Sarah Hayes

13 November 1807–
Long Whatton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Hayes was born on 13 November 1807, in Long Whatton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Hayes, was 31 and her mother, Abegail Lester, was 25. She had at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Hayes
1776–1869
Abegail Lester
1782–1853
Katharine Hayes
1801–1874
George Hayes
1802–1879
Joseph Hayes
1805–
Sarah Hayes
1807–
John Hayes
1809–
Ruth Hayes
1812–
Henry Hayes
1815–
Mary Hayes
1817–
Samuel Hayes
1820–
Reuben Hayes
1821–1867
Isaac Hayes
1823–
Benjamin Hayes
1825–1902

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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 1

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1843

Age 36

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAodha ‘descendant of Aodh’, a personal name meaning ‘fire’ ( compare McCoy ). In some cases, especially in County Wexford, the surname is of English origin (see below), having been taken to Ireland by the Normans.2 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon and Worcestershire, so called from the plural of Middle English hay ‘enclosure’ ( see Hay 1), or a topographic name from the same word.3 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Dorset, Greater London (formerly in Kent and Middlesex), and Worcestershire, so called from Old English hǣse ‘brushwood’, or a topographic name from the same word.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Hayes in household of Joseph Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sarah Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Sarah Hayes in household of Joseph Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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