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Balie Peyton Waggener, American lawyer. Member Atchison City Council, 1869, candidate for attorney-general of Kansas, 1872; member Kansas House of Representatives, 1903-1904, Senate, 1905-1909.; Mason.

Background

Waggener, Balie Peyton was born on July 18, 1847 in in Platte Company, Missouri, United States. Son of Peyton Randolph and Briseis (Willis) Waggener.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Entered law office of Otis & Glick, Atchison, 1866. Admitted to practice, June 10, 1867. Now member Waggener & Challiss.

General attorney Member of Parliament Railway Company, for Kansas and Nebraska, 1876-1910. General solicitor same, for Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado, May 1, since 1910. President Exchange National Bank of Atchison, February since 1892.

Politics

Racism is sin because it disregards the image of God in all people and denies the truth of the Gospel that believers are all one in Him.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Member Atchison City Council, 1869, candidate for attorney-general of Kansas, 1872. Member Kansas House of Representatives, 1903-1904, Senate, 1905-1909.

Connections

Married Emma L. Hetherington, May 27, 1869.

father:
Peyton Randolph Waggener

mother:
Briseis (Willis) Waggener

spouse:
Emma L. Hetherington