Wallace Heath

15 April 1875–1920 (Age 44)
United States

The Life of Wallace

When Wallace Heath was born on 15 April 1875, in United States, his father, Jehiel Heath, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Middleton, was 31. He married Eva Brown on 16 November 1895, in Lamotte Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Greenwood Township, St. Clair, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Custer Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died in 1920, in Forester, Sanilac, Michigan, United States, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Wallace Heath
Eva Brown
Marriage: 16 November 1895
Jehila Heath
Leota F. Heath
Amasa Heath
Velma Jean Heath

Spouse and Children


    Eva Brown


16 November 1895
Lamotte Township, Sanilac, Michigan, United States


    Jehila Heath


    Leota F. Heath


    Amasa Heath


    Velma Jean Heath


Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth Middleton




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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 4

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath (Middle English hethe, Old English hǣð) or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Bedfordshire, Derbyshire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, and West Yorkshire, named with this word. The same word also denoted heather, the characteristic plant of heathland areas. This surname has also been established in Dublin since the late 16th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wallace Heath, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Wallace Heath in household of Jearkl Heath, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Wallace Heath, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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