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William Curtis Payne
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1796
North Carolina, USA
Death: 1870
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA

Death date after Jul 1870. Believed to have been buried at Good Hope as he gave the land that became this cemetery.

"A Good Hope For The Future"
William Curtis Payne gave the land for a cemetery at Good Hope Church in the spring of 1856 near the time of his wife Sarah's death. A Baptist church had been established in the 1840's and a school was held there at various times. The community of Robbins Crossroads had settlers from the Carolina's , Georgia , Tennessee and Kentucky who had moved there with the "good hope " for the future. Source: Heritage of Jefferson County, AL. book.
Originally submitted by to by brenda10291 to Barton /Payne/ Roberts Family Tree on 14 Feb 2008 
Family links: 
  Sarah Malone Payne (1799 - 1860)
  John Thomas Payne (1828 - 1903)*
  Francis Payne Goggans (1828 - 1896)*
  Sarah E. Payne Myrick (1833 - 1922)*
  Nancy Malinda Payne Wood (1847 - 1901)*
*Calculated relationship
Good Hope Baptist Cemetery
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Verchio
Record added: Sep 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41535733
William Curtis Payne
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Not forgotten.My 3rd great grandfather through his son John Thomas (known to the family as John T.) and his son William and William's first wife, Nancy Elizabeth Brooks.
- Jamie Curtis
 Added: Mar. 20, 2014
William Curtis Payne is my great great great great grandfather...William and Sarah had daughter Elizabeth C. Payne (Paine) who married Solomon Ingram, They had son John T. Ingram who had son William W. Ingram who had daughter Pearl Elizabeth Ingram White ...(Read more)
- Joe White
 Added: Jan. 24, 2014

- Joe White
 Added: Jan. 24, 2014
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