Elizabeth F. Clayton

1880–
Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth F.

When Elizabeth F. Clayton was born in 1880, in Hopkins, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Cobb Clayton, was 46 and her mother, Celestia Jane Clayton, was 39. She married John Logan Childers on 22 July 1896, in Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Magisterial District 7 Kitchen, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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John Logan Childers
1874–1915
Elizabeth F. Clayton
1880–
Marriage: 22 July 1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 July 1896
Madisonville, Hopkins, Kentucky, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 12

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth F Clayton in household of J C Clayton, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Clayton, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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