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William Clayton (b. Abt. 1600, d. Abt. 1658)William Clayton was born Abt. 1600 in Sussex, England, and died Abt. 1658 in Sussex, England.He married Joan Smith on October 30, 1631 in Boxgrove, Sussex, England.
Notes for William Clayton:
Chichester Misc. Wills 1653-1668, v. 218William Clayton. In ye name of God I Will Clayton of ye Parish of Pancras without ye east gate of Chichester in ye County of Sussex Timberman being sick and weak in body yet of perfect memory Lord be thanekd doe make and ordaine this my last will and testamt in form following.That i give and beq. my Souls into ye hand of Almighty God and my body to ye earth.I give unto my sonne Will Clayton sum of 12 pound to be paid within 1 whole year of my deceas.I give unto my grandchildren Will Clayton, Prudence Clayton, ye children of my sonne Will Clayton ye sume of 20 shilling to be pd unto them after they shall accomplish ye age of 21 yrs.I give unto my son Thos Clayton ye summe of 20 shilling to be paid him onece he shall accomplish ye age of 21 years........I give and appoint my daughter Elizabeth Clayton.... I give unto my daughter Mary Clayton.....All the rest of my goods I give unto my loving wife Elizabeth Clayton....1st Feb. 1658.
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Marriage: October 30, 1631, Boxgrove, Sussex, England.
Children of William Clayton and Joan Smith are:
- +William Clayton, b. Bef. December 09, 1632, Boxgrove, Sussex, England, d. 1688, Ashton, Chester County, Pennsylvania.