Robert George Mc Cleary

27 February 1860–19 January 1928 (Age 67)
Percy Township, Northumberland, Canada West, British Colonial America

The Life of Robert George

When Robert George Mc Cleary was born on 27 February 1860, in Percy Township, Northumberland, Canada West, British Colonial America, his father, John Mc Cleary, was 51 and his mother, Caroline Spencer, was 28. He married Mary Elizabeth Augusta Curtis on 3 February 1886, in Trenton, Quinte West, Hastings, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Northumberland, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. He died on 19 January 1928, in Percy Township, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Robert George Mc Cleary
Mary Elizabeth Augusta Curtis
Marriage: 3 February 1886
George Harold McLeary
Lillie May McCleary

Spouse and Children

3 February 1886
Trenton, Quinte West, Hastings, Ontario, Canada


    George Harold McLeary


    Lillie May McCleary


Parents and Siblings

    John Mc Cleary


    Caroline Spencer




    Samuel Mc Cleary


    Albert Mc Cleary


    Mary Jane McClarey


    Harriett Ann Mc Cleary


    John Mc Cleary


+4 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 7

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Age 9

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 23

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • George Mcclery, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • George McLeary in household of John McLeary, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Robert George Mccleary in entry for George Henry Mccleary, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"

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