Laura Y. Payne

5 April 1864–1 July 1920 (Age 56)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Laura Y.

When Laura Y. Payne was born on 5 April 1864, in Missouri, United States, her father, James Franklin Payne, was 40 and her mother, Elizabeth Hunt, was 39. She married William Riley Storment on 25 December 1883, in Polk, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greene Township, Polk, Missouri, United States in 1880 and North Greene Township, Polk, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 1 July 1920, in Polk, Missouri, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Payne Cemetery, Polk, Polk, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Riley Storment
Laura Y. Payne
Marriage: 25 December 1883
James Hugh Storment
Mary Elizabeth Storment
Charles Omer Storment
Golden Florence Storment

Spouse and Children

    William Riley Storment



25 December 1883
Polk, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings



    John Hunt Payne


    Elizabeth Ann Payne


    Joseph Washington Payne


    Rebecca Payne


    Sarah Emma Q Payne


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 1

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 17

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Laura Payne in household of Joseph Bridges, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Laura Y Storm* in household of Riley W Storm*, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Laura Y Storment in household of William R Storment, "United States Census, 1900"

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