Donald McKinney Wallace

Brief Life History of Donald McKinney

When Donald McKinney Wallace was born on 11 July 1897, in Bethel, Clark, Ohio, United States, his father, William Clark Wallace, was 32 and his mother, Grace Gertrude Wise, was 27. He married Milly Bell Kiblinger on 6 December 1934, in Wayne, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Donnelsville, Bethel Township, Clark, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Bethel Township, Clark, Ohio, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 27 November 1975, in Clark, Darke, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in New Carlisle Cemetery, New Carlisle, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Donald McKinney Wallace
1897–1975
Milly Bell Kiblinger
1903–1994
Marriage: 6 December 1934
Richard Hugh Wallace
1943–2004

Sources (16)

  • M Donald Wallace, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Donald M. Wallace, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Donald M Wallace, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Wallis , especially in Scotland, where the name was introduced from the Welsh Marches by a family of tenants of the Stewarts in the 12th century.

Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish (Ashkenazic) surnames, e.g. Wallach .

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

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