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Lewis "Lew" Wallace
Birth: Apr. 10, 1827
Brookville
Franklin County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1905
Crawfordsville
Montgomery County
Indiana, USA

Civil War Union Major General, New Mexico Territorial Governor, Author. He rose to the rank of Major General in the Union Army during the Civil War. After the war he served as Territorial Governor of New Mexico, and during his term in office wrote the classic novel "Ben Hur". 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Wallace (1799 - 1859)
  Esther French Test Wallace (1807 - 1834)
 
 Siblings:
  William Wallace (1825 - 1891)**
  Lewis Wallace (1827 - 1905)**
  Lewis Wallace (1827 - 1905)
  John Test Wallace (1829 - 1832)**
  Edward Test Wallace (1831 - 1885)**
  David Wallace (1836 - 1852)**
  Mary Sanders Wallace Leathers (1837 - 1871)**
  Ellen S Wallace (1845 - 1846)**
  Agnes Wallace Steiner (1848 - 1928)**
  David Wallace (1852 - 1911)**
  Jemima Sanders Wallace (1854 - 1866)**
  Sanders Wallace (1857 - 1858)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery *
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 36, Lot 3
*Cenotaph [?]
 
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Record added: May 24, 2011
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Lewis Lew Wallace
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Rest In Peace, General Wallace!
- Eman Bonnici
 Added: Jul. 4, 2016
On your 189th birthday
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Apr. 9, 2016

- Lillian
 Added: Feb. 15, 2016
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