John William Mayton

1867–1956 (Age 88)
Clay, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John William

John William Mayton was born on 15 April 1867, in Clay, Kentucky, United States as the son of W Mayton and Matilda Miller. He married Mary Allen West about 1884, in Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Civil District 6, Coffee, Tennessee, United States in 1900. He died on 23 February 1956, in Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Blanton Chapel, Coffee, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John William Mayton
Mary Allen West
Marriage: about 1884
Lula Mayton
Lidia Phonetta Mayton
John W. Mayton Jr
Allen Mayton

Spouse & Children

about 1884
Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • W Mayton


  • Matilda Miller




World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 25

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

Name Meaning

Probably of English origin, a habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps Mayton Hall in Norfolk.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Mayton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John Mayton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John W Mayton, "United States Census, 1900"

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