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Elinor "Nellie" Wanless - was born on 28 Jan 1823 in St. Andrews, Argenteuil, Quebec, Canada
Charles Wanless - was born on 28 Jan 1894 in Glebe, New South Wales, Australia
Howard Reese Wanless - was born on 28 Jan 1899 in McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon
Leonard Barrett Wanless - was born on 28 Jan 1913 in Anoka, Anoka Co, Minnesota
Thomas Frederick Gray Wanless - was born on 28 Jan 1929 in Aldershot Hampshire England

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Tree #37: John Wanless & Eleanor Trotter

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John Wanless (abt 1777-1819) & his wife Eleanor Trotter lived most of their adult lives at Raby Park, Staindrop parish, Durham, England. Primary locations for their children are Staindrop, Gainford, and surrounding areas.

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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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Major revamp of Wanless Web

Wanless Web has been completely redone (still working on it). The site now uses WordPress instead of static pages, to make it easier to update. I’ve integrated – to some extent – WordPress and TNG […]

Newspaper Extracts from England, Scotland, and Wales

Source: The Gale Group’s 19th Century British Newspapers data set (offered at some universities, the British Library, and occasionally on free trial at other sites); now available as the and The Times (London) Digital […]

19th Century Births, Marriages, Deaths in Newspapers

Births in the newspapers

Source: Gale Group 19th Century British Newspapers and The Times Digital Archive

The Newcastle Courant etc (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England), Friday, April 1, 1870

Born at Newcastle, in Westmoreland terrace, on the 26th […]