Fictional Character
A Different Flesh
POD: C. 2.5-1.3 million years ago;
Relevant POD: c. 1492
Appearance(s): "Though the Heavens Fall"
Type of Appearance: Direct
Species: Human
Nationality: Federated Commonwealths of America
Date of Birth: Mid 18th century
Occupation: Judge

Hardesty was one of the three judges at Jeremiah's trial. He was, in Alfred Douglas' words, open-minded, allowing himself to be persuaded that the Negro Jeremiah was a human being, and ruling in Jeremiah's favor.