Nitsche, Clement F. J. (1880 (date of birth) - 1979 (date of death))
- Existence: 1880 (date of birth) - 1979 (date of death) - 1979
Clement F. J. (Clem) Nitsche was born in Bohemia in 1880. He emigrated with his family, first to England, and later to the United States. His father, Josef (Joseph) Nitsche, worked as a glass engraver in Corning, New York, and taught his son the trade.
Nitsche worked in various glass cutting factories in Corning and operated a home cutting shop with his father from 1894 to 1937. In 1937, he closed the shop and trained engravers at Steuben Glass (Firm). He entered retirement when he was about 70 years old.
Nitsche died in 1979.