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Janet Wanless - was born on 17 Feb 1858 in Westruther, Berwick, Scotland
Mowbray Darling Wandless - was born on 17 Feb 1880 in Bishopwearmouth, Co. Durham, England
Fred Wanless - was born on 17 Feb 1899 in Springwell, Gateshead, Durham, England
Leonard Arrivee Wanless - was born on 17 Feb 1904 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, Ohio

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Tree #10: James/George Wanless & Elizabeth McInroy/McIlroy

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George Wanless was born about 1857 in Lochee, Dundee, Angus, Scotland to James or George Wanless and Elizabeth/Eliza McInroy or McIlroy (the records vary on their names). This database follows the descendants of George & his wife Maggie Duncan (married 1882 at Anderston, Glasgow).

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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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GRO Birth Index 1837-1911 updated with mother’s maiden surnames

Updated the GRO Birth Index for 1837 to mid-1911 with mother’s maiden surnames, which are now supplied on the main GRO site.

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. […]