I was born in Montezuma, Parke, Indiana in 1940. My parents were Jay and Esther Cole Payton.I spent 3 years in Army 1958 to 1961, Graduated from Indiana State in 1966 got married in 1966. I worked for Inland Container in Indianapolis, In as a Tax Accountant. I retired in 2006 from Temple-Inland and live in Largo, FL. I went sky diving on my 70 birthday in 2010.I am researching the Paytons, Peytons, Cole, Carters, Whitaker, Whiteacre and lot more.