Sir John Clayton, of Richmond

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John Clayton, Knight

Death: Died in Fulham, Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Jasper Clayton, Kt. and Mary Clayton (Thompson)
Husband of Alice Clayton
Father of John Clayton, II; Charlotte Beauclerk; General Jasper Clayton; Elizabeth Clayton; Alice Symonds and 1 other
Brother of Prudence Clayton; Rebecca Paston; George Clayton and Mary Clayton

Occupation: Barrister
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About Sir John Clayton, of Richmond

1472.  Sir John CLAYTON, born Abt. 1630.  He was the son of Sir Jasper CLAYTON and Dame Mary THOMPSON.  He married Lady Alice BOWYER 1664, who was born Abt. 1640; died 1718 in ENG.  She was the daughter of Sir William BOWYER and Margaret WELD.

Of London and Parson's Green, Fulham, Middlesex county, admitted to the Inner Temple, July 22, 1650, and knighted in 1664.

Children of John CLAYTON and Alice BOWYER:

  1. John CLAYTON, Sr., born 1665 in Fulham, Middlesex, ENG; died November 18, 1737 in VA; married (1) Ann Page Bef. 1693; married (2) Lucy UNKNOWN Bef. 1694.
  2. Jasper Clayton, born 1675 in Parson' Green, suburb of London, ENG; died 1743 in in Battle of Dettingen; married Juliana Unknown; born Abt. 1675.
  3. Charlotte Clayton, born 1678 in Parson' Green, suburb of London, ENG; married (1) Baron John Lovelace Abt. 1700; born Abt. 1675 in of, Hurley, Buckinghamshire, ENG; died 1708; married (2) Lord Henry Beauclerk Aft. 1708; born Abt. 1675.
  4. Elizabeth Clayton, born Abt. 1680; died 1686 in Parson' Green, suburb of London, ENG.
  5. Alice Clayton, born Abt. 1682; married Henry Symonds; born Abt. 1680.
  6. Mary Clayton, born Abt. 1684; married Thomas Strickland Aft. 1713; born Abt. 1680.



  1. David Nash Ford's Royal Berkshire History John Lovelace (1672-1709) did not very materially improve his finacial position by his marriage, on 20th October 1702, to Charlotte, daughter of Sir John Clayton of Richmond.
  2. The Clayton family.  By Henry F. Hepburn, Esq.  Published 1904 by The Historical Society of Delaware in Wilmington, Del . Written in English. Series: Papers of the Histrical Society of Delaware -- XLI. Page 13.
  3. Encyclopedia of Virginia Biography, Under the Editorial ..., Volume 4. edited by Lyon Gardiner Tyler. Page 118.
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London, Middlesex , England
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Fulham, Middlesex, England