10 October 1875–7 January 1954 (Age 78)
Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Ireland
When John Joseph McClay was born on 10 October 1875, in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Ireland, his father, John Stewart McClay, was 33 and his mother, Alice E Pass, was 30. He married Frances Jane McClay on 6 August 1912, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan Territory, United States in 1920 and Holland Township, Ottawa, Michigan, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1875. He died on 7 January 1954, in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Holland, Ottawa, Michigan, United States.
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