Clemence Jeanne DeDonder

F, #626, (1874 - 1958)
Clemence Jeanne DeDonder|b. 4 Mar 1874\nd. 25 Dec 1958|p626.htm|Vital DeDonder|b. 10 Feb 1846\nd. 15 Dec 1928|p568.htm|Marie Joseph Lobert|b. 19 Mar 1842\nd. 12 Oct 1884|p485.htm|Philippe A. DeDonder|b. 17 Jul 1800\nd. 16 Apr 1869|p451.htm|Rosalie Derodere|b. 1805\nd. 20 Sep 1879|p452.htm|||||||

Relationship=1st cousin 1 time removed of Leopold Joseph DeBacker.
Last Edited=13 Feb 2002


Clemence Jeanne DeDonder was born on March 4, 1874 in Renaix (Ronse), Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium. She was the daughter of Vital DeDonder and Marie Joseph Lobert. She married Andrew Koppes after 1841 in Renaix (Ronse). She died on December 25, 1958 in Phoenix, Arizona, at age 84. She was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetary, St Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas.

Her married name was Koppes. She witnessed the baptism of Joseph DeBacker on October 12, 1902 in Immaculate Conception Church, St Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas.1


1895Rossville, Shawnee County, KansasClemence Jeanne DeDonder appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Vital DeDonder and Sylvia Marie Pessemier in Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas.2
1900St Marys, Pottawatomie County, KansasShe and Andrew Koppes appeared on the census of 1900 in St Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas, - listed in the same household: Achille DeDonder.3
Family Background
Small World, Isn't?

Children of Clemence Jeanne DeDonder and Andrew Koppes

  • Pierre Vital Koppes (1900 - 1900)
  • Joseph Anthony Koppes (1902 - 1902)
  • Marie Veronica Koppes+ (1903 - 1973)


  1. [S2] Immaculate Conception Parish Records (Immaculate Conception Parish, St. Marys, Kansas) ,.
  2. [S196] 1895 Kansas State Census, Shawnee Co., Kansas Topeka: Kansas State Historical Society,.
  3. [S1] 1900 Census, St. Marys, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, Washington: National Archives And Records Administration, pg 11.