Lydia Esther Little

1912–2001 (Age 88)
Houston, Harris, Texas, United States

The Life of Lydia Esther

When Lydia Esther Little was born on 5 September 1912, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, her father, John T. Little, was 20 and her mother, Johnnie Belle Robinson, was 20. She died on 31 July 2001, in Hallettsville, Lavaca, Texas, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Lydia Esther Little
1912–2001
Curtis William Regner
1912–1986

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • John T. Little

    Male1892–Male

  • Johnnie Belle Robinson

    Female1892–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

Age 1

The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

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)

  • Little, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Lydia Esther Little, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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