■-- - -■ - -Col. Doester, ;he counsel for tbe assassin Payne, in lis speeoh of deleose, put an end to the mjBtery surrounding that individual, by stating tbe following facts of his birfh Aüd iamily : Levvis Payno Powell is the son of Kev. George C. Powell, a Baptist minister, at present supposed to Hto at Live Oak Skationr on the railroad aetween Jgcksonville and ïallahassee, il tho State of Florida, and was bom in Alubama in the year 1845. Beaido :iimself', bis father had six daughters and two sons. Ho lived for sorae tirno n Worth and Stuart coiinties, Georgia, and in 1859 moved to Florida. At the arcuking out of war, but four ycara ■igo, tbe prisoner was a lad of sixtecn, engagod iu superintonding his fatber's ilantation and a number ol Blaves.