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The name Hawes is from the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture of the Britain and comes from the Old French personal name Haueis and the Old German personal name Hadewidis, which literally means battlewide. The surname Hawes may also be derived from residence "at the haw", which refers to a garth, yard, or enclosure. In this case, Hawes belongs to the class of topographic surnames, which were given to people who resided near physical features such as hills, streams, churches, or types of trees.

Hawes Early Origins



The surname Hawes was first found in Oxfordshire where they held a family seat from ancient times.

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Hawes Spelling Variations


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Hawes Spelling Variations



The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Hawes has been spelled many different ways, including Hawes, Hawe, Haugh, Haughes, Hause and others.

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Hawes Early History


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Hawes Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hawes research. Another 382 words (27 lines of text) covering the years 1273, 1327, and 1523 are included under the topic Early Hawes History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Hawes Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Hawes Early Notables (pre 1700)



Notables of this surname at this time include: Stephen Hawes (died 1523), a popular English poet during the Tudor period. His best known work was "The History of...

Another 27 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Hawes Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Hawess to arrive in North America:

Hawes Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Edmond Hawes, who brought his wife and children to New England in 1635
  • Reginoll Hawes settled his family in Virginia in 1635
  • Anna Hawes, aged 2, who landed in New England in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Edmund Hawes, who landed in New England in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Obediah Hawes, who arrived in New England in 1635 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Hawes Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Benjamin Hawes, who settled in Virginia in 1730
  • Peter Hawes, aged 18, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1741 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Hawes Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Siday Hawes, who landed in New York in 1832 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Joseph Hawes, who arrived in San Francisco, California in 1850 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Hawes Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Benjamin Hawes, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1750
  • Elizabeth Hawes, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1750
  • Mary Hawes, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1750
  • Sary Hawes, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1750
  • Sarah Hawes, who landed in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1778

Hawes Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • Richard James Hawes, who arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "John Woodall" in 1849 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOHN WOODALL 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849JohnWoodall.htm
  • Patrick Hawes, aged 23, who arrived in South Australia in 1854 aboard the ship "Trafalgar" [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    South Australian Register Thursday 29th June 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Trafalgar 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/trafalgar1854.shtml.
  • Ellen Hawes, aged 41, who arrived in South Australia in 1857 aboard the ship "Lady Ann"

Hawes Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Mary A. Hawes, aged 25, who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Woodlark" in 1874
  • Edward Hawes, aged 29, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Blairgowrie" in 1875
  • Grace Hawes, aged 28, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Blairgowrie" in 1875
  • Mary J. Hawes, aged 5, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Blairgowrie" in 1875
  • Samuel Hawes, aged 2, who arrived in Lyttelton, New Zealand aboard the ship "Blairgowrie" in 1875
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Contemporary Notables of the name Hawes (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Hawes (post 1700)



  • Hampton Hawes (1928-1977), American bebop and hard-bop jazz pianist
  • Elizabeth Hawes (1903-1971), American clothing designer
  • Spencer Hawes (b. 1988), American college basketball player
  • Bryan Hawes, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1952 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Benjamin W. Hawes, American politician, Mayor of Owensboro, Kentucky, 1959-60 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Aylett Hawes (1768-1833), American Democrat politician, Member of Virginia State Legislature, 1802; U.S. Representative from Virginia, 1811-17 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Arthur G. Hawes, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 1st District, 1920 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Alexander B. Hawes, American Democrat politician, Alternate Delegate to Democratic National Convention from District of Columbia, 1956 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Albert Sidney Hawes (1864-1936), American politician, Member of Georgia State House of Representatives from Elbert County, 1927-28 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Albert Gallatin Hawes (1804-1849), American politician, Representative from Kentucky, 1831-37 [4]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • ... (Another 36 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Hawes Historic Events


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Hawes Historic Events




Halifax Explosion

  • Master Hawes, Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917 [5]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance

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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ State Records of South Australia. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) JOHN WOODALL 1849. Retrieved from http://www.slsa.sa.gov.au/BSA/1849JohnWoodall.htm
  3. ^ South Australian Register Thursday 29th June 1854. (Retrieved 2010, November 5) Trafalgar 1854. Retrieved http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/trafalgar1854.shtml.
  4. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 14) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  5. ^ Halifax Explosion Book of Remembrance | Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. (Retrieved 2014, June 23) . Retrieved from https://maritimemuseum.novascotia.ca/what-see-do/halifax-explosion/halifax-explosion-book-remembrance

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  1. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  2. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
  3. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
  4. Burke, Sir Bernard. General Armory Of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Ramsbury: Heraldry Today. Print.
  5. Dunkling, Leslie. Dictionary of Surnames. Toronto: Collins, 1998. Print. (ISBN 0004720598).
  6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  7. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
  8. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  9. Bowman, George Ernest. The Mayflower Reader A Selection of Articales from The Mayflower Descendent. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  10. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
  11. ...

The Hawes Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hawes Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 10 August 2017 at 14:37.

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