Charles Simon Slade

b. 27 June 1883, d. 12 February 1968
     Charles Simon Slade was known as Charlie.1 He was born on June 27, 1883 in Pike County, Georgia.2 He was the son of Samuel Simon Slade and Martha Ann Storey.
     Charles married Ophelia Selena Adams, daughter of Ruben Jackson Adams and Alice Eugenia Ann Caroline Lifsey, on December 14, 1904 in Georgia.3 He was registered for the military draft in World War I on September 12, 1918 in Zebulon, Pike County, Georgia, At age 35, Charlie was medium heighth and build with light brown eyes and black hair. He was the State Cattle Inspector.2 He died on February 12, 1968 at age 844 and was buried in Fincher Memorial Cemetery, Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaG.5

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1900Eppinger District, Pike County, GeorgiaSamuel Simon Slade6
1910Pike County, GeorgiaCharles Simon Slade7
1920Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaCharles Simon Slade8
1930Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaCharles Simon Slade9
1940Meansville, Pike County, GeorgiaCharles Simon Slade10

Children of Charles Simon Slade and Ophelia Selena Adams


  1. [S335] Barbara Slade Dayhuff research and personal knowledge, January 21, 2003.
  2. [S862] WW1 Civilian Draft Registration Cards, Charlie Simon Slade.
  3. [S132] County Clerk, Marriage records of Pike Co, GA , 1883-1890, p 133, marriage book C, page 165.
  4. [S52] Personal recollections of Martha Jean McGahee, granddaughter of Samuel Simon Slade, from oral interview with Jack Morgan.
  5. [S57] Fincher Cemetery Tombstone Pike Co, GA verified 3 May 1969 by Jack Morgan,.
  6. [S191] 1900 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 86; sheet 3, hh 48, fam 49, line 39.
  7. [S305] 1910 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, 1910 Soundex Pike Co, ED 112, p 6.
  8. [S286] 1920 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 161, sh 14 B, hh 219, fam 223.
  9. [S311] 1930 US Census of Georgia, Pike County, ED 116-6, page 1B, line 85, hh 24, fam 31.
  10. [S945] 1940 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, ED 114-6, sh 1-B, lines 58-59, fam 21.
  11. [S282] Information sent from Larry Baker <e-mail address>, 28 Aug 2000, email Sep 2000.