John Pettit was born in 1608 in Wilford, Essex, England. He was the son of Henry Pettit. He came to America with his brother Thomas in about 1630. He was in Stamford by 1652. He lived on the west side of West Street, which is now called Washington Blvd.
Links to Pettit Family Data
Please refer to Stamford Families for a searchable database of all Stamford families, including Pettit.
Descendants of Henri Pettit This site, maintained by Jim Pettit, contains eight generations of Pettits from Henri Pettit's daughter Anna and his sons John and Thomas. Thanks, Jim.
Barbour Index Entries for
Stamford Pettits--This text file contains the births, marriages and
deaths of Pettits in Stamford between 1641 and 1853. The Barbour Index
entries are alphabetized by first name.
Anyone wishing to contribute genealogies for this family should email Barbara Kaye.
If you have questions, comments or contributions to this collective
please e-mail Barbara Kaye.
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