Last name: HAYNES

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HAYNES : This last name is indexed 259,372 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HAYNES : 1: English: variant of Hayne with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s; see Hain. Compare Hains.2: English: habitational name from Haynes (Bedfordshire) which may derive from Old English hagenas plural form of hagen ‘enclosure’.3: English: in English counties bordering Wales perhaps from the Welsh personal name Einws (a pet form of Welsh Einion) with a prosthetic H-; see also Enos. While this is linguistically possible there is no evidence yet to show that it was the origin of the surname.4: Irish: variant of Hines.

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