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Re: Littrell & Mills Family
Posted by: Annie Carlile (ID *****3078) Date: January 13, 2012 at 14:42:53
In Reply to: Littrell & Mills Family by Linda Elizabeth Conner Higdon of 732

Hi. I'm not related to this family. Here is the family in 1910:

1910 United States Federal Census about Wash Litterell
Name:        Wash Litterell
Age in 1910:        30
Birth Year:        1880
Birthplace:        North Carolina
Home in 1910:        Charleston, Swain, North Carolina
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relation to Head of House:        Head
[Self (Head)]
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Jane Litterell
Father's Birthplace:        North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace:        North Carolina
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Wash Litterell         30 b. 1880 NC, parents b. NC; farmer
Jane Litterell 30 -wife- b. 1880 NC, par b. NC; married 11 years; 3 children/3 surviving
Hobert Litterell 10 -son- b. 1900 NC
John Litterell 8 -son- b. 1902 NC
Louza Litterell 4 -son- b. 1906 NC
Here is Wash's WWI draft card:

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 about George Washington Littrell
Name:        George Washington Littrell
County: Swain (Whittier)
State:        North Carolina
Birth Date:        20 Aug 1875
Race:        White
FHL Roll Number:        1766032
DraftBoard:        0
Age: 43
Occupation: Acid Wood, Dillabor, Jackson
Nearest Relative: Hobert Littrell -son, Dillaboro, Jackson, NC
Signed: George Washington Littrell
Attest: S.E. Varner

This may be the Littrell marriage:

North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979 for G W Littrel

Groom's Name:        G W Littrel
Groom's Birth Date:        1875
Groom's Birthplace:        
Groom's Age:        22
Bride's Name:        Jane Elder
Bride's Birth Date:        1879
Bride's Birthplace:        
Bride's Age:        18
Marriage Date:        16 Oct 1897
Marriage Place:        Jackson, North Carolina
Groom's Father's Name:        
Groom's Mother's Name:        
Bride's Father's Name:        
Bride's Mother's Name:        
Groom's Race:        White
Groom's Marital Status:        
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:        
Bride's Race:        White
Bride's Marital Status:        
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:        
Indexing Project (Batch) Number:        M75208-6
System Origin:        North Carolina-EASy
Source Film Number:        833091
Reference Number:        146

Jane must have passed away before 1920. Here is the family in 1920:

1920 United States Federal Census about Mark Literell
Name:        Mark Literell
[Wash Literell]
[Wash Litreell]
[Wash Litrell]
Age:        45
Birth Year:        abt 1875
Birthplace:        Tennessee
Home in 1920:        Charleston, Swain, North Carolina
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relation to Head of House:        Head
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Fannie Literell
Father's Birthplace:        Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace:        Tennessee
Home Owned:        Rent
Able to Read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Wash Literell        45 b. 1875 Tenn, parents b. Tenn; labor, Saw mill
Fannie Literell 18 -wife- b. 1902 NC, par b. NC
Hobert Literell 19 -son- b. 1902 NC, fath b. Tenn, moth b. NC; labor, saw mill
Johnie Literell 17 -son- b. 1901 NC, same; drives team
Lonzo Literell        14 -son- b. 1906 NC, same; drives team
Leither Literell 8 -dau- b. 1912 NC
Fuller Literell 4 1/12 -son- b. 1916 NC

I think this is the family in 1930:

1930 United States Federal Census about George W Littrell
Name:        George W Littrell
Birth Year:        abt 1880
Birthplace:        Tennessee
Home in 1930:        Forneys Creek, Swain, North Carolina
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Relation to Head of House:        Head
Spouse's Name:        Fannie Littrell
Household Members:        
Name        Age
George W Littrell        50 b. 1880 Tenn, par b. Tenn; laborer, odd jobs
Fannie Littrell        35 -wife- b. 1895 NC, par b. NC
Lucy B Littrell        11 -dau- b. 1919 NC
Maybell Littrell        9 -dau- b. 1921 NC
Florence Littrell        3 10/12 -dau- b. 1926 NC
Ruth E Littrell        2 -dau- b. 1928 NC

George and Fannie had a son who died in 1927 which sheds some light on George's birthplace:

North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930 for G. W. Littrell

Name:        Clarence Littrell
Titles & Terms (original):        
Titles & Terms (standardized):        
Death Date:        20 Oct 1927
Death Place:        Proctor, Swain, North Carolina
Gender:        Male
Race (original):        White
Race (expanded):        White
Age at Death:        1y 10m 26d
Estimated Birth Year:        
Birth Date:        24 Nov 1925
Birthplace:        Prector, N.C.
Marital Status:        Single
Father:        G. W. Littrell
Father's Birthplace:        Loudon Co., Tenn.
Mother:        Fannie Green
Mother's Birthplace:        Jackson Co., N.C.
Burial Place:        Prector, N.C.
Burial Date:        21 Oct 1927
Funeral Home:        
Additional Relatives:        X
GSU Film Number:        1907336
Digital GS Number:        4216708
Image Number:        2451
Volume/Page/Certificate Number:        41

I couldn't find any littrells living in Loudon, Tenn in 1870 or 1880, however, here is the family in 1900:

1900 United States Federal Census about George W Litter
Name:        George W Litter
Age:        26
Birth Date:        Aug 1873
Birthplace:        Tennessee
Home in 1900:        Charleston, Swain, North Carolina
Race:        White
Gender:        Male
Relation to Head of House:        Son-in-Law
Marital Status:        Married
Spouse's Name:        Jane Litter
Marriage Year:        1897
Years Married:        3
Father's Birthplace:        Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace:        Tennessee
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Sylvania Elders 37 b. Apr 1863 NC, par b. NC; married 21 years; 6 children/ 4 surviving
John R Elders        13 -son- b. Dec 1886 NC
David C Elders        11 -son- b. Feb 1889 NC
George A Elders 7 -son- b. Dec 1892 NC
George W Litter 26 -son in law- b. Aug 1873 Tenn, par b. Tenn; farm laborer
Jane Litter        23 -dau- b. Dec 1879 NC; married 3 years; 1 child/1 surviving
David H Litter        0 -gson- b. May 1900 NC

Sorry I can't find more on them. Annie

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