Margaret Jane Hardy

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Margaret Jane Hardy (Powley)

Birthplace: Ontario, Canada
Death: December 25, 1908 (79)
Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States
Place of Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Powley and Elizabeth Eliza Powley
Wife of William Hardy
Mother of Albert Hardy; Alfred Hardy; Talbert Hardy; Mary Hardy and Adolphus D. Hardy
Sister of Olive Medcoff; William G. Powley; Peter Francis Powley; Eliza Abigail Lisa Kent and Charles Jacob Powley

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About Margaret Jane Hardy

Her obituary in "The Sparta Sentinel-Leader", 1 Jan 1907, pg 5: 'Mrs. Jane Hardy, formerly a resident of Sparta, died Friday at the home of her son in Grand Rapids. The remains were brought here for burial Monday and the funeral was held in the Methodist Church of which she was a member, Rev. M.W. Duffey conducting the service. At the time of her death she was 80 years of age. Since the death of her husband William, she has lived with her sons Albert in this village and another son in Grand Rapids, where she died.

Type: Ended by death of husband

   Birth 1 May 1829 Ontario, Canada
   Death 25 Dec 1908 Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
   Burial Greenwood Cemetery Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, USA
   Memorial ID 69364802

Jane was the daughter of William and Elizabeth Wright Powley.

She married William Hardy in 1849 in Frontenac, Ontario, Canada.

They had the following children: Adolphus 1849-1917 Albert 1850-1905 Alfred abt. 1853-? Talbert abt. 1855-? Mary abt. 1857-?

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Margaret Jane Hardy's Timeline

May 1, 1829
Ontario, Canada
December 1849
Age 20
Loughborough Twp,, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada
October 23, 1850
Age 21
Kingston Twp., Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada
Age 23
Ontario, Canada
Age 25
Ontario, Canada
Age 27
Townsend, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada
December 25, 1908
Age 79
Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States
December 1908
Age 79
Greenwood Cemetery, Sparta, Kent County, Michigan, United States