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WAGNER (Soundex W256) — See also AGNER, BAGNERIS, DAGNER, GAGNER, HAGNER, LAGNER, MAGNER, MORAGNER, SAGNER, VANWAGNER, WAGENER, WAGER, WAGGNER, WAGNALLS, WAGNON, WAGONER, WANER, WANGER, WANGNER, WAPNER, WEGNER.

  WAGNER: See also Richard Bartholdt — Leonard J. Bodack — Charles Edward Dierker — Ernest Carl Fackler III — John B. Johnson — Edward Wagner Patton — Harry McLeary Wurzbach
  Wagner, A. Keith — of Iaeger, McDowell County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state senate 6th District, 1989-96. Still living as of 1996.
  Wagner, Adam Franklin (b. 1868) — also known as Adam F. Wagner — of Greenville, Wayne County, Mo. Born in Johnson City, Washington County, Tenn., July 18, 1868. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Wayne County, 1945-46; defeated, 1946, 1948. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Albert A. (1888-1967) — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. Born in 1888. Democrat. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Macomb County, 1935-36; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 7th District, 1936, 1940; mayor of Mt. Clemens, Mich., 1945-51; Macomb County Clerk, 1953-60. Died in 1967 (age about 79 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Alice — of Sanborn, Barnes County, N.Dak. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Dakota, 1944. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Amos — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Wisconsin, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Andy — of Tempe, Maricopa County, Ariz. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arizona 6th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Wagner, Ann (b. 1962) — also known as Ann Louise Trousdale — of Ballwin, St. Louis County, Mo. Born in St. Louis, Mo., September 13, 1962. Republican. Missouri Republican state chair, 1999-2005; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2004; U.S. Ambassador to Luxembourg, 2005-09; U.S. Representative from Missouri 2nd District, 2013-. Female. Still living as of 2018.
  See also congressional biography — Wikipedia article
  Wagner, B. R. — of Springfield, Bon Homme County, Dakota Territory (now S.Dak.). Member Dakota territorial council, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Bernard A. — of York, York County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1960, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wagner, Betty Joy — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1968. Female. Still living as of 1968.
  Wagner, Bob — Republican. Elected Montana state house of representatives 71st District 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Wagner, Bob See Robert G. Wagner
  Wagner, Bobby See Robert Ferdinand Wagner III
  Wagner, Brett — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 24th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wagner, Bryan See J. Bryan Wagner
  Wagner, C. F. — of Corvallis, Benton County, Ore. Mayor of Corvallis, Ore., 1929. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, C. Warren — Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 105th District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wagner, Carl E. — of Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colo. Democrat. Postmaster at Fort Morgan, Colo., 1934-48. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Caroline — of Houma, Terrebonne Parish, La. Postmaster at Houma, La., 1887-89. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Charles — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 10th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Christoph — of Waseca County, Minn. Republican. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 13, 1881-82; candidate for Minnesota state senate 11th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Clarence E. (1896-1979) — of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Palos Verdes Peninsula, Los Angeles County, Calif. Born in Antigo, Langlade County, Wis., September 6, 1896. Pharmacist; mayor of Long Beach, Calif., 1938-39, 1942-45. German ancestry. Died in Los Angeles County, Calif., July 26, 1979 (age 82 years, 323 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Katherine (Scharmann) Wagner (1859-1940) and Daniel Wagner (born 1858).
  Wagner, Clarence P. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Clyde W. (1878-1946) — of St. Louis, Mo. Born in Greene, Butler County, Iowa, June 11, 1878. Democrat. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 1st District, 1942; member of Missouri state senate 29th District, 1945-46; died in office 1946. Died February 13, 1946 (age 67 years, 247 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Married 1902 to Blanch Clements (1883-1977).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wagner, Conrad Frederick — Not U.S. citizen; U.S. Consul in Trieste, 1797-99. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Dale Earl (b. 1941) — also known as Dale Wagner — of Monroe, Jasper County, Iowa; Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, Calif. Born in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, November 28, 1941. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1964; national chair, College Young Democrats of America, 1964-67. Still living as of 2004.
  Wagner, David — of Lewis County, Mo. Justice of Missouri state supreme court, 1865-77. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Brother of Levi J. Wagner (1818?-1882).
  Wagner, David — of Canton, Lewis County, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, David — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, David — of Independence Township, Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Independence Township, Michigan, 2005-09. Still living as of 2009.
  Wagner, David C. — of Illinois. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 57th District, 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, David R. — of Windham County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 29th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Wagner, Diane D. — of Wilsonville, Clackamas County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wagner, Earl Thomas (1908-1990) — also known as Earl T. Wagner — of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, April 27, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Ohio 2nd District, 1949-51; defeated, 1950. Died in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, March 6, 1990 (age 81 years, 313 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wagner, Edward — of Scio Township, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Scio Township, Michigan; elected 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Edward — American Labor candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 39th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Edward E. (b. 1874) — of Alexandria, Hanson County, S.Dak.; Mitchell, Davison County, S.Dak.; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Born in Lyon County, Iowa, October 22, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; Hanson County State's Attorney, 1901-02; member of South Dakota state senate 11th District, 1905-06; U.S. Attorney for South Dakota, 1907-13. Presbyterian. German ancestry. Member, Elks; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James H. Wagner (died 1884) and Louisa E. (Conklin) Wagner; married, July 10, 1894, to Alice Tresslar.
  Wagner, Edwin R. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 45th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Eileen — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wagner, Elton A. — of Danville, Vermilion County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Ernest C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1906 (2nd District), 1928 (9th District); delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1908 (alternate), 1932, 1936, 1940, 1944; candidate for New York state senate 9th District, 1924, 1926; member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Ernest O. — of Lakeville, Salisbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1920; member of Connecticut Democratic State Central Committee, 1922-30. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Eugene R. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 33rd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Wagner, F. Morton — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Democrat. Circuit judge in West Virginia for the 9th Judicial Circuit, 1953-69. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Floyd E. (1898-1983) — of Cassopolis, Cass County, Mich. Born in Cass County, Mich., June 13, 1898. Republican. Postmaster; real estate broker; Cass County Clerk, 1941-58; member of Michigan state house of representatives, 1959-66 (St. Joseph District 1959-64, 42nd District 1965-66). Member, Freemasons; Elks. Died in Cassopolis, Cass County, Mich., September 28, 1983 (age 85 years, 107 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married, September 8, 1917, to Esther Z. English.
  Wagner, Frank C. (b. 1890) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich., 1890. Mayor of Battle Creek, Mich., 1953-57. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Frank R. — of Hamburg, Berks County, Pa. Chief burgess of Hamburg, Pennsylvania, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Frank W. — of Virginia Beach, Va. Republican. Elected Virginia state senate 7th District 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Wagner, Fred — Socialist. Industrial candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Fred F. — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 3rd District, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Fritz — U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Reichenberg, 1891-97. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Fritz — of Pennsylvania. Socialist. Industrial candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, G. Harold — of Pennsylvania. Republican. Pennsylvania state treasurer, 1941-45; Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1945-49. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George — of Jasper, Dubois County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1928, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George — of Thousand Oaks, Ventura County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Wagner, George A. — of Garden City, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Postmaster at Garden City, N.Y., 1937-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George E. — of Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Progressive. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Saybrook, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George F. — of Ridgefield Park, Bergen County, N.J. Mayor of Ridgefield Park, N.J., 1953-54. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George M. — of Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 8th District, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George P. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, George W. — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1856-57. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, H. A. — of Watertown, Codington County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 28th District, 1923-26. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, H. M. — of Shannon County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Shannon County, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Harold See G. Harold Wagner
  Wagner, Harold W. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 18th District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Henry — of Greenville, Hunt County, Tex. Republican. Postmaster at Greenville, Tex., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Henry F. — of Keokuk County, Iowa. Justice of Iowa state supreme court, 1927-32. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Hugh K. — of St. Louis, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from St. Louis City 3rd District, 1919-20. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, I. C. — of Covington, Va. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 1940 (alternate), 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, J. Bryan (born c.1943) — of New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La. Born about 1943. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1988, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair). Still living as of 2008.
  Wagner, J. C. (b. 1889) — also known as Joe C. Wagner — of Bolivar, Polk County, Mo. Born in Ray County, Mo., November 27, 1889. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Polk County, 1943-48. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Mrs. J. S. — of Moreland Hills, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1964. Female. Still living as of 1964.
  Wagner, Jack See Jacob Wagner
  Wagner, Jack — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 42nd District, 1993-2004; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 2008; candidate in primary for Governor of Pennsylvania, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Wagner, Jacob — also known as Jack Wagner — of Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Oregon 3rd District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Jacob H. — of Watsontown, Northumberland County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Jacob H. — of Coatesville, Chester County, Pa. Republican. Mayor of Coatesville, Pa., 1960-64. Still living as of 1964.
  Wagner, James — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wagner, James (born c.1945) — of Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Wyandotte, Wayne County, Mich., about 1945. Mayor of Wyandotte, Mich., 1979-87. Still living as of 1987.
  Wagner, James A. — of Tabor, Bon Homme County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 4th District, 1911-12; member of South Dakota state senate 4th District, 1921-24. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, James F. — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, James Valentine (1848-1903) — also known as James V. Wagner — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore, Md., November 8, 1848. Cashier, National Marine Bank; Honorary Consul for Nicaragua in Baltimore, Md., 1891-93; Honorary Consul for Venezuela in Baltimore, Md., 1901-03. Died, from pneumonia, in Baltimore, Md., January 31, 1903 (age 54 years, 84 days). Following his death, it was discovered that he had embezzled about $30,000 from the bank. Interment at Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  Relatives: Son of Basil Wagner (1806-1859) and Anna Maria 'Ann' (Peters) Wagner (1813-1889); married, October 14, 1879, to Julia Thomas (1850-1943).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wagner, Jerry — of Bloomfield, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Bloomfield, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Joan — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Wyoming, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Wagner, Jody M. — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 2nd District, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Wagner, Joe C. See J. C. Wagner
  Wagner, John — of Long Island City, Queens, Queens County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, John — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, John — of Michigan. American Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 2nd District, 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Wagner, John A. — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Republican. Michigan Republican state chair, 1945-48; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, John D. — Greenback candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, John P. — of Newark, Essex County, N.J. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 12th District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, John P. — of Inkster, Wayne County, Mich. Mayor of Inkster, Mich., 1965-68. Still living as of 1968.
  Wagner, John R. — of Hamburg, Berks County, Pa. Burgess of Hamburg, Pennsylvania, 1900-03. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Joseph — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 9th District, 1899-1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Joseph — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 6th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Joseph B. — of Joliet, Will County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Joseph F. — of Chicopee, Hampden County, Mass. Democrat. Elected Massachusetts state house of representatives Eighth Hampden District 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Wagner, Joseph J. — U.S. Vice Consul in Bombay, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Karen L. — of Ohio. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Wagner, Keith See A. Keith Wagner
  Wagner, Kermit — of Schuyler, Colfax County, Neb. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1952, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Kristi (born c.1962) — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Born about 1962. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Dakota, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Wagner, L. L. — of near Lancaster, Fairfield County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Laura M. — of Borger, Hutchinson County, Tex. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Wagner, Leo Pierre (b. 1870) — also known as Leo P. Wagner — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Born in Covington, Kenton County, Ky., April 18, 1870. Democrat. Barber; secretary, Saginaw Federation of Labor; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Saginaw County 1st District, 1917-18; candidate for Michigan state senate 22nd District, 1922. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1903 to Amelia B. D. Gehrls.
  Wagner, Levi J. (c.1818-1882) — of Missouri. Born in Seneca County, N.Y., about 1818. Member of Missouri state legislature; elected 1858, 1872; delegate to Missouri state constitutional convention 12th District, 1875. Methodist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Memphis, Scotland County, Mo., September 4, 1882 (age about 64 years). Interment at Memphis Cemetery, Memphis, Mo.
  Relatives: Brother of David Wagner (1818?-?).
  Wagner, Lillian A. — Libertarian. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Wagner, Lincoln L. — of Rock Hill, St. Louis County, Mo. Mayor of Rock Hill, Mo., 1967. Still living as of 1967.
  Wagner, Marianne — of New Buffalo, Berrien County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1963. Female. Still living as of 1963.
  Wagner, Martin V. — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Mayor of Marshall, Mich., 1883-86, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Mat — of Winona County, Minn. Candidate for Minnesota state senate 2nd District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Matthew A. — of Chesterfield Township, Macomb County, Mich. Supervisor of Chesterfield Township, Michigan, 1969. Still living as of 1969.
  Wagner, Matthew D. (b. 1856) — of Sand Beach (now Harbor Beach), Huron County, Mich. Born in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence County, N.Y., December 26, 1856. Republican. Banker; real estate and insurance business; member of Michigan state senate 20th District, 1897-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Max — of Hartford City, Blackford County, Ind. Republican. Mayor of Hartford City, Ind.; elected 1963. Still living as of 1963.
  Wagner, Michael — of Spokane, Spokane County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Wagner, Michele M. — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Wagner, Milton A. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 21st District, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Morton See F. Morton Wagner
  Wagner, Nancy H. — of Delaware. Republican. Elected Delaware state house of representatives 31st District 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Wagner, Nicholas — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Norman — of Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. American Labor candidate for New York state senate 24th District, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Paul L. — of Schuylkill County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 29th District, 1945-64; candidate in inconclusive election 1964. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Pete W. See Raymond W. Wagner
  Wagner, Peter Joseph (1795-1884) — of Fort Plain, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Palatine, Montgomery County, N.Y., August 14, 1795. Whig. Lawyer; banker; U.S. Representative from New York 15th District, 1839-41. Died in Fort Plain, Montgomery County, N.Y., September 13, 1884 (age 89 years, 30 days). Interment at Fort Plain Cemetery, Fort Plain, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wagner, R. Sheldon — of Hastings-on-Hudson, Westchester County, N.Y. Republican. Lincoln candidate for mayor of Hastings-on-Hudson, N.Y., 1957. Still living as of 1957.
  Wagner, R. Thomas, Jr. — of Delaware. Republican. Delaware state auditor; elected 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014. Still living as of 2014.
  Wagner, Ralph — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 1st District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Ray — of Florida. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 2nd District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Wagner, Raymond W. — also known as Pete W. Wagner — of Cadillac, Wexford County, Mich. Mayor of Cadillac, Mich., 1972-76; resigned 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Wagner, Richard F. — of Shepherd, Isabella County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wagner, Robert — of Villa Park, DuPage County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Wagner, Robert A. — of Lake Oswego, Clackamas County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
Robert F. Wagner Wagner, Robert Ferdinand (1877-1953) — also known as Robert F. Wagner — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Nastatten, Hessen-Nassau, Germany, June 8, 1877. Democrat. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly, 1905, 1907-08 (New York County 30th District 1905, New York County 22nd District 1907-08); member of New York state senate 16th District, 1909-18; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1912 (alternate), 1916, 1928 (alternate), 1936, 1940, 1944; Lieutenant Governor of New York, 1913-14; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 16th District, 1915; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1919-26; Justice of the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, 1924-26; U.S. Senator from New York, 1927-49; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1938. Catholic. German ancestry. Member, Elks; Phi Sigma Kappa. Introduced Social Security Act, National Labor Relations Act, Railway Pension Law, and other social and economic legislation in the U.S. Senate. On July 18, 1934, he while touring port facilities in Oregon during a labor dispute, he and his party were fired on (ten shots) by guards. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., May 4, 1953 (age 75 years, 330 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Maria Magdalena Friederike (Schmidt) Wagner (1837-1906) and Reinhard Karl William Wagner; married, August 11, 1908, to Margaret Marie McTague (1883-1918); father of Robert Ferdinand Wagner, Jr. (1910-1991); grandfather of Robert Ferdinand Wagner III.
  Political family: Wagner family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  Cross-reference: Joseph F. Crater — Maurice Bloch
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: New York Red Book 1936
Robert F. Wagner, Jr. Wagner, Robert Ferdinand, Jr. (1910-1991) — also known as Robert F. Wagner, Jr. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 20, 1910. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 16th District, 1938-42; resigned 1942; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1948 (alternate), 1952, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1972 (alternate); borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1950-53; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1954-65; defeated in primary, 1969; candidate for Democratic nomination for Vice President, 1956; candidate for U.S. Senator from New York, 1956; delegate to New York state constitutional convention at-large, 1967; U.S. Ambassador to Spain, 1968-69. Catholic. German and Irish ancestry. Member, Elks; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died of heart failure in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., February 12, 1991 (age 80 years, 298 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Robert Ferdinand Wagner and Margaret Marie (McTague) Wagner (1883-1918); married to Susan Edwards (1909-1964); married 1965 to Barbara Joan Cavanagh (divorced 1971); married 1975 to Phyllis Fraser Cerf (1916-2006); father of Robert Ferdinand Wagner III (1944-1993).
  Political family: Wagner family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  Cross-reference: Herman Weinkrantz
  See also Wikipedia article — U.S. State Dept career summary — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Time Magazine, October 1, 1956
  Wagner, Robert Ferdinand III (1944-1993) — also known as Robert F. Wagner III; Bobby Wagner — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born January 6, 1944. Democrat. Candidate in primary for borough president of Manhattan, New York, 1977. Catholic. Died in his room at the Embassy Suites Hotel, San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex., November 15, 1993 (age 49 years, 313 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Susan (Edwards) Wagner (1909-1964) and Robert Ferdinand Wagner, Jr. (1910-1991); grandson of Robert Ferdinand Wagner.
  Political family: Wagner family of Woodside and New York City, New York.
  Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park (opened 1996), in Battery Park City, Manhattan, New York, is named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wagner, Robert G. — of Lakewood, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Lakewood, Calif., 2001. Still living as of 2001.
  Wagner, Robert G. — also known as Bob Wagner — of University City, St. Louis County, Mo. Candidate for mayor of University City, Mo., 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Wagner, Robert S. — of Bangor, Northampton County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Bangor, Pa., 1885-89. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Ruthann A. (b. 1955) — of Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in 1955. American Independent candidate for mayor of Ypsilanti, Mich., 1981; American Independent candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Wagner, S. C. — Democrat. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 32nd District, 1883-86. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Samuel H. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Mayor of Muskegon, Mich., 1874-75. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Sheldon See R. Sheldon Wagner
  Wagner, Stefan (born c.1866) — of Reichenberg, Austria (now Liberec, Czechia). Born in Reichenberg, Austria (now Liberec, Czechia), about 1866. Not U.S. citizen; bank manager; U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Reichenberg, as of 1902-05. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Sue — of Nevada. Lieutenant Governor of Nevada, 1991-. Female. Still living as of 1994.
  Wagner, Sylvester J. — of Covington, Kenton County, Ky. Grocer; candidate for mayor of Covington, Ky., 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Theodore Dehon (1819-1880) — also known as Theodore D. Wagner — of Charleston, Charleston District (now Charleston County), S.C. Born in South Carolina, March 24, 1819. Delegate to South Carolina secession convention from St. Philips' & St. Michael's, 1860-62. Died in Charleston, Charleston County, S.C., February 23, 1880 (age 60 years, 336 days). Interment at Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul, Charleston, S.C.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Wagner, Theodore M. — of Trotwood, Montgomery County, Ohio. Postmaster at Trotwood, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Thomas, Jr. See R. Thomas Wagner, Jr.
  Wagner, Vern See Vernon E. Wagner
  Wagner, Vernon E. — also known as Vern Wagner — of North Dakota. Republican. Presidential Elector for North Dakota, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wagner, Vicki Metz — of Michigan. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Wagner, Victor A., Jr. — of California. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 47th District, 1994, 1996, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Wagner, Warren See C. Warren Wagner
  Wagner, Wayne E. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 28th District, 1974. Still living as of 1974.
  Wagner, Webster (1817-1882) — of Palatine Bridge, Montgomery County, N.Y. Born in Palatine Bridge, Montgomery County, N.Y., October 2, 1817. Republican. Railway station agent; inventor; founder of the Wagner Car Company, makers of sleeping cars and "drawing room" cars for railroad passenger service; member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1871; member of New York state senate, 1872-82 (15th District 1872-79, 18th District 1880-82); died in office 1882; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1880. German ancestry. Killed in a railroad accident on the Hudson River Railroad, at Spuyten Duyvil, New York County (now part of Bronx, Bronx County), N.Y., January 13, 1882 (age 64 years, 103 days). Interment at Palatine Bridge Cemetery, Palatine Bridge, N.Y.
  Relatives: Married to Susan Davis.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Wagner, William — of Philadelphia County, Pa. Whig. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 2nd District, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, William — of Atmore, Escambia County, Ala. Born in Germany. Postmaster at Atmore, Ala., 1901-11. German ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, William W. — of Jefferson City, Cole County, Mo. Republican. Postmaster at Jefferson City, Mo., 1903-11. Burial location unknown.
  Wagner, Z. L. — of Munfordville, Hart County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Still living as of 1956.


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