Ian was born before 1890 in Orkney, Scotland, the son of unknown parents.
His wife was Jane Stewart McPhail. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their only known child was Jack (c1919-?).
!Source: This Line from Clan MacLean/MacLaine Genealogy Database website at: http://www.gillean.com/Roots/db.old/index.htm.