Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
Levi Clemens

Levi Clemens[1, 2]

Male 1817 - 1891  (73 years)

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  • Name Levi Clemens 
    Born 15 Jul 1817  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00023-1843 
    Died 27 Jan 1891  Leighton, Kent Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Hooker Cemetery, Wayland, Allegan, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17248  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Deacon Abraham L. Clemens,   b. 3 Jul 1781, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1845, Near Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Magdalena "Molly" Miller,   b. 8 Feb 1786, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1847, North Of Preston, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 1807  [6, 7
    Family ID F734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Shupe,   b. 1823, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1841  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Children 
     1. Joel Clemens,   b. 1843, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Abraham. S. Clemens,   b. 1845, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Adam Clemens,   b. 1847, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1932, Leighton, Allegan, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     4. Isaac Clemens,   b. CALC 7 Sep 1849, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1852, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 2 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F1736  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Levi Clemens
    Levi Clemens

  • Notes 
    • Levi Clemens, "was born July 15th, 1817. He was married to Sallie, daughter of Adam and Mary (Springer) Shupe. After their marriage they moved a few miles west of Berlin, on the farm now possessed by S. Y Shantz where they resided until fall, 1861, when they moved to Leighton Township, Kent County, Michigan, where he died January 27th, 1891. To them were born four sons"


      Eby, Ezra E. (1895). A biographical history of Waterloo township and other townships of the county: being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin: as also much other unpublished historical information chiefly of a local character. Berlin [Kitchener, Ont.]: [s.n.].

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 434.

    2. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 481.

    3. [S131] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1851.
      gives the country or province of birth.

    4. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), Feb 5, 1891.
      Levi Clemens died in Leighton Michigan at age of 73 years, 6 months & 12 days. Jan 27, 1891

    5. [S1943] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1861, Div. 11 Page 83.

    6. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 94.

    7. [S3] Book - Vol I A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 432.

    8. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Bindemann, Frederick, Minister of the German Evangelical Church at Greenbush, Waterloo Township #14.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1817 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1841 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jan 1891 - Leighton, Kent Co., Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hooker Cemetery, Wayland, Allegan, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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