June 22, 1839, Edgbaston, West Midlands, England.

September 10, 1904, Frith Hall, Godalming, Surrey, England.

Eashing Cemetery, Godalming.


Clement was the youngest son of William Scholefield, Member of Parliament from Birmingham, and Jane Matilda Miller.

He attended Pocklington School, Yorkshire, and St. John’s College, Cambridge (BA 1864, MA 1867). He was ordained a deacon in 1867, and priest in 1869. He served as Curate of Hove, Sussex (1867–70); St. Peter’s, South Kensington (1870–78); and St. Luke’s, Chelsea (1879–80). He was also Conduct of Eton (1880–90); Lecturer of St. Mary-le-Bow, London (1887–90); and Vicar of Holy Trinity, Knightsbridge (1890–95). He retired in 1895. He contributed hymns to Church Hymns with Tunes, by Arthur Sullivan (1874).

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