Carroll Columbus Pettet

25 July 1915–30 November 2003 (Age 88)
Henderson, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Carroll Columbus

When Carroll Columbus Pettet was born on 25 July 1915, in Henderson, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Benjamin Pettet, was 44 and his mother, Mary E Redden, was 44. He married Katie Lee Love on 4 July 1936, in Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Blue Ridge Township, Henderson, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 30 November 2003, at the age of 88, and was buried in Dana, Henderson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Carroll Columbus Pettet
1915–2003
Katie Lee Love
1916–1991
Marriage: 4 July 1936
Wayne Arthur Pettet
1938–1938

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 July 1936
Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States
children

(1)

    Wayne Arthur Pettet

    Male1938–1938Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Benjamin Pettet

    Male1871–Male

    Mary E Redden

    Female1871–Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 3

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1941

Age 26

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Pettit .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Carrol C Pettet in household of Mary E Pettet, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Carroll Pettit, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Carroll Pettet in entry for William C Brown and Carolyn Pettet, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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