House 1875 (District 18); Senate 1878-82 (District 18); House 1883-86 (District 20)
Party when first elected: Not Available
Date of Birth:
Manlius, New York
Date of Death:
Reported Minority: None Reported
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Banker; President, First National Bank of Faribault
Manlius Common School, New York; At Least Elementary School;
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Rice County, Minnesota (County Commissioner, Chair);
18?? to 1???
Faribault, Minnesota (City Mayor);
187? to 187?
Minnesota Institute for Defectives (Board of Trustees, Member and President);
1875 to 1???
Emma Jean Johnson (married in 1856; she died in 1865, before he served); Widower (before he served); Ellen F. Johnson (married in 1867, she was his first wife's sister)
Three children: Ellen Olive (daughter with his first wife); Thomas J., and Hurlburt O. (sons, with his second wife)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Faribault, Minnesota in 1864.
He was listed as a Republican on the list of members posted after the 1877 election. ("The Next Legislature." St. Paul Pioneer Press, November 10, 1877)
"Though not a member of any church organization, Mr. Clement attends the Congregational church at Faribault." (Progressive Men of Minnesota, 1897, p. 165)
Religion provided by Progressive Men of Minnesota.