Alexander McKinlay

Alexander McKinlay

Male 1915 - 1980  (64 years)

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  • Name Alexander McKinlay 
    Born 28 Sep 1915  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Milit-Beg 20 Jun 1940  serving in Northwest Europe during hostilities Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence Apr 1941  Nanaimo, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 07 May 1980  Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried 10 May 1980  Mountain View Memorial Gardens, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Person ID I196  McClelland Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2012 

    Father James Taylor McKinlay,   b. 31 Mar 1882, Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1962, Nelson, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Caroline Pollock Mulholland Seright,   b. 10 May 1885, Blairdardie, East Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Sep 1969, Nelson, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1908  Town Hall, Clydebank, Parish of Old Kilpatrick, County of Dumbarton, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Verdie Rosamond Vickery,   b. 06 Sep 1918, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 2011, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1941  South Calgary United Church, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7, 8
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F85  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1915 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Mar 1941 - South Calgary United Church, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1941 - Nanaimo, B.C. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 May 1980 - Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 May 1980 - Mountain View Memorial Gardens, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    McKinlay brothers
    McKinlay brothers
    L-R: John, Alexander, and James.
    McKinlay clan
    McKinlay clan
    In the photo, the four children of James McKinlay and Caroline Seright are shown. Taken September 1969 in Nelson, from L-R, Jim and his second wife, John and Rose, Alex and Verdie, and Jack and Sadie.
    McKinlay siblings
    McKinlay siblings
    Children and James and Caroline McKinlay: l-r: Alexander, Sarah, James and John
    Alex and Verdie McKinlay
    Alex and Verdie McKinlay
    Photo with Alex wearing his regimental uniform
    Alex and Verdie McKinlay
    Alex and Verdie McKinlay
    Enjoying a holiday in Hawaii, their favourite vacation spot
    South Alberta Regiment badge showing mountains, sky and prairie, adopted in 1921
    South Alberta Regiment badge showing mountains, sky and prairie, adopted in 1921
    Alex's regiment badge
    South Alberta Regiment shoulder flash
    South Alberta Regiment shoulder flash
    Alex's regiment title
    Alexander McKinlay
    Alexander McKinlay
    head shot

    Histories
    Veterans of the McClelland and Related Families
    Veterans of the McClelland and Related Families
    Canadian and US Veterans

  • Sources 
    1. [S229] Memorial - Alexander McKinlay, (Jacques Funeral Home, Calgary, Alberta, May 1980).

    2. [S734] South Albertas - SAR at War, Donald E. Graves, (Robin Brass Studio, Toronto, Ontario, 1998).

    3. [S421] Marriage - McKinlay/Vickery, (The Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta, March 18/19, 1941).

    4. [S40] Obit - Alexander McKinlay, (The Calgary Herald, Calgary, Alberta, May 8, 1980).

    5. [S132] Marriage - McKinlay/Seright, (March 13, 1908).

    6. [S257] Tribute - Pop McKinlay, (Granite Chips, Nelson, B.C., February 1958).

    7. [S10] Discussions - Jack & Sadie, (Nelson, B.C., 1995 - 2001).

    8. [S890] Obit - Verdie McKinlay, (Calgary Herald, Jan 27, 2011).