Hays, John

John Hays, engraving, detail
Life span
02/02/1837—11/30/1921
Dickinson Connection:
Class of 1857

Life Summary

Full name
  John Hays
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  4
Family
 
John Hays (father), Eleanor Blaine Hays (mother), Jane Van Ness Smead (wife, 1865), Raphael Smead Hays (son, Dickinson Class of 1894)
Education
  Dickinson (Carlisle College)
Occupation
  Military
  Attorney or Judge
  Businessman
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Church or Religious Denomination
  Presbyterian
Political Parties
  Republican
Military
  Union Army

Census Snapshot

Children in 1860
  0
Marital status in 1860
  Single

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