Joseph Redden Taylor Bassett Jr.1

(1915 - 21 April 1977)
     Joseph Redden Taylor Bassett Jr. was born in 1915 in Potter County, Texas.1 He was the son of Joseph Redden Taylor Bassett and Mary Vashti Slade.1
     Joseph married Mary Lynn Boyce circa 1935.2 Joseph died on April 21, 1977 in Texas.3

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1920Amarillo, Potter County, TexasJoseph Redden Taylor Bassett1
1930Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, at 1115 Harrison StreetMary Vashti Slade4

Children of Joseph Redden Taylor Bassett Jr. and Mary Lynn Boyce

  • Joseph Redmund Taylor Bassett III 5
  • Lynn Boyce Bassett 2 b. December 4, 1939
  • Tommy Vandale Bassett 6

Citations

  1. [S7170] 1920 US Census of Potter Co, Texas, ED 204, sheet 30A, line 17, hh 616, fam 698.
  2. [S7598] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 on FamilySearch.com, Lynn Boyce Bassett.
  3. [S17] Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com.
  4. [S7597] 1930 US Census of Potter County, Texas, ED 188-10, sheet 4-B, lines 84-92, hh 51, fam 101.
  5. [S7598] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 on FamilySearch.com, Joseph Redmund Taylor Bassett.
  6. [S7598] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 on FamilySearch.com, Tommy Vandale Bassett.

William Jethro Slade1

(5 January 1823 - 12 August 1863)
     William Jethro Slade was born on January 5, 1823 in Jones County, Georgia.2,3 He was the son of Harris Slade and Elizabeth A. Davis.1,3
     William married Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell, daughter of Benjamin C Mitchell and Mildred Hatcher, on June 18, 1842 in Talbot County, Georgia.4,5 During the period 1842-1848, he was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Talbot County, Georgia.6 William died on August 12, 1863 in Randolph County, Georgia, at age 40.4,3

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Talbot County, GeorgiaMildred Hatcher7
1860Cuthbert, Randolph County, GeorgiaWilliam Jethro Slade8

Children of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell

Citations

  1. [S7310] Descendancy Chart of Wm Jethro Slade prepared by Robert Hatcher e-mail address, February 24, 2005.
  2. [S7310] Descendancy Chart of Wm Jethro Slade by Robert Hatcher.
  3. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  4. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  5. [S7680] Talbot County, Georgia Marriage Records, FamilySearch.org, Marriage Book A, 1828-1844, page 182.
  6. [S7524] Antioch Baptist Church, Talbot County, GA membership roll,.
  7. [S7314] 1850 US Census of Talbot County, Georgia, page 589 [295], line 7, hh 1115, fam 1115.
  8. [S7312] 1860 US Census of Randolph County, Georgia, Page 118, line 14, hh 811, fam 811.
  9. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, original in possession of Robert E Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  10. [S7800] Digital Copy of Death Certificates on FamilySearch, Terrell Co, Georgia # 25306, John Henry Slade.

Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell1

(7 March 1828 - 26 April 1900)
     Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell was born on March 7, 1828 in Wilkinson County, Georgia.1,2 She was the daughter of Benjamin C Mitchell and Mildred Hatcher.3,4
     Martha married William Jethro Slade, son of Harris Slade and Elizabeth A. Davis, on June 18, 1842 in Talbot County, Georgia.1,5 During the period 1842-1848, she was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Talbot County, Georgia.6 Martha was widowed when her husband, William, died on August 12, 1863 in Randolph County, Georgia, at age 40.1,2
     Martha married Isaac Colson on February 26, 1865 in Calhoun County, Georgia.1 Martha died on April 26, 1900 in Georgia at age 72.1 She was buried in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Edison, Calhoun County, Georgia.7

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Talbot County, GeorgiaMildred Hatcher4
1860Cuthbert, Randolph County, GeorgiaWilliam Jethro Slade8
1870Morgan, Calhoun County, GeorgiaIsaac Colson9
1880Calhoun County, GeorgiaIsaac Colson

Children of Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell and William Jethro Slade

Children of Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell and Isaac Colson

  • Dora D. Colson 12 b. 1866
  • Robert I. Colson 12 b. 1868
  • Buelah Colson 12 b. 1870

Citations

  1. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  2. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  3. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher.
  4. [S7314] 1850 US Census of Talbot County, Georgia, page 589 [295], line 7, hh 1115, fam 1115.
  5. [S7680] Talbot County, Georgia Marriage Records, FamilySearch.org, Marriage Book A, 1828-1844, page 182.
  6. [S7524] Antioch Baptist Church, Talbot County, GA membership roll,.
  7. [S7328] Research by Nancy Dindo Slade.
  8. [S7312] 1860 US Census of Randolph County, Georgia, Page 118, line 14, hh 811, fam 811.
  9. [S7315] 1870 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, page 128, line 34, hh 1186, fam 1147, Isaac Colton household.
  10. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, original in possession of Robert E Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  11. [S7800] Digital Copy of Death Certificates on FamilySearch, Terrell Co, Georgia # 25306, John Henry Slade.
  12. [S7315] 1870 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, page 128, line 34, hh 1186, fam 1147.

James Jackson Slade1

(5 September 1845 - 1 July 1849)
     James Jackson Slade was born on September 5, 1845 in Talbot County, Georgia.1,2 He was the son of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell1 and died on July 1, 1849 at age 3.2

Citations

  1. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, original in possession of Robert E Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  2. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.

William Joshua Hatcher Slade1

(25 September 1847 - 15 August 1891)
     William Joshua Hatcher Slade was born on September 25, 1847 in Talbot County, Georgia.1,2 He was the son of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell.1 William Joshua Hatcher Slade On October 1, 1864, while living in Randolph County, he enlisted as a Private in G Company, 55th Georgia Infantry.3
     William married Mary M. Plowden, daughter of E. R. Plowden, on November 26, 1868.2 William died on August 15, 1891 in Dawson, Terrell County, Georgia, at age 43.4 He was buried in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Edison, Calhoun County, Georgia.5,4

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Talbot County, GeorgiaMildred Hatcher6
1860Cuthbert, Randolph County, GeorgiaWilliam Jethro Slade7
1880574th Dist GA Militia, Calhoun County, GeorgiaWilliam Joshua Hatcher Slade8

Children of William Joshua Hatcher Slade and Mary M. Plowden

Citations

  1. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, original in possession of Robert E Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  2. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  3. [S7595] Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865, FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S19] Tombstone or grave marker inscription, Salem Baptist Church, Calhoun County, Georgia.
  5. [S7328] Research by Nancy Dindo Slade, Family information sheets 4 Apr 2005.
  6. [S7314] 1850 US Census of Talbot County, Georgia, page 589 [295], line 7, hh 1115, fam 1115.
  7. [S7312] 1860 US Census of Randolph County, Georgia, Page 118, line 14, hh 811, fam 811.
  8. [S7316] 1880 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, ED 8, page 48, line 31, hh 469, fam 471.
  9. [S7321] 1900 US Census of Terrell County, Georgia, ED 83, page 14-B, line 71, hh 287, fam 296.

Isabella Slade1

(14 March 1850 - August 1851)
     Isabella Slade was born on March 14, 1850 in Talbot County, Georgia.2,1,3 She was the daughter of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell.1 Isabella Slade name was recorded as Pussy in the 1830 Slade family bible.1 She was recorded as Pusy in th 1884 John Henry Slade bible.4 Isabella died in August, 1851 in Georgia at age 1.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1850Talbot County, GeorgiaMildred Hatcher3

Citations

  1. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  2. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  3. [S7314] 1850 US Census of Talbot County, Georgia, page 589 [295], line 7, hh 1115, fam 1115.
  4. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher.

Mary Ann Davis Slade1

(6 January 1862 - 16 March 1927)
     Mary Ann Davis Slade was born on January 6, 1862 in Randolph County, Georgia.1 She was the daughter of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell.1 Mary Ann Davis Slade went by Mollie.2
     Mary married John Henderson Turner, son of Joseph Benjamin Turner and Sophia Jane Bass, on December 21, 1879 in Edison, Calhoun County, Georgia.2 They went to Texas in a covered wagon and lived there for several years. Three of their children were born in Texas and died there due to dipheria. The returned to Georgia and re-settled in Calhoun County where they farmed.2 Mary Ann Davis Slade was buried in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Edison, Calhoun County, Georgia.3 Mary died on March 16, 1927 in Riverside Hospital, Decatur County, Georgia, at age 65.1,4

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1870Morgan, Calhoun County, GeorgiaIsaac Colson5

Children of Mary Ann Davis Slade and John Henderson Turner

  • Mattie Jane Turner 2 b. October 27, 1881, d. December 19, 1884
  • Jethro Turner 2 b. November 11, 1883, d. September 10, 1888
  • Cleone Turner 2 b. August 8, 1885, d. September 11, 1888
  • John Edd Turner 2 b. March 13, 1891, d. October, 1983
  • Ethel Turner 2 b. July 10, 1892, d. October 29, 1916
  • Cleive Osmond Turner 2 b. February 1, 1894
  • Simon Avid Turner 2 b. September 17, 1895, d. March, 1982
  • William Leo Turner 2 b. December 5, 1897, d. April 27, 1968
  • Lula Ruth Turner 2 b. March 3, 1902

Citations

  1. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  2. [S7518] Arthur Clinton Coleman, The Colemanac, 1750-1976: the lineage of five Georgia Coleman familiesJacksonville, FL: Lee Printing, Inc, 1976).
  3. [S19] Tombstone or grave marker inscription, Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Calhoun Co, GA.
  4. [S5437] Georgia Archives Virtual Vault http://vault.georgiaarchives.org/cdm/, Mary Davis Turner - Death Certificate, Vital Records, Public Health.
  5. [S7315] 1870 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, page 128, line 34, hh 1186, fam 1147, Isaac Colton household.

Elizabeth Mildred Slade1

(20 January 1852 - 31 July 1864)
     Elizabeth Mildred Slade was born on January 20, 1852 in Randolph County, Georgia, bible has Elizabeth Mildred.2,1 She was the daughter of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell.1 Elizabeth died on July 31, 1864 in Georgia at age 12.1

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Cuthbert, Randolph County, GeorgiaWilliam Jethro Slade3

Citations

  1. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  2. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  3. [S7312] 1860 US Census of Randolph County, Georgia, Page 118, line 14, hh 811, fam 811.

Hezikiah Polhill Slade1

(25 June 1854 - 2 March 1895)
     Hezikiah Polhill Slade was commonly known as Paul Hill Slade. He was born on June 25, 1854 in Randolph County, Georgia.2,1 He was the son of William Jethro Slade and Martha Ann Franklin Mitchell.1
     Hezikiah married [?] Bastain circa 1876 in Morgan, Calhoun, Georgia, USA.3,4
     Hezikiah married Isadora "Dora" Shute, daughter of Giles Shute and Mary Ann "Polly" [?], circa 1879.5 Hezikiah died on March 2, 1895 in Dawson, Terrell County, Georgia, at age 40 A notice in the Atlanta Constitution, datelined Dawson, March 2, 1895, read as follows:
Paul Hill Slade, while standing between his two brothers, was shot and instantly killed here today by Charley Allen. The whole affair was done so rapidly that despite the crowds on the streets and the nearness of Slade's two brothers, the shooting could not be prevented.
[The two brothers were later identified by this researcher as Deputy Sheriff John Henry Slade and Thomas Jefferson Slade]6 The March 6 edition of the Dawson News (GA) gave a more detailed story of this event. click PDF icon to read.7

     A news article published in the Columbus Daily Enquirer on June 6, 1895 stated as follows: "Charles S. Allen who slew Paul Hill Slade on the streets of Dawson on the second day of March last, has been tried and convicted of murder and sentenced to the penitentiary for life."8 He was buried in Salem Baptist Church Cemetery, Edison, Calhoun County, Georgia.

Census, Tax, Voter Records, & City Directories

YearLocationHead of Household
1860Cuthbert, Randolph County, GeorgiaWilliam Jethro Slade9
1870Morgan, Calhoun County, GeorgiaIsaac Colson10
1880Calhoun County, GeorgiaHezikiah Polhill Slade11

Child of Hezikiah Polhill Slade and [?] Bastain

Children of Hezikiah Polhill Slade and Isadora "Dora" Shute

Citations

  1. [S7313] Harris Slade Family Bible publ 1830 by H & E Phinney, Cooperstown, New York, currently in possession of Mr & Mrs Harvey E. Slade, Jr of Ringgold, GA.
  2. [S7311] 1884 Bible of John Henry Slade, images of pages obtained from Robert Hatcher, image copy in possesion of James L. Slade 24 Feb 2005.
  3. [S8] Obituary, , The Journal Dawson, Terrel Co., Georgia, March 20, 1879, under Calhoun Locals.
  4. [S2469] Death Certificate , 1957 Austin, Travis, Texas - Death Certificate of Clifford A. Slade, listing father as Paul H. Slade and mother as __ Bastian.
  5. [S7316] 1880 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, LDS-FHL film 1254136, page 393 D.
  6. [S5733] Atlanta Constitution Newspaper [Georgia], , (1881-2001) publ Mar 3, 1895, Historic Newspapers on line.
  7. [S7647] The Dawson News, Dawson, Georgia newspaper, , Wednesday, March 6, 1895 - Killed On The Street Charles Allen Shoots Paul Hill Slade.
  8. [S7646] Columbus Daily Enquirer newspaper, Columbus, Georgia, , June 6, 1895, in the Through Georgia column.
  9. [S7312] 1860 US Census of Randolph County, Georgia, Page 118, line 14, hh 811, fam 811.
  10. [S7315] 1870 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, page 128, line 34, hh 1186, fam 1147, Isaac Colton household.
  11. [S7316] 1880 US Census of Calhoun County, Georgia, ED 8, page 48, line 43, hh 471, fam 473.
  12. [S7321] 1900 US Census of Terrell County, Georgia, ED 83, page 16, line 31, hh 325, fam 336.
  13. [S6] Social Security Applications & Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, Mrs. Jeanette Slade Mills, b Dec 6, 1894, Paris, Texas, d/o Dora & Paul H Slade.