Samuel Vernon Wade

1 May 1901–6 November 1977 (Age 76)
Fiskburg, Kenton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Samuel Vernon

When Samuel Vernon Wade was born on 1 May 1901, in Fiskburg, Kenton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Samuel Wyatt Wade, was 54 and his mother, Julia Evalina Durr, was 33. He married Christine S. Sandlin before about 1926. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kenton, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died on 6 November 1977, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Vernon Wade
Christine S. Sandlin
Marriage: before about 1926
Robert Vernon Wade
Robert Wade
Henry W. Wade
James H. Wade
Edgar Sandlin Wade
Nola Ann Wade

Spouse and Children

before about 1926


    Robert Vernon Wade


    Robert Wade


    Henry W. Wade


    James H. Wade


    Edgar Sandlin Wade


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Wyatt Wade





World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The Black Patch War

Age 3

From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Samaul V Wade, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Samuel B Wade in household of Julia E Wade, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Samuel V Wade, "United States Census, 1930"

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