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William Leon McClelland
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1897
Ivanhoe
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1982
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA

William Leon McClelland was born August 10, 1897 in Ivanhoe, Bulloch County, Georgia. One of ten children, he was the son of William Madison McClelland and Manie Veranda Glisson McClelland. He and his wife Ruby Robena Bell McClelland had five children: Tarver Lee McClelland, Nevada Faye McClelland Brittingham, Shirley Gwenell McClelland Owens Holt, Doris Glenda McClelland Carpenter, and Melba Jo McClelland Royal Lott. He was a member of Olive Branch Baptist Church in Bryan County, Georgia. Leon died at age 84 on January 3, 1982 in Statesboro, Bulloch County after a long illness and is buried at Old Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery in Bulloch County. His funeral was at the Smith-Tillman Mortuary in Statesboro. His ancestry was Scots, Scots-Irish, English, German, and--through the Martin and Strickland surnames--Native American (Lumbee). 
 
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 Parents:
  William Madison McClelland (1869 - 1935)
  Manie Veranda Glisson McClelland (1865 - 1945)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruby Robena Bell McClelland (1901 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Tarver Lee McClelland (1919 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Gertrude McClelland (1891 - 1891)*
  Pernell McClelland (1892 - 1952)*
  Nevada McClelland Bell (1894 - 1985)*
  Willie Clyde McClelland Moore (1896 - 1959)*
  William Leon McClelland (1897 - 1982)
  Rufus McClelland (1899 - 1986)*
  Maybelle McClelland Burnsed (1901 - 1960)*
  Grace McClelland Clark (1902 - 1967)*
  Edna McClelland Floyd (1905 - 1976)*
  Harry M. McClelland (1911 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Fellowship Church Cemetery
Brooklet
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Sharlotte Donnelly
Record added: Dec 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63409131
William Leon McClelland
Added by: Sharlotte Donnelly
 
William Leon McClelland
Added by: Sharlotte Donnelly
 
William Leon McClelland
Added by: Sharlotte Donnelly
 
 
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