William Clayton

Male 1814 - 1879  (65 years)


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  • Name William Clayton 
    Born 17 Jan 1814  Penwortham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1837  River Ribble, , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Endowed (LDS) 11 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 4 Dec 1879  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 7 Dec 1879 
    Initiatory (LDS) 6532  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I115341  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2008 

    Father Thomas Clayton,   b. 19 Feb 1791, Penwortham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1849, Saint Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Ann Critchley,   b. 21 Jul 1793, Walton Le Dale, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1848, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1813 
    Family ID F23468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ruth Moon,   b. 13 Jun 1817, Eccleston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1894, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 9 Oct 1836  Penwortham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Lucretia Clayton,   b. 1 Aug 1837, , , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1919  (Age 81 years)
     2. Margaret Normandy Clayton,   b. 25 Apr 1839, ,Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1921  (Age 82 years)
     3. Henrietta Lucretia Clayton,   b. 6 May 1841, , , Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1841  (Age 0 years)
     4. William Heber Clayton,   b. 28 Feb 1843, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1913  (Age 70 years)
     5. Vilate Ruth Clayton,   b. 8 Dec 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1918  (Age 73 years)
     6. Newell Horace Clayton,   b. 12 Jan 1847, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Hannah S. Clayton,   b. 6 May 1841,   d. 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Margaret Moon,   b. 14 Jan 1820, Penwortham, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1870, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 27 Apr 1843  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Daniel Albert Clayton,   b. 18 Feb 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Joseph Thomas Clayton,   b. 10 Jan 1847, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1873  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23470  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Alice Hardman,   b. 5 Apr 1816, Preston, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1894, Glenwood, Sevier, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 13 Sep 1844  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33974  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Diantha Farr,   b. 22 Oct 1828, Charleston, Orleans, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Jan 1845  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Moroni Clayton,   b. 31 Mar 1846, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Olive Diantha Clayton,   b. 7 Aug 1848, Deer Creek, Carroll, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Rachel Amelia Clayton,   b. 18 Aug 1850, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F23471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Ellen Eastwood 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F35977  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Apr 1843 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Sep 1844 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Jan 1845 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Dec 1879 - Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY
      Nauvoo: Block 124, Lot 1 & 3
      Nauvoo: Block 118, Lot 4
      Nauvoo: Block 138, Lot 1, S/2
      Nauvoo: Block 104, Lot 3 (Two Story Brick House 16' X 20')
      Kimball 1st: Block 1, Lot 78, S/2 pt
      Kimball 1st: Block 3, Lot 11, 2/3 acre S pt
      T7 R8, Sec 25, SW/4, 160 acres
      T7 R8, Sec 35, SW/4
      T6 R8, Sec 19, NW/4
      T7 R8, Sec 10, NW/4, 10 acres
      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 3
      High Priests of Nauvoo & SLC, LDS Archives, p 28
      Members, LDS 1830-1848, Susan Easton Black, Vol 10 p 300-309
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black & Black, Vol 2 p 805-806
      Nauvoo Temple Officers and Laborers, p 33
      Early Mormon Records, 1842 Census, Lyman D Platt, Vol 1 p 85


      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, p 51 & p 811
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, Vol 1 p 717

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Diary of William Clayton, Obituary of William Clayton, pp 1-19

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Mormon Immigration Records, 2 pages
      Obituary: Women's Exponent 8 (1879-1880): 109

      VARIANTS:
      BirthPlace: Charnock, Massachusetts
      Death Date: 4 Dec 1877