Melva Ruth Pettit

FatherFrank Hammond Pettit (1890-1954)
MotherMaude Elizabeth Conklin (1892-1942)
Melva Ruth Pettit, daughter of Frank Hammond Pettit and Maude Elizabeth Conklin, was born in Fairmont, Martin County, MinnesotaG, on 18 May 1918.
     In 1920 Melva was living at 39th Avenue, MinneapolisG, in the household of her parents Frank and Maude, and was recorded in the census as Melva R Pettit, aged one and born in Minnesota.1
Sackett Family Association descendants
Lois Landvoigt.
ChartsLine 3a (American)

 Notes & Citations

  1. 1920 US census, digital image from National Archives microfilm,, Roll: T625_838; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 216
    39th Avenue, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, 5 Jan 1920
    Pettit, Frank H, head, home owned on mortgage, 29, married, b. KS, father b. NY, mother b. IL, machinist, machine factory
    Pettit, Maud E, wife, 27, b. MN, father b. MN, mother b. MN, embroiderer, for stencil co
    Pettit, Melva R, dau, 1 7/12, b. MN, father b. KS, mother b. MN
    Conklin, Ella, mother-in-law, 52, wid, b. MN, father b. NY, mother b. OH.
Sackett line10th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited23 January 2019