Museum the New Llano Colony



Edward W. Hardy

Birth: Born around 1855 in Pennsylvania.  

Family Information: Husband of Agnis Hardy.  

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Pre-Colony History:  

Home in Colony:  

Job in Colony: The 1930 census lists him as retired.  

Other Info: In 1933 Ida Ann Bartlett began promoting a better social life for colonists who did not dance. She organized Monday night gatherings which would feature cards, dominoes, chess, checkers, etc. Hikes and other outdoor activities would be included as the weather improved. The first party was held in her home and featured Victrola music as the entertainment. Among those present were Marcus Mardfin, Theodore Atworth, C.W. Fields, Ed Schott, H.G. Starkweather, Chester Page, Mr. and Mrs. Hardy, John Black, S.E. Broyles and Boyd Bartlett.  

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Death:  

Sources: US Census: 1930; Llano Colonist: May 20, 1933  

 

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