Joseph M Payne

1800–4 May 1864 (Age 64)
Franklin, Virginia, United States

The Life of Joseph M

When Joseph M Payne was born in 1800, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, his father, Barnett Payne, was 30 and his mother, Jane Martin, was 15. He married Elisabeth Webb on 4 April 1836. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 4 May 1864, in Franklin, Virginia, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Joseph M Payne
Elisabeth Webb
Marriage: 4 April 1836
Benjamin D Payne
Nancy A. Payne
William A. Payne
Joseph Payne
Mary Payne
Amanda E Payne
John H Payne

Spouse and Children

4 April 1836


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Barnett Payne





+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 12

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

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: 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)

  • Joseph M Payne, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Joseph Paine, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph M. Payne in entry for Joel B. Morgan and Amanda E. Payne, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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