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Re: 2 Lt. Robert M. Little 1918 PA
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: April 30, 2009 at 22:14:44
In Reply to: 2 Lt. Robert M. Little 1918 PA by Nicole Sproncken of 869


I found this researcher who is not directly related to the deceased, but I am posting it for your review. I could not find any listing that showed a relationship to 2 Lt. Little, sorry to say.

It is wonderful to hear that a family adopted his grave!

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=rbuss&id=I1413

Updated: Mon Oct 28 22:21:08 2002 Contact: Robert E. Buss, Jr. rbuss@crln.com

ID: I1413
Name: Samuel Little 1 2
Sex: M
Birth: 1844 3 1 2
Death: 1917 3 1 2
Reference Number: 1413

Marriage 1 Sarah J Cowher b: 1856
Married: 1878 3 1 2
Children
Agusta May Little
John Alexander Little
Sophia Jane Little
William Little
Wilbur Woodring Little
Samuel Irvin Little
Ruth Virginia Little

Sources:
Title: Joseph Cowher Kinship.GED
Repository:
Media: Other
Text: Date of Import: Mar 26, 2000
Title: J_cohwer relatives.FTW
Repository:
Media: Other
Text: Date of Import: Mar 26, 2000
Title: The Cowher-Kaucher Family of Centre County, Pennsylvania, originally from Baden-Wurttemberg
Author: Raymond M. Bell, Jack L. Cowher, Charles L. Eater
Publication: 1506 First Avenue North, Coralville, Iowa Third Edition 1998
Repository:
Note: Centre County Library & Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny St., Bellefonte, PA 16823
Media: Book

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Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

1. Samuel Irvin Little. He was the son of 2. Samuel Little and 3. Sarah J Cowher.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2. Samuel Little was born 1844, and died 1917.

3. Sarah J Cowher was born 1856, and died 1925. She was the daughter of 6. John Habron Cowher and 7. Sophia Jane Woodring.

Children of Sarah J Cowher and Samuel Little are:
i. Agusta May Little.
ii. John Alexander Little.
iii. Sophia Jane Little.
iv. William Little.
v. Wilbur Woodring Little.
1. vi. Samuel Irvin Little.
vii. Ruth Virginia Little.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

6. John Habron Cowher was born 5 MAY 1831, and died 22 OCT 1869. He was the son of 12. Jesse Cowher and 13. Nancy Cook.


7. Sophia Jane Woodring was born 1834, and died 1908. She was the daughter of 14. Peter Woodring and 15. Nancy Cowher.

Children of Sophia Jane Woodring and John Habron Cowher are:
i. Hannah Cowher was born 5 OCT 1854, and died 19 JAN 1867.
3. ii. Sarah J Cowher was born 1856, and died 1925. She married Samuel Little 1878. He was born 1844, and died 1917.
iii. Jesse Cowher was born 22 NOV 1857, and died 10 SEP 1860.
iv. Isabelle Cowher was born ABT. 1858.
v. Peter Woodring Cowher was born 4 APR 1859, and died 21 JAN 1937. He married Annie Gertrude Moore 1894. She was born 1862, and died 1902.
vi. Elizabeth V Cowher was born 1861, and died 1897. She married Joseph E Stone. He was born 1861, and died 1936.
vii. Nancy C Cowher was born 1863. She married John Lewis.
viii. Alexander Lourentis Cowher was born 3 OCT 1865, and died 25 FEB 1926. He married Sarah E. Macready 24 FEB 1898. She was born 14 NOV 1879, and died 10 AUG 1966.
ix. Maria Salome Cowher was born 10 SEP 1866, and died 29 JUL 1947.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

12. Jesse Cowher was born 1808, and died 1872. He was the son of 24. Frederick Cowher and 25. Sarah Simler.

13. Nancy Cook was born 25 OCT 1802, and died 23 FEB 1868.

Children of Nancy Cook and Jesse Cowher are:
6. i. John Habron Cowher was born 5 MAY 1831, and died 22 OCT 1869. He married Sophia Jane Woodring 22 DEC 1853, daughter of Peter Woodring and Nancy Cowher. She was born 1834, and died 1908.
ii. Frederick Simler Cowher was born 1833, and died AFT. 1870. He married Christina Woodring 1859. She was born 20 OCT 1843.
iii. Alexander Cowher was born 1836, and died 27 OCT 1864 in City Point, VA (enlisted Sept. 6, 1864, Co H, 184 Reg). He married Sarah Barger 5 SEP 1858. She was born 1836, and died 1881.
iv. Elias Theodore Cowher was born 1838, and died 6 JUL 1865. He married Sarah Fry 17 MAR 1859.

14. Peter Woodring was born 25 FEB 1814, and died 25 SEP 1861.

15. Nancy Cowher was born 21 NOV 1809, and died 15 FEB 1894. She was the daughter of 30. Frederick Cowher and 31. Sarah Simler.

Children of Nancy Cowher and Peter Woodring are:
7. i. Sophia Jane Woodring was born 1834, and died 1908. She married John Habron Cowher 22 DEC 1853, son of Jesse Cowher and Nancy Cook. He was born 5 MAY 1831, and died 22 OCT 1869.
ii. Hannah Woodring was born 15 MAY 1836, and died 7 OCT 1895. She married Robert Jackson Kelly 1 JAN 1856. He was born 1834, and died 1900.
iii. Jesse Woodring was born 23 FEB 1838, and died 4 AUG 1911. He married Elizabeth Conrad.
iv. Sarah Woodring was born 29 JUN 1840, and died 12 JUN 1878. She married Abednego Stephens.
v. Maria Woodring was born 11 JUN 1842, and died 21 FEB 1911. She married George Smith 1858.
vi. Jacob Woodring was born 29 AUG 1844, and died 28 DEC 1919. He married Elizabeth Harpster.
vii. Aaron Woodring was born 29 OCT 1846, and died 24 MAR 1922. He married Nancy Jane Harpster.
viii. Catherine Lucinda Woodring was born 4 MAR 1851, and died 12 NOV 1913. She married John Wining.
ix. Nancy Elizabeth Woodring was born 8 FEB 1855, and died 13 MAY 1899. She married Joseph Reese.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

24. Frederick Cowher was born 1 MAR 1783, and died BET. 26 APR 1854 - 16 JAN 1856. He was the son of 48. JohnGeorge Kaucher and 49. ChristinaElizabeth Niebel.

25. Sarah Simler was born ABT. 1790, and died ABT. 1852. She was the daughter of 50. John Henry Simler and 51. Anna Donovan.

Children of Sarah Simler and Frederick Cowher are:
i. Daughter Cowher was born ABT. 1807.
12. ii. Jesse Cowher was born 1808, and died 1872. He married Nancy Cook 1830. She was born 25 OCT 1802, and died 23 FEB 1868.
15. iii. Nancy Cowher was born 21 NOV 1809, and died 15 FEB 1894. She married Peter Woodring 1833. He was born 25 FEB 1814, and died 25 SEP 1861.
iv. Elizabeth Cowher was born 1812, and died 4 AUG 1880. She married John Goss AFT. 1850.
v. Catharine Cowher was born 1814. She married Elias Turner. He was born 1812, and died 1890.
vi. Sarah Cowher was born 1816. She married George Sharer. He was born 10 FEB 1815, and died 25 MAR 1880.
vii. Henry Simler Cowher was born 18 OCT 1818, and died 17 SEP 1865. He married Nancy Frantz 1 FEB 1849. She was born 14 OCT 1830, and died 27 DEC 1904.
viii. Jacob Cowher was born 4 DEC 1821, and died FEB 1897. He married Ann P Jones 17 SEP 1846. She was born 1829.
ix. Charles Cowher was born 1830, and died BET. 1851 - 1855.

30. Frederick Cowher Same as person number 24.

31. Sarah Simler Same as person number 25.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

48. JohnGeorge Kaucher was born 16 JUL 1740. He was the son of 96. Jacob Kaucher and 97. Barbara Schwartz.

49. ChristinaElizabeth Niebel.

Children of ChristinaElizabeth Niebel and JohnGeorge Kaucher are:
i. George Cowher was born 1764.
ii. MaryAgnes Cowher was born 19 JUN 1766. She married Samuel Reed 1790.
iii. John Cowher was born 4 JUL 1769.
iv. George Jacob Cowher was born 17 APR 1772.
v. AnnaMary Cowher was born 4 JAN 1775.
vi. Child Cowher was born 1777 in died young.
vii. Christian Cowher was born 16 JUN 1780.
24. viii. Frederick Cowher was born 1 MAR 1783, and died BET. 26 APR 1854 - 16 JAN 1856. He married Sarah Simler ABT. 1806, daughter of John Henry Simler and Anna Donovan. She was born ABT. 1790, and died ABT. 1852.
ix. JohnAdam Cowher was born 15 OCT 1785, and died BET. 1860 - 1870.

50. John Henry Simler was born 1751, and died 6 OCT 1829 in Philadelphia, PA "boot & shoemaker, a first-rate workman in his trade". He was the son of 100. John George Simler and 101. Anna Katharina Nitsch.

51. Anna Donovan died BET. 1 AUG - 20 DEC 1793 in Philadelphia. Anna and some of her children die in fall of yellow fever.

Children of Anna Donovan and John Henry Simler are:
i. Lovina Simler. She married Samuel Turner.
ii. Charles Simler died 6 MAY 1845. He married Sarah Morrow FEB 1814.
iii. George Simler was born 1785, and died 9 OCT 1825. He married Mary Cobb 6 JUN 1805.
25. iv. Sarah Simler was born ABT. 1790, and died ABT. 1852. She married Frederick Cowher ABT. 1806, son of JohnGeorge Kaucher and ChristinaElizabeth Niebel. He was born 1 MAR 1783, and died BET. 26 APR 1854 - 16 JAN 1856.

Census > U.S. Census > 1900 United States Federal Census > Pennsylvania > Blair > Tyrone > District 93
They lived on Cottage Street
1900 United States Federal Census
about Samuel C Little
Name: Samuel C Little
Home in 1900: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania
Age: 55
Birth Date: Aug 1844
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Spouse's name: Sarah J
Marriage Year: 1880
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 20
Residence : Tyrone Borough, Blair, Pennsylvania
Occupation: View on Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel C Little 55 Birth Date: Aug 1844 laborer RR
Sarah J Little 44 Birth Date: May 1856 Laundress
Agusta M Little 20 Birth Date: Dec 1879 Dressmaker
John A Little 19 Birth Date: Nov 1881 Painter
Sophia J Little 17 Birth Date: Nov 1882
Grover C W Little 16
Peter W Little 12 Birth Date: Jan 1884
Samuel I. Little 10 Birth Date: Jun 1889 (Irvin Samuel?)
Ruth V Little 6 Birth Date: Mar 1894

Census > U.S. Census > 1910 United States Federal Census > Pennsylvania > Blair > Tyrone Ward 4 > District 87
They lived on 11th Street
1910 United States Federal Census
about Irvin S Little
Name: Irvin S Little
Age in 1910: 20
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1890
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: Samuel C
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Name: Sara J
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Home in 1910: Tyrone Ward 4, Blair, Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel C Little 65
Sara J Little 53
John Little 29
Sophia Little 27
William C Little 25
Peter W Little 22
>>>>Irvin S Little 20
Virginia R Little 16
Peter W Cowher 51 brother in law widowed

1920 United States Federal Census
about Robert M Little
Name: Robert M Little
Home in 1920: Tyrone Ward 4, Blair, Pennsylvania
Age: 1 year 3 months
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1918
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: Irvin S
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Name: Grace
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Male
Image: 941
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Irvin S Little 30
Grace Little 29
Robert M Little 1 3/12

I could not locate Irvin in Blair Co in 1930. Perhaps this family is related.
Census > U.S. Census > 1930 United States Federal Census > Pennsylvania > Blair > Tyrone > District 74

1930 United States Federal Census
about Paul Little
Name: Paul Little
Home in 1930: Tyrone, Blair, Pennsylvania
Age: 29
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1901
Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Relation to Head-of-house: Head
Spouse's name: Mae
Race: White
Occupation:
Education:
Military service:
Rent/home value:
Age at first marriage:
Parents' birthplace: View Image
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Paul Little 29 truck driver
Mae Little 30
Kenneth Little 9
Melissa Little 5
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U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
about Robert M Little
Name: Robert M Little
Birth Year: 1918
Race: White, citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
State of Residence: Pennsylvania
County or City: Blair
Enlistment Date: 12 Mar 1943
Enlistment State: Tennessee
Enlistment City: Nashville
Branch: Air Corps
Branch Code: Air Corps
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Reserves - exclusive of Regular Army Reserve and Officers of the Officers Reserve Corps on active duty under the Thomason Act (Officers and Enlisted Men -- O.R.C. and E.R.C., and Nurses-Reserve Status)
Source: Enlisted Reserve or Medical Administrative Corps (MAC) Officer

Education: 4 years of high school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 00
Weight: 000

World War II and Korean Conflict Veterans Interred Overseas
about Robert M Little
Name: Robert M Little
Inducted From: Pennsylvania
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Combat Organization: 339th Bomber Squadron 96th Bomber
Death Date: 12 May 1944
Monument: The Netherlands
Last Known Status: Buried
U.S. Awards: Purple Heart Medal
Air Medal
Additional Army Awards







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