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Sedgwick Warren Pettis

Sedgwick Warren Pettis

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  • Name Sedgwick Warren Pettis 
    Born 3 Jul 1844  Gainseville, Wyoming, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1870 
    1870 Pettis.
    1870 Pettis.
    1870 US census, Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Family Number 1, Pettis.
    Biographical Information 25 Sep 1875 
    The Homestead act of 1860 was passed to facilitate the settlement of the west. For a small filling fee an applicant would be allowed to settle upon 160 acres of surveyed land. If they lived there for five years that land would become theirs.

    Sedgwick paid eight dollars for a plot of land in the state of Nebraska. Union Civil War veterans were allowed to deduct service time from the residency requierment. On this date he filed that he had lived there for four and a half years.

    He had established a farm that cultivated about 140 acres. He kept pigs and had an acre of fruit trees. 
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead 2.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead 2.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Homestead 2.
    Census 1885  Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1885 Nebraska Pettis.
    1885 Nebraska Pettis.
    1885 state census, Leroy, York, Nebraska. Family 62. Pettis.
    Military Service Civil War, Union Army Find all individuals with events at this location 
    27th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry, Company F. 
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Service.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Service.
    Sedgwick Warren Pettis Service.
    Died 27 Dec 1894  Leroy, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Vernon Cemetery, York, York, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sedgwick Pettis Burial.
    Sedgwick Pettis Burial.
    Sedgwick Pettis Burial.
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I22815  Nagel
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2017 

    Family Amanda Listina Townsend,   b. 29 Jan 1846, Monroe, Orange, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1926, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 12 May 1868  Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hiram Lewis Pettis,   b. 19 Feb 1869, Holland, Brown, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1870  (Age 1 years)  [Birth]
     2. Martin Sedgwick Pettis,   b. 17 Jan 1871, South Pass Township, Lancaster, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1871, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Eliza Listina Pettis,   b. 7 Mar 1873, York County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1936, Caldwell, Canyon, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     4. Harry Alfred Pettis,   b. 15 Feb 1875, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1875, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Alice Jenni Pettis,   b. 30 Jul 1877, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1880, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     6. Ruth Amanda Pettis,   b. 27 Nov 1883, York, York, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1957, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F7487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart