WAGONER, George Chester Robinson, (1863 - 1946)


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WAGONER, George Chester Robinson, a Representative from Missouri; born in Cincinnati, Ohio, September 3, 1863; attended the public schools and Beaumont Hospital Medical College, St. Louis, Mo.; president of the Wagoner Undertaking Co. and secretary and treasurer of the H.H. Wagoner Realty Co., St. Louis, Mo.; successfully contested as a Republican the election of James J. Butler in a special election to the Fifty-seventh Congress (February 26, 1903-March 3, 1903); was not a candidate for election to the Fifty-eighth Congress in 1902; resumed business activities; died in St. Louis, Mo., April 27, 1946; interment in Bellefontaine Cemetery.