Dear researchers, In my search for McBurneys I come upon those that might not be related. In case someone else is searching the following was found in the California records. Marriage of W.H. McBurney and Marie Brooks in County of Sacramento, 11 March 1869 by James S. McDonald, Pastor of Presbyterian Church, Paco. Death of William H. McBurney 24 December 1874, Sacramento, California, age 45, born Illinois, cause consumption.