When Hampton Boone Wade was born on 20 May 1850, in Cass, Missouri, United States, his father, Squire Hamilton Wade, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Murray, was 35. He married Mary Elizabeth Reed on 26 October 1871, in Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States in 1910 and Antonito, Conejos, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 3 June 1929, in Peyton, El Paso, Colorado, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Peyton, El Paso, Colorado, United States.
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 .