Pettis Family History
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Pettis Name Meaning
English: From the possessive or plural form of Middle English pytte, pitte ‘pit’, ‘hollow’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a pit, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Pett in East Sussex.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bettis, Petter, Peters, Petri, Gattis, Betts, Mattis, Gettig, Wettig