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

Henry L. Clemens[1]

Male 1802 - 1876  (73 years)


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  • Name Henry L. Clemens 
    Born 25 Nov 1802  , Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Sawyer 
    Residence 1852  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Laborer 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1871  Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number 00023-1863 
    Died 17 Jun 1876  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I17256  Generations
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2021 

    Father Jacob C. Clemens,   b. 1754, , Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1819, West Pikeland, Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Lederach,   b. Abt 1754, Of, Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. West Pikeland, Chester Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nancy Bricker,   b. 21 Nov 1802, Blair (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1846  (Age 43 years) 
    Children 
     1. John B. Clemens,   b. 2 Apr 1822, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1879, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     2. Wendell B. Clemens,   b. 28 Dec 1823, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1897, Lapeer Co., Michigan, USA. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Jacob B. Clemens,   b. 10 Dec 1826, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1900  (Age 73 years)
     4. Elijah B. Clemens,   b. 4 Apr 1829, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1911  (Age 81 years)
     5. Lydia Clemens,   b. 28 Jun 1831, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1882, West Flamborough Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     6. Maria Clemens,   b. 28 Apr 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Nancy B. Clemens,   b. 13 Aug 1836, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1847  (Age 11 years)
     8. Noah B. Clemens,   b. 15 Dec 1838, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Hannah Clemens,   b. 10 Oct 1841, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F3452  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Dodge,   b. 8 Jun 1816, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1872  (Age 55 years) 
    Married Aft 1846  [4
    Children 
     1. Maria Clemens,   b. 28 Apr 1834, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Samuel S. Clemens,   b. 2 Feb 1848, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William D. Clemens,   b. 19 May 1850, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Barbara Ann Clemens,   b. 31 Jan 1853, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Elizabeth Clemens,   b. 2 Feb 1853, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Joseph Dodge Clemens,   b. 29 Nov 1858, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1893, Hasting, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Last Modified 6 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F4519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Henry L. Clemens, "was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, November 25th, 1802. He came to Canada when a young man. Here he was married to Nancy, daughter of John and Anna (Erb) Bricker. She was born at Blair November 25th, 1802, and died April 17, 1845. After her decease he was married to Elizabeth (born June 8th, 1816 and died May 5th, 1872), daughter of Sylvester Dodge and widow of Samuel Schlichter. He died at Berlin, June 17th, 1876. To him and his first wife were born nine children and with second wife there were five children"


      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..., 437.

    2. [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..., 313.

    3. [S233] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1852, Div. 3 Page 6.

    4. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 11 Page 80.

    5. [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..., 438.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1802 - , Chester Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sawyer - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1852 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Laborer - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1871 - Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jun 1876 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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