Margaret Hayes

19 January 1882–12 March 1969 (Age 87)
Georgetown, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Hayes was born on 19 January 1882, in Georgetown, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, her father, Alma Hayes, was 36 and her mother, Annselina Thomas, was 29. She married Wilford King on 11 September 1901, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 12 March 1969, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Georgetown, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilford King
1880–1961
Margaret Hayes
1882–1969
Marriage: 11 September 1901
Creva King
1903–1925
Arvil Hayes King
1905–1994
Melba Mae King
1918–2006
Nona Lucile King
1920–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 September 1901
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1890

Age 8

Idaho is the 43rd state.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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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Story Highlight

Memories of Margaret Hayes by Claudia Lewis Wigington

Aunt Maggie and Uncle Wilford were very poor people. I would say they lived just a half step above the poor pioneers. In fact, their parents were poor pioneers! Alma Hayes was Aunt Maggie's father. T …

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Hayes King in household of Wilford King, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Maggie King in household of Wilford King, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret King in household of Wilford King, "United States Census, 1920"

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