Lyle Warner Little

1922–2007 (Age 84)
Mellette, Spink, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Lyle Warner

When Lyle Warner Little was born on 20 November 1922, in Mellette, Spink, South Dakota, United States, his father, Arthur Warner Little, was 36 and his mother, Lucy M Blake, was 33. He married Josephine Nelson on 1 June 1974, in Mellette, Spink, South Dakota, United States. He lived in Mellette Township, Spink, South Dakota, United States in 1940 and Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom in 2007. He died on 30 July 2007, in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Mellette, Spink, South Dakota, United States.

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Lyle Warner Little
Josephine Nelson
Marriage: 1 June 1974

Spouse & Children

1 June 1974
Mellette, Spink, South Dakota, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1927 · Kilmarnock War Memorial

Age 5

The Kilmarnock War Memorial was built to pay tribute to all residents of Kilmarnock who fought in World War I. Most of the building is accessible to the public and names of the people who died line the walkways inside and out. After World War II, additions were made adding the names of those who gave their lives in World War II.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 23

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

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)

  • Lyle Little, "South Dakota State Census, 1925"
  • Lyle Little, "South Dakota State Census, 1935"
  • Lyle Little in household of Arthur Little, "United States Census, 1930"

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