John McClelland

Male 1854 - 1899  (45 years)


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  • Name John McClelland 
    Born 03 Mar 1854  Doagh, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation a labourer and member of the teamster local driving a dray (a heavy four wheeled cart used to transport beer kegs). John was killed in a work accident when his dray's horse took fright and ran away. His son John, who would have been 13-15 years old at the time, gave up a college scholarship and went to work to support the family.
      [2, 3
    Died 07 Apr 1899  61 Mackay Street, Belfast, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I192  McClelland Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 

    Father John McClelland,   b. 1828, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Agnes Thompson McCloskey,   b. Abt 1830, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Mar 1851  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Family ID F80  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annie Gamble Cuthbert,   b. 1859, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Sep 1916, 80 Spamount Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1878  Park Gate, Parish of Donegore, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Jane Jeannie McClelland,   b. 11 Sep 1879, Antrim, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1960, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. John McClelland,   b. 26 Oct 1881, Moyadam, Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1962, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. James McClelland,   b. Mar 1884, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1980, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 95 years)
     4. Agnes McClelland,   b. 03 Mar 1887, Belfast, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1979, Sarcee Auxilliary Hospital, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     5. Margaret Ann McClelland,   b. 18 May 1890, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Aug 1967, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Robert McClelland,   b. Abt 1895, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1917, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)
     7. Emily Gamble McClelland,   b. 12 Feb 1898, 61 Mackay Street, Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F78  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 03 Mar 1854 - Doagh, County Antrim, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    McClelland/Cuthbert Marriage Record
    McClelland/Cuthbert Marriage Record
    Registration record for June 15, 1878 marriage

    Histories
    McClelland Descendents
    McClelland Descendents
    Contains a narrative on the descendents of William McClelland born around 1800. This branch of the McClelland clan lived in and around county Antrim, Ireland (now Northern Ireland), with several individuals and their families venturing to North America in the early 1900's.

    The research shown follows a total of five generations, with photos provided where available.

  • Notes 
    • raised canaries as a hobby

  • Sources 
    1. [S881] McConnell Tree, (2012).

    2. [S124] Letter - Phil McClelland, (circa 1970).

    3. [S48] Letter - Millie McClelland, (1980, 1995).

    4. [S1346] Death - John McClelland, (April 12, 1899).

    5. [S1092] Marriage - McClelland/McCloskey.

    6. [S414] Marriage - McClelland/Cuthbert, (15 June 1878).