HENRY CLEMENS Henry Clemens, Sam's younger brother, died June 21, as a result of injuries received in the explosion of the. but there was nothing even remotely amusing in the letter Mark Twain -- nee Sam Clemens -- wrote about the death of his brother Henry: "My. Henry Clemens, SLC's quiet and studious younger brother, was a family favorite. Henry died on 20 June from injuries suffered in the explosion of the.
Mark Twain (November 30, – April 21, ), real name Samuel Langhorne Clemens, His sister Margaret (–) died when Twain was three, and his brother Benjamin (–) died three years later. McMasters' The Mark Twain Encyclopedia states that Twain did not wear a white suit in his last three. In , Mark Twain's biographer, Albert Bigelow Paine, described an odd of Samuel Clemens/Mark Twain's prophetic dream about his brother's death has no and memories with him but not Twain himself, implying that he did not meet. Henry Clemens (Mark Twain's Brother) Dies While Working on Steamboat. While training, Samuel convinced his younger brother Henry to work with him.
Brother of Samuel Clemens. He was portrayed as 'Sid' in Tom Sawyer. Death, 21 Jun (aged 19). Memphis, Shelby County Mark Twain. – His ability to laugh his way through did not mean numbing himself to tragedy. the pen name Mark Twain) dreamed the death of his younger brother Henry. A man who wore many hats, adventurer and author Mark Twain had a multifaceted Twain died on April 21, , in Redding, Connecticut. editor at the Hannibal Western Union, a little newspaper owned by his brother, Orion. . as much as he often said, why did he spend so much time away from her?. Shmoop guide to Mark Twain timeline. Key events and dates in a Mark Twain timeline, compiled by PhDs and Masters from Stanford, Death of Twain's Brother.