William Wallace Sheffield

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for William Wallace Sheffield

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This is William Wallace Sheffield's basic pedigree chart. There are many additional tools for Wallace's genealogy below.

* William Wallace Sheffield
William Wallace Sheffield
15 Dec 1851 - 17 Jan 1905
Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States

Brother of James Sheffield, Lucian Sheffield, Lucius L. Sheffield, Matilda Ann (Sheffield) Davison, Lovilla Ruth (Sheffield) Templeton, Thomas Kirby Sheffield and Olive Blanche (Sheffield) Darner

Husband of Clara Louise (Robinson) Sheffield

Father of Elmer Wallace Sheffield, Oliver Abel Sheffield, William Albert Sheffield, Jesse Alford Sheffield and Robert Eugene Sheffield

Elisha Stratton Sheffield ancestors
17 Feb 1824 - 17 Aug 1907
Wilshamstead, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Thomas Sheffield ancestors
1791 - 10 Feb 1860
Sherington, Buckinghamshire, England
Thomas Sheffield ancestors
08 Oct 1763 - bef 09 Aug 1800
Great Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, England
* Thomas Sheffield more treemore tree ancestors
20 Sep 1732 -
* Anne Unknown ancestors
abt 1732 -
Anne Unknown ancestors
abt 1763 - abt 14 Oct 1806
* [g-g-grandfather?]
* [g-g-grandmother?]
Ann Stratton ancestors
bef 24 Apr 1791 - 21 Jul 1869
Clifton Reynes, Buckinghamshire, England
* [Stratton great-grandfather?] *
* [Stratton great-grandmother?] *
Ann Kirby ancestors
18 Sep 1828 - 16 Jan 1889
Portage Township, Wood, Ohio, United States
Samuel Kirby II ancestors
abt 1799 - 10 Apr 1845
* Samuel Kirby I ancestors
16 Feb 1771 - 01 Apr 1849
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, British Colonial America
* Thomas Kirby I more treemore tree ancestors
Dec 1729 - 29 Jul 1810
* Lucia Stocking more treemore tree ancestors
08 Aug 1739 - 28 Nov 1818
* Abigail Sage ancestors
05 Sep 1774 - 06 Feb 1856
Middletown Township, Middlesex, Connecticut
* Timothy Sage III more treemore tree ancestors
28 Sep 1743 - bef 19 May 1794
* Abigail Riley more treemore tree ancestors
14 Apr 1744 - 10 Mar 1807
Louisa Helphia Roberts ancestors
10 May 1806 - 15 Feb 1866
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
* Erastus Roberts ancestors
05 Jun 1781 -
Tariffville, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
* Nathaniel Roberts more treemore tree ancestors
25 Mar 1745 - 31 Jul 1800
* [Roberts g-g-grandmother?]
* Hilpah Holcomb ancestors
08 Jun 1787 - 23 Mar 1820
Granby, Hartford, Connecticut, United States
* Hezekiah Holcombe Jr. more treemore tree ancestors
02 Sep 1750 - 08 Nov 1820
* Chloe Pinney more treemore tree ancestors
abt 1750 - abt 10 Jun 1787

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Wallace's family history.

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Ancestor List for Wallace Sheffield ahnenlist
The ancestor list uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text. There are no images or colors. This makes it well-suited for printing when you're doing offline research.

Compact Family Tree
This alternative tree view is packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

Descendant List descendants
This shows up to five generations of children and grandchildren of Wallace along with their spouses.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Genetic genealogy is the new frontier. Our two DNA views are designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Wallace's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Wallace gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Wallace's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Wallace's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
This tool helps you take things a step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Wallace's tree. This is still fairly complex but it's getting simpler every day.

Dynamic Tree
The dynamic tree expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
This simple page illustrates nuclear families based on marriages. It's handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
This flexible tool enables you to see more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Global Family Tree Connection
How many degrees of separation are between Wallace and Henry VIII? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

Images of Wallace photos
Here are photographs and source images for Wallace. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Sheffields
This page shows all the Sheffields on WikiTree. It's useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Wallace. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Sheffield DNA Connections and SHEFFIELD G2G.

Location Maps map pin
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Boone, Boone County, Iowa on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Death: Earl Township, Frontier, Nebraska, United States on Google Maps | Open Street Map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
This view parallels the pedigree chart above but it is optimized for printing. It can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form at a family gathering.

Profile of Wallace
The profile page is the central place for organizing and viewing information and sources on an individual. This tree & tools page is a supplement to it. Whenever you see Wallace's name on WikiTree (and ideally, elsewhere on the Internet!) it will be linked to the profile at https://www.WikiTree.com/wiki/Sheffield-427 where Sheffield-427 is Wallace's unique WikiTree ID.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Sheffield-427 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Wallace and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch
Automatically search for Wallace on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL https://www.WikiTree.com/treewidget/Sheffield-427/4 into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
The surnames page is a quick reference sheet that displays seven generations of Wallace's family names. Many members share its URL https://www.WikiTree.com/treewidget/Sheffield-427/10 via e-mail, e.g. with a DNA match to ask if the other person recognizes a surname.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Wallace's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Wallace's profile so far.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Wallace's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Wallace or have a Sheffield family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate his tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Sheffield surname index, etc. The white dot for Wallace indicates that his profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Wallace's DNA
If Wallace's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Wallace's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Wallace's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Wallace's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Wallace and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Wallace.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Wallace's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Wallace
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Wallace and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Wallace's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Wallace's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Wallace. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via e-mail, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Wallace's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Wallace
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Wallace or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Wallace's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Wallace's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Wallace, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.