Ambrose Wade moved to Keene, Kansas on March 28, 1868 where he settled with his wife Orra and his children, Harmon and Dolson. Wade served as a county commissioner, on the board of examiners and the state legislature. He was known as a successful cattle rancher, and in 1900 Wade owned more than 2,900 acres of land in Wabaunsee County.

Ambrose Wade, Keene, Kansas

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