Archibald Little Senior & wife Margaret Johnston
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Associated Grants/Deeds:
1784 - Grant to Archibald Little, 100A on the southeast side of Rockfish Creek, Bladen (now Robeson) Co., NC;
1784 - Grant to Archibald Little, 100A on the southwest side of Great Marsh, Bladen (now Robeson) Co., NC;
- Archibald and Margaret Little to William McVickar, 100A on the southeast side of Rockfish Creek, Robeson Co., NC, witnessed by Daniel Johnston;
1789 - Archibald Little to Neill Smith, 100A on the southwest side of Great Marsh, Robeson Co., NC, witnessed by Arch'd McNeill and John McPhail;
1789 - Jared Ervin to Archibald Little, 120A northest side of Great Marsh west side of Boggy Br near Southerlands, Robeson Co., NC, witnessed by Hugh Brown and Neill Smith;

1797 will of Archibald Little in Cumberland County, NC;
• 1786 Bladen Co. Tax List; 1814 Cumberland Co.,
McCallums, Daniel McCallum - Isabel Sellars Their Antecedents, Descendants and Allied Families by Farrell and Hooker, 1946;
• Little history by Mabel Lovin;
• Robeson County, NC grants and deeds for Archibald Little;
• Research of Steve Edgerton.



  Archibald Little Senior, of Kintyre, Argyllshire, Scotland

Birth 1730 Place Kintyre, Argyllshire, Scotland
Chr Place
Death 1809 Place Robeson County , NC
Burial Place probably Robeson County , NC
Father Duncan Little Mother __?__ Nicholson (or Nickerson)
Marriage 1756 Place Scotland (probably Gigha)
Other spouses Marriage
WIFE   Margaret Johnston
Birth 1736 Place Gigha, Scotland
Chr Place
Death after 1809 Place Robeson County, NC
Burial Place probably Phillippi cemetery, Hoke County, NC
Father John Johnston Mother Mary McAllister
Other spouses Marriage

Notes: Archibald Little Sr. supposedly fought in the Revolution but his service is unproved. The three female children below are traditionally the daughters of Archibald and Margaret Little. Nicolas McLauchlin and Neill Smith were witnesses to deeds concerning Archibald Little Sr.

Children Birth Death Spouse Cht #
1. Mary Little
Neill Smith of the Great Marsh
2. Margaret Little
Nicolas McLauchlin who lived just below Lumber River several miles east of Lumberton. When his first wife died, Nicolas married another Margaret Little, a cousin of his first wife.
3. Catherine Little
John Smith of Glasgow who fought with Lord Admiral Nelson at Trafalgar; the couple moved to Giles Co., TN.