John William Cochrane McClelland

John William Cochrane McClelland

Male 1908 - 2002  (93 years)

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  • Name John William Cochrane McClelland  [1
    Born 29 Mar 1908  Belfast, Antrim County, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 01 Jun 1916  3819 Center Street, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Name Jack McClelland  [3, 5
    Died 29 Jan 2002  Kootenay Lake District Hospital, Nelson, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Person ID I74  McClelland Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2015 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Isabella Cochrane Sloane,   b. 1880, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1909, Belfast, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1904  Agnes Street Presbyterian Church, Belfast, Parish of Shankill, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Townsend McKinlay,   b. 22 Jan 1909, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 2008, Nelson, B.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 13 Jul 1935  South Calgary United Church, Calgary, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11, 12, 13
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Mar 1908 - Belfast, Antrim County, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 01 Jun 1916 - 3819 Center Street, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Jul 1935 - South Calgary United Church, Calgary, Alberta Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jan 2002 - Kootenay Lake District Hospital, Nelson, B.C. Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Cecelia and Bud Mason
    Cecelia and Bud Mason
    Photo taken June 1981, L-R: Bud and Cecilia Mason, Bessie and Carl Bloom, and Jack McClelland.
    Jack and Sadie McClelland
    Jack and Sadie McClelland
    The photo shows Sadie and Jack with their wedding party at their 50th wedding anniversary, from left to right; Nan McKinlay (bridesmaid and Sadie's cousin), Sadie, John, and Phil McClelland (best man, and John's brother).
    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.
    John and Robina McKinlay and family members
    John and Robina McKinlay and family members
    Shown in the photo, taken August 1954 are: top row (L-R) Robina McKinlay (nee Dewar), John R.T. McKinlay, Cecelia McNeill (nee McKinlay), middle row (L-R) Robina's daughter and her husband, Peg and Tom Donaldson, front row (L-R) Jack McClelland and youngest son
    Picnic Table Dedication Plaque
    Picnic Table Dedication Plaque
    Close-up of the dedication plaque for the table placed in Rosemont Park in memory of Jack McClelland.
    Picnic Table Memorial
    Picnic Table Memorial
    Photo of a picnic table placed in Rosemont Park as a memorial to Jack McClelland.
    Nelson City Council, 1962
    Nelson City Council, 1962
    Jack served as Alderman for the City of Nelson for two terms, from 1956 to 1962. During his first term, the Nelson Council and community successfully lobbied the provincial government to build BOB, the Big Orange Bridge across the West Arm in 1957.
    Mac's Greenhouse, Nelson
    Mac's Greenhouse, Nelson
    Opened in 1938 on Front Street
    Isabella Sloane and son, John
    Isabella Sloane and son, John
    circa 1908, Belfast
    Annie Cuthbert and grandchildren
    Annie Cuthbert and grandchildren
    Photo taken in Belfast
    John William McClelland
    John William McClelland
    head shot

    Documents
    John McClelland Family
    John McClelland Family
    1916 Canadian Census, Alberta
    Marriage Certificate
    Marriage Certificate
    John McClelland and Sarah McKinlay

  • Notes 
    • was brought to Calgary from Belfast in 1912 by his Auntie Aggie [14]

  • Sources 
    1. [S741] Birth - John McClelland, (May 1916).

    2. [S3] Letter - living relative, (1997 - 1999).

    3. [S735] Memorial - John W McClelland, (Nelson, B.C., February 2002).

    4. [S975] Census - 1916 Alberta.

    5. [S12] Recollection - living relative, (1996-1999).

    6. [S736] Death - John W McClelland, (February 2002).

    7. [S737] Obit - John William McClelland, (February 1, 2002).

    8. [S127] Marriage - McClelland/Sloan, (newspaper unknown, October 24, 1904.).

    9. [S413] Marriage - McClelland/Sloane, (October 24, 1904).

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

    11. [S107] Marriage - McClelland/McKinlay, (The Calgary Daily Herald, Calgary, Alberta, July 25, 1935).

    12. [S268] Anniversary - Jack & Sadie, (1995).

    13. [S738] Marriage - McClelland/McKinlay, (Calgary, Alberta, July 1935).

    14. [S817] E-Mail - living relative, (2006).