Mary Winston <I>Coles</I> Payne

Mary Winston Coles Payne

Birth
Hanover County, Virginia, USA
Death 8 Feb 1807 (aged 63)
Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 8253476 · View Source
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She was the mother of Mary Payne Jackson (born c. 1781 died 02-13-1808). She was the mother of First Lady Dorothy "Dolly" Madison, the wife of President James Madison. While visiting her daughter and son-in-law John G. Jackson in Clarksburg (then Virginia) in October of 1807, she suffered a "violent stroke of the dead palsy" and died a week later. West Virginia Highway Historical Marker number MC-103's inscription reads: "In this cemetery lie buried members of the Stonewall Jackson family: his father Jonathan, a sister Elizabeth, his great grandparents John Jackson and wife Elizabeth Cummings. Buried here also are Mrs. Mary Payne Jackson and Mrs. Mary Coles Payne, sister and mother of Dorothy (Dolly) Madison, wife of President James Madison. Some Civil War soldiers lie buried in this place; called Jackson Park." Historic Jackson Cemetery is located on WV 20 (East Pike Street), near junction with US 50, Clarksburg.



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Wife of John Payne Mother of Dolly Madison and Mary Payne Jackson


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  • Created by: Steve Corley
  • Added: 9 Jan 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8253476
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Winston Coles Payne (14 Oct 1743–8 Feb 1807), Find a Grave Memorial no. 8253476, citing Jackson Cemetery, Clarksburg, Harrison County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Steve Corley (contributor 46535090) .