John Monroe Thomas Clemons

1855–1907 (Age 52)
Missouri, United States

The Life of John Monroe Thomas

When John Monroe Thomas Clemons was born in 1855, in Missouri, United States, his father, James H. Clemons, was 35 and his mother, Susanna M. Mayo, was 34. He married Harriet Adkins on 15 August 1875, in St. Francois, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Liberty Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and St. Francois, Missouri, United States in 1876. He died in 1907, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in New Prospect Cemetery, Silva, Wayne, Missouri, United States.

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John Monroe Thomas Clemons
Harriet Adkins
Marriage: 15 August 1875
Clarence Leander Clemons
Gertrude Clemmens
Bessie Clemons
James Thomas Clemons
Harve Clemens
Ira Cleveland Clemons

Spouse and Children

15 August 1875
St. Francois, Missouri, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    James H. Clemons


    Susanna M. Mayo




    Andrew M. Clemons


    Malinda J. Clemons


    Matilda Clemons


    Nancy Ann Clemons


    George W. Clemons


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 5

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

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 15

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Clement .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J M Clemons in household of J H Clemons, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Clemens in household of James Clemens, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John M Clemens, "Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933"

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