Clayton Family Information

 

Charles Collier Clayton
[son of Charles Clayton and Nancy Anne Love]
born: 1787 - Charlotte County, Virginia
died: 2 March 1862 - Itawamba County, Mississippi
buried: March 1862 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
married: 1800 - Pendleton County, South Carolina
wife: Nancy Toney
[daughter of Littleberry Toney and Elizabeth Callaway]
born: 1781 - North Carolina
died: c1855 - Itawamba County, Mississippi
buried: c1855 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi

Children of Charles Collier Clayton and Nancy Toney:

1. Charles Collier Clayton
born: 21 June 1801 - Pendleton District, South Carolina
died: 2 December 1881 - Lee County, Mississippi
buried: Lee County, Mississippi
married: 21 April 1824 - Jefferson County, Alabama
wife: Eliza Berryman Richey
[daughter of John Richey and Martha M. Brownlee]
born: 24 July 1808 - South Carolina
died: 4 July 1892 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
buried: Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi

Children of Charles Collier Clayton and Eliza Berryman Richey:

1.1 Benjamin Lockhart Clayton
Cumberland Presbyterian Minister
born: 24 March 1825 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 9 September 1882 - near Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
buried: Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
married: 14 August 1845 - Loyd, Louisiana
wife: Rebecca Caroline Clayton
[daughter of Warren Clayton and Mary Ann Ratliff]
born: 11 October 1827 October 1827 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 9 January 1881 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
buried:

Children of Benjamin Lockhart Clayton and Rebecca Caroline Clayton:

1.1.1. Mary E. Clayton
born: 25 December 1848 - Ash Flat, Arkansas
died: 17 April 1885 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi

1.1.2. James Monroe Clayton
born: 25 August 1851 - Mooreville, Mississippi
died: 7 July 1926 - Bar Harbor, Maine
married: 21 October 1872 - Lee County, Mississippi
wife: Martha Fletcher Burdine
[daughter of John Fletcher Burdine and Martha Ann McKelva]
born: 5 January 1853 - Mississippi
died: 22 February 1908 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

Children of James Monroe Clayton and Martha Fletcher Burdine:

1.1.2.1. Dessie Burdine Clayton
born: 4 November 1873 - Verona, Mississippi
died: 21 March 1966 - Houston, Harris County, Texas
married: 22 August 1895 - Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee
husband: Frank Ervin Anderson
[son of James Wisdom Anderson and Mary Ellen Burrow Dunaway]
born: 22 July 1868 - Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee
died: 15 December 1924 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Oklahoma

1.1.2.2. Hattie Leland Clayton
born: 1 July 1876 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
died: 11 March 1964 - Houston, Harris County, Texas
married: 8 September 1897 - Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee
husband: John Taylor Barbee
born: 19 December 1872 - Ripley, Tennessee
died: 8 September 1897 - Jackson, Madison County, Tennessee

1.1.2.3. William Lockhart Clayton
born: 7 February 1880 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
died: 8 February 1966 - Houston, Harris County, Texas
married: 14 August 1902 - Clinton, Kentucky
wife: Susan Ada Vaughan
born: 23 January 1881 - Clinton, Kentucky
died: 7 January 1960 - Houston, Harris County, Texas

1.1.2.4. Benjamin Burns Clayton
born: 19 August 1882 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
married: 23 January 1904 - Scott's Station, Kentucky
wife: Julia Scott
born: c1883

1.2. Martha Matilda Clayton
born: 18 April 1827 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 1 April 1862 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi

1.3. John Merryman Clayton
born: 1 August 1830 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 31 March 1925 - Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi
buried: 1 April 1925 - Lee County, Mississippi

1.4. James Stewart Clayton
born: 31 May 1832 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 20 January 1919 - Mississippi

1.5. Nancy Elizabeth Rebecca Clayton
born: 9 November 1834 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 25 August 1881 - Loyd, Louisiana

1.6. Washington Lafayette Clayton
born: 22 December 1836 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 20 February 1921 - Lee County, Mississippi
buried: 21 February 1921 - Lee County, Mississippi

1.7. William Marion Clayton
born: 10 April 1839 - Jefferson County, Alabama
died: 2 November 1848 - Ash Flat, Arkansas
buried: November 1848 - Ash Flat, Arkansas

1.8. Andrew Jackson Clayton
born: 11 June 1841 - Mooreville, Itawamba County, Mississippi
died: 24 January 1892 - Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas

1.9. Charles Collier Clayton
born: 18 June 1843 - Ash Flat, Arkansas
died: 2 March 1862 - Fernandina, Florida

1.10. Mary Caroline Clayton
born: 14 June 1846 - Mooreville, Itawamba County, Mississippi
died: 6 February 1905 - Loyd, Louisiana

1.11. Thomas Jefferson Clayton
born: 9 September 1848 - Mooreville, Itawamba County, Mississippi
died: 4 May 1919 - Cleburne, Texas

1.12. Harris Taylor Clayton
born: 15 March 1851 - maybe Mooreville, Itawamba County, Mississippi
died: 7 October 1872 - Loyd, Louisiana

1.13. Gibson Clayton
born: c1853 - maybe Mooreville, Itawamba County, Mississippi
died: c1872 - Loyd, Louisiana

2. Ransom Clayton
born: 10 April 1802 - Pendleton District, South Carolina
died: 10 April 1890 - Johnson County, Texas
buried: April 1890 - Johnson County, Texas

3. John C. Clayton
born: c1803 - Pendleton District, South Carolina

4. Rebecca E. Clayton
born: 27 May 1804 - Pendleton District, South Carolina
died: 23 May 1871 - Jefferson County, Alabama
buried: May 1871 - Jefferson County, Alabama

5. Warren Clayton
born: c1807 - Pendleton District, South Carolina
died: c1876 - Kaufman County, Texas

6. William T. Clayton
born: c1810 - Pendleton District, South Carolina
died: before 1870 - Ash Flat, Arkansas

7. Abner S. Clayton
born: 1 January 1813 - Lincoln County, Tennessee
died: 27 March 1859 - Ash Flat, Arkansas
buried: March 1859 - Lee County, Mississippi

8. Little Berry Clayton
born: 15 August 1815 - Lincoln County, Tennessee
died: 15 April 1893 - Jefferson County, Alabama
buried: April 1893 - Jefferson County, Alabama

9. Reubin M. Clayton
born: 9 February 1818 - St. Claire County, Alabama
died: March 1862 - Ash Flat, Arkansas
buried: March 1862 - Lee County, Mississippi

 


B. Clayton, Taylor's P.O., Ala.
Minister - Elyton Presbytery - Union Synod

[Source: Minutes of the General Assembly of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1860, Ministerial Registry, page 99]


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