Women / Persons ~ P23750

Martha Payne

Gender: Female
Life Dates: ca. 1790 - ca. 1820
  • African American
  • American, Native
  • American (US)
  • Model of faith, piety
  • Model of race
  • Mother, model of family life
  • Mother of notable man
  • widow
Note: Type by Stephanie, Kerwin. a 1926 book, still hard to get, though in microfilm, book, ebook from libraries. 1926 book states portrait is 130+ years old. Daniel Alexander Payne, her son, leader in AME church, born 24 February 1811, hence estimate of birthdate for Martha. Sources say she and husband London were free born. Charleston, SC. She died when he was 9.
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