William Bland Wallace
- Born: 14 Jan 1878, Frenches Creek, Bladen County, NC
- Marriage: Martha Jane Horrell Abt 1900, NC
- Died: 28 Dec 1931, New Hanover County, NC, at age 53
- Buried: 29 Dec 1931, Woodcock Cem., Atkinson, Pender County, NC
William Bland Wallace and Martha Jane Horrell were first cousins.
In 1900 they were each still at home with their parents.
1910 Federal Census Records - Caswell Township, Pender County, North Carolina
William Bland, age 32, Farmer
Jane, age 30
Ella L., age 8
Marie, age 6
1916 Catherine Woodcock Wallace, mother of Bland, died November 7th.
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record
Name: Willie Bland Wallace
City: Not Stated
State: North Carolina
Birth Date: 14 Jan 1877
1920 Federal Census Records - Caswell Township, Pender County, North Carolina
William Bland age 44, Farmer
Jane, age 39
Arthur Bland, age 1 year, 9 months (Adopted son)
William Glisson Wallace, age 59, father, is living with the family.
(note: WG Wallace's will was signed Jan 23, 1926 and he died 22 days later on Feb 14, 1926).
1930 Federal Census Records - Caswell Township, Pender County, North Carolina
William Bland Wallace 56
Arthur 10 (adopted son)
Their two daughters, Ella Lee and Marie are married and have their own families.
Since the last census was taken in 1920, William Glisson Wallace, who was living with Bland and Jane, has died.
Bland is a farmer and owns his own home and farm.
New Hanover County Death Record
Certificate # Date of Death File Date Deceased's Name
32-551 12/28/1931 Wallace, William Bland
North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: William Bland Wallace
Birth Date: 14 Feb 1878 ( Draft Reg record says 14 Jan 1877)
Birth Place: Bladen, North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 28 Dec 1931
Death Location: Wilmington, New Hanover
Spouse's Name: Mattie J Horrell Wallace
Father's Name: Glisson Wallace
Mother's Name: Ann Katherine Woodcock
William married Martha Jane Horrell, daughter of George Washington Horrell and Martha M. Woodcock, about 1900 in NC. (Martha Jane Horrell was born on 7 Aug 1878 in Canetuck Township, New Hanover County, NC, died on 26 Mar 1958 in Caswell Township, Pender County, NC and was buried on 27 Mar 1958 in Woodcock Cem., Atkinson, Pender County, NC.)