Thomas James Wallace

1868–26 February 1937 (Age 69)
Patrick Plains, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Thomas James

When Thomas James Wallace was born in 1868, in Patrick Plains, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Samuel Wallace, was 46 and his mother, Elizabeth Eather, was 28. He married Charlotte Emily BRANSCOMBE on 17 June 1895, in Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia. He died on 26 February 1937, in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 69, and was buried in Field of Mars, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Thomas James Wallace
1868–1937
Charlotte Emily BRANSCOMBE
1846–1935
Marriage: 17 June 1895

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 June 1895
Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Wallace

    Male1822–1867Male

    Elizabeth Eather

    Female1840–1903Female

siblings

(6)

    Female1860–1944Female

    Alfred Wallace

    Male1861–1910Male

    Samuel Wallace

    Male1863–1916Male

    John Wallace

    Male1864–Male

    Isaac Wallace

    Male1866–1866Male

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1870

Age 2

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1877

Age 9

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 24

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern Irish: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. In some cases this clearly denoted an incomer to Scotland from Wales or the Welsh Marches, but it may also have denoted a Welsh-speaking Scot: in western Scotland around Glasgow, the Welsh-speaking Strathclyde Britons survived well into the Middle Ages.2 Jewish: this surname has been adopted in the 19th and 20th centuries as an Americanized form of various Ashkenazic Jewish surnames, e.g. Wallach .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas J Wallace, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Thomas J Wallace in the Australia, Marriage Index, 1788-1950
  • Thomas James Wallace in the Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985

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