John Wallace, of Kelly and Neilstounside

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John Wallace, of Kelly and Neilstounside

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Wallace of Cairnhill and Lilias Wallace
Husband of Janet Colquhoun
Father of Robert Wallace; Lt. Gen. Sir James Maxwell Wallace and Anne Colquhoun Wallace
Brother of William Wallace; Hugh Wallace, of Biscany, Jamaica; Mary Wallace; Christian Wallace; Margaret Neilson and 1 other

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About John Wallace, of Kelly and Neilstounside

John Wallace of Nielstonside, Cessnock, and Kelly. Born, 1712; died, 1805. West India merchant and planter. Second son of Thomas Wallace of Cairnhill, younger brother of John Wallace of Elderslie, whose only child, Helen (No. 84), was heiress of Elderslie. Married, first, Anne, second daughter of Provost John Murdoch (No. 50), whose child died in infancy

second, Jean Porterfield of Duchal, who bore him five children, one of whom became Mrs. Hozier of Newlands; and third, Janet, daughter of Robert Colquhoun of St. Christophers, by whom he had sixteen children, amongst them, Robert Wallace of Kelly (No. 550), M.P., General Sir James Maxwell Wallace, K.C.B., Frances, who became Mrs. JamesMurdoch (No. 410),and the centenarian, Ann Wallace (No. 552).

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Age 61
February 21, 1783
Age 71
Age 93