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Sep 29, 2013

Clarkson, Francis

Last Name:    Clarkson
First Name:     Francis
Date of Birth:    chr. 21 Mar 1819
Place of Birth:    Kilburn, Yorkshire, England
Parents – Father:    Francis Clarkson
Parents – Mother:    Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:    widower
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     16 Feb 1869 age 51
Place of Death:   Wentworth, Durban.

Notes:    Natal DN Film 1295097 item 15, recorded by Thomas Muttery, brother-in-law.  Children:

Robert, major

Matthew Henry abt 20

Francis Thomas about 12

Hannah Elizabeth abt 10


Jun 15, 2011

Clarkson, William Charles


Last Name:    Clarkson
First Name:   William Charles
Date of Birth:   1852
Place of Birth:  London, ngland
Parents – Father:   William Charles Clarkson
Parents – Mother:   Charlotte
Name of Spouse:  Sarah Elizabeth
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   19 May 1891 age 38y 7m
Place of Death: Port Elizabeth, Cape

Notes:   DN 832/1891.  Children:

Maud Elizabeth

William Charles

Herbert George

Florence Nelly

Golden France

Mar 8, 2012

Clay, Charles John


Last Name:    Clay
First Name:    Charles John
Date of Birth:   1842
Place of Birth:   Forton, Hampshire, England
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:   1) Carolina, deceased 2) Anna
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    29 Jun 1896 age 54
Place of Death:  Walvis Bay.

Notes:   DN 2318/1896.  Children:

by 1st marriage:




William, majors

by 2nd marriage:

Alice, minor

Lizzie, minor

May 2, 2018

Clay, Elizabeth

Last Name:      Clay, nee Palmer
First Name:     Elizabeth
Date of Birth:     1854
Place of Birth:    King Williams Town
Parents – Father:     Edward Thomas Palmer
Parents – Mother:    Mary Ann
Name of Spouse:     Isaac William Clay, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      22 Dec 1892 age 37 years 11 months
Place of Death:    Kimberley, Cape

Notes:  Cape DN 1884 image 1286.  Children:

William Edward Clay

John Clay

Joseph Henry Clay

Mary Ann Clay

Helen Clay

Hilda Maud Clay

Richard Clay

Ruby Rose Clay

Gertrude Pearl Clay

Jessie Elizabth Clay

Constance Mildred Clay

Samuel Clay



May 2, 2018

Clay, Isaac William

Last Name:      Clay
First Name:     Isaac William
Date of Birth:     age not given
Place of Birth:
Parents – Father:
Parents – Mother:
Name of Spouse:    widower of Elizabeth Ann Clay, d. 22 Dec 1892, q.v.
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:      13 May 1901 age 65 years 2 months
Place of Death:     killed in action Doornhoek, Cape Colony

Notes:  Cape DN 1883 image 1284. Trooper in Frontier Light Horse. Children:

William Edward Clay, major

John Clay, major

Joseph Henry Clay, major

Mary Ann Clay, major

Helen Clay, major

Hilda Maud Clay, minor

Richard Clay, minor

Ruby Rose Clay

Gertrude Pearl Clay, minor

Jessie Elizabeth Clay, minor

Constance Mildred Clay, minor

Samuel Clay, minor



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Oct 23, 2011

Clayton or Davidson, Catherine


Last Name:    Clayton (nee Davidson)
First Name:   Catherine
Date of Birth:   chr. 16 Apr 1820
Place of Birth:   Gringley on the Hill, Nottingham, England
Parents – Father:    Thomas Davidson
Parents – Mother:   Elizabeth
Name of Spouse:   James Clayton
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:     15 Sep 1888 age 68y 6m
Place of Death:   Cape Town.

Notes:   DN 336/1890.  IGI.  Children, al majors:

Catherine Jane m. to Ashley

Elizabeth Clayton

Laura Clayton

Jul 31, 2012

Clayton, Alfred


Last Name:    Clayton
First Name:    Alfred
Date of Birth:   1863
Place of Birth:    Prestwich, Lancashire, England
Parents – Father:   James Clayton
Parents – Mother:   Martha
Name of Spouse:   widower of Helen Barker Clayton d. 1883
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:   9 Nov 1899 age 36
Place of Death:   Kimberley, Cape

Notes:   DN 484/1900.  One child:

Clara Elizabeth Beatrice age 17 years

Mar 4, 2018

Clayton, Charles Robert

Last Name:      Clayton
First Name:     Charles Robert
Date of Birth:    16 Aug 1860
Place of Birth:    Bethnal Green, London, England
Parents – Father:     Jeffrey Crewthorne Clayton
Parents – Mother:   Louisa b. Ashton
Name of Spouse:    Mary Ann Gow Stevens, dau of James Ruel Stevens
Marriage Date:     22 Aug 1881
Marriage Place:    Lambeth St. Mary, Surrey, England
Date of Death:     12 Aug 1894 age 27
Place of Death:    Bloemfontein, OFS

Notes:  Orange Free State DN  C535 image 129 Children:

Mary Anne Emily Clayton b. 17 Apr 1882, St. Mary Newington, Surrey, England

Charles Ashton Clayton b. 8 Apr 1884 Holborn, Middlesex, England; died 2 Feb 1888 St. Bartholomews Hospital, London, England

Florence Louise Clayton b. 31 July 1886 Holborn, Middlesex, England


Feb 27, 2011

Clayton, Edward

Last Name:   Clayton
First Name:    Edward
Date of Birth:   1813
Place of Birth:   Shropshire, England
Parents – Father:   John Clayton
Parents – Mother:   Ann
Name of Spouse:    Johanna
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:    22 Mar 1874 age 61
Place of Death:   Cape  

Notes:   DN 260/1874.  Children:

Johanna Susan, major

Edward, major

Martin Jones, major

Catherine, minor

Leodora Catherine, minor

Jan 22, 2010

Clayton, George

Last Name:  Clayton
First Name:  George
Date of Birth:  1784
Place of Birth:  Bellhay,Derby, England
Parents – Father:  George Clayton
Parents – Mother:  Elizabeth
Spouse:  Elizabeth Saunderson  died 28 Aug 1868 age 66 years 6 months at Mount Wellington
Marriage Date:
Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  9 Aug 1867 age 82 years 10 months
Place of Death:  Bellville, Cape

Notes:  Richardson’s party of 1820 settlers.  DN 4367/ 1867, DN 4635/1868.  Children:

Mary 1823
Susannah 1826
Elizabeth 1827 married 28 Jun 1853 Cuylerville to John Fletcher
Jane 1830 married 28 Jun 1853 Cuylerville George Clayton (cousin)
George Clayton 1833 married 1852 Sarah d. John Cawood
Harriet, married to Lloyd.


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