Oakley Clayton

1823–1854 (Age 31)
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England

The Life Summary of Oakley

When Oakley Clayton was born in 1823, in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Clayton, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Ashley, was 37. He married Sarah Ann Atkin in 1853, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1854, in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, at the age of 31.

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Family Time Line

Oakley Clayton
1823–1854
Sarah Ann Atkin
1834–1914
Marriage: 1853
Thomas Johnson Oakley Clayton
1854–1912

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1853Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1823
    Age 0
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1830
    Age 7
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 10
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Cleeton
    Cleaton

    Sources (10)

    • Oakley Clayton in household of John Clayton, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Oakley Clayton in household of John Clayton, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • John Clayton in entry for Oakley Clayton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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