James Henry Little

1910–1998 (Age 88)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Henry

When James Henry Little was born on 20 February 1910, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Henry Frank Little, was 20 and his mother, Ora Elizabeth Edwards, was 24. He married Sinia Signoria Alexander on 24 November 1932, in Gaston, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Clarkton, Bladen, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Gastonia Township, Gaston, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 3 August 1998, in Palm Beach, Florida, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Candler, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States.

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James Henry Little
Sinia Signoria Alexander
Marriage: 24 November 1932
Dorothy Ruth Little

Spouse & Children

  • Male1910–1998Male

  • Sinia Signoria Alexander


24 November 1932
Gaston, North Carolina, United States


  • Dorothy Ruth Little


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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 8

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 25

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • James H Little, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James H Little in household of Henry F Little, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James H Little in household of Frank Little, "United States Census, 1910"

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