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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)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Christina Pritchard

Joseph Albert McBurney 2,48

  • Born: 22 Dec 1872, , Kinloss, Bruce, Ontario, Canada 2,48,514
  • Christened: 31 Mar 1873, Wingham, Turnberry, Huron, Ontario, Canada 515
  • Marriage: Christina Pritchard on 16 Oct 1901 2,48,513
  • Died: 2 May 1950, Glenwood Municipality, , Manitoba, Canada at age 77 2,48,410
  • Buried: May 1950, Souris, , Manitoba, Canada 24,410,511

bullet   Another name for Joseph was Joe McBurney.2

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bullet  General Notes:

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

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph McBurney came from Kincardine, Ontario with their 6 month old son, Harry, in the spring of 1903. A year later, they moved to Brookdale, where they farmed until 1910. Then they moved back to the Botany District with their three sons, Harry, Earl, and Melville.
Their daughter, Muriel, was born a year later. All the children attended 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 her daughter Muriel Rayner in Brandon, at the time of her death in 1952.

As an old man, Joe became blind. 2,48

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:



1881 Census of Canada, 4 Apr 1881, , Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 195 Ontario, Bruce Co., Huron Twp., p. 19, lines 12-20, household 91;
Joseph, age 8, with father Arthur, age 40, mother Selina, age 37, and 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, , Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 195



1891 Census of Canada, 21 Apr 1891, , Huron, Bruce, Ontario, Canada. 196 Ontario, Huron West Co., Ashfield Twp., p. 33, lines 4-10, household 157;
Joseph, age 18, with father Arthur, age 50, mother Selina, age 49, and siblings Thomas, age 20, William, age 16, Charles, age 14, and Walter, age 11.



1901 Census of Canada, 10 Apr 1901, , Ashfield, Huron, Ontario, Canada. 514 Ashfield Twp., Huron Co., Ontario, p. 9, lines 18-19, household 76;
Joe, age 29, with brother Alfred, age 24.

Residence, 1903, , Botany District, , Manitoba, Canada. 183 Moved from Kincardine, Ontario

Residence: Moved from Botany District, Manitoba, 1904-1910, Brookdale, , Manitoba, Canada. 48



1906 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta): Sec. 7, Twp. 7, Rge. 22, W1, 27 Jun 1906, Hartney, Cameron, Manitoba, Canada. 516 Manitoba, Brandon Dist., Hartney, p. 6, lines 17-21, household 37;
Joseph, age 34, with wife Christina, age 36, and children Harry E., age 4, Elmer E., age 2, and Mel E., age 1 month.

Residence, After 1910, , Botany District, , Manitoba, Canada. 48 Moved from Brookdale, Manitoba back To Botany District



1911 Census of Canada: Twp. 7, Rge. 22, W1, 1911, , Brandon District, Manitoba, Canada. 517 Manitoba, Brandon Dist., Glenwood Mun., p. 3, lines 48-50, p. 4, lines 1-5, household 30;
Joseph, age 38, with wife Christina, age 42, children Harry (Henry), age 8, Elmer, age 6, Melville, age 5, and Muriel, age 2 months, with domestics Leonard Ketchem, age 15, and Olive Sherman, age 20.



1916 Census of Canada (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta), 1916, Souris, , Manitoba, Canada. 24 P. 12, Line 50, P. 13, Lines 1 - 6,, Household 138, Twp. 7, Rge. 22; Joseph, age 44, with wife Christina, age 47, and children Henry, age 13, Elmer Earl, age 11, Melville, age 10, and Muriel, age 5, with laborer George Jackson, age 28.



1921 Census of Canada, 1921, Glenwood Municipality, , Manitoba, Canada. 518 Manitoba, Brandon, Glenwood Mun.; Sec. 6, Twp. 7, Rge. 21, W1; p. 6, lines 11-16, household 55;
Joseph, age 48, with wife Christina, age 51, and children Henry, age 18, Earl, age 16, Melville, age 15, and Muriel, age 10.

Retirement: Sold their farm, to live in Souris, Manitoba, 1938. 48



Grave Marker, 1952, Souris, , Manitoba, Canada. 24


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Joseph married Christina Pritchard, daughter of Henry Pritchard and Christina McNiel, on 16 Oct 1901 2,48.,513 (Christina Pritchard was born on 1 Jun 1869 in Ripley, Bruce, Ontario, Canada,2,48,410 died on 19 Dec 1952 in Glenwood Municipality, , Manitoba, Canada 2,48,410 and was buried on 20 Dec 1952 in Souris, , Manitoba, Canada 24,410.)




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