Clara Slade

b. 1877
     Clara Slade was born in 1877 in Spalding County, Georgia.1,2 She was the daughter of William Harrison Slade and Prudence Emily Brooks.
     Clara married William Patrick Burke, son of John Thomas Burk and Mary E. Maddox, on December 23, 1894.3 She was living in December, 1930 in Forsyth, Monroe County, Georgia; at the time of her sister's death.4 They had eleven children.

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1880Atkins District 1066, Spalding County, GeorgiaWilliam Harrison Slade5

Child of Clara Slade and William Patrick Burke

  • Ray Emmet Burk 6 b. November 12, 1909, d. November 20, 1924


  1. [S47] Family Group Sheets 1989 by Margaret Mitchell Morgan (Mrs Fred), 731 Lokchapee Dr, Macon, GA 31210 tele 912-477-3095,.
  2. [S383] 1880 US Census of Spalding County, Georgia, District 1066, page 303C.
  3. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.
  4. [S96] Obituary, Mrs. J. D. Gardner published Albany, GA, Dec 10, 1930.
  5. [S383] 1880 US Census of Spalding County, Georgia, ED 116, page 15, lines 35-42, hh 129, fam 137.
  6. [S684] Geogia Archives Virtual Vault, , Ray Emmet Burke - Death Certificates, Vital Records, Public Health, RG 26-5-95.