WILLIAM EDWIN WALLACE
W. Ed. Wallace, realtor, was born in Salt Lake City, Utah, on May 27, 1900; the son of Will S. and Clara I. (Chambers) Wallace.
His preparatory education was obtained at the University of California from which he graduated in 1922 with the B.S. degree.
Mr. Wallace has been engaged in the real estate business since 1924, in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, California, specializing in residential properties.
Mr. Wallace was a member of the Board of Directors of Oakland (California) Real Estate Board from 1936 to 1937 and 1944 to 1951; president of Oakland Real Estate Board in 1947; vice president of California Real Estate Association in 1947; president of California Real Estate Association in 1949; vice president of National Association of Real Estate Boards in 1950. In 1951, 1952 and 1953, a member of Executive Committee of National Association of Real Estate Boards.
He holds membership in the Athens Club of Oakland and the Diablo Country Club.
Mr. Wallace married Edith Bowring of Salt Lake City, Utah, on January 25, 1928, and they have four children: Kenneth, age 21; Clark, age 19; Nancy Claire, age 17; and Keith, age 12. The family home is at 16 Bonita Avenue, Piedmont, California.
Offices: 3665 Grand Avenue, Oakland, California; Orinda Cross Roads.
Transcribed By: Cecelia M. Setty.
Source: “Eminent Californians 1953”, by Lee E. Johnson & C. W. Taylor. Page 144, C. W. Taylor Publ., Palo Alto, California, 1953.
© 2013 Cecelia M. Setty.