Haye Family History
Haye Name Meaning
North German East Frisian and Dutch: from a personal name Frisian Hajo ancient Germanic Haio; or from a short form of the female name Hadewig composed of the elements hadu ‘battle strife’ + wīg ‘war’. German: variant of Hey 4 5. English (Yorkshire): variant of Hay . French: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure from Old French haye ‘hedge’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022