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Wacker, Henry W.
Born: about 1884 in Germany
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
Town: Greensburg
County: Kiowa
Party: Republican
District: 93
Chamber: House 1913
Source material: 1)---1920 U.S. Census, Kansas, Kiowa County, Greensburg city
Wade, Ambrose Ford
Born: October 29, 1843
Died: November 11, 1922
Occupation: Rancher, Manufacturer
Town: Keene
County: Wabaunsee
District: 53
Chamber: House 1889
Owned a cheese factory in Keene, Kansas. 1)---Information provided courtesy of Linnea Peltola, a relative of Representative Wade.
Waggener, Balie Peyton
Born: July 18, 1847 in Platt County, Missouri
Died: April 28, 1918 in Atchison, Kansas
Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Atchison
County: Atchison
Party: Democrat
District: 2
Chamber: House 1903; Senate 1905, 1907, SS1908, 1913, 1915
Married Emma Louis Hetherington. His grandson, Balie P. Waggener, and his great grandson, Sterling Peyton, were also Kansas legislators. Source material: 1)---Kansas Illustriana (Hebron, Neb. : Illustriana Inc., 1933) p. 1186 (biographies of his son, William Peyton Waggener, and grandson, Bailey Peyton Waggener. 2)---Kansas and Kansans (Chicago : Lewis, 1918).
Waggener, Sterling Peyton
Born: July 28, 1929
Died:
Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Topeka
County: Shawnee
Party: Republican
District: 31
Chamber: House 1981, 1982
Notes: His father, Balie Peyton Waggener, and his great grandfather, Balie Peyton Waggener, were both Kansas legislators.
Waggoner, Grant
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Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Baxter Springs
County: Cherokee
Party: Republican
District: 23
Chamber: House 1915, 1929, SS1930, 1931, 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936, 1937, SS1938
 
Wagle, Susan
Born: September 27, 1953
Died:
Occupation: Business/Real Estate Investment
Town: Wichita
Link: http://www.kslegislature.org
County: Sedgwick
Party: Republican
District: 99; 30
Chamber: House 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999; Senate 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, SS2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, SS2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, SS2016, 2017, 2018
Speaker Pro Tem of the House 1995-1998. Senate President 2013-2018. First woman elected to those positions. Source material: 1)---http://www.kslegislature.org
Wagnon, Joan
Born: October 17, 1940
Died:
Occupation: Executive Director, Topeka YWCA
Town: Topeka
County: Shawnee
Party: Democrat
District: 55
Chamber: House 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994
She was the Mayor of Topeka from 1997 to 2001, the city's first female mayor. Spouse is William.
Wagoner, P. C.
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Town: Logan
County: Phillips
Party: Populist
District: 105; 88
Chamber: House 1891; House 1893
 
Wagstaff, William Ross
Born: July 18, 1823 in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Died: February 14, 1894 south of Paola, Kansas
Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Paola
County: Miami
Party: Democrat
District: 9
Chamber: House 1862
Married Mary J. Redfield Torey in Lexington, Kentucky. Ran for Governor in 1862. First Democrat elected to the Judicial Branch in Kansas. Source material: 1)---Information provided through the research of John Jackson, KSGenWeb Civil War Coordinator, and Mr. Wagstaff's obituary taken from the Miami Republican 2/16/1894
Wait, J. D.
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Town: Greeley
County: Linn
District: 32
Chamber: House 1879
 
Wait, Walter S.
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Town: Lincoln Center
County: Lincoln
District: 112
Chamber: House 1879
 
Waite, Davis H.
Born: April 9, 1825 in Jamestown, New York
Died: November 27, 1901 in Aspen, Colorado
Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Larned
County: Pawnee
Party: Populist
District: 121
Chamber: House 1879
Married to Frances Eliza Russell in 1851. After her passing he later married Celia O, Maltby on January 8, 1885.
Wakefield, John Allen
Born: February 11, 1797 in Pendleton, South Carolina
Died: June 18, 1873 in Lawrence, Kansas
Occupation: Historian, Physician and Lawyer
Town:
County: Douglas
District: 39
Chamber: House 1864
Was an American historian, politician, soldier, physician, and lawyer.
Wakefield, William
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Town: Humboldt
County: Allen
District: 48
Chamber: House 1873
 
Walker, Arthur D.
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District: 50
Chamber: House 1929
 
Walker, David F.
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Occupation: Merchant
Town: Springdale
County: Leavenworth
Party: Republican
District: 28
Chamber: House 1863; 1864
 
Walker, Doug
Born: January 11, 1952 in Independence, Kansas
Died:
Occupation: Teacher
Town: Osawatomie
County: Miami
Party: Democrat
District: 12
Chamber: Senate 1989, SS1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996
 
Walker, Elijah
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Town: St. George
County: Pottawatomie
District: 68
Chamber: House 1879
 
Walker, Ida M.
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Occupation: Journalist
Town: Norton
County: Norton
Party: Republican
District: 101
Chamber: House 1921, 1923, SS1923
 
Walker, Isaiah
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Occupation: Merchant
Town: Wyandotte
County: Wyandotte
Party: Whig
District: 31
Chamber: House 1866
 
Walker, Jack D.
Born: April 5, 1922
Died:
Occupation: Physician
Town: Overland Park
County: Johnson
Party: Republican
District: 8
Chamber: Senate 1985, 1986
 
Walker, Louis A.
Born: May 6, 1815 in Stubenville, Ohio
Died: April 26, 1892 in Gulfport, Mississippi
Occupation: Farmer
Town: Independence
County: Montgomery
Party: Democrat
District: 65
Chamber: House 1875
Came to Montgomery County, Kansas in 1872 from Nebraska. Source material: 1)---Information provided through the research of John Jackson, KSGenWeb, Civil War coordinator.
Walker, M. B.
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District: 82
Chamber: House 1909
 
Walker, Orville C.
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Occupation: Implement dealer, Farmer, Stockman
Town: Sharon Springs
County: Wallace
Party: Republican
District: 110
Chamber: House 1949, 1951, 1953
 
Walker, P. A.
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Town: New Ulysses
County: Grant
District: 118
Chamber: House 1913
 
Walker, Richard B.
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Occupation: Attorney
Town: Newton
County: Harvey
Party: Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977
 
Walker, Samuel
Born: October 19, 1822 in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: February 6, 1893 in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas
Occupation: Lawman, Politician
Town: Lawrence
County: Douglas
District: 19
Chamber: Senate 1873
Married to Marian E. Lowed in 1842. Served in the Civil War
Walker, Thomas F.
Born: May 5, 1916 in Burlington, Iowa
Died: December 15, 1997
Occupation: Real estate broker, Licensed abstractor
Town: Newton
County: Harvey
Party: Republican
District: 72
Chamber: House 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, SS1987, 1988, 1989, SS1989, 1990
Married Norma M. Doell on May 27, 1940 Source material: 1)--- Obit from Topeka Capital Journal 12/17/1997
Walker, Wilson M.
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Town: Effingham
County: Atchison
District: 3
Chamber: House 1889
 
Wall, N. B.
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Occupation: Car dealer
Town: Sedan
County: Chautauqua
Party: Republican
District: 49; 24
Chamber: House 1929, SS1930, 1931, 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936; Senate 1937, SS1938, 1939, 1941
Died before 1943 Session; vacancy filled by Ralph Perkins.
Wallace, B. F.
Born: 1845 in Dover, Ohio
Died:
Occupation: Hardware merchant
Town: Mankato, Jewell, Effingh
County: Jewell, Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 109; 103; 2
Chamber: House 1885, 1886; House 1887; Senate 1897
Came to Kansas in 1860. Served in Company D, Seventeenth Kansas Volunteer Infantry. Married. Source material: 1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Company, 1897).
Wallace, J. E.
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Town: Ness City
District: 98
Chamber: House 1911
 
Wallace, J. L.
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Occupation: Physician
Town: Leavenworth
County: Leavenworth
Party: Democrat
District: 29
Chamber: House 1868
 
Wallace, John W.
Born: September 13, 1886 in Waverly, Kansas
Died:
Occupation: Life insurance, School administrator (Retired)
Town: Mound City
County: Linn
Party: Republican
District: 15; 17
Chamber: House 1959, 1960; House 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, SS1964
Source material: 1)---1961 Kansas Legislative Directory. (Topeka, Kan. : Midwest Industry Magazine, Kansas Construction Magazine, 1961.)
Wallace, R. J.
Born: 1856 in Savannah, Andrew County, Missouri
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
Town: Hill City
County: Graham
Party: Populist
District: 101
Chamber: House 1897, 1898
Came to Kansas in 1887. Married and the father of six children. Source material: 1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897. Topeka, Kan. : Geo Crane & Co., 1896.
Wallack, B. F.
Born: 1845 in Dover, Ohio
Died:
Occupation: Hardware merchant
Town: Effingham
County: Atchison & Jackson
District: 2
Chamber: Senate 1897
Came to Kansas in 1860. Married and the father of six children. Source material: 1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897 (Topeka, Kan. : Crane & Company, 1897).
Wallen, E. A.
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Occupation: Realtor
Town: Parsons
County: Labette
Party: Democrat
District: 24
Chamber: House 1923, 1927
 
Walrond, Z. T.
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Town: Osborne
County: Osborne
District: 101
Chamber: House 1887, 1889
 
Walter, H. E.
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Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Syracuse
County: Hamilton
Party: Republican
District: 117
Chamber: House 1923, 1925
 
Walters, C. L.
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Town: Scammonville
County: Cherokee
District: 24
Chamber: House 1893
 
Walters, Charles R.
Born: 1852 in Table Grove, Fulton County, Illinois
Died:
Occupation: Real estate
Town: Oswego
County: Labette
Party: Democrat
District: 27
Chamber: House 1897, 1898
Came to Kansas in 1879. Married and the father of four children. Source material: 1)---Handbook of the Kansas Legislature, 1897. Topeka, Kan. : Geo Crane & Co., 1896.
Walters, M. L.
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Town: Scammonville
County: Cherokee
Party: Populist
District: 24
Chamber: House 1893
 
Walters, Matt L.
Born: November 14, 1893
Died: July 1, 1954
Occupation: Pharmacist (Retired)
Town: Atchison
County: Atchison
Party: Republican
District: 2; 2
Chamber: House 1947, 1949, 1951; Senate 1953
Notes: Succeeded by Karl W. Root in 1955.
Walters, Raimon G.
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Occupation: Stockman
Town: Garden City
County: Finney
Party: Republican
District: 115; 37
Chamber: House 1933, SS1933, SS1934, 1935, SS1936; Senate 1937, SS1938, 1939, 1941
 
Walton, Amos
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Occupation: Farmer
Town: Vineland
County: Douglas
Party: Republican
District: 37
Chamber: House 1869
 
Walton, J. L.
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County: Graham
Chamber: House 1881
 
Walton, Wirt W.
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Town: Clay Center
County: Clay
District: 76
Chamber: House 1883
 
Wamsley, James
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Occupation: Blacksmith
Town: Crawfordsville
County: Crawford
Party: Republican
District: 86
Chamber: House 1869
 
Ward, A. H.
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Occupation: Lawyer
Town: Neodesha
County: Wilson
Party: Republican
District: 29
Chamber: House 1921
 
Ward, Earl D.
Born:
Died: April 25, 1981
Occupation: Insurance
Town: Mission Hills
County: Johnson
Party: Republican
District: 25
Chamber: House 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976
 
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