William Addison Davis Hayes, Sr.

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William Addison Davis Hayes, Sr.

Birthdate:
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joel Addison Hayes, Jr. and Margaret Howell Hayes
Husband of Elizabeth Hayes Davis Wagner and Alfrieda Henrietta Hayes
Father of Elizabeth Frances Davis Hayes; Elise Davis Hayes and William Addison Davis Hayes, Jr
Brother of Varina Howell Davis Webb; Lucy White Young and Jefferson Addison Hayes-Davis, I

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About William Addison Davis Hayes, Sr.

Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph Colorado Springs, Colorado May 30, 1955, page 11-9:

William D. Hayes Funeral Tuesday in Grace Church

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday in St. Stephens Chapel of Grace Episcopal Church for William Davis Hayes, retired cattleman and rancher, who died Wednesday at his home, 306 W. Dale St. The Rev. J. Lindsey Patton, rector, and the Rev. Milton C. Johnson, pastor of the First Lutheran Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. The Swan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Hayes, who had long been ill, was the son of Joel Addison Hayes and Margaret Davis Hayes. He was the grandson of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy. His mother was the eldest daughter of Jefferson Davis. He was born June 9, 1890, in what is now Hayes House at Colorado College. He attended Lawrenceville School, Colorado College and Colorado A and M College. He was a member of the El Paso County Pioneers Assn., and for many years was a deputy sheriff at Pueblo. He also was one of the original Boy scouts of Colorado Springs, and was an active member of the Historical Society of the Pikes Peak Region.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Alfrieda H. Hayes; a stepdaughter, Diann; a daughter by a former marriage, Elsie Train; one granddaughter; his brother, Jefferson Hayes Davis, Colorado Springs; a sister Mrs. Lucy B. Young, Norwood, and several nephews and nieces.


Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph Colorado Springs, Colorado May 30, 1955, page 11-9:

William D. Hayes Funeral Tuesday in Grace Church

Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday in St. Stephens Chapel of Grace Episcopal Church for William Davis Hayes, retired cattleman and rancher, who died Wednesday at his home, 306 W. Dale St. The Rev. J. Lindsey Patton, rector, and the Rev. Milton C. Johnson, pastor of the First Lutheran Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery. The Swan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Hayes, who had long been ill, was the son of Joel Addison Hayes and Margaret Davis Hayes. He was the grandson of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy. His mother was the eldest daughter of Jefferson Davis. He was born June 9, 1890, in what is now Hayes House at Colorado College. He attended Lawrenceville School, Colorado College and Colorado A and M College. He was a member of the El Paso County Pioneers Assn., and for many years was a deputy sheriff at Pueblo. He also was one of the original Boy scouts of Colorado Springs, and was an active member of the Historical Society of the Pikes Peak Region.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Alfrieda H. Hayes; a stepdaughter, Diann; a daughter by a former marriage, Elsie Train; one granddaughter; his brother, Jefferson Hayes Davis, Colorado Springs; a sister Mrs. Lucy B. Young, Norwood, and several nephews and nieces. Note: h/o Alfrieda H. Henjes Hayes. h/o Elizabeth McCuen Hayes. f/o Wm Addison Davis Hayes.

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William Addison Davis Hayes, Sr.'s Timeline

1889
June 9, 1889
1915
1915
Age 25
1917
1917
Age 27
1919
December 1, 1919
Age 30
1955
May 25, 1955
Age 65
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Colorado Springs, El Paso County, Colorado, United States