Finley Jarman Wallace Sr.

15 May 1907–12 August 1973 (Age 66)
Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States

The Life Summary of Finley Jarman

When Finley Jarman Wallace Sr. was born on 15 May 1907, in Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States, his father, William Joseph Wallace, was 32 and his mother, Mary Virginia Ong, was 23. He married Rowena Silvia Edmiston on 1 October 1932, in Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado, United States in 1920 and South Canon, Fremont, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 12 August 1973, in Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Lakeside Cemetery, Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States.

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Finley Jarman Wallace Sr.
Vernice Evelyn Jewell
Marriage: 22 February 1936
Patricia Jewell Wallace
Finley Jarman Wallace Jr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 February 1936Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed
    Age 1
    Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
    1909 · Garden of the Gods Park
    Age 2
    In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
    Age 20
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    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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    Sources (15)

    • Finley Wallace in household of William Wallace, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Fenley J Wallace, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"
    • Finley Jarman Wallace, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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