Murray Edward McBurney 2,48
- Born: 17 Sep 1937, Souris, Manitoba, Canada 2,48,492
- Marriage: Lorna Evelyn McFarlane
- Died: 6 Dec 1972, Camperville, Manitoba, Canada at age 35 2,48
- Buried: Souris, Manitoba, Canada 492
Cause of his death was accidental, plane crash.
The following was submitted by Lorna Hart to the publication "Bo tany District The First 100 Years":
Edward Murray McBurney, son of Harry and Catherine McBurney grew up o n NE 7-7-21, received his education at Botany and Souris Schools, an d 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 Decembe r 6, 1972.
The children and their families are:
Sherran Marlene, born June 16,1957; married Don McBrien of Hartney i n 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 19 78. They have three daughters - Maire, Meagan, and Morgan. Dale presen tly 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 i n 1983. They live in Brandon.
From Kim Mills:
Murray's death was accidental, died in northern Manitoba at Campervill e. He was on a hunting trip with his cousin, Bob McBurney and his fri end, Jack Morris.
Noted events in his life were:
• Alt. Death, 8 Dec 1972, Souris, Manitoba, Canada. 492
Murray married Lorna Evelyn McFarlane.