Clara A. Preston1

(April 1863 - 29 February 1928)
     Clara A. Preston was born in April, 1863 in Port Deposit, Maryland.2,1 She was the daughter of Joseph B. Preston and Malessa Trump.1,3
     Clara married Benjamin M. Slade, son of Benjamin A. Slade and Catherine Boyle, circa 1888.2 Clara died on February 29, 1928 at age 64.1 She was buried in Fulton Street Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan.1,4,5

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1900Lowell, Kent County, MichiganBenjamin M. Slade2
1910Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, at 401 Lafayette StreetClara A. Preston3
1920Nelson Twp, Kent County, Michigan, Boarding in hh Fred & Nettie CooperClara A. Preston6

Child of Clara A. Preston and Benjamin M. Slade

  • Caroline Slade 2 b. June, 1894

Citations

  1. [S6397] Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952, FamilySearch.com, Clara A Slade, d Feb 29, 1928, d/o Malessa Trump & Joseph B Preston.
  2. [S6399] 1900 US Census of Kent County, Michigan, ED 95, sh 7-A, lines 43-45, dwl 174, fam 184.
  3. [S6400] 1910 US Census of Kent County, Michigan, ED 104, sh 17-B, lines 53-55, dwl 354, fam 397.
  4. [S8] Obituary, , Clara A Slade, published Mar 1, 1928 in the Grand Rapids Herald (MI).
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Clara Preston Slade, tombstone, Fulton Street Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Michigan.
  6. [S6401] 1920 US Census of Kent County, Michigan, ED 101, sh 8-B, line 62, dwl 200, fam 207.

Malessa Trump1,2

(circa 1836 - )
     Malessa Trump was born circa 1836 in Maryland.1
     Malessa married Joseph B. Preston.1

Child of Malessa Trump and Joseph B. Preston

Citations

  1. [S6400] 1910 US Census of Kent County, Michigan, ED 104, sh 17-B, lines 53-55, dwl 354, fam 397.
  2. [S6397] Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952, FamilySearch.com, Clara A Slade, d Feb 29, 1928, d/o Malessa Trump & Joseph B Preston.

Cloyd Jack Slade1

(27 December 1915 - August 1992)
     Cloyd Jack Slade was born on December 27, 1915 in Winsboro, Texas.1 He was the son of Dee Pender Slade and Carrie Della Hendricks.1 Cloyd Jack Slade enlisted on October 17, 1941 in Jacksonville Army Air Field, Florida, as a Warrant Officer.2 Cloyd died in August, 1992 at age 76.1 He was buried in Restland Cemetery, Waskom, Harrison County, Texas.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Harrison County, TexasDee Pender Slade3

Citations

  1. [S6] Social Security Applications & Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, Cloyd J Slade, 1915-1992, s/o D P Slade & Carrie Hendrix.
  2. [S67] United States World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Ancestry.com, Cloyd J Slade, b 1915, Texas.
  3. [S6406] 1930 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, ED 102-3, sh 7-A, lines 8-15, dwl 135, fam 135.

Howell D. Slade1

(circa 1913 - 1958)
     Howell D. Slade was born circa 1913 in Texas.1 He was the son of Dee Pender Slade and Carrie Della Hendricks.1
     Howell married Coy Juanita Harris.2 Howell died in 1958.2 He was buried in Clark Cemetery, Jenkins, Morris County, Texas.2

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Harrison County, TexasDee Pender Slade1

Child of Howell D. Slade and Coy Juanita Harris

  • Mickey Darrow Slade 3 b. November 6, 1945, d. November 7, 1945

Citations

  1. [S6406] 1930 US Census of Harrison County, Texas, ED 102-3, sh 7-A, lines 8-15, dwl 135, fam 135.
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Coy J & Howell D Slade, tombstone, Clark Cemetery, Jenkins, Texas.
  3. [S2481] Texas Birth Index 1903-1997 on FamilySearch.org, Mickey Darrow Slade, b Nov 6, 1945, s/o Coy Juanita Harris & Howell D Slade.

Coy Juanita Harris1,2

(circa 1914 - 1958)
     Coy Juanita Harris was born circa 1914 in Texas.1
     Coy married Howell D. Slade, son of Dee Pender Slade and Carrie Della Hendricks.1 Coy died in 1958.1 She was buried in Clark Cemetery, Jenkins, Morris County, Texas.1

Child of Coy Juanita Harris and Howell D. Slade

  • Mickey Darrow Slade 2 b. November 6, 1945, d. November 7, 1945

Citations

  1. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Coy J & Howell D Slade, tombstone, Clark Cemetery, Jenkins, Texas.
  2. [S2481] Texas Birth Index 1903-1997 on FamilySearch.org, Mickey Darrow Slade, b Nov 6, 1945, s/o Coy Juanita Harris & Howell D Slade.

Sandra K. Slade1

(2 April 1955 - 19 May 1973)
     Sandra K. Slade was born on April 2, 1955.1 She was the daughter of Charles Rew Slade and Katherine M Jordan.1 Sandra died on May 19, 1973 at age 18.1 She was buried in Restland Cemetery, Waskom, Harrison County, Texas.1

Citations

  1. [S19] Tombstone or grave marker inscription, Sandra K Slade, Restland Cemetery, Waskon, Harrison Co, Texas.

Charles Edward Slade1

(27 April 1981 - 21 July 2006)
     Charles Edward Slade was born on April 27, 1981 in Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana.1 He was the son of Charles Rew Slade Jr. and Tammy Philpot.1 Charles died on July 21, 2006 in Harrison County, Texas, at age 25.1 He was buried in Restland Cemetery, Waskom, Harrison County, Texas.1,2

Citations

  1. [S8] Obituary, , Charles Edward Slade published July 23, 2006 in Longview News-Journal [TX].
  2. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Charles Edward Slade, tombstone, Restland Cemetery, Waskon, Harrison Co, Texas.

Caleb Dalton1

(1912 - 1967)
     Caleb Dalton was born in 1912.1
     Caleb married Verna Opal Vaughn circa 1934.2 Caleb died in 1967 in Champaign County, Illinois.1 He was buried in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign, Champaign County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Caleb Dalton, Woodlawn Cemetery, Urbana, Illinois.
  2. [S8] Obituary, , Linda Dalton Goeggle, published in Naples Daily News on Dec. 16, 2015.

Edith Viola Blakeslee1

(14 March 1912 - 12 January 2000)
     Edith Viola Blakeslee was born on March 14, 1912 in Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa.2,3 She was the daughter of Paul Welshymer Blakeslee and Della W. Matheney.4 Her father was born in Iowa, her mother was born in Ilinois.4
     Edith married Harley Richard Slade, son of Melvin Slade and Betty [?], in 1929 in Champaign County, Illinois.1 Edith died on January 12, 2000 at age 87.3,5

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1915Keokuk, Lee County, IowaEdith Viola Blakeslee2
1920Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, at 2918 North Taylor StreetPaul Welshymer Blakeslee4
1930Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois, at 208 Main StreetHarley Richard Slade6
1940Urbana, Champaign County, IllinoisHarley Richard Slade7

Children of Edith Viola Blakeslee and Harley Richard Slade

Citations

  1. [S2071] Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934, FamilySearch.org, pg 197, Harley Richard Slade & Edith Viola Blakeslee, 1929, Champaign Co, Illinois.
  2. [S6411] 1915 Iowa State Census, census card, Viola Blakeslee, age 3.
  3. [S17] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, Viola E McGechie, b Mar 14, 1912, d Jan 12, 2000.
  4. [S6410] 1920 US Census of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, ED 1356, sh 17-B, lines 74-78, dwl 393, fam 400.
  5. [S8] Obituary, , Viola Edith McGechie, 87, published The News-Gazette (Champaign-Urbana, IL) - Thursday, January 13, 2000.
  6. [S6104] 1930 US Census of Champaign County, Illinois, ED 10-69, sh 19-A, lines 35-38, dwl 307, fam 383.
  7. [S6271] 1940 US Census of Champaign County, Illinois, ED 10-79, , sh 2-A, lines 19-24, fam 23.

Helen Elizabeth Slade1,2

(28 November 1929 - 16 October 2003)
     Helen Elizabeth Slade was born on November 28, 1929 in Champaign County, Illinois.3,4 She was the daughter of Harley Richard Slade and Edith Viola Blakeslee.1
     Helen married Robert E. Price in 1954.5 Helen died on October 16, 2003 at age 73.4

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1930Urbana, Champaign County, Illinois, at 208 Main StreetHarley Richard Slade3
1940Urbana, Champaign County, IllinoisHarley Richard Slade1

Citations

  1. [S6271] 1940 US Census of Champaign County, Illinois, ED 10-79, , sh 2-A, lines 19-24, fam 23.
  2. [S6] Social Security Applications & Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, Helen Elizabeth Slade, b Nov 28, 1929.
  3. [S6104] 1930 US Census of Champaign County, Illinois, ED 10-69, sh 19-A, lines 35-38, dwl 307, fam 383.
  4. [S17] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, E. Helen Powel, b Nov 28, 1929, d Oct 16, 2003.
  5. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Robert E Price, Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign, Illinois.

Robert E. Price1

(18 April 1930 - 8 February 2008)
     Robert E. Price was born on April 18, 1930.1
     Robert married Helen Elizabeth Slade, daughter of Harley Richard Slade and Edith Viola Blakeslee, in 1954.1 Robert died on February 8, 2008 at age 77.1 He was buried in Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign, Champaign County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S9] https://www.findagrave.com/,, Robert E Price, Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign, Illinois.

Paul Welshymer Blakeslee1

(19 November 1890 - )
     Paul Welshymer Blakeslee was born on November 19, 1890 in Montrose, Lee County, Iowa.1
     Paul married Della W. Matheney on November 11, 1911 in Lee County, Iowa.2 Paul Welshymer Blakeslee was registered for the draft on June 5, 1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.3
     Paul Welshymer Blakeslee registered for the draft for World War II in April 27, 1942, while living at Keokuk, Lee County, Iowa, Noted: he is blind in left eye.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1920Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, at 2918 North Taylor StreetPaul Welshymer Blakeslee4

Child of Paul Welshymer Blakeslee and Della W. Matheney

Citations

  1. [S14] World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, for men born aft Apr 28, 1877 or bef Feb 16, 1897, Ancestry.com, Paul Welshymer Blakeslee, b Nov 19, 1890, Montrose, Lee Co, Iowa.
  2. [S2938] Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1940, Ancestry.com, Paul W Blakeslee & Bella W Matheney, Nov 11, 1911, Lee Co, Iowa.
  3. [S13] WWI Civilian Draft Registration Card 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, Paul Welshymer Blakeslee, b Nov 19, 1890, Montrose, Iowa.
  4. [S6410] 1920 US Census of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, ED 1356, sh 17-B, lines 74-78, dwl 393, fam 400.