HARDIN CEMETERY
Grant County, Arkansas

Directions: Hwys 270 & 167 from Sheridan, go 3m on 270 E past airport & just before New Life Fellowship Church on L, Turn R on CR748
go 0.1m, a pond is on R, Turn L onto dim road, Cemetery on L at end of dim road. N 34.31775 W 92.34846

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This cemetery is soon going to be a lost & gone cemetery if it is not cleaned up & protected..
There are several broken stones and/or illegible stones that could still possibly be fixed.
It appears to have been totally neglected for some time.


Barnes, D T		May __  1834            1899?
Hardin, Andrew E        Jun 24, 1861    Mar  8, 1918    birth may be Jun 2, 1859
                                                        Parents: Quinten & Mary Eliza-
							beth Davis
Hardin, Bennie Carlilse          No Dates               1891-1907
Hardin, Buddy           Nov  8, 1891    Jan 14, 1907    s/o Mr/Mrs A E
Hardin, Edna E          Dec  2, 1899    Apr 14, 1929    d/o Mr/Mrs A E
Hardin, Fannie Porter   Jun     1864    Dec 19  1942    w/o Andrew E Hardin
Hardin, Georgia         Feb 14, 1890    Sep 25, 1912    d/o Mr/Mrs A E
Harriet*                            1859
Hill,   Ethel           Dec 21, 1906    Dec 21, 1906    d/o Henry H & Hattie E
Hill,   Hattie E Hardin Jul 19, 1885    Oct 26, 1962    w/o Henry H Hill
Hill,   Henry H         Oct 24, 1882    Aug 27, 1953    h/o Hattie E Hardin
Hill,   Thelma         [Aug 12] 1909   [Jun 27, 1928    d/o Henry H & Hattie E          
Porter, Edward          No Dates  stone broken          b. Mar 20 1868 d. abt 1900
							s/o Joel T & Frances E
Porter, Frances E Mrs.  Jan  9  1830    Feb 18, 1898    stone broken See photo below
Porter, J T             Jun  4  1825                    Name is Joel Turner d.abt 1904

*Only name listed on headstone. The original headstone is on display at the Grant 
County Museum.

Frances E Porter's full name was Frances Elmira (Sparks) Porter. She was known as Almira.

Others have been mentioned as possibly being buried in Hardin Cemetery by descendant
Steven Porter on Oct. 7, 2010:
Joel Porter - uncle of Joel Turner Porter
Ridley Blunt Porter - 1794-1859 and his wife Edith 'Eda Johnson Porter 1798-bef.1880.

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............D(ewey T Barnes..................................Unknown........................
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1910 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 115/118 L:62-65 Sht:6B ED:75 SD:6 Apr 25
Ann     Hardin Head mw 50 M1 26 MS SC GA Farmer General Farm (Actually Andrew)
Francis Hardin wife fw 45 8/3   AR TN AR
Georga  Hardin dau  fw 20 s     AR MS AR
Edna    Hardin dau  fw 11 s     AR MS AR

1910 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 108/111 L:37-39 Sht:6A P:6 ED:75 SD:6 Apr 25
Lee   Hardin Head mw 32 M1 4yrs AR __ __ 
Addie Hardin wife fw 23 2/1     AR AR AR 
James Hardin son  mw  3 s       AR AR AR

1910 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 109/112 L:42-47 1910 Sht:6A P:6 ED:75 SD:6 Apr 25  
Jack    Hardin Head mw 66 M2 23     GA SC GA Farmer General Farm
Mauda E Hardin wife fw 46 M1 23 4/4 AR __ __
Berta   Hardin dau  fw 20 s         AR GA AR
Edwin   Hardin son  mw 16 s         AR GA AR Farm Laborer Home Farm
John    Hardin son  mw 15 s         AR GA AR Farm Laborer Home Farm
Joe     Hardin son  mw 11 s         AR GA AR Attended School

1910 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 111/114 L:51 Sht:6B ED:75 SD:6 Apr 25
Henry  Hill Head mw 25 M1 6yrs AR AR AR Farmer General Farm
Hattie Hill wife fw 23 2/1     AR GA AR
Thelma Hill dau  fw  2 s       AR AR AR

1900 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 116/117 L:38 Sht:7A P:208 ED:34 SD:5 Jun 8
Joel T Porter Head wm Jun 1826 73 Wd TN VA GA
111/112 L:11-18
Hardin James J    Head wm Dec 1847 57 M15 GA GA GA
Hardin Amanda     wife wf Nov 1959 40 4/4 AR GA AR
Hardin Robert L   son  wm Jun 1878 22 s   AR GA MS
Hardin Lonnie     son  wm Sep 1880 19 s   AR GA MS
Hardin Birdie     dau  wf Apr 1888 12 s   AR GA AR
Hardin Edward     son  wm Sep 1891  8 s   AR GA AR
Hardin John       son  wm Dec 1893  6 s   AR GA AR
Hardin Joel Dewey son  wm Jul 1898  1 s   AR GA AR

1900 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp 114/115 L:26 Sht:7A P:208 ED:34 SD:5 Jun 8
Andrew E  Hardin Head wm Jun 1860 39 M16 MS GA GA Farmer
Francis E Hardin wife wf Jun 1863 36 6/4 AR TN AR
Hattie    Hardin dau  wf Jul 1885 14 s   AR MS AR At School
Georgia   Hardin dau  wf Feb 1890 10 s   AR MS AR At School
Hurbert   Hardin son  wm Nov 1891  8 s   AR MS AR
Edna      Hardin dau  wf Dec 1891  1 s   AR MS AR

1880 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp __/__ L:45-50 P:7 P:201 ED:98 SD:1 Jun 5
Jonathan Hardin wm 40 Head Farmer MS GA GA
Bettie   Hardin wf 34 wife Farmer MS AL MS
Mollie   Hardin wf 11 dau  Help   MS MS MS
Maud     Hardin wf  4 dau         AR MS MS
Lee      Hardin wm  2 son     	  AR MS MS
Andrew   Hardin wm 20 brother     MS GA GA  *****

1880 GRANT CO AR Merry Green Twp __/__ L:24-33 P:7 ED:98 SD:1 Jun 5
J T       Porter wm 55 Husb M Farmer     TN VA VA
F A       Porter wf 53 wife M House Wife AR IL IL
Thos I    Porter wm 31 son    Farmer     AR TN IL
Amanda E  Porter wf 20 dau    Help       AR TN IL
Francis A Porter wf 16 dau    Help       AR TN IL
Turner    Porter wm 14 son    Help       AR TN IL
E B       Porter wm 11 son    Help       AR TN IL
Flora A   Porter wf  7 dau    Help       AR TN IL
H L       Porter wf  7 gdau              AR AR AR
John L    Porter wm  4 gson              AR AR AR

This may be the D T Barnes listed above:
1880 JEFFERSON CO AR Melton Twp __/__ L:7 P:_ P:235 ED:153 SD:1 Jun 9
D T Barnes wm 45 s Farm Laborer MS NC SC

1860 PONTOTOC CO MS PO:Randolph 2014/2014 L:34-6 P:305 Sep 25
Quinton   Hardin 43 m Farmer 500 3272 SC
Mary      Hardin 36 f                 GA
Martha J  Hardin 18 f                 MS
Johnathan Hardin 17 m                 MS Attended School
William   Hardin 16 m                 MS Attended School
Hillory   Hardin 13 m                 MS Attended School
Eliza     Hardin 12 f                 MS Attended School
Catharine Hardin  9 f                 MS Attended School
Joseph    Hardin  8 m                 MS
Mary      Hardin  5 f                 MS
Abel      Hardin  3 m                 MS
Cindrella Hardin  2 f                 MS
Andrew    Hardin  1 m                 MS


Photos & Census by Charlotte Curlee Ramsey October 5 & 9, 2010 Some info from: http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/9721833/person/-748717478/?o_cvc=Image:SavedPublic:PersonPage


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             Date:  11 Jan 2000
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