Maria Wordell Petty

Maria Wordell Petty

1886 – 1954

Maria Wordell, 2nd daughter of Gersham and Emma Wordell was born in 1886. (You can also read about her sister, Mabel Gray Wordell Bixby.) Maria grew up on East Main Road and married Charles Petty. Maria was the mother of Gertrude and Merton Petty. Maria was active with the family in the Methodist Church, in the Little Compton Grange #32, social Rebekah Lodge, and was one of the charter members of the Little Compton American Legion Auxiliary.

Walter and Norma Elwell

March 2020

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