Quick Facts Bre Payton

  • NameBre Payton
  • Birth Year1992
  • Birth month06
  • FatherGeorge Payton
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Birth PlaceCalifornia, the United States
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionJournalist
  • EducationCitrus Community College
  • SiblingsSisters (Cheekie, Christina), Brothers (Jack, James)
  • Mother Cindy Payton
  • DiedDecember 28, 2018

Bre Payton was an American writer, commentator, and journalist best known for working in an online Magazine The Federalist. She made her appearance in major television channels like Fox News, BBC, and CNN.

Bre Payton was found unconscious in her apartment and she was rushed to the hospital by her friend Morgan Murtaugh. Payton suffered from swine flu and sadly passed away on 28th December 2018.

Bre Payton Net Worth, Earnings, Salary

Bre Payton’s involvement in journalism and reporting helped her amass a net worth of $200,000. During her tenure at The Federalist, she earned an average salary of $40,000 per annum. She also earned some extra sum from her involvement in other projects as a political speaker for various television networks.

Payton stayed a low-key regarding her possessions like a house, cars, jewelry, and other assets. Also, Payton never revealed about the brand she preferred regarding clothes, shoes, cosmetics and other accessories. As per the report, Payton loved using red lipstick.

Bre Payton Personal Life, Relationships, Affairs

Bre Payton was in a living relationship with Ryan Colby before her death. Ryan Colby is an employee at a non-profit organization. There is not much detail about how the duo met each other, who approached first and proposed. 

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Payton used to shared pictures with him on her Instagram. She made her relationship public via social media on 12th November 2017. Payton frequently shared pictures with her partner on various occasions. As per the report, Payton uploaded her last photo with him on 16th December 2018.

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Although Payton and her partner Ryan were in a living relationship, they were never engaged nor married. Moreover, they weren’t blessed with children from their relationship.

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Bre Payton Early Life, Education

Bre Payton was born on 8th June 1992, in California, the United States to Cindy Payton and George Payton. She belonged to white ethnicity and her star-sign was Gemini. She grew up along with two sisters Cheekie and Christina and two brothers James and Jack Payton.

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Payton received her primary education from home and completed her high school from Western Christian High School with a diploma in the Satellite Management. She joined Citrus Community College in Upland and completed her studies in political journalism.

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While in college Payton became the feature editor of the school’s bi-weekly newspaper, the Citrus College Clarion. She also worked as a social media coordinator for Patrick Henry College and also a freelance writer for World Magazine.

Bre Payton Career

Bre Payton worked as a freelance writer for WatchDog. She began creating a network of a good journalist and attended different events in Washington DC. She met a publisher of The Federalist, Ben Domenech in an event. Payton was appointed as a Staff Writer at the conservative news website The Federalist and was associated with it till her death.

Payton also co-hosted a podcast titled Problematic Women with Kelsey Harkness for The Daily Signal. Moreover, she further worked for CNN, NPR, MSNBC, and Fox News.