Candace Ada Theodocia Whitener

10 April 1873–22 November 1949 (Age 76)
Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Candace Ada Theodocia

When Candace Ada Theodocia Whitener was born on 10 April 1873, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, her father, George Monroe Whitener, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Abernathy, was 25. She married Hosea William Yoder about 1894, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Hickory Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, United States in 1949. She died on 22 November 1949, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Hosea William Yoder
1858–1940
Candace Ada Theodocia Whitener
1873–1949
Marriage: about 1894
Lula Emer Yoder
1895–1972
Iva Gertrude Yoder
1897–1993
Amidas Marcus Yoder
1899–1967
Mark Yoder
1900–
William Mc Kinley Yoder
1901–1959
Freddie Buena Yoder
1903–1972
Colen Enloe Yoder
1905–1939
Essie Edith Yoder
1907–2002
Nettie Mayoe Yoder
1910–2002
Vernon Hampton Yoder
1914–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1894
Catawba, North Carolina, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    George Monroe Whitener

    Male1846–1920Male

    Female1847–1918Female

siblings

(18)

    Whitener

    Unknown1871–1899

    Martha Ellen Whitener

    Female1872–1934Female

    Female1873–1949Female

    Luther Whitener

    Male1873–Male

    Lafayette Whitener

    Male1874–Male

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Last Troops Leave

Age 4

In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Weidner or Weisner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bosia Yoder in household of Hosea Yoder, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dorhie Yoder in household of Horac Yoder, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Docia C Yoder in household of Hosea W Yoder, "United States Census, 1900"

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