Mary Lena Slade

b. 10 August 1873, d. 1 August 1959
     Mary Lena Slade was born on August 10, 1873 in Pike County, Georgia.1,2 She was the daughter of James Madison Slade and Pelatiah Winifred Vaughn.
     Mary married Pickney M Sullivan on November 30, 1893 in Zebulon, Pike County, Georgia, The Pike County Journal Zebulon, Pike Co., Friday, November 24, 1893
‘Round About Short Items for Home Folks Especially To Be Married
One of the happiest social events of the season will be the marriage of Mr. P.M. Sullivan to Miss Lena Slade on the 30th inst. Mr. Sullivan is a young business man of this place of sterling worth and integrity. He is rapidly rising in the business world and has before him an exceptionally bright future.
The bride-elect is a most charming young lady possessing both beauty and the sweet graces that so well adorn higher womanhood. A few of the special friends of the contracting parties have received the following card: Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Slade request your presence at the marriage of their daughter Lena to Mr. P.M. Sullivan Thursday evening November thirtieth at four o’clock At Home Zebulon, Georgia Eighteen hundred and ninety three.3
She died on August 1, 1959 at age 85.1 She was buried in East View Cemetery, Zebulon, Pike County, GeorgiaG.1

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1880District 592, Pike County, GeorgiaJames Madison Slade2

Child of Mary Lena Slade and Pickney M Sullivan


  1. [S272] East View Cemetery Records online USGenWeb Pike Co, GA,.
  2. [S190] 1880 US Census Pike County, Georgia, p 74B.
  3. [S368] The Pike County Journal Newspaper, Friday, November 24, 1893.