Sep. 19, 1785 North Granby Hartford County Connecticut, USA
Jul. 3, 1849 Manchester Hartford County Connecticut, USA
Cephas (whose name is the Aramaic version of the "rock" that Jesus said the apostle Peter would become) was a son of Obadiah Hayes and Ahinoam Holcombe. He married Betsey Rice March 5, 1809 and they had __ children:
Cephas E. Benjamin Charles Sarah Ann Emily
Cephas was a farmer and machinist who never moved far from his birthplace.