Wallace Ervin Cody

27 February 1883–2 May 1927 (Age 44)
Cuba, Republic, Kansas, United States

The Life of Wallace Ervin

When Wallace Ervin Cody was born on 27 February 1883, in Cuba, Republic, Kansas, United States, his father, Charles Sylvester Cody, was 32 and his mother, Ida Amelia Still, was 23. He married Lucille Wilson on 25 December 1913, in Gunnison, Gunnison, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Harlan Township, Decatur, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Collbran, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 2 May 1927, in Gunnison, Gunnison, Colorado, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Gunnison Cemetery, Gunnison, Gunnison, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wallace Ervin Cody
Lucille Wilson
Marriage: 25 December 1913
Dorothy Elizabeth Cody
Naomi Cody
Orville Gerald Cody Easton
Mildred Louise Cody
Winona Udela Cody
Wallace Irwin Cody

Spouse and Children

25 December 1913
Gunnison, Gunnison, Colorado, United States



    Orville Gerald Cody Easton



    Winona Udela Cody


    Naomi Cody


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1890 · Gold is Discovered

Age 7

In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 13

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish:1. Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuidighthigh ( see Cuddihy ). 2. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Óda ‘son of Óda’, a personal name of Germanic origin, introduced into Ireland by the Normans. This name was taken by a family in Kilkenny formerly known as Archdeacon.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Wallace Cody in household of C S Cody, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Wallace E Cody, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wallace Cody in household of Charles Cody, "United States Census, 1900"

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