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Alfred Weller
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1835
Death: Jan. 18, 1916

Oldest Telegrapher Dead - Alfred Weller Worked at Keys Over Sixty Years. Laporte, Ind. - Jan. 22 - Alfred Weller, eighty years old, who had declared he was the oldest telegraph operator in the United States in point of service, having been continuously in service for more than sixty years, forty years of that time as manager of the Western Union office in Milwaukee, Wis.,is dead at his home. He was buried in Milwaukee. Weller learned telegraphy at Marshall, Mich.

He was the son of the late Rev. Henry Weller, chaplain of the Eighty-seventh Indiana Volunteers during the civil war. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Julia Griswold Seymour-Weller (1839 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Henry Seymour Weller (1862 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
Plot: Section 26
 
Created by: Nadeen Sobottka
Record added: Apr 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88463743
Alfred Weller
Added by: Nadeen Sobottka
 
Alfred Weller
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