Wallace was born on 26 September 1881 at Stroud, Gloucestershire, to parents Thomas Humphris, a PM minister, and Sarah Ann Williams Penhorwood.
He emigrated to USA in 1909 arriving in New York on 24 September. Although starting in the United States as a methodist Minister, by 1930 he had become a Congregational pastor.
He married Jennie Penhorwood Shutt (1876-1957). They had two daughters.
- Anita Florence (1915-1999) – married Lynn I Solomon
- Vera Gwendoline (1916-2003) – married Clifford Kenneth Keller
Wallace died in 1964 at Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
- 1904 Portsmouth
- 1905 Swaffham
- 1906 Farringdon
- 1907 Saffron Walden
- 1909 ceased
W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990
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