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John Middleton Clayton
Birth: Jul. 24, 1796
Dagsboro
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1856
Dover
Kent County
Delaware, USA

United States Senator from Delaware, 1829-1836 and 1845-1849; Secretary of State under President Taylor, 1849-1850; negotiated the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty with Great Britain; again United States Senator from Delaware, 1853-1856. 
 
Burial:
Old Presbyterian Cemetery
Dover
Kent County
Delaware, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6653482
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From one Whig to another RIP! To the biggest Delaware Whig of all time we vow to do out best to make Delaware the example to follow again.
- Charles Briddell
 Added: Mar. 8, 2014
Job well done sir. Rest in peace.
- Anthony Clayton
 Added: Feb. 25, 2013
John M. Clayton: Sir, you will be remembered as the nation's 18th United States Secretary of State under President Zachary Taylor. As Secretary of State, your most notable accomplishment was the negotiation of the Clayton-Bulwer Treaty of 1850 with the Br...(Read more)
- MFPS
 Added: Jul. 24, 2012
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