William Hardie

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William Hardie, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born at Canada, about 1817.1 He died at Troy, Rensselaer Co., New York, 30 October 1852.2

William married Laura Caroline Henry, daughter of Dr. Simeon Zelotus Henry, MD and Laura Canfield White, at Troy 16 August 1841.3

Said to have been an artist, but marriage notice says "esquire".


Laura Caroline Henry b. 30 Apr 1825, d. 10 May 1903
  • James Henry Hardie4,5 b. Sep 1841, d. 21 Jun 1924
  • Sarah Hardie6 b. say 1844, d. abt. 1847
  • George "Fishburne" Hardie4 b. 1846, d. 2 Oct 1869
  • Laura Caroline Hardie4 b. 1849, d. 18 Jan 1877
This person was last edited on20 Sep 2020


  1. [S457] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Census [on-line database and images] (http://www.ancestry.com), City of Troy, 4th Ward, Rensselaer Co., New York, population schedule, sheet #147/291, dwelling #1174, family #2180, William Hardy household, age 33, born in Canada, and called a chainmaker; original data: NARA micropublication M432, Seventh Census of the United States, 1009 rolls, roll #584.
  2. [S152] Troy, New York, Marriage notices appearing in the Troy newspapers, 1797-1860, image 662, FHL microfilm 1437397 item 3, further cited as Troy marriage notices.
  3. [S152] Troy marriage notices; FHL #1437397.
  4. [S457] 1850 United States Census, City of Troy, 4th Ward, Rensselaer Co., New York, pop. sch., sheet 147/291, dwelling 1174, family 2180, William Hardy hshld.
  5. [S1692] Northampton Town Hall, Northampton, Massachusetts, Northampton Vital Records, 1654-1872, 143, FHL microfilm 186162, further cited as Northampton Vital Records.
  6. [S156] Lillian Jackson Voorhees, "Family Record of Our Grandmother", 30 Jan 1959 (New Jersey). Statement of Lillian Voorhees of what her "Grandma told me",.