Date added: 7 Feb 2017
Sgt. Thomas Pettigrew was born on 22 September 1776 in Govan, Lanarkshire, to Jeanne Willson and Robert Pettigrew.
He was the younger brother of Robert Pettigrew (1763 – 1832) my gr gr gr grandfather).
He married Elizabeth Crichton on 29 June 1792 in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire. They had five children in 13 years. He had five brothers and five sisters. Sgt. Thomas Pettigrew married Elizabeth Crichton in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire, on 29 June 1792 when he was 15 years old. His daughter Elisabeth was born on 27 January 1793 in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire. His daughter Margaret was born on 13 July 1795 in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire. His daughter Mary was born on 21 December 1797. His son George was born on 30 June 1803 in Old Monkland, Lanarkshire. His daughter Agnes was born in 1806. Sgt. Thomas Pettigrew served in the military in 1815 when he was 39 years old.