Sarah C. Slade1,2

b. 24 April 1834, d. 26 November 1905
     Sarah C. Slade was born on April 24, 1834 in Jackson County, Indiana.1,3 She was the daughter of William R. Slade and Sarah C. Sewell.1
     Sarah married Morris Draper, son of Benjamin Draper and Elizabeth Nicholson, on March 15, 1854 in Bartholomew County, Illinois.4 She died on November 26, 1905 at age 71.2 She was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Wayne County, IllinoisG.3

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1850Driftwood Twp, Jackson County, IndianaWilliam R. Slade1
1860Twp 1 N, R 5 E, Wayne County, IllinoisMorris Draper


  1. [S1087] 1850 US Census of Jackson County, Indiana, page 361 [181], lines 36-40, dwl 176, fam 178 continuing to p 362, line 1.
  2. [S1086] Research by Thelma Corry, , received 28 Jun 2006.
  3. [S769] Find A Grave website, Sarah Draper, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Wayne Co, Illinois.
  4. [S1122] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941, on,, Sarah Slade & Morris Draper, Mar 15, 1854, Bartholomew Co, IN, Bk C5, pg 342.