Sir John PETTUS was born 1550 in Norfolk, England to Thomas PETTUS [who served as both sheriff and mayor of Norwich] and Christian DETHICK. He married Bridget CURTIS [daughter of Augustine CURTIS].
The couple had at least two sons: Sir Augustine PETTUS and Thomas PETTUS.
Sir John PETTUS was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I.
He is Texican's 11th great-grandfather.