Ian McGeechan

BATH, ENGLAND. 10 SEPTEMBER 2011 Bath's director of Rugby Sir I

McGeechan in 2011, photo sportsphotographer.eu/Bigstock.com

Birth Name: Ian Robert McGeechan

Place of Birth: Headingley, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 30 October, 1946

*father – Scottish
*mother – English, one quarter German

Sir Ian McGeechan is a Scottish rugby union player, coach and teacher. He was the British and Irish Lions Head Coach in 1989, 1993, 1997, and 2009.

He is the son of Hilda and Robert Matthew McGeechan.

Ian’s maternal grandfather was named Ernest Sherer (the son of August Sherer and Jane). Ernest was born in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. August was German, from Baden.

Ian’s maternal grandmother was named Annie Stockhill (the daughter of George Stockhill and Emma). Annie was born in Yorkshire, England.

Sources: https://books.google.com

Marriage record of Ian’s parents – https://familysearch.org

Death record of Ian’s father – https://familysearch.org

Death record of Ian’s mother – https://familysearch.org

Marriage record of Ian’s maternal grandparents, Ernest Sherer and Annie Stockhill – https://familysearch.org

Ian’s maternal grandfather, Ernest Sherer, on the 1881 England and Wales Census – https://familysearch.org

Ian’s maternal grandmother, Annie Stockhill, on the 1891 England and Wales Census – https://familysearch.org

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