Henry Payson

1691–4 May 1691
Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Henry

When Henry Payson was born in 1691, in Dorchester, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Ephraim Payson, was 32 and his mother, Katherine Leadbetter, was 29. He died on 4 May 1691, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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Ephraim Payson
Katherine Leadbetter
Mary Payson
Sarah Payson
Ruth Payson
Henry Payson
Ephraim Payson
Ruth Payson
Jonathan Payson Sr.
Susanna Payson

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Name Meaning

German and Frisian: variant spelling of Paysen, a patronymic from the personal name Paul .

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

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  • Henry Payson, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Henry Payson - death: 4 May 1691;
  • Legacy NFS Source: Henry Payson - birth: 1697;

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