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Leona Belle (McCurry) Payne (1897 - 1968)

Leona Belle Payne formerly McCurry
Born in Peru, Chautauqua, Kansas, United Statesmap
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[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died at age 70 in Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 21 Jul 2009
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1897 May 7 Leona born in Peru, Kansas[1]

1968 Mar 22 passed away in Winfield, Kansas[2]


  1. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 29 August 2021), Leona Mccurry in household of Thomas Mccurry, Bellville Township, Chautauqua, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 1, sheet 8A, family 152, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,473.
  2. "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 July 2016), Leona Belle McCurry Payne, 1968; Burial, Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States of America, Highland Cemetery; citing record ID 32646557, Find a Grave,
  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 29 August 2021), Leona Payne in household of Rolla C Payne, Augusta, Butler, Kansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 3, sheet 3B, line 82, family 71, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 695; FHL microfilm 2,340,430.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 29 August 2021), Leona Payne in entry for Madelyn Lee Payne Dunham, Bridgeton, New Jersey, United States, 04 Nov 2008; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, ( : 2014); citing News of Cumberland County, The, born-digital text.
  • Geni profile: Leona Belle Payne (McCurry)
  • Leona Belle McCurry Payne on Find A Grave: Memorial #32646557 retrieved Sälgö-1 03:44, 4 October 2016 (EDT)
  • This WikiTree profile is referenced from Wikidata: Item Q15982346, en:Wikipedia help.gif

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McCurry-204 and McCurry-1 appear to represent the same person because: Exact dates, same spouse and child. Parents to be merged as well
David , can you add me to trusted list for the Project. Thanks !

Maggie , Project Leader

posted by Maggie N.

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