Daniel Clayton

Male29 August 1789–2 April 1858

Brief Life History of Daniel

When Daniel Clayton was born on 29 August 1789, in Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Daniel Clayton, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Leavers, was 40. He married Hannah Screton on 22 May 1815, in Lambley, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Arnold, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 2 April 1858, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Clayton
Hannah Screton
Marriage: 22 May 1815
Sarah Ann Clayton
Elizabeth Clayton
William Clayton
Elizabeth Clayton
Ann Clayton
Daniel Clayton
Mary Clayton
Alice Clayton
David Clayton
John Clayton
Ruth Clayton

Sources (24)

  • Daniel Clayton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Marriage Daniel Clayton and Hannah Screton 1815
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915 - Ancestry.com Daniel Clayton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 May 1815Lambley, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (6)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 12

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 19

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    Age 26

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places, in Yorkshire, Lancashire, Staffordshire, and Sussex, named Clayton, from Old English clǣg ‘clay’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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