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John Newton Wanless - was born on 25 Oct 1846 in Pocahontas Co, Virginia
Janet Wanless - was born on 25 Oct 1847 in Barrow, Alwinton, Northumberland, England
Ralph C. Wanlass - was born on 25 Oct 1885 in Clinton, Clinton Co, Iowa, USA
Jennie Wanlass - was born on 25 Oct 1891 in Lehi, Utah Co, Utah, USA
Emlen Wanless - was born on 25 Oct 1906 in Athens Co, Ohio

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Tree #38: Thomas Wanless & Isabella Ferguson

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Thomas Wanless (b. abt 1756-1761) married Isabella Ferguson in 1803 in Lesbury, Northumberland, England. They had 2 known children: Isabella b. 1803 at Lesbury and John b. abt 1821 at Alnmouth. Isabella married George Donkin / Duncan and lived in Morpeth. John married Charlotte Turner and this database mostly follows their descendants in Amble, Morpeth, Willington Quay, and Essex. We would like to locate more children for Thomas & Isabella between 1809 and 1821 in the Lesbury / Alnmouth area. We suspect this line may link up with several families in the Amble / Warkworth area.

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