!James was a flight surgeon and served three years in Europe during World War II. He was hur t in the Battle of France and this was the cause of his death later.
The 1850 Census shows James and Samantha living in Roxbury Twp., Washington Co., OH. (Roxbury is now in Morgan Co.). By 1870 they were living in Windsor Twp., Morgan Co. next to their son, James A. Wallace. In 1880, Samantha was still living next to James A. In the 1880 Census, she gave her father's birthplace as VT and her mother's as PA.
Ceremony performed by Daniel Roach, Justice of the Peace, Morgan Co. On 1 Aug 1862, Jane, then a resident of Adams Twp., Washington Co., OH, applied for a widow's pension (on her husband's service) under the 14 Jul 1862 Act of Congress, and made affadavit that she was 48 years old. !MARRIAGE:Marriage Record for Morgan County, Ohio, Volume A Maydell Alderman; ; ; ; ;