Laura Lee Elliott1

b. 29 October 1888, d. 21 December 1952
     Laura Lee Elliott was born on October 29, 1888 in Mississippi.2,1
     Laura married Dedo Slade, son of Flemon Slade and Ophellia Stogner, on February 17, 1907 in Marion County, Mississippi.2 Laura Lee Elliott died on December 21, 1952 at age 642 and was buried in Corinth Cemetery, Lumberton, Lamar County, Mississippi.1

Census Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1920Lamar County, MississippiDedo Slade3
1930Lamar County, MississippiDedo Slade4

Children of Laura Lee Elliott and Dedo Slade

Citations

  1. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Laura Lee Elliott Slade, Corinth Cemetery, Lumberton, MS.
  2. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 36.
  3. [S5620] 1920 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, ED 28, sheet 14-B, lines 57-64, dwl 230, fam 237.
  4. [S5633] 1930 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Beat #1, ED 37-2, sheet 3-A, lines 41-48, hh 47, fam 51.

Alice Jane Fillingame

b. June 1856, d. 1944
     Alice Jane Fillingame was born in June, 1856 in Mississippi.1,2
     Alice married Hezekiah Slade, son of Charles R. Slade and Susan Sophronia Baxter. Alice Jane Fillingame died in 1944.2 She was buried in Slade Cemetery on Deavers Road, Lamar County, Mississippi.2

Children of Alice Jane Fillingame and Hezekiah Slade

Citations

  1. [S5604] 1900 US Census of Marion County, Mississippi, Beat #5, ED 81, sheet 16-B, lines 80-87, hh 248, fam 252.
  2. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Alice Jane Slade, tombstone, Slade Cemetery, Lamar Co, Mississippi.
  3. [S5609] 1880 US Census of Marion County, Mississippi, Beat #5, ED 133, page 8-D, lines 14-18, hh 2, fam 2.
  4. [S5617] 1910 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Beat #2, ED 88, sheewt 16-A, lines 43-46, hh 305, fam 305.
  5. [S5620] 1920 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Beat 2, ED 98, sheet 15-B, lines 66-67, hh 252, fam 259.
  6. [S6019] 1930 US Census of Denver County, Colorado, ED 16-175, sh 12-B, lines 75-77, dwl 158, fam 239.

Harriet Matilda Fillingame

b. 25 January 1857, d. 1941
     Harriet Matilda Fillingame was born on January 25, 1857 in Marion County, Mississippi.1 She was the daughter of Austin Fillingame and Mary Jane Anderson.1
     Harriet married Calvin Griffin Slade, son of Hezekiah Slade and Helena Victoria Taylor, on August 7, 1873.1 After Calvin's death, Harriet moved to Vicksburg and lived there until her death.2 Harriet Matilda Fillingame died in 1941 in Vicksburg, Warren County, Mississippi.3 She was buried in Boone Cemetery, Lamar County, Mississippi.2

Children of Harriet Matilda Fillingame and Calvin Griffin Slade

Citations

  1. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 165.
  2. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants, page 167.
  3. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Eunice Mahone Slade, tombstone, Richburg Cemetery, Lamar Co, Mississippi.
  4. [S5634] 1880 US Census of Perry County, Mississippi, Beat #5, Black Creek, ED 134, page 45,.
  5. [S5604] 1900 US Census of Marion County, Mississippi, ED 75, sheets 13-A, line 32-42, hh 197, fam 198.
  6. [S5617] 1910 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Beat 1, ED 86, sheet 2-B, lines 80-85, hh 34, fam 34.
  7. [S5620] 1920 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Beat 1, ED 96, sheet 13-A, lines 6-9, hh 236, fam 245.

William Henry Fillingame

b. 31 January 1858, d. 3 December 1918
     William Henry Fillingame was born on January 31, 1858.1 He was the son of James Fillingame and Sarah Slade.
     William married Martha Catherine Purvis. William Henry Fillingame died on December 3, 1918 at age 60.1 He was buried in Purvis, Lamar County, Mississippi.1

Children of William Henry Fillingame and Martha Catherine Purvis

  • Dudley Euwing Fillingame
  • James Melville Fillingame
  • Luther Fillingame
  • Elworth Fillingame b. July 23, 1883, d. September 27, 1884
  • Oscar Fillingame b. 1886, d. 1970
  • Lymen L. Fillingame b. March 11, 1887, d. January 18, 1900
  • Infant Daughter Fillingame b. 1890, d. September 10, 1890
  • Sarah Rossetta Fillingame b. 1891
  • Guy Dewitt Fillingame b. 1892, d. 1964
  • Mitchell Fillingame b. October 19, 1893, d. February 23, 1981
  • Dolly Mae Fillingame b. 1896, d. 1969
  • Hettie K. Fillingame b. January 27, 1897, d. September 18, 1899

Citations

  1. [S5601] Kenneth L Slade research and/or personal knowledge.

Thomas Earl Ford

b. 25 November 1895, d. 17 May 1979
     Thomas Earl Ford was born on November 25, 1895.1
     Thomas married Allie Mae Slade, daughter of Jesse Byron Slade and Mary Ellen Duncan.1 Thomas Earl Ford died on May 17, 1979 in Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, at age 83.1

Citations

  1. [S5616] Washington Parish Magee Family, William Magee descendants 1770-1993, Washington Parish Library, Franklin, Louisiana.

Sharon Fortenberry

b. 11 October 1947, d. 9 August 1991
     Sharon Fortenberry was born on October 11, 1947 in Hattiesburg, Forrest County, Mississippi.1
     Sharon married Grady Thomas Slade Jr., son of Grady Thomas Slade and Merle Avery, in Wiggins, Mississippi.1 Sharon Fortenberry died on August 9, 1991 at age 43.2 She was buried in Carnes Baptist Church Cemetery, Forrest County, Mississippi.2

Child of Sharon Fortenberry and Grady Thomas Slade Jr.

  • Grady thomas Slade III 1

Citations

  1. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 36.
  2. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Sharon Slade, tombstone, Carnes Baptist Church Cemetery, Forest Co, Mississippi.

Brucie Gamble

b. 5 March 1921, d. 3 October 1992
     Brucie Gamble was born on March 5, 1921 in Mississippi.1,2
     Brucie married Dempsey R. Slade, son of John Wyatt Slade and Mary Jane Davis, on December 23, 1939 in Purvis, Lamar County, Mississippi.3 Brucie Gamble died on October 3, 1992 at age 711 and was buried in Tyner Cemetery at Clear Branch Church, Lamar County, Mississippi.2

Children of Brucie Gamble and Dempsey R. Slade

  • Mary Angela Slade 3 b. May 14, 1945, d. February 12, 2019
  • Melba Ellen Slade 3
  • Syble Jean Slade 3
  • Dempsey Randy Slade 3
  • Sandra Darlene Slade 3

Citations

  1. [S5] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Brucie M. Slade, tombstone, Tyner Cemetery, Lamar Co, Mississippi.
  3. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 34.

Willis Lee Gamble

b. 7 January 1919, d. 7 April 1957
     Willis Lee Gamble was born on January 7, 1919.1
     Willis married Lessie Slade, daughter of John Wyatt Slade and Mary Jane Davis, on August 19, 1939 in Mississippi.2 Willis Lee Gamble died on April 7, 1957 at age 38.1

Citations

  1. [S5601] Kenneth L Slade research and/or personal knowledge.
  2. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 33.

Vera M. Carden1

b. 30 September 1900, d. March 1970
     Vera M. Carden was born on September 30, 1900 in Pennsylvania.1
     Vera married Vernon Lee Slade, son of John Calvin Slade and Florence Cole.2 Vera M. Carden died in March, 1970 at age 691 and was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, Bergen County, New Jersey.1

Citations

  1. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Vera Carden Slade, Holy Cross Cemetery, N Arlington, Bergen Co, New Jersey.
  2. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 6.

Lucy Ampsy Gay1

b. 13 May 1889, d. 6 December 1965
     Her name is shown as Ampsy in the 1910 census & Lenard Slade's book. However, the 1930 census gives her name as Lucy, and her tombstone has Lucy Gay Slade.2,3,4,5

Lucy Ampsy Gay was born on May 13, 1889 in Mississippi.4,5
     Lucy married Zeno Slade, son of Flemon Slade and Ophellia Stogner, in 1901.6 Lucy Ampsy Gay died on December 6, 1965 at age 765 and was buried in Christ Church Cemetery, Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, Louisiana.5

Census Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1910Washington Parish, LouisianaZeno Slade4
1930Bastrop, Morehouse Parish, LouisianaLucy Ampsy Gay3
1940Baxterville, Lamar County, Mississippi, The 1940 census of Lamar County, Mississippi, enumerates a Lucy Slade, 55, b MS, living alone in Baxterville. There are no other Slade families nearby. Could this be Lucy Ampsy Gay Slade?Lucy Ampsy Gay7

Children of Lucy Ampsy Gay and Zeno Slade

Citations

  1. [S5954] Kenneth L Slade research and/or personal knowledge.
  2. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), Ampsy Gay, p39.
  3. [S5833] 1930 US Census of Morehouse Parish, Louisiana, ED 34-4, sh 8-B, lines 79-81, dwl 166, fam 198.
  4. [S5631] 1910 US Census of Washington Parish, Louisiana, ED 128, sh 19-A&B, lines 47-52, dwl 315, fam 320.
  5. [S22] Find a Grave website: www.findagrave.com,, Lucy Gay Slade, tombstone, Christ Church Cemetery, Bastrop, Louisiana.
  6. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants, page 39.
  7. [S5767] 1940 US Census of Lamar County, Mississippi, Baxterville, ED 37-5, sh 9-B, line 49, fam 147, Lucy Slade, 55, wd.
  8. [S5613] 1930 US Census of Washington Parish, Louisiana, Police Jury 2, ward 3, ED 128, sheet 19-A, lines 47-50, hh 315, fam 320.
  9. [S5613] 1930 US Census of Washington Parish, Louisiana, Police Jury 2, ward 3, ED 128, sh 19-A, lines 47-50, sh 19-B, lines 51-52 hh 315, fam 320.
  10. [S6604] 1940 US Census of Morehouse Parish, Louisiana, ED 34-3, sh 4-A, lines 29-34, fam 64, Purvis Rodrigues family.

Mabel Ann Geeck

b. circa 1924, d. 26 January 2011
     Mabel Ann Geeck was born circa 1924 in Louisiana. She is the daughter of Charles and Annie Flattman Geeck of New Orleans.1,2
     Mabel married Leonard Lavelle Slade Sr., son of James Washington Slade and Maude Magdalene Dickson, on February 1, 1946 in New Orleans, Louisiana.1 Mabel Ann Geeck died on January 26, 2011 in Purvis, Lamar County, Mississippi.2 She was buried in Slade Cemetery, Lamar County, Mississippi.2

Children of Mabel Ann Geeck and Leonard Lavelle Slade Sr.

  • Linda Ann Slade 1
  • Betty Jane Slade 1
  • Leonard Lavelle Slade Jr. 1
  • David Eugene Slade 1 b. December 4, 1951, d. May 1, 2008
  • Jackie Wayne Slade 1
  • Ruth Yvonne Slade 1

Citations

  1. [S5606] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), page 174.
  2. [S8] Obituary, , published in HattiesburgAmerican.com Jan 29, 2011.

Ethel Givens

b. 24 August 1912
     Ethel Givens was born on August 24, 1912 in Washington Parish, Louisiana.1
     Ethel married Belah Slade, son of Adolphus D. Slade and Elizabeth Wells, on July 28, 1934.

Children of Ethel Givens and Belah Slade

  • Joy Colleen Slade
  • Nancy Slade
  • Richard Slade

Citations

  1. [S5615] Gwen Goff Hobbs, Washington Parish Magee Family Washington Parish Library, 825 Free Street, Franklinton, LA,.