Meldia Leila Catlin

Female25 July 1909–17 January 1999

Brief Life History of Meldia Leila

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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Meldia Leila? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Birka
Meldia Leila Catlin
Marlene Rova Birka
Merlene Rona Birka

Sources (10)

  • Meldia Birka, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Meldia Birka, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Meldia L Birka, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

Children (2)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (3)

World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

1927 · Kansas Adopts a Flag

Age 18

The flag of the State of Kansas was adopted on September 24, 1927. The flag was designed by Hazel Avery in 1925.

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 26

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

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.

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.