Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

William Little
MSA SC 3520-17251


Archival Sources:

Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War, NARA M881, from

Maryland State Papers, Red Books 23: 141, David Smith to Gov. William Paca, re: accusations of bigamy against William Little of Cecil County, 13 April, 1783, MdHR 4591-43 [MSA S989-35, 1/6/4/23].

Maryland State Papers, Revolutionary Papers, Return of clothing delivered to troops at Whetstone Point, 18 June 1781, box 7, no. 54, MdHR 19970-7-54 [MSA S997-7-55, 1/6/2/43].

Maryland State Papers, Series A, William Little, Pay Certificate, c. 1785, MdHR 6636-53-17/1 [MSA S1004-75-11936, 1/7/3/60].

Maryland State Papers, Series A, William Little, assignment of pay certificate to Ignatius Wheeler, 10 May 1785, MdHR 6636-53-17/2 [MSA S1004-75-12338, 1/7/3/60].

Pension of William McMillan, National Archives and Records Administration, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, NARA M804, S 2806, p. 33-35, from

Return of Ramsey's, Smith's, and Bowie's companies, 9 July 1776, Maryland Historical Society, Revolutionary War Collection, MS 1814

Return of the Maryland troops, 27 September 1776, from

U. S. Federal Census, 1790, Harford County, Maryland.

U. S. Federal Census, 1800, Harford County, Maryland.

Published Sources:

Clements, S. Eugene and F. Edward Wright. The Maryland Militia in the Revolutionary War. Silver Spring, Maryland: Family Line Publications, 1987.

Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 18.

Proceedings of the Conventions of the Province of Maryland, 1774-1776, Archives of Maryland Online, vol. 78.

Tacyn, Mark Andrew. “’To the End:’ The First Maryland Regiment and the American Revolution.” PhD diss., University of Maryland College Park, 1999.

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