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Hays Surname History
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Hays Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Hays can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Hays may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Hays Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Hays come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is useful to know the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many modern names like Hays come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these family names relate to a religious expression such as "Favored of God".
Hays Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Hays name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Hays transform in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Hays were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Hays.
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Hays Family Tree
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- Bea Hays
- Elsie Elizabeth Hays 1894 - ?
- Beatrice Hunter Hays
- Earl Hays Masters 1873 - ?
- Mary Polly West 1792 - ?
- William Hays Iii
- William Henry Hays, Jr 1789 - 1869
- Sarah Elizabeth Satterfield Satterfield 1788 - 1869
- Captain William Hays, Sr. 1754 - 1804
- Rebecca Green Hays 1773 - 1841