Malinda Bayne

1816–1886 (Age 69)

The Life of Malinda

When Malinda Bayne was born on 14 September 1816, her father, Samuel Duvall Bayne, was 34 and her mother, Eleanor Ellen West, was 30. She married James Wright on 9 May 1833, in Decatur, Brown, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Indiana, United States in 1870 and Washington, Tazewell, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 24 July 1886, in Ottawa, Franklin, Kansas, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Malinda Bayne
James Wright
Marriage: 9 May 1833
Carey Campbell Wright
Eleanor C Wright
Samuel N Wright
William Cyrus Wright
John T Wright
Margaret Emma Wright

Spouse & Children

9 May 1833
Decatur, Brown, Ohio, United States


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings



  • Julia Ann Bayne


  • Female1809–1839Female

  • Eleanor Ellen Bayne


  • Nancy A. Bayne


  • Female1816–1886Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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. 
1825 · State Capital Moves to Indianapolis

Age 9

The state capital was moved from Corydon to Indianapolis on January 10, 1825.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 20

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and French: variant spelling of Bain .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Melinda Wright in household of James Wright, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Malinda Bayne, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Malinda Bayne, "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958"

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