James A. "Jimmy" Clayton

James A. "Jimmy" Clayton

Male 1826 - 1898  (71 years)

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  • Name James A. "Jimmy" Clayton 
    Nickname Jimmy 
    Born 3 Aug 1826 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Age 21, a teacher, in census with mother.
    Census 1860  Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1st district, p. 714, #1697-1654  [Valley of Shadow transcription]
      Clayton, James A.  34  farmer, r.e. value: 3000, pers: 700, all b. VA
          Ann L.                 65
          S. Mel                 28 (female)
          John W.              37
      Fox, Sarah             33
      Scott,  Henry         14 mulatto
    Census 1870  Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Craigsville PO, pg 152b
      Gordon, John W.  29, farmer, pers. prop. $100, everybody b. Virginia
      , Mary A.  29, keeping house
      , William L.  4
      , Edward L. 2
      Clayton, James A. 42, farmer, real est. $3,000, pers. prop. $700
      , Sarah M.  32, keeping house
      Cox, Sarah  45, housekeeper
      Summers, Ett__n  13, school
      , Alberta T.  10, school
      Clayton, John W.   46, clerk in store
      -- the Summers children are the nieces of James, Sarah, and John - the children of their dead sister Mary Ann Summers. They are listed in 1860 as Esta and Bell.
    Died 15 Jun 1898 
    Notes 
    • Unmarried.
    Person ID I526  1: Ralph(?) & Margaret Wandless or Wanless
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2004 

    Father John Clayton, Jr.,   b. 25 Jan 1792, Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1849, Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Annis L. Ptolmy,   b. 17 Feb 1794,   d. 19 Feb 1863  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 24 Mar 1816  Deerfield, Augusta Co, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Histories
    Article on Hickory Dale Farm, Deerfield, Virginia, home of Margaret Wanless Carlyle circa 1788
    Article on Hickory Dale Farm, Deerfield, Virginia, home of Margaret Wanless Carlyle circa 1788
    by Joe Nutt, published in the Staunton Daily News Leader, 14 May 1992. Margaret Wanless lived here after her marriage to John Carlyle in 1788. After John's death, Margaret's daughter Margaret & her husband John Clayton moved here, and Clayton descendants have owned it ever since.
    Family ID F165  Group Sheet