Henry Clemens
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Henry Clemens (1838 - 1858)

Henry Clemens
Born in Hannibal, Marion, Missouri, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died at age 19 in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United Statesmap
Problems/Questions Profile manager: Nick Bell private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 6 Jan 2009
This page has been accessed 8,272 times.


In June 13, 1858, the Mississippi steamer "Pennsylvania" was destroyed by an explosion. Onboard was Henry Clemens, (brother of Samuel L. Clemens, aka Mark Twain) who died of inhaled stream and severe burns a few days later. Samuel had secured the job on the doomed steamer for Henry.

  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDZX-ZZL : 29 October 2019), Henry Clemens in household of Jane Clemens, Hannibal City, Marion, Missouri, United States; citing family 709, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 16 December 2019), memorial page for Henry Clemens (13 Jul 1838–21 Jun 1858), Find A Grave: Memorial #21751, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hannibal, Marion County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .




Is Henry your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Henry by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA. Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Henry:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Images: 1
Henry Clemens
Henry Clemens



Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

C  >  Clemens  >  Henry Clemens