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Solomon Newton Pettis
Birth: Oct. 10, 1827
Death: Sep. 18, 1900

US Congressman, US Diplomat. Elected to represent Pennsylvania’s 20th District in the United States House of Representatives to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Congressman Darwin A. Finney, serving from 1868 to 1869. Served as United States Minister to Bolivia from 1878 to 1879. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Emma L. Wightman Pettis (____ - 1901)*
 
 Children:
  Herbert Ray Pettis (____ - 1893)*
  Rust Pettis (1868 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greendale Cemetery
Meadville
Crawford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 6, Lot 20
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: May 15, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7445250
Solomon Newton Pettis
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