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Samuel Wade
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Birth: Apr. 18, 1806
Ipswich
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1885
Alton
Madison County
Illinois, USA

One of the first pioneers of Alton, Mr. Wade was considered to be one of the most important and influential citizens of his time. His ancestor, Johathan Wade, settled in Ipswich in 1632, having come that year, from Norfolk, England on a ship called "The Lion" Samuel came to Alton in 1831 and his wife followed in 1833. Formerly a builder and carpenter, Samuel served as mayor of Alton for four terms. He later established the Alton Bank with his brother. On November 10, 1830, He married Eunice Caldwell.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wade (1770 - 1835)
  Mercy Merryfield Wade (1772 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Eunice Caldwell Wade (1809 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Edward Pierson Wade (1833 - 1920)*
  Augusta Olivia Wade (1835 - 1836)*
  Albert Wade (1837 - 1911)*
  Harriett Augusta Wade Hatheway (1839 - 1908)*
  John Richards Wade (1841 - 1941)*
  Charles Wade (1844 - 1886)*
  Eunice Louisa Wade Drury (1850 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wade (1795 - 1871)*
  Susan Wade Lord (1798 - 1851)*
  Hannah Wade (1800 - 1870)*
  Samuel Wade (1806 - 1885)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alton Cemetery
Alton
Madison County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Mica Duncan
Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Oct 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22031656
Samuel Wade
Added by: Mica Duncan
 
Samuel Wade
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Samuel Wade
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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 Added: Jul. 1, 2016
 
 
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