The Resource Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants

Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants

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Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants, ca. 1980
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Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants
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ca. 1980
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eng
Summary
Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants, ca. 1980, by Leonidas Rosser Littleton (1889-1982) of Emory and Roanoke, Virginia, consisting of genealogical information on the following families: Badley, Banks, Barnett, Bennett, Bernard, Bray, Buffington, Calvert, Cartwright, Chandler, Church, Custis, Farrar, Fowler, Gookin, Isham, Keeling, Kinchen, Kirkham, Lacy, Lawson, Littleton, Lovett, Martin, Mason, Matlack, Mitchell, Moseley, Moss, Nollner, Offley, Perrin, Randolph, Robins, Rosser, Royall, Saunders, Savage, Sayer, Seawell, Shipp, Snayle, Thelaball, Thomas, Thorowgood, Walke, Westgate, Woodhouse, Woodward, and Yardley. Includes photographs, and an index which does not contain page numbers
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Leonidas Rosser Littleton was born 1 August 1889 in Albemarle County, Virginia, to Jesse Talbot Littleton (1856-1929) and Louisa Rosser Littleton (1861-1945). He received his master's degree from Tulane University in 1910 and received his ph.d. in chemistry from the University of Illinois when he was 22. Littleton taught a year at Grinnell College and 26 years at Emory and Henry College. He worked for the Department of Ordnance in Washington D.C. from 1942 to 1956. Littleton married Alice Lenore Scott (1888-1963) 17 June 1916, and they had three children. He married second Elizabeth Whitmire Meriwether (b. 1890) 26 November 1972. Littleton died in Roanoke, Virginia, 16 January 1982.
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Some early eastern Virginia families and their descendants
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.225
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Jones, Rachel L.
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001541879
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