John Harry Little

1882–1966 (Age 84)
Murphysboro, Jackson, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Harry

When John Harry Little was born on 13 July 1882, in Murphysboro, Jackson, Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas Little, was 28 and his mother, Mary Dale, was 23. He married Mabel C. Barnhill on 1 June 1905, in Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Denning Township, Franklin, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 13 September 1966, in West Frankfort, Franklin, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John Harry Little
1882–1966
Mabel C. Barnhill
1886–1953
Marriage: 1 June 1905
Mildred Ann Little
1907–1982
Horace Thomas Little
1910–1975
William T. Little
1912–1942
Harry Glendon Little
1915–
Mary M Little
1917–
Betty Lee Little
1919–1991
Jack Little
1923–1924
Charles Little
1925–1976
Wallace Dale Little
1929–2000

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1905
Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States
children

(9)

  • Female1907–1982Female

  • Male1910–1975Male

  • William T. Little

    Male1912–1942Male

  • Harry Glendon Little

    Male1915–Male

  • Mary M Little

    Female1917–Female

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Little

    Male1854–1922Male

  • Mary Dale

    Female1859–1915Female

siblings

(4)

  • Female1877–1947Female

  • William Little

    Male1879–Male

  • Harry Little

    Male1881–Male

  • Male1882–1966Male

World Events (8)

1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 3

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1904

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a small man, or distinguishing epithet for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, from Middle English littel, Old English lȳtel, originally a diminutive of lȳt ( see Light 3).2 Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó Beagáin ‘descendant of Beagán’ ( see Begin ).3 Translation of French Petit and Lepetit; also used as an English form of names such as Jean-Petit ‘little John’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Harry Little, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hary Little, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harry Little, "United States Census, 1930"

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