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PAYNE (Soundex P500) — See also BAYNE, CLARK-PAYNE, FAYNE, PAINE, PAONE, PAYEN, PAYN, PAYNTER, PYNE, RAYNE, SPAYNE, TERTELING-PAYNE, VAYNE.

  PAYNE: See also Walter J. Arbogast — Martin Brachall Bailey — William Payne Barnum, Jr. — Thomas Payne Bedford — Frances Payne Bolton — Oliver Payne Bolton — Thomas Meade Bowen — Lot Brown — Axtell J. Byles — James Campbell Cantrill — Roslyn Clark-Payne — Fred Pierce Corson — George Payne Cossar — Cyrenus Garritt Darling — Charles S. Dickson — Thomas Joseph Downing — Claudia Payne Gartin — Herbert Bailey Gregory — Marion Lee Henshaw — Eppa Hunton, Jr. — Perry Brooks Jackson — Charles Blakeslee Law — William Leete — Carolyn Payne Lomax — George Payne McLean — Manley Leonidas Misenheimer — Joshua Perkins — Payne Harry Ratner — W. Payne Russell — John Payne Studley — Carolyn Terteling-Payne — Robert Red Tolbert — Joseph Warren Tolbert — William Grandison Utterback — Janet Payne Whitney
  Payne, Aaron H. — of Cook County, Ill. Republican. Candidate in primary for Illinois state senate 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Abner Clinton (b. 1871) — also known as Abner C. Payne — of Taylorsville, Alexander County, N.C. Born in Caldwell County, N.C., August 7, 1871. Democrat. Lawyer; mayor of Taylorsville, N.C. 1901-05, 1909; secretary and treasurer, Taylorsville Cotton Mill Company, 1907-09; member of North Carolina state senate 33rd District, 1913-14. Member, Freemasons; Junior Order; Odd Fellows; Woodmen of the World. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Waller L. Payne and Mary Elizabeth (Downs) Payne; married 1898 to Grace Sloan.
  Payne, Abraham W. — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Albert A. — of Iowa. Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Iowa 5th District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Payne, Albert E. — of Ontario, San Bernardino County, Calif. Republican. Postmaster at Ontario, Calif., 1884-86. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Aleta — of Port Wentworth, Chatham County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Payne, Alexander — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Alvin T. — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 2nd District, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Arthur C. — U.S. Consular Agent in Tuxpam, as of 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Arthur Jerome — also known as Arthur J. Payne — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Pastor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1948. Baptist. African ancestry. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Benjamin A. — of Baltimore County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Baltimore County, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Benjamin N. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Beverly Y. — U.S. Vice Consul General in Monrovia, as of 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Bill — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 24th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Payne, Billie Don — also known as Billie Payne — of White Oak, Gregg County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000, 2004 (alternate). Still living as of 2004.
  Payne, Brandon — of Gulfport, Harrison County, Miss. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Payne, Brown H. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Brown Hugo — of West Virginia. Republican. Presidential Elector for West Virginia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Payne, Brown W. — of Beckley, Raleigh County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Byron Samuel (b. 1876) — also known as Byron S. Payne — of Pierre, Hughes County, S.Dak. Born near Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak., February 2, 1876. Republican. Lawyer; South Dakota state attorney general, 1919-23. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Order of the Eastern Star; Modern Woodmen of America; Delta Theta Phi; Kiwanis; American Bar Association; Sons of Veterans. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Byron Spencer Payne (1839-1925) and Charlotte Elizabeth (Woodworth) Payne (1846-1926); brother of Jason Elihu Payne (1874-1941).
  Payne, C. — of Texas. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Texas, 1993. Still living as of 1993.
  Payne, C. W. — of Mt. Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles B. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles E. B. — U.S. Vice Consul in London, as of 1922, as of 1927-40; Niagara Falls, as of 1926; Sarnia, as of 1943-47. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles F. — U.S. Vice Consul in Maracaibo, as of 1924; Havana, as of 1926-27; Colón, as of 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles K. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1929-30. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles V. — of Nixa, Christian County, Mo. Republican. Candidate in primary for Missouri state house of representatives from Christian County, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Payne, Charles Vernon — of West Virginia. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from West Virginia 4th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Charles Wilson — also known as Charles W. Payne; Wils Payne — of Henry County, Iowa. Republican. Farmer; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1880-82. Interment at Finley Chapel Cemetery, Henry County, Iowa.
  Relatives: Father of Frank Smith Payne (1869-1933).
  Payne, Charlie D. — of Lawton, Comanche County, Okla. Democrat. Postmaster at Lawton, Okla., 1962-65 (acting, 1962-63). Still living as of 1965.
  Payne, Christopher H. (b. 1848) — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Red Sulphur Springs, Monroe County, Va. (now W.Va.), September 7, 1848. Republican. Minister; lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1900; U.S. Consul in SAINT Thomas, 1903-17. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Clifford — of Michigan. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 6th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Payne, Curtis See J. Curtis Payne
  Payne, D. S. — of Santa Clara County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Dave See David Payne
  Payne, David — also known as Dave Payne — of Bloomfield Township, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Bloomfield Township, Michigan, 2001-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Payne, David B., Jr. — of McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 18th District, 1984. Still living as of 1984.
  Payne, Devall — of Kentucky. Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Doc See R. S. Payne
  Payne, Don Ed — of Hugo, Choctaw County, Okla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Payne, Donald Milford (1934-2012) — also known as Donald M. Payne — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Born in Newark, Essex County, N.J., July 16, 1934. Democrat. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 10th District, 1989-; defeated in primary, 1980, 1986; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008. Baptist. African ancestry. Member, NAACP; Council on Foreign Relations. Died March 6, 2012 (age 77 years, 234 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Nephew of John Garrett (1925?-).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Payne, Dorcus — of Clinton, Prince George's County, Md. Postmaster at Clinton, Md., 1896-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, E. M. — also known as Ned Payne — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Payne, E. M. III — of Raleigh County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Raleigh County; elected 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Payne, Mrs. E. Wyatt See Jessica Kinnison Payne
  Payne, Elbert — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Columbia County, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Elisha (1730-1807) — of Vermont; Lebanon, Grafton County, N.H. Born in Canterbury, Windham County, Conn., March 7, 1730. Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1781-82; justice of Vermont state supreme court, 1781-82; member of New Hampshire state senate from Grafton County, 1786-88. Died in Hanover, Grafton County, N.H., July 20, 1807 (age 77 years, 135 days). Interment at East Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon, N.H.
  Payne, Elisha — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Elmer See L. Elmer Payne
  Payne, Eric — of Richmond, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Payne, F. W. — of Crawford County, Ohio. Prohibition candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Crawford County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Frank Smith (1869-1933) — also known as Frank S. Payne — of Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa. Born in Mt. Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa, August 16, 1869. Republican. Lawyer; banker; general counsel, Iowa Southern Utilities Co.; member of Iowa state house of representatives, 1900-02; delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1924. Presbyterian. Member, Freemasons; Elks; Kiwanis. Died in Centerville, Appanoose County, Iowa, April 13, 1933 (age 63 years, 240 days). Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Centerville, Iowa.
  Relatives: Son of Charles Wilson Payne (1839?-?) and Margaret (Patton) Payne; married to Grace Dickinson.
  Payne, Fred L. — of Wentzville, St. Charles County, Mo. Mayor of Wentzville, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Payne, Frederick — of Hudson County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1881. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Frederick George (1904-1978) — also known as Frederick G. Payne — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine; Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine. Born in Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, July 24, 1904. Republican. Mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1934-41; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; Governor of Maine, 1949-52; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1953-59; defeated, 1958. Congregationalist. Member, Kiwanis; Lions. Died in Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine, June 15, 1978 (age 73 years, 326 days). Interment at German Lutheran Cemetery, Waldoboro, Maine.
  Relatives: Son of Frederick G. Payne and Nellie G. (Smart) Payne; married, February 27, 1944, to Ella Hodgdon.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Payne, Gary — of Atoka, Atoka County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Payne, Georganne Baker — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 13th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Payne, George — of Baltimore, Md. Honorary Vice-Consul for Great Britain in Baltimore, Md., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, George Henry — of New York. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate in primary for U.S. Senator from New York, 1920; member, Federal Communications Commission, 1934-43. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, George J. — of Gallia County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, George K. — of Portland, Middlesex County, Conn. First selectman of Portland, Connecticut, 1919, 1921. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, George M. — of Amador County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 14th District, 1867-69. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, George W. — of Cumberland County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1875-77. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Gladys — of Duncan, Stephens County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Harry Vearle (1908-1983) — Born in Colonia Dublán (now part of Nuevo Casas Grandes), Chihuahua, September 6, 1908. U.S. District Judge for New Mexico, 1963-78; took senior status 1978. Died July 20, 1983 (age 74 years, 317 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Payne, Henry B. (1810-1896) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Hamilton, Madison County, N.Y., November 30, 1810. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1848; member of Ohio state senate, 1849-50; candidate for Governor of Ohio, 1857; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1860; U.S. Representative from Ohio 20th District, 1875-77; defeated, 1876; candidate for Democratic nomination for President, 1880; U.S. Senator from Ohio, 1885-91. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, September 9, 1896 (age 85 years, 284 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Married to Mary P. Perry (1818-1895); father of Flora Payne (1842-1893; who married William Collins Whitney); grandfather of Frances Payne Bolton; great-grandfather of Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, John Hay Whitney and Oliver Payne Bolton (1917-1972).
  Political families: Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Bolton-Whitney-Brainard-Wolcott family of Cleveland, Ohio; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
Henry C. Payne Payne, Henry Clay (1843-1904) — also known as Henry C. Payne — of Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Born in Ashfield, Franklin County, Mass., November 23, 1843. Republican. Postmaster at Milwaukee, Wis., 1876-85; president, Wisconsin Telephone Company; president, Milwaukee Electric Railway and Light Company; president, American Street Railway Association; receiver, Northern Pacific Railroad; member of Republican National Committee from Wisconsin, 1880-1904; Chairman of Republican National Committee, 1904; Wisconsin Republican state chair, 1892; U.S. Postmaster General, 1902-04; died in office 1904. Methodist. Died in Washington, D.C., October 4, 1904 (age 60 years, 316 days). Interment at Forest Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis.
  Presumably named for: Henry Clay
  Relatives: Son of Orrin P. Payne and Eliza (Ames) Payne; married, October 15, 1867, to Lydia W. Van Dyke.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, January 1902
  Payne, Horace D. — of Berlin, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Berlin; elected 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Howard — of Olathe, Johnson County, Kan. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Howard B. — of Elberton, Elbert County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Howard E. — of Dearborn Heights, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1968; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Payne, Howard H. — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Hubbard B. — of Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 21st District, 1875-76; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, J. — of Goliad, Goliad County, Tex. Member of Texas state house of representatives 87th District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, J. Curtis — of Virginia Beach, Va. Mayor of Virginia Beach, Va., 1974-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Payne, J. G. See John Grove Payne
  Payne, J. Milton — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Republican. Postmaster at Pawtucket, R.I., 1911; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Rhode Island, 1916. Burial location unknown.
Jason E. Payne Payne, Jason Elihu (1874-1941) — also known as Jason E. Payne — of Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak. Born in Clay County, S.Dak., January 22, 1874. Republican. Lost his right arm as a youth, in an accident with a runaway team of horses; college instructor; lawyer; law professor; member of South Dakota state senate 2nd District, 1903-06. Episcopalian. Member, Phi Delta Theta; Delta Theta Phi; American Bar Association. An enraged litigant, Ozzie Kirby, tried to kill him in in 1940; Kirby also shot and killed Payne's law partner. Injured in an automobile accident, and died several weeks later as a result, in a hospital at Vermillion, Clay County, S.Dak., September 11, 1941 (age 67 years, 232 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Byron Spencer Payne (1839-1925) and Charlotte Elizabeth (Woodworth) Payne (1846-1926); brother of Byron Samuel Payne (1876-?); married, July 20, 1905, to Iwae E. Sheppard.
  Image source: South Dakota Legislative Manual, 1903
  Payne, Jay H. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Lawyer; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 22nd Circuit, 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Jerry — of Ringgold, Catoosa County, Ga. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Payne, Jessica Kinnison (b. 1899) — also known as Jessica Payne; Jessie Payne; Mrs. E. Wyatt Payne; "Mrs. G.O.P." — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in O'Fallon, St. Charles County, Mo., February 26, 1899. Republican. School teacher; secretary of West Virginia Republican Party, 1949-51; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1957-58; defeated, 1958. Female. Baptist. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Jessie See Jessica Kinnison Payne
  Payne, Jim — of Springfield, Greene County, Mo. Mayor of Springfield, Mo., 1972-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Payne, John — of Woodstock, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodstock, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John — of Connersville, Fayette County, Ind. Postmaster at Connersville, Ind., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John B. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Kings County 16th District, 1915; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John B. — of Frederick County, Md. Member of Maryland state house of delegates from Frederick County, 1935-37, 1947-58, 1961-66. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John Barton (1855-1935) — of Kingwood, Preston County, W.Va.; Chicago, Cook County, Ill.; Washington, D.C. Born in Pruntytown, Taylor County, Va. (now W.Va.), January 26, 1855. Democrat. Lawyer; chair of Preston County Democratic Party, 1877-82; superior court judge in Illinois, 1893-98; U.S. Secretary of the Interior, 1920-21. Methodist. Member, American Bar Association. Died January 24, 1935 (age 79 years, 363 days). Interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Son of Dr. Amos Payne and Elizabeth (Barton) Payne; married, October 17, 1878, to Kate Bunker; married, May 1, 1913, to Jennie Byrd Bryan (died 1919).
  See also Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
  Payne, John F. — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates; defeated, 1970 (Kanawha County), 1972 (Kanawha County); elected 1974. Still living as of 1975.
  Payne, John Grove (b. 1887) — also known as J. G. Payne — of Oil City, Venango County, Pa. Born in Farmdale, Trumbull County, Ohio, December 13, 1887. Republican. Superintendent, Allegheny Division, Pennsylvania Railroad, 1917-27; mayor of Oil City, Pa., 1931-39. Episcopalian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Freemasons; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Kiwanis. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of I. N. Payne and Cora B. (Thompson) Payne; married 1909 to Alice Montgomery.
  Payne, John Howard (1791-1852) — also known as John H. Payne — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 9, 1791. Actor; playwright; author of the lines which were later adapted as the song "Home Sweet Home"; U.S. Consul in Tunis, 1842-45, 1851-52, died in office 1852. Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, 1970. Died in Tunis, Tunisia, April 10, 1852 (age 60 years, 306 days). Original interment at St. George's Protestant Cemetery, Tunis, Tunisia; reinterment in 1883 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; memorial monument at Prospect Park, Brooklyn, N.Y.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Payne, John Howard — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Dallas, Tex., 1940-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John L. — of Waterford, New London County, Conn. First selectman of Waterford, Connecticut, 1896-1901. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John M. — of Seneca County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Seneca County, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Mrs. John S. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, John W. — of Griswold, New London County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Griswold, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Joseph — also known as "Papa Joe" — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Payne, Karen — of Blue Springs, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Payne, Karen L. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for Massachusetts, 2012. Female. Still living as of 2012.
  Payne, Kenneth J. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 5th District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Payne, L. Elmer — of Cortland, Cortland County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Cortland, N.Y., 1948-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, L. F. See Lewis Franklin Payne, Jr.
  Payne, Lawrence O. — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1940 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1944 (alternate), 1956 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Leonard W. — of Auburn, Lee County, Ala. Republican. Postmaster at Auburn, Ala., 1879-81. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Lewis E. — U.S. Attorney for Wyoming, 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Lewis F. — of Chatham, Columbia County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Lewis Franklin, Jr. (b. 1945) — also known as Lewis F. Payne, Jr.; L. F. Payne — of Virginia. Born in Amherst, Amherst County, Va., July 9, 1945. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1988-97; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Payne, Lewis S. — of Niagara County, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 1st District, 1870; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Lisa Y. — of Duncanville, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Payne, Luther — of Canterbury, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canterbury, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Lyman — of Monroe County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1853-54. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Mary — of Mannford, Creek County, Okla. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oklahoma, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Payne, Melvin L. — Union candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 40th District, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Melvin Walter — of McDowell County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from McDowell County, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Miles E. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Cheshire, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Milton See J. Milton Payne
  Payne, Milton J. (1829-1900) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born October 10, 1829. Mayor of Kansas City, Mo., 1855-60, 1862-63. Died July 17, 1900 (age 70 years, 280 days). Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Milton J. — of Bladensburg, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Postmaster at Bladensburg, Md., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Minnie — of Northville, New Milford, Litchfield County, Conn. Postmaster at Northville, Conn., 1901. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Morris B. (b. 1885) — of New London, New London County, Conn. Born in Waterford, New London County, Conn., January 19, 1885. Republican. Architect; major in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New London, 1921-24; member of Connecticut state senate 18th District, 1939-40; member of Connecticut Republican State Central Committee, 1940. Member, Freemasons; Sphinx. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Charles W. Payne and Ellen (Gillen) Payne; married, October 14, 1909, to Jeannie Grandall Nash.
  Payne, N. B. — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Nancy — of Storm Lake, Buena Vista County, Iowa. Democrat. Member of Iowa Democratic State Central Committee, 1971. Female. Still living as of 1971.
  Payne, Nathan P. (1838-1885) — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in 1838. Democrat. Mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1875-76. Died in 1885 (age about 47 years). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Payne, Ned See E. M. Payne
  Payne, Nelson — of Auburn, DeKalb County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Auburn, Ind., 1845-49. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Nelson — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota territorial House of Representatives 4th District, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, O. F. — of Lexington, Fayette County, Ky. Mayor of Lexington, Ky., 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Odell See R. Odell Payne
  Payne, P. E. — of Columbia, Richland County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Pam — of Kansas City, Clay County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Payne, Patty A. — of Lavonia, Franklin County, Ga. Democrat. Member, Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Payne, Paula — of Bardstown, Nelson County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Payne, Peter — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1884-85. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Phillip — of Guadalupe County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Payne, R. Odell — of McLeansville, Guilford County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Payne, R. S. — also known as Doc Payne — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Candidate in primary for mayor of Covington, Ky., 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Ray M. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Mayor of Clarksburg, W.Va., 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Payne, Reuben S. (1844-1896) — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Davidson County, Tenn., 1844. Hat merchant; banker; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1882. Died in 1896 (age about 52 years). Interment at Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Payne, Rich See Richard Payne
  Payne, Richard — also known as Rich Payne — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Hawaii 2nd District, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Payne, Robert — of Nebraska City, Otoe County, Neb. Member of Nebraska state house of representatives, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Robert — of Woodbridge, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbridge; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Robert — of South Carolina. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from South Carolina 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Payne, Robert N. — of Fulton, Callaway County, Mo. Republican. Presidential Elector for Missouri, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Roy — of Center, Shelby County, Tex. Mayor of Center, Tex., 1922, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Mrs. Roy — of Milwaukie, Clackamas County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Payne, Rufus P. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, S. J. See Samuel Jarvis Payne
  Payne, Samuel — of Chenango County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Chenango County, 1804-06. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Samuel Jarvis (b. 1857) — also known as S. J. Payne — of Point Harbor, Currituck County, N.C. Born in Dare County, N.C., 1857. Democrat. Farmer; member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Currituck County, 1913-14. Disciples of Christ. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Samuel L. (b. 1866) — of Conway, Laclede County, Mo. Born in Brumley, Miller County, Mo., October 7, 1866. Republican. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Laclede County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, October 14, 1886, to Jenne Kelsay.
  Payne, Sereno Elisha (1843-1914) — also known as Sereno E. Payne — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Born in Hamilton, Madison County, N.Y., June 26, 1843. Republican. Lawyer; Cayuga County District Attorney, 1873-79; U.S. Representative from New York, 1883-87, 1889-1914 (26th District 1883-85, 27th District 1885-87, 1889-93, 28th District 1893-1903, 31st District 1903-13, 36th District 1913-14); died in office 1914; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1900, 1904, 1908, 1912. Died in Washington, D.C., December 10, 1914 (age 71 years, 167 days). Interment at Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William Wallace Payne (1819?-?); married 1873 to Gertrude Knapp.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Payne, Stephen H. — of Prospect, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Prospect, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Stephen H. — of Cheshire, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 6th District, 1853. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Susan Janet — of Gainesville, Hall County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Payne, Mrs. Thomas — of Missoula, Missoula County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Payne, Thomas — also known as Tom Payne — of Oklahoma. Candidate for Oklahoma state house of representatives, 1986. Still living as of 2000.
  Relatives: Son of Tom Woodrow Payne; grandson of Thomas Taylor Payne (1870?-1955).
  Political family: Payne family of Okmulgee, Oklahoma.
  Payne, Thomas P. — of Ferndale, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1952; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1960, 1962. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, Thomas Taylor (d. 1955) — also known as Tom Payne — of Scott County, Ark.; Okmulgee County, Okla. Member of Arkansas state house of representatives, 1910-12; member of Oklahoma state house of representatives, 1925-27. Died in Okmulgee, Okmulgee County, Okla., December 9, 1955. Interment at Okmulgee Cemetery, Okmulgee, Okla.
  Relatives: Father of Tom Woodrow Payne; grandfather of Thomas Payne (1946?-).
  Political family: Payne family of Okmulgee, Oklahoma.
  Payne, Tom See Thomas Taylor Payne
  Payne, Tom, Jr. — of Holtville, Imperial County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Payne, Tom See Thomas Payne
  Payne, Tom Woodrow (1915-1974) — of Okmulgee County, Okla. Born January 25, 1915. Member of Oklahoma state house of representatives, 1952-56; member of Oklahoma state senate, 1957-74; died in office 1974. Died April 17, 1974 (age 59 years, 82 days). Interment at Okmulgee Cemetery, Okmulgee, Okla.
  Presumably named for: Woodrow Wilson
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Taylor Payne; father of Thomas Payne (1946?-).
  Political family: Payne family of Okmulgee, Oklahoma.
  Payne, Tonya D. — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Payne, Valerie — of Newport, Lincoln County, Ore. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996; Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Payne, W. M. — of Ringgold, Catoosa County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, W. O. — of Nevada, Story County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, W. T. — of Clayton, St. Louis County, Mo. Postmaster at Clayton, Mo., 1887. Burial location unknown.
W. W. Payne Payne, W. W. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Democrat. Mayor of Huntington, W.Va., 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: Huntington Through Seventy-Five Years (1947)
  Payne, Walter — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Candidate for mayor of Memphis, Tenn., 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Payne, Walter Levi — also known as Walter L. Payne — of Burlingame, Osage County, Kan. Republican. Kansas state treasurer, 1917-21. Interment at Clinton Cemetery, Clinton, Kan.
  Payne, Wilford Eugene — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 33rd District, 1975. Still living as of 1975.
  Payne, William B. — of Danville, Va. Postmaster at Danville, Va., 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, William D. — Democrat. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly 29th District; elected 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Payne, William H. — of Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Barkhamsted, 1870. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, William J. — of Union County, Ky. Delegate to Kentucky secession convention, 1861. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, William M. — of Franklin County, Ohio. Democrat. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Franklin County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Payne, William Wallace — also known as William W. Payne — of Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 1st District, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Sereno Elisha Payne (1843-1914).
  Payne, William Winter (1807-1874) — also known as William W. Payne — of Gainesville, Sumter County, Ala. Born in Fauquier County, Va., January 2, 1807. Democrat. Member of Alabama state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Alabama, 1841-47 (at-large 1841-43, 4th District 1843-47). Died in Warrenton, Fauquier County, Va., September 2, 1874 (age 67 years, 243 days). Interment at City Cemetery, Warrenton, Va.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Payne, Willie W. (b. 1955) — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Spearsville, Union Parish, La., 1955. Police officer; mayor of Pontiac, Mich., 2002-. African Methodist Episcopal. African ancestry. Still living as of 2005.
  Payne, Wils See Charles Wilson Payne
  Payne, Zeno C. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Ohio, 1884. Burial location unknown.


PAYNTER (Soundex P536) — See also BAYNTON, PAINTER, PANETHIERE, PANTER, PAYN, PAYNE, PINTAR, PINTER, POINTER, POYNTER, SPAYNE, TAYNTON, TAYNTOR, WYNTER, YNTEMA.

  PAYNTER: See also Horace Grant Beedle — Joseph Edward Davies — Paynter I. Reynolds
  Paynter, John H. — of Delaware. Delaware state attorney general, 1885-87. Burial location unknown.
  Paynter, Lemuel (1788-1863) — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Lewes, Sussex County, Del., 1788. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 1st District, 1837-41. Died in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., August 1, 1863 (age about 75 years). Original interment at Union Sixth Street Cemetery (which no longer exists), Philadelphia, Pa.; reinterment in 1906 at Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, Pa.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Paynter, Samuel (1768-1845) — of Delaware. Born in Sussex County, Del., August 24, 1768. Member of Delaware state senate from Sussex County, 1807-08; Delaware state treasurer, 1813-18; Governor of Delaware, 1824-27. Episcopalian. Died in Lewes, Sussex County, Del., October 2, 1845 (age 77 years, 39 days). Interment at St. Peter's Churchyard, Lewes, Del.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Paynter, Thomas Hanson (1851-1921) — also known as Thomas H. Paynter — of Greenup, Greenup County, Ky.; Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Born near Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky., December 9, 1851. Democrat. Lawyer; Greenup County Attorney, 1876-82; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 9th District, 1889-95; Judge, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1895-1906; U.S. Senator from Kentucky, 1907-13; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1908. Member, Freemasons. Died in Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky., March 8, 1921 (age 69 years, 89 days). Interment at Frankfort Cemetery, Frankfort, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Elisha Paynter (1819-1886) and Sarah Paynter; married, May 25, 1876, to Elizabeth K. Pollock.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Paynter, W. C. — of Koshkonong, Oregon County, Mo. Democrat. Fruit grower; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Oregon County, 1911-12. Burial location unknown.


PAYROW (Soundex P600) — See also CAYRO, CYROWSKI, JAYRON, MAYRO, MEYROWITZ, PAIRO, PARO, PARRO.

  Payrow, Gordon, Jr. See H. Gordon Payrow, Jr.
  Payrow, H. Gordon, Jr. — of Bethlehem, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Mayor of Bethlehem, Pa., 1962. Still living as of 1962.


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