Daniel Preston Payne

30 March 1851–27 September 1878 (Age 27)
Paris, Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Daniel Preston

When Daniel Preston Payne was born on 30 March 1851, in Paris, Fauquier, Virginia, United States, his father, Alban Smith Payne, was 28 and his mother, Mary Naomi Edmonds, was 24. He had at least 1 daughter with Virgina Ann Welch. He lived in Virginia, United States in 1870. He died on 27 September 1878, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Paris, Fauquier, Virginia, United States.

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Daniel Preston Payne
Virgina Ann Welch
Ethel Maria Payne

Spouse and Children



Parents and Siblings

    Alban Smith Payne


    Mary Naomi Edmonds




World Events (6)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 10

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. 

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 15

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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)

  • Daniel Payne in household of Alvin S Payne, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Payne in household of Alban S Payne, "United States Census, 1860"
  • D. P. Payne, "Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912"

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