8 May 1811–12 May 1811 Barrington, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States
The Life of Eleazar Davis
When Eleazar Davis Hayes was born on 8 May 1811, in Barrington, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Solomon Hayes, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Hayes, was 25. He died on 12 May 1811, in his hometown, at the age of 0.
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.