Simon Wallace


6 West Russell Street
Orangeburg, SC


Simon “Sam” Aaron Wallace (1878-1925) was born in North Carolina to German immigrant Aaron Wallace (1843-1931) and Columbia, South Carolina native Clara Jacobs Wallace (1856-1926). Wallace operated a dry goods store at 6 West Russell Street in Orangeburg, South Carolina from at least 1918 until around the time of his death in 1925. Before Wallace moved to Orangeburg, he lived in Augusta, Georgia.

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Henry & Sylvia Yaschik Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation.

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