Ernest W Hardy

25 June 1952–13 August 2015 (Age 63)
Waterville, Kennebec, Maine, United States

The Life of Ernest W

When Ernest W Hardy was born on 25 June 1952, in Waterville, Kennebec, Maine, United States, his father, Clifford Hardy, was 33 and his mother, Frances Cooley, Lewis, Hardy, was 24. He died on 13 August 2015, in his hometown, at the age of 63, and was buried in Franklin, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Hardy
1918–1979
Frances Cooley, Lewis, Hardy
1927–2002
Laforest J Hardy
1947–1995
Caroll D Lewis Hardy
Joan Hardy
Richard Hardy
Frank W Hardy
1949–2015
Ernest W Hardy
1952–2015
Anthony C Hardy
1963–1964

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World Events (8)

1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 3

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.
1955 · USS Swordfish (SSN-579) is Launched

Age 3

USS Swordfish (SSN-579), the first American atomic submarine, was launched from Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine. The ship was ordered on July 18, 1955 and launched on August 27, 1957
1969

Age 17

"Neil A. Armstrong and Edwin E. Aldrin landed on the lunar surface while Michael Collins orbited overhead in the Apollo command module. After checkout, Armstrong set foot on the surface, telling the millions of listeners that it was ""one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind""."

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and French: nickname for a brave or foolhardy man, from Old French, Middle English hardi ‘bold’, ‘courageous’ (of Germanic origin; compare Hard 1).2 Irish: in addition to being an importation of the English name, this is also found as an Anglicized form (by partial translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla Deacair ‘son of the hard lad’.3 Scottish: variant spelling of Hardie 2.

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

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  • Ernest Hardy, "Find A Grave Index"

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