John Hoffman Mccandless

13 February 1885–7 March 1953 (Age 68)
Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Hoffman

When John Hoffman Mccandless was born on 13 February 1885, in Catasauqua, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James McCandless, was 28 and his mother, Maria Hoffman, was 25. He married Sadie Amelia Beitelman on 25 June 1907, in North Coplay, Whitehall Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Moore Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 7 March 1953, in Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Moorestown, Moore Township, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Hoffman Mccandless
1885–1953
Sadie Amelia Beitelman
1889–1956
Marriage: 25 June 1907
John L. McCandless
1921–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 June 1907
North Coplay, Whitehall Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

    John L. McCandless

    Male1921–1968Male

Parents and Siblings

    James McCandless

    Male1856–1937Male

    Maria Hoffman

    Female1859–1934Female

siblings

(6)

    Sarah E Mccandless

    Female1879–1952Female

    Male1885–1953Male

    Annie M McCandless

    Female1887–1934Female

    William Russell McCandless

    Male1892–1945Male

    Albert Harrison McCandless

    Male1903–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuindlis ‘son of Cuindleas’, an early personal name of uncertain origin.

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Sources (3)

  • John H Mccandless in household of James Mccandless, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John H Mccandless, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John H Mccandless, "United States Census, 1930"

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