Ben F. Hardin

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B. F. Hardin
belonged to Co. K.
Cooks heavy Art.
Trans Miss. Army
Full Name: Ben F. Hardin
Location: Section:Confederate Field, Section 1 (F)
Row:L  Number:12
Reason for Eligibility: Confederate Veteran 
Birth Date: 1839 
Died: February 9, 1919 
Burial Date: February 10, 1919 
Confederate Home Roster Information:
Birth Place: Missouri 
Occupation: Stockman 
Marital Status: Widower 
Came To Texas: 1853 
Residence: Rio Vista, Texas 
Admitted To Home: April 23, 1911 
Religion: Baptist 
Army: Trans Mississippi 
Regiment: Cook's Heavy Art. 
Remarks: Buried in State Cemetery 

HARDIN, BEN F.(1839~1919). Ben F. Hardin, Confederate veteran, was born in 1839 in Lawrence County, Missouri. In 1853, Hardin traveled to Texas where he later joined the Confederacy in Company K of Cook's Heavy Artillery.

After the war, Hardin, a Baptist, worked as a stockman in Rio Vista, Johnson County, Texas. On April 23, 1911, after his wife's death, Hardin moved into the Confederate Men's Home. After living in the Home for nearly nine years, Hardin passed away on February 9, 1919, and was laid to rest in the Texas State Cemetery.

Information taken Confederate Home Roster and application for Confederate Pension.

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