William Slade

b. circa 1764
     William Slade was born circa 1764 as he first appeared on the 1785 tax roll in Southampton County.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Slade and Mary [?]. He William appeared on the tax rolls of Southampton County, Virginia from 1785 until 1801.2,1 William Slade received a payment from the estate of Charles Briggs about Dec 15,1802. This is the last record we have found mentioning William Slade.3


  1. [S208] Southampton County, Virginia Land Tax Book 1782-1784, 1792, 1794-1809,.
  2. [S241] Florene Speakman Love & Netti Schreiner-Yantis, The 1787 Census of Virginia Springfield, Virginia: Genealogical Books in Print, , Page 1144.
  3. [S209] Wills and Administrations of Southampton County, VA 1749-1800, abstracted by Blanche Adams Chapman 1947, 1947, will bk 5, pg 398, Estate of Charles Briggs.