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Walter Clayton
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1865, England
Death: Mar. 8, 1945
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Walter is the Son of John Clayton and Martha Spink of Yorkshire, Huddersfield, England.

Husband of Betsy Ellen Wood also of Yorkshire, Huddersfield, England. They came to the U.S. in 1910.

To this union 11 Children were born; Martha, Lucy, Harold, Fred, Arthur, Frank, Percy, Ellis, Clara, Evelyn and George Clayton.

Obituary:

CLAYTON - Walter Clayton, 81, of 1993 Lemon Ave., died yesterday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Clara Parker, South Gate. He was born in London, England, and came to the United States in 1910, locating in Long Beach in 1916. Surviving are his five sons, Harold Clayton, Toronto, Ont., Canada; Fred Clayton, Detroit, Mich; Percy Clayton, Los Angeles; Ellis Clayton, South Gate; Sgt. George Clayton, Army Air Corps in China, formerly with Green's Print Shop; four daughters, Mrs. Patty Howarth and Mrs. Parker, of South Gate; Mrs. Lucy Wheelhouse, Jamestown, New York; Mrs. Evelyn Shepherd, Long Beach; 11 grandsons and six granddaughters; four great grandchildren. The funeral will be directed by Marcoux Mortuary, South Gate, with interment at Midland, Mich.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Betsy Ellen Wood Clayton (1866 - 1944)*
 
 Children:
  Martha Clayton Howarth (1885 - 1987)*
  Lucy Clayton Wheelhouse (1886 - 1969)*
  Harold Clayton (1888 - 1962)*
  Fred Clayton (1889 - 1967)*
  Arthur Clayton (1891 - 1913)*
  Percy Clayton (1894 - 1974)*
  Ellis Clayton (1895 - 1954)*
  Clara Clayton Parker (1899 - 1985)*
  Evelyn Clayton/Shepherd Kelly (1903 - 1969)*
  George Clayton (1905 - 1966)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Midland City Cemetery
Midland
Midland County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Bill Myers
Record added: Feb 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33477976
Walter Clayton
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Walter Clayton
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Walter Clayton
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