John Hardman

Born
1831
Died
1893
Profession
Wheelwright And Later Blacksmith

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Erskineville 1874 1880

Family background

John Hardman was born about 1831. A John and Ann Hardman arrived in NSW on the ‘Admiral Lyons’ in 1858.  A number of children were born to the couple in NSW. Hardman died at his home at 42 George Street, Macdonaldtown on 17 June 1893.

Community activity

John Hardman was a Roman Catholic who sent his children to Catholic schools. His son Richard, a pupil at the Sydney College of the Society of Jesus died in April 1883.

Local government service

John Hardman was an alderman on Macdonaldtown (Erskineville) Council in 1874-80.

References

‘Deaths’, Sydney Morning Herald, 19 June 1893, p. 1, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13936567

‘Richard Hardman’, Freeman’s Journal, 28 April 1883, p. 15, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/110558868

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