of Alberta

Wall, Cliff, Family History, 2007, 15 cm.

Accession 2009.043

Title and Description

Wall, Cliff, Family History, 2007, 15 cm.

Administrative/Biographical History

Cliff Wall was born on 1 December 1926 near Macrorie, Saskatchwan, the son of Henry P. Wall and Anna Unruh.  The family took up a homestad in the Nipawin district of Saskatchewan in the 1930s.  In 1947 they moved on to Vancouver Island where Cliff met and married Dorothy Michelson the following year.   They moved on again in 1960, to San Jose California where Cliff established an automotove financing and leasing business.  In retirement Cliff Wall spent 12 years researching the family history.

Scope and Content

The fond consists of 26 entries documenting the genealogy, family histories and stories of Cliff Wall's maternal and 
paternal ancestors and relatives. 

Source of Acquisition

Donated by Cliff Wall


Accession 2009.043

Finding Aid:
1. Overview
2 Index
3. Appreciation and Introduction
4. Our Family History
5. Tobias A. Unruh (1819-1875)
6. Our History - Anabaptist Origins
7. Ships Pictures
8. The Neufeld Family Legend
9. The Unruh Family from 1750
10. Tobias B. Unruh & Katharina Spering
11. Peter Tobias Unruh & Eva Dirksen
12. The Daniel Unruh Family
13. The Harder Family
14. Henry Wall (1843-1916) & Family
15. The Toews Connection
16. The house of Dirk
17. The Voth Family
18. The Jacob Voth Family
19 The Funk Family Connection
20. The Wedel Connection
21. The Hiebert Family
22. Peter Wall and Mary Buller
23. The Henry Peter Wall Family
24. The Cliff Wall Story
25. The clifford & Dorothy Wall Family
26 Addendum