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Horace was born on the 25th September 1851 at Boyton. His birth was registered by his mother, Mary Pettit nee Ling, on the 10th October 1851 and was recorded by Thomas Lucock, Registrar. Horace's father is shown as George Pettit, whose occupation is shown as a labourer.
Horace William died on the 21st July 1853 at Boyton, through disease of the lungs. Present at the death was Hannah Middleditch, of Boyton, who was also the informant. The death was registered on the 22nd July 1853, the registrar being Thomas Lucock.