Thomas Jefferson Slade III1

b. 15 August 1919, d. 22 October 2009
     Thomas Jefferson Slade III was born on August 15, 1919 in Griffin, Spalding County, Georgia.1 He was the son of Thomas Jefferson Slade Jr. and Mary Ivor Garrick.1
     Thomas married Christina Ann Kearse, daughter of Hugh Thompson Kearse and Bessie Barrow Calhoun, on July 21, 1948 in Leesburg, Lee County, Georgia.1,2 After retirement, Jeff and Ann relocated Kathleen, Georgia. He died on October 22, 2009 at age 903 and was buried in Southview Cemetery, Thomaston, Upson County, GeorgiaG.3

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1920Griffin, Spalding County, GeorgiaThomas Jefferson Slade Jr.4
1930Upson County, GeorgiaThomas Jefferson Slade III5
1940Thomaston, Upson County, GeorgiaThomas Jefferson Slade III6

Child of Thomas Jefferson Slade III and Christina Ann Kearse

  • Christina Ann Slade 2


  1. [S366] Family Group Sheet prepared by Susanne Slade Mock 11 July 2003, , FGS for families of Thomas Jefferson Slade, Jr; James Milton Slade and Iva Susanne Slade.
  2. [S607] Family Group Sheets prepared by Christina Ann Slade George, Dec 2005.
  3. [S96] Obituary, Thomas Jefferson Slade, III, published in Macon GA Telegraph on Saturday, October 24, 2009.
  4. [S307] 1920 US Census of Spalding County, Georgia, ED 168, sheet 7-B, lines 77-79, hh 144, fam 169, 203 North 12th St.
  5. [S511] 1930 US Census of Upson County, Georgia, ED 7, hh 219, fam 231.
  6. [S919] 1940 US Census of Upson County, Georgia, ED 145-9, sh 9-A, lines 12-14, fam 149.