Meredith "Merida" WADE

Male 1785 - 1866  (80 years)


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  • Name Meredith "Merida" WADE 
    Nickname Merida 
    Born 2 Apr 1785  North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Mar 1866  Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mount Tabor Cemetery, Salem, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1820 US Census living in Vernon Twp, Washington County, Indiana:
      1 male 45 & over; 1 male 26-44; 1 male under 10, 2 females 45 and over; 1 female 26-44; 1 female 10-15; 3 females under 10. Who are the older people living with Merida? Brother James is also listed in same township/county in 1820 census. Merida would have been 35 and Pherobe was 31.

      In 1850 living in Vernon, Washington Co., Indiana with wife Ferribee and son Jefferson and unknown persons, Sarah J. Gubboard (age 12), John M. Gubboard (age 5), and Susan Smith (age 17).
    Person ID I2454  My Family Tree | Wade Side
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2009 

    Father John William WAID,   b. 1755, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah KENNERLY,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1775  South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F841  Group Sheet

    Family Ferrabee COOPER,   b. 7 Jul 1789, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1873, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1809  Montgomery County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Mary "Polly" WADE,   b. 16 May 1810, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1886, Clay County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Lucinda WADE,   b. 11 Feb 1812, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1858, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +3. Sarah "Sally" J. WADE,   b. 4 Oct 1814, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1898, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +4. Rebecca WADE,   b. 24 Oct 1814, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1894, Montevallo, Vernon County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +5. John William WADE,   b. 23 Feb 1817, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1898, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +6. Matilda WADE,   b. 28 Jun 1822, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1868, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +7. Elijah Brown WADE,   b. 22 Feb 1824, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1864, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     8. Benjamin H. WADE,   b. 7 Feb 1826, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1830  (Age 3 years)
     9. Meredith "Merida" WADE, Jr.,   b. 6 May 1830, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1858, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    +10. Thomas Jefferson WADE,   b. 12 Oct 1831, Washington County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2008 
    Family ID F836  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Apr 1785 - North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Dec 1809 - Montgomery County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Mar 1866 - Washington County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Tabor Cemetery, Salem, Washington County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Land Patent Map for Washington County, Indiana
Page 142.
    Land Patent Map for Washington County, Indiana Page 142.
    Merrida Wade was the first land-owner (1837) listed in the publication Family Maps of Washington County, Indiana. Nearby are several families who married Wade children including: Hockman, Gabbert, and Chastain. Other familiar names are Elliott, Stephenson, DePauw, Collier, Britain, and Hungate.
    Land Patent Map/Road Map for Washington County, Indiana, Page 144
    Land Patent Map/Road Map for Washington County, Indiana, Page 144
    It looks like the Merrida Wade farm may have been near Shanks Road as it is the only road between Mount Tabor Road and Bee Line Road. (See page 142 of the Land Patent Map to see relationship of patents to current roads).