George McKinnon Wade1,2,3

(January 20, 1839 - December 30, 1926)
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Dan Stone
Father*George Wade III (March 3, 1791 - 1846)
Mother*Anna Luark (May 1, 1813 - May 1, 1873)
BirthGeorge McKinnon Wade was born on January 20, 1839 in Madison County, Indiana.4,5
MarriageHe married Minerva Britton, daughter of Gustavus S. Britton and Prudence Wade, on March 10, 1861 in Doddridge County, West Virginia.4,6,7,8
NoteWas a prisoner at the infamous Libby Prison (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libby_Prison) during the Civil War according to an article in the April 20, 1907 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel.
DeathGeorge McKinnon Wade died on December 29, 1926 in Seattle, King County, Washington, at age 87.9,5
BurialHe was buried in Wynooche Cemetery, Montesano, Grays Harbor County, Washington.5

Family

Minerva Britton (about 1841 - October 24, 1881)
Children

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Citations

  1. [S14] Franklin Marion Brand, The Wade family, Monongalia County, Virginia, now West Virginia (No publication place listed: no publisher listed, 1927), digital copy at http://www.heritagequest.com, viewed 1 May 2007, page 404.
  2. [S336] George M. Wade tombstone, Wynooche Cemetery, Montesano, Grays Harbor County, Washington; transcribed and photographed by George Daniel Stone and George Arthur Stone and Lila Cecilia Dromensk, 22 September 2007.
  3. [S41] Sarah W. Baremore obituary, "Death Of Mrs. Sarah W. Baremore Last Friday", The Vidette, Montesano, Washington, 9 February 1917, page 1, columns 1-2 and page 8, column 4.
  4. [S14] Franklin Marion Brand, The Wade family, pages 404 - 405.
  5. [S336] George M. Wade tombstone, Wynooche Cemetery, Montesano, Grays Harbor County, Washington.
  6. [S36] Washington State Genealogical Society (compiler), Washington Pioneers, Volume 2 (Olympia, Washington: Washington State Genealogical Society, 1991), page 496.
  7. [S1804] Ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census (2012: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., Provo, Utah), Year: 1900; Census Place: Montesano, Chehalis, Washington; Roll:T623_1741; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 12.
  8. [S1838] Ancestry.com, West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971 (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2011.)
  9. [S128] "Civil War Pensions: Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900," digital images, Fold 3 (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 26 October 2011); George M. Wade (Co. E, 6th W. Va. Inf.) index card; imaged from Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served Between 1861 and 1900, T289 (Washington, D.C. : National Archives [n.d.]), roll 601.
  10. [S1811] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2012), Year: 1850; Census Place: District 37, Monongalia, Virginia; Roll:M432_961; Page: 308B; Image: .
  11. [S1808] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2012), Year: 1870; Census Place: Southwest, Doddridge, West Virginia; Roll:M593_; Page: ; Image: .
  12. [S1708] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2012), Year: 1880; Census Place: , Chehalis, Washington; Roll: 1396; FamilyHistory Film: 1255396; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 038; Image: .
  13. [S2113] Ancestry.com, 1890 Veterans Schedules (n.p.: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com OperationsInc, 2005.Original data - Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census(1890) Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of theCivil War; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M123,;, unknown publish date), Year: 1890; Census Place: Montesano, Chehalis, Washington; Roll: 108;Page: 2; Enumeration District: 2.
  14. [S1813] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2011.)
  15. [S1803] Ancestry.com, 1910 United States Federal Census (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2012), Year: 1910; Census Place: Fairview, Chehalis, Washington; Roll: ;Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
  16. [S41] Sarah W. Baremore obituary, The Vidette, 9 February 1917, page 1, columns 1-2 and page 8, column 4.
  17. [S1710] Ancestry.com, 1920 United States Federal Census (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc., 2012), Year: 1920; Census Place: Fairview, Grays Harbor, Washington; Roll:T625_1923; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 84; Image: .