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Walter P Waggener
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1866
Martin
Weakley County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1938
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA

Walter P Waggener and his younger brother, Frank Wallace Waggener, were the two youngest of the six children born to Henry Gaines Waggener and his first wife, Sarah Elizabeth Baker. The Waggener children spent their early years in Tennessee. Their parents divorced when Walter and Frank were in their teens; they were embarassed by the end of the marriage of their parents and ran away to Texas, where they lived for many years. Both of the brothers married and their children born in Texas.

Walter and Lena Waggener, along with their three children are found in Young County, TX at the 1900 census and then by 1910 they are in Texico, Curry County, New Mexico, where he worked as a retail merchant in a furniture store.

By 1920 he and his wife are found in Estancia, NM, where he operated a second-hand store, a business he continued in Albuquerque, NM, where he and his wife are found at the 1930 census.

Walter P Waggener was also an itinerant Baptist minister.

Obituary for Walter P Waggener
from Newspaper in Albuquerque, NM

Age 72

Funeral services for W. P. Waggener who passed away at his home, will be held from the chapel of the Exter Mortuary. Rev. Zimmerman will officiate and interment will be in
Sunset Memorial Park.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Gaines Waggener (1831 - 1893)
  Sarah Elizabeth Baker Waggener (1842 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  Eleanor E King Waggener (1866 - 1941)*
 
 Children:
  Esther Elizabeth Waggener Harrison (1888 - 1967)*
  Grady Walter Waggener (1889 - 1952)*
  Elizabeth Jane Waggener Dowdy (1892 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ellen P Waggener Wells (1857 - 1891)*
  Laura Cordelia Waggener Baldridge (1861 - 1906)*
  Zora Elvira Waggener Waggener (1864 - 1944)**
  Walter P Waggener (1866 - 1938)
  Frank Wallace Wagner (1870 - 1956)*
  Frank Wallace Waggener (1870 - 1956)*
  Elvah Earl Waggener (1880 - 1968)**
  Levice Waggener (1882 - 1883)**
  Esther Gertrude Waggener Scates (1884 - 1973)**
  Gladys Waggener Paschall (1891 - 1984)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Park
Albuquerque
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA
 
Maintained by: Ruth Dowdy-McArthur
Originally Created by: Athanatos
Record added: Jan 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23982371
Walter P Waggener
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Walter P Waggener
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