Corporal John Gorden Little

1931–1951 (Age 20)
Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States

The Life of John Gorden

When Corporal John Gorden Little was born on 16 April 1931, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, his father, Gordon B Little, was 20 and his mother, Dorothy Browning, was 25. He died on 26 December 1951, in Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Hamilton, Butler, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gordon B Little
Dorothy Browning
Corporal John Gorden Little
Private Wallace Raymond Little
Dr. Bertha Frances Little
Mary Maxine Little
Bernice Vivian Little
Willa Ann Little
Corporal Virgil Lee Little

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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 (2)

  • John Little in household of Gordon Little, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Gordon Little, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"

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