Wilbur Everett Talich

12 October 1924–27 April 2012 (Age 87)
Pukwana, Brule, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Wilbur Everett

When Wilbur Everett Talich was born on 12 October 1924, in Pukwana, Brule, South Dakota, United States, his father, Frank August Talich, was 29 and his mother, Mildred Adaline Crooker, was 18. He married LaVerne Christophersen on 9 April 1945, in Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho, United States. He lived in Brule, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Middleton Election Precinct, Canyon, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 27 April 2012, in Magnolia, Montgomery, Texas, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Wilbur Everett Talich
Dorothy Jean Bennett
Marriage: 3 December 1950

Spouse and Children

3 December 1950
Fresno, California, United States

Parents and Siblings


    Mildred Adaline Crooker




World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Age 5

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 Croatian (Balič): patronymic from the personal name Bali, a pet form of the personal names Baltazar or Balint.2 Bosnian (Balič): patronymic from balija, a status term for the lowest rank in a Muslim village.

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

Sources (3)

  • Wilbur Everett Talich, "South Dakota State Census, 1935"
  • Wilbur E Talich in household of Frank A Talich, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wilber E Talich in household of Frank A Talich, "United States Census, 1930"

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