Born: 1780-XX-XX Scotland, United Kingdom
Died: 1857-XX-XX Springfield, Illinois
Flourished: Springfield, Illinois
Alternate name: McLellan
McClellan immigrated from Scotland to Pennsylvania, where he married Jane Thompson and together they had five children. He was a cooper and farmer. In 1835, McClellan moved his family to Illinois, eventually settling in Springfield. In 1850, Andrew was a laborer in Springfield, and he owned $2,000 worth of real property.
History of Macon County, Illinois (Philadelphia: Brink, McDonough, 1880), 136; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Springfield, Sangamon County, IL, 124; Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield), 24 February 1857, 2:6.