John Samuel Hayes was born 6 December 1829 to Henry Hayes (1801-1881) and Mary Smithers (1809-1899) and died 7 November 1899 Blaxlands Flat, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Susan Cook (1831-1913) 16 May 1856 in "Seven Oaks", Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of John Samuel Hayes and Susan Cook (1831-1913)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Hayes (1855-1921)
Frederick Henry Hayes (1856-1925)
Richard Hayes (1858-1945)
Mary Ann Hayes (1860-1940)
Isabella Hayes (1861-1920)
Alfred Hayes (1863-1950)
Thomas Hayes (1865-1946)
Douglas Hayes (1867-)
Edward Hayes (1869-1950) 21 June 1869 8 September 1950 Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia Mary Jane McGuire (1872-1951)
Sydney Hayes (1871-1951) 22 June 1871 Grafton, New South Wales, Australia 31 January 1951 Grafton, New South Wales, Australia Alice Ann Luckett (1879-1927)
Susan Emily Frances Hayes (1873-1947)


Mr. John Hayes, of Blaxland's Flat, died on Tuesday, aged 69. He was a resident of that locality 30 years, having come from the Macleay.

He was many years ago manager of Guy Fawkes station. Mr. Hayes, who leaves a widow, nine sons and three daughters, was a resident that was held in very high esteem, was Chairman of the Local School Board, and in various ways strove to advance the portion of the district where he had made his home. He was a brother of Mr. Henry Hayes, of Wagga, and half-brother of Mr. Jas. Hayes, representative of the Murray in the Assembly.

Clarence And Richmond Examiner, 11 November 1899, page 2

Mr. John Hayes, a resident of Blaxland's Flat, since 1869, and many years earlier a pioneer in this district and the Macleay, died on Tuesday, aged 69 years. He was a native of Parramatta, and was a brother of Mr. Henry Hayes, of Wagga, and half brother to Mr. James Hayes, member for the Murray. He leaves an aged wife, nine sons and three daughters to mourn their loss, together with a very wide circle of friends.

The Clarence River Advocate, 10 November 1899, page 2

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Ω Birth
  • his obit says that he was born in Parramatta, but his younger brother's Wikipedia article says that his parents arrived in New South Wales from Ireland in 1837