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Hugh Campbell Wallace

Hugh Campbell Wallace, American political organization worker. Awarded Grand Cross Legion of Honor (France). member Dem.

Background

  • Wallace, Hugh Campbell was born on February 10, 1863 in Lexington, Missouri, United States. Son of Thomas Bates and Lucy (Briscoe) Wallace.

  • Education

    • Descendant Peter Wallace, from Scotland to Virginia, 1706. Education public and private schools, Lexington, and under private tutors.

    Career

    • 1 son, Melville Weston Fuller. Receiver of public moneys for Utah, by appointment of President Cleveland, 1885-1887 (resigned). Elected member Democratic National Committee, 1892, reelected, 1896 (resigned), again elected, 1916, for term 1916-1920.

      Took a prominent part in nat. campaigns of 1892, 1912, 16. A. Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to France, February 1919-July 1921.

    Membership

    Member Dem.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred, d.
    • father: Thomas Bates Wallace
    • mother: Lucy (Briscoe) Wallace
    • spouse: Mildred
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    Born February 10, 1863
    Died January 1, 1931
    (aged 67)
    Nationality

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