Thomas Jefferson Wallace and Family


Contributed by:  Scott Wallace

Wallace family

Thomas Jefferson Wallace and wife Mary Ellen Gilliland and their five children.
Thomas Jefferson was born in Mississippi on 5 March 1886.
Born in Freestone was, his son and Scott's grandfather, Emmette Jesse Wallace and Scott presumes the other children as well.
T J and his wife Mary Ellen are buried in Cleburne Memorial Cemetery in Johnson County.
 It is believed his father Elisha Wallace was buried in the county.
They are from left to right: Thomas Jefferson Wallace, Emmette Jesse, Hugh L., Martin Luther, William E., Mary, and Mary Ellen Gilliland.