- Born: Cir 1842, Scotland
- Marriage: VALENTINE, Ellen on 12 May 1869 in Res of Brides Mother, Gawler , South Australia
- Died: 28 Jan 1881, Gawler , South Australia at age 39
Biographical Index of South Australians 1836 -1885
"McLEOD John par: Donald b: 1842 Lks Sct d: 28 Jan 1881 Gawler SA arr: 1865 Adamant
occ: Painter, Artist res: Gawler rel: Prot
m: 12.5.1869 Gawler SA Helen nee VALENTINE par: Edwin and Eliza nee Francis b: 25.2.1850 Adelaide SA d: 11.7.1885 Gawler SA ch: Eliza Stedman (1870-), Hester, Mgt, Donald".
I can not find Margaret and Hester's birth is recorded as Esther.
John married Ellen VALENTINE, daughter of Edwin VALENTINE and Eliza FRANCIS, on 12 May 1869 in Res of Brides Mother, Gawler , South Australia. (Ellen VALENTINE was born on 25 Feb 1850 in Adelaide, South Australia and died on 11 Jul 1885 in Gawler , South Australia.)
South Australian Marriages - Index of Registrations 1842 - 1916
"MCLEOD John 27y S (f Donald MCLEOD) m 12 May 1869 VALENTINE Ellen 19y S at Res of Brides mother Gawler dist Bar b79 p370".