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Elizabeth Wanless - was born on 24 Aug 1804 in Wallsend, Northumberland, England
William Wanless - was born on 24 Aug 1809 in St. Andrews, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England
George Wanless - was born on 24 Aug 1848 in Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, England
Neville Wanliss - was born on 24 Aug 1876 in Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
George Wanlass - was born on 24 Aug 1879 in Lehi, Utah Co, Utah, USA

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Tree #18: William Wanless and (1) Ursula English (2) Isabella Kilpatrick

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This database contains descendants of William Wanless (1800-1884) and his wives (1) Ursula English and (2) Isabella Kilpatrick. Although William was born in Hawick, Scotland, the earliest several generations in this tree lived in Haltwhistle, NBL, England.

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This genealogy site hosts the family histories of all forms of the Wanless name. If you are a Wanless, Wandless, Wanlass, Wanliss, Wandlass, or Wanlace, you will probably find your family represented here. If not, we want to know about you! Step in, relax, explore the site, and learn about the fascinating people who bear this surname in all its forms.

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GRO Birth Index 1837-1911 updated with mother’s maiden surnames

Updated the GRO Birth Index for 1837 to mid-1911 with mother’s maiden surnames, which are now supplied on the main GRO site.

Thomas Wanless & Ann Marshall moved to tree 52

Moved the 45-person tree of Thomas Wanless & Ann Marshall from the catch-all database (tree 100) into tree 52 (John Wanless and Ann Harpley/Hartley). We’re 90% sure Thomas is a son of John and added […]

George Wandless & Ann Lax moved to the Lumley-area tree

Moved the family of George Wandless & Ann Lax from the Strays tree into tree 35. Realized that Ann Lax Wandless was the Ann Wandless who married Thomas Turnbull, because their son William Turnbull b. […]