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  • Noah Clem—one of early settlers of Monroe Township, was born Sept. 27, 1809 in Shenandoah county, Va. son of David and Catharine (Walters) Clem. He married Mary Magdalina Ridenour in 1832. In the fall of 1833, the couple settled in Champaign county, Ohio and in March 1940, they made their home in Monroe Township and began clearing away the forest. For 50 years he contributed to the advancement of the county. He and his wife, who died Sept 27, ... more
    Noah Clem—one of early settlers of Monroe Township, was born Sept. 27, 1809 in Shenandoah county, Va. son of David and Catharine (Walters) Clem. He married Mary Magdalina Ridenour in 1832. In the fall of 1833, the couple settled in Champaign county, Ohio and in March 1940, they made their home in Monroe Township and began clearing away the forest. For 50 years he contributed to the advancement of the county. He and his wife, who died Sept 27, 1886, had 11 children. Noah died March 6, 1900. less