He was born in 1672, the son of Jerome Wade. His brother was General George Wade.
He died in 1733 in Bath.
He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge and graduated BA in 1694, MA in 1697.
He was appointed:
- Prebendary of Chichester 1729
He was appointed to the tenth stall in St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle in 1720 and held the canonry until 1730.
- Fasti Wyndesorienses, May 1950. S.L. Ollard. Published by the Dean and Canons of St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle