John Archey Hayes

5 June 1916–7 November 1988 (Age 72)
Ward, Texas, United States

The Life of John Archey

John Archey Hayes was born on 5 June 1916, in Ward, Texas, United States. He lived in Barstow, Ward, Texas, United States for about 15 years and Justice Precinct 2, Ward, Texas, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 7 November 1988, in Pecos, Reeves, Texas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Barstow Cemetery, Barstow, Ward, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Archey Hayes
1916–1988
Hazel Louise Shipp
1931–

Spouse and Children

    Male1916–1988Male

    Hazel Louise Shipp

    Female1931–Female

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 13

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • John A Hayes in household of Prent A Hayes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John A Hayes in household of Prentice A Hayes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John A Hayes in household of Prent A Hayes, "United States Census, 1920"

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