William Jefferson Wagers, 18581936 (aged 78 years)

Name
William Jefferson Wagers
Surname
Wagers
Given names
William Jefferson
Nickname
Jeff
Birth May 8, 1858 29 20
Note: One obituary lists his birth year at 1855, but this conflicts with his other obituary, gravemarker, and entry in the birth register which give 1858.
Note: The obituary lists Irvin, KY as the birthplace. The homestead however was south of Irvin in the area known as Wagersville (now defunct). The exact location is not known at this time, but most likely at the homestead.
Death of a maternal grandmotherMartha B Oldham
before 1859 (aged 0)
Death of a motherEmila Park
February 2, 1860 (aged 1 year)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJames Anderson Wagers Sr.
October 24, 1864 (aged 6 years)
Marriage of a parentJames Anderson Wagers Jr.Tabitha ParkView this family
November 8, 1865 (aged 7 years)

Birth of a half-sisterLaura Wagers
January 31, 1867 (aged 8 years)

Birth of a half-brotherArchibald Wagers
August 28, 1868 (aged 10 years)

Census June 1, 1870 (aged 12 years) Age: 12
Birth of a half-sisterFlora Wagers
January 3, 1872 (aged 13 years)

Birth of a half-sisterLola Wagers
February 8, 1874 (aged 15 years)

Birth of a half-brotherAlbert Wagers
September 12, 1875 (aged 17 years)

Birth of a half-brotherPark Wagers
August 6, 1876 (aged 18 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherJohn Mills Park
November 3, 1877 (aged 19 years)
Birth of a half-sisterIda Wagers
September 15, 1878 (aged 20 years)

MarriageLula TudorView this family
June 4, 1885 (aged 27 years)
Note: William's obituary states the date is June 5. The obituaries had some inaccuracies and I question this date.
Birth of a daughterAdeline May Wagers
May 9, 1886 (aged 28 years)
Birth of a half-brotherJames Anderson Wagers III
March 26, 1887 (aged 28 years)

Birth of a sonMalcom F. Wagers
January 15, 1888 (aged 29 years)

Birth of a sonGrover Clevland Wagers
November 7, 1892 (aged 34 years)

Birth of a sonWesley Wagers
September 11, 1894 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a sonLeslie Wagers
September 11, 1894 (aged 36 years)

Birth of a daughterTalitha Jane Wagers
April 16, 1897 (aged 38 years)

Birth of a daughterFlossie Velma Wagers
August 1, 1899 (aged 41 years)

Residence November 1899 (aged 41 years)
Address: Twin Grove area (West of Bloomington)
Birth of a sonAmos Wagers
October 2, 1902 (aged 44 years)
Birth of a sonGeorge J Wagers
January 17, 1905 (aged 46 years)
Death of a wifeLula Tudor
May 2, 1908 (aged 49 years)
Death of a fatherJames Anderson Wagers Jr.
April 30, 1915 (aged 56 years)
Residence October 31, 1918 (aged 60 years)
Address: east of town
Marriage of a childFred FlanaganFlossie Velma WagersView this family
October 29, 1926 (aged 68 years)

Death May 8, 19364:50 PM (aged 78 years)
Cause of death: pneumonia
Burial May 10, 1936 (2 days after death)
Family with parents
father
18291915
Birth: January 1, 1829 28 25Estill Co, KY, US
Death: April 30, 1915Estill Co, KY, US
mother
18381860
Birth: January 1, 1838 31 26KY, US
Death: February 2, 1860Estill Co, KY, US
Marriage
Marriage: November 1, 1855Madison Co, KY, US
16 months
elder brother
1857
Birth: February 17, 1857 28 19
15 months
himself
18581936
Birth: May 8, 1858 29 20Wagersville, KY, US
Death: May 8, 19365 mi NE, Leroy, IL, US
Father’s family with Tabitha Park
father
18291915
Birth: January 1, 1829 28 25Estill Co, KY, US
Death: April 30, 1915Estill Co, KY, US
step-mother
Marriage
Marriage: November 8, 1865
15 months
half-sister
1867
Birth: January 31, 1867 38 20
19 months
half-brother
1868
Birth: August 28, 1868 39 22
3 years
half-sister
2 years
half-sister
19 months
half-brother
11 months
half-brother
2 years
half-sister
9 years
half-brother
Family with Lula Tudor
himself
18581936
Birth: May 8, 1858 29 20Wagersville, KY, US
Death: May 8, 19365 mi NE, Leroy, IL, US
wife
Marriage
Marriage: June 4, 1885Estill Co, KY, US
11 months
daughter
18861918
Birth: May 9, 1886 28 16KY, US
Death: October 29, 1918
21 months
son
5 years
son
22 months
son
0 months
son
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
18991967
Birth: August 1, 1899 41 29
Death: January 31, 1967
3 years
son
19021975
Birth: October 2, 1902 44 32Bloomington, IL, US
Death: March 18, 1975Brokaw Hospital, Normal, IL, US
2 years
son
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19051983
Birth: January 17, 1905 46 34Bloomington, IL, US
Death: May 25, 1983Cole Hospital, Champaign, IL, US
Birth

One obituary lists his birth year at 1855, but this conflicts with his other obituary, gravemarker, and entry in the birth register which give 1858.

Birth

The obituary lists Irvin, KY as the birthplace. The homestead however was south of Irvin in the area known as Wagersville (now defunct). The exact location is not known at this time, but most likely at the homestead.

Marriage

William's obituary states the date is June 5. The obituaries had some inaccuracies and I question this date.