John Dee Hayes

26 September 1907–27 November 2002 (Age 95)
Dickson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Dee

When John Dee Hayes was born on 26 September 1907, in Dickson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Ervin Barney Hayes, was 21 and his mother, Arbela Eunice Sensing, was 17. He married Mary Glenn Duke in 1930, in Tennessee, United States. He lived in Civil District 15, Dickson, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 27 November 2002, in Dickson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Jackson Chapel Cemetery, Dickson, Tennessee, United States.

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John Dee Hayes
Mary Glenn Duke
Marriage: 1930

Spouse and Children

Tennessee, United States

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    Arbela Eunice Sensing




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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 24

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 

Age 25

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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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  • John B Hayes in household of Ervin B Hayes, "United States Census, 1910"

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