Ruth Llewella McClanahan

3 March 1898–3 December 1995 (Age 97)
Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States

The Life of Ruth Llewella

When Ruth Llewella McClanahan was born on 3 March 1898, in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States, her father, Jesse Calahill McClanahan, was 46 and her mother, Jennette Susan Enterkine, was 19. She married Hugo Alexander Pope on 12 March 1921, in Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1935 and Park Election Precinct, Kittitas, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 3 December 1995, in Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugo Alexander Pope
1894–1972
Ruth Llewella McClanahan
1898–1995
Marriage: 12 March 1921
Baby Boy Pope
1921–1921
Helen Marquerite Pope
1923–2009
Ralph Hugo Pope
1926–2013
Clarence Eugene Pope
1926–1938

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 March 1921
Ellensburg, Kittitas, Washington, United States
children

(4)

    Baby Boy Pope

    Male1921–1921Male

    Helen Marquerite Pope

    Female1923–2009Female

    Male1926–2013Male

    Clarence Eugene Pope

    Male1926–1938Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1899 · Mount Rainier National Park is Established

Age 1

Mount Rainier was established as a state park on March 2, 1899 with legislation was signed by President McKinley. Mount Rainier is a volcanic peak surrounded by forests.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1927

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Onchon ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Onchú’, an Old Irish personal name perhaps meaning ‘mighty hound’. St. Onchú was a 6th-century Irish pilgrim and collector of holy relics. See also McClenahan .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruth L Pope in household of H A Pope, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ruth L Pope in household of Hugo A Pope, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ruth McClanahan in entry for Pope or Pape, "Washington, County Birth Registers, 1873-1965"

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