Margaret Clayton1

(3 December 1682 - 11 May 1727)

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Relationship8th great-grandmother of The 3 Tracys
Family Group:Tracy
Trees14 Generations of Our Ancestors
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FatherRichard Clayton2 (10 May 1644 - 1704)
MotherElizabeth Bennett3 (5 Oct 1647 - 1705)

Birth - Marriage - Death

ChildMargaret Clayton was born on 3 December 1682, in Trefelgwys, Montgomeryshire, Wales.4
BrideEvanriteus Jones married Margaret Clayton, daughter of Richard Clayton and Elizabeth Bennett, on 26 June 1708 in Trefelgwys, Montgomeryshire, Wales.5,4
DeceasedShe died on 11 May 1727 in Hilltown, Bucks Co., Province of Pennsylvania, British Middle Colonies, at the age of 44.4

Child with Evanriteus Jones:

Immigrant Ancestor

Circa 1710, Margaret Jones arrived in British Middle Colonies, with her children Thomas. This date is estimated based on Margaret's son Thomas having been born in Wales about 1709... Margaret prepared a will in Pennsylvania in 1727. This source does not mention her husband Evanriteus immigrating with her and their son Thomas... but Evanriteus is said to have died in in 1742, in Wales.4,5

Will

Margaret Clayton prepared a will dated 3 April 1727, in Hilltown, Bucks Co., Province of Pennsylvania, British Middle Colonies. Margaret made her will on 3 April 1727 in Hilltown, Pennsylvania. Margaret Jones of Hill Town, Bucks Co. Eldest son John. Youngest son Thomas. Sons Edward, Robert and Richard. Eldest dau. Elizabeth. Youngest Margaret. Daus. Ann. Dau. Elizabeth?s 3 children. Brother Thos. Clayton. Sister Jane?s son. Plantation of 200 acres to son Richard, exr. Wit: Bernard Young, Thomas Morris. Signed by mark. Proved 11 May 1727.4

Sources - Citations

  1. [S988] WikiTree, online at: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/; Data entered by volunteers and needs verification of sources, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Clayton-1759; citing: unknown; accessed 14 Apr 2017.
  2. [S988] WikiTree, online at: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Clayton-1760; accessed 17 Apr 2017; citing: 7 Feb 2013 Genforum posting of Paul Jones re: Spouse of Margaret Clayton d/o Richard Clayton 1645-1704 PA.
  3. [S988] WikiTree, online at: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Bennett-6939; accessed 17 Apr 2017; citing: Reynolds Family Tree - http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/26544113/person/2051929172 - accessed 16 Jan 2014; "Wales, Montgomeryshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KC1G-7WK : accessed 17 Jan 2014), Richardus Cleaton and Elizabetha Bennett, 1672.
  4. [S988] WikiTree, online at: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Clayton-1759; accessed 17 Apr 2017; citing: 7 Feb 2013 posting of Paul Jones re: Spouse of Margaret Clayton d/o Richard Clayton 1645-1704 PA; Abstracts of Bucks County, PA Wills - Will Book A, Vol. 1, p. 92.
  5. [S988] WikiTree, online at: https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/, https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Jones-23025; accessed 17 Apr 2017; citing: no pertinent source for Evanriteus' death (or birth, or marriage).
Last Edited8 Dec 2017

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