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Nathaniel Pettit, Jr.

Birthplace: Newtown, Long Island, New York
Death: Died in NJ, USA
Place of Burial: NJ, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathaniel Pettit, I and Mary Pettit
Husband of Elizabeth Petit
Father of Elizabeth Woolverton; George Pettit; Abigail Pettit; Andrew Pettit; Jonathan Heath Pettit and 6 others
Brother of Moses Pettit; Mary Pettit; Elias Pettit; Jane Ely; Jonathan Pettit and 3 others

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About Nathaniel Pettit, Jr.

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"Nathaniel Pettit, son of Nathaniel and Mary (Bayley) Pettit, was born about 1676 in Newtown, Long Island, and went with his parents to New Jersey. In 1708 he married Elizabeth, daughter of Andrew Heath, a large landowner near the Falls of Delaware. He apparently did not adhere to the Quaker faith of his father, as he was connected with the parish of St. Andrew's Episcopal church, Lambertville, New Jersey." Annals of The Forty

Sources [S286] Canadian Clines, Loraine, (, 12 Sep 2006.

[S134] Annals of The Forty, The Grimsby Historical Society, (Loyalist and Pioneer Families of West Lincoln, 1783 - 1833), V.7, p.31, 12 Feb 2007.

Born about 1676 to Nathaniel & Mary Bailey Pettit I. Married Elizabeth Heath about 1711 on Long Island. Died in Hunterdon, Sussex, NJ. Child: Jonathan Pettit. According to FINDaGRAVE contributor Marigay, his birth date was 12 JUN 1724 and his death date was 20 OCT 1768.

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Nathaniel Pettit, Jr.'s Timeline

January 12, 1676
Newtown, Long Island, New York
Age 35
Hunterdon Co., Nj, USA
Age 37
New Jersey
Age 39
Age 41
June 12, 1721
Age 45
Age 45
Sussex County, New Jersey, United States
June 12, 1724
Age 48
Hunterdon, Sussex Co, NJ, USA
June 12, 1726
Age 50
Sussex County, New Jersey, United States