William Wallace MCCLAREN was born abt. 1848 in Goodwoods, Ontario, Canada. He married Naomi KNIBBS 11 November 1875 in Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada. He died 02 September 1923 in York, Ontario, Canada. Naomi KNIBBS, daughter of John KNIBBS and Delilah HILTS , was born abt. 1844 in Markham, Ontario, Canada. She died 21 November 1917 in Uxbridge Township, Ontario, Canada.


Children of William Wallace MCCLAREN and Naomi KNIBBS are:
1. Charles Newton MCCLAREN, b. 01 June 1876
2. Martha MCCLAREN, b. 28 June 1878
3. Ellen MCCLAREN, b. abt. 1881
4. Ethel MCCLAREN, b. abt. 1874

Marriage Notes for William Wallace MCCLAREN\Naomi KNIBBS:

6805-75 Wallace McCLARN, 27, farmer, Uxbridge, same, s/o William McLAREN (sic) & Maria, married Norma KNIBBS, 26, Markham, Uxbridge, d/o John & Delilah, witn: J. W. LEFRAMP? of Scott & Ellen KNIBBS of Uxbridge, 11 Nov 1875 at Uxbridge.

I am told this is recorded in the Ontario Marriage Index - 1875 - 6805. Naomi's name was listed as Norma.
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See Wallace and Naomi's Marriage Record


Notes for William Wallace MCCLAREN:

I suspect this is William's family in 1871, living at Exbridge, North Ontario, Canada:
William Mc Claren Head 51 Scotland
William Mc Claren Son 23 Ontario
Annie Mc Claren Daur 16 Ontario
John Mc Claren Son 7 Ontario
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From the 1891 census for Uxbridge,Ontario, Canada:
Div 1 Page 1 line 10 fn 2
McClaren, Wallace, M 43 M Head b-Ont father b-Scotland Mother b-England Methodist farmer
McClaren, Naomi, F 44 M wife b-Ont father b-Eng, Mother b-Ont Methodist
McClaren, Charles N. M 14 S son b-Ont Parents b-Ont Methodist
McClaren, Martha F 12 S daughter b-Ont Parents b-Ont Methodist
McClaren, Ellen F 10 S daughter b-Ont Parents b-Ont Methodist
McClaren, Ethel F 7 S daughter b-Ont Parents b-Ont Methodist
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We see William and Naomi in 1901, living at D, Ontario (west/ouest), Ontario, Canada:
Wallace Mcclarren Head Mar 52 Ontario
Ethel Mcclarren Daughter 17 Ontario
Naomi Mcclarren Wife Mar 54 Ontario
Newton Mcclarren Son 24 Ontario
Martha Mcclarren Daughter 22 Ontario
Nellie Mcclarren Daughter 20 Ontario

Sources for William Wallace MCCLAREN:

  1. Ancestry.com, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1922 
  2. Rootsweb Archiver for Ontario,
  3. 1891 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,
  4. LDS IGI Records, Ontario Deaths 1869-1947 
  5. Personal Contact with Marvin Thomas,
  6. Personal Contact with Mary Crandall,

Notes for Naomi KNIBBS:

Written next to her age in the 1851 census for Uxbridge, Ontario, it says "supposed 7". Naomi is written as "Naoma" in the transcription I have seen.
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Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at Find A Grave web site for recording the details, in memory of Naomi.

Sources for Naomi KNIBBS:

  1. 1851 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,
  2. LDS IGI Records, Ontaria Deaths 1869-1947 

Notes for Charles Newton MCCLAREN:

Sources for Charles Newton MCCLAREN:

  1. 1891 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,
  2. LDS IGI Records, Ontario Births, 1869-1912 

Notes for Martha MCCLAREN:

Martha married a man named Frederick John Savage in Toronto on 13 March 1911.
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We see them in 1911, living at York South Sub-Districts 1-36, Ontario:
Frederick Savage Head Mar 29 England
Martha Savage Wife Mar 32 Ontario

Sources for Martha MCCLAREN:

  1. 1891 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,
  2. LDS IGI Records, Ontario Births, 1869-1912 

Notes for Ellen MCCLAREN:

Also known as: Nellie

Elen married the Rev, John H Olmstead.

Sources for Ellen MCCLAREN:

  1. 1891 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,

Notes for Ethel MCCLAREN:

Sources for Ethel MCCLAREN:

  1. 1891 Census for Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada,