Amos Slade

b. circa 1797, d. December 1819
     Amos Slade was born circa 1797 in Southampton County, Virginia. He was the son of Joshua Slade and Sarah Drewry. Miles & Amos Slade & William Chappell were witnesses to deed Jan 16, 1817, when Thomas L. Chappell and wife Martha sold Southampton Co. land to Amos Drake. Land bordered Joshua Slade's line.1
     Amos married Phoebe Turner, daughter of Ephraim Turner and Elizabeth [?] [Turner], on December 29, 1817 in Virginia Ephraim Turner served as security & witness.2 He died in December, 1819 in Virginia.3


  1. [S221] Deed Record Books at Southampton County Courthouse, VA,, Book 19, p. 105. Thomas Chappell to Amos Drake.
  2. [S871] Southampton County, Virginia Marriage Registry 1750-1853,, Amos Slade & Pheobe Turner, Dec 29, 1817, Southampton.
  3. [S209] Wills and Administrations of Southampton County, VA 1749-1800, abstracted by Blanche Adams Chapman 1947, 1947, will bk 9, pg 51, Estate of Amos Slade, Inventory & appraisal.