William Edgar Slade1

b. 21 January 1887
     William Edgar Slade was born on January 21, 1887 in Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois.2,1 He was the son of Amos L. Slade and Mary Ida Huff.3
     William married second Sarah Agnes Horan, daughter of Robert Horan and Margaret Clancy, on January 1, 1912 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 He was a hospital steward aboard the USS Mississippi.2 He was a dentist in private practice.4 He was registered for World War 2 draft on in 1942 while living in West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.1

Census & City Directory Records

CensusLocationHead of Household
1900Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois, at 302 North High StreetMary Ida Huff5
1920West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, on North Elm StreetWilliam Edgar Slade6
1940West Bridgewater, Plymouth County, MassachusettsWilliam Edgar Slade4


  1. [S1061] U.S. World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947,, Dr. William Edgar Slade, b Jan 21, 1887, Belleville, Illinois.
  2. [S1131] Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915 on FamilySearch, , William E. Slade & Sarah A. Horan, Jan 1, 1912, Boston, MA.
  3. [S1086] Research by Thelma Corry, , notes to JLS 26 Jul 2006.
  4. [S1143] 1940 US Census of Plymouth County, Massachusetts, ED 12-77, sh 61-B, lines 71-73, fam 151.
  5. [S1100] 1900 US Census of St. Clair County, Illinois, Belleview Twp, ED 81, sheet 11-B, lines 89-94, dwl 217, fam 247, 204 High Street.
  6. [S1144] 1920 US Census of Plymouth County, Massachusetts, ED 148, sh 4-A, lines 31-33, dwl 72, fam 85.