Candace Lynn Degener

3 March 1943–9 December 2006 (Age 63)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Candace Lynn

When Candace Lynn Degener was born on 3 March 1943, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, her father, Clifford Edward Gustave Degener, was 25 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Wilde, was 25. She lived in World in 1950. She died on 9 December 2006, in Lakewood, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clifford Edward Gustave Degener
1917–1973
Mary Elizabeth Wilde
1918–2001
Candace Lynn Degener
1943–2006
Charles Dennis Degener
1951–2021

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World Events (8)

1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 1

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.
1956 · The Los Angeles California Temple Opens

Age 13

The Los Angeles California Temple was dedicated by David O. McKay on March 11, 1956. The Los Angeles California Temple was the first temple built in California. The temple opened 19 years after it was announced due to delays caused by World War II. 
1960

Age 17

Squaw Valley, California, United States hosts Winter Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German variant of an old personal name Degenher ( see Degenhardt ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Candace Lyn Degner Degener in household of Clifford Edward Gustave Degener, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Candace Lyn Degener in household of Clifford Edward Gustave Degener, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Candace L. Busby, "Find A Grave Index"

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