- [S1375175583] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Forney Creek, Swain, North Carolina; Roll: T9_983; Family History Film: 1254983; Page: 198.3000; Enumeration District: 182; Image: 0307.
Birth date: abt 1868Birth place: North CarolinaResidence date: 1880Residence place: Forney Creek, Swain, North Carolina, United States
- [S1772915680] Swain County Marriages 1871 - 1905, Elsie Jones Bryson, (Swain County Genealogical Society), 77 (Reliability: 2).
Hayes, Thomas, 30, parents blank of Canada, to Maianda Payne Birchfield, 26, daughter of Abba Payne, on June 30, 1895. Performed by B. Tipton, Forney Creek. Greenberry Crisp, Sarah Payne and Green Payne, wit.
Note: According to Mike Gourley on www.findagrave.com he states that she was the "Wife of Thomas Hayes. Daughter of Green Berry and Abigal Payne. Her first husband, John Harvey Burchfield, was murdered in the Chestnut Flats section on Cades Cove, TN and she then married Tom Hayes."