Malinda Ann Dalton


Brief Life History of Malinda Ann

When Malinda Ann Dalton was born in 1838, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Smallwood Jefferson Dalton, was 23 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, and was buried in West Gantt, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

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

Sources (10)

  • Ann Payne in household of Aaron Payne, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Malinda Ann Dalton Payne, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ann Dalton in entry for Alice Payne Eskew, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"

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  • Marriage
    1859South Carolina, United States
  • Children (3)

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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

    English and Irish: habitational name from any of various places called Dalton in Westmorland, Durham, Lancashire, Northumberland, and Yorkshire, from Old English dæl ‘valley’ (see Dale ) + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

    History: The surname was taken to Ireland by English traders in the early 13th century .

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

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