Dictionary of Irish Architects 1720 - 1940

Civil engineer. Arthur Hade, a son of John or James Hade,(1) civil engineer of Carlow, and an older brother of WILLIAM PATRICK HADE WILLIAM PATRICK HADE , was born in co. Carlow in 1843 or 1844. He started to practise as a civil engineer circa 1865 and was engaged on railway, reclamation and drainage work in many parts of Ireland. From 1885 until 1909 he was an Inspector for the Board of Public Works.   He had retired to Carlow by the time of the 1911 census of Ireland and was living with William Patrick, who was by then a widower.  He died in Carlow 'at an advanced age' in January 1928.

Kildare Archaeological Society: member.(2)
RSAI: elected member, 11 Oct 1892;(3) elected fellow, 11 May 1920.(4)

Address: 28 Dublin Street, Carlow, <=1911 until death.(5)


All information in this entry not otherwise accounted for is from the 1911 census of Ireland, http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/ (last visited Oct 2009) and from  the brief obituary of Hade in IB 70, 21 Jan 1928.

(1) His father's name is given as John Hade in www.familysearch.org.
(2) Journal of the Kildare Archaeological Society III, 75.
(3) JRSAI 22 (1892), 471.
(4) JRSAI 50 (1920), 96.
(4) See note 3, above.