James Greene Hardy

Male 1856 - 1933  (76 years)


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  • Name James Greene Hardy  [1
    Born 1 Aug 1856  Hart Co KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Apr 1933  Newton Co MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    • obituary
      James Green Hardy was born in Hart County KY Aug 1 1856 and departed this life April 12 1933 aged 76 years 6 months and eleven days. When a small child he moved with his parents to Green County KY where he grew to manhood. When 16 years old, he was converted and joined the Missionary Baptist church at New Salem KY.

      He was married to Martha Susan Strader December 11, 1873, and to this union eleven children were born, four dying in infancy and a son Henry L. Hardy, having passed away November 12 1904 at the age of 24 years. Mr Hardy and wife came to Missouri in 1882 and lived in Laclede County one year, coming then to Newton County and settling on a farm near Stella where they lived until 1892. They moved to Elm Springs at that time and lived there until the time of his death.

      Deacon Hardy, as he was so often called, was a devout Christian and was always at his post of duty in his church work untilillness prevented his going. His wife passed away June 11 1925, they having lived together over 51 years. They were school mates together all through their school life, and her going left him very lonely. He often expressed the desire to go on and be with her and their loved ones. He leaves to mourn their loss three daughters, Mrs. Vona Thompson and Mrs. Valeria Denny of Neosho and Mrs. Della Pool of Ventura CA; three sons, VH Hardy and AM Hardy of Neosho and WD HArdy of Breckenridge TX; one sister Mrs Mattie Lewis of Stella;

      Neosho Times April 20 1933, Newton Co MO - Newton Co Historical Society
    Person ID I8734  DeanJul09
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2009 

    Father Samuel Henry Hardy,   b. 5 Jul 1828, Barren Co KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1901, Waddill MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Priscilla Tribble Owen,   b. 28 Aug 1827, Hart Co KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900, Waddill MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 72 years) 
    Married 1846  Barren County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F1893  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Susan Strader 
    Married 11 Dec 1873  [1
    Family ID F1419  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S048450] Hersey/Elliot, Bennetta, http://www.retracing-our-family-legacy.com/fam/fam00167.html.


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