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Peter Little

Male 1724 - 1773  (48 years)


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  • Name Peter Little 
    Born 27 Aug 1724  Saarland, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Christened 11 Nov 1724  CHURCH Reformed Church, Saarland, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Name Also Known As Johann Peter Klein 
    Buried 1773  CEMETERY Christ Reformed Church Cemetery, Littlestown, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Died 7 Apr 1773 
    Newspaper - Stories 4 Apr 1893  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
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    Peter Little, founder of Littlestown, Sketch of Littlestown
    Newspaper - Stories 8 Jul 1938  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Mrs Lily N Neary, Baltimore, daughter of Ephriam Hanaway Little of Gettysburg, and whose great-grandfather was Peter Little, claims that Little Round Top was named for Peter Little, founder of Littlestown.
    Newspaper - Stories 7 Sep 1940  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Genealogy of Peter Little.
    Newspaper - Stories 28 Sep 1940  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Genealogy of Peter Little.
    Newspaper - Stories 30 Nov 1940  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Peter Little trunk, owned by 6th generation descendant Walter Crapster.
    Newspaper - Stories 7 Dec 1940  NEWSPAPER Star And Sentinel, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
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    Peter Little trunk, owned by 6th generation descendant Walter Crapster.
    Newspaper - Stories 27 Aug 1952  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    History of Littlestown, Peter Little founder.
    Newspaper - Stories 10 Jul 1963  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Out Of The Past article - A claim that Little Round Top was named after Peter Little.
    Newspaper - Stories 28 Feb 1964  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Centennial Anniversary of Littlestown.
    Newspaper - Stories 30 Jul 1965  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Littlestown Bicentennial History.
    Newspaper - Stories 13 Sep 1986  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Peter Little history.
    Newspaper - Stories 21 Feb 1987  NEWSPAPER Gettysburg Times, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
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    Peter Little, history and photograph of tombstone.
    Notes
    • Founder of Littlestown, Pennsylvania, USA
    Person ID I866  GulbrandsonHladkyBushman
    Last Modified 23 Dec 2008 

    Father Johann Ludwig Klein,   b. 1697, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1786  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Mary Eva Unknown 
    Family ID F625  Group Sheet

    Family Ursula Shriver 
    Children 
     1. Johann Peter Little,   b. 1749
     2. Jacob Ludwig Little,   b. 1750,   d. 1826  (Age 76 years)
     3. Anna Elizabeth Little,   b. 1752
     4. Michael Little,   b. 1754
     5. Maria Barbara Little,   b. 1757
     6. Joseph Little,   b. 1760
     7. Mary Eva Little,   b. 1762
     8. Susanna Elizabeth Little,   b. 1766
     9. Unknown Little
     10. Catherine Little,   b. 4 Feb 1775,   d. 13 Dec 1839  (Age 64 years)
     11. Ludwig Little
     12. Peter Little,   b. 11 Dec 1775, Littlestown, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1830, Freedom, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2008 
    Family ID F275  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S126] BOOK - History And Directory Of The Boroughts Of - Adams County, PA, John T Reily, p71.

    2. [S119] CEMETERY - Christ Reformed Church Cemetery, Littlestown, Pennsylvania, USA.

    3. [S44] NEWSPAPER - Gettysburg Compiler - Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA.

    4. [S57] NEWSPAPER - Gettysburg Times, The - Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA.

    5. [S52] NEWSPAPER - Star And Sentinel, The - Gettysburg, Adams County , Pennsylvania, USA.