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Samuel langhorne clemens (1835-1910) missouri-born samuel clemens is best known by his pen name mark twain the author, lecturer, humorist, and sometime inventor moved to hartford in 1871, shortly after marrying olivia langdon. The lives of samuel langhorne clemens early on especially in the case of ''the adventures of huckleberry finn,'' a central work in american literary history. Samuel langhorne clemens was born november 30, 1835, in florida, missouri the ancestors of his mother, née jane lampton, and his father, john marshall clemens, were mostly english and irish and had lived in virginia and kentucky.
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Samuel langhorne clemens was born in florida, missouri on november 30, 1835 he would later go by the pen name mark twain as a writer young samuel grew up in the small town of hannibal, missouri with his sister and two brothers. Samuel langhorne clemens (november 30, 1835 - april 21, 1910), wellknown by his pen name mark twain, was an american author andhumorist twain is noted for his novels (1885), which have beencalled great. Samuel the early literary works of samuel langorne clemens langhorne clemens, better known by the pen name mark twain, wrote grand tales about tom sawyer, huckleberry finn, and the mighty mississippi river.