Mary Hey was born on 17 October 1788, in Keighley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Joseph Hey and Susannah Lee. She married Thomas Lawson on 24 December 1807, in Keighley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 29 July 1843, at the age of 54.
English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): variant of Hay .
Dutch: variant, mostly Americanized (or archaic) and Flemish, of Heij, a topographic name for someone who lived on a heath, Dutch hei, heide.
German: metonymic occupational name for a grower or mower of grass, from Middle High German höu ‘grass, hay’.
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