Hezekiah Slade

b. 14 April 1804, d. 1863
     Hezekiah Slade was born on April 14, 1804 in Big Pee Dee River, Cheraw District, South Carolina.1 He was the son of Samuel Slade and Elizabeth Matilda Irby.
     Hezekiah married Helena Victoria Taylor on February 13, 1829 in Marion County, Mississippi.2 Hezekiah Slade died in 1863 and was buried in Hezekiah Slade Cemetery, off Ed Reid Road on Rock Hill Hunting Club land, Pearl River County, Mississippi.3

Six of the sons of Hezekiah Slade fought for the Confederacy during the Civil War.

Census Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1850Marion County, MississippiHezekiah Slade4
1860Columbia, Marion County, MississippiHezekiah Slade5

Children of Hezekiah Slade and Helena Victoria Taylor

Citations

  1. [S319] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina and His Descendants Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1975), pgs 2 & 5.
  2. [S319] Leonard L. Slade Sr, Samuel Slade of Cheraw District, South Carolina, page 5.
  3. [S295] Find a Grave website, Hezekiah Slade 1804-1863, Hezekiah Slade Cemetery, Pearl River Co, Mississippi.
  4. [S342] 1850 US Census of Marion County, Mississippi, pg 367 [184], lines 20-30, dwl 34, fam 34.
  5. [S333] 1860 US Census of Marion County, Mississippi, page ?, lines 39-45, hh 323, fam 323.