Jeremiah 'Jerry' Clayton Jr

Settler of township lots: Lots 31 & 32, Conc. 5 McClintock 

Location: Map Point is Lot 32, Conc. 5, Inspiration Drive on Fletcher Lake

Land acquisition: No record of ownership. 

  • Lot 31, Conc. 5 Ontario Land Parcel Register - McClintock (Image 62) 2010/02/22 Closed Unpatented
  • Lot 32, Conc. 5 Ontario Land Parcel Register - McClintock (No Image)

Dates of residency:  

  • 1890 McClintock Voters List at Lot 32, Conc. 5, McClintock.
  • Listed on the 1891 McClintock Voters List at Lot 3, Conc. 5 and Lot 32, Conc. 5, McClintock.
  • 1893 Haliburton Directory at Lot 30, Conc. 5 Dorset Post Office
  • Enumerated living here Lot 31, 32 Conc. 5 McClintock in the 1901 Census.
  • In the 1911 Census he was enumerated at Pt. Lot 30, Conc. A Sherborne.  

Interesting facts:

The Jerry Clayton home on Pt. Lot 31, Conc. A Sherborne was moved from its original location on that property closer to the village proper on the same property to make way for the Hwy 35 bypass.  This home and property changed hands and was eventually purchased and torn down.  

Born 1869 in Northern Ireland. Died 11 Dec 1951  Dorset and is buried at Buried Paint Lake Cemetery, Ridout Twp

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Succeeding landowner:

Link to Settlers of Algonquin Highlands family tree

Image: Jeremiah Clayton Obituary. Source: Lydia Coulter Scrapbook Collection - Book 5, Pg 58 File name Jeremiah Clayton obituary LC5 pg 58.jpg