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Lew Wallace (Lewis Wallace) was born on 10 April, 1827 in Brookville, Indiana, USA, is a Writer. Discover Lew Wallace's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Lew Wallace networth?

Popular As Lewis Wallace
Occupation writer
Age 78 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born 10 April 1827
Birthday 10 April
Birthplace Brookville, Indiana, USA
Date of death 15 February, 1905
Died Place Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA
Nationality USA

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Who Is Lew Wallace's Wife?

His wife is Susan Arnold Elston (1852 - 15 February 1905) ( his death) ( 1 child)

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Wife Susan Arnold Elston (1852 - 15 February 1905) ( his death) ( 1 child)
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Lew Wallace Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-2022. So, how much is Lew Wallace worth at the age of 78 years old? Lew Wallace’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from USA. We have estimated Lew Wallace's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2022 $1 Million - $5 Million
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He is most famous today as the author of "Ben-Hur", which has been filmed several times, most notably in 1959 (Ben-Hur (1959)) starring Charlton Heston.


As governor of New Mexico Territory in 1879 he offered a pardon to notorious outlaw William H. Bonney (aka Billy the Kid), but subsequently withdrew the offer when Bonney failed to apply for it. Bonney was later shot to death by a sheriff who had been hunting him.


The son of the governor of Indiana, Lew Wallace lived in Indianapolis as a young boy. He served in the Mexican War, and afterwards became a lawyer and was elected to the state Senate. He served again in the Union army during the Civil War, reaching the rank of major general. He was noted for repulsing an attempted raid by Confederate Gen. Jubal Early on Washington, DC, in 1864. After the Civil War, Wallace was appointed governor of New Mexico Territory and later minister to Turkey.