Nathaniel D. Wallace

Nathaniel Dick Wallace ( born October 27, 1845 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee; † July 16, 1894 in Asheville, North Carolina ) was an American politician. Between 1886 and 1887 he represented the state of Louisiana in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Nathaniel Wallace attended the common schools and then studied until 1865 at Trinity College, Dublin ( Ireland). After his return to the United States in 1867, he worked in New Orleans in the commission business. Twice he was president of the Stock Exchange of New Orleans (New Orleans Produce Exchange). He was also engaged in crafts.

Politically, Wallace was a member of the Democratic Party. After the death of Mr Michael Hahn, he was at the due election for the second parliamentary seat of Louisiana as his successor in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he took his seat on December 9, 1886. Until March 3, 1887, he finished the opened legislature of his predecessor in Congress. In the regular congressional elections of 1886, he did not run.

Between 1886 and his death in 1894 was Nathaniel Wallace president of the company Consumers Ice Co. in New Orleans. He died on 16 July 1894 in the vicinity of Asheville and was then buried in New Orleans.