Jonathan Pettit

October 1693–1772 (Age 78)
Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jonathan

When Jonathan Pettit was born in October 1693, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, his father, John Pettit III, was 25 and his mother, Mary Bates, was 22. He married Hannah Holly about 1715, in Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He died in 1772, in Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America, at the age of 79, and was buried in East Street Cemetery, Sharon, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Pettit
1693–1772
Hannah Holly
1694–1739
Marriage: about 1715
Hannah Pettit
1716–1739
Jonathan Pettit
1718–
John Pettit
1720–1754
Mary Pettit
1722–1809
James Pettit
1725–1770
Sarah Pettit
1727–1815
Mercy Pettit
1730–1771
Abigail Pettit
1732–
Elizabeth Pettit
1735–1779

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1715
Stamford, Fairfield, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

Name Meaning

English (especially southeastern): variant spelling of Petit .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jonathan Pettit in entry for Jeames Pettit, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Jonathan Pettet in entry for Sarah Pettet, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Jonathan Pettet, "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"

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