Mary Payn

Female1 September 1791–8 October 1873

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Payn was born on 1 September 1791, in Fort Miller, Washington, New York, United States, her father, Noah Paine, was 32 and her mother, Martha Canfield, was 23. She married Otis Bigelow from 27 December 1812 to 31 December 1813. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Lysander, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1865 and New York, United States in 1870. She died on 8 October 1873, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Baldwinsville, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Otis Bigelow
Mary Payn
Marriage: from 27 December 1812 to 31 December 1813
Payne Bigelow
Marie Louise Bigelow
Walter Bigelow
Martha Bigelow
Olivia Bigelow
Maj. Thomas Odell Bigelow
Mary Bigelow
Clara Bigelow
Otis Bigelow
Gustavus Adolphus Bigelow

Sources (7)

  • Mary Bigelow, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Mary Payne Bigelow, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mrs Otis Bigelow in entry for Miss Olivia B Hall, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    from 27 December 1812 to 31 December 1813
  • Children (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 3

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries 1794: Onondaga, New York, United States

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 28

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): variant of Payne .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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