When Deborah French Hayes was born on 7 October 1816, in Farmington, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Ichabod Hayes Jr, was 46 and her mother, Deborah French, was 37. She married John Hanson Hurd on 23 September 1849, in Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 4 April 1867, at the age of 50, and was buried in Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.
Irish (Cork): shortened 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.
English: variant of Hay , with post-medieval excrescent -s.
English: topographic name from the plural form of Middle English hay(e), heye, heghe ‘enclosure’ (see Hay ), sometimes used as a collective noun for a farm, especially in Devon, where it is a frequent minor placename. Compare Hain .