This is my family of Layton's as follows:
William Layton born 1769 in Ireland,he had 3 brothers, Joesph, Patrick and the other i unknow as he went on to Barbados.
William Layton is my GreatGreatGreatGreat Grandfarther.
He's son William Layton II born 1800 married Sara ? William II is my ggg grandfather.
Joseph Layton born 1838 married Winney J. Ross.(gggrandfather)
William Joseph Layton born 1864 married Sarah Ann Jones(ggreatfather)
Then my grandmother was Lura Mae Layton married Rush L Johnson .
Migration started from Scotland and England to New Jersy, Pennslvania and Canada to North and South Carolina to Mississippi and finally to Lousianna. Hope this help some and hope maybe we are kin in some way. Thanks