Henry Harris Wade

26 July 1902–1 December 1995 (Age 93)
Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Henry Harris

When Henry Harris Wade was born on 26 July 1902, in Oklahoma, United States, his father, Oliver Coe Wade, was 47 and his mother, Ruth Hadassie "Dessie" Estes, was 24. He married Mabel Viola Dopking on 26 July 1925, in Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Picher, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 1 December 1995, in Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Miami, Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States.

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Henry Harris Wade
Mabel Viola Dopking
Marriage: 26 July 1925
Lucille Elnora Wade
Patricia Lou Wade
Vivian Joan Wade

Spouse and Children


    Mabel Viola Dopking


26 July 1925
Ottawa, Oklahoma, United States


    Lucille Elnora Wade


    Patricia Lou Wade


    Vivian Joan Wade


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 5

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Wade, Old English Wada, from wadan ‘to go’. (Wada was the name of a legendary sea-giant.)2 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a ford, Old English (ge)wæd (of cognate origin to 1), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Wade in Suffolk.3 Dutch and North German: occupational name or nickname from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German wade ‘garment’, ‘large net’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry H Wade in household of Cassie Wade, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry Wade, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry Wade, "United States Census, 1930"

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