Selected Families and Individuals


Lily Mae Petty-48273

LILY M MONTROY 01 Jun 1904 15 Dec 2002 (V) 92392 (Victorville, San Bernardino, CA) (none specified) 552-06-6446 California

Ida May Petty-49198

Census Record, 1910, Lents, Multonomah, Oregon: May E. Finch, age 32
Children: Florence Finch-age 3; and Flossie Finch-age 4; Her Brother Riley, age 34, living with her.

Edward Petty-49199

12/24/1959: Cottage Grove Sentinel:
Edward Petty , pioneer son of this area, and a life honorary member fo the Lane county Historical Society, passed away at Cottage Grove hospital, Sat. Dec 19, at the age of 82.

He was born dec 12, 1877 on the Petty homestead South/east of Cresswell and lived and farmed a portion of the acreage most of his life. He was the son of George Petty, who crossed the plains with a wagon train in 1853 with his Mother, Melinda (Eaton) Petty. Mr Petty and and Lilly Scherler were married January 26, 1907 in Eugene, and celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary two years ago.

He is survived by the Widow; two sons, Wilbur of Seattle Washington; and Wayne of Corning, California. A sister, Mrs Ethel Zimmeman of Eugene, (OR) ; a brother Riley Petty of Creswell, and two grandsons, Edward and Webb Petty of Corning, Calif.

Funeral services were conducted at the Schwering and England Chapel of Creswell, Tues. Dec. 22 with internment in the Petty plot at the Lower Cemetery.
@sent by John Williams, and recorded by Barb McGee

Lilly Jane Scherler-58441

Red Bluff Daily News, Monday, 9 December 1971
[**wrong publication date - Lily died 28 August 1971**]

Lily Jane Petty

CORNING --- Mrs. Lily Jane Petty, 82, a former lifelong resident of Creswell,
Ore., died late Saturday in Corning Memorial Hospital. She became ill Friday
at her Elizabeth Ave., apartment and was taken by ambulance to the hospital
where her condition worsened.

She had move to Corning six weeks ago to be near her son, Wayne Petty.

A native of Bear Creek, near Creswell, she was born January 19, 1889. She
was the daughter of John and Mary Wintsenreed Scherler, who had settled
there after coming over from Switzerland. She was the widow of Edward
Petty whose death occurred in 1960. She was a member of the Jehovah's
Witnesses in Creswell.

Surviving are two sons, Wayne of Corning, and Wilbur, Seattle, Washington;
six sisters, Helen Parley, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Eliza Kneff, Hilda Thompson
and Anna Goheen, all of Creswell, Gladys Circle, Tillamook, Ore., and Margaret
Woods, Beaver, Ore.; a brother, Fred Scherler, Creswell; two grandsons, Edward
Petty, San Francisco and Webb Petty of Corning, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at Hall Brothers Chapel between the hours of 7-9 p.m., today.
The body will then be taken to Creswell where funeral services will be held at
10 a.m. Wednesday at the Schwering and England Mortuary. Burial will be in
the family plot in the Bear Creek Cemetery there.

George S. Petty-49989

1850 census Roanoke County Va age 19 born in VA

George Petty b. ca 1833 Roanoke Co VA

From researcher Sharolyn P. Wood:
1850 Census Roanoke County, Virginia page #277a, family #267.
George Petty 19 VA.(living in this household)
*Anna Frantz 60 VA., Mary 25 VA., Catherine 21 VA., Madison 21 VA., Elizabeth 20 VA., Delila 18 VA., Henry 15 VA., Frances 13 VA.,John 11 VA.

1880 Census 4th Ward, San Francisco, San Francisco Co CA page #552D.
George S. PETTY 45 VA Laborer VA VA
Joanna PETTY Wife 50 IRE Keeping House IRE IRE; Mary E. 12 CA At School VA IRE; George J. 11 CA At School VA IRE; John M. 9 CA VA IRE; William G. 8 CA VA IRE; Esther L. 6 CA VA IRE; L. Alexander 2 CA VA IRE
1920 Census San Francisco Co CA San Francisco District #26, Precinct #51 page #13b H/H #140. (Ancestry Image #26) January 14, 1920

George J. Petty 50 CA., Alice 39 Ire

C. J. Petty-13048

Petty Papers Vol 2 #2 pg 38
sex unknown