Mary Ellen Watkins1

(7 July 1876 - 4 November 1933)
     Mary Ellen Watkins was born on July 7, 1876 in Peoria County, Illinois.2 She was the daughter of Enoch Watkins and Rachael Lowell Farthing.3
     Mary married Frank Irenus Slade, son of William Ruben Slade and Permelia Clark, circa 1895.1 Mary died on November 4, 1933 at age 57.2 She was buried in Wacousta Cemetery, Clinton County, Michigan.2

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1880Madison Twp, Carroll County, IndianaEnoch Watkins4
1900Orleans Twp, Ionia County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade1
1910Westphalia Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade5
1920Watertown Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade3

Children of Mary Ellen Watkins and Frank Irenus Slade

Citations

  1. [S2121] 1900 US Census of Ionia County, Michigan, ED 24, sh 5-A, lines 15-17, dwl 115, fam 115.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Mary Ellen Watkins Slade, Wacousta Cemetery, Clinton Co, Michigan.
  3. [S2123] 1920 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 25, sh 6-A, lines 1-6, dwl 138, fam 137.
  4. [S2124] 1880 US Census of Carroll County, Indiana, ED 16, pg 3-C [113], lines 9-13, dwl 22, fam 22.
  5. [S2122] 1910 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 23, sh 7-B, lines 59-63, dwl 110, fam 110.

Otto Willis Slade1

(30 July 1896 - 31 May 1986)
     Otto Willis Slade was born on July 30, 1896 in Ionia County, Michigan.1,2 He was the son of Frank Irenus Slade and Mary Ellen Watkins.1 Otto Willis Slade was registered for the military draft in World War I on June 5, 1918 in St. Johns, Clinton County, Michigan.3
     Otto married Dora Mae Hart, daughter of Earl Hart and Dorothy Eckhart, on September 17, 1924 in Dimondale, Eaton County, Michigan.4 Otto Willis Slade was registered for World War 2 draft in 1942 while living in Watertown Twp, Clinton County, Michigan.2 Otto died on May 31, 1986 at age 89.5 He was buried in Eaton Center Cemetery, Charlotte, Eaton County, Michigan.5

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1900Orleans Twp, Ionia County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade1
1910Westphalia Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade6
1920Watertown Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade7
1940Wacousta, Clinton County, MichiganOtto Willis Slade8

Children of Otto Willis Slade and Dora Mae Hart

Citations

  1. [S2121] 1900 US Census of Ionia County, Michigan, ED 24, sh 5-A, lines 15-17, dwl 115, fam 115.
  2. [S14] World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, for men born aft Apr 28, 1877 or bef Feb 16, 1897, Ancestry.com, Otto Willis Slade, b Jul 30, 1896.
  3. [S13] WWI Civilian Draft Registration Card 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, Otto W. Slade, b July 30, 1896, Lyons, Michigan.
  4. [S1417] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, FamilySearch.org, Dora Mae Hart & Otto W. Slade, Sep 17, 1924.
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Otto Willis Slade, Center Eaton Cemetery, Charlotte, Eaton Co, Michigan.
  6. [S2122] 1910 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 23, sh 7-B, lines 59-63, dwl 110, fam 110.
  7. [S2123] 1920 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 25, sh 6-A, lines 1-6, dwl 138, fam 137.
  8. [S2125] 1940 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 19-25, sh 11-B, lines 78-82, fam 290.
  9. [S8] Obituary, , Otis LeRoy Slade, Sr, 77, published in the News-Leader (Springfield, MO) on September 6, 2013.

Ercle Genevieve Slade1,2

(2 August 1904 - 7 April 1988)
     Ercle Genevieve Slade was born on August 2, 1904 in Michigan.1,3 She was the daughter of Frank Irenus Slade and Mary Ellen Watkins.1
     Ercle married Clyde Henry Copenhaver on September 20, 1924 in Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Michigan.2 Ercle died on April 7, 1988 in Eaton County, Michigan, at age 833 and was buried in Wacousta Cemetery, Clinton County, Michigan.3

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1910Westphalia Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade1
1920Watertown Twp, Clinton County, MichiganFrank Irenus Slade4
1930Watertown Twp., Clinton County, MichiganClyde Henry Copenhaver5

Citations

  1. [S2122] 1910 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 23, sh 7-B, lines 59-63, dwl 110, fam 110.
  2. [S1417] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, FamilySearch.org, Clyde Henry Copenhaver & Ercle Genevieve Slade, d/o Ellen Watkins & Frank Slade.
  3. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Clyde H & Ercle G Copenhaven, tombstone, Wacousta Cemetery, Clinton Co, Michigan.
  4. [S2123] 1920 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 25, sh 6-A, lines 1-6, dwl 138, fam 137.
  5. [S2470] 1930 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 19-24, sh 7-A, lines 9-11, dwl 155, fam 156.

Dora Mae Hart1

(4 January 1902 - 17 October 1981)
     Dora Mae Hart was born on January 4, 1902 in Eaton County, Michigan.1,2 She was the daughter of Earl Hart and Dorothy Eckhart.1
     Dora married Otto Willis Slade, son of Frank Irenus Slade and Mary Ellen Watkins, on September 17, 1924 in Dimondale, Eaton County, Michigan.1 Dora died on October 17, 1981 at age 792 and was buried in Eaton Center Cemetery, Charlotte, Eaton County, Michigan.2

Children of Dora Mae Hart and Otto Willis Slade

Citations

  1. [S1417] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, FamilySearch.org, Dora Mae Hart & Otto W. Slade, Sep 17, 1924.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Dora Mae Hart Slade, Center Eaton Cemetery, Charlotte, Eaton Co, Michigan.
  3. [S8] Obituary, , Otis LeRoy Slade, Sr, 77, published in the News-Leader (Springfield, MO) on September 6, 2013.
  4. [S2125] 1940 US Census of Clinton County, Michigan, ED 19-25, sh 11-B, lines 78-82, fam 290.

Frederick B. Slade1

(circa 1869 - )
     Frederick B. Slade was born circa 1869 in Bruce, Ontario, Canada.1 He was the son of Frederick Slade and Annie Appler.1
     Frederick married Matilda Jane Malcolm, daughter of John Malcolm and Helen McDowall, on May 18, 1892 in Ontario.1

Citations

  1. [S2765] Ontario, Canada, Marriage Registers, 1858-1869, FamilySearch.org, Bruce Co, 1869-1896, vol 4, img 9/11, Frederick B Slade & Matilda Jane Malcolm, May 18, 1892.

Melbourne George Slade1

(9 September 1871 - 3 June 1948)
     Melbourne George Slade was born on September 9, 1871 in England.1,2 He was the son of George H. Slade and Jane Emma Kingham.3 Melbourne George Slade immigrated with George H. Slade from from London to Port of New York, New York, on July 11, 1883.3 Melbourne immigrated from to United States in 1884.4
     Melbourne married Blanche May Kingham on March 17, 1909 in Marin County, California.5
     Melbourne married Angelina Helen Pitera on February 2, 1921 in Josephine County, Oregon.1,6 Angie was the daughter of Antone Pitera and Marianna Sulana Lorenzana.7 Melbourne George Slade was a cook on a county road crew in 1930 in Humboldt County, California.4 Melbourne died on June 3, 1948 in California at age 76.2

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Blue Lake, Humboldt County, California, on Oak RoadMelbourne George Slade4
1940Arcata, Humboldt County, California, at 573 F StreetMelbourne George Slade1

Children of Melbourne George Slade and Angelina Helen Pitera

  • Lorraine Slade 1
  • Verne Slade 1
  • Arthur J. Slade+ 1 b. March 31, 1926, d. December 13, 2002
  • Nadine Slade 1
  • Milton Slade 1
  • Ernest Lloyd Slade 1 b. November 20, 1932, d. September 24, 1948
  • Darlene Slade 1

Citations

  1. [S1955] 1940 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-49, sh 1-A, lines 5-13, fam 2.
  2. [S110] California Death Index 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, Melbourne George Slade, b Sep 9, 1871, d Jun 3, 1948, Humboldt Co, California.
  3. [S952] New York Passenger List 1820-1957, Ancestry.com,, July 11, 1883, aboard SS Erin, George Slade family.
  4. [S1954] 1930 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-28, sh 1-B, lines 69-75, dwl 19, fam 19.
  5. [S2263] California Marriages, 1850-1952, index and images, FamilySearch.org , Melbourne Geo. Slade and Blanch May Kingham, 17 Mar 1909, Marin Co.
  6. [S2018] Image of Marriage Certificate, pg 315 of Vol 7, Marriage Records of Josephine Co, Oregon posted on Ancestry.com by Sharon Kiser.
  7. [S2019] Research by Sharon Kiser.

Angelina Helen Pitera1,2

(circa 1900 - 14 February 1991)
     Angelina Helen Pitera was born circa 1900 in California.1 Angie was the daughter of Antone Pitera and Marianna Sulana Lorenzana.3
     Angelina married Melbourne George Slade, son of George H. Slade and Jane Emma Kingham, on February 2, 1921 in Josephine County, Oregon.1,2 Angelina died on February 14, 1991 in Humboldt County, California.4 She was buried in Saint Bernards Cemetery, Eureka, Humboldt County, California.5 Father's surname: Pitera, mother's maiden name: Lorenzana.4

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1940Arcata, Humboldt County, California, at 573 F StreetMelbourne George Slade1

Children of Angelina Helen Pitera and Melbourne George Slade

  • Lorraine Slade 1
  • Verne Slade 1
  • Arthur J. Slade+ 1 b. March 31, 1926, d. December 13, 2002
  • Nadine Slade 1
  • Milton Slade 1
  • Ernest Lloyd Slade 1 b. November 20, 1932, d. September 24, 1948
  • Darlene Slade 1

Citations

  1. [S1955] 1940 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-49, sh 1-A, lines 5-13, fam 2.
  2. [S2018] Image of Marriage Certificate, pg 315 of Vol 7, Marriage Records of Josephine Co, Oregon posted on Ancestry.com by Sharon Kiser.
  3. [S2019] Research by Sharon Kiser.
  4. [S110] California Death Index 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, Angie Ellen Slade, b Jan 14, 1901, d Feb 14, 1991, Humboldt Co, California.
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Angie Ellen Pitera Slade, Saint Bernards Cemetery, Eureka, California.

Arthur J. Slade1

(31 March 1926 - 13 December 2002)
     Arthur J. Slade was born on March 31, 1926 in California.1 He was the son of Melbourne George Slade and Angelina Helen Pitera.2
     Arthur married Rita [?] circa 1943.3 Art was born and raised in Humboldt County where he attended schools in Arcata. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was employed in the Timber Industry his entire life, retiring in 1980 at the age of 55.3 Arthur died on December 13, 2002 in Humboldt County, California, at age 76.1,3

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Blue Lake, Humboldt County, California, on Oak RoadMelbourne George Slade4
1940Arcata, Humboldt County, California, at 573 F StreetMelbourne George Slade2

Children of Arthur J. Slade and Rita [?]

  • Jim Slade 3
  • Sandy Slade 3

Citations

  1. [S5] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, Arthur J. Slade, b Mar 31, 1926, d Dec 13, 2002.
  2. [S1955] 1940 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-49, sh 1-A, lines 5-13, fam 2.
  3. [S8] Obituary, , Arthur J. (Art) Slade, published in Times-Standard (Eureka, CA) on Tuesday, December 17, 2002.
  4. [S1954] 1930 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-28, sh 1-B, lines 69-75, dwl 19, fam 19.

Ernest Lloyd Slade1

(20 November 1932 - 24 September 1948)
     Ernest Lloyd Slade was born on November 20, 1932 in Humboldt County, California.2 He was the son of Melbourne George Slade and Angelina Helen Pitera.1 Ernest died on September 24, 1948 in California at age 15.2

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1940Arcata, Humboldt County, California, at 573 F StreetMelbourne George Slade1

Citations

  1. [S1955] 1940 US Census of Humboldt County, California, ED 12-49, sh 1-A, lines 5-13, fam 2.
  2. [S110] California Death Index 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, Ernest L. Slade, b Nov 20, 1932, d Sep 24, 1948.

George H. Slade

(15 February 1844 - 3 July 1921)
     George H. Slade was born on February 15, 1844 in Chipperfield, Hertfordshire, England.1 He was the son of James Slade and Hannah Honour.2,1 George H. Slade was christened on April 7, 1844 in Chipperfield, Hertfordshire.1
     George married Jane Emma Kingham in December, 1866 in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England.3 George immigrated from from London to Port of New York, New York, on July 11, 1883.3 George died on July 3, 1921 in Santa Clara County, California, at age 77.

Census & Tax Records, Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1861Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, EnglandJames Slade2
1871St. Mary Stoke Newington, London, England, at 24 Bronghton RoadGeorge H. Slade4

Children of George H. Slade and Jane Emma Kingham

  • Melbourne George Slade+ b. September 9, 1871, d. June 3, 1948
  • Florence Slade 3 b. 1872
  • Ernest Slade 3 b. circa 1874
  • Evelyn Slade 3 b. circa 1879

Citations

  1. [S2266] England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906, Ancestry.com,, George Slade, son of James & Hannah, chr Apr 7, 1844.
  2. [S2265] 1861 England Census, Ancestry.com, Hertfordshire, Hemel Hempstead, Distr 11, pg 24, hh 129, James Slade.
  3. [S952] New York Passenger List 1820-1957, Ancestry.com,, July 11, 1883, aboard SS Erin, George Slade family.
  4. [S2020] 1871 Census of England, Ancestry.com, St. Mary, Stoke Newington, London, pg 29/63, sch 146.

Terry Verne Slade1

(12 March 1947 - 14 March 2005)
     Terry Verne Slade was born on March 12, 1947 in Arcata, Humboldt County, California.2 He was the son of Verne Slade and Shirley Arlene [?].1
     Terry married Cynthia [?].2 Terry died on March 14, 2005 in Shasta Lake, Shasta County, California, at age 58.2 He was buried in Redding Memorial Park Cemetery, Shasta County, California.2

Children of Terry Verne Slade and Cynthia [?]

  • Marc Slade 2
  • Jeni Slade 2

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary, , Shirley Arlene Slade, 1927-2013, published in Eureka Times-Standard on January 19, 2013.
  2. [S8] Obituary, Terry Verne Slade, published in the Redding Record Searchlight (CA) - Thursday, March 17, 2005
    Page: B2.