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    141. Mary Ophelia4Hardeman (Thomas Jones3, Thomas2, John1), was born 8 June 1822, Williamson County, Tennessee,1344 died 18 July 1888, Caldwell County, Texas. She married 8 June 1841, Bastrop County, Texas, to James Fentress, born 9 May 1802, died 7 July 1872, Caldwell County, Texas. They are buried in Prairie Lea Cemetery, Prairie Lea, Caldwell County, Texas.1345
    James Fentress paid taxes in 1846 in Bastrop County, Texas. He lived in Caldwell County, Texas, in 1850.1346 James and Mary Fentress lived in Caldwell County, Texas, in 1870. Their nieces and nephew, Lizzie, Monroe, and Cora Hardeman, children of her brother, Thomas Monroe Hardeman, lived with them in 1870.1347 M. O. Fentress lived in Caldwell County, Texas, in 1880. Her nephew, Frank Monroe Hardeman, lived with her in 1880.1348 Frank had married Ella Day in 1879, but they were living apart in 1880. Ella Hardeman lived with C. C. Day in 1880 in Caldwell County.
    Child of James Fentress and Mary Ophelia Hardeman:
352. i. Thomas Hardeman Fentress, born circa 1841, killed 8 April 1862 near Albuquerque while serving in the Confederate Army in Company A, 4th Regiment, Sibley’s Brigade.

    1344 Mary’s father, Thomas J. Hardeman, lived in Williamson County, Tennessee, when the 1820 census was taken. Thomas J. Hardeman moved to Hardeman County, Tennessee, in 1823.
    1345 Tombstones, Prairie Lea Cemetery, Prairie Lea, Caldwell County, Texas: James Fentress, born 9 May 1802, died 7 July 1872. Mary Fentress, born 8 June 1822, died 18 July 1888.
    1346 1850 U.S. Census, Caldwell County, Texas, p. 455, #15/15. Fentress, James, age 48, $4,000, born Tenn.; Mary O., age 28, born Tenn.; Thomas, age 9, born Texas.
    1347 1870 U.S. Census, Caldwell County, Texas, p. 305, #413/414, P.O. Lockhart. James Fentress, age 67, physician, born Tenn.; Mary O. Fentress, age 47, born Tenn.; Lizzie Hardiman, age 20, born Texas; Monroe Hardiman, age 15, born Texas; Cora Hardiman, age 12, born Texas. All white.
    1348 1880 U.S. Census, Caldwell County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 89, Sheet 2, Prairie Lea. M. O. Fentrese, white, female, age 59, born Tenn. Va. N.C.; F. M. Hardeman, white, male, age 25, nephew, driving stock, born Texas Tenn. Ala.