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Clayton, George Lee

Clayton, George Lee

Male 1891 - 1956  (64 years)

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  • Name Clayton, George Lee  [1
    Born 12 Mar 1891  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 687 
    Died 12 Jan 1956  Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Locust Hill United Methodist Church, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I681  Caswell County
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2022 

    Father Clayton, James Henry,   b. 17 Nov 1842, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1904, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Howard, Mary Frances,   b. 10 Sep 1852, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1915, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Jan 1871  Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 109789 
    Reference Number 18083 
    Family ID F6762  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Moorefield, Leona,   b. 16 Mar 1895, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1940, Durham, Durham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 14 Feb 1914  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Reference Number 11366 
    Children 
    +1. Clayton, Ida Ercell,   b. 21 Jan 1915,   d. 28 Jan 2003, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)  [natural]
    +2. Clayton, Elwood Harvey,   b. 5 Apr 1916, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 2001, Ruffin, Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
    +3. Clayton, Julius Lee,   b. 20 Jan 1918, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 2015, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)  [natural]
    +4. Clayton, Geneva Moorefield,   b. 26 Oct 1919, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 2017  (Age 97 years)  [natural]
    +5. Clayton, Ada Helen,   b. 20 Jan 1922, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +6. Clayton, Leona Eleanor,   b. 20 May 1925, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 2001, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1891 - Person County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Feb 1914 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1956 - Reidsville, Rockingham County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Locust Hill United Methodist Church, Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Leona Moorefield-George Lee Clayton Marriage Record
    Leona Moorefield-George Lee Clayton Marriage Record

    Newspapers
    Ada Belle James Moorefield Five Generations
    George Lee Clayton Obituary

  • Notes 
    • George Lee Clayton (1891-1956)

      George Lee Clayton Obituary 1956

      (for larger image, click on photograph)
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      George Lee Clayton obituary: The Bee (Danville, Virginia), 12 January 1956
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      Note that Lex Sally applied along with George Lee Clayton for a marriage license (to Leona Moorefield) and was a witness at the marriage event.
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      Five Generations 1954

      The baby is Barbara James Hovatter, two years old; her mother is Mrs. H. T. Hovatter (Mary Lee Satterfield), standing left; the grandmother is Mrs. O. L. Satterfield (Ida Ercell Clayton), standing at right; great grandfather is George Lee Clayton, seated at right; and the second-great grandmother is Mrs. Elijah James Moorefield (Ada Belle James), seated left. The photograph was made at a recent family gathering at the home of W. A. Cobb in the Cobb School Community of Caswell County, North Carolina.
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      A brother of G. L. Clayton, J. B. Clayton (53) was living in the household in 1930. Household was living in Leasburg Township, Caswell County, North Carolina, at the time of the 1930 US Census.

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: G L Clayton
      Home in 1930: Leasburg, Caswell, North Carolina
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      Age: 39
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1891
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Leona
      Race: White
      Household Members: Name Age
      G L Clayton 39
      Leona Clayton 35
      Ercell Clayton 15
      Elwood Clayton 13
      Julius Lea Clayton 12
      Geneva Clayton 10
      Helen Clayton 8
      Leona Clayton 4 10/12
      J B Clayton 53

      North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
      Name: George Lee Clayton
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 64
      Birth Date: 12 Mar 1891
      Birth Place: Person, North Carolina, United States
      Death Date: 12 Jan 1956
      Death Location: Reidsville, Rockingham
      Spouse's Name: Leona Moorefield
      Father's Name: Henry Clayton
      Mother's Name: Fannie Howard
      Residence: Ruffin, Caswell, North Carolina

  • Sources 
    1. Details: North Carolina Death Certificate of George Lee Clayton (1891-1956).