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Mayes Genealogy & History

Mayes is a patronymic surname, from the diminutive May, descending from Matthew, ultimately from the Hebrew name Matityahu, meaning gift of God, and noted in the New Testament as Matthias. As with many biblical names, it enjoyed a resurgence in popularity during and after the Crusades, when many returning warriors and their families took new names in honor of their endeavor. Mayes family history begins in 1167, when William Mai was noted in the Pipe Rolls of Norfolk. Mayes genealogy includes a few notable people, such as Cherokee Chiefs Joel and Samuel Mayes, international basketball player Clyde Mayes, and Bengals offensive tackle Rufus Mayes.


Mayes Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Mayes-- --, 1929August 23,2006VA
Bailey Mayes-- --, 1896February ,1966MO
C Vale Mayes-- --, 1906December 26,2002MO
Daisy Mayes-- --, 1920October 21,2005NY

Mayes Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Ellowee Mayes-- --, 1921July 26,2009Elkhart,IN
F Brent Mayes-- --, 1915April 1,2002Centralia,MO
Gabriel Mayes-- --, 1911July ,1983Hightstown,NJ
Hal Mayes-- --, 1885September ,1968Russellville,KY

Mayes Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Adam MayesShera WilliamsSeptember 30,2000Jefferson, TX
Cassius MayesDeandrea HarrisApril 12,2000Galveston, TX
Daniel MayesLisa ClarkDecember 1,2000Bell, TX
Ethan MayesWilladean NuttJune 29,1975Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Mayes

1462nd: Landis1463rd: Tripp
1464th: Lau1465th: Herndon
1466th: Ash1467th: Bunch
1468th: Hawley1469th: Shipley
1470th: Beal1471st: Deal

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