Thomas Claudius Wallace

Thomas Claudius Wallace

County Cork, Ireland
Death 16 May 1888 (aged 82)
Burial Garry Owen, Jackson County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 87251183 · View Source
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Husband of Ann (Conklin) Wallace
Father of:
1. John C. Wallace b. 2/16/1851; m. Mary Edwards 19 children in Zion, Illinois
2. Esther A. Wallace b. 7/3/1852; m. Robert Irwin 14 children in Bloomer, Wis.
3.Thomas J.Wallace b.4/28/1853;m.Twice 4 kids
4.David J. Wallace b. 11/5/1855; m. Nannie Fugate 8 children
5. Richard W. Wallace b. 2/27/1857
6. Dennis Wallace b. 2/4/1859 d. 8/16/1925
7. James M. Wallace b.12/30/1860 m.Ellen Denahy 8 children same log cabin Otter Cr.
8. Mary M. Wallace b.11/12/1862 m. J.J. Edwards 3 children
9. Julie A. Wallace b. 9/4/1864 m. Semer Bronson 3 kids d.Zion,IL bury Clayton Co,Iowa
10. Frank P. Wallace b.3/15/1867 m.Nellie Crowley 9 children Correctionville, Iowa
11. Martha E. Wallace b. 8/22/1869 m. Enoch Walsh 1 child Jackson Co,Iowa d. 10/15/1893
12. Ellen J. Wallace b.7/25/1873 m. Enoch Walsh 9 children at Correctionville, Iowa

Tom Wallace-One of the earliest settlors of South Garryowen, was a school teacher who immigrated to America from County Cork, Ireland in 1846. Tom and his wife bought land from the government for $1.25 an acre, near where the church is. They were the parents of twelve children, seven sons and five daughters.

One of Tom’s sons, Jack Wallace, married a girl named Mary Edwards. They were the parents of nineteen children. Jack lived to the age of 96.

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From a region of Sorrow & Pain.
To the glorious land by Deity blest,
Where he never can suffer again.


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  • Created by: Sixxfan (K.Wallace)
  • Added: 23 Mar 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 87251183
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Claudius Wallace (6 Jan 1806–16 May 1888), Find a Grave Memorial no. 87251183, citing Saint Patricks Cemetery, Garry Owen, Jackson County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Sixxfan (K.Wallace) (contributor 47755054) .