Tristram Little

9 December 1681–11 November 1765 (Age 83)
Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Tristram

When Tristram Little was born on 9 December 1681, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, his father, Moses Little, was 24 and his mother, Lydia Coffin, was 19. He married Sarah Dole on 30 October 1707, in Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 11 November 1765, in his hometown, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Tristram Little
1681–1765
Sarah Dole
1690–1773
Marriage: 30 October 1707
Sarah Little
1708–1754
Henry Little
1710–1786
Samuel Little
1713–1792
Apphia Little
1715–1743
Jane Little
1718–1748
Elizabeth Little
1720–1818
Nathaniel Little
1723–1745
Richard Little
1725–1806
Enoch Little
1728–1816
Ann Little
1732–
Stephen Little
1733–
John Little
1735–1800

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 October 1707Newbury, Essex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 35412;2007: 77854; 2010: 105936)English: nickname for a small man (if not ironic), or distinguishing epithet for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, from Middle English littel, Old English lȳtel (see Light 3).Irish: translation into English of Gaelic Ó Beagáin ‘descendant of Beagán’ (see Began ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Litle
    Littles
    Light
    Littell
    Lytle
    Lyttle
    Littel
    Petit
    Lighthill

    Sources (19)

    • Tristram Little, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
    • Tristram in entry for Enoch Little and Hannah Hovey, "New Hampshire Marriages, 1720-1920"
    • Tristram Little, "Massachusetts, Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

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