~Visitation of Lancashire, 1567, p. 24, Elizabeth is called Isabell, married to John Clayton of Calyton, Lancaster, daughter of Sir Richard Langton, baron of Newton and lord of Walton in Ledale, Lancashire and his wife, Isabella, daughter of Sir Thomas Gerrard of the Brynne, Lancashire, Knight. 715
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• Background Information. 1105
The ancient family of Clayton, of Clayton-le-Woods, closed in the direct male line with John Clayton, Esq., who married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Richard Langton of Walton, the Baron of Newton. John Clayton died in 1541, leaving two coheiresses.
~ The Register Book of Christenings, Weddings, Burials, Within the Parish of Leyland, p. 89
• Background Information. 1106
Elizabeth Clayton, widow, late wife of John Clayton, Esq. was a member of Foreign Burgesses. Elizabeth Clayton was the third daughter of Sir Richard Langton, Knight, and wife of John Clayton, Esq., lord of Clayton-in-le-Woods. Mistress Clayton died before 1548.
~ The Rolls of Burgesses at the Guilds Merchant of the Borough of Preston, Co. Lancaster, 1397-1682, pp. xxv-xxvi
Elizabeth married John Clayton Esq., son of William Clayton and Unknown 715,1105.,1106 (John Clayton Esq. was born in Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire, England and died in 1541 in Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire, England 1105.)