William Clayton

17 Jul 1814 - 4 Dec 1879
William Clayton (1814-1879) was born 17 Jul. 1814 in Charnock Moss, Penwortham, Lancashire, England. He was the son of Thomas Clayton and Ann Critchley. He married Ruth Moon on 9 Oct. 1836 at Penwortham; participated in plural marriage. He was baptized 21 Oct. 1837. He worked alongside Wilford Woodruff in various service and leadership callings from 1839 to 1879. He died 4 Dec. 1879 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory.

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