Hayes (surname)

Hayes (surname)

Hayes is a common English language surname. In the United States Census, 1990, Hayes was the 100th most common surname recorded. The oldest record of the surname dates to 1197 in the Eynsham Cartulary of Oxfordshire, where it appears on the form Heise. There are nineteen coats of arms assumed by or granted to individuals with this or a similar surname. Though primarily a surname, "Hayes" rarely appears as a given name in census records.

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Famous quotes containing the word hayes:

    How easily I could now let go of life!
    —Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)