Hayes


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  • Hayes in 1659.

  • Hayes births mapped 1864-1913

  • Hayes 1901 census map

  • Hayes 1911 census map

  • Hayes Roman Catholic baptisms new!

    The surname

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    Hayes
    West Cork



Parishes where Hayes and a second surname are found together

Surname:



Household numbers by county in Griffith's (1847-64), as on the map

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Antrim:23Armagh:30Belfast city:18Carlow:12
Cavan:9Clare:149Cork:619Cork city:67
Derry:17Donegal:18Down:37Dublin:17
Dublin city:23Fermanagh:4Galway:26Kerry:113
Kildare:4Kilkenny:41Laois:26Leitrim:3
Limerick:427Limerick city:54Louth:1Mayo:4
Meath:1Monaghan:3Offaly:40Roscommon:7
Sligo:1Tipperary:433Tyrone:33Waterford:183
Wexford:167Wicklow:16

Surname Dictionary

Hayes Very numerous: all areas: Munster and S Leinster especially. Also E Ulster. The Irish is Ó h-Aodha from Aodh, a popular personal name meaning "fire". It applies to some ten septs in different areas and was also an Anglo-Norman name in Wexford. The Irish name has been widely anglicised Hughes in the north; in Cork it appears, more accurately as O'Hea. SI, IF & SGG.
Heyes rare: Down. English or a variant of Hayes, q.v.
Hughes Very numerous: all areas except Munster. Ir. Ó h-Aodha, Mac Aodha, from first name Aodh, meaning "fire". Shared by many families, those in Munster being anglicised Hayes and O'Hea. The name is also a common English one based on the Teutonic first name Hugo which became Hugh. This latter has entirely replaced the native Aodh.
Ó h-Aodha rare: scattered. Ir.Lang. See Hayes.
Ó h-Aodha O'Hea, Hayes, Hughes: líonmhar gach áird. Galldaithe mar Hayes sa deisceart agus Hughes sa tuaisceart. I gCorcaigh amháin a choiméadadh Ó le O'Hea. Bhí Aodh a chiallaíonn "lasair", ar an h-ainmneacha is coitianta in Éirinn anallód. Tugann de Bhulbh liosta de 13 chlann a ngaibh an sloinne seo leo. IF, SI & SGG.
O'Hea Quite numerous: Cork, Derry etc. Ir. Ó h-Aodha, from first name Aodh (fire). The name is usually anglicised Hughes and Hayes. IF.

Variants in Griffith's
& total households

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Hayes: 2626
Hays: 13
Hughes: 3069
O'Hea: 45

Non-Griffith's Variants

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Aodha
Eues
Haes
Haies
Hais
Haise
Hayse
Heas
Hease
Hewghes
Hewghs
Hews
Heyes
Hughs
Hughus
Huhes
Huse
O h-Aodha
O'Hase
O'Hay
O'Hey


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