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Wallace family information

James Wallace 1826-1899


Tracing James Wallace has been a mystery for me and other researchers for some time.  Sue Penrose put me onto some information that I believe solves the question. A query was posted by lynbee on Rootschat.com – James Wallace-I have … Continue reading

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Tree Update


Every 2-4 months I update my family tree on Rootsweb.  Today  the new GEDCOM uploaded to RootsWeb had 14,525 people and 4,762 families. This is a small increase on the upload a couple of months ago, but also includes the … Continue reading

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Thomas Morton WALLACE


Thomas Morton WALLACE is mentioned in The Wallace Family History by Doreen Corrick (1988). Doreen noted “Where Thomas fits into the picture or family I do not know, except that Thomas Morton married Elizabeth Whitcombe in 1891.” The marriage notice … Continue reading

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John Alexander McKane WALLACE


There have been four people called John Alexander McKane WALLACE who have lived in New Zealand and are in my family tree. The first was John Alexander McKane Wallace born in 1819 in Antrim. He settled in Wanganui, New Zealand … Continue reading

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Gordon Alexander WALLACE – Wrong wife


I have had the wife of Gordon Alexander WALLACE (1923-2003) incorrectly listed as Laurie SMITH.  The error was recently noticed by his daughter-in-law (Glenda Wallace) who provided me with corrections, and a copy of the marriage registration. Gordon Alexander WALLACE married … Continue reading

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Catherine WALLACE – Resolving Two


I have just managed to sort out details of two Catherine WALLACEs: one born about 1879 in New Zealand; the second born 1881 in New Zealand. The first Catherine Wallace: Based on NZ BDM records, and school records, Catherine WALLACE … Continue reading

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MyHeritage.com – Wallace Web Site


Outline of how the Wallace Web Site on MyHeritage.com helped build another branch of the Wallace family tree – Bruce Wallace (1920-1990). Continue reading

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