Ada Laura Mclellan

22 August 1868–13 November 1953 (Age 85)
New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Ada Laura

When Ada Laura Mclellan was born on 22 August 1868, in New Brunswick, Canada, her father, Robert Leslie McLellan, was 30 and her mother, Rebecca Irene Alexander, was 24. She married Albin D. Estey on 10 April 1890, in Bloomfield, Wilmot, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Montebello, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Montebello Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 13 November 1953, in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albin D. Estey
Ada Laura Mclellan
Marriage: 10 April 1890
Guy Irving Estey
Leroy Estey
Zeetah Hazel Estey
Ralph Albin Estey

Spouse and Children

10 April 1890
Bloomfield, Wilmot, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada


Parents and Siblings

    Robert Leslie McLellan


    Rebecca Irene Alexander




    Herbert A. McLellan


    Irene Rebecca McLellan



    Irvine William Eldridge McLellan



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World Events (8)

1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 1

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.

Age 1

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 23

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of McClellan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ada L Estey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ada L Estes in household of Albin D Estes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ada McLellan in household of Robert McLellan, "Canada Census, 1881"

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