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Hayden, James M.

Posted by ceddleman 
Hayden, James M.
March 16, 2007 02:46PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed., 1887,
Carroll Co.

JAMES M. HAYDEN, a prominent farmer and stock grower of Carroll County,
Ky., was born in Carroll County, Ky., January 20, 1844, and is the ninth
of a family of thirteen children born to James W. and Catherine (Vories)
Hayden, the former a farmer who resided in Carroll County. James M.
Hayden was reared on a farm, received a common-school education, and
began working for himself as a farmer in 1865; he now owns 200 acres of
well improved land. In the fall of 1862 he joined the Confederate Army,
Company F, Fourth Kentucky Cavalry, under Col. Giltner, and served until
the close of the war. Receiving an honorable discharge, he returned to
Carroll County, where he now resides, and resumed farming. Mr. Hayden
married Miss Mary E. Lawrence, daughter of George W. and Elizabeth E.
Lawrence, natives of Kentucky. Four children have blessed this union,
viz: Elmer F., Edna C., Jessie W. and Grover H. Mr. and Mrs. Hayden are
consistent members of the Methodist Episcopal Church South. Mr. Hayden is
a member of the F. & A. M. Politically he is a Democrat.
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