John Candler
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John Slaughter Candler (1861 - 1941)

John Slaughter "Judge" Candler
Born in Georgia, USAmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died at age 80 in Emory, DeKalb County, Georgia, USAmap
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John was born in 1861. He is the son of Samuel Candler and Martha Beall. He passed away in 1941.[1]

John A was enumerated on June 10th for the United States Census, 1870 at the Villa Rica Post Office in Villa Rica District, Carroll County, Georgia as seen in the image of the original. On page 4 of the census, listed are; Samuel C Candler, Martha, Noble D and Mary J. He is listed on page 5 with brothers Charles C Candler, Warren A and another listed as "works on farm", Edmund H Holland.[2]

John Candler was enumerated as brother at Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia for the June 8, United States Census, 1880. He was noted as at college, born 1862 in Georgia and single as seen in this image of the original census. Also included in the household are self Asa Candler, wife Lucy Candler, son Charlie U Candler, mother-in-law S C Candler?, other Fany Walker, other Ella Walker and brother Noble Candler, as well as a host of boarders named Hall.[3]

John S Candler was enumerated as head of the household in Atlanta Ward 9, Dekalb County, Georgia for the United States Census, 1910. He is noted to be born in 1862 in Georgia and married. Also included in the household are wife Florrie E Candler, daughter Allie G Candler, sister-in-law Ruth J Elmer and sister-in-law Virginia Elmer.[4]

John S Candler is the father of record in the death of his son Asa Warren Candler, who died at Emory University in DeKalb County as recorded in his February 16, 1929 Georgia Death . He is listed as having been born January 16, 1885 in Georgia. His mother is listed as Lu A Garnie and his wife Hattie Lee West. He died from abscess of the liver as seen in the image of the original Georgia Certificate of Death[5]

John Slaughter Candler is buried at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia.[6]


  1. citation needed
  2. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 September 2015), John A Candler in household of Charles C Candler, Georgia, United States; citing p. 5, family 36, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,638.
  3. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 July 2016), John Candler in household of Asa Candler, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district ED 103, sheet 486C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0148; FHL microfilm 1,254,148.
  4. "United States Census, 1910", database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 October 2015), John S Candler, 1910.
  5. "Georgia Deaths, 1928-1939", database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 October 2015), John S Candler in entry for Candler, Asa Warren, 1929.
  6. Find A Grave website

See also:

  • WikiTree profile Candler-211 created through the import of Robert C. Bain Family Tree (20.ged on Jul 4, 2011 by Robert Bain.
  • Source: S2347882155 Repository: #R2347847705 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. Page: Ancestry Family Trees Note: Data: Text:

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