|Ann(e) Nash Hayes
May 5, 1837–Dec 14, 1897
|Obsequies of the Late Mrs. John Hayes
Career of Sixty Years Brought to a Close
Mrs. John Hayes was born May 5, 1837; died Dec 14, 1897, aged sixty years, seven months and nine days. Deceased was a native of County Limerick, Ireland, where such educational facilities as were afforded at that early day were taken advantage of. At the age of thirteen with her parents our subject came to America residing temporarily in Quebec, and shortly after removing to the United States making Rockford Ill, their home. It was while residing at the latter point our subject met and married John Hayes, the union taking place May 5, 1855.In 1860 Mr. and Mrs. Hayes came to Anamosa where they have since resided. Ten children were born to them, seven of whom survive: Mrs. Mary Titus of Boulder, Col.; Mrs. Thos. King of La Junta, Col.; Frank Hayes of Boulder, Col.; and William, Richard, John and Thomas, of Anamosa. John Hayes, the husband also survives.
Submitted by: Mary Kay Kuhfittig