Allen Mayton

1905–1971 (Age 66)
Coffee, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Allen

When Allen Mayton was born on 8 January 1905, in Coffee, Tennessee, United States, his father, John William Mayton, was 37 and his mother, Mary Allen West, was 40. He married Nora Jane Cox on 20 September 1932, in Coffee, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years. He died in July 1971, in Coffee, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Manchester, Coffee, Tennessee, United States.

Photos & Memories (6)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Allen Mayton
Nora Jane Cox
Marriage: 20 September 1932
James Allen Mayton
Clarence Edward Mayton
Charles Douglas Mayton
Betty Sue Mayton
Eleanor Ruth Mayton

Spouse & Children

20 September 1932
Coffee, Tennessee, United States


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Allen Mayton in household of John Mayton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allan Mayton in household of John Mayton, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Allen Mayton, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.