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Jan Clayton

Jan Clayton Mostly Credited As: Jan Clayton
Date Of Birth: August 26, 1917 (Age 66)
Country Of Birth: USA
Date Of Death: August 28, 1983
Cause Of Death: Cancer

Jan Clayton was a celebrated Broadway and musical performer. She created the role of Julie Jordan in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel. Clayton made many notable appearances on television through the years and is perhaps best remembered for portraying Ellen Miller in Lassie from September 1954 through December 1957. She died of cancer August 28, 1983 in West Hollywood, California.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Never Too Young (1965)As: Mrs. Porter (1966)
Lassie (US) (1954)As: Ellen Miller (S01-S03)
Episode Cast Credits 

Time Express (1979) 
  Episode 1 01x01: (Apr/26/1979) As Sister Juliana 

The Streets of San Francisco (1972) 
  The Thrill Killers (1) 05x01: (Sep/30/1976) As Mrs. Whelan 

Medical Story (1975) 
  The Quality of Mercy 01x12: (Jan/08/1976) As Edith Fitzgerald 

Archer (1975) (1975) 
  The Turkish Connection 01x01: (Jan/30/1975) As Helen Gentry 

Ghost Story (1972) 
  Touch of Madness 01x11: (Dec/08/1972) As Mother 

Death Valley Days (1952) 
  One Fast Injun 15x06: (Dec/21/1966) As Margaret 

Gunsmoke (1955) 
  Gilt Guilt 10x31: (Apr/24/1965) As Mary Rice 
  Bently 09x28: (Apr/11/1964) As Clara Wright 

Wagon Train (1957) 
  The Jed Whitmore Story 07x17: (Jan/13/1964) As Jean Lewis 
  The Prairie Story 04x19: (Feb/01/1961) As Charity Kirby 

The Tall Man (1960) 
  St. Louis Woman 02x20: (Jan/20/1962) As Widow Harper 

My Three Sons (1960) 
  The Romance of Silver Pines 02x15: (Jan/11/1962) As Fran Borden 

Tales of Wells Fargo (1957) 
  The Bride and the Bandit 05x12: (Dec/12/1960) As Ellen Stevens 

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) 
  Johnny Mathis, Rod Steiger 12x32: (Apr/26/1959) As Herself 

The Millionaire (1955) 
  Millionaire Irene Marshall 05x18: (Jan/21/1959) As Irene Marshall 

The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956) 
  Season 2, Episode 23 02x23: (Apr/06/1958) As Herself 

Lassie (US) (1954) 
  Timmy's Family 04x14: (Dec/08/1957) As Ellen Miller 

The Colgate Comedy Hour (1950) 
  SALUTE TO RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN 06x04: (Oct/16/1955) As Herself 

Make Room for Daddy (1953) 
  School Festival 01x26: (Mar/23/1954) As Unknown 

Racket Squad (1951) 
  The Case of the Dancing Lady 03x18: (Feb/12/1953) As Mary Temple 
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