James S. Poyner

6 February 1860–27 November 1951 (Age 91)
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James S.

When James S. Poyner was born on 6 February 1860, his father, James Poyner, was 38 and his mother, Jane Warren, was 38. He married Mary Alice Penrod on 5 December 1881, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Skilesville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 2, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 27 November 1951, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

James S. Poyner
1860–1951
Mary Alice Penrod
1862–1939
Marriage: 5 December 1881
Zylpah Dean Poyner
1884–1965

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 December 1881
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    James Poyner

    Male1822–1888Male

    Female1822–Female

siblings

(7)

    Sarah E. Poyner

    Female1845–Female

    William A. Poyner

    Male1847–1915Male

    John Mason Poyner

    Male1850–1928Male

    Charles M Poyner

    Male1852–Male

    Martha Jane Poyner

    Female1855–1930Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1878

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1878: Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
1886

Age 26

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): nickname for someone who was handy with his fists, from Old French poigneor ‘fighter’ (Latin pugnator, from pugnare ‘to fight’, a derivative of pugnus ‘fist’).2 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ab Ynyr ‘son of Ynyr’, a personal name from Latin Honorius.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jas S Paynes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James S Payner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James S Piner in household of Jas Piner, "United States Census, 1870"

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