Iraneus Wycliff Rader

27 December 1869–28 May 1945 (Age 75)
Greene, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Iraneus Wycliff

When Iraneus Wycliff Rader was born on 27 December 1869, in Greene, Tennessee, United States, his father, Andrew Jacob Rader, was 39 and his mother, Catharine Peters, was 37. He married Mattie L. Poindexter about 1895. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ozark Township, Webster, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Niangua Township, Webster, Missouri, United States in 1940. He died on 28 May 1945, in Marshfield, Webster, Missouri, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Rader, Webster, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Iraneus Wycliff Rader
Mattie L. Poindexter
Marriage: about 1895
Stella Florence Rader
Clara P Rader
Henry Rader
William Clay Rader
Ernest W. Rader

Spouse and Children

about 1895


Parents and Siblings


    Catharine Peters




+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 9

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

German:1. occupational name for a wheelwright, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rat ‘wheel’. 2. ( Räder ): metonymic occupational name for a flour sifter or mill hand, from Middle High German reder ‘sieve’. 3. occasionally an occupational name from Middle Low German rader ‘adviser’. 4. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rād, rāt ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + heri ‘army’. 5. Americanized spelling of German Röder ( see Roeder ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Irenius W Rader in household of Andrew Rader, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ireinas W Rader in household of Andrew Rader, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Iranius Rader, "United States Census, 1910"

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