John Edmund Hayes was born at East Ham, London in 1892. He was the son of James Hayes and Ellen (nee Roache)
 
At the time of the 1911 census the family were living at 12 Malcolm Street, Bootle.
 
John is remembered on the family grave (SD 370) at Ford Roman Catholic Cemetery.
 
 
PRAY FOR THE SOULS OF
 
JAMES HAYES,
DIED 27TH MARCH 1927.
 
ELLEN, HIS WIFE,
DIED 11TH MARCH 1935.
 
JOHN EDMUND, SON,
KILLED IN ACTION 11TH SEPT. 1916.
 
AGNES JOHNSTON, DAUGHTER,
DIED 16TH OCT. 1950.
 
JOHN, HER HUSBAND,
DIED 11TH SEPT. 1932.