Ambrose Wallis

29 September 1810–1 October 1881 (Age 71)
Ash, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ambrose

When Ambrose Wallis was born on 29 September 1810, in Ash, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Wallis, was 48 and his mother, Sarah Kennis, was 38. He married Mary Perkins on 23 May 1842. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Frindsbury, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Shorne, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 1 October 1881, in East Barming, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Ambrose Wallis
Mary Perkins
Marriage: 23 May 1842
Amelia Ann Wallis
Julia Wallis
Fredrick Wallis
Charlotte Wallis
Silas Wallis
Sarah Wallis
Elizabeth Wallis
Stephen Wallis

Spouse and Children

23 May 1842


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World Events (6)


Age 5

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 13

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 20

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. Compare Scottish Wallace .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ambrose Wallis, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ambrose Wallis, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Ambrose Wallice, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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