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John Wilson McBurney
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1843
Guernsey County
Ohio, USA
Death: May 19, 1907
Kansas City
Clay County
Missouri, USA

Husband of Laura Catherine [McNeel] McBurney. Father of 6 girls: Ula B, McBurney (1873-1874), Bertha Belle [McBurney] McBurney (1874-1927), Effie Etta McBurney (1877-1877), Issolee Margaret "Isley" [McBurney] Tackitt (1878-?), Nannie Wilson [McBurney] Reynolds (1879-1962) and Martha Elizabeth [McBurney] Mabary (1882-1961).

From "History of Lafayette County, Mo., carefully written and compiled from the most authentic official and private sources" St. Louis, Mo. Historical Company, 1881:

"John W. McBurney, farmer, post office Odessa, is a native of Guernsey County, Ohio, born in 1843. His boyhood was spent in Illinois. At the age of thirteen his parents moved to Iowa, where they remained until 1865, when they came to Missouri, and settled in this county on a farm. September 4, 1861, he enlisted in the U. S. army, 3rd Iowa Cavalry. Was in the battles of Kirksville, Moose's Mill, Helena, Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Whitewater, Little Rock, Guntown, Tupelo, Independence, and Newtonia. Was honorably discharged July 26, 1865. In 1873, January 3rd, he was united in marriage to Miss Laura McNeal, of this county. They have three children, Bertha L., Margaret I., and Nanie W. Mr. McBurney is a member of the A. F. & A. M., and also of the Presbyterian Church, (O. S.) Mr. McBurney devotes considerable of his time and attention to the breeding of Norman horses, of which laudable enterprise he should have the cooperation of all who desire
to see improvement in the stock of the county."
Family links: 
  Benjamin McBurney (1813 - 1883)
  Martha Wheeler McBurney (1814 - 1883)
  Laura Catherine McNeel McBurney (1843 - 1902)*
  Ula B. McBurney (1873 - 1874)*
  Bertha Belle McBurney McBurney (1874 - 1927)*
  Effie Etta McBurney (1877 - 1877)*
  Issolee Margaret McBurney Tackitt Bryan (1878 - 1914)*
  Nannie Wilson McBurney Reynolds (1879 - 1962)*
  Martha Elizabeth McBurney Mabary (1882 - 1961)*
  Mary Margaret McBurney Ornduff (1838 - 1916)*
  Martha A. McBurney Nutting (1840 - 1926)*
  John Wilson McBurney (1843 - 1907)
  Samuel L. McBurney (1846 - 1928)*
  William A McBurney (1854 - 1938)*
  Robert Armstrong McBurney (1857 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Tabor Cemetery
Lafayette County
Missouri, USA
Created by: Dave Davidson
Record added: Apr 16, 2009
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John Wilson McBurney
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John Wilson McBurney
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