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HAY (Soundex H000) — See also HAIGH, HAUGH, HAW, HEY, HOY, HUY, MAY, NAY, WAY.

  HAY: See also Hay Bell — Jacob Hay Brown — Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer — Edward Winthrop Gray — William Terrell Hay Harrison — Jonathan Jennings — Henry Oliver Lovvorn — Thomas H. Peeples — James Hay Reed — Hay T. Thornton — James Jermiah Wadsworth — Hay Walker, Jr. — Albert Weed — John Hay Whitney
  Hay, Mrs. Abe J. — of California. Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
Adelbert S. Hay Hay, Adelbert Stone (1876-1901) — also known as Adelbert S. Hay — Born in 1876. U.S. Consul in Pretoria, 1901. Fell to his death from a third-floor window of the New Haven House hotel, New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., June 23, 1901 (age about 24 years). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of John Milton Hay (1838-1905) and Clara Louise (Stone) Hay (1849-1914); uncle of John Hay Whitney and James Jermiah Wadsworth; granduncle of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin four times removed of James Hodges; third cousin thrice removed of James Leonard Hodges.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Hay-Morton-Turner-Wadsworth family of Taunton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, August 1901
  Hay, Alexander (1806-1882) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Born April 8, 1806. Mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1842-45. Died November 5, 1882 (age 76 years, 211 days). Interment at Allegheny Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Hay, Alexander — of Santa Clara County, Calif. Member of California state assembly 7th District, 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Andrew Kessler (1809-1881) — also known as Andrew K. Hay — of New Jersey. Born near Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass., January 19, 1809. Glass manufacturing business; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1849-51; Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1872; president, Camden and Atlantic Railroad, 1872-76. Died in Winslow, Camden County, N.J., February 7, 1881 (age 72 years, 19 days). Interment at Colestown Cemetery, Cherry Hill Township, Camden County, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Hay, Arthur (b. 1859) — of Oneida, Madison County, N.Y. Born in New Jersey, March, 1859. Machinist; insurance business; justice of the peace; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1900, 1920; candidate for New York state assembly from Madison County, 1901. English and Scottish ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Arthur D. (d. 1952) — Justice of Oregon state supreme court, 1942-52; died in office 1952. Died December 19, 1952. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Betty Jo — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Hay, C. H. — of Ashley, Luzerne County, Pa. Postmaster at Ashley, Pa., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Charles M. — of Callaway County, Mo.; St. Louis, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Callaway County, 1913-14; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1924; candidate for U.S. Senator from Missouri, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Daniel G. — of White County, Ill.; Cairo, Alexander County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from White County, 1847; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for the 13th Illinois District, 1867. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Mrs. Dudley C. — of Michigan. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Michigan, 1947. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Edwin B. — of Washington, D.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Eugene G. — of Minnesota. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 29, 1889; U.S. Attorney for Minnesota, 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Hay, Everett T. — of Towson, Baltimore County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Hay, Frank D. — of Point Pleasant, Mason County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Point Pleasant, W.Va., 1885-89, 1893-95. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Frederick Leslie (1856-1940) — also known as Frederick L. Hay — of Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio. Born in Girard, Erie County, Pa., December 22, 1856. Republican. Lawyer; mayor of Defiance, Ohio, 1888-92, 1932-34; Defiance County Probate Judge, 1893-97; candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 5th District, 1900; common pleas court judge in Ohio, 1912-18. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died, of pneumonia, in Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio, February, 1940 (age 83 years, 0 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Defiance, Ohio.
  Hay, George — of Virginia. U.S. Attorney for Virginia, 1803-16. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, George — of Bakersfield, Kern County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Gilbert — of Hatboro, Montgomery County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at Hatboro, Pa., 1843-46. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Hafford E. — of Irvine, Estill County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1928, 1932 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Harry F. G. — of Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Westbrook, Maine, 1909-10. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Haskell C. — of Texarkana, Miller County, Ark. Mayor of Texarkana, Ark., 1954-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Homer W. — of Somerset, Somerset County, Pa. Burgess of Somerset, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
James Hay Hay, James (1856-1931) — of Madison, Madison County, Va. Born in Millwood, Clarke County, Va., January 9, 1856. Democrat. Lawyer; Madison County Commonwealth Attorney, 1883-96; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1885-89; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1888; member of Virginia state senate, 1893-96; U.S. Representative from Virginia 7th District, 1897-1916; resigned 1916; Judge of U.S. Court of Claims, 1916. Episcopalian. Member, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Died June 12, 1931 (age 75 years, 154 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Madison, Va.
  Relatives: Son of William Hay and Emily (Lewis) Hay; married to Constance Latman, Frances Gordon and Eloise Cave.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Image source: Autobiographies and Portraits of the President, Cabinet, etc. (1899)
  Hay, James D. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Jess — of Texas. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Hay, John — of Fayetteville, Cumberland County, N.C. Member of North Carolina house of commons, 1786, 1805 (Cumberland County 1786, Fayetteville 1805). Burial location unknown.
  Hay, John — of Marion, Williamson County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, John Breese (1834-1916) — of Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill. Born in Belleville, St. Clair County, Ill., January 8, 1834. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; U.S. Representative from Illinois 12th District, 1869-73; postmaster at Belleville, Ill., 1882-86; St. Clair County Judge, 1886-1900, 1905-14; mayor of Belleville, Ill., 1901-05. Died in Winnetka, Cook County, Ill., June 16, 1916 (age 82 years, 160 days). Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Belleville, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of Andrew Edgar Hay and Emilie (Morrison) Hay; married, October 15, 1857, to Maria Hinckley (1836-1912).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
John Hay Hay, John Milton (1838-1905) — also known as John Hay — of Washington, D.C. Born in Salem, Washington County, Ind., October 8, 1838. Private secretary and assistant to President Abraham Lincoln; U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain, 1893-98; U.S. Secretary of State, 1898-1905; died in office 1905. Died in Newbury, Merrimack County, N.H., July 1, 1905 (age 66 years, 266 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of Helen (Leonard) Hay (1803-1893) and Dr. Charles Hay (1807-1893); married, February 4, 1874, to Clara Louise Stone (1849-1914); father of Adelbert Stone Hay and Alice Evelyn Hay (1880-1960; who married James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.); grandfather of John Hay Whitney and James Jermiah Wadsworth (1905-1984); great-grandfather of James Wadsworth Symington; second cousin thrice removed of James Hodges; third cousin twice removed of James Leonard Hodges; fourth cousin once removed of William Dean Kellogg and Marcus Morton.
  Political families: Wolcott-Wadsworth family of Connecticut and Maryland; Whitney-Nye family of Massachusetts and New York; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Hay-Morton-Turner-Wadsworth family of Taunton, Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Cross-reference: Spencer F. Eddy
  Epitaph: "The Fruit of Righteousness is sown in peace of they that make peace."
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier
  Books about John Milton Hay: Michael Burlingame, ed., At Lincoln's Side : John Hay's Civil War Correspondence and Selected Writings — Robert L. Gale, John Hay — Howard I. Kushner, John Milton Hay : The Union of Poetry and Politics — Michael Burlingame, ed., Abraham Lincoln: The Observations of John G. Nicolay and John Hay — John Taliaferro, All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt
  Image source: Munsey's Magazine, October 1903
  Hay, John S. — Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, John W. — of Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Wyoming, 1916, 1936; candidate for Governor of Wyoming, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Lamar — of St. Peter, Nicollet County, Minn. Mayor of St. Peter, Minn., 1964-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Hay, Lanoice — of Henderson, Chester County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Linn D. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Logan — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Lowery — of Charleston, Mississippi County, Mo. Postmaster at Charleston, Mo., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Malcolm (d. 1885) — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Lawyer; law partner of George W. Guthrie; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1880; First Assistant U.S. Postmaster General, 1885. Died in 1885. Interment at Homewood Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  Hay, Malcolm — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Hay, Marion E. (1865-1933) — of Wilbur, Lincoln County, Wash.; Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Born in Adams County, Wis., December 9, 1865. Republican. Merchant; chair of Lincoln County Republican Party, 1898-1902; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1900; Lieutenant Governor of Washington, 1909; Governor of Washington, 1909-13; defeated, 1912. Presbyterian. Died in Spokane, Spokane County, Wash., November 21, 1933 (age 67 years, 347 days). Entombed in mausoleum at Riverside Memorial Park, Spokane, Wash.
  Relatives: Son of Edward Murry Hay and Mary L. (Coming) Hay; married, January 16, 1887, to Lizzie L. Muir.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Hay, Michael — of York, York County, Pa. Whig. Postmaster at York, Pa., 1849-50. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Milton — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 20th District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Norman — of Sedan, Chautauqua County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Peter — of Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 2nd District, 1826-30. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Regina D. — of Romeo, Macomb County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Richard — of Summit Hill, Carbon County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Summit Hill, Pa., 1832-36. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Sam H. — of South Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Hay, Sam M. — of Elm Grove, Waukesha County, Wis. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Wisconsin, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Hay, Sam R. See Samuel Ross Hay
  Hay, Samuel — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify U.S. constitution from Essex County, 1787; postmaster at Newark, N.J., 1803-04. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Samuel D. — of Texas. U.S. Attorney for Texas, 1853-56; U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Texas, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
Sam R. Hay Hay, Samuel Ross (1865-1944) — also known as Sam R. Hay — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Born in Decaturville, Decatur County, Tenn., October 15, 1865. Democrat. Bishop; offered prayer, Democratic National Convention, 1928. Methodist. Died, from a coronary occlusion, in Lamar Hotel, Houston, Harris County, Tex., February 4, 1944 (age 78 years, 112 days). Interment at Forest Park Cemetery, Houston, Tex.
  Relatives: Son of William Hay and Martha (Kennedy) Hay.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — Handbook of Texas Online
  Image source: U.S. passport application (1922)
  Hay, Stephen John (1864-1916) — also known as Stephen J. Hay — of Dallas, Dallas County, Tex. Born in Griffin, Spalding County, Ga., October 5, 1864. Democrat. Mayor of Dallas, Tex., 1907-11. Methodist. Died February 29, 1916 (age 51 years, 147 days). Original interment at Oakland Cemetery, Dallas, Tex.; reinterment at Grove Hill Memorial Park, Dallas, Tex.
  Hay, Thomas A. H. — of Easton, Northampton County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Thomas B. — of St. Maries, Benewah County, Idaho. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Idaho, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, Walter G. — of Maine. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Portland, Maine, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, William, Jr. — of Warren County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Warren County, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, William — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1876; Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, William B. — Progressive. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Hay, William E. — of District Heights, Prince George's County, Md. Mayor of District Heights, Md., 1983-85. Still living as of 1985.


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