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Jacob W "Jake" Clements
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Birth: Feb. 18, 1859
Surry County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 1917
York County
Virginia, USA

Williamsburg, Va., March 19. - Jacob H. Clements, fifty-eight years of age, prominent in the buriness and political circles of this section of the Peninsula, died in his home at Halstead's Point, ork County, yesterday, after an illness of several years. He was born in Surry County, coming to York County when but seven years of age with his parents. He is survived by his wife, who before marriage was Miss Halstead; one sone, Halstead clements, a prominent merchant of Lee Hall, and one duaghter, Miss Lillian Clements, at home. The funeral will be from old Grace Churh, Yorktown, of which he had been a vestryman for many years, tomorrow morning at 11 o'clock. Burial will be in the church yard there.

"Jake Clements, as he was known by all his friends, has been a leading citizen in his community. He was at one time a member of the Board of Supervisors of York COunty, and was urged many times to become a candidate for the House of Delegates and for other offices, but always declined. He acquired considerable wealth during his life, and was a man of the highest integrity.
(ref: Richmond Times-Dispatch, Richmond, Va., Mar 20, 1917, Pg 2)


1880 US Federal Census:
Name: Jacob W. Clements
Age: 22
Birth Year: abt 1858
Birthplace: Virginia
Home in 1880: Nelson, York, Virginia
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Laura H. Clements
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
Occupation: Retail Store
Household Members:
Jacob W. Clements 22
Laura H. Clements 22
Halstead M. Clements 4m
Family links: 
  Laura N Halstead Clements (1858 - 1928)
  Halstead M Clements (1880 - 1929)*
  Lillian P Clements (1884 - 1954)*
*Calculated relationship
Grace Episcopal Churchyard
York County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Dawn Stewart
Record added: Nov 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61020272
Jacob W Jake Clements
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Jacob W Jake Clements
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