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Dr George Obediah Little
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Birth: May 2, 1839
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1925
District Of Columbia, USA

Son of Henry Little, D.D., & Susan Norton Smith.

George graduated from Amherst in 1860 and from Lane Theological Seminary in 1863. He received his Doctor of Divinity from Park College, MS in 1894. George was ordained in April, 1862 and preached at Birmingham, PA 1863-64, 2nd Presbyterian Church, Ft. Wayne, IN 1864-1870, Connorsville, IN 1871-1873, and Washington, DC 1873-1898. His pastorate at Washington was at The Assembly's Presbyterian Church (which stood at 5th & I Street, NW, a site later used by Ohev Sholom Jewish Congregation).

While at this pastorate, he was asked and appointed in 1895 to teach Pastoral Theology and Missions at Howard University. On completing his pastorate, he gave full time to the university, teaching ethics, Hebrew and Greek, which he continued until 1924.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Little (1800 - 1882)
  Susan Norton Smith Little (1810 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Hart Mitchell Little (1841 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Arthur M Little (1865 - 1960)*
  Edward Norton Little (1867 - 1883)*
  Norton Mitchell Little (1872 - 1945)*
  Edith Mitchell Little Bliss (1874 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Miranda Little (1833 - 1912)*
  Henry S Little (1837 - 1906)*
  George Obediah Little (1839 - 1925)
  Mary Ellen Little Griggs (1842 - 1926)*
  Elizabeth Frances Little (1846 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Creek Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: 152-8
 
Created by: Judith Marshall Stell
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34541364
Dr George Obediah Little
Added by: Judith Marshall Stell
 
Dr George Obediah Little
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Dr George Obediah Little
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