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Clayton, John (1694/5–1773/4), botanist

Audrey le Lièvre

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Clayton, John (1694/5–1773/4), botanist, was the eldest of the three sons born to John Clayton (1665–1737) and his wife, Lucy, and was possibly the John Clayton baptized on 27 August 1695 at St Andrew's, Holborn, London. He was educated possibly at Eton College...

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Subjects: Botany

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