Ben Turner Slade

b. 20 July 1882, d. 27 August 1960
     Ben Turner Slade was born on July 20, 1882 in Pike County, Georgia.1 He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Slade and Nancy J Storey.
     Ben married Nell Louisa Barrett, daughter of William Jethro Barrett and Caroline Carter, on February 6, 1902 in Meriwether County, Georgia.2,3 Living next to Joseph Wesley Slade in 1910 census.4 He was registered for the military draft in World War I on September 12, 1918 in Knoxville, Crawford County, Georgia.5 He was manager of a lumber mill. He died on August 27, 1960 in Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama, at age 78.1,6 He was buried in Fincher Memorial Cemetery, Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaG.7

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1900Eppinger District, Pike County, GeorgiaNancy J Storey8
1910Washington Street, Talbotton, Talbot County, GeorgiaBen Turner Slade4
1920Roberta, Crawford County, GeorgiaBen Turner Slade9
1930Eufaula, Barbour County, Alabama, at 525 Eufaula StreetBen Turner Slade10
1940Liberty County, GeorgiaBen Turner Slade11

Children of Ben Turner Slade and Nell Louisa Barrett


  1. [S76] Family Group Sheets, letters and personal knowledge from Edward Andrew Slade, Eufaula, Alabama.,.
  2. [S336] Edward Andrew Slade compiled Family Group Sheets & letters,.
  3. [S894] Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967 on FamilySearch, , Ben Slade and Nellie Barrett, 06 Feb 1902.
  4. [S306] 1910 US Census of Talbot County, Georgia, ED 121, p 4B, line 73, hh 88, fam 91.
  5. [S862] WW1 Civilian Draft Registration Cards, Ben Turner Slade b 20 July 1882.
  6. [S833] Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974 on, , Ben Turner Slade, Aug 27, 1960.
  7. [S57] Fincher Cemetery Tombstone Pike Co, GA verified 3 May 1969 by Jack Morgan,.
  8. [S191] 1900 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, Eplinger District, ED 86, sheet 6-B, line 56-62, hh 107, fam 108.
  9. [S585] 1920 US Census of Crawford County, Georgia, ED 79, sheet 4-B, lines 85-93, hh 98, fam 99.
  10. [S485] 1930 US Census of Barbour County, Alabama, ED 3-6, page 8-B, hh 192, fam 216, also see page 9-B, lines 77 & 78.
  11. [S899] 1940 US Census of Liberty County, Georgia, ED 89-4, sh 5-B, lines 62-66, fam 100.