Robert Lamar Wade

9 January 1827–11 October 1899 (Age 72)
Aiken, Aiken, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Lamar

When Robert Lamar Wade was born on 9 January 1827, in Aiken, Aiken, South Carolina, United States, his father, William Drayton Wade, was 27 and his mother, Temperance Elizabeth Cushman, was 22. He married Elizabeth Woodward after 23 September 1850, in Barnwell, Barnwell, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Barnwell, South Carolina, United States in 1860 and South Carolina, United States in 1870. He died on 11 October 1899, in Williston, Barnwell, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lamar Wade
1827–1899
Elizabeth Woodward
1830–1896
Marriage: after 23 September 1850
Robert W. Wade
1850–1918
Michael Wade
1866–
Edward Wade
1868–
Preston Brook Wade
1854–1926
Julia Letitia Wade
1855–1929
William Drayton Wade
1857–1933
Charles Lamar Wade
1859–1931
Mary Wade
1860–1870
Sarah Emma Wade
1861–1896
Alfred M Wade
1863–
Evilene Wade
1865–
Joseph B Wade
1868–1937
Jasie Wade
1868–
Samuel Michael "Mike" Wade
1870–1957
Ida Wade
1870–
Mary Wade
1872–
Arley E Wade
1874–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    after 23 September 1850Barnwell, Barnwell, South Carolina, United States
  • Children

    (17)

    +12 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed
    Age 2
    In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1846
    Age 19
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Wade (Old English Wada or, via Norman French, from ancient Germanic Wado, of unclear origin but possibly related to Old English wadan ‘to go’).English: topographic name from Middle English wade ‘ford’ (Old English (ge)wæd ‘ford, especially a tidal crossing’) for someone who lived by a ford, or a habitational name from a place so called, such as Wade Hall in North Cove (Suffolk).Irish: shortened and altered from Mac Uaid, see McQuaid .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Wadeson
    Wass
    Waide
    Waddy
    McQuaid
    Waithe

    Sources (11)

    • R L Wade, "United States Census, 1860"
    • R.l. Wadl in entry for Robert W. Wadl, "South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965"
    • Robert L Wade, "United States Census, 1870"

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