When Ida Maude Whitaker was born on 2 September 1882, in Neoga, Cumberland, Illinois, United States, her father, Eli Swinford Whitaker, was 34 and her mother, Mary Louisa Erwin, was 36. She married John Walter Price on 12 February 1908. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Mattoon, Coles, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Neoga Township, Cumberland, Illinois, United States for about 5 years. She died in 1969, at the age of 87, and was buried in Janesville Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Township, Coles, Illinois, United States.
English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from Whitacre in Warwickshire or High Whitaker in Lancashire, both of whose names derive from Old English hwīt ‘white’ + æcer ‘field’. The name may also be derived from Wheatacre in Norfolk or Whiteacre in Waltham (Kent), both of which derive from Old English hwǣte ‘wheat’ + æcer ‘field’. Compare Whittaker .