Person:James Payne (33)

James Madison Payne
b.1804 Virginia
d.aft. 1880
m. 9 April 1789
  1. James Madison Payne1804 - Aft 1880
m. 2 May 1831
  1. Mary Ellen Payne1837 - 1876
  • HJames Madison Payne1804 - Aft 1880
  • WMary W. SmithBef 1832 - Bef 1856
m. 18 Dec 1850
m. 13 March 1856
Facts and Events
Name James Madison Payne
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1804 Virginia
Marriage 2 May 1831 Albemarle County, Virginiato Eleanor Robinson
Marriage 18 Dec 1850 Barren County, Kentuckyto Mary W. Smith
Marriage 13 March 1856 Glasgow, Barren County, Kentuckyto Caroline Jordan
Death? aft. 1880
  1. Find A Grave.

    James M. Payne
    Birth 1804
    Virginia, USA
    Death unknown
    Barren County, Kentucky, USA

    JAMES first married ELEANOR ROBINSON of Albemarle County, Virginia:

    Name: James M. Payne
    Spouse Name: Eleanor Robinson
    Marriage Date: 2 May 1831
    County: Albermarle
    State: Virginia

    From Benjamin Payne’s Will (drafted August 23, 1831): “And as my son James is now in Virginia and has written to me that there is four hundred and seventy Dollars of my money in his hands ready for me .... “

    “James M. and Eleanor R. Payne” conveyed in Barren County his inherited land from the saltpeter cave farm on Skaggs Creek, in 1841 (see Photos).

    JAMES M. PAYNE and ELENOR PAYNE first appeared in a member list of First Presbyterian Church (OS) of Glasgow, Kentucky, May 14, 1840. JAMES and ELENOR first appeared in Session Minutes, February 20, 1842. During that Session, JAMES was elected an Elder of the Church and appointed Clerk of Sessions. He resigned as Clerk in 1845, resumed in 1852, and served through May, 1868. JAMES continuously served as Elder of First Presbyterian, last appearing in Session Minutes in 1871.


    JAMES’ second marriage was with MARY W. SMITH:

    Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979
    Name: Jas. M. Payne
    Event Type: Marriage
    Event Date: 18 Dec 1850
    Spouse's Name: Mary W. Smith
    Event Place: Barren, Kentucky



    Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979
    Name: James M. Payne
    Spouse's Name: Caroline Cockrill
    Event Date: 13 Mar 1856
    Event Place: Glasgow, Barren, Kentucky

  2.   United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication M653).

    1860 Federal Census: Barren County, Kentucky
    Name: J M Payne
    Age: 56
    Birth Year: abt 1804
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Home in 1860: District 2, Barren, Kentucky
    Post Office: Glasgow
    Dwelling Number: 243
    Family Number: 243
    Occupation: Farmer
    Real Estate Value: 3000
    Personal Estate Value: 3000
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    J M Payne 56
    Caroline Payne 42
    Jas Cockrill 15
    Saml Cockrill 13
    Mary S Cockrill 11
    J R Cockrill 9
    John A Cockrill 7
    H C Cockrill 8
    L B Cockrill 1
    J M Payne 19

  3.   United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T9).

    1880 Federal Census: Barren County, Kentucky
    Home in 1880: Glasgow Junction,[ *** ] Kentucky
    James M Payne 67 [sic: 77]
    Caroline Payne 63
    Willie Payne 18

    *** (Glasgow Junction = Park City)