Hugh McBurney 2,48
- Born: 14 Oct 1870, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48
- Marriage: Mary Maud Passmore on 1 Feb 1906 in Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48,317
- Died: 12 Jul 1957, Erskine, Stettler, Alberta, Canada at age 86 2,48,52
- Buried: After 12 Jul 1957, Elgin, Manitoba, Canada 52
Lived in the Westhall District on a farm south of Underhill, Manitoba.
Noted events in his life were:
• 1871 Census of Canada, 2 Apr 1871, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 208 Ontario, Bruce Co., Kinloss Twp., p. 75, line 20, p. 76, lines 1-6, D welling 266;
Hugh, age 6 months, with father Hugh, age 35, mother Mary Jane, age 29 , and siblings Sarah E., age 7, John, age 6, and Joseph, age 3, an d a C. Angus McKinnin, age 16, from Ontario.
• 1881 Census of Canada: Hugh, age 10, with father Edward, age 40, mother Mary, age 39, and sib, 4 Apr 1881, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 282 lings Samuel, age 16, John, age 15, Joseph, age 12, William, age 9, Ed ward, age 6, and Richard, age 5.
Ontario, Bruce Co., Kinloss Twp., p. 21, lines 17-25, household 98;
Hugh, age 10, with step-father Edward, age 40, mother Mary Jane (Tiffi n-McBurney), age 39, and siblings Samuel, age 16, John, age 15, Joseph , age 15, William, age 9, Edward, age 6, and Richard, age 5.
Samuel, William, and Edward are from Edward's marriage to Catherine Jo hnstone.
John, Joseph, Hugh, and Richard are from Mary Jane's marriage to Hug h McBurney.
• Religion: Presbyterian, 4 Apr 1881, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 282
• 1901 Census of Canada: Twp. 5, Range 22 & 23, 16 Apr 1901, Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. 283 Manitoba, Brandon Dist., Cameron Mun., p. 9, lines 7-9, household 77;
Hugh, age 30, with Mother Mary, age 59, and half-brother Robert Taylor , age 19.
• Residence, 21 Feb 1906, Underhill, Manitoba, Canada. 317 at the time of his marrriage to Mary Maude Passmore.
• 1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta), 30 Jun 1906, Underhill, Manitoba, Canada. 284 Manitoba, Souris District, Underhill P.O., p. 10, family 79;
Hugh, age 35, with wife Mary, age 22, and mother Mary Jane (McBurney ) Taylor, age 65.
• 1916 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Hugh, age 44, with wife Mary, age 32, and children Doris, age 7, Earl, 1916, Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. 285 , age 6, and Melvin, age 1, with Father-in Law John Passmore, age 79 , employee William Smith, age 21, lodger martha, Elphick, age 40, empl oyee John Passmore, age 18, and Hugh's mother Ma
Manitoba, Souris District, Cameron Municipality, Twp. 5, Rge. 22, W1 , p. 18, lines 12-21, household 179;
Hugh, age 44, with wife Mary, age 32, and children Doris, age 7, Earl , age 6, and Melvin, age 1, with Father-in Law John Passmore, age 79 , employee William Smith, age 21, lodger martha, Elphick, age 40, empl oyee John Passmore, age 18, and Hugh's mother Mary Taylor, age 79.
• 1921 Census of Canada, 1921, Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. 286 Manitoba, Souris District, Cameron Municipality, Sec. 16, Twp. 5, Rge . 22, W1, p. 8, lines 20-27, household 76;
Hugh, age 50, with wife Mary Maud, age 37, and children Doris, age 18 , Earl, age 10, Melvin, age 6, and Jean, age 4, with Mary's father Joh n Passmore, age 84, and Hugh's mother Mary (McBurney) Taylor, age 89.
• Grave Marker: Elgin Cemetery, 1957, Elgin, Manitoba, Canada. 78
• 1911 Census of Canada, 2 Jun 1911, Souris, Manitoba, Canada. 156
• Canadian Voter List, 1935, Underhill, Manitoba, Canada. 28
• 1891 Census of Canada: Hugh, age 20, living with the John Kinear family as a farm worker, 5 May 1891, Glenwood, Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada. 178
• Religion: Presbyterian, 21 Feb 1906, Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 317
• 1911 Census of Canada: Hugh, age 36, with wife Mary, age 34, and children Doris, age 3, and E, 2 Jun 1911, Souris, Manitoba, Canada. 156 arl, age 1, with a Mrs. Tayloy, age 49 (widow), and labourers Ralph Bi ggs, age 17, and Bertha Elphik, age 21.
• Canadian Voter List, 1940, Underhill, Manitoba, Canada. 28
Hugh married Mary Maud Passmore, daughter of John Passmore and Anne Ferguson, on 1 Feb 1906 in Langside, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48.,317 (Mary Maud Passmore was born on 24 Jul 1885 in Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada 2,48,51 and died on 18 Mar 1930 in Cameron, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada 2,48,318.)
Wingham Advance (Huron Co., Ontario), March 1, 1906, p. 8, c. 4.
Langside [Kinloss Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario]. Wedding Bells - A very pl easant event took place at Cedar Grove Farm, the home of Mr. and Mrs . Wm. Hetherington, lot 32, con. 3, Kinloss, on Wednesday, Feb. 1st, b eing the marriage of Miss Maude Passmore of Teeswater, (who formerly r esided with Mrs. Hetherington) to Mr. Hugh McBurney, a prosperous youn g farmer of Underhill, Man. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. S.C . Edmunds of Whitechurch. The groom was assisted by Mr. Archie Passmor e of Teeswater, brother of the bride, while Miss May Bell Hetherington , cousiin of the groom, cousin of the groom, acted as bridesmaid, wit h little May Passmore of Toronto and Ruthie Passmore of Teeswater, bot h nieces of the bride, as flower girl and ring bearer, respectively. P romptly as six o'clock, to the strains of the wedding march played b y Miss Eliza Jarvis, the bridal party took their places beneath a beau tiful arch of evergreens, trimmed with white chrysanthemums and tinsel . The bride was given away by her brother, Mr. Alex Passmore of Teeswa ter. The bride looked charming in a dress of cream crepe-de-chene, tri mmed with chiffon and lace and wearing the customary bridal veil caugh t up with a wreath of orange blossoms. The bridesmaid wore a dress o f white organdie trimmed with allover lace and ribbon. The little girl s looked cute, little May in cream cashmere and little Ruthie in whit e silk. The flowers were pink and white roses. When the ceremony was o ver, Miss Eliza Jarvis rendered a beautiful selection on the organ whi le congratulations were given, after which all sat down to a most boun tiful wedding dinner, served by four young ladies, Miss Tillie Jarvi s of Fordyce, Miss Charlotte Grant of Teeswater, Miss Berta Hetheringt on and Miss Lottie Bell of Langside. The decorations in the dining roo m were streamers of the national colors and boquets of asters. After t he dinner of which nearly fifty partook, the evening was spent in musi c, games, recitations. Mr. and Mrs. Hetherington made a good host an d hostess, and their genial manner added much to the evening's enjoyme nt. Among the guests from a distance were Mr. and Mrs. R. Ferguson o f Walkerton, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Ferguson, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Irwin an d little Grace of Belgrave and Mrs. A. McGillivary of Wingham and Mr . Jas. Hetherington of Lebannon, South Dakota. The high esteem in whic h the bride was held was shown by the many beautiful and useful presen ts received. The groom's gift to the bride was a gold guard and toile t set, to the bridesmaid a gold brooch, to the groomsman a beautiful s carf pin, and to each of the little girls, a gold bracelet. The happ y couple left on the afternoon train, next day. The bride's travellin g suit was navy blue ladies' cloth with white silk waist and hat to ma tch. They will visit friends in Toronto and Winnipeg before taking u p their residence in the West. Note by Editor. We received two account s of this wedding, and the first (the above) was in type when the seco nd arrived.