The Nuttall Encyclopedia
English general; commanded in Scotland during the rebellion of 1715, has the credit of the construction in 1725-35 of the military roads into the Highlands, to frustrate any further attempts at rebellion in the north (1668-1748).
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Wade, George'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/w/wade-george.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.