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Zachariah Little
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1846
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1915
Modale
Harrison County
Iowa, USA

Son of Henry Little and Susannah Hardy. Husband of Lydia Elvira Williams.

1915: Missouri Valley Times (4 Mar 1915) Zachariah Little was born in Kentucky, Aug 1 1846; died in Modale, Ia, Feb 21, 1915, aged 68 years, 6 months and 20 days. He suffered for a long time from rheumatism and other complications. A day or so after his return from the hospital a change for the worse was noted. He gradually weakened until the end, which came at the home of his daughter, Mrs. F.L. Myers, Sunday morning about 9: o'clock. Mr. Little was married to Elvira Willims, in Missouri a few years previous to coming to Iowa. To them six children were born, two of whom, Sarah S and Lee, together with the wife and mother, preceeded him to the grave. Four children, Mrs. F.L. Myers, William Little, Mrs. Emma Matheson and Mrs. Anna Schroeder; and two sisters, Mrs. Harriet Frazier and Mrs. Susan Davis, survive to mourn the loss. Mr. Little also leaves a large number of relatives and friends. He was a famer and has lived in the vicinity of Modale for almost forty years. In response to the call of his country he enlisted in the Company of Indian Scouts on the 12th day of April 1864, at the age of 18 and served until October of the same year, when he received his honorable discharge. "In the morning it flourisheth and groweth up; in the eveing it is cut down and withereth." Brief funeral services were held at the home of Mrs. F.L. Myers, at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb 23rd, J.H. Findley officiating, Burial in Calhoun cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry John Little (1805 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Liddie Elvara Williams Little (1846 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Clara Little Myers (1856 - 1920)*
  William Henry Little (1869 - 1936)*
  Emiline Cynthia Little Mathews (1871 - 1955)*
  Oscar Lee Little (1874 - 1914)*
  Sarah Estella Little (1881 - 1899)*
 
 Sibling:
  Zachariah Little (1846 - 1915)
  Susan Little Davis (1848 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Too Good For Earth
God Called Him Home
 
Burial:
Calhoun Cemetery
Calhoun
Harrison County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 3
 
Created by: Odette
Record added: May 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26593628
Zachariah Little
Added by: Odette
 
Zachariah Little
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- Odette
 Added: Dec. 12, 2014
LITTLE, Zachariah -- CIVIL WAR VETERAN --8-1-1840 -- 2-21-1915 --- Calhoun - Calhoun Twp. - Harrison -- C. W. Vet-- STUFFT'S INDIAN SCOUTS, US VOLUNTEERS --
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 10, 2011
 
 
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