William james Hays was the child of Robert (Bobby) Hays and Nancy Parrott. He was born 7-31-1848 in Jackson County, KY and died 11-24-1930 at Clover Bottom, Jackson County, KY. He and Mary married 6-13-1867 in Jackson County, KY and I have 8 children listed. I do not know if this is all they had but this is all I have found to this date. They are: Green, Richard Granville, Thomas R., Ida Belle, Garfield, Hallie, Elizabeth Bessie, and Ernest.