Emma Jane Hardesty

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Emma Jane Hardesty (Edington)

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Leonard Thomas Edington and Martha Ann Edington
Wife of James Madison Hardesty
Mother of Olaf Wayne Hardesty and <private> Hardesty
Sister of [-?-] (1886-1888) Edington; Effie Ellen Edington; Edgar Edington and Noah Thomas Edington

Managed by: Judith "Judi" Elaine (McKee) Burns
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About Emma Jane Hardesty

They divorced sometime between 7 Nov 1916 and 5 Oct 1925 when they remarried to each other.

Indiana, Select Marriages, 1780-1992

  • Name: Emma Edington
  • Gender: Female
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Race: White
  • Age: 26
  • Birth Date: 22 Aug 1899
  • Birth Place: Greene Co., Indiana
  • Marriage Date: 5 Oct 1925
  • Marriage Place: Martinsville, Morgan, Indiana
  • Father: Leonard Edington
  • Mother: Martha Williams
  • Spouse: James Hardesty
  • FHL Film Number: 1929492

Reference ID: p532

Bloomfield News, Weekly Newspaper, pg. 231. 

Emma Hardesty - Emma Hardesty of Lyons died at 10:35 a.m. Wednesday in Glenburn Rest Haven Nursing Home, Linton.

Born August 22, 1889 in Koleen, she was the daughter of Leonard and Martha Williams Edington.

She was a member of the Lyons Church of Christ and a 1962 retiree from Central Supply in the old Freeman Greene County Hosptial.

Among those surviving are one son Eugene W. Hardesty, Sr. of Lyons; grandson Eugene W. Hardesty Jr. of Virginia Beach, Virginia; one granddaughter, Jeanie Britton of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceeded in death by her husband James, son Olaf, two brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Jenkins Funeral Home in Lyons with Rev. Billy Ed. Hostettler officiating.

Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.  Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to service hour Saturday.May 19, 1983."
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Emma Jane Hardesty's Timeline

August 27, 1890
October 15, 1918
Age 28
May 18, 1983
Age 92