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    20. Blackstone3Hardeman (Thomas2, John1), was born 24 March 1790,567 Davidson County, Tennessee,568 died 14 September 1867, Guadalupe County, Texas.569 His will was made, 23 February 1865, filed 16 September 1867, Guadalupe County, Texas.570 He married first circa 1809, Grainger County, Tennessee, to Anna Bunch, born circa 1790, died circa 1842, Nacogdoches County, Texas, daughter of John Bunch. He married second, 29 April 1846, Gonzales County, Texas, to Mrs. Elizabeth Parchman Amberson Dilworth Foster,571 born 2 February 1796, Robertson County, Tennessee,572 died circa 1866, Guadalupe County, Texas.
    Elizabeth Parchman was the daughter of Philip Parchman.573 She had been married three times before she married Blackstone Hardeman. She married first, circa 1815, to James Amberson, Jr., died circa 1818. She married second, circa 1823, in Monroe County, Mississippi,574 to George Andrew Dilworth. She married third, 28 June 1838, Monroe County, Mississippi, to John E. Foster. They moved to Guadalupe County, Texas, in 1839. Foster died before 11 November 1840, in Gonzales County, Texas.575 Elizabeth’s brothers were Jesse and John Parchman.576

    567 Thomas Hardeman bible: Blackstone Hardeman born March 24 1790
    568 Blackstone’s father, Thomas Hardeman, lived in Davidson County, in 1790. Davidson County, Deed Book B, p. 466.
    569 Guadalupe County, Texas. Probate case #534. Blackstone Hardeman, deceased, 16 September 1867. Will probated 30 September 1867, Record Book E, p. 564. Minute Book C, p. 343. Death date stated in probate record.
    570 Estate packet of Blackstone Hardeman.
    571 Gonzales County, Texas, Marriage #150: Blackstone Hardeman to Mrs. Elizabeth Foster, 29 April 1846.
    572 Philip Parchman deeds, 1796 and 1809, Robertson County, Tennessee.
    573 Philip Parchman in Lawrence County, Tennessee, in 1820. His son, Jesse Parchman, moved from Monroe County, Mississippi, to Carroll County, Tennessee, before 1830. In 1840, Jesse Parchman lived in Fayette County, Tennessee. In 1850, Jesse and James Parchman in Harrison County, Texas.
    574 1820 U.S. Census, Monroe County, Mississippi, county seat Aberdeen: Andrew Delworth, George Delworth, John Parchman, Richard Dilworth, and Jesse Parchman.
    575 Gonzales County, Texas, Estate of John Foster, 11 November 1840.
    576 Nashville Christian Advocate, 1849: Jesse Parchman died 26 October 1848, Harrison County, Texas, age 60 years. He joined the church in 1823 in Henderson County, Tennessee. He moved to Texas in 1841. Left wife and nine children. Nashville Christain Advocate, 29 January 1887 issue: W. J. Parchman, born 30 October 1814, Robertson County, Tennessee, died 30 December 1886. Moved with his father, Jesse Parchman, to Marshall, Texas, in 1841.