C. Jay Mays

C. Jay Mays

Male 1889 -

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  • Name C. Jay Mays 
    • I have heard through the grapevine from Jay's grandson that he preferred his middle name. Therefore I will honor his preference. ;)
    Born 22 Mar 1889  Plummers Landing, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 23 Jun 1900  Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cecil Mays, son, white, male, born Mar 1889, age 11, single, born in KY, parents born in KY 
    Census 9 May 1910  Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cecil J Mays, son, male, white, age 21, single, born in KY, parents born in KY, farmer 
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1917  Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Jay Mays: WWI Draft Card
    C. Jay Mays: WWI Draft Card
    Census 28 Jan 1920  Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cecil J Mays, laborer, male, white, 30, married, born in KY, parents born in KY, farm laborer 
    Census 1 Jan 1925  Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    C. J. Mays, head, male, white, age 35, married, born in KY, father Pete Mays born in KY, mother Anna Wells born in KY, parents married in KY 
    Census 18 Apr 1930  Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Cecil J. Mays, head, male, white, age 41, married at age 28, born in KY, parents born in KY, farmer 
    Census 9 May 1940  Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    C.J. Mays, head, male, white, age 51, married, born in KY, same house, farmer 
    Occupation Farmer  [4, 6, 7
    Person ID I0607  Mays Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 May 2016 

    Father Peter Calvin Mays,   b. About 1858, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1923, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Mother Hannah J Wells,   b. Aug 1868, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married About 1884 
    Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Johnson,   b. About 1900, Sweden Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Nov 1919  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Last Modified 4 May 2016 13:17:35 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1889 - Plummers Landing, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Cecil Mays, son, white, male, born Mar 1889, age 11, single, born in KY, parents born in KY - 23 Jun 1900 - Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Cecil J Mays, son, male, white, age 21, single, born in KY, parents born in KY, farmer - 9 May 1910 - Hillsboro, Fleming, Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 5 Jun 1917 - Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Nov 1919 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Cecil J Mays, laborer, male, white, 30, married, born in KY, parents born in KY, farm laborer - 28 Jan 1920 - Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - C. J. Mays, head, male, white, age 35, married, born in KY, father Pete Mays born in KY, mother Anna Wells born in KY, parents married in KY - 1 Jan 1925 - Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Cecil J. Mays, head, male, white, age 41, married at age 28, born in KY, parents born in KY, farmer - 18 Apr 1930 - Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - C.J. Mays, head, male, white, age 51, married, born in KY, same house, farmer - 9 May 1940 - Farmington, Cedar, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S13] World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Selective Service System, (National Archives and Records Administration), M1509., card for Cecil Jay Mays, serial no. 937, Local Draft Board, Cedar County, Iowa (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.

    2. [S10] 1900 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), T623., roll 0520. Fleming County, Kentucky. Magisterial District 5, ED 43, sheet 15-A, dwelling 281, family 282, Peter Mays household (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.

    3. [S9] 1910 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), T624., roll 0473. Fleming County, Kentucky. Hillsboro township, ED 59, sheet 18-A, dwelling 326, family 328, Peter Mays household (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.

    4. [S8] 1920 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), T625., roll 0482. Cedar County, Iowa. Farmington township, ED 34, sheet 14-B, dwelling 356, family 357, Edward Schiele household (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.

    5. [S34] Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925, State Historical Society of Iowa, (Heritage Quest), Cedar County, Iowa. Farmington township, image 31 (Ancestry), line 1, C. J. Mays household (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.
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    6. [S5] 1930 United States Federal Census, (National Archives and Records Administration), T626., roll 0646. Cedar County, Iowa. Farmington township, ED 8, sheet 02-A, dwelling 27, family 27, Cecil J. Mays household (Reliability: 3), 4 Aug 2011.

    7. [S53] 1940 United States Federal Census, National Archives and Records Administration, (Ancestry.com), T627., roll 1145. Cedar County, Iowa. Farmington township, ED 8, sheet 07-A, household 147, C.J. Mays household, 4 May 2016.

    8. [S58] Iowa, Scott County Marriage Records, volume 488, p. 37 (stamped), Mays-Johnson (1919) (Reliability: 3), 4 May 2016.



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