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William Edwin Wade

Male 1879 - 1945  (66 years)


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  • Name William Edwin Wade 
    Born 18 May 1879  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Aug 1945  Paris, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • W.E. Wade, Veteran Grain Merchant of Paris Dies

      William Edwin Wade, 66, grain merchant of Paris for 35 years, died suddenly at 4 o'clock this morning following a heart attack at his home, 504 Marshall Street. He had been in ill health for some time.

      Mr. Wade, son of John and Margaret Street Wade, was born in Vermillion County, Ill., on April 18, 1879. He is survived by his wife, formerly Carrie Bell; three daughters, Mrs. Marabel Haase of Paris, Bernadine and Bonnie, at home and two grandchildren. A brother, George, died several years ago.

      The deceased was a member of First Methodist Church, having been teacher of the Men's class for many years. He was affiliated with Danville Consistory and was a past master of Prairie Lodge, No. 77 AF and AM. At the time of his death he was secretary of Palestine Commandery and Edgar Chapter, Royal Arch Masons, and was a Masonic grand lecturer. For 16 years he served as secretary of Prairie Lodge, No. 77.

      Mr. Wade attended University of Illinois for a short time following his graduation from State Teachers college, Charleston.

      Funeral services will be at two thirty o'clock Wednesday afternoon at First Methodist Church, with Rev. George V. Herrick, officiating. The body will remain at the Blume funeral home. Graveside services at Edgar Cemetery will be conducted by Prairie Lodge.
    Person ID P2321980247  Conrad Shire Tree
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2008 

    Father John Alexander Coventry Wade,   b. 06 Aug 1854, Paris, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1912, Paris, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Margaret Street,   b. 15 Nov 1854, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1923, Paris, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 11 Apr 1878  Paris, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Family bible states marriage took place in Paris, Edgar County, Illinois by Rev. Newel. Marriage date not listed in bible. Cannot find source for date.
    Family ID F169  Group Sheet

    Family Carrie Bertha Bell,   b. 21 Jan 1882, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1959, Paris, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1901 
    Children 
     1. Marabel Ernestine Wade,   b. 25 May 1905, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1989, Edgar, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Bernadine Etta Lea Wade,   b. 26 Jun 1915,   d. 1968  (Age 52 years)
     3. Bonnie Marie Wade,   b. 02 Nov 1924,   d. 01 Nov 1944, Cincinatti, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Family ID F170  Group Sheet