When Clarence James Clements was born on 29 August 1881, in Mexico, Audrain, Missouri, United States, his father, Benjamin W. Clement, was 30 and his mother, Mamey E. "Nannie" Mourning, was 21. He married Maude I. Lindsey on 27 July 1903, in Cle Elum, Kittitas, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Eschbach, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 47 Eschbach, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 15 April 1943, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Tahoma Cemetery, Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States.
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 ).