Benjamin Cooper WADE

Benjamin Cooper WADE

Male 1894 - 1974  (80 years)

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  • Name Benjamin Cooper WADE 
    Born 13 Aug 1894  Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Oct 1974  Daviess County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried New Trinity Springs Cemetery, Trinity Springs, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Obituary:
      Benjamin C. Wade, 80, 404 1/2 W. Elnora St., Odon, died at 6:15 a.m. Oct. 20 at his home. He had been in failing health the past few years.

      Born August 13, 1894 in Martin County, to George W. and Celia (Smith) Wade, he was married to Effie P. Davis November 8, 1918. Mr. Wade was a retired Crane employee and was a member of the Odon Christian Church.

      Surviving besides his widow are three daughters, Mrs. Marie Andis, Montgomery; Mrs. Betty Ferguson, Odon; Mrs. Joan Endris, Bedford; five sons, James F. and William Wade, Odon; George H. Wade, Shoals; Paul Wade, Loogootee; John Wade, Elnora; 34 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildrend. He was preceded in death by two sons, one daughter, two grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

      Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Poindexter & Son Funeral Home, Odon. The Rev. Thomas Haney officiated and was assisted by Brother Kenneth Hudson. Interment was made in Trinity Springs Cemetery, Shoals.
    Person ID I147  My Family Tree | Wade Side
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2009 

    Father George Washington WADE, Senior,   b. 17 Feb 1844, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1909, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Celia Rosalet SMITH,   b. 20 Dec 1850,   d. 24 Feb 1920, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1869  Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet

    Family Effie Pearl DAVIS,   b. 28 Aug 1901, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1983, Daviess County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1919 
    Children 
    +1. James Floyd "Floyd" WADE,   b. 5 Sep 1920, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 2001, Lawrence County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. George Henry WADE,   b. 20 Aug 1922, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 2007, Bedford, Lawrence County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Charles Gordon WADE,   b. 14 Sep 1924, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1926, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Dorothy Pearl WADE,   b. 3 Oct 1926, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1928, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     5. M.M. WADE
     6. Bennie D. WADE,   b. 13 Jun 1931, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1933, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +7. B.M. WADE
    +8. W.D.". WADE
    +9. P.J.". WADE
    +10. Paul Eugene WADE,   b. 13 Jan 1941, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +11. John E. WADE,   b. 24 Feb 1945, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 2003, Bedford, Lawrence County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2005 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1894 - Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Oct 1974 - Daviess County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Trinity Springs Cemetery, Trinity Springs, Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Wades and Freemans
    Wades and Freemans
    From Left to Right: Ben Wade, Francis Marion Freeman, George Wade, Cynthia Margaret Freeman, Celia Smith Wade, Tabitha Barr Freeman, Oma Wade Strange, Bill Strange, and little Thomas George
    Ben Wade
    Ben Wade
    Son of George W. and Celia Wade, born in 1894 in Martin County, Indiana

    Headstones
    Ben and Effie Wade
    Ben and Effie Wade
    George W. Wade's brother

    Scrapbook Pages
    Deep Cut Road and Family
    Deep Cut Road and Family
    Maggie Freeman, George Wade, Henry Wade, Oma Wade George, Jeff Strange, Ben, and little Thomas George in front. Page says about 1914, but I got thinking later that it had to be around 1917 as little Tommy George looks around 3 or 4 years old, and he was born in 1913.
    Five Grandparents
    Five Grandparents