David Slade1

b. 22 September 1827, d. 26 April 1904
     David Slade was born on September 22, 1827 in Indiana.2,3 He was the son of William R. Slade and Sarah C. Sewell.4
     David married first Treasey Draper, daughter of Silas Draper and Treasey [?], on February 18, 1849 in Bartholomew County, Indiana.5 He was registered for the Civil War in June, 1863 in Sand Creek Twp, Bartholomew County, Indiana.6
     David married second Angeline Skelton, daughter of John Skelton and Hanna Lee, on April 17, 1881.7 He died on April 26, 1904 at age 763 and was buried in Cisne Cemetery, Wayne County, IllinoisG.3

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1850Sand Creek Twp, Bartholomew County, IndianaElizabeth Nicholson8
1860Elizabethtown, Bartholomew County, IndianaDavid Slade9
1865Harter Twp, Clay County, Illinois, David & family, next to his parents, Wm SladeDavid Slade10
1880Bedford, Wayne County, IllinoisDavid Slade11
1900Wayne County, IllinoisDavid Slade12

Children of David Slade and Treasey Draper


  1. [S1086] Research by Thelma Corry,.
  2. [S1089] 1880 US Census of Wayne County, Illinois.
  3. [S769] Find A Grave website, David Slade, tombstone, Cisne Cemetery, Wayne Co, Illinois.
  4. [S1086] Research by Thelma Corry, , 13 June 2006 [recd 22 June due to traveling].
  5. [S1098] Indiana State Library Marriage Records,, David Slade and Trecey Draper, Feb 18, 1949, Bartholomew Co.
  6. [S1134] NARA Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records, 1863-1865, Ancestry.com,, img 427/556, Indiana 3rd Dist, pg 212, line 20, David Slade, 35, farmer.
  7. [S769] Find A Grave website, Angeline Skelton Slade, Buckeye Cemetery, Geff, Illinois.
  8. [S1127] 1850 US Census of Bartholomew County, Indiana, pg 746, lines 4-13, dwl 16, fam 16.
  9. [S1088] 1860 US Census of Bartholmew County, Indiana, page 286, lines 19-27, dwl 2060, fam 2071.
  10. [S1141] 1865 State Census of Illinois, Harter Twp, Clay County, pg 76.
  11. [S1089] 1880 US Census of Wayne County, Illinois, ED 141, page 29 [98], lines 8-14, dwl 264, fam 264.
  12. [S1103] 1900 US Census of Wayne County, Illinois, Bedford Twp, ED 94, sheet 16-B, lines 53-54, dwl 332, fam 336.