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Lovell Bradley "Brad" PETTY (1921–1983)




Terry Louis Linton 1971-2017

Lovell Bradley "Brad" PETTY (1921–1983)



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LINTON & BIRD Chronicles Volume IV, Issue 2, Summer © 2011, ISSN 1941-3521


Lovell Bradley "Brad" PETTY (1921–1983) was the son of William Nathan PETTY (1896–1942) & Margaret May KINGERY (1900–1970). Brad was born on January 25, 1921, in  Effingham Ward 4, Effingham County, Illinois and died on July 20, 1983, in Watsonville, Santa Cruz, Alameda County, California.

Brad was a World War II Navy Veteran, enlisting in the Navy before the war broke out on June 11,   1940 and was release January 15, 1948. Brad was also a Karen War Veteran Navy Warrant Officer, flying helicopters during and after the war. Brad became a high school history teacher and a horse furrier. Brad made a one man journey from Watsonville, California to Juno Alaska and back on horse back.

Brad married Betty Jean FARIS (1921–2011) the daughter of Earl FARIS (1884–1964) & Elsie Wavelet QUERRY (1889–1959).  Betty was born on January 7, 1921, in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana and died on February 25, 2011, in Capitola, Santa Cruz, Alameda County, California.


Lovell Bradley "Brad" PETTY (1921–1983) &  Betty Jean FARIS (1921–2011)

were the grandparents of Travis Louis LINTON & Wade Farris LINTON



THOMAS PETTY (1608–1663) emigrant & Katherine MORRIS (1625–1720)

9th great-grandparents of Travis Louis LINTONWade Farris LINTON

Thomas PETTY was born in 1608 in Norwich, Norfolk, England and died on September 20, 1663 in Farnham Parish, Rappahannock County, Virginia.

Katherine MORRIS was born in 1625, in New Kent County, Virginia and died in 1720, in  Rappahannock, Essex County, Virginia


Editor note: work-in-progress



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