Malinda Ann Dalton

1838–1925 (Age 87)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Malinda Ann

When Malinda Ann Dalton was born in 1838, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Smallwood Jefferson Dalton, was 25 and her mother, Rebecca Eskew, was 26. She married Aaron Payne in 1859, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Gantt, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1870 and Grove Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States for about 30 years. She died in 1925, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Payne
Malinda Ann Dalton
Marriage: 1859
Benjamin F Payne
Alice Payne
William Rector Payne

Spouse and Children

South Carolina, United States


    Benjamin F Payne


    Alice Payne


    William Rector Payne


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World Events (8)


Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 22

In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Age 23

South Carolina is where the first shots of the Civil War were fired.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Cumbria, County Durham, Lancashire, Northumberland, and Yorkshire, named Dalton, from Old English dæl ‘valley’ ( see Dale ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.2 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Autun (D’Autun) in Seine-et-Loire, France. The place name derives from the Latin form Augustodunum, a compound of the imperial name Augustus + the Gaulish element dūn ‘hill’, ‘fort’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann Payne in household of Aaron Payne, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Malinda Payne in household of Aaron Payne, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Malinda Payne in household of Aaron Payne, "United States Census, 1860"

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