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John de Clayton
William de Farington
(-Bef 1372)
Ralph de Clayton
Margaret de Farington
(Bef 1373-)
Adam de Clayton
(Abt 1390-)


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Adam de Clayton

  • Born: Abt 1390, Clayton-le-Woods, Lancashire, England 773
  • Marriage: Unknown

bullet  General Notes:

A History of the County of Lancaster, Volume 6, pp.29-32, does not include the generations of Jacob de Clayton or William de Clayton who are shown in the Clayton pedigree from Visitations of Lancashire, 1613. It states that the succession is unclear until the 16th century. A James Clayton was followed by John Clayton who married Elizabeth Langton. 827

Abstracts of Inquisitions Post Mortem, p. 143 gives the name Adam de Clayton for this generation. The Pedigree given is:

John de Clayton
, ob 6 Edw. II
Adam de Clayton
, aged six years in 1312=Hawisia
John de Clayton
, died 26 Mar 1406
Ralph de Clayton
, Died 24 Mar 1421
Adam de Clayton
, son and heir aged 30 years upwards in 1421 773

bullet  Information about this person:

• Background Information. 1107
In The Visitation of the County of Lancashire, 1613, p. 47 the Clayton Pedigree is given as

Geraldus de Clayton
Johannes, filius ejus
Warinus, filius ejus
Johannes, filius ejus
Adam, filus ejus
Johannes, filius ejus
Radulfus, filius ejus
Adam, filius ejus
Jacobus, frater et heres
Willelmus filius Jacobi qui ob. ante patrem
Johannes, filius dicti Wilelmi consag. et heres predicti Jacobi

Qui Johannes duxit Elizabetham, filiam Ricardi Langton, militis, et habuerunt exitum inter eos, Isabellum et Elenam

Elena, filia predicti Johannis de Clayton maritavit Christopherum Lister, filium et heredem Willelmi Lister, et habueruant extium inter eos legitime procretum, Willelmus et 4 filias.


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