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127. Wade Hampton WALTERS17,64,174,175 was born about 1809 in Franklin County, Georgia.17,64 He died in 1877 at the age of 68 in Canton, Vanzandt County, Texas.64

Wade married Margaret "Peggy" Ables about 1830 in Yazoo Co MS. She was b. 1811 in South Carolina and d. 1872 in Canton, VanZandt Co TX They are buried in the Walters Cemetery, Canton, in VanZandt Co TX. This cemetery is also called the Mayberry Cemetery.

Wade served as a member of Capt Cosley's Co of Texas Rangers in 1836. He appears on the 1837 tax list in Nacogdoches Co TX along with other members of his family.

In 1850, Wade and wife Margaret appear in the Census for Cherokee Coutny TX. W. H. Walters, age 41, b. GA. Margaret age 39, b. AL. Children born in Mississippi were Wm. B. age 19, Mahala 17, Elizabeth 15. Children born in Texas were Lycurgus 13, Emily 11, Wade H. 9, Martha 6, Ezekiel A. 4 and Charles M. age 2. A daughter, Margaret Elizabeth, was born after this census.

Administration of his estate is filed in Book I, 1876-1909 T-X, in the Probate Records of VanZandt Co TX.

Wade Hampton WALTERS and Margaret ABLE were married about 1830 in Yazoo County, Mississippi. Margaret ABLE was born in 1812 in Alabama. She died in 1871 at the age of 59 in Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas. She was buried in Walters Cemetery, Canton, Van Zandt County, Texas.

Wade Hampton WALTERS and Margaret ABLE had the following children:

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William B. WALTERS.

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Mahala WALTERS was born in 1833 in Mississippi.

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Elizabeth WALTERS was born in 1835 in Mississippi.

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Lycurgus WALTERS was born in 1837 in Nacogdoches County, Texas.

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Emily WALTERS was born in 1839 in Texas.

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Wade Hampton WALTERS Jr. was born in 1841 in Texas.

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Martha WALTERS was born in 1844 in Texas.

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Ezekiel A. WALTERS was born in 1846 in Cherokee County, Texas.

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Charles Mote WALTERS was born in 1848 in Smith County, Texas.

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Margaret WALTERS was born in 1853 in Texas.