James D. McClelland
He was the son of John McClelland and Margaret McClelland. He attended private schools, and graduated from Mt. Washington Collegiate Institute in 1863. He graduated from New York University School of Law in 1867, was admitted to the bar, and practiced in New York City. In 1869, he married Annie Melso.
In 1916, he was again appointed as an Assistant D.A. (under Edward Swann), prosecuting criminal cases.
McClelland died on January 13, 1919, at his home at 402 South Sixth Avenue in Mount Vernon, New York, of heart disease.
- Official New York from Cleveland to Hughes by Charles Elliott Fitch (Hurd Publishing Co., New York and Buffalo, 1911, Vol. IV; pg. 367)
- The New York Red Book (1913; pg. 97)
- Who's Who in New York by Geddings Harry Crawford (1916)
- Ex-Senator James D. McClelland in NYT on January 14, 1919
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