Ruffin Wallace

Male 1832 - 1864  (32 years)


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  • Name Ruffin Wallace 
    Born 1832 
    Gender Male 
    _MILT Civil War Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 Sep 1864  Union Prison, Elmira, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850, Aug 30 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 182
      Joseph Wallis 52 M, Farmer, Born in NC
      Chaney Wallis 50 F, Born in NC
      Ruffin Wallis 18 M, Born in NC
      Seaborn Wallis 17 M, Born in NC
      Alexander Wallis 15 M, Born in NC

      1852 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Ruffin Wallace listed in District 6 (no acreage given)

      1852, Feb 28 -- Land Grant #3825, Moore County, NC
      Ruffin Wallis received 100 acres located on Pineley Branch of Jackson Creek on both sides of the Flowers Road. John McInnis and Alexander Wallis were chain carriers.

      1853, Apr 9 -- Land Grant #3810, Moore County, NC
      Maurice Q. Waddell received 640 acres located on both sides of Flowers Road on Jacksons Creek east of Drowning Creek adjoining Daniel McKenzie, Alexander Martin, Ruffin Wallis and Aldred. John R. Currie and Daniel McInnis were chain carriers.

      1853, Nov 11 -- Land Grant #7063, Montgomery County, NC
      Calvin H. Rush received 100 acres located on waters of Mountain Creek and the Fayetteville Road adjoining his own line, John M.N. Clark and Alex. McLeod. William Malloch and Ruffin Wallace were chain carriers.

      1854 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Ruffin Wallace listed in District 6 (no acreage given)

      1855 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Ruffin Wallace listed in District 6 (no acreage given)

      1855, Dec 19 -- Land Grant #4229, Moore County, NC
      W. B. Richardson and A. R. McDonald received 640 acres on Suck Branch of Jackson Creek and Flowers Road and path from Asa Smith to Benjamin Bailey adjoining Maurice Q. Waddill, Benjamin Bailey, Daniel McKenzie, Ruffin Wallace, R.A. Stewart and John Jones. R.J. McDonald and Archd. C. Caddell were chain carriers.

      1856, Jan 31 -- 1853-1856 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 450
      Richard Street, Ruffin Wallace, James Fields, W.H. Tyson and N.S. Brown appointed patrol in District #2 for one year.

      1857, Nov 19 -- Record of Marriages, Moore County, NC Page 48
      Ruffin Wallace and Salina Fry were married by William Barrett, JP.

      1860, Sep 17 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 235, Carthage Post Office
      Ruffin Wallace 31 M, Farmer, $150 Real Estate, $150 Personal Property, Born in NC
      Salina Wallace 20 F, Born in NC
      Elizabeth Wallace 2 F, Born in NC

      1861, Sept 12 -- Civil War Service Records
      Rufus Wallace enlisted in Company C, 35th Regiment in Moore County, NC at age 27. On Jun 17, 1864, Ruffin Wallace was captured near Petersburg, VA at confined at Point Lookout, MD. On Jul 27, 1864, he was transferred to Union Prison in Elmira, NY where he died of pneumonia on Sep 30, 1864.
    Person ID I00277  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2020 

    DNA Tests  3 DNA tests are associated with Ruffin Wallace 

    Father Joseph Wallace,   b. Between 1792 and 1798, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1865 and 1870  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother Chaney,   b. 1800,   d. Bef 1870  (Age < 70 years) 
    Family ID F0006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Salina Fry,   b. 1840,   d. Bef 5 Aug 1885  (Age < 45 years) 
    Married 19 Nov 1857  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Wallace,   b. 1859
    +2. Jerome A. Wallace,   b. 1861,   d. 1923  (Age 62 years)
     3. Charles Wallace,   b. 1864
    Family ID F0062  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Nov 1857 - Moore County, NC Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1857 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC - Ruffin Wallace & Salina Fry
    1857 Marriage Register, Moore County, NC - Ruffin Wallace & Salina Fry
    1852 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3825 - Ruffin Wallace
    1852 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #3825 - Ruffin Wallace

    Histories
    Wallace DNA Project
    Wallace DNA Project
    The results of numerous Wallace and Ritter DNA tests