George Hardy, of Isle of Wight

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George Hardy, of Isle of Wight

Birthdate: (45)
Birthplace: Yorkshire, , England
Death: Died in Isle of Wight, Virginia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Hardy, Esq. and Alice Hardy
Brother of Richard Hardy; Alice Elizabeth Hardy; Mary Hardy; John Hardy, of Isle of Wight; Jacquette Hardy and 2 others

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About George Hardy, of Isle of Wight

The original Hardy Mill was built by the 1st Hardy in America GEORGE HARDY 1610-1655. It was never owned or operated by John Hardy 1613-1677 whose lands were about 35 miles apart. The mill and land was given to his nephew, George Hardy 1633-1694/5 in the 1654 will of his Uncle George Hardy.


From http://www.iwchs.com/IWCHistory.html

George Hardy, three hundred acres on Lawnes Creek, "bordering on Alice Bennett's land * * *."

He was probably the first to erect a gristmill, which became quite famous, locally; and is still in operation and known as "Wrenn's Old Mill."

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George Hardy, of Isle of Wight's Timeline

1610
1610
Yorkshire, , England
1655
April 14, 1655
Age 45
Isle of Wight, Virginia, USA