Isaac Hayes

14 January 1823–
Long Whatton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Hayes was born on 14 January 1823, in Long Whatton, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Hayes, was 47 and his mother, Abegail Lester, was 40. He had at least 3 daughters with Mary.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Hayes
1823–
Mary
1824–
Ruth Hayes
1853–
Anna Hayes
1862–1862
Mary Ann Hayes
1866–

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–Male

    Mary

    Female1824–Female

children

(3)

    Ruth Hayes

    Female1853–Female

    Anna Hayes

    Female1862–1862Female

    Mary Ann Hayes

    Female1866–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Hayes

    Male1776–1869Male

    Female1782–1853Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1830

Age 7

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 10

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 31

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

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)

  • Isaac Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Isaac Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Isaac Hayes, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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