1. MARY WALLACE B. SEP.4, 1778 MARRIED JESSE WALKER. MARY WAS GRAND-DAUGHTER OF SAMUEL WALLACE AND HIS WIFE, ESTHER BAKER BEAKER)
AND DAUGHTER OF ANDREW WALLACE AND HIS WIFE CATHERINE PARKS.
2. SAMUEL OBEDIAH WALLACE, B. NOV. 11, 1849, M. 1ST LOUISA J. WALLACE, 2ND,
???GRESHAM, AND 3RD, MARTHA WALKER.
3. JAMES FRNAKLIN WALLACE (1841-1899) SON OF JOSEPH MILLER WALLACE, JR., AND
AMANDA CAROLYN LAMAR, MARRIED MARIAN A. WALKER. THE PARENTS OF MARIAN
WALKER WERE "WILL" WALKER AND HIS WIFE, NANCY FORTNER. THE BIRTH DATE OF
MARIAN WALKER WAS APRIL 4, 1850 IN BUCHANAN CO., MISSOURI.
4. MARY WALLACE (1774-1856)
HUSBAND: JOHN McCLELLAN. MARY, THE DAUGHTER OF WILLIAM WALLACE AND HIS
WIFE, MARY (wALLIS), WAS BORN ON SEPTEMBER 29, 1774 IN SULLIVAN CO.,
TENNESSEE. THE PARENTS OF MARY WERE BORN IN MECKLENBURG COUNTY, NORTH
CAROLINA BUT THEY MIGRATED TO TENNESSEE SHORTLY AFTER MARRIAGE IN 1758
(CONJECTURED DATE) EVENTUALLY, THE FAMILY MOVED TO BLOUNT COUNTY,
TENNESSEE AND THAT IS WHERE WILLIAM WALLACE (FATHER OF MARY) DIED. SHE
MARRIED JOHN McCELLAN ON MAY 13, 1794. HE WAS THE SON OF WILLIAM MCCLELLAN
AND HIS WIFE, BARBARA WALKER. THE PLACE OF MARRIAGE WAS KNOX COUNTY,
5. SAMUEL OBEDIAH WALLACE (1845-1927) HAD THREE WIVES: LOUISA J. WALLACE,
UNKNOWN GRESHAM, AND MARTHA WALKER, WHOM HE MARRIED IN 1910.
Born on November 11, 1849 in Anderson County, Samuel married Louisa Jane Wallace,
the daughter of Colonel William Wallace and his first wife, Serelda Brummet.
The Wallace grandparents of Samuel Obediah were James Wallace and his first wife, Eliza
Adkins; Obediah Hall and his wife (name unknown-maybe somebody can fill this in).
The Wallace grandparents of Louisa Jane were David Wallace and his wife, Elizabeth
Adkins; William Brummet and his wife (name unknown.)
Samuel's grandfather, James Wallace, was a BROTHER to David Wallace, the grandfather
of Louisa. Eliza Adkins, grandmother of Samuel, was a SISTER to Elizabeth Adkins,
grandmother of Louisa.
Therefore, Samuel and Louisa had the same paternal great-grandparents, namely, John
Wallace Sr., and his wife, Jane Miller; Elijah Adkins and his wife, Nancy Hunter.
The fathers of Samuel and Louisa were first double cousins.
The children of Samuel and Louisa were:
1. Thomas Sever b. ca. 1869
2. William b. May 30, 1870 m.-
3. Emerson Brice b. Dec. 22, 1871
4. Lassie b. ca. 1874, m. Frank Tivvey
5. Edith b. Aug. 18, 1875
m. George Elkins
6. Harry b. ca. 1878
7. Ora b. Feb 21, 1879
m. Oliver Blair
8. Nellie b. Jan 1, 1882 m. Ed -iles
9. Helen b. Oct. 6, 1883 Fred Doe
10. Robert b. July 10, 1885
11. Nancy b. July 10, 1885
12. John b. Apr. 6, 1887
13. Thurman b. Apr. 16, 1889
14. Ray b. June 21, 1891
15. Glen b. Jan. 11, 1893
Louisa Jane Wallace [whose father was William, husband Samuel O. Wallace] died
January 18, 1893 in Linn County, Oregon. Her youngest child, Glen was just a week old.
The oldest children of Samuel and Louisa were born either in Tennessee or Missouri,
while the younger ones were born in Oregon.
After the death of Louisa, Samuel Obediah married Unknown Gresham in 1895, and
Martha WALKER in 1910.
Samuel O. died in 1927 and he is buried in the Masonic Cemetery in Lebanon, Oregon.
this material [Ruth Petracek writes]is from the files of Wallace Doe, 1391, Easy Street,
#1, Billings, Montana, 59101.
RELATED BIOGRAPHIES: Brice Wallace; Colonel William Wallace; James Wallace; David
Wallace; John Wallace, Sr.
PROVEN WALLACE PROGENITOR IN AMERICA: Peter Wallace Jr. of Rockbridge County,
AUTHOR'S [PETRACEK] NOTES:
Thomas and Harry died the same year they were born and there was another infant,
born in 1880 who died the day he was born.
William Wallace, second son of Samuel and Louisa was a great friend of Poncho Villa.
Glen Wallace, younger brother of William, a commissioned officer, fought against Poncho
It was of special interest to this compiler to discover that Samuel Obediah Wallace had
sold a lot in the Masonic Cemetery at Lebanon, Oregon, to her great-grandfather,
George H. Liggett. The Liggetts wee not related to the Wallaces.
However, Jesse Liggett, grandson of George H. Liggett, married Pearly Lamar, the
grandaugher of Joseph Blagg Lamar and his wife, Nancy Wallace. Nancy was the
daughter of David Wallace and his wife, Elizabeth Adkins.
Sharing data, Kate HOLMES Lang
Phineas Holmes my 3rd great-grandfather, had a sister Cynthia Holmes and a daughter,
Cynthia Holmes who married two George Pomeroy Wallace's.