*Note: The following was written by my brother, Aidan Clement, and this is an excerpt from
his website, which is always a work in progress. The following summarizes our maternal (our
mother's side) family tree and the different lineages from which it is comprised.
WELCOME TO THE HOME OF THE BROGA - RICE - HOULE -
MALLISON FAMILY TREE!!
A Brief Overview
of My Recent Ancestry (with some interesting facts):
My Maternal Grandparents:
Arthur Broga m. Kate Myra Rice
My grandfather could build anything, and was extremely intelligent.
My grandmother was renowned around
town for her pies, flowers, and kind heart.
Duane Elbert Broga m. Minnie Houle
Many people have fond memories of my great grandfather's horse "Dolly".
David Newton Rice m. Catherine May Mallison
Catherine died young from tuberculosis and wrote poetry.
Duane Elbert's Parents:
Norman Miles Broga m. Jennie
Jennie had red hair.
(Noel) Houle m. Emulda Gill
Although they were both from Canada, Christmas was French while Emulda was Irish.
Lewis Rice m. Mary Deet Putnam
Mary's mother was from some unknown place in Vermont, but her dad was from one of the
Dwight (Nathan) Mallison m. Sarah Hazard
Dwight served in the 37th Massachusetts Regiment in the Civil War.
Tragically, Sarah's mother,
Hannah, was brutally murdered in 1876, by a wandering vagrant, in her own home in Otis.