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Lawyer

Courtland Cushing Clements, American lawyer.

Background

Clements, Courtland Cushing was born on March 26, 1843 in Blooming Grove, Indiana, United States. Son of James Morris and Catherine (Ferris) Clements.

Education

Educated Public school, New Castle, Indiana, and United States Naval Academy.

Career

General William Grose, of New Castle, August 26, 1868. Midshipman, United States Navy, 1860-1863. Acting receiver, United States Land Office, Colorado, 1864-1868.

Register, United States Land Office, Utah, 1868-1869. United States surveyor general, Utah., 1869-1874. Admitted to bar, 1865.

In practice at Washington from 1880.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

When the Church as a body engages with political issues, it should follow the principles of Christian faith.

Views

The family is the most basic of human institutions through which people are nurtured and sustained in love, responsibility, and respect.

Connections

Married Ella, d.

father:
James Morris Clements

mother:
Catherine (Ferris) Clements

spouse:
Ella