|Birth: ||Aug. 26, 1815|
|Death: ||May 18, 1869|
Michel was the son of Clark Hardy and Marie Louise Leignon. His father, Clark, was a native of Pelham, New Hampshire. He came to Louisiana around 1800. Michel was about 6 years old when his father died.
A court record was found as follows "11 Apr. 1827 # 578 Mitchell Hardy, minor child of Clark Hardy, dec., 12 yrs old on the 17th of August next indentures himself to Peyton R. Splane "to learn the art, trade mystery or occupation of tanner & curryer.". It is assumed that this is Michel Hardy given age and father. "
First married to Amelie Arceneaux (d/o Alexandre Arceneaux and Marguerite Broussard)on 9 OCT 1838 (Franklin Ct. Hse: Mar. V. 3, #76 & #91)
Second marriage to Marie Sylvanie Dartes (d/o Alexandre Dartes and Clarise Arthemise Leignon).
Marie Sylvanie Dartes Hardy (1825 - 1897)
Joseph Hardy (1842 - 1919)*
Old Catholic Cemetery
Created by: MHARDY
Record added: May 31, 2011
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