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Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Layton '48 History - Online Publication (1998) by Lloyd Pearson

Layton '48 History
John Layton, Sr., born in England, near London, in 1776; emigrated to America in 1801; came from Baltimore to Hagerstown, Md., by stage and canal, remaining there awhile, then going to Penn- slvania and settling in Dauphin county, where with his two brothers, Jacob and Silas, he resided for some time. They all were sons of Silas Layton, of England, who lived on a farm and died in England in 1839, aged 93.