Lydia L. Little

1873–

The Life of Lydia L.

When Lydia L. Little was born in 1873, her father, George Little, was 38 and her mother, Matilda Hicks, was 36. She married Arthur G. Palmer on 17 January 1891, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

Lydia L. Little
1873–
Arthur G. Palmer
1870–1917
Marriage: 17 January 1891
Myrtland F. Palmer
1893–1979

Spouse & Children

  • Female1873–Female

  • Arthur G. Palmer

    Male1870–1917Male

MARRIAGE
17 January 1891
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
children

(1)

Parents & Siblings

  • George Little

    Male1835–1917Male

  • Matilda Hicks

    Female1837–1900Female

siblings

(7)

  • Charlotte Little

    Female1857–1934Female

  • James William Little

    Male1860–Male

  • Deborah Little

    Female1862–Female

  • John Little

    Male1865–Male

  • Eliza Ann Little

    Female1866–Female

+2 More Children

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 (3)

  • Lydia L Palmer in household of Amanda M Palmer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lydia Little, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893"
  • Lydia L. Little, "Massachusetts Town Records, ca. 1638-1961"

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