Family: Emsley Thomas Wallace / Priscilla Melton (F0024)

m. 25 Aug 1859


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  • Emsley Thomas  WallaceFather | Male
    Emsley Thomas Wallace

    Born  15 Feb 1837  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Jul 1918  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  26 Jul 1918  Moore County, NC at Emsley Wallace Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  25 Aug 1859  James Melton/Temperance Horner Homeplace, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Isham Wallace | F0010 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nancy Furr | F0010 Group Sheet 

    Priscilla  MeltonMother | Female
    Priscilla Melton

    Born  29 Sep 1834  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Aug 1909  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Moore County, NC at Emsley Wallace Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  James Melton | F0030 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Temperance Horner | F0030 Group Sheet 

    Elizabeth Jane  WallaceChild 1 | Female
    + Elizabeth Jane Wallace

    Born  28 Apr 1861  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Aug 1934  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  27 Aug 1934  Robbins, Moore County, NC at Tabernacle United Methodist Church Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Baxter Williams | F0111 
    Married  Abt 1883   

    Sindy Ann "Annie" WallaceChild 2 | Female
    + Sindy Ann "Annie" Wallace

    Born  10 Mar 1863  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  13 Dec 1930  Rockingham, Richmond County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  14 Dec 1930  Rockingham, Richmond County, NC at Northam Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Lineberry B. Maness | F0124 
    Married  Abt 1882   

    Louisa Elafair WallaceChild 3 | Female
    + Louisa Elafair Wallace

    Born  13 Apr 1865  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Mar 1944  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  11 Mar 1944  Vass, Moore County, NC at Johnson Grove Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  James Poling Garner | F0123 
    Married  17 Mar 1892  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location

    Sarah Catherine "Kate" WallaceChild 4 | Female
    + Sarah Catherine "Kate" Wallace

    Born  13 Oct 1868   
    Died  29 Aug 1941   
    Buried    Robbins, Moore County, NC at Tabernacle United Methodist Church Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  George W. Williams | F0113 
    Married  Abt 1885   

    Callie Lee  WallaceChild 5 | Female
    Callie Lee Wallace

    Born  30 Jun 1870   
    Died  23 Nov 1916  Presbyterian Hospital, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  24 Nov 1916  Moore County, NC at Bensalem Presbyterian Church Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  James Britt | F0125 
    Married  26 Oct 1899  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location

    Addie Florence  WallaceChild 6 | Female
    Addie Florence Wallace

    Born  7 Mar 1872   
    Died  18 Aug 1943  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Robbins, Moore County, NC at Tabernacle United Methodist Church Find all individuals with events at this location

    Lucian Thomas  WallaceChild 7 | Male
    + Lucian Thomas Wallace

    Born  15 Jan 1876  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1 Jul 1935  Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Robbins, Moore County, NC at Tabernacle United Methodist Church Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Nancy Jane "Nan" Williams | F0036 
    Married  24 Dec 1896  John Spanker Williams/Mary Catherine Williams Homeplace, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location

    Martha "Mattie" WallaceChild 8 | Female
    + Martha "Mattie" Wallace

    Born  28 Oct 1878  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Oct 1955  St. Joseph of Pines Hospital, Pinehurst, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried  10 Oct 1955  Moore County, NC at Bensalem Presbyterian Church Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Daniel Bethune Britt, Jr. | F0107 
    Married  15 Feb 1900  Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Documents
    Emsley Wallace, Priscilla Melton and their children
    Emsley Wallace, Priscilla Melton and their children
    Daughter Mattie Wallace Britt copied this directly from their family bible
    Map of the Robbins Crossroads and Flint Hill Church Area in Moore County, NC
    Map of the Robbins Crossroads and Flint Hill Church Area in Moore County, NC

    Histories
    Emsley Wallace
    Emsley Wallace
    Emsley Thomas Wallace, son of Isham Wallace and Nancy Furr, married Priscilla Melton (1834-1909),daughter of James Melton and Temperance Horner. The Wallaces and the Meltons were close neighbors and there were four marriages between the families; Emsley and three of his brothers went on to marry four of James Meltonís daughters. Emsley and Priscilla lived just southeast of the town of Robbins at the end of the present day Rushwood Road. Like many of his time, Emsley spent the majority of his life farming the 230 acres of land he owned near Buffalo Creek.

  • Notes 
    • at the residence of the bride's mother, by Dr. John Shaw