Mary J Payne

5 May 1849–26 May 1929 (Age 80)
Stewarts Creek Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary J

When Mary J Payne was born on 5 May 1849, in Stewarts Creek Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States, her father, Levi Payne, was 22 and her mother, Martha Golding, was 20. She married Adam Leonard on 1 November 1872, in Stewarts Creek Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Surry, North Carolina, United States in 1860. She died on 26 May 1929, in Carroll, Virginia, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Adam Leonard
1852–
Mary J Payne
1849–1929
Marriage: 1 November 1872
Sara J L Leonard
1874–1963
Martha Leonard
1879–1916
Laura Alice Leonard
1879–1972
Virginia Elizabeth "Betty" Leonard
1893–1942

Spouse and Children

    Adam Leonard

    Male1852–Male

    Female1849–1929Female

MARRIAGE
1 November 1872
Stewarts Creek Township, Surry, North Carolina, United States
children

(4)

    Sara J L Leonard

    Female1874–1963Female

    Martha Leonard

    Female1879–1916Female

    Female1879–1972Female

    Virginia Elizabeth "Betty" Leonard

    Female1893–1942Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 4

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 12

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 21

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Paine . This is also a well-established surname in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Pain in household of Levi Pain, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Pain in household of Levi Pain, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Leonard in household of Adam Leonard, "United States Census, 1880"

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