Researching Boyke Family Genealogy, Looking for information regarding John E. Boyke Sr. His estimated Birth Year was abt 1853-1859. Birthplace: Germany. Spouse Emilie C.Pettke (Also spelled Amelia). Year of Immigration 1888. They had seven children. Two of the children died of Cholera in August of 1898. The other children are as follows: John E. Boyke, Jr., Paul J. Boyke, Wm T. Boyke, Helen M. Boyke, Esther M. Boyke. Thank you in advance for any information.