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Payne Family & Estate

All content was written by President Emeritus Richard Foy unless otherwise noted.


Estate Ownership

Colonel Oliver Hazard Payne

Harry Payne Bingham

History of Property Ownership

Press Release -Marist College Acquires Payne Mansion


Essays & Documents

The Grounds by President Emeritus Richard Foy

The History of the Holy Rosary from the Memoirs of Elizabeth Burroughs-Kelly

Colonel Payne's West Park Legacy by Julie O'Connor

Report of Col. Oliver H Payne from Atlanta, September 13, 1864

Oliver Hazard Payne's Civil War Service

Oliver Hazard Payne's Business Activities

Emma Christina Larson (1862-1943), Payne's housekeeper and confidante by President Emeritus Richard Foy

Andrew Mason (1867-1912) Payne's first superintendent at Esopus, & His Family

Memoirs of Julian Burroughs, Superintendent of Payne Estate 1913-1918

Letters of Emma C Larson to Julian Burroughs 1914-1915

Charles and Marion Osberg family, residents of the estate 1912-1943

Letters of Harry Payne Bingham to Charles Osberg 1924-1935

Captain Charles W Scott, Master of the Aphrodite

Mighty Aphrodite by Donna Stuart

Payne Whitney, Oliver Payne's most famous nephew

Description of Thomasville, Georgia, location of Payne's winter estate

Alexander & Fumiko Zabik and Medrex Ltd., owners of farm superintendent's house


Architects of the Estate

Neighbors of the Estate

Maps & Deeds (coming soon)

Images (coming soon)


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