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John Clayton

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: Hope, Derbyshire, England
Death: May 15, 1852 (39)
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Place of Burial: Bathurst, Cape
Immediate Family:

Son of William Clayton, Snr. SV/PROG and Judith Clayton, SM/PROG
Ex-husband of Ann Palmer
Father of William Thomas Clayton; Elizabeth Ann Hartley and John Clayton
Brother of Ann Rose Whittal, SM; Elizabeth Clayton; William Clayton, Jnr.; George Clayton and Mary Jane Fletcher

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About John Clayton

1820 British Settler

William Clayton 32, Farmer, together with his wife Judith Thorpe 30, and 3 children, were members of Richardson's Party of 36 Settlers on the Settler Ship Stentor.

Party originated from Lancashire, England.

Departed Liverpool, 13 January 1820. Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town - 19 March 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : George River, Albany.

Children :

  • John Clayton 7
  • Ann Rose Clayton 5
  • Elizabeth Clayton 3


Source of further information - - Family ID F4502

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,44975802,49887301,49891401 : accessed 17 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John the Evangelist > Baptisms, marriages, burials 1829-1849 > image 52 of 108; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.

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John Clayton's Timeline

June 1812
Hope, Derbyshire, England
May 6, 1843
Age 30
Cuylerville, Eastern Cape, South Africa
April 28, 1847
Age 34
District Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 6, 1850
Age 38
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 15, 1852
Age 39
Bathurst, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 16, 1852
Age 39
Bathurst, Cape