Wade, Alpheus a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born at Pawlet, Vt., June 14, 1801. He was converted when about nineteen, and licensed as a local preacher in 1821. In 1838 he joined the Trou Conference, and was appointed to the Lucerne Circuit. Subsequently he served at Ticonderoga and Jay, N.Y.; Alburgh, Sheldon, and Monkton, Vt.; Northampton, N. Y. In 1847 he was supernumerated, and in 1852 was superannuated. He died at Amsterdam, N. Y., July 26, 1868. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1869, p. 117.