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Selected Families and Individuals

Source Citations


Judge Frankin Lightfoot Little

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19455453. "Judge Franklin Lightfoot Little was a County Judge in Georgia. He married Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Sasnett on April 5, 1859, in Sparta, Hancock County, Georgia.

The following are their children:

Josephine Beaufort Little 1861 – 1861; Alice Henry Little 1861 – 1863; Florence Lightfoot Little 1863 – 1900; Richard Sasnett Little 1865 – 1891; John Franklin Little 1867 – 1948; Henry Harris Little 1869 – 1916; William Jacob Little 1871 – 1927; Charles Crimm Little 1875 – 1876; Sarah Frances Little 1876 – 1878; and Dr. Young Allen Little 1879 – 1933

FINDING AID - AUBURN UNIVERSITY SPECIAL COLLECTIONS & ARCHIVES--Guide to the Frank L. Little Reminiscences, RG 90, Date: June 13, 1967

Date Span: 1908-1911

Scope / Content: Two notebooks (1908-1911) with biographical notes and histories of the families of Little and his wife, Mary E. (Mollie) Sasnett Little, biographical notes on Little's classmates at Emory College, and Little's reminiscences concerning his education and Civil War service, compiled by Little for his daughter and granddaughter.

Biographical Sketch: Little, a native of Harris County, Georgia, graduated from Emory College in 1858 and was admitted to the bar in 1859. In 1861, he enlisted in Company E, 15th Georgia Infantry but was discharged because of ill health in 1862. He accepted the captaincy of a company of Georgia state troops in 1864. After the war he resumed his law practice and was Hancock County judge from 1872 to 1905. Little's brother, Jacob Wilbur Fisk Little, was a student at East Alabama Male College (later Auburn University) from 1858 to 1861. His wife's uncle, William J. Sasnett, was East Alabama Male College's first president, 1859-1861.

Volume I: Family record and notes made by Frank L. Little for his daughter, Mary Little, in 1908. Personal reminiscences, genealogical data, Civil War Recollections, and various unidentified, undated newspaper clippings.

Volume II: Genealogical data compiled by Frank L. Little in 1911. Contains data on Little, Drim, Nettles, Sasnett, Borden, Harris, Turner, and Parker families. Autobiographical information and Civil War Recollections." Image.


Mary Elizabeth Sasnett

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19455462. Image.


Robert Edwin Barry

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=107944271. "Buried in the Barry Family plot." Image.


Arianna H. Green

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=107944330. "Buried in the Barry Family plot." Image.


William Pembroke Sasnett

1Judge Frank L. Little, Sasnett Family Records Book, Elizabeth deParry, 4748 Aberdeen Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48103. Written about 1910. Two page description given of "Bill" and his life. Military record also recorded.

2FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19455420. "CIVIL WAR VETERAN

Enlisted, as a corporal, July 15, 1861 in Company E, 15th Georgia Infantry Regiment.
Promoted to 4th Sergeant in 1862.
Died of disease on Dec. 30 1864.

CHILDREN
1. John Adams Sasnett 1857-1927
2. Julia Borden Sasnett Walker1859-1930
3. Mary Willie Sasnett Lawrence 1861-1931." Image.


Mary E. Adams

1Judge Frank L. Little, Sasnett Family Records Book, Elizabeth deParry, 4748 Aberdeen Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48103. Written about 1910. Two page description given of "Bill" and his life. Military record also recorded.


Nancy Anne Harris

1FindaGrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=61523675. "Mar John Slaton Oct 24, 1824, Hancock co GA, but was recorded in section of marriage book headed "1822" creating some incorrect transcriptions.

Mrs. Nancy Slaton's mother, Mary Elizabeth Harris, was a daughter of Lieut. Arthur Harris, who went from Maryland to serve in the Colonial army in the Revolution. Absalom Harris came to Georgia from Greenville co, Va., and settled on Shoulderbone creek in Hancock co, where he spent the remainder of his life.

I, Nancy Slaton [skip] do hereby make public and declare this to be my last will and testament [skip] silver spoons to my daughter Mary E Browne.
To my daughter Caroline F. Doster [skip]
To my daughter Martha J. Dubois [skip]
To Frank Smith, my grand son whom I have raised [skip]
I wish my children and heirs to retain from sale one acre of land embracing the family cemetery which I desire always to be kept in the family and never to be sold, and I hope they will try to keep the same in as good shape as they are pecuniarily able [skip] To my sons, Henry H. and William F. Slaton [skip] To my grandchildren, Walter and Frank Smith and Helen Howard who are children of my deceased Daughter Sarah Frances Slaton, who was the Wife of Col. Alfred Y. Smith." Image.