Monroe Hays

3 August 1853–1933 (Age 79)
Robinson Township, Posey, Indiana, United States

The Life of Monroe

When Monroe Hays was born on 3 August 1853, in Robinson Township, Posey, Indiana, United States, his father, Campbell Hays, was 34 and his mother, Jane Duty, was 32. He married Lucy E Glasco on 16 August 1871, in White, Illinois, United States. He lived in Randolph, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Jones Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1930. He died in 1933, in Corning, Clay, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Peach Orchard, Clay, Arkansas, United States.

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Monroe Hays
Lucy E Glasco
Marriage: 16 August 1871

Spouse and Children

16 August 1871
White, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 3

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1871: Randolph, Arkansas, United States; 1873: Clayton, Arkansas, United States; 1876: Clay, Arkansas, United States
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

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

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Munroe Hays in household of Campbell Hays, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Monroe Hays, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Monroe Hays, "United States Census, 1900"

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