Edward Slade

24 September 1862–18 October 1864 (Age 2)
Upper Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Edward

When Edward Slade was born on 24 September 1862, in Upper Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Slade, was 37 and his mother, Amelia Lacey, was 34. He died on 18 October 1864, in Wyoming, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Green River, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States.

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William Slade
Amelia Lacey
Rhoda Slade
Amelia Eliza Slade
Martha Slade
William Alfred Slade
Edward Slade
Charles Slade

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Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
Age 1
The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

English (Somerset): from Middle English slade ‘valley, low-lying marshy ground’ (Old English slæd). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived in or by a valley or marsh, or habitational, for someone from any of several minor places so named: the placename Slade is especially common in Devon, where eighteen examples are known.

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

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Edward Slade

Edward was born at the turn of the century in Haselbury Plucknett Somerset, England. According to parish registers Edward was baptized June 15 1800 in Haslebury Plucknett Somerset England. His death …

Sources (2)

  • Edward Slade in entry for William Slade, "England, Somerset, Church Records, 1501-1999"
  • Edward Slade, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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