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275. Elijah HARDIN240 was born on 22 December 1805 in Kentucky.116,117 He died on 15 August 1877 at the age of 71.

1850 Census. Breckinridge Co KY, District 1, Hh 593

1860 Census. Breckinridge Co KY, Dist 1, Hh 898
Elijah Hardin, 54. Mary 34.
Wm 14. John 13. Paul 10. Ida 7. Samuel 4.

1870 Census. Union Star, Breckinridge Co, KY, Hh 86
Elijah Hardin, age 62. Mary J., 44
Wm. H. 24. Paul 19. Ida 15. Saml. E. 13. Elizabeth 9. Asia, age 5.

Buried Hardin Basham Cemetery #2, Breckinridge, KY

Elijah HARDIN and Mary Jane MASSEY were married.116 Mary Jane MASSEY was born on 3 October 1825 in Kentucky.116 She died on 18 March 1909 at the age of 83.

A FindAGrave Memorial for son Asia Minor Hardin, states that his mother was Mary Jane Massey, born 3 Oct 1825; d. 18 Mar 1909.

1880 Census. Union Star, Breckinridge Co, KY
Mary J. Hardin, 54.
Ida L., 26. Lizzie R., 18. Asia M., age 15.

Elijah HARDIN and Mary Jane MASSEY had the following children:



William Henry HARDIN was born in 1846 in Kentucky.116 He died on 24 March 1924 at the age of 78 in Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky.

Married Bettie Fairley.



John Massey HARDIN was born in 1848 in Kentucky.116 He died in 1925 at the age of 77 in Brandenburg, Meade County, Kentucky.



Paul Byron HARDIN was born on 10 August 1851. He died on 4 February 1908 at the age of 56.

Married Mattie Mobley.



Ida Lee HARDIN was born on 7 May 1855 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky. She died on 27 May 1941 at the age of 86 in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

Married John W. Brown (1849-1930). They are buried Walnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Lodiburg, Breckinridge Co, KY



Samuel Elijah HARDIN was born on 5 August 1856. He died on 29 December 1922 at the age of 66.

Listed as not married in 1914 newspaper.



Eliza Jane HARDIN was born on 23 January 1858. She died on 11 March 1860 at the age of 2. She was buried in Hardin Basham Cemetery #2, Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

Married Sam Robertson.



Asia Minor HARDIN4 was born on 13 August 1864. He died on 21 October 1943 at the age of 79 in Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico. He was buried in Hardin Basham Cemetery #2, Breckinridge County, Kentucky.241

This man is responsible for the tradition that John Hardin Sr. was killed by Indians. Stated he had heard the story from his father.

Married Julie Payne and (2) Libbie Decker. Two children by the first wife were Nina and Jubal; one child, Mary Ellen, born to Libbie.

1900 Census. Clifton Mills, Breckinridge Co KY. Hh 272
Asia M. Hardin, b. Aug 1864, age 34, married 7 years
Julie, wife, b. Feb 1868, age 32, 1 child
Nina, dau, b. Feb 1894, age 6
Hh 273, Asia's cousin
Moses W. Hardin, b. Feb 1850, age 49

1910 Census. Webster, Breckinridge Co, KY
Asia Hardin, age 45, merchant, farm supplies. Mahala, age 40, b. IN
Nina, F., age 16. Jubal M. Hardin, age 9

1920 Census. Webster, Breckinridge Co KY, Hh 36
Asa M. Hardin, age 55, Merchant. Mahala E., age 50, b. IN. Mary Ellin, age 7.
next door, Asia's cousin
Benjamin Hardin, 63.
Laura, wife, age 56

1930 Census. Albuquerque, Bernalilio Co, New Mexico, Hh 113
Ashia M. Hardin, age 65, married at age 28 the 1st time
Libbie D., wife, age 60, married at age 38 1st time, b. IN
Jubal M., son 29, bookkeeper, Lumber Co
Mary E., dau, age 18.

1940 Census. Albuquerque, Hh 277
Asia M. Hardin was a lodger in the home of Rudy A. & Willa B. Green. Age 75, widowed. Lived in the same house in 1935.



Jubal HARDIN was born on 28 August 1866. He died on 28 August 1866 at the age of 0.