William Wallis Opie, born England, c1827
My gggrandfather was William Wallis OPIE born c1827 to William OPIE.
William Wallis OPIE married Elizabeth Buckthought, born c1825, on 10 Oct 1853 in Stoke Damerel, Plymouth. William Wallis gave his occupation as prison warden at Devonport Prison where he also resided.Later he became a policeman in London where he died by drowning in a canal, according to family legend.So far I have not found his death certificate.William Wallis had at least one Daughter, Amelia Anne b.1860
Can anybody cross reference please.