Rosa Elizabeth Hardy

Rosa Elizabeth Hardy[1]

Female 1873 - 1958  (85 years)

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  • Name Rosa Elizabeth Hardy  [2
    Born 27 Sep 1873  Brownsdale, Mower, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Rosa helped the family financially by taking in boarders.  [2
    Reference Number
    Died 29 Dec 1958  St. Elizabeth Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: Pneumonia 
    Buried Cedar Hill Cemetery, Coral Hills, Prince George's, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I40955  Wyman
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2020 

    Father Charles Henry Hardy Click to preview: Charles Henry Hardy,   b. 21 Jan 1841, Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1924  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Almira Adelia Schermerhorn Click to preview: Almira Adelia Schermerhorn,   b. 19 Oct 1837, , Greene, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1914, Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1863 
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    Family ID F15154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Arthur Eugene Hardy Click to preview: Arthur Eugene Hardy,   b. 15 May 1871, Woodburn, Clark, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1927, Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1894  Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Rosa Hardy was 1st cousin to her husband, Arthur Eugene Hardy. Their fathe rs, Arthur Brainard Hardy and Charles Franklin Hardy, were brothers.
    Children 
     1. Louella Pearle Hardy Click to preview: Louella Pearle Hardy,   b. 11 May 1895, Charles City, Floyd, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1955, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Colombia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     2. Leona May Hardy Click to preview: Leona May Hardy,   b. 21 Nov 1899, Story City, Story, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1987, Peninsula General Hospital, Washington, Washington, District Of Columbia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Lillian Lucille Hardy Click to preview: Lillian Lucille Hardy,   b. 24 Feb 1901, Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1979, Colonial Villa Nursing Home, Silver Spring, Montgomery, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     4. Roy Earl Hardy Click to preview: Roy Earl Hardy,   b. 6 Jul 1903, Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1964, Palm Springs, Riverside, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     5. Charlotte Isabel Hardy Click to preview: Charlotte Isabel Hardy,   b. 1905, Story City, Story, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1926, Georgetown, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2012 
    Family ID F15158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Sep 1873 - Brownsdale, Mower, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1894 - Spencer, Clay, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Pneumonia - 29 Dec 1958 - St. Elizabeth Hospital, Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Hill Cemetery, Coral Hills, Prince George's, Maryland, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • Rosa Hardy lived with her daughter Pearle Hardy Elben in Washington, D. C. from May 17, 1933 to June 30, 1934, then she moved in with another daug hter, Leone Hardy Reynolds, also in Washington, D.C. Rosa lived with her s on, Roy Earl Hardy, in Elmonte, Ca. from September 1, 1944, to Novemb er 9, 1945. She fell and broke her hip while visiting cousins in Iowa in abt.1949. Ro sa never recovered from her injury, and spent the rest of her life in S t. Elizabeth Hospital, Washington, D.C. until her death in 1958. Rosa's grandsons, Roy and Russell Hardy, sang a duet of "The Old Rugged Cr oss", and "Church In The Wildwood" for her funeral service at the Hyson gs Funeral Home in Washington, D.C. on December 31, 1958.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1337] GEDCOM Dottie Farrar, compiled by Dottie Farrar [(E-ADDRESS) FOR PRIVATE USE\,].

    2. [S1363] Information provided by Dorothy Crofoot Farrar (Reliability: 3).
      who is her grandaughter and has personal knowledge

    3. [S1363] Information provided by Dorothy Crofoot Farrar (Reliability: 3).
      from personal knowledge about her grandmothe r

    4. [S1363] Information provided by Dorothy Crofoot Farrar (Reliability: 3).
      Rosa Hardy's grandaughter

    5. [S1363] Information provided by Dorothy Crofoot Farrar (Reliability: 3).
      has visited her grandmother's gravesite in Dec 2000 and taken photo s

    6. [S1375] From the Diaries of Rosa Elizabeth Hardy.