Bertha Mae Lineberger

3 January 1893–7 July 1986 (Age 93)
Lincoln, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Bertha Mae

When Bertha Mae Lineberger was born on 3 January 1893, in Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Alexander Lineberger, was 39 and her mother, Laura Jane Clark, was 33. She married John Lester Little on 25 January 1912, in Catawba Springs Township, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Catawba Springs Township, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Denver, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States for about 56 years. She died on 7 July 1986, in Lincolnton, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Denver, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lester Little
1888–1968
Bertha Mae Lineberger
1893–1986
Marriage: 25 January 1912
Colie Smith Little
1913–2013
Pinkie M. Little
1917–1917
Ruby Jane Little
1922–2004
Mary Alice Little
1925–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 January 1912
Catawba Springs Township, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States
children

(4)

    Colie Smith Little

    Male1913–2013Male

    Pinkie M. Little

    Female1917–1917Female

    Female1922–2004Female

    Mary Alice Little

    Female1925–Female

Parents and Siblings

    James Alexander Lineberger

    Male1853–1942Male

    Laura Jane Clark

    Female1859–1936Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 4

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 25

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Leinberger or Leuenberger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Berta Linebarger in household of Jot Linebarger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Vertie Little in household of J L Little, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Berlie M Little in household of Lester L Little, "United States Census, 1930"

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