When Meldia Leila Catlin was born on 25 July 1909, in Kansas, United States, her father, Harry Edward Catlin, was 25 and her mother, Lillie Eldora Maitlen, was 23. She had at least 2 daughters with William Birka. She lived in United States in 1949 and Hope, Dickinson, Kansas, United States in 1950. She died on 17 January 1999, in Kansas, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Delavan, Morris, Kansas, United States.
English (London and Hertfordshire): from the Middle English and Old French female personal name Cat(h)eline, the common French pronunciation of Caterine (see Catherine ).
French (Pas-de-Calais): rare variant of Cathelin (and, in North America, possibly also an altered form of this), a cognate of 1 above.