Lyda Nettie Little

1870–1942 (Age 72)
Columbiana, Ohio, United States

The Life of Lyda Nettie

When Lyda Nettie Little was born on 13 February 1870, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States, her father, George Little, was 37 and her mother, Eliza Jane Flowers, was 20. She married Lincoln J Bricker on 25 December 1888, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Swan Township, Noble, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Swan, Noble, Indiana, United States in 1910. She died on 17 October 1942, in Waterloo, DeKalb, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Waterloo Cemetery, Smithfield Township, DeKalb, Indiana, United States.

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Lyda Nettie Little
Lincoln J Bricker
Marriage: 25 December 1888
Artie L. Bricker

Spouse & Children

25 December 1888
Columbiana, Ohio, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • George Little


  • Eliza Jane Flowers




  • Female1870–1942Female

  • George W. Little


  • George Washington Little


  • George Washington Little


  • Female1873–1952Female

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Lidia Little in household of George Little, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Nettie Little in household of George Little, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Nettie E Bricker in household of Lincoln J Bricker, "United States Census, 1930"

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