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John Hays
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1845
Posey County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1936
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

John Hays was the son of Campbell and Jane Duty Hays. He married Emily Frances Koonce in Posey County, Indiana, and they had seven known children: Nancy, Viola, Matthew, John Louis, Emily Frances, Campbell and Ada. John later married Martha Reed, and they had ten known children: Lafayette, Samuel, Marcus, Ora Belle, Lilly V, Eldon, Martha, Joseph, Bessie and Dessie.
A Civil War veteran, he served in Company E, 25th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. Pvt. Hays served under William Tecumseh Sherman and saw action at Savannah, Georgia and Bentonville, North Carolina.

Family links: 
  Campbell Hays (1819 - 1894)
  Jane Duty Hays (1821 - 1895)
  Emily Frances Koonce Hays (1844 - 1883)
  Martha Reed Hays (1868 - 1905)
  Emily Frances Hays Shelton (1875 - 1961)*
  Hannibal Hays (1842 - 1916)*
  John Hays (1845 - 1936)
  David Holt Hays (1857 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
McKendree Cemetery
Mount Erie
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Randy Fletcher
Originally Created by: Barbara
Record added: May 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26931666
John Hays
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John Hays
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Jul. 19, 2010
For my great great grandfather - a Union Civil War veterans.
- Randy Fletcher
 Added: Aug. 23, 2009

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