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John M. Clayton

1796 - 1856

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John Middleton Clayton (July 24, 1796 – November 9, 1856) was an American lawyer and politician from Delaware. He was a member of the Whig Party who served in the Delaware General Assembly, and as U.S. Senator from Delaware and U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John M. Clayton has received more than 124,205 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. John M. Clayton is the 13,826th most popular politician (down from 12,334th in 2019), the 6,528th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,213th in 2019) and the 416th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, John M. Clayton ranks 13,826 out of 15,577Before him are Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow, Arthur Meighen, Chen Chien-jen, William M. Tweed, Louis Borno, and Durward Knowles. After him are Pete Ricketts, Azzeddine Laraki, Martín Torrijos, José Ballivián, Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark, and Len Blavatnik.

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Among people born in 1796, John M. Clayton ranks 54Before him are Princess Ida of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Philippe Buchez, Phan Thanh Giản, Juan Esteban Pedernera, Wilhelm Hemprich, and Karl Leberecht Immermann. After him are Pyotr Anjou, Joseph Meyer, Nikolai Turczaninow, George Back, Robert Wight, and John Torrey. Among people deceased in 1856, John M. Clayton ranks 43Before him are Lev Perovski, Sir William Hamilton, 9th Baronet, Josef Kajetán Tyl, Johan August Wahlberg, Frederick William Beechey, and Ivan Kireyevsky. After him are Joseph Meyer, Michel Félix Dunal, Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge, William Yarrell, Thomas Doughty, and George Don.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John M. Clayton ranks 6,528 out of 18,182Before him are Betty Compson (1897), William M. Tweed (1823), Martin Klebba (1969), Verna Bloom (1938), Cameron Boyce (1999), and Ginnifer Goodwin (1978). After him are Susan Howard (1944), Pete Ricketts (1964), Ann Dowd (1956), Anya Taylor-Joy (1996), Glenne Headly (1955), and Richard Kind (1956).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John M. Clayton ranks 416Before him are Stephen Allen Benson (1816), Geraldine Ferraro (1935), Norman Mineta (1931), Eugene McCarthy (1916), José Graziano da Silva (1949), and William M. Tweed (1823). After him are Pete Ricketts (1964), Sam Webb (1945), Lucretia Garfield (1832), Letitia Christian Tyler (1790), Florence Bascom (1862), and Timothy Pickering (1745).