Fletcher Odell Little

27 February 1869–2 June 1953 (Age 84)
Rockbridge, Virginia, United States

The Life of Fletcher Odell

When Fletcher Odell Little was born on 27 February 1869, in Rockbridge, Virginia, United States, his father, William A Little, was 39 and his mother, Evaline H. Supinger, was 31. He married Minnie Virginia Siler on 8 November 1893, in Rockbridge, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Walkers Creek, Augusta, Virginia, United States in 1930 and Walkers Creek Magisterial District, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 2 June 1953, in Roseland, Nelson, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Rockbridge Baths, Rockbridge, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fletcher Odell Little
1869–1953
Minnie Virginia Siler
1874–1951
Marriage: 8 November 1893
Minerva Maude Little
1895–1966
Fred Siler Little
1913–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 November 1893
Rockbridge, Virginia, United States
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    William A Little

    Male1829–1883Male

    Evaline H. Supinger

    Female1837–1900Female

siblings

(7)

    Jane Ann Little

    Female1857–1859Female

    Elizabeth E. Little

    Female1859–1931Female

    Robert Alexander Little

    Male1862–1935Male

    Susan M Little

    Female1865–1917Female

    Male1869–1953Male

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 25

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Fletcher Lette in household of W A, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Fletsher O Little, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fletcher O Little, "United States Census, 1940"

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