Homer J. Clem

1851–Male
Sullivan, Missouri, United States

The Life of Homer J.

When Homer J. Clem was born in 1851, in Sullivan, Missouri, United States, his father, Emanuel Clem, was 31 and his mother, Caroline Shatto, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Emanuel Clem
1820–1893
Caroline Shatto
1820–1860
Sarah Ann Clem
1847–1906
William Henry Clem
1849–1921
Hannah Jane Clem
1851–1912
Homer J. Clem
1851–
Mary Elizabeth Clem
1853–1935
Jacob Israel Clem
1856–1937

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World Events (3)

1860

Age 9

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 12

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Clement .

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

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