Wallace

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Wal·​lace | \ˈwä-ləs \

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Alfred Russel 1823–1913 English naturalist

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George Corley 1919–1998 American politician

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Henry Agard \ ˈā-​ˌgärd \ 1888–1965 American agriculturist, editor, and politician; vice president of the U.S. (1941–45)

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Lewis 1827–1905 Lew Wallace American lawyer, general, and novelist

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Sir William circa 1270–1305 Scottish patriot

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