Katherine Popovich

12 September 1916–6 August 1985 (Age 68)
Murray City, Hocking, Ohio, United States

The Life of Katherine

When Katherine Popovich was born on 12 September 1916, in Murray City, Hocking, Ohio, United States, her father, Vess Popovich, was 38 and her mother, Anna Fedura, was 33. She married Elmer Dearing on 28 December 1935, in Perry, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Trimble, Athens, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Buchtel, York Township, Athens, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 6 August 1985, in Nelsonville, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Whitmore Cemetery, Buchtel, Athens, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmer Dearing
1915–1970
Katherine Popovich
1916–1985
Marriage: 28 December 1935
Judith Dearing
1931–1975
Sandra Jean Dearing
1939–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1935
Perry, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Vess Popovich

    Male1878–1941Male

    Anna Fedura

    Female1882–1929Female

siblings

(9)

    Michael Popovich

    Male1906–1941Male

    Anna Popovich

    Female1909–Female

    Mary Popovich

    Female1909–1933Female

    Susan Popovich

    Female1914–Female

    George Popovich

    Male1915–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1917 · Joining the First World War

Age 1

Starting with the sinking of the RMS Lusitania, which killed 128 American citizens, and many other conflicts with trade from Germany. Congress held a special meeting that resulted in The United States declaring war on Germany. Formally entering the First World War.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

1 Ukrainian and Belorussian: patronymic from pop ‘priest’ ( see Pope ).2 Americanized spelling of Serbian Popović ‘son of the priest’ ( see Popovic ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Kate Popowicz in household of Wesley Popowicz, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Katherine Popovich in household of Vess Popovich, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kathrine Dearing in household of Elmer Dearing, "United States Census, 1940"

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