Ellen Clayton

1863–1963 (Age 100)
Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

When Ellen Clayton was born in 1863, in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Clayton, was 33 and her mother, Martha Choules, was 33. She married Charles Hudson Brighty on 5 April 1885, in Haverstock Hill, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in St Pancras St Jude Gray's Inn Road, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and St Pancras, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died in 1963, in Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

Charles Hudson Brighty
1864–1911
Ellen Clayton
1863–1963
Marriage: 5 April 1885
Florence Ellen Brighty
1885–
Edward E Brighty
1889–
Charles Edward Brighty
1890–
Frederick James Brighty
1892–1961
Ethel M Brighty
1896–
Frank George Brighty
1900–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1885
Haverstock Hill, London, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Florence Ellen Brighty

    Female1885–Female

    Edward E Brighty

    Male1889–Male

    Charles Edward Brighty

    Male1890–Male

    Male1892–1961Male

    Ethel M Brighty

    Female1896–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 5

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.
1884

Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Age 31

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.

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)

  • Ellen Bright in household of Charles H Bright, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Ellen Clayton in household of George Clayton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ellen Clayton in household of George Clayton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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