i have been searching for family members for many years. it has been a journey i have several sides of the family. my biggest disappointment is that i let many family members that might of have information leave this with there help. but don't get me wrong ,there been others that have helped and are willing to help. some of my information came from my greataunt monie hayes-turner,my greatuncle frank hayes. and my cousins lena mae berryof the alderson-mcduffie family. maxine alderson price of the alderson family, ruby hayes-proctor of the hayes boone robinson family and many other cousins and relatives also the national archives located in san bruno california,the mormon temple in las vegas nevada, the barton library in el dorado california any much love and help from my cousin craig sheppard of flint michigan. he has done outstanding work on sheppard family tree he has been a great mentor. also rayfield frazier in bloomfield michigan.my family on my mother side is hayes cobb alderson sheppard kilgore moore wysinger brown tatum newt beasley tidwell and many more thats just to name a few.keep intouch michelle boudreaux-matthews. hayes family reunion august 5,and6 kennedy park hayward caifornia hotel accomadations at la quinta in hayward. contact commitee members william hayes sr, wiiliam jr. ruby hayes ,michelle boudreaux.