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Robert Wade, Sr.

Birthdate: (79)
Birthplace: Lunenburg County, Virginia
Death: 1779 (78)
Halifax, Virginia
Place of Burial: VA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of James Andrew Wade, Sr. and Margaret Elizabeth Wade
Husband of Elizabeth Wade
Father of Martha Walker; Stephen Wade; John Hampton Wade; Sarah Wade; Charles Wade and 7 others
Brother of Margaret Hampton; James Wade Jr.; Richard Wade, Sr.; Robert Wade, Sr and John Wade

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1 Robert Wade, Sr. b: November 20, 1700 in Lunenburg Co. VA d: 1779 in Virginia

Son of Andrew Wade I b: 1670 in VA d: 1740 in Hanover, VA +Unknown m: 1690 in Virginia d: in Virginia


  1. Elizabeth Hampton b: 1700 in Virginia m: 1722 in Virginia d: in Virginia


Robert Sr. was deeded 250 acres in 1733, Goochland Co., VA; he served in the French and Indian Wars (1758), and was the Burgess from Halifax Co., VA, wife Elizabeth. He had a brother, George Wade. His Last Will and Testament dated 5/1/1767, proved 1770 Halifax Co., VA, names his wife, Elizabeth, sons (Robert, John, Stephen, Charles, Edward, and Hampton), daughters (Mary Hunt, Sarah Stokes) Anna, wife of deceased son, Robert, grandson Robert, son of Stephen.[1][2]

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November 20, 1700
November 20, 1700
Lunenburg County, Virginia
Age 15
Age 21
Virginia, United States
Age 22
Lunenburg, Lunenburg County, Virginia, United States
Age 22
New Kent, Virginia
September 14, 1724
Age 23
Lunenberg, Halifax, Virginia
Age 23
<Halifax, Virginia>
Age 26
Hallifax, Virginia