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Commodore J McClenahan
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1852
Lafayette
Stark County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1902
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA

Wife- Rachel (August 1857-Sept 6,1948)
daughters-
Bessie A. (August 1885-Feb. 22, 1969)
Ollie C. (July 1887-December 27 1970)
Employment listed as Blacksmith & horseshoer.
After his death, his widow & daughter moved to St. Louis, and by 1926 were in Los Angeles, where daughter Bessie A. was a professor at USC. Wife Rachel died on Sept. 6, 1948. Daughter Bessie died on Feb. 22, 1969 in Los Angeles. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elijah McClenahan (1811 - 1886)
  Sarah Elizabeth Emery McClenahan (1815 - 1855)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Saylor McClenahan (1857 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  Bessie Alverne McClenahan (1885 - 1969)*
  Olivette C. McClenahan Law (1887 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah J Hall (1838 - 1914)*
  Elizabeth McClenahan Snodgrass (1838 - 1902)*
  Robert McClenahan (1840 - 1883)*
  James E. McClenahan (1843 - 1919)*
  Nancy McClenahan Stone (1844 - 1921)*
  Isabella McClenahan Reynolds (1846 - 1921)*
  Mary McClenahan Camp (1847 - 1906)*
  Winfield Scott McClenahan (1849 - 1890)*
  Clarinda McClenahan Bowden (1850 - 1933)*
  Commodore J McClenahan (1852 - 1902)
  Rozilla I. McClenahan Childs (1855 - 1907)*
  Mariah Ann McClenahan (1856 - 1905)**
  John H McClenahan (1858 - 1862)**
  Abraham Lincoln McClenahan (1861 - 1923)**
  Andrew Johnson McClenahan (1864 - 1943)**
  Elijah McClenahan (1866 - 1936)**
  Amanda McClenahan Emery (1868 - 1956)**
  Melvin McClenahan (1870 - 1899)**
  Russell McClenahan (1872 - 1914)**
  Sheradon McClenahan (1873 - 1973)**
  Alvin L. McClenahan (1879 - 1928)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: "F-L-T" symbol of IOOF-Friendship-Love-Truth
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Gary McClenahan
Record added: Apr 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68565631
Commodore J McClenahan
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Commodore J McClenahan
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Commodore J McClenahan
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