Maria C Armour

1805–1842 (Age 37)
South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Maria C

When Maria C Armour was born in 1805, in South Carolina, United States, her father, John Armour, was 41 and her mother, Mary McLaughlin, was 38. She married John Little on 10 September 1832, in Randolph, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Jefferson, Illinois, United States in 1850. She died in 1842, at the age of 37, and was buried in Centralia, Marion, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Little
Maria C Armour
Marriage: 10 September 1832
James R Little
John Little
Jane Brown Little
Susan Little
Mary A Little
Samuel A Little
William John Armour Little
Cinderella Jennie Little

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+2 More Children

World Events (8)

Age 3
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
Age 7
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
Age 13
Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from Middle English, Old French armure, blended with the agent noun armer ( see Armer ), hence an occupational name for a maker of arms and armor. The collective noun armure denoted offensive weapons as well as the more recently specialized sense of protective gear.

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

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Sources (12)

  • Mary Kell, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Maria Armour in entry for William John Little and Elizabeth Esther Kell, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Maria C. Armour in entry for Samuel A. Little and Martha H. Findley, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

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