To all in this string:My 4th Great Grandfather was William Wade, b. about 1755 in Maryland, d. about 1815 at Eagle Creek, Adams County, Ohio.William married Mary Shepard about 1775 and I show Mary born in France.
I have one son by William and Mary - Joseph b. 20 May 1776 in Maryland died August 1868-69 in Adams County, Ohio.
Joseph's children were:Mary (b. 25 May 1806 Manchester, Adams County, Ohio), Abbie (b. 8 June 1802), Marella (b. 20 February 1804), John (b. 4 May 1808), William (b. 17 March 1810), Lydia (b. 16 May 1812), Edmund (b. 4 June 1814), James B.( b. 4 October 1814), Elizabeth Jane (b. 23 January 1819), Joseph, Jr. (b. 30 September 1821), David Robe (b. 23 November 1823) and Baldwin (b. 7 February 1826).
Mary Wade married John Wear 3 April 1823 in Highland County, Ohio.They moved to Cole County, Missouri.Mary died at Russellville, Cole County, Missouri.
Mary and John's Children:William, Elinoir, Mary Ann, Minnerva and Sarah E.
My line goes through William Wade, Joseph Wade Sr, Mary Wade/John Wear and then to Mary Ann Wear.
I would be glad to share any information with you.
Denny Moore firstname.lastname@example.org
p.s.I have pictures of Mary Ann Wear and her husband Major James W. Legg (in his Civil War uniform) if anyone is interested.If anyone has pictures, I would be very interested.