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Riley Mcmillan Little

social worker

Riley Mcmillan Little, American social worker.

Background

Little, Riley Mcmillan was born on September 15, 1865 in Cedarville, Ohio, United States. Son of Robert and Mary Ann (McMillan) Little.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Monmouth (Illinois) College, 1890. Bachelor of Divinity, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, 1893. Studied University of Chicago.

Career

Ordained U.P. ministry, 1893. Pastor Albany, Oregon, 1893-1896, Woodlawn Church, Chicago, 1896-1907, Bellevue Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, 1907-1913. General secretary Philadelphia Society for Organizing Charity, 1912-1916.

Chairman United States Employees’ Compensation Commission, Washington, March 15, 1917-July 1, 1918. Director Safety Institute America, 1918-1921. Director Rehabilitation Division New York Department of Education, since 1921.

Connections

Married Nannie M. Chamberlin, May 10, 1893. Children: Mistress.

father:
Robert Little

mother:
Mary Ann (McMillan) Little

spouse:
Nannie M. Chamberlin

child:
Mrs Little