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Margaret Wanless - was born on 26 Mar 1797 in Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Alexander Wanlass - was born on 26 Mar 1864 in Bathgate, Linlithgow (now West Lothian), Scotland
Alice Elizabeth Wanless - was born on 26 Mar 1864 in St. Andrew's, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada
Thomas Wanless - was born on 26 Mar 1882 in Ryhope, Durham, England
Mary Stodhart Wanless - was born on 26 Mar 1894 in St. Andrew, Edinburgh, Scotland

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Tree #14: Robert Wanless & Elizabeth Watson of Collace, Perth

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Robert Wanless married Elizabeth Watson in Collace, Perth, Scotland in 1809. This database follows the descendants of their son Robert (1809-1869) & his wife Isabel Nairne, around Collace, Perth and later Edinburgh.

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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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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. […]

Wanlesses mentioned in the Alnwick Mercury newspaper

Extracted from the Alnwick (Northumberland) Mercury at

Alnwick Mercury 1 June 1857 Deaths – At Australia, lately, aged 60, Mr. Wm. Wanless, blacksmith, formerly of Rock, near this town.

Alnwick Mercury 2 June 1862 […]