Catlin, William Weed (1886-1930)

Vancouver Daily World, January 27, 1912, page 16.

Vancouver Daily World, January 27, 1912, page 16.

William Weed Catlin was a salesman for Metropolitan Motor Company, which was a dealer for Hudson automobiles. He lived at 1966 Nelson Street in 1912.

 

Early Life

William Weed Catlin was born on March 27, 1886 in Wisconsin. His parents were Francis Eugene Catlin (1846-1928) and Evelyn Louella Rogers (1860–1958).

In early 1910, William was living with his parents in Sandpoint, Idaho.

 

Marriage to Belle Varnum

On October 3, 1910, in Vancouver, William married Belle Leanore Varnum. She was born on May 14, 1885 in Center City, Minnesota. Her parents were Saunders A. (Bert) Varnum (1862-1934) and Ella Colville (1856–1932).

At the time of the marriage, William was a lumberman, living at Millside (near New Westminster in British Columbia).

 

Back to United States

During the First World War, William was a captain in the United States military construction division in Sandpoint, Idaho. He was discharged on May 2, 1919.

By 1920, William and Belle were living in Los Angeles, California.

In 1930, they were in San Diego, California.

William died in San Diego on May 14, 1930. He was buried in Lakeview Cemetery in Sandpoint, Idaho.

Belle died on July 28, 1934, in Rosebud, Montana.

It appears that William and Belle did not have any children.

 

Sources

Francis Eugene Catlin (father of William Weed Catlin)

Frank Eugene Catlin (1846–1928); Birth 28 MARCH 1846, Wisconsin; Death: 31 DEC 1928, Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, United States of America (ancestry.ca).

“Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRG9-PT8 : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Frank E. Catlin and Eva L. Rogers, 03 Sep 1878; citing reference v1 p124; FHL microfilm 1275494.

“United States General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KD53-ST3 : 13 March 2018), Frank E Catlin, 1903.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM28-TD1 : accessed 7 April 2019), Frank Catlin, Hayward town, Precinct 1, Sawyer, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 162, sheet 3B, family 46, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,817.

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MMVB-SG6 : accessed 7 April 2019), Frank E Catlin, Mason town, Bayfield, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 22, sheet 1B, family 8, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,778.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLHV-DXZ : accessed 7 April 2019), Frank E Catlin, Sandpoint Ward 3, Bonner, Idaho, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 88, sheet 10B, family 232, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 223; FHL microfilm 1,374,236.

“Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FLYS-KK7 : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Frank Eugene Catlin, 31 Dec 1928; citing Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, reference 64005, Department of Health and Welfare, Boise; FHL microfilm 1530848.

“United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6HC-X9J : 11 March 2018), Frank E Catlin, 1907-1933; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,634,405.

“United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6HC-X9K : 11 March 2018), Frank E Catlin, 1907-1933; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,634,405.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2L-48GK : 13 December 2015), Frank Eugene Catlin, 1928; Burial, Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, United States of America, Lakeview Cemetery; citing record ID 77275712, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77275712: Frank Eugene Catlin; Birth: 28 Mar 1846, Pennsylvania, USA; Death: 2 Jan 1928 (aged 81), Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, USA; Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, USA; Memorial ID: 77275712, citing: Idaho, Death Index, 1890-1962; Name: Frank Eugene Catlin; Birth Place: Wisconsin; Birth Date: 28 Mar 1846; Death Place: Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, USA; Death Date: 31 Dec 1928; Father: Francis P. Catlin; Father Birth Place: Pennsylvania; Mother: Elizabeth Dubois; Mother Birth Place: Pennsylvania; Certificate Year: 1928; Certificate Number: 064005.

 

Evelyn Louella Rogers (mother of William Weed Catlin)

Evelyn L Catlin (1860–1958); Birth: 25 APRIL 1860, Wisconsin, United States of America; Death: 27 SEPTEMBER 1958, Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, United States of America (ancestry.ca).

“United States Census, 1900,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM28-T6M : accessed 7 April 2019), Eva Catlin in household of Frank Catlin, Hayward town, Precinct 1, Sawyer, Wisconsin, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 162, sheet 3B, family 46, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,817.

“United States Census, 1910,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MLHV-DX8 : accessed 7 April 2019), Evelyn L Catlin in household of Frank E Catlin, Sandpoint Ward 3, Bonner, Idaho, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 88, sheet 10B, family 232, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 223; FHL microfilm 1,374,236.

“Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2M1-JFCC : 1 February 2016), Eva L Catlin, 27 Oct 1958; citing Death, Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, United States, Department of Health and Welfare, Boise..

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2L-48GJ : 11 July 2016), Evelyn L Rogers Catlin, 1958; Burial, Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, United States of America, Lakeview Cemetery; citing record ID 77275437, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77275437: Evelyn L “Eva” Rogers Catlin; Birth: 25 Apr 1860, Wisconsin, USA; Death: 27 Sep 1958 (aged 98); Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, USA; Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, USA; Memorial ID: 77275437. Citing: Idaho, Death Index, 1890-1962; Name: Eva L. Catlin; Birth Place: Wisconsin; Birth Date: 25 Apr 1860; Death Place: Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, USA; Death Date: 27 Oct 1958; Father: Clayton L. Rogers; Mother: Tuttle; Certificate Year: 1958; Certificate Number: 003937.

 

William Weed Catlin

“United States Census, 1900,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MM28-T6Q : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Willie Catlin in household of Frank Catlin, Hayward town, Precinct 1, Sawyer, Wisconsin, United States; citing sheet 3B, family 46, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241817.

“United States Census, 1910,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MLHV-DXX : accessed 13 Apr 2014), William W Catlin in household of Frank E Catlin, Sandpoint Ward 3, Bonner, Idaho, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 88, sheet 10B, family 232, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374236.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JDZF-TTT : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Will W Catlin and Belle L Varnum, 03 Oct 1910; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11374, Division of Vital Statistics, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1983702.

1911 Census of Canada, British Columbia, Vancouver, 73 Vancouver City, page 8, family 53, lines 12-13, http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=63533&highlight=12&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+W++W+Catlin

“United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q5P8-8TN2 : 5 December 2018), William Weed Catlin, 2 May 1919; citing Military Service, NARA microfilm publication 76193916 (St. Louis: National Archives and Records Administration, 1985), various roll numbers.

“United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QP8H-G5ZS : 5 December 2018), William Weed Catlin, 2 May 1919; citing Military Service, NARA microfilm publication 76193916 (St. Louis: National Archives and Records Administration, 1985), various roll numbers.

“United States Census, 1920,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHQV-7Z1 : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Will Catline, Los Angeles Assembly District 63, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing sheet 10A, family 39, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820107.

“United States Census, 1930,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XC66-B59 : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Will W Catlin, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0069, sheet 8B, family 215, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 191.

“California Death Index, 1905-1939,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKSM-T7RD : 8 November 2017), Will W Catlin, 14 May 1930; citing 27735, Department of Health Services, Vital Statistics Department, Sacramento; FHL microfilm 1,686,048.

“Find A Grave Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QV2L-48GG : 13 December 2015), Will W Catlin, 1930; Burial, Sandpoint, Bonner, Idaho, United States of America, Lakeview Cemetery; citing record ID 77276256, Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77276256: Capt Will W Catlin; Birth: Mar 1886, Wisconsin, USA; Death: 1930 (aged 43–44); Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Sandpoint, Bonner County, Idaho, USA; Memorial ID: 77276256.

 

Bert Varnum (father of Belle Leanore Varnum)

Bert Varnum (1861–1934); Birth: JAN 1861, Maine; Death: 3 AUG 1934, Rosebud, Montana, USA (ancestry.ca).

“United States Census, 1920,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDCP-PHH : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Saunders Varnum, Coeur D Alene Ward 3, Kootenai, Idaho, United States; citing sheet 10B, family 246, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820291.

 

Ella Covill Coville (mother of Belle Leanore Varnum)

Ella Covill Coville (1856–1932); Birth: 16 DEC 1856, Warren Township, Waushara, Wisconsin, United States; Death: 15 DEC 1932, Coeur D’Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, USA (ancestry.ca).

 

Belle Leanore Varnum (wife of William Weed Catlin)

Belle Leanore Varnum (1885–1934); Birth : 14 MAY 1885, Center City, Chisago, Minnesota, USA; Death: 28 JUL 1934, Rosebud, Montana, USA (ancestry.ca).

“United States Census, 1910,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MLHL-PX1 : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Belle Varnum in household of S A Varnum, Lincoln, Kootenai, Idaho, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 174, sheet 2A, family 27, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1374238.

“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XC66-B5S : accessed 7 April 2019), Belle V Catlin in household of Will W Catlin, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 69, sheet 8B, line 56, family 215, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 191; FHL microfilm 2,339,926.

“United States Census, 1920,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHQV-78M : accessed 7 April 2019), Bell Catline in household of Will Catline, Los Angeles Assembly District 63, Los Angeles, California, United States; citing ED 191, sheet 10A, line 15, family 39, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 107; FHL microfilm 1,820,107.

“Montana, Rosebud County Records, 1878-2011,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPJX-HZP3 : 16 October 2018), Bell Varnum Catlin, 28 Jul 1934; citing Death, Rosebud, Montana, United States, Rosebud County District Court, Montana; FHL microfilm .

“BillionGraves Index,” index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KX1H-7VG : accessed 13 Apr 2014), Saunders A. Varnum, 1934; citing Forest Cemetery Cemetery, Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

“Montana Death Index, 1860-2007,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VHC8-N5F : 9 December 2014), Belle Catlin, 28 Jul 1934; from “Montana Death Index, 1868-2011,” database, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2009); citing State of Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Office of Vital Statistics, Helena.

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