|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from New York's 27th district
March 4, 1823 – March 3, 1827
|Preceded by||New district|
|Succeeded by||Daniel D. Barnard|
|Member of the New York State Senate|
from the 8th (Class 2) district
|Preceded by||Samuel Wilkeson|
|Succeeded by||Philo C. Fuller|
Conway, Massachusetts, U.S.
|Died||February 13, 1830|
Albany, New York, U.S.
|Resting place||Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Fowlerville, New York, U.S.|
He was the son of Dr. Moses Hayden (1742–1813) and Triphena (French, Childs) Hayden (b. 1756). He completed preparatory studies, and graduated from Williams College in 1804. Then he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1808, and commenced practice in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. On August 8, 1809, he married Elizabeth Williams (d. 1825). They had no children.
He was an Anti-Masonic member of the New York State Senate (8th D.) from 1829 until his death in 1830, sitting in the 52nd and 53rd New York State Legislatures. He was buried at the Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Fowlerville, a hamlet in York.
- United States Congress. "Moses Hayden (id: H000387)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. [gives "near Westfield" as birthplace, and 1786 as birthdate]
- The New York Civil List compiled by Franklin Benjamin Hough (pages 71, 128, 142 and 361; Weed, Parsons and Co., 1858)
- Records of the Connecticut Line of the Hayden Family by Jabez Haskell Hayden & William Benjamin Hayden (1888; page 147) [gives Conway as birthplace, and June 1785 as birthdate]
- Bench and Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts by William Thomas Davis (1895; pages 288 and 491) [has two entries of Moses Hayden, one giving Conway as birthplace, one giving "in Westfield", and 1786 as birthdate]
- Hayden genealogy at New England Genealogy [gives for Dr. Moses Hayden two sons named Moses, one (1767–1855) with first wife, and the subject of this article with second wife]
- History of Berkshire County, Massachusetts (1885; pages 339f) [gives Conway as birthplace]
|U.S. House of Representatives|
|New district|| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives |
from New York's 27th congressional district
Daniel D. Barnard
|New York State Senate|
|Preceded by |
| New York State Senate |
Eighth District (Class 2)
Philo C. Fuller