John B Hays

Wilson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John B

When John B Hays was born in 1818, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Thompson T. Hays, was 23 and his mother, Sally Drake, was 22. He married Eliza Hall Sypert on 16 November 1841, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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John B Hays
Eliza Hall Sypert
Marriage: 16 November 1841
Sarah J. Hays

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    Eliza Hall Sypert


16 November 1841
Wilson, Tennessee, United States


    Sarah J. Hays


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 17

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 44

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

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

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jno B Hays, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • John B Hays, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • John B Hays, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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