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Clergyman

Archibald Alexander Little, American clergyman. Member Phi Gamma Delta.; Mason (32°).; Rotarian. Wrote: History of Steele Creek Presbyterian Church to 1900.

Background

Little, Archibald Alexander was born on April 28, 1860 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of John Peyton and Janet (Cringan) Little.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Hampden-Sydney (Virginia) College, 1880, A.M., 1885. Union Theological Seminary, Virginia, 1883-1885. Austin (Texas) Theological Seminary, 1885-1886.

Doctor of Divinity, Southwestern Presbyterian U., 1904.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian Church, 1886. Pastor Gordonsville, Virginia, 1886-1892. Evangelist, Synod of Virginia, 1892-1895.

Pastor Steele Creek Church, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, 1895-1901, First Presbyterian Church, Selma, Alabama, 1901-1908, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Atlanta, Georgia., 1908-1919, First Presbyterian Church, Meridian, Mississippi, since 1919. Professor Greek and Hebrew, Austin Theological Seminary, 1885-1886. Director Columbia Theological Seminary, 1932-1935.

Moderator of Synod of Mississippi, 1932.

Membership

Member Phi Gamma Delta. Mason (32°).; Rotarian. Wrote: History of Steele Creek Presbyterian Church to 1900.

Connections

Married Nannie Gordon Scott, October 14, 1890.; married second, Mistress. Children: Janet Tweedy (Mistress Baker William Farrar), Thomas Wharey (deceased), James Scott (deceased), Mary Parrish (Mistress Eric R. Jette deceased), Archibald Alexander.

father:
John Peyton Little

mother:
Janet (Cringan) Little

spouse:
Nannie Gordon Scott

spouse:
Mistress

child:
Janet Tweedy Little (Mistress Baker William Farrar)

child:
Thomas Wharey Little (deceased)

child:
James Scott Little (deceased)

child:
Mary Parrish Little (Mistress Eric R. Jette deceased)

child:
Archibald Alexander Little