Brief Family History
Spelling variations of this family name include: Wade, Waide, Waid and others.
First found in Durham where they held a family seat at Hilton Castle from very ancient times.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Edward Wade who settled in Conception Harbour in Newfoundland; Patrick Wade settled in Trinity in Newfoundland in 1792; Richard Wade settled in Massachusetts, with his wife and daughter in 1635.
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