William James Payne

14 December 1849–20 May 1935 (Age 85)
Loudon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of William James

When William James Payne was born on 14 December 1849, in Loudon, Tennessee, United States, his father, Jaeph Henry Payne, was 26 and his mother, Mary Annie, was 21. He married Mary Jane Duncan on 1 October 1870, in Loudon, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Civil District 12, Knox, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 8, Knox, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 20 May 1935, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

William James Payne
1849–1935
Mary Jane Duncan
1854–1935
Marriage: 1 October 1870
Jaepa Henry Payne
1871–1872
Ella Payne
1871–
William Barlow Payne
1880–1930
Lou Emma Payne
1874–1971
Walter Payne
1877–1938
James F. Payne
1879–1948
Mary Ann Payne
1882–1887
Rachel Payne
1884–1925
William Payne Jr.
1887–
James Henry Payne
1893–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 October 1870
Loudon, Tennessee, United States
children

(10)

    Jaepa Henry Payne

    Male1871–1872Male

    Ella Payne

    Female1871–Female

    Female1874–1971Female

    Walter Payne

    Male1877–1938Male

    Male1879–1948Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jaeph Henry Payne

    Male1823–1872Male

    Mary Annie

    Female1828–1887Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 13

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 23

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • William Payne, "United States Census, 1910"
  • W J Payne, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Will J Payne, "United States Census, 1900"

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