Waymon P. Alford Jr (born 1931)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Waymon P. Alford Jr’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Waymon so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Waymon’s biography.

Waymon P. Alford Jr Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Waymon P. Alford Jr and his immediate Alford family. Add to Waymon P. Alford Jr's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

We don't have a death date or location. Is Waymon still alive? Add death date or mark Waymon as alive.

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Waymon.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Waymon P. Alford Jr? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Harrison County, Texas

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Wife: Bertie A. (Hunter) Alford

Education

Did Waymon finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Waymon attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Waymon did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Waymon P. Alford Jr is a military veteran.

Middle name

P

Surnames

Suffix

Jr

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Waymon's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Waymon's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Waymon a religious man? Add Waymon’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Waymon during various points of his life.

Timeline

Want to know what happened during Waymon P. Alford Jr's life? Enter his date of birth or date of death and you can see a timeline of events during his lifetime.

In 1941, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

In 1958, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1960, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1974, on July 30th, the House Judiciary Committee adopted three articles of impeachment against President Nixon. He was charged with obstruction of justice, failure to uphold laws, and the refusal to produce material subpoenaed by the committee. In order to avoid impeachment, Richard M. Nixon announced that he would resign on August 8th, the first President to do so.

In 1992, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

Waymon P. Alford Jr Family Tree

Who was Waymon’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Waymon’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Waymon's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Waymon P. Alford Jr
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling
edit Waymon's Marriage
Waymon P. Alford Jr
Had a relationship with Bertie A. (Hunter) Alford

You can add or remove people from Waymon's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Waymon P. Alford Jr is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

No cause of death has been listed. He was born around 1931. Waymon P. Alford Jr married Bertie A. (Hunter) Alford on January 17, 1975 in Texas. We know that Waymon P. Alford Jr had been residing in Harrison County, Texas.

Memories

What do you remember about Waymon P. Alford Jr? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Waymon is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Waymon P. Alford Jr

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources