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Obadiah Wade (1761 - 1838)

Obadiah Wade
Born in Carteret, North Carolinamap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Shelby, Illinois, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 20 Nov 2014
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Obadiah Wade served in the Carteret County Regiment during the American Revolution
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Birth Oct 1761. Carteret, North Carolina, British Colonial America.[1]

Military Service 1 Feb 1778–Apr 1778. Private, John Fulford's Co., Carteret County Regiment, North Carolina Militia.[1]

Military Service 1 Mar 1779–18 Jul 1779. Private, Capt. James Lanier's Co., Pitt County Regiment, North Carolina Militia. Served in the Battle of Stono Ferry.[1]

Residence 1807. Tennessee, United States.[1]

Pension 14 May 1833. Shelby, Illinois, United States.[1]

Death 1838.[2]

Burial Wade Cemetery, Strasburg, Shelby, Illinois, United States.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Case Files of Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Applications Based on Revolutionary War Service, ca. 1800 – ca. 1912," database and images, ( : accessed 3 August 2019), Obadiah Wade (Pvt., Carteret County Regiment, North Carolina Militia, U.S. Revolutionary War); citing application file no. S. 32,576, Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave: Memorial #25797099 retrieved 3 Aug 2019
  • Source: S-2065579916 Repository: #R-2138790632 Title: Illinois Public Land Purchase Records Author: State of Illinois Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 1999. Note: APID: 1,3780::0

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Hill, John to Rebecca Wade April 22, 1809 (bond) Bondsman: Obadiah Wade
posted by Mike Simmons