Andrew Chetwood Pettit, prominent fruit grower of Stamford Township,passed away on Friday, December 3rd in his 89th year. Eldest son of Jonathan R. and Martha Smith Pettit, both members of United Empire Loyalist families in this district, the late Mr. Pettit was born in Grimsby Township on January 2nd, 1855, and was the brother of the late Jonathan Ambrose Pettit of Grimsby. He married Mary Underhill Simpson of Paris, Ontario on 1881 and she predeceased him in 1917. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Pauline McCuaig of Stamford Township, and Miss Muriel Pettit of San Francisco, California. Mrs. Amber Wolfenden and Mrs. James Powell were nieces of the deceased.