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Clayton, Abner Wharden

Clayton, Abner Wharden

Male 1931 - 2013  (82 years)

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  • Name Clayton, Abner Wharden 
    Born 28 Sep 1931  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name A.W. 
    Reference Number 243 
    Died 14 Oct 2013  Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Burchwood Cemetery, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I241  Caswell County
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 

    Father Clayton, John William,   b. 1 Dec 1897, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1949, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Frederick, Mona Minerva,   b. 12 Dec 1904, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1977, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 28 Aug 1927  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Reference Number 3283 
    Family ID F70  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mooney, Nelle Chandler,   b. 31 May 1933, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1978  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 14 May 1955  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced 28 May 1958  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F21444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Children 
    +1. Clayton, Bradley Wharden,   b. 10 Jun 1964, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 2006, Conway, Horry County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1931 - Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 May 1955 - Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 28 May 1958 - Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Oct 2013 - Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Burchwood Cemetery, Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Clayton Cousins
    Abner Wharden Clayton Deputy Sheriff Durham County NC
    Clayton Family 1939
    Mooney-Clayton Wedding 1955
    Merriann Deloras Rigsbee - Abner Wharden Clayton Engagement
    Merriann Deloras Rigsbee and Abner Wharden Clayton Engagement Announced

    Newspapers
    Pass-Clayton Nuptials
    Pass-Clayton Nuptials

  • Notes 
    • Abner Wharden Clayton (1931-2013)

      A W Clayton

      Clayton Family 1939

      Mooney_Clayton Wedding

      Rigsbee-Clayton Engagement Announced

      Rigsbee-Clayton Engagement Announced

      (for larger image, click on photograph)
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      Second Photograph: Mona Minerva Frederick Clayton (1904-1977), John William Clayton (1897-1949), and Abner Warden Clayton (child)

      Third Photograph: Wedding Article: The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina) · 15 May 1955, Sun · Page 48

      Fourth Photograph: Rigsbee-Clayton Engagement Announced. The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina), 27 Mar 1960.

      Fifth Photograph: Rigsbee-Clayton Engagement Announced. The News and Observer (Raleigh, North Carolina), 10 Apr 1960.
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      Abner Wharden Clayton, 82 of Roxboro died Monday, October 14, 2013 at Person Memorial hospital. Born in Person county son of the late John William Clayton & Mona Frederick Clayton in addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Bradley Wharden Clayton. Mr. Clayton was a retired Sheriff's Deputy for Durham County & of the Baptist faith.

      Surviving are his son Thomas Brandon Clayton of Logan, Ut.; one brother William Gail Clayton & wife Phyllis of Roxboro; two sisters Mona Pass of Winston Salem, Barbara Smith of Washington; one half sister Bernice Ashby of Timberlake; four grandchildren Kenneth B. Clayton of SC., Amy, Abigail & Audrey Clayton of Logan, Ut.

      Graveside Rites will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, October 17, 2013 at Burchwood Cemetery. Officiating will be Rev. Gerald Hodges. The family will receive friends following the service.

      Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.
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      Was employed at Brewer-Strickland Funeral Home (Roxboro, Person County, North Carolina). Source: Barbara Clayton Smith 18 June 2019 Post to Reminiscing in Roxboro Facebook Page. First wife was Nelle Chandler Mooney: married 14 May 1955; divorced 28 May 1958 (thus just over three years; no children are known).
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      North Carolina, Birth Indexes, 1800-2000
      Name: Abner Wharton Clayton
      Event Type: birth
      Birth Date: 28 Sep 1931
      Birth County: Person
      Roll Number: NCVR_B_C078_66001
      Volume: 18
      Page: 526

      1940 United States Federal Census
      Name: Abner W Clayton
      Age: 9
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1931
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Marital Status: Single
      Relation to Head of House: Son
      Home in 1940: Longhurst, Person, North Carolina
      Street: Leasburg Highway
      Inferred Residence in 1935: Longhurst, Person, North Carolina
      Residence in 1935: Same Place
      Sheet Number: 8B
      Attended School or College: Yes
      Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 2nd grade
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members: Name Age
      John W Clayton 42
      Mona Frederick Clayton 35
      Mona Grachel Clayton 11
      Abner W Clayton 9
      Barbara Joe Clayton 6
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  • Sources 
    1. [S80] Virginia, U.S., Select Marriages, 1785-1940, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).