Horace H. Bement (1831-1895) was the oldest of the five children of Levi Hiram Bement (1805-1847) and his wife, Harriet Parsons Bement (1814-1896). He married Ann M. Loomis on March 6, 1867 at Newaygo, Newaygo Co., Michigan. There were no children from this marriage.
Rev. Horace H. Bement came to Michigan before 1853 and was certified to teach in Barry County. He became a clergyman of the Methodist Episcopal Church and resided in Rockford, Kent County in 1870. From 1878-80 he was pastor of the Wesleyan Methodist Church of Grand Rapids; also in Grand Rapids in 1890. No issue. (Source: Chronicles of the Bement Family in America; 1928, p. 140; Spencer BeMent Supplement, 1996, p. 140a)
Death Notice: Horace H. Bement, a resident of the west side, died Wednesday afternoon. He was 63 years of age, and the cause of his death was paralysis. (Source: Great Falls Weekly Tribune (MT), 22 Mar 1895)
Ann M. Blair Loomis