MacLaine of Lochbuie Clan Badge "To Conquer Or
- Our McClain Family in
- Charles McClain,
b. 1712 in Ireland or Isle of Mull, Scotland, emigrated to America
ca. 1731, md. Lydia Cheeseman 1751 in Monmouth Co. NJ; d. Fayette
Co. PA 1808.
- Son: Abijah
McClain, b. 1754 in NJ, md. Permelia Doughty who died in
1833, then md. Lydia Way 1836; d. Greene Co. PA 1848. Served in
the Revolutionary War in the Eighth Pennsylvania Regiment of the
Continental Line at the battles of Brandywine and Germantown, then
detached to Col. Daniel Morgan's Rifle Regmt. to fight at
- Son: Abijah McClain
Jr., b. 1803 in Greene Co. PA, md. Eliza __?__; d. 1851
in Knox Co. OH.
- Son: Daniel Morgan
McClain, b. 1823/25 in Greene Co. PA, md. Nancy Laughery
1847 in Knox Co. OH; d. 1865 in Athens AL. Served during Civil War
with Co. A, 46th Reg. of Wisconsin Volunteers. Died of Typhoid
fever at post hospital in AL.
- Son: David L.
McClain, b. 1849 in Knox Co. OH, md. Evelyn (Eva) Pierce
1879 in Boone Co. IA; d. 1908 Polk Co. IA. Was a carpenter by
- Son: Ralph
McClain, b. 1897 in Dallas Co. IA, md. Dora Wessel 1922
in Walworth Co. SD; d. 1967 Perkins Co. SD. Served in WWI with US
Marines, A.E.F. in France. Was a railroad worker for the Milwaukee
- Son: Dale McClain,
b. 1933 in Corson Co. SD, md. Darlene Borah 1952; d. 2001 while
living in Mobridge, SD. Was a factory worker and later a carpenter
by trade. Served During the Korean War with US Marines in
- Son: Alan McClain,
b. 1953 in Corson Co. SD, md. Karen Lutz 1982 in Walworth Co. SD.
Is a law enforcement officer.
- Son: David
McClain, b. 1988 in Walworth Co. SD. Ninth generation
- MacLaine Tartan, Hunting Tartan,
Mull Tartan, Dress Tartan
If you are a clan member, or have
any information on Charles McClain prior to 1735, please e-mail