Richard (Claiton) Clayton

Richard (Claiton) Clayton (1640 - 1659)

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Richard Clayton formerly Claiton
Born in Sussex, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 7 Oct 2012 | Last significant change: 22 Jul 2018
21:31: SJ Baty edited the Biography for Richard (Claiton) Clayton. [Thank SJ for this]
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Richard Claiton was born to parents William and Jone (Smith) Claiton. The only record known for him (to date) is his baptism on 13 September 1640 in Boxgrove, Sussex, England.[1][2]


  1. ↑ Christening record of Richard Claiton: "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2018, Richard Claiton, ); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,040,974. Accessed 7 July 2018 SJ Baty.
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  2. ↑ Hunt, Roger D. The History of the Hunt Family. Oregon City, OR: Privately published, 2011. p. 210. Hunt cites as his source: Hansen, Charles M. β€œThe Parentage of William Clayton, Quaker Immigrant to Pennsylvania: A Correction,” The Genealogist 4 (1983): 169-73. Accessed 29 April 2015 by SJ Baty.

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Christening record of Richard Claiton
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On 7 Jul 2018 at 12:24 GMT SJ Baty wrote:

Earliest records for Richard show LNAB spelling as "Claiton," probably will need to change the LNAB.

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