Donald A. McLean

27 July 1882–18 January 1953 (Age 70)
Stanton, Montcalm, Michigan, United States

The Life of Donald A.

When Donald A. McLean was born on 27 July 1882, in Stanton, Montcalm, Michigan, United States, his father, Donald A McLean, was 36 and his mother, Mary Jane Parker, was 31. He married Lenora I Dexter on 22 February 1903, in Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Laramie, Albany, Wyoming, United States for about 10 years and Encinitas Judicial Township, San Diego, California, United States in 1940. He died on 18 January 1953, in San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Donald A. McLean
1882–1953
Lenora I Dexter
1881–1971
Marriage: 22 February 1903
Warner D. Mclean
1905–1968
Lois Eloise Mclean
1907–1997
Frederick Donald McLean
1909–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 February 1903
Fort Collins, Larimer, Colorado, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Donald A McLean

    Male1846–1927Male

    Mary Jane Parker

    Female1851–1889Female

siblings

(4)

    Warren D. Mclean

    Male1871–1958Male

    Walter Joseph Mclean

    Male1872–Male

    Wilbur Mclean

    Male1872–1947Male

    Male1882–1953Male

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 5

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 19

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Eathain, a patronymic from a personal name meaning ‘servant of (Saint) John’. The family bearing this name were chieftains in several islands of the Inner Hebrides.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Eóin, cognate with 1, from a different Gaelic form of Johannes (John). Compare McGlone .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Donald A Mclean Jr. in household of Donald A Mclean, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Donald A Mclean, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Donald A Mclam, "United States Census, 1920"

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