Daniel Little, Jr.

Is your surname Little?

Research the Little family

Daniel Little, Jr.'s Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Daniel Little, Jr.

Also Known As: "Klein", "Johann", "John"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, Colonial America
Death: Died in Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Smyrna United Methodist Church Cemetery, Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain Johann Daniel Little, Sr. and Annie Mary Lewis
Husband of Phillipina Flynn Little
Father of Elizabeth Shinn; John Paul "Poney" Little; Phillapina Motley, II; Mary "Polly" Hogan; Daniel Little and 5 others
Brother of Peter Little, Sr.; John Little; Henry Little; James Little; Lewis P Little and 1 other

Occupation: Surveyor & Teacher
Managed by: Ben M. Angel
Last Updated:

About Daniel Little, Jr.

Daniel Little was in the Revolutionary War under General Horatio Gates in the Battle of Cornwallis.

_______________________

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA (Soldier). DAR Ancestor #: A069815

_______________________

He moved to Mecklenburg County which became Cabaruss County in 1793.

_______________________

He was a Surveyor and teacher. He was in the Revolutionary War in 1782 and again in 1788. He served under Gen Horatio Gates in the Battle of Cornwallis. Daniel, was a school teacher and a surveyor.

Before 1790 he migrated from Rowan County, NC to Mecklenburg Co, NC (to that part which became Cabarrus Co, NC in 1793) then to Kershaw County, SC about 1802/03.

He sold his real estate holdings in North Carolina to John Furr and moved to Kershaw County, South Carolina in October 1801. In November of the same year he acquired title to land in Kershaw County about nine miles southwest of Lugoff. He and his son-in-law, Silas Shinn, were Co-owners of the land which was located on 25-Mile creek. The South Carolina Dept. of Archives and History, Columbia, S.C., lists a will by Daniel Little in Vol 2, Book D-1, Pg 14, of wills filed between 1775 and 1839. Daniel wrote his will on 8 April 1807, and it was admitted to probate on 15 April 1807. Apparently he was on his death bed when the will was prepared.

Children:

  1. Elizabeth Little (1785-1852)
  2. John Paul Little (1786-abt.1880)
  3. Mary Little (1788-1870)
  4. Phillipina Little (1788-1863)
  5. Daniel Little III (1790-1824)
  6. Ransom Little (1792-1897)
  7. George Little (1793-1853)
  8. Jacob Little (1794-1863)
  9. Salome Sarah Little (1796-1853)
  10. Henry Perry Little (1800-1883)
  11. James Silas Little (1802-1834)
view all 14

Daniel Little, Jr.'s Timeline

1755
May 6, 1755
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, Colonial America
1783
April 10, 1783
Age 27
Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
1785
September 13, 1785
Age 30
Crane Creek, Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
1786
1786
Age 30
Rowan, Rowan, NC, USA
1788
September 15, 1788
Age 33
Crane Creek, Rowan, North Carolina, United States
September 15, 1788
Age 33
Rowan County, North Carolina, United States
1790
1790
Age 34
Mecklenburg, Mecklenburg, NC, USA
1792
1792
Age 36
Cabarrus, Cabarrus, NC, USA
1794
November 21, 1794
Age 39
Cabarrus, Cabarrus, NC, USA
1796
1796
Age 40
Cabarrus, Cabarrus, NC, USA