Sophronia Jane Steed

Female 1836 - 1918  (81 years)


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  • Name Sophronia Jane Steed 
    Born 21 Dec 1836  Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 21 Jul 1918  Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Marshall County, KY at Wallace Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Sophronia Steed was the sister of Folana Steed who married Erasmus Stimpson Wallace, brother to Alexander Clark Wallace. (from the work of Allen Wallace.)
    Person ID I24937  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 2 May 2011 

    Family Alexander Clark Wallace,   b. 14 Apr 1827, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1889, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [1
    Married 27 Jan 1855  Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Seven children were born to Alexander Clark Wallace and Sophronia Jane Steed, four of whom were born in NC and three in KY. (from Allen Wallace's work).

      Alexander Clark and family, along with two of his brothers and their families and others, traveled by covered wagon to KY probably in the spring of 1868 (see notes listed with Erasmus Stimpson Wallace). In one of the wagons was a dresser that now is in the possession of Lewis Edward Wallace, a great-grandson of Alexander Clark Wallace. On the Back of one of the dresser drawers are clearly written the initials A.C.W., S.J.W., J.R.W., C.C.W., A.J.W., C.E.W., E.M.W., L.J.W., AND L.E.R.B.W. These are the initials of Alexander Clark Wallace, Sophronia Jane Wallace, and their seven children listed in order of their age.
    Children 
     1. James R. Wallace,   b. 21 Dec 1857, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1878, Marshall County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +2. Cornelia Camoline Wallace,   b. 28 Sep 1860, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Marshall County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Alexander Jason Wallace,   b. 28 Jun 1862, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1885, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     4. Corrinia E. Wallace,   b. 18 Oct 1864, Montgomery County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1888, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    +5. E. Milton Wallace,   b. 7 Jan 1874, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1905, Graves County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     6. Lula Ida Wallace,   b. 12 Oct 1877,   d. 12 Jun 1900  (Age 22 years)
     7. Effie Wallace,   b. 10 Aug 1880, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1899  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 2 May 2011 
    Family ID F7634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Dec 1836 - Montgomery County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jan 1855 - Montgomery County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Jul 1918 - Graves County, KY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Marshall County, KY at Wallace Cemetery Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1154] William and Chaney Wallace and their Descendants, Allen Maxwell Wallace, (1973, Privately Published, Lexington, KY).