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Anne Little
(1 May 1822 – 16 Nov 1902)

The narrative that follows is transcribed from Alexander (Sandy) Waddell's invaluable summary in his biographical documentation of the Little and Martin families.

Summary transcript

Born 9 May 1822. Went out to Singapore to keep house for her brother Dr Robert Little. Married one of his staunchest friends, Robert McEwen, in 1842. There were three daughters, Anne (who married Oscar Vernede, the son of Robert McEwen's Glasgow partner on the formation of the North Borneo Company), Mary (who married her cousin William Dalgleish), and Roberta (married, but details obscure).