Richard Franklin Pettigrew Edit Profile
Removed, 1854, to Evansville, Rock County, Wisconsin. Educated Evansville Academy, Beloit College, and in law department University of Wisconsin. Bachelor of Laws, University of Wisconsin, 1879.
1 son, Franklin Sawtelle. Went to Dakota, 1869, as surveyor in employ of the United States department surveyor. Settled at Sioux Falls.
In law practice, 1872-1880.
Member Dakota Legislative Council, 1877-1881. Member South Dakot Constitutional Convention, 1883. Member Territorial Council, 1884-1885.
Married Bessie V. Pittare, February 27, 1879.