arrow arrow
John McBurney
(1811-1872)
Mary Atkinson
(1817-1896)
James Maurice Switzer
(1813-1880)
Martha Rebekah Simpson
(1817-1899)
James Arthur McBurney
(1840-1901)
Selina Angela Switzer
(1844-1931)

Joseph Albert McBurney
(1872-1950)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
Christina Pritchard

Joseph Albert McBurney 2,51

  • Born: 23 Dec 1872, Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,25,51,91
  • Christened: 31 Mar 1873, Wingham, Huron, Ontario, Canada 487
  • Marriage: Christina Pritchard on 16 Oct 1901 in Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,51,127
  • Died: 2 May 1950, Glenwood, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada at age 77 2,25,51,400
  • Buried: 1950, Souris, Manitoba, Canada 25

bullet   Another name for Joseph was Joe McBurney.2

picture

bullet  General Notes:

The following was submitted by Harry and Melvin McBurney to th e publication "Botany District The First 100 Years":

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph McBurney came from Kincardine, Ontario with thei r 6 month old son, Harry, in the spring of 1903. A year later, they mo ved to Brookdale, where they farmed until 1910. Then they moved back t o the Botany District with their three sons, Harry, Earl, and Melville .
Their daughter, Muriel, was born a year later. All the children attend ed Botany School.
In 1938, Mr. and Mrs. McBurney sold out and retired to live in Souris . Mr. McBurney passed away in 1950. Mrs. McBurney was living with he r daughter Muriel Rayner in Brandon, at the time of her death in 1952.

As an old man, Joe became blind.

bullet  Burial Notes:

Event Description: Souris & Glenwood Cemetery

picture

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1881 Census of Canada: Joseph, age 8, with father Arthur, age 40, mother Selina, age 37, an, 4 Apr 1881. 215 d siblings John J., age 13, Mary, age 12, Thomas A., age 10, William , age 6, Alfred, age 4, and Walter, age 1.
Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
Ontario, Bruce Co., Huron Twp., p. 19, lines 12-20, household 91;
Joseph, age 8, with father Arthur, age 40, mother Selina, age 37, an d siblings John, age 13, Mary, age12, Thomas, age 10, William, age 6 , Alfred, age 4, and Walter, age 2 months.

Religion: C. Methodist, 4 Apr 1881. 215 Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada

1891 Census of Canada: Joseph, age 18, with father Arthur, age 50, mothere Selina, age 49, an, 21 Apr 1891. 216 d siblings Thomas, age 20, William, age 16, Charles, age 14, and Walte r, age 11.
Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada
Ontario, Huron West Co., Ashfield Twp., p. 33, lines 4-10, household 1 57;
Joseph, age 18, with father Arthur, age 50, mother Selina, age 49, an d siblings Thomas, age 20, William, age 16, Charles, age 14, and Walte r, age 11.

Residence, 1903. 459 Botany District, Manitoba, Canada
Moved from Kincardine, Ontario



1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Joseph, age 34, with wife Christina, age 36, and children Harry E., ag, 27 Jun 1906. 488 e 4, Elmer E., age 2, and Mel E., age 1 month.
Hartney, Grassland, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Brandon Dist., Hartney, p. 6, lines 17-21, household 37;
Joseph, age 34, with wife Christina, age 36, and children Harry E., ag e 4, Elmer E., age 2, and Mel E., age 1 month.



1911 Census of Canada: Joseph, age 38, with wife Christina, age 42, children Harry (Henry), a, 1911. 489 ge 8, Elmer, age 6, Melville, age 5, and Muriel, age 2 months, with do mestics Leonard Ketchem, age 15, and Olive Sherman, age 20.
Brandon District, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Brandon Dist., Glenwood Mun., p. 3, lines 48-50, p. 4, line s 1-5, household 30;
Joseph, age 38, with wife Christina, age 42, children Harry (Henry), a ge 8, Elmer, age 6, Melville, age 5, and Muriel, age 2 months, with do mestics Leonard Ketchem, age 15, and Olive Sherman, age 20.



1916 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Joseph, age 44, with wife Christina, age 47, and children Henry, age 1, 1916. 19,77 3, Elmer Earl, age 11, Melville, age 10, and Muriel, age 5, with labor er George Jackson, age 28.
Souris, Manitoba, Canada
P. 12, Line 50, P. 13, Lines 1 - 6,, Household 138, Twp. 7, Rge. 22; J oseph, age 44, with wife Christina, age 47, and children Henry, age 13 , Elmer Earl, age 11, Melville, age 10, and Muriel, age 5, with labore r George Jackson, age 28.



1921 Census of Canada: Joseph, age 48, with wife Christina, age 51, and children Henry, age 1, 1921. 490 8, Earl, age 16, Melville, age 15, and Muriel, age 10.
Glenwood, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Manitoba, Brandon, Glenwood Mun.; Sec. 6, Twp. 7, Rge. 21, W1; p. 6, l ines 11-16, household 55;
Joseph, age 48, with wife Christina, age 51, and children Henry, age 1 8, Earl, age 16, Melville, age 15, and Muriel, age 10.

Retirement: Sold their farm, to live in Souris, Manitoba, 1938. 51



Grave Marker: Souris & Glenwood Cemetery, 1960. 19 Souris, Manitoba, Canada



1901 Census of Canada: Josephe, age 29, with brother Alfred, age 24, 16 Apr 1901. 91 Ashfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada

Residence: Moved from Botany District, Manitoba, Between 1904 and 1910. 51 Brookdale, Manitoba, Canada

Residence, After 1910. 51 Botany District, Manitoba, Canada
Moved from Brookdale, Manitoba back To Botany District

Residence: Sec. 7, Twp. 7, Rge. 22, W1, 27 Jun 1906. 488 Hartney, Grassland, Manitoba, Canada


picture

Joseph married Christina Pritchard, daughter of Henry H. Pritchard and Christina McNiel, on 16 Oct 1901 in Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,51.,127 (Christina Pritchard was born on 1 Jun 1869 in Ripley, Bruce, Ontario, Canada,2,51,400 died on 19 Dec 1952 in Glenwood, Brandon, Manitoba, Canada 2,25,51,400 and was buried in 1950 in Souris, Manitoba, Canada 19,25,400.)




Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This Web Site was Created 17 Jun 2018 with Legacy 8.0 from Millennia