Edward M Hay

26 August 1869–25 September 1917 (Age 48)
Huron, Ohio, United States

The Life of Edward M

When Edward M Hay was born on 26 August 1869, in Huron, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas Hay, was 39 and his mother, Martha Maria Brown, was 26. He married Inez Alberta Garner on 13 November 1904, in Huron, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States for about 37 years. He died on 25 September 1917, in Norwalk, Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States.

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Edward M Hay
Inez Alberta Garner
Marriage: 13 November 1904
Ilita Pauline Hay
Thomas Milton Hay

Spouse and Children

13 November 1904
Huron, Ohio, United States


    Ilita Pauline Hay


    Thomas Milton Hay


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Hay


    Martha Maria Brown





    William T Hay


    Charles Hay



    Maria Hay


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 13

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure, Middle English hay(e), heye (Old English (ge)hæg, which after the Norman Conquest became confused with the related Old French term haye ‘hedge’, of Germanic origin). Alternatively, it may be a habitational name from any of various places named with this word, including Les Hays and La Haye in Normandy. The Old French and Middle English word was used in particular to denote an enclosed forest. Compare Haywood . This name was taken to Ireland (County Wexford) by the Normans.2 Scottish and English: nickname for a tall man, from Middle English hay, hey ‘tall’, ‘high’ (Old English hēah).3 Scottish and English: from the medieval personal name Hay, which represented in part the Old English byname Hēah ‘tall’, in part a short form of the various compound names with the first element hēah ‘high’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edwin M Hay in household of Thomas Hay, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Edward M Hay in household of Thomas Hay, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Eddie Hay, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

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