Elijah Hise Hays

1 May 1851–13 March 1895 (Age 43)
Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elijah Hise

When Elijah Hise Hays was born on 1 May 1851, in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States, his father, Daniel Hays, was 52 and his mother, Rebecca Ann Mannen, was 37. He married Mariah Addie Greer on 4 September 1871, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Warren, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died on 13 March 1895, in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Warren, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Hise Hays
1851–1895
Mariah Addie Greer
1853–1918
Marriage: 4 September 1871
Clarence W. Hays
1872–1908
Lelia R. Hays
1874–1915
Emma F. Hays
1876–1879
John Frank Hays
1879–1899
Morgan Jefferson Hays
1882–1947
James Bernard Hays
1884–1912
Claudia May Hays
1887–1901
Herschel Goodnight Hays
1889–1958

Spouse and Children

    Male1851–1895Male

    Mariah Addie Greer

    Female1853–1918Female

MARRIAGE
4 September 1871
Kentucky, United States
children

(8)

    Clarence W. Hays

    Male1872–1908Male

    Lelia R. Hays

    Female1874–1915Female

    Emma F. Hays

    Female1876–1879Female

    John Frank Hays

    Male1879–1899Male

    Male1882–1947Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1799–1862Male

    Rebecca Ann Mannen

    Female1813–1869Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 10

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1861 · The Civil War Starts

Age 10

When the Civil War broke out Kentucky had said they would be neutral. As the war raged on though, Kentucky supplied around 86,000 troops to the North and half of that to the South. Fort Jefferson in western Kentucky was the first fort occupied by the Union forces
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant spelling of Hayes 1–4.

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

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Story Highlight

1880 United States Census

Age 29 Occupation Laborer On Farm Marital Status M <Married> Race W <White> Head of Household Eligha H. HAYS Relation Self Father's Birthplace KY Mother's Birthplace KY Household: Nam …

Sources (3)

  • Elijah H Hays in household of John H Hays, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eligha H Hays, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E H Hays in entry for Herschel G Hays and Verda E Hunt, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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