Tombstone Tuesday: Ezekiel William Pettit

EzekielPettitEzekiel William Pettit was born in 1837 to parents Samuel and Polly Pettit in the province of Ontario, Canada, not far from the United States border in the township of Townsend.  One source indicates that his parents were actually United States citizens, but there are some conflicting records that seem to indicate otherwise.  Through the years, some census records indicated that Ezekiel’s parents were both born in Canada and some indicate they were born in New York.

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