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Clayton, John (1686-1773)

Clayton, John (1686-1773)
Historical Note
Born in Lancashire in 1657. M. A. Oxford. Rector of James City (Va.) Parish, 1684-1686. Made scientific observations. Returned to England. Fellow of Royal Society. Dean of Kildare. Died 1725. Information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/John Clayton.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
John Clayton Papers, 1747, 1765