Wallace (surname)

Wallace (surname)

__NOTOC__Wallace is a surname, of Scottish origin (see Clan Wallace), and may refer to:

People

* Alfred Russel Wallace, British naturalist and biologist, who identified the Wallace Line and co-discovered natural selection
* Andy Wallace (producer)
* Andy Wallace (racing driver)
* Aria Wallace
* Barbara Brooks Wallace
* Barret Wallace
* Ben Wallace, NBA basketball player
* Ben Wallace (UK politician)
* Beryl Wallace
* Bess Truman (born Elizabeth Virginia Wallace)
* Beth Wallace
* Bill Wallace, musician with The Guess Who
* Bill Wallace (martial arts), U.S. kickboxer
* Bob Wallace

* Bronwen Wallace
* Christine Wallace (1960), Australian journalist and author

* Chris Wallace-Crabbe (1934), Australian poet
* Colin Wallace
* Dan Wallace
* Daniel Wallace (author)
* Danny Wallace (humorist)

* Dee Wallace-Stone
* DeWitt Wallace
* Edgar Wallace, British crime writer
* Euan Wallace
* Foy E. Wallace

* George Wallace, former Governor of Alabama
* George Wallace (comedian), US comedian
* George Wallace, Jr.
* George W. Wallace, Philippine-American War Medal of Honor recipient
* Gerald Wallace, NBA basketball player
* Harold Wallace
* Henry A. Wallace, former Vice President of the United States
* Henry Cantwell Wallace

* Irving Wallace
* I. T. A. Wallace-Johnson (Isaac Wallace-Johnson)
* James Wallace (Newfoundland politician)
* Jean Wallace
* Jerry Wallace
* Jessie Wallace
* Jim Wallace, Baron Wallace of Tankerness, British politician and former Deputy First Minister of Scotland
* Jim Wallace (author)
* J. M. Wallace-Hadrill
* Jock Wallace, Jr.

* Jonathan Wallace
* Jonathan H. Wallace
* Joseph Wallace
* Ken Wallace
* Kenny Wallace
* Kevin Wallace
* Leighanne Wallace
* Lew Wallace, U.S. Civil War general and author
* Lila Bell Wallace
* Lurleen Wallace
* Malcolm Wallace
* Marcia Wallace
* Marjorie Wallace
* Marjorie Wallace (SANE), CEO of SANE, the mental health charity
* Mark Wallace
* Mary Wallace
* Merv Wallace
* Michele Wallace, African American feminist

* Minik Wallace
* Naomi Wallace
* Nick Wallace
* Nicole Wallace, fictional character on the TV drama series "Law & Order: Criminal Intent"
* Randall Wallace, U.S. writer and film director
* Rasheed Wallace, NBA basketball player
* Raymond L. Wallace
* Richard Wallace (director)
* Richard Wallace (journalist)
* Richard Wallace (scientist), artificial intelligence researcher
* Sir Richard Wallace, 1st Baronet

* Rod Wallace
* Ross Wallace
* Rowena Wallace
* Rusty Wallace, NASCAR driver
* Samuel Thomas Dickson Wallace
* Sanford Wallace
* Seneca Wallace
* Sippie Wallace
* Steve Wallace (American football)
* Steve Wallace (NASCAR)
* Terry Wallace
* Tommy Lee Wallace
* Voletta Wallace

ee also

* Wallis
* [http://sankey.ws/wallacea.html Wallaces of the Pennines]


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