He moved to Warren, Maine in about 1811 and became a successful businessman. A merchant, ship-owner, and one of the first directors of the Thomaston Bank in 1825 and the George Insurance Co. in 1834. Was also a member of the Maine House of Representatives.
William married Eliza Lydia St. Barbe Clough 28 Oct 1810 in Thomaston ME.
1830 Census: "1830 United States Federal Census" Year: 1830; Census Place: Warren, Lincoln, Maine; Series: M19; Roll: 49; Page: 217; Family History Library Film: 0497945 Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 8058 #1138429 (accessed 21 April 2022) William McLellen.
1840 Census: "1840 United States Federal Census" Year: 1840; Census Place: Warren, Lincoln, Maine; Roll: 145; Page: 266; Family History Library Film: 0009705 Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 8057 #1345078 (accessed 21 April 2022) William Mclellan.
Burial: "U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current" Ancestry Record 60525 #16516360 (accessed 21 April 2022) William McLellan burial (died on 8 Oct 1842) in Warren, Knox County, Maine, United States of America.
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