George Thomas Little

13 February 1899–15 April 1985 (Age 86)
Eagle, Wyoming, New York, United States

The Life of George Thomas

When George Thomas Little was born on 13 February 1899, in Eagle, Wyoming, New York, United States, his father, John William Little, was 26 and his mother, Mamie E Shefflan, was 29. He married Jessie Agnes Austin on 30 June 1931, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Aurora, Erie, New York, United States in 1910 and Avon, Livingston, New York, United States in 1940. He died on 15 April 1985, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Shelley, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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George Thomas Little
Jessie Agnes Austin
Marriage: 30 June 1931
John Austin Little

Spouse and Children

30 June 1931
Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States


    John Austin Little


Parents and Siblings

    John William Little


    Mamie E Shefflan




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

Age 16

In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George T Little, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George T Little in household of John W Little, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George T Little in household of John W Little, "United States Census, 1900"

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