Ida Maude Whitaker

2 September 1882–1969 (Age 86)
Neoga, Cumberland, Illinois, United States

The Life of Ida Maude

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.

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John Walter Price
Ida Maude Whitaker
Marriage: 12 February 1908
Haden Price
Dosia Gladys Price
Archie Franklin Price
Walter Ivan Price
John Edgar Price
William Herold Price

Spouse and Children

12 February 1908


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    Anne Franklin Whitaker


    Amos Franklin Whitaker



    George William Whitaker



+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with Old English hwīt ‘white’ or hwǣte ‘wheat’ + æcer ‘cultivated land’, as for example Whitaker in Lancashire and Whitacre in Warwickshire (both ‘white field’) or Whiteacre in Kent and Wheatacre in Norfolk (both ‘wheat field’).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Ida M Whitaker in household of E S Whitaker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ida M Price in household of John W Price, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ida M Price in household of John W Price, "United States Census, 1930"

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