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    205. David Dickerson5Hardeman (D.4, Nicholas Perkins3, Thomas2, John1), was born in 1840 in Mississippi, died in 1928, Beeville, Bee County, Texas. He married 15 August 1865, Caldwell County, Texas, to Ella G. Hamilton,1558 born May 1844, Georgia, died between 1910 and 1920, Beeville, Texas.
    Ella G. Hamilton was the daughter of John C. and Ann B. Hamilton. Ella’s sister, Sarah Ann Hamilton, was the second wife of William Polk Hardeman. Her sister, Tullius Leonora Hamilton, married Leonidas P. Hardeman.
    David D. Hardeman lived in Goliad County, Texas, in 1870, next door to his mother.1559 He lived in Luling, Caldwell County, Texas, in 1880,1560 and in Beeville, Bee County, Texas, in 1900,1561 1910,1562 and 1920.1563
    David Dickerson Hardeman applied for a Confederate pension in Bee County.1564 He was a private in the Caney Mounted Rifles along with D. Hardeman, Jr. and Samuel W. Hardeman.

    1558 Caldwell County, Texas, Marriage Book C-D, p. 123. David D. Hardeman to Miss Ella G. Hamilton, 15 August 1865.
    1559 1870 U.S. Census, Goliad County, Texas, p. 389, #480/493, P.O. Goliad. Hardeman, David, age 30, born Miss.; Ella, age 23, born Ga.; Umphrey, age 4, born Texas; Marion, age 1, female, born Texas. All white.
    1560 1880 U.S. Census, Caldwell County, Texas, S.D. 6, E.D. 28, Sheet 69, Pct. 2, Luling. Hardeman, D. D., male, age 39, born Miss. – N.C.; Ella G., age 36, wife, born Ga. N.C. Ga.; D. Humphrey, age 13, son, born Texas Miss. Ga.; Thomas F., age 9, son; Campbell H., age 7, son; Evelin E., age 3, dau. All white.
    1561 1900 U.S. Census, Bee County, Texas, S.D. 13, E.D. 8, Sheet 12. Beeville. Hardiman, D. D., white, male, born Oct. 1849, age 50 [sic], mar. 35 yrs., born Miss. Tenn. N.C.; Ella, wife, born May 1844, age 56, mar. 35 yrs., had had 7 children, 5 living, born Ga. Ga. S.C.; Folts, son, born June 1870, age 29, single, born Texas Miss. Ga.; Lizzie, dau., born Sept. 1881, age 18, single.
    1562 1910 U.S. Census, Bee County, Texas, S.D. 15, E.D. 28, Sheet 1, Beeville. Hardeman, D. H., male, white, age 69, married 48 yrs., born Miss. Miss. N.C.; Ella Hardeman, wife, age 68, married 48 yrs., born Ga. N.C. Ga.; Elizabeth Casey, dau., age 29, widow, born Texas Miss. Ga.
    1563 1920 U.S. Census, Bee County, Texas, S.D. 14, E.D. 6, Sheet 7, Beeville. Jack Ryan, age 40, white, male, married; Elizabeth Ryan, wife, age 33; Warren Ryan, son, age 6; D. D. Hardeman, father-in-law, male, white, age 72, married.
    1564 Texas State Archives, Austin, Texas. Confederate pension application #12730, David Dickerson Hardeman, Bee County, Texas.