Ben Stclair Clayton

22 June 1920–4 November 2004 (Age 84)
Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Ben Stclair

When Ben Stclair Clayton was born on 22 June 1920, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Aaron Trotter Clayton, was 32 and his mother, Pearl Sophia Sandquist, was 19. He married Truby Evelyn Holt on 21 November 1945. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 2001 and Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 2001. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 4 November 2004, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ben Stclair Clayton
1920–2004
Truby Evelyn Holt
1921–2001
Marriage: 21 November 1945
Kathy Dee Clayton
1948–2017
Shellie Susannah Clayton
1961–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 November 1945
children

(2)

    Female1948–2017Female

    Shellie Susannah Clayton

    Female1961–1994Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · President Harding visits Utah to get to know the people.

Age 3

President Warren G. Harding's visited Utah as part of a broader tour of the western United States designed to bring him closer to the people and their conditions. After Speaking at Liberty Park, the president went to the Hotel Utah where he met with President Heber J. Grant and talked to him about the history of the church.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 22

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

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 (3)

  • Ben St Claire Clayton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ben St Clair Clayton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Ben St Clair Clayton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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