Zachary Taylor Clements

MaleJune 1846–19 June 1908

Brief Life History of Zachary Taylor

When Zachary Taylor Clements was born in June 1846, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Johnathan Clements, was 38 and his mother, Nancy Williams, was 37. He married Sarah Elizabeth Breckenridge on 9 December 1869, in Platte, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Platte Township, Clay, Missouri, United States in 1880 and White Cloud Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States in 1900. He died on 19 June 1908, in Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Salem Cemetery, White Cloud Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.

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Zachary Taylor Clements
Sarah Elizabeth Breckenridge
Marriage: 9 December 1869
Cora Clements
Arthur Clements
Margaret Lee Clements
Georgia Lou Clements
Maude Clements
Garland Forrest Clements
James Breckenridge "JB" Clements
Gustav Adolphus Clements
Otto Cleveland Clements
Rubie Armetta Clements

Sources (9)

  • Zachary Clemens in household of Nancy Clemens, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Zack T. Clements, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
  • Zackery T Clements in entry for Maude E Clements, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

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  • Marriage
    9 December 1869Platte, Missouri, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1850 · 8th Most Populated State

    Age 4

    According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.


    Age 15

    Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.


    Age 17

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English, Irish (Tyrone and Antrim), and Dutch: variant of Clement , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. In North America, this surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, e.g. German Clementz and Slovenian patronymic Klemenc (see Klements ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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