Deborah French Hayes

7 October 1816–4 April 1867 (Age 50)
Farmington, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Deborah French

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.

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Family Time Line

John Hanson Hurd
1824–1901
Deborah French Hayes
1816–1867
Marriage: 23 September 1849
Clarence Irving Hurd
1853–1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1849Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 3
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1820 · Making States Equal
    Age 4
    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 14
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hay
    Hays
    Heys
    Hayse
    McCoy
    Heyes

    Sources (16)

    • Deborah Hayes, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
    • Deborah Hurd in household of John H Hurd, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Deborah Hayes, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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