Everis Anson Hayes

Picture from the San Jose Historical Museum Archives

Everis Anson Hayes was the son of Mary Folsom Hayes Chynoweth and Anson Hayes. Along with his brother, Jay Orley Hayes, he started the Sunweet Fruit Company and owned and operated the San Jose Mercury News. Everis Anson Hayes was a United States Senator for 14 years. He lived in the Hayes Mansion on Edenvale Ave. in South San Jose.

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