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Peloponnesia P. (Lunsford) Wade (1856 - 1919)

Peloponnesia P. (Pella) Wade formerly Lunsford
Born in North Carolina, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 63 in Allensville, Person, North Carolina, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Jan 2009
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Pella P. Lunsford was born on 125 Sept 1856 in North Carolina. She was the daughter of West Lunsford and Ann Cannada, both born in North Carolina. Her FindAGrave memorial gives her full first name as Peloponnesia.[1]

Jno. P. Wade of Allensville, 21, and Pella P. Lunsford of Mt. Tirzah, 18, were married on 26 Dec 1875 at Person County, North Carolina.[2]

Pella died on 3 Oct 1919 at Allensville, Person, North Carolina, and is buried at the William Wade Cemetery, Surl, Person, North Carolina[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Find A Grave, database and images (accessed 01 September 2018), memorial page for Peloponnesia P “Pella” Lunsford Wade (25 Sep 1856–3 Oct 1919), Find A Grave: Memorial #38799201, citing William Wade Cemetery, Surl, Person County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by 4losthistory (contributor 46983562) . NOTE: Her FindAGrave memorial includes a scan of her Death Certificate. S. R. Wade was the informant.
  2. "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 December 2016), Jno P Wade and Pella P Lunsford, 26 Dec 1875; citing Person, North Carolina, United States, p. , Office of Archives and History, Division of Archives and Records. State Archive of North Carolina and various county Register of Deeds; FHL microfilm 554,656.

See also:

"United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2017), Pelofforrusas Lunsford in entry for John W Lunsford, 1860.

"United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 September 2017), Peloponsiy Wade in entry for P John Wade, 1880; citing enumeration district ED 206, sheet 199C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d), roll 0977; FHL microfilm 1,254,977.

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 24 March 2019), Pella P Wade in household of John Wade, Allensville Township, Person, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 72, sheet 9B, family 167, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,211.

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 24 March 2019), Pella P Wade in household of John P Wade, Allensville, Person, North Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 141, sheet 16A, family 291, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1106; FHL microfilm 1,375,119.

"North Carolina Deaths, 1931-1994," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), Pella Lunsford in entry for Lucy Wade Allen, 21 Oct 1967; citing Timberlake, Mt. Tirzah, Person, North Carolina, v 34A cn 34001, State Department of Archives and History, Raleigh; FHL microfilm 1,983,191.

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Person, North Carolina; 1860 Census

John W Lunsford M 27 farmer, North Carolina

Martha Lunsford F 23 North Carolina

Pelofforrusas Lunsford F 4 North Carolina

Emila Lunsford F 0 North Carolina

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John Lunsford Male 60 farmer, North Carolina

Sarah A Lunford Female 55 North Carolina

David Lunford Male 23 farmhand, North Carolina

Nathan Lunford Male 19 farmhand, North Carolina

Jane Lunford Female 17 North Carolina

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