Harry Conelius Mead1

(circa 1866 - 4 April 1935)
     Harry Conelius Mead was born circa 1866 in Illinois.1
     Harry married Mary Slade, daughter of Charles Slade and Elizabeth Lyddon, circa 1887 in Illinois.2,3,4 Harry died on April 4, 19353 and was buried in Cozad Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska.3

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1900North Henderson Twp, Mercer County, IllinoisHarry Conelius Mead2
1910Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska, brother-in-law of George SladeHarry Conelius Mead1

Citations

  1. [S1671] 1910 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 130, sh 5-B, lines 81-87, dwl 129, fam 130.
  2. [S1675] 1900 US Census of Mercer County, Illinois, ED 76, sh 3-B, lines 96-99, dwl 67, fam 68.
  3. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Harry Cornelius Mead, tombstone, Cozad Cemetery, Dawson Co, Nebraska.
  4. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/, Mary Slade Mead, tombstone, Cozad Cemetery, Dawson Co, Nebraska.

Leila B. Hayes1

(circa 1890 - )
     Leila B. Hayes was born circa 1890 in Colorado.1 She was the daughter of Mr. Hayes and Mattie L. [?]1
     Leila married George E. Slade, son of Charles Slade and Elizabeth Lyddon.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1920Cozad, Dawson County, NebraskaGeorge E. Slade2
1930Cozad, Dawson County, NebraskaGeorge E. Slade1

Citations

  1. [S1672] 1930 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 24-6, sh 11-B, lines 93-95, dwl 284, fam 299.
  2. [S1673] 1920 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 109, sh 11-A, lines 13-14, dwl 249, fam 259.

Charity A. Smith1

(April 1865 - 1944)
     Charity A. Smith was born in April, 1865 in Illinois1, the daughter of Mary Elizabeth Arbuckle and James Smith.2
     Charity married Wilbern H. Slade, son of Charles Slade and Elizabeth Lyddon, circa 1885 in Illinois.1 Charity died in 19442 and was buried in Cozad Cemetery, Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska.2

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1900Gillan Pct, Dawson County, NebraskaWilbern H. Slade1
1910Cozad, Dawson County, NebraskaWilbern H. Slade3
1920Cozad, Dawson County, Nebraska, William H. Slade b 1863, England?Wilbern H. Slade4

Child of Charity A. Smith and Wilbern H. Slade

Citations

  1. [S1670] 1900 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 89, sh 5-A, lines 30-32, dwl 102, fam 102.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Charity Smith Slade, tombstone, Cozad Cemetery, Dawson Co, Nebraska.
  3. [S1671] 1910 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska.
  4. [S1673] 1920 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 109, sh 11-B, lines 83-84, dwl 267, fam 277.

Budd Erwin Slade1

(January 1886 - )
     Budd Erwin Slade was born in January, 1886 in Illinois.1 He was the son of Wilbern H. Slade and Charity A. Smith.1
     Budd married Myrtle K. [?] circa 1909.2

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1900Gillan Pct, Dawson County, NebraskaWilbern H. Slade1
1910Gillan Pct, Dawson County, NebraskaBudd Erwin Slade3
1920Gillan Pct, Dawson County, NebraskaBudd Erwin Slade4
1930Cheyenne County, ColoradoBudd Erwin Slade5

Children of Budd Erwin Slade and Myrtle K. [?]

Citations

  1. [S1670] 1900 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 89, sh 5-A, lines 30-32, dwl 102, fam 102.
  2. [S13] WWI Civilian Draft Registration Card 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, Budd Erwin Slade, b Jan 13, 1886.
  3. [S1671] 1910 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 203, sh 2-A, lines 40-41, dwl 28, fam 28.
  4. [S1673] 1920 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 112, sh 2-A, lines 42-45, dwl 34, fam 34.
  5. [S1674] 1930 US Census of Cheyenne County, Colorado, ED 9-5, sh 1-B, lines 79-82, dwl 16, fam 16.

Wilfred E. Slade1

(circa 1911 - 1995)
     Wilfred E. Slade was born circa 1911 in Nebraska.1 He was the son of Budd Erwin Slade and Myrtle K. [?]1 Wilfred died in 19952 and was buried in Sunset Memorial Park, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico.2

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1920Gillan Pct, Dawson County, NebraskaBudd Erwin Slade3

Citations

  1. [S1674] 1930 US Census of Cheyenne County, Colorado, ED 9-5, sh 1-B, lines 79-82, dwl 16, fam 16.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Wilfred E Slade, Sunset Memorial Park, Albuquerque, Bernallillo Co, New Mexico.
  3. [S1673] 1920 US Census of Dawson County, Nebraska, ED 112, sh 2-A, lines 42-45, dwl 34, fam 34.

Alice Davidson1

(circa 1871 - )
     Alice Davidson was born circa 1871 in Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Edward Davidson.2
     Alice married second Cornelius Thomas Slade, son of Charles Slade and Elizabeth Lyddon, on November 28, 1918 in Knox County, Illinois.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1920North Henderson, Mercer County, IllinoisCornelius Thomas Slade3
1930North Henderson, Mercer County, IllinoisCornelius Thomas Slade1

Citations

  1. [S1676] 1930 US Census of Mercer County, Illinois, ED 66-16, sh 1-A, lines 48-50, dwl 18, fam 18.
  2. [S2071] Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934, FamilySearch.org, Neely Slade and Allie Davison Miller, Knox Co, Illinois.
  3. [S1677] 1920 US Census of Mercer County, Illinois, ED 78, sh 1-B, lines 92-93, dwl 29, fam 29.

Orin Murfin Taylor1

(9 March 1892 - 25 July 1942)
     Orin Murfin Taylor was born on March 9, 1892 in Gregory, Jefferson County, Montana.2
     Orin married Lula Agnes Slade, daughter of Thomas W. Slade and Phebe Jane Colvin, in 1914.1 Orin died on July 25, 1942 in Boulder, Jefferson County, Montana, at age 50.2 He was buried in Boulder Cemetery, Boulder, Jefferson County, Montana.2

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary, , Lula Slade Taylor, published in The Montana Standard - Butte, Montana
    June 15, 1999.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Orin Murfin Taylor, Boulder Cemetery, Jefferson Co, Montana.

Thomas S. Slade1

(say 1968 - 12 June 2012)
     Thomas S. Slade was born say 1968.1,2
     Thomas married Laura A. DeBlois.1

Children of Thomas S. Slade and Laura A. DeBlois

  • Justine Lillian Slade 1
  • Krista Marie Slade 1

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary, , Ruth L. Attott 1923-2012, Published in The Berkshire Eagle (MA) on June 12, 2012.
  2. [S672] Zabasearch https://www.zabasearch.com/people/, Thomas Slade, 45.

Kenneth Slade1,2

(say 1959 - )
     Kenneth Slade was born say 1959.1 He was the son of Kenneth F. Slade and Hildegard Moller.2
     Kenneth married Deborah A. Puzzilla.3

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary, , Mrs. Marie E. Puzzilla 1910-2012, Published in The Observer-Dispatch from June 10 to June 12, 2012.
  2. [S8] Obituary, Hildegard Slade, 86, published in The Observer-Dispatch (Utica, NY) on Oct. 11, 2015.
  3. [S8] Obituary, Mrs. Marie E. Puzzilla 1910-2012, Published in The Observer-Dispatch (NY) from June 10 to June 12, 2012.

Sylvia Jewell Wilder1,2

(10 October 1902 - 14 July 1999)
     Sylvia Jewell Wilder was born on October 10, 1902 in Pike County, Indiana.1,3 She was the daughter of Levi E Wilder and Nancy P. Corn.4,5
     Sylvia married James Elmer Slade, son of James Gideon Slade and Rachael Lavinia Crumley, on July 12, 1924 in Gibson County, Indiana.1 Sylvia died on July 14, 1999 at age 96.1 She was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Augusta, Pike County, Indiana.6 Her obituary read as follows:

      Evansville Courier & Press (IN) - Thursday, July 15, 1999
Deceased Name: Sylvia Slade
PRINCETON, Ind. -- Sylvia Jewell Slade, 93, died Wednesday, July 14, 1999, at Gibson General Hospital.

She and her late husband, James Elmer, owned and operated Slade's Grocery for 47 years.

She was the former president of Lowell & Gibson County PTA.

Surviving are two daughters, Karen Davis of Princeton and Patricia Shelton of Haubstadt; three sons, James E. Jr. of Seymour, Richard F. of Evansville and William G. of Princeton; a brother, Wilford Wilder of Eddyville, Ky; 13 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Colvin Funeral Home, with burial in Augusta Cemetery in Pike County.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Colvin Funeral Home.2

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1910Patoka Twp, Pike County, IndianaLevi E Wilder3
1940Patoka Twp., Gibson County, Indiana, living at 219 North EmbreeJames Elmer Slade7

Children of Sylvia Jewell Wilder and James Elmer Slade

Citations

  1. [S17] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, Sylvia J. Slade 1902-1999 Vanderburg Co, Indiana.
  2. [S8] Obituary, , Sylvia Jewell Slade, 93, published in the Evansville Courier & Press (IN) - Thursday, July 15, 1999.
  3. [S2678] 1910 US Census of Pike County, Indiana, ED 77, sh 11-A, lines 33-40, dwl 240, fam 247.
  4. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Levi Wilder, tombstone, IOOF Cemetery, Augusta, Pike Co, Indiana.
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/, Nancy Corn Wilder, jt tombstone, IOOF Cemetery, Augusta, Indiana.
  6. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/, Sylvia Jewell Wilder & J Elmer Slade, jt tombstone, IOOF Cemetery, Augusta, Indiana.
  7. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, dwl 389.
  8. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, fam 389.
  9. [S2936] Iniana Birth Certificates, 1907-1940, Ancestry.com, Patricia Ann Slade, Nov 17, 1936, Methodist Espiscapal Hospital, Princton, Indiana.
  10. [S2936] Iniana Birth Certificates, 1907-1940, Ancestry.com, William Gordon Slade, Jun 10, 1938, Methodist Espiscapal Hospital, Princton, Indiana.

James Elmer Slade Jr.1

(15 May 1925 - 17 April 2018)
     James Elmer Slade Jr. was born on May 15, 1925 in Oakland City, Gibson County, Indiana.1 He was the son of James Elmer Slade and Sylvia Jewell Wilder.2
     James married Marion Darlene Dearing on January 24, 1946 in Gibson County, Indiana.3,4 James died on April 17, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana, at age 92.5 He was buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Princeton, Gibson County, Indiana.5 His obituary read as follows:

      James E. Slade, Jr., 92, passed away April 17, 2018, at his home in Indianapolis. Jim and his wife Marion lived in Seymour, IN most of their married lives. He was born May 15, 1925, in Oakland City, IN.

During WWII Sgt. Slade was stationed in England and flew 35 missions over Germany as a waist gunner for the 8th Army Air Force. He served 11 months overseas, earning the E.T.O. Ribbon with five Battle Stars, Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Unit Citation and Good Conduct Medal. He completed 24 Combat Missions.

After returning home to Princeton, he married his high school sweetheart, Marion Darlene Dearing. The two had grown up together in Princeton schools, even attending the same church, St. Mark's Evangelical United Brethren Church.

While working for Capitol Finance in Princeton, Jim was transferred to Seymour, IN, in 1954. He and Marion lived there for 67 years and then retired from Home Federal Savings and Loan in 1988.

After retirement the two enjoyed traveling. They often went to see their only grandchild in Florida and also met annually with the military group until recent years. Jim was the last surviving member of his battalion.

Jim was an active member of Seymour Evangelical United Brethren Church, serving as Sunday School Superintendent and treasurer, and later at Freetown United Methodist Church. He was also active in the Lions Club, the Elks, Jaycees, the American Legion and the VFW.

Besides his wife, Marion, one daughter Jayne Slade-Dashiell and one granddaughter, Kristin Dashiell of Bangkok, Thailand, survive Jim. Other survivors include a daughter-in-law Kay Passailaigue, Charleston, SC; and four siblings: Richard, Cedar Park, TX; Patricia (Jerry) Frohbieter of Haubstadt, IN; William (Raquel), Princeton, IN; Karen (Boyd) Davis, Carmel, IN; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

His parents James E. Slade, Sr. in 1979 and Sylvia Slade in 1999; two children, Bruce in 1960 and Dennis in 2013; and son-in-law Vic Dashiell preceded him in death in 2017.

Funeral services will be at Voss & Sons Funeral Service in Seymour, IN (316 N. Chestnut St.) on Friday at 6 pm with the Rev. David Ison officiating. Visitation will be from 4 pm until time of service. Burial will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Princeton, IN at 3 pm Eastern or 2 pm Central time on Saturday with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Freetown United Methodist Church or Paradigm Hospice Foundation, 7520 E. 88th Place, Suite 101; Indianapolis, IN. 46256.6

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1940Patoka Twp., Gibson County, Indiana, living at 219 North EmbreeJames Elmer Slade7

Children of James Elmer Slade Jr. and Marion Darlene Dearing

Citations

  1. [S2936] Iniana Birth Certificates, 1907-1940, Ancestry.com, James Junior Slade, b May 15, 1925, Oakland City, Indiana.
  2. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, fam 389.
  3. [S8] Obituary, , James Dennis Slade, published in Charleston Post & Courier (SC) on June 12, 2012.
  4. [S1878] Newspaper Article:, , Slade 70th Anniversary article, published in The Seymour Tribune on Jan 20, 2016.
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, James E Slade, Jr, Maple Hill Cemetery, Princeton, Gibson Co, Indiana.
  6. [S8] Obituary, James E Slade, Jr, published in The Seymour Tribune on Jan 20, 2016 & www.vossfuneralservice.com.
  7. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, dwl 389.

Richard Frederick Slade1

(28 August 1931 - 24 May 2020)
     Richard Frederick Slade was born on August 28, 1931 in Ashley, Delaware County, Ohio.1 He was the son of James Elmer Slade and Sylvia Jewell Wilder.1
     Richard married Mary Ann Powell, daughter of Frank Powell and Anna Marie Rust, on February 18, 19552, the daughter of Frank and Anna Marie (Rust) Powell.2 Richard was widowed when his wife, Mary, died on August 30, 2013 at age 77.2 Richard died on May 24, 2020 in Cedar Park, Texas, at age 88.3 He was buried in St. Joseph Cemetery, Princeton, Gibson County, Indiana.3 His obituary read as follows:

      Richard Slade, age 88, formerly of Evansville, IN, passed away at 4:52 a.m. on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at Isle at Cedar Park in Cedar Park, TX. Richard was born August 28, 1931, in Ashley, Ohio, to James E. Slade and Sylvia J. Wilder. He graduated from Princeton High School in 1949 and from The University of Evansville with an MBA. Richard retired from American General Finance after 42 years in Administrative and Management. He served in the army during the Korean War. Richard is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mary Ann Slade; sons, Stephen R. Slade (Tacy), John F. Slade (Mary); sister, Patricia Ann Froehbeiter (Jerry); brothers, James E. Slade Jr. (Marion), Bill Slade (Raquel), Karen Davis (Boyd); and many loving grandchildren. Richard is preceded in death by his parents. Private Funeral Services will be held at 9:30 a.m., Monday, June 8, 2020, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue with Father Bernie Etienne officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Friends May Visit from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Sunday, May 7, 2020, with a Memorial Service starting at 6:00 p.m. Memorial Contributions may be made to: YMCA of Southern Indiana at 6846 Oak Grove Rd, Evansville, IN 47715. Arrangements are being handled by BOONE FUNERAL HOME EAST CHAPEL A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN. Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net.3

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1940Patoka Twp., Gibson County, Indiana, living at 219 North EmbreeJames Elmer Slade4

Children of Richard Frederick Slade and Mary Ann Powell

  • Stephen Richard Slade 2
  • John Franklin Slade 2

Citations

  1. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, fam 389.
  2. [S8] Obituary, , Mary Ann Slade, 77, Published in Courier Press (Evansville, IN) on Aug. 31, 2013.
  3. [S8] Obituary, Richard Slade 88, Published in Austin American-Statesman on Jun. 7, 2020.
  4. [S1678] 1940 US Census of Gibson County, Indiana, ED 26-15, sh 15-B, lines 57-62, dwl 389.

Gracie Pack1

(circa 1907 - )
     Gracie Pack was born circa 1907 in West Virginia.2 She was the daughter of George W. Pack and Bonnie [?].3,4
     Gracie married Isaac Slade, son of Joseph Birl Slade and Anna Pack, on December 25, 1924 in Wayne County, West Virginia.5

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Grant Magistrate District, Wayne County, West VirginiaIsaac Slade2

Children of Gracie Pack and Isaac Slade

  • Rufus Slade 6 b. November 19, 1925, d. October 3, 1926
  • Ruby Slade 2
  • Anna Mae Slade 1 b. February 7, 1931

Citations

  1. [S1762] West Virginia State Department of Health www.wvculture.org, Death Certificate #5031 Feb 7, 1931 for Anna Mae Slade, dau of Gracie Pack & Isaac Slade.
  2. [S735] 1930 US Census of Wayne County, West Virginia, ED 11, sh 6-B, line 100, hh 102, fam 110 & sh 7-A, lines 1 & 2.
  3. [S1763] West Virginia Division of Culture & History www.WVCulture.org, Wayne Co Marriage License & Minister's Return, Rufus Slade & Acquilla Williamson.
  4. [S1763] West Virginia Division of Culture & History, Wayne Co Marriage License & Minister's Return,.
  5. [S1763] West Virginia Division of Culture & History, Wayne Co Marriage License & Minister's Return, Gracie Pack & Isaac Slade.
  6. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Rufus Slade, Jones Cemetery, Kiahsville, Wayne Co, West Virginia.