Harbour Grace Burial record:
|Clements||John||7 Feb 1802||80 yr||Merchant of this Harbour|
The Clement name is of interest to the Noels of Harbour Grace because of a note below apparently found in the 1804 Plantation records:
|Spouse’s Name||Mary Clements|
|Event Place||Saint Augustine The Less, Bristol, Gloucester, England|
dated 1775, and published by Sketchley:
3 Avon Street, Temple – Clements, John, mariner
Back in Conception Bay:
|South shore Broad Cove near Portugal Cove 1804|
|Executors of John Clements 116 yds. from N. to South bounded on the N. by Wm. Tucker on the S. by the woods 200 yds. from H.W.M. to the Southward bounded on the south by the woods 1 S. 2 F. 1 H. 1 G.|
|“on the Southside of Harbour Grace the executors of John Clement claim 330 yards waterfront west from the stone house. The Noels and the Yetman’s still living there are also originally Jersey families and related to the Clements”|
|* The Yetman’s were from southern England.|
|22 NOV 1707||Jean||Clement||Judith||Le Gros|
|20 Aug 1709||Pierre||Clement||Elizabeth||Le Gros|
|(At St Pierre)|
|06 FEB 1752||Jean||Clement||Sara||Valpy Dit Janvrin|
|23 MAY 1660||Elie||Le Gros||Rachel||Clement|
|Baptism 21 Mar 1686||Judith||Le Gros/Le
|4 Sept. 1780||Richard Edwards||Charles Garland, J.P. Harbour Grace|
Christopher Walsh petitioned that he agreed to work for John Clements of Harbour Grace but he was wounded in the leg and Mr. Clements refused to employ and pay him. Mr. G.arland is requested to look into the matter.
John Clements, who died in 1800, leaving his extensive properties to be sold, the proceeds to be shared equally among his four daughters; whose extensive properties came under the control of his son-in-law, Dr. John Mayne; Nicholas Payne; Thomas Thistle, and Jewer (alt. Jure, Gore, Juer, Journeaux,), whose property was subdivided and sold by James Bailey, who had married one of the Jewer daughters.
|Name||Jane Harriet Clements|
|Event Date||23 Dec 1795|
|Event Place||Harbour Grace, Harbour Grace, Newfoundland, Canada|
|Father’s Name||John Clements|
Commander: John Clements.
Ship: Royal Charlotte. .
Burden: 499 tons.
Owners: Richard Crabb, Lord Macclesfield, Sir John Colebrook and Moses Franko, all of London, merchants.
Home port: London.
Lieutenant: Robert Oxlid.
Gunner: John Willet.
Boatswain: James Irwin.
Carpenter: William Codlip.
Cook: Alexander Stewart.
Surgeon: John Paterson.
Armament: 26 carriage guns.
|Date:||1761 November 28|