There are lots of Joseph Kayes. My maternal grandfather was Joseph Kaye, born 6-13-1846 in Linthwaite, near Huddersfield, Yorkshire. His father, Joseph Kaye, was born 12-12-1803, also in Linthwaite. His father, Joseph Kaye, was born in 1780, in Leeds. If you have any links to these, please let me know.