Hiram Warren Littleton

Male17 December 1890–8 February 1928

Brief Life History of Hiram Warren

When Hiram Warren Littleton was born on 17 December 1890, in Sussex, Delaware, United States, his father, George W Littleton, was 22 and his mother, Ida Elizabeth Rogers, was 20. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Cordelia Ann Lathbury. He lived in Baltimore Hundred, Sussex, Delaware, United States in 1920. He died on 8 February 1928, in Sussex, Delaware, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Ocean View, Sussex, Delaware, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram Warren Littleton
1890–1928
Cordelia Ann Lathbury
1895–1946
Addie Hester Littleton
1913–1988
Agnes Elizabeth Littleton
1916–2006
Hiram Warren Littleton
1919–1974
Hurley Littleton
1923–2011

Sources (10)

  • Hiram W Littleton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hiram W Littleton, "Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961"
  • Hiram Littleton in entry for Delia Littleton, "Delaware State Birth Records, 1861-1922"

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Children (4)

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World Events (8)

1893 · First U.S. Ambassador to Great Britain

Age 3

The first time that the rank of Ambassador was used was in 1893. When on March 30, 1893, Thomas F. Bayard was appointed Ambassador to Great Britain.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 11

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, mostly in southwestern England, named in Old English as ‘small settlement’, from lȳtel ‘small’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

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