Murray Edward McBurney 2,48
- Born: 17 Sep 1937, Souris, , Manitoba, Canada 2,48,533
- Marriage: Lorna Evelyn McFarlane
- Died: 6 Dec 1972, Camperville, , Manitoba, Canada at age 35 2,48
- Buried: Souris, , Manitoba, Canada 533
Cause of his death was accidental, plane crash.48
The following was submitted by Lorna Hart to the publication "Botany District The First 100 Years":
Edward Murray McBurney, son of Harry and Catherine McBurney grew up on NE 7-7-21, received his education at Botany and Souris Schools, and then farmed on the home farm.
Murray married Lorna Evelyn McFarlane, of Souris, on September 1, 1956. They had four children, one daughter and three sons.
Murray lost his life accidentally, at the age of 35 years, on December 6, 1972.
The children and their families are:
Sherran Marlene, born June 16,1957; married Don McBrien of Hartney in 1977. They have four children, two girls and two boys - Keri, Derek, Jason and Kelly. They are living at Hay River, N.W.T.;
William Dale, born October7,1958; married Janet Cowan of Hartney in 1978. They have three daughters - Maire, Meagan, and Morgan. Dale presently farms the NE 7-7-21;
Brian Scott, born July 17, 1962; married Alanna Teale of Victoria, B.C. in 1985. They have a son, Kyle, and make their home in Victoria, B.C.;
Blaine Lee, born December 25, 1963; married Nita Payette of Hartney in 1983. They live in Brandon.
From Kim Mills:
Murray's death was accidental, died in northern Manitoba at Camperville. He was on a hunting trip with his cousin, Bob McBurney and his friend, Jack Morris. 2,48
Murray crashed near Camperville, Manitoba
Noted events in his life were:
• Alt. Death, 8 Dec 1972, Souris, , Manitoba, Canada. 533
Murray married Lorna Evelyn McFarlane.