Walter B. Clement

Male 1870 - 1935  (64 years)

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  • Name Walter B. Clement 
    Born 25 Nov 1870 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1935 
    Person ID I75231  tree2019
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 

    Father John Clark Clement,   b. 1839,   d. 16 Jun 1922  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Caroline Hartman,   b. 1844,   d. 1929  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F50244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esther Prouty,   b. 9 Oct 1872,   d. 2 Feb 1956  (Age 83 years) 
    • Newspaper Article - Thursday, May 21, 1891 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Sand Bank - On the 12th inst., a quiet wedding took place at the residence of Hon. D. J. Clement when his stepdaughter, Esther Prouty, was given in marriage to his nephew, Walter Clement, of Ontario. The guests were numerous and the gifts many and beautiful, consisting of silver, china and linen, which spoke well for the estimation in which Miss Esther was held by her many relatives and friends. We were complemented with a liberal supply of cake of a superior quality.
     1. Gertrude Clement,   b. 31 May 1893, Orwell, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1983, Watertown, Jefferson County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [natural]
     2. John Daniel Clement,   b. 17 Aug 1896,   d. 20 May 1978  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     3. Carl Herbert Clement,   b. 2 Dec 1899,   d. 25 Sep 1973  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     4. Durl P. Clement,   b. 16 Jun 1905,   d. 10 Feb 1990  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 May 2020 
    Family ID F50242  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Rev. Walter B. Clement - November 25, 1870 - December 2, 1935. Wife of Esther M. Prouty Clement. Married May 18, 1891 in Albion Township, Oswego County, New York.
      Newspaper Obituary - Thursday, December 5, 1935 Sandy Creek News - Sandy Creek, New York - Rev. Walter Clement Succumbs Following Emergency Operation - Rev. Walter Clement, 65, for many years a resident of the Orwell road and a former local pastor of the Vorea church, died Monday night December 2, 1935, in Rome hospital following an emergency operation performed November 23. For the past 15 years he had served the Taberg Methodist Episcopal church as well as the Lee and Blossvale charges. Rev. Clement was a native of Canada where he was born November 25, 1870, and came to this country at the age of 18, spending many years as a farmer before he decided to study for the ministry. He lived in Watertown for two years and then moved to Altmar where on May 18, 1891 he married Miss Esther M. Prouty. He lived on a farm on the Orwell road for many years and while in this section preached at the Vorea church and other nearby localities. In April, 1920, he moved to Taberg and had served there since. He was a member of the Masonic lodge of Vienna and of the Taberg village band, which was widely known throughout the Mohawk Valley. Since his illness, Superintendent Holmes has assigned Rev. A. S. Havens, Richland, to take charge of the three Methodist churches formerly served by Rev. Clement, until a regular appointment is made. Rev. Clement is survived by his wife and four children, Mrs. Don Elkins, Orwell; J. D. Clement, Lacona; Carl H. Clement, of Shortsville; and Durl P. Clement of Taberg; two brothers, William Clement of Watertown and Joseph Clement of Bath, Ontario; a sister, Mrs. Schuyler Smith of Collins Bay, Ontario, and five grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Taberg church this afternoon, with Rev. H. D. Holmes, D.D., superintendent of the Ontario district of the Northern New York conference of the Methodist Episcopal church, officiating. Burial was in Orwell cemetery.