McCleary, Lt. Cdr. John Blain Jr.

McCleary, Lt. Cdr. John Blain Jr.

Male 1913 - 1998  (84 years)

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  • Name McCleary, John Blain  [1, 2
    Title Lt. Cdr. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 29 Sep 1913  California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1935  Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 6 Apr 1940  Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 3 May 1952  Cebu City, Philippines Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Emigration 11 Feb 1953  Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 2 Jan 1985  Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 27 Apr 1998  Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 27 Apr 1998  Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7
    Buried Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I51774  Sackett | Descendants of Morton B. Sackett, b. c1813
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2019 

    Father McCleary, John Blaine,   b. 31 May 1885, Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1952, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Etta Alice,   b. 13 Sep 1886, Colusa, Colusa County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1985, Auburn, Placer County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 1912  Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 3 children 
    +1. McCleary, John Blain Jr.,   b. 29 Sep 1913, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1998, Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. McCleary, Katheryne Mitchell,   b. 28 Apr 1916, Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1995, Santa Clara County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. McCleary, William James,   b. 7 Oct 1917, Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1987, Orange County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     
    Family ID F15154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lachowicz, Genevieve Josephine,   b. 8 Oct 1917, Berwick, Columbia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 2009  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1946  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. McCleary, Susan Stasia,   b. 30 May 1948, Wuhan, Hubei Province, China Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1999  (Age 51 years)
     3. Living
    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F19578  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Sep 1913 - California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Apr 1940 - Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jan 1946 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - McCleary, Susan Stasia - 30 May 1948 - Wuhan, Hubei Province, China Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 May 1952 - Cebu City, Philippines Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 11 Feb 1953 - Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Jan 1985 - Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 27 Apr 1998 - Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Apr 1998 - Sacramento County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, Placer County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      1940 Census, enumerated 6 Apr 1940 in Colfax, Placer County, California, USA

      John B Mccleary Head M 54 California
      Etta Mccleary Wife F 53 California
      William J Mccleary Son M 22 California
      Katherine Mccleary Daughter F 23 California
      John B Mccleary Son M 26 California
      Elizabeth Johnson Roomer F 61 California
      Caroline Sackett Mother-in-law F 81 Indiana

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K946-L3G : 14 March 2018), Caroline Sackett in household of John B Mccleary, Colfax, Judicial Township 13, Placer, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 31-24, sheet 5A, line 31, family 115, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 275.

      Researched by Ted Smith


    2. [S1677] Honolulu, Hawaii, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1900-1959, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      Sailing from Honolulu, T.H., February 11, 1953, S.S. President Cleveland, bound for the Port of Manila, P.I.

      McCleary, Carol Ann, c/o Calif. Texas Oil Co., Ltd., 551 5th Avenue, New York 17, age 2, female, b. in Korea, passport No. 438

      McCleary, Genevieve Etta, same address, age 5, female, b. in China, passport No. 438

      McCleary, Genevieve Josephine, same address, age 35, female, b. in Pennsylvania, passport No. 438

      McCleary, John Blain, Jr., same address, age 39, male, b. in California, passport No. 444

      McCleary, Susan Staia, same address, age 4, female, b. in China, passport No. 438

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 2), 17 Dec 2018.
      Memorial ID 86601478
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/86601478

      LCDR John B. McCleary
      Birth 29 Sep 1913
      Death 27 Apr 1998 (aged 84)
      Burial
      Colfax Cemetery
      Colfax, Placer County, California, USA
      Plot Section B

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    4. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 29 Nov 2019.
      Colfax Record (Colfax, California), 9 May 1952, Page 1

      John McCleary Passes Away

      Funeral services were held in the Francis E. West Chapel here Tuesday afternoon for John B. McCleary, well known former garage man and automobile dealer who died in the Southern Pacific Hospital in San Francisco, on Saturday, May 3. 1952. He had been i11 for the past year or more and was in the hospital prior to his passing for more than two months.

      The deceased was a native of Colfax and had lived here all of his life. As a young man he assisted his father in the operation of a livery stable and in 1914 he opened the McCleary Garage which he operated until 1944 when he retired from business. Later he entered the employ of the Southern Pacific Company here. He served as constable of Township No. 13 for nine years resigning from that office three years ago. He was the second oldest living retired member of the the Colfax Volunteer Fire Department.

      He was born in Colfax, May 31, 1885.

      In connection with his garage In the early days McCleary was the local Ford Dealer and his garage was known far and wide.

      John B. McCleary was married to Etta Alice Sackett of Truckee, who with their three children survive.

      The deceased was an outstanding citizen of Colfax and a man of high character. He had many friends throughout the area, who, with his family, will miss him and who are saddened at his passing.

      He was always active in civic affairs and was one of the charter members of the Colfax Lions Club.

      John B. McCleary was a member of Illinoistown Lodge No. 51, F. & A. M. of Colfax; Siloam Chapter No. 37, R. A. M.; Gateway Council No. 13. R. & S. M., of Auburn; Nevada Commandery No. 6, Knights Templar of Grass Valley; Scottish Rite Masons and Ben All Shrine of Sacramento.

      John McCleary was for several years a member of the Republican County Central Committee.

      The funeral services were conducted by Illinoistown Lodge No. 51, F. & A. M. with C. W. Manuel acting as Worshipful Master followed by Dr. Russell F. Judson of the Colfax Community Church. Mrs. Ardis O'Neal sang, "Abide With Me," and "In the Sweet Bye and Bye."

      Pallbearers were: H. D. Pounds, Walter Viscia, Bert Young, Perley Moses, Larry Hewer and Jack Williams.

      The chapel was filled to capacity with the many friends or the deceased who came to pay their final respects to his memory.

      In his passing the people of Colfax have lost a real friend. This writer had known John McCleary for some thirty years and we always found him friendly and the kind of a man who makes friends and keeps them. Our sincere sympathy to those who mourn his passing.

      Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Etta McCleary; two sons, John B. of Cebu, Philippine Islands and Major William J. McCleary of the Army Air Force and a daughter, Mrs. Katherlne Elliott of Culver City; two sisters. Mrs. Edna McLeod of Colfax and Mrs. Virginia M. Dean of Glendale and seven grand children.

      Cremation followed at East Lawn in Sacramento.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    5. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 29 Nov 2019.
      Auburn Journal (Auburn, California), 4 Jan 1985, Page 3

      Etta A. McCleary

      Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at Lassila Sierra Chapel for Etta A. McCleary, 98, of Colfax, who died Wednesday at an Auburn convalescent hospital.

      Mrs. McCleary was a native of Colusa.

      She was a housewife, a member of Bethany Chapter No. 49, Order of the Eastern Star, the Sorptomist (sic) Club of Colfax, the Colfax United Methodist Church and the Rebekah Lodge of Colfax.

      McCleary is survived by two sons, John McCleary, of Colfax and William J. McCleary of Columbia; a daughter, Katheryn Elliott of Dana Point; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    6. [S884] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      Name: John B. McCleary
      SSN: 540-09-4111
      Last Residence:
      95713 Colfax, Placer, California, USA
      BORN: 29 Sep 1913
      Died: 27 Apr 1998
      State (Year) SSN issued: Oregon (Before 1951)

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    7. [S426] California Birth Index; 1905-1995 (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      Name: John B Mccleary
      Birth Date: 29 Sep 1913
      Gender: Male
      Mother's Maiden Name: Sackett
      Birth County: Sacramento

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S1808] California, County Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1849-1980, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      Name: Etta A Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Event Type: Marriage
      Marriage Date: 1912
      Marriage Place: Sacramento, California, USA
      Spouse: J B McCleary

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S2068] New York, New York, Marriage License Indexes, 1907-2018, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 17 Dec 2018.
      Name: Genevieve J Lachowicz
      Gender: Female
      Marriage License Date: 15 Jan 1946
      Marriage License Place: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
      Spouse: John B. McCleary Jr
      License Number: 1635

      Researched by Ted Smith


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