Francis married 12 Jul 1826, Surry Co NC to Margaret A. McCammon, daughter of Elizabeth & Isaac McCammon. Francis was buried Riceville in McMinn Co, TN where they had moved ca 1834 along with his sister-in-law Elizabeth Caroline McCammon.
Francis Poindexter PETTITT and Margaret A. MCCAMMON were married on 12 July 1826 in Surry County, North Carolina. Margaret A. MCCAMMON266, daughter of Isaac MCCAMMON and Elizabeth Carolina Pledge POINDEXTER, was born in 1800. She died in 1850 at the age of 50 in McMinn County, Tennessee.