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John William Clayton
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Birth: Jan. 22, 1887
Holly Springs
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1948
Pacolet Mills
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA

Veteran of World War I. Husband of MARY CHAPMAN CLAYTON.
His obituary appears in The Spartanburg Hearld Obituary Section on, April 18, 1948, on A2.
JOHN W. CLAYTON, 61, died at his home in Pacolet Route 1 Saturday night after a year's illiness. Mr. CLAYTON was a native of Spartanburg County and was a son of the late WILLIE and NANCY WILLIAMS CLAYTON. He was employed at Pacolet Mills for 30 years, retiring one year ago. Surviving are: his wife, Mrs. MARY CHAPMAN CLAYTON; 2 sisters, Mrs. BERTIE GOWAN of Spartanburg and Mrs. LELIA MARTIN of Inman; 3 brothers, BELVIN CLAYTON of Greer, EBER CLAYTON of Taylors and SOLOMON CLAYTON of Laurens. Funeral arrangements will be announced by teh J. F. Floyd Mortuary. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Gowan Clayton (1862 - 1902)
  Nancy Williams Clayton (1855 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Chapman Clayton (1889 - 1972)
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Elizabeth Clayton (1882 - 1906)*
  Ambrose M Clayton (1883 - 1944)*
  John William Clayton (1887 - 1948)
  William Henry Clayton (1888 - 1889)*
  Belvin Clayton (1890 - 1966)*
  Eber P Clayton (1892 - 1952)*
  Lela Clayton Martin (1894 - 1970)*
  Solomon S Clayton (1896 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
SC PFC 57th Pioneer Infantry, World War I.
 
Burial:
Pacolet First Baptist Church Cemetery
Pacolet
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Record Hunter
Record added: Feb 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48246807
John William Clayton
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John William Clayton
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- Ties that Bind
 Added: Nov. 23, 2015
The call went forth for those who would fight for Freedom and Country, and You answered the call. Thank You for your Service.
- Record Hunter
 Added: Feb. 17, 2010
 
 
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