Matilda Rickerson

b. 1805, d. 15 May 1850
     Matilda Rickerson was born in 1805 in North Carolina; Both of her parents were also born in North Carolina.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Ricketson and Polly Merritt.
     Matilda married Simon Slade, son of Jethro Slade and Mary Harris, on January 4, 1838 in Pike County, Georgia.2 She died on May 15, 1850 in Georgia.

Children of Matilda Rickerson and Simon Slade


  1. [S234] 1850 US Census of Pike County, Georgia, p 130, Ancestry Image 17.
  2. [S132] County Clerk, Marriage records of Pike Co, GA , 1883-1890, p 133, 1838, page 162.