George Richard Hardman

13 November 1845–19 May 1935 (Age 89)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of George Richard

When George Richard Hardman was born on 13 November 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Richard Hardman Jr, was 38 and his mother, Margaret Holden, was 38. He married Adelia Ann Stephens on 11 April 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Etna, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States in 1912 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. In 1902, at the age of 57, his occupation is listed as legislator in Wyoming, United States. He died on 19 May 1935, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Richard Hardman
Adelia Ann Stephens
Marriage: 11 April 1868
Alexander Hardman
Eva Hardman
George Hardman
John Hardman
Mark Hardman
William Orson Hardman
Ida Adelia Hardman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 April 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 1
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    Age 24
    Historical Boundaries - 1869: Uinta, Wyoming Territory, United States; 1890: Uinta, Wyoming, United States

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English herdeman, herdema+n, hurdeman (Old English hierdeman, heordman) ‘herdsman, one who tends livestock’. Compare Heard .English: occasionally from the Middle English personal name Hardman (Old English Heardmann, literally ‘hard man’).English and Irish: shortened form of Hardeman .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight


    (As told to her granddaughter Joyce (Herrick) Scanlon in her 81st year) I, Eva Hardman, was born to George Richard Hardman and Adelia Ann (Stephens) Hardman on October 27, 1870, in Ogden Valley, now k …

    Sources (35)

    • George C Hardman, "United States Census, 1900"
    • George R Hardman in entry for Lee Hardman and Mary Lula McDonald, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"
    • George Richard Hardman in entry for Mark Hardman, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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