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Samuel B Clemens (1773 - 1805)

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Samuel B Clemens
Born in Macon, Powhatan, Virginia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Mason County, West Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2009
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Grandfather of Mark Twain

1.Samuel B. Clemens (1770-1805) M. Parmelia Goggins (1775-1844)

2. John Marshall Clemens (1798-1847) M. Jane Lampton (1803-1890)

3. Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910)

2. Elizabeth Moore Clemens (1801-1887) m. John Nichols Pollard (1792-1875)

3, Sarah Pleasant Pollard (1843-1881) m. Henry Clay Ballard (1840-c.1900)

4. Ella Mortimer Ballard (1865-1926) m. Thomas Reade Corr (1863-1950)

5. Helen Pleasant Corr (1905-1995) m. Franklin Demetrius Peters (1899-1930)

6. Helen Elizabeth Peters (1924- ) m. George Brandon Emerson (1918- )

7. George Franklin (Frank) Emerson

Source: Essex Genealogist, August 1999, pg. 139-142 MARK TWAIN and his Connection to the Clemens and Emersons of Haverhill By Frank Emerson (67 Webster Street, Haverhill, MA

Samuel was a father of five children with wife, Pamela. Samuel was a grandfather to Samuel L. Clemens, who was his namesake. In 1805, he died young, in an accident while a house was being constructed.


This biography is a rough draft. It was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import and needs to be edited.

This person was created on 27 March 2011 through the import of fitzmaster032511.ged.



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On 9 Jul 2018 at 15:42 GMT SP Estes wrote:

Clemens-1265 and Clemens-10 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate.

If you agree, let's merge. some good connections here.

On 3 Apr 2014 at 01:00 GMT Sandy Culver wrote:

Clemens-10 and Clemens-194 appear to represent the same person because: These profile appear aligned.

Samuel is 21 degrees from Sharon Caldwell, 18 degrees from Burl Ives and 16 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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