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Bessie W (Wiggins) Payne (1901 - 1987)

Bessie W Payne formerly Wiggins
Born in Texas, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1 Jun 1929 in McKinney, Collin, Texas, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died at age 86 in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Dec 2009
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Besie Wiggins was born on October 26, 1901 in Texas.

She married Elie 'Thomas' Payne (1907-1997) on June 1, 1929 in McKinney, Collin, Texas.[1]

Eli was a sales man for a Dairy in 1940, and she was taking care of the home and Family.

In 1950, they were proprietors of a Resturant in Dallas, Dallas, Texas.[2]

She died at the age of 86, on November 25, 1987 and was buried in the Crown Hill Memorial Park Cemtery in Dalas, Dalas, Texas.


  1. "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965", , FamilySearch ( : Mon Oct 23 13:19:30 UTC 2023), Entry for Elija Payne Or Wiggins and Bessie Wiggins, 01 Jun 1929.
  2. 1950 United States Federal Census; Ancestry's 1950 Cenusus

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