Clement Nathaniel Gift

30 December 1875–5 June 1953 (Age 77)
Orrville, Green Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States

The Life of Clement Nathaniel

When Clement Nathaniel Gift was born on 30 December 1875, in Orrville, Green Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States, his father, Nathaniel Asa Gift, was 48 and his mother, Mary Ann Leichty, was 45. He lived in East Union, Wayne, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. He died on 5 June 1953, at the age of 77.

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Nathaniel Asa Gift
Mary Ann Leichty
Anna Elizabeth Gift
William Henry Gift
Samuel David Gift
Susan Amanda Gift
Luther M Gift
Lewis Murray Gift
Albert W Geft
Amanda G Gift
Emery Geft
Edwin Watson Gift
Sarah Etta Gift
Clement Nathaniel Gift

Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel Asa Gift


    Mary Ann Leichty




    Anna Elizabeth Gift


    William Henry Gift


    Samuel David Gift


    Susan Amanda Gift


    Luther M Gift


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: possibly from the vocabulary word gift used as a personal name, in the sense ‘gift of God’, with reference to a child. Compare Theodore . However, the name is most common in Cornwall and may be of Cornish origin.2 German: unexplained. Apparently an unflattering nickname meaning ‘poison’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Clement Geft in household of Nathan Geft, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clemet M Gift in household of Nathaniel A Gift, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Clement N Gift in household of Nathanial Gift, "United States Census, 1900"

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