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Edgar A Wallace
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Birth: 1843
Death: Nov. 10, 1916

1879 History of Menard & Mason Counties
Published by: O.L. Baskin & Co., Historical Publishers
186 Dearborn Street

Page 782
EDGAR A. WALLACE, of the firm of Fullerton & Wallace, attorneys, Havana; was born at Antrim, Hillsboro Co., N. H., June 7, 1843. He received his early education at the Henniker Academy, graduating at that institution in 1864. He also graduated at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. (Law Department), in July, 1867, and was admitted to the bar at Boston, Mass., in June, 1867. In November following, he came West, and located at Havana, where he became a law partner of Hon. Lyman Lacey. In January, 1868, he was admitted to the Illinois bar, and to practice in the United States Courts soon after. The present law firm of Fullerton & Wallace was established in November, 1875. Mr. Wallace has served two years as City Attorney. In 1869, he was married to Miss Gertie E. Lightcap, who was born in Republic, Ohio. Mr. Wallace is a member of the following Masonic bodies: Havana Lodge, No. 88, Havana Chapter, No. 86, and Damascus Commandery, No. 42. In the latter body, he holds the office of Captain General, and in the Chapter, that of Principal Sojourner. He also served two years as Eminent Commander of No. 42.

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  Gertrude Estelle Lightcap Wallace Haweis (1848 - 1925)
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Mason County
Illinois, USA
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