I don't have a whole lot of information on the Hayes family, but I am happy to share with you what I do have, since Bosman Hayes is included.
From World Family Tree CD, V. 5, #1179
The following from Southwest Louisiana Records by Rev. Donald J. Hebert
William Hayes I b. Abt. 1700, Marlborough, Witts Co., England, died Bef. 1750, m. February 19, 1725/26 Chester, London Grove, PA, Jane Elizabeth James, b. September 28, 1707, Chester, PA. Her parents are not listed.
Their son, William Hayes II was born Abt. 1730 in Halifax, PA, died 1828 Branch, LA (Pointe de L'Englise. p. 74). He married (date unknown) Sarah Celeste Bosman, d/o Thomas and Mary Bosman. Sarah was born March 24, 1720/21 in St. Peters Parish, Talbot, MD.
From Southwest Louisiana Records by REv. Donald J. Hebert:
Children of William Hayes, II and Sarah Celeste Bosman:
(1)William Hayes III b. Virginia - Opelousas resident when he m. Mary Forman June 03, 1784 in St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, St. Martinville, LA.
(2)Bosman Hayes, b. 1755 in Virginia - Opelousas resident when he m. (#1)Jane (Jenny?) Forman February 03, 1788 in St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, LA.
BOSMAN's Succ. #471 was filed in St. Landry Parish Court House in June 1828.
Note: His Succ. should tell you if he is indeed the father of your Mary Josephine Hayes.
I have one child listed for Bosman Hayes and Jane Forman:
Lucy Hayes married February 15, 1809 in St. Landry Parish Court House, Mar. #10, (#1) James D. Reeves; Lucy m. November 03, 1828 in St. Landry Parish Court House, Mar. #75 (#2) David simmons.
Bosman Hayes m. (date unknown) #2 Martha Ivy. Her parents are not listed.
I have two children listed for Bosman Hayes and Martha Ivy:
(1) Mary Hayes m. October 27, 1800 in St. Landry Catholic Church - Protestant Marriages 1787-1830, p. 7, John Lyons.
(2) Sarah Hayes m. October 26, 1800 in St. Landry Catholic Church, Opelousas, LA - Protestant Marriages 1787-1830, p. 8, Philip Winfre.
I do not have a connection to this family. From my source notes I see that I shared this information with two individuals:
Beverly Thornton Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pat Solak Email: email@example.com
Rosie Morein Wells