Knight Family Tree - aqwg121

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Reuben KNIGHT [Parents]-1451 was born in 1751 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 4 Jan 1810 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Reuben married Rachel GOFFE-1452 in 1772 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

CENSUS: Census of the Inhabitants of the Colony of
Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
Taken by order of the General Assembly, in the year 1774
Arranged by John R. Bartlett - Secretary of State
Providence - Knowles, Anthony & Co., State Printers
1885 - Page 214
Cranston
Head of Family: Ruben Knight
Whites Males Above 16: 1
            Under:16: 0
    Females Above 16: 1
           Under: 16: 0
Indians:
Blacks:
Total in Household: 2

DEATH: Genealogy - A Journal of American Ancestry
Volume Three
New York - William M. Clemens - Publisher - 1913
June 1914 - Page 55
Probate Records of Cranston R.I. - Book 1
Ibid, p 51
Reubin Knight, probated January 4th, 1810
Mentions, Wife Rachel, son Isaac, daughter Sabra Read. I give to my four children, Isaac, Sabra, Jacob, Warden.
Witnesses, Richard Knight, Stephen Knight, Richard Knight Jr.

Rachel GOFFE [scrapbook]-1452 was born on 11 Jan 1751 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 11 May 1827 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Caleb Burlingame Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Rachel married Reuben KNIGHT-1451 in 1772 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
BURLINGAME, Caleb

MARRIAGE: Vital Record of Rhode Island
1630 – 1850 First Series
Births, Marriages and Deaths
By James N. Arnold
Archive.org
Page 559
Providence Gazette – Marriages
Burlingame, Capt. Caleb and Rachel Knight both of and at Cranston, by Rev. Mr. Tatem - June 8, 1820

BURIAL: Rachel Burlingame in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Rachel Burlingame
Maiden Name:Goffe
Birth Date:11 Jan 1751
Birth Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Death Date:11 Apr 1827
Death Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Cemetery:Caleb Burlingame Lot
Burial or Cremation Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:Y
Spouse:Caleb Burlingame
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.

They had the following children.

  M i Isaac KNIGHT-1587 was born on 2 Dec 1777. He died on 21 Jul 1849.
  F ii Sabra KNIGHT-1590 was born in 1780. She died on 9 Oct 1839.
  M iii Jacob KNIGHT-1588 was born on 2 Mar 1784. He died on 20 Sep 1856.
  M iv Hardin KNIGHT-1519 was born on 20 Oct 1787. He died on 12 Jan 1847.

Caleb BURLINGAME [Parents] [scrapbook]-13026 was born on 18 Jan 1744 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 21 Dec 1833 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in Caleb Burlingame Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Caleb married Rachel GOFFE-1452 on 8 Jun 1820 in Providence County, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
SARLE, Lydia

BURIAL: Caleb Burlingame in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Caleb Burlingame
Birth Date:17 Jan 1744
Death Date:21 Dec 1833
Cemetery:Caleb Burlingame Lot
Burial or Cremation Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:Y
Spouse:Rachel Burlingame
Children:Stephen Burlingame
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.

Rachel GOFFE [scrapbook]-1452 was born on 11 Jan 1751 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 11 May 1827 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Caleb Burlingame Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Rachel married Caleb BURLINGAME-13026 on 8 Jun 1820 in Providence County, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
KNIGHT, Reuben

MARRIAGE: Vital Record of Rhode Island
1630 – 1850 First Series
Births, Marriages and Deaths
By James N. Arnold
Archive.org
Page 559
Providence Gazette – Marriages
Burlingame, Capt. Caleb and Rachel Knight both of and at Cranston, by Rev. Mr. Tatem - June 8, 1820

BURIAL: Rachel Burlingame in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Rachel Burlingame
Maiden Name:Goffe
Birth Date:11 Jan 1751
Birth Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Death Date:11 Apr 1827
Death Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Cemetery:Caleb Burlingame Lot
Burial or Cremation Place:Cranston, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:Y
Spouse:Caleb Burlingame
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.


Nehemiah ANGELL [Parents]-10277 was born on 21 Sep 1719 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 19 Apr 1786 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Angell Lot, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Nehemiah married Mercy HOPKINS-10276.

BURIAL: Nehemiah Angell in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Nehemiah Angell
Birth Date:1712
Birth Place:Scituate, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Death Date:19 Apr 1786
Death Place:Scituate, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Cemetery:Angell Lot
Burial or Cremation Place:Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:N
Father:Thomas Angell
Mother:Sarah Angell
Source Information
Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.

Mercy HOPKINS-10276 was born on 5 Feb 1721 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Mercy married Nehemiah ANGELL-10277.

They had the following children.

  F i Martha ANGELL-1453 was born on 1 Jan 1750. She died on 11 May 1827.
  M ii Pardon ANGELL-13372 was born on 22 Oct 1749. He died on 3 Jun 1838.

Daniel DYE [Parents]-3995 was born on 12 Jan 1714 in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island. Daniel married Mary MERIHEW-13439 on 5 Jun 1735.

Mary MERIHEW-13439 was born in 1718 in Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island. Mary married Daniel DYE-3995 on 5 Jun 1735.

They had the following children.

  F i Ruth DYE-1454 was born on 20 Feb 1743. She died on 5 May 1811.

James BURLINGAME [Parents]-11416 was born on 16 Sep 1694 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 1 Apr 1768 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. James married Hannah BROWN-11857 on 8 Jan 1733 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.

BIOGRAPHY: James Burlingame in the Colonial Families of the USA, 1607-1775
Name:James Burlingame
Birth Date:1694
Death Date:1 Jan 1768
Spouse:Hannah Brown
Page Number:61
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Colonial Families of the USA, 1607-1775 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016. This collection was indexed by Ancestry World Archives Project contributors.
Original data: Mackenzie, George Norbury, and Nelson Osgood Rhoades, editors. Colonial Families of the United States of America: in Which is Given the History, Genealogy and Armorial Bearings of Colonial Families Who Settled in the American Colonies From the Time of the Settlement of Jamestown, 13th May, 1607, to the Battle of Lexington, 19th April, 1775. 7 volumes. 1912. Reprinted, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1966, 1995.

James Burlingame in the Family Data Collection - Individual Records
Name:James Burlingame
Spouse:Hannah Brown
Parents:John Burlingame, Mary Knowles Lippitt
Birth Place:Providence, Cranston, RI
Birth Date:1694
Marriage Place:of Cranston, Providence
Marriage Date:8 Jan 1734
Death Date:1 Jan 1768
Source Citation: Birth year: 1694; Birth city: Cranston; Birth state: RI
Source Information: Edmund West, comp.. Family Data Collection - Individual Records [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.

Hannah BROWN-11857 was born in 1695 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 8 Jan 1760 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Hannah married James BURLINGAME-11416 on 8 Jan 1733 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.

They had the following children.

  M i James BURLINGAME Jr.-1456 was born in 1740. He died on 8 Jul 1802.

Capt. Mathew MANCHESTER [Parents] [scrapbook]-6514 was born on 1 Oct 1720 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 14 Sep 1801 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Mathew married Freelove GORTON-6515 in 1741.

Freelove GORTON [Parents] [scrapbook]-6515 was born in Nov 1725 in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 6 Jan 1795 in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island. Freelove married Capt. Mathew MANCHESTER-6514 in 1741.

BIOGRAPHY: "Samuel Gorton Of Rhode Island And His Descendants" by Thomas Gorton, page 620.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary MANCHESTER-1457 was born on 23 Dec 1743. She died on 18 May 1812.
  M ii Col. Israel G. MANCHESTER-1631 was born on 28 Feb 1760. He died on 26 Dec 1837.

Major Pardon SHELDON [Parents] [scrapbook]-1462 was born on 10 Sep 1788 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 30 Dec 1851 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in Nicholas Sheldon Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Pardon married Caroline KNIGHT-1458 on 8 Feb 1818 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.

Caroline KNIGHT [Parents]-1458 was born on 20 Jun 1799 in Cranston Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 6 Sep 1821 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Nicholas Sheldon Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Caroline married Major Pardon SHELDON-1462 on 8 Feb 1818 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.

MARRIAGE: Vital Record of Rhode Island
1636 - 1850
Birth, Marriages and Deaths
By James Newell Arnold
Vol. XV
Providence, R.I.
Narragansett Historical Publishing Company
Providence Phenix - Marriages
1905 - Page 428
Knight, Caroline, second daughter of William, and Major Pardon Sheldon, at Cranston, by Rev. R. Knight   Feb. 8, 1818


Andrew KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1460 was born in 1804 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 3 Jun 1841 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in William Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Andrew married Sarah KNIGHT-11358.

BURIAL: Name: Andrew Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1841
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1804
Death Date: 03 Jun 1841
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19284442
Cemetery: William Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FCQJ : accessed 8 June 2015), Andrew Knight, 1841; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, William Knight Lot; citing record ID 19284442, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Sarah KNIGHT [scrapbook]-11358 was born in 1802 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 24 Nov 1847 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in William Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Sarah married Andrew KNIGHT-1460.

BURIAL: Name: Sarah Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1847
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1802
Death Date: 24 Nov 1847
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19288833
Cemetery: William Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FC7C : accessed 9 June 2015), Sarah Knight, 1847; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, William Knight Lot; citing record ID 19288833, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

They had the following children.

  F i
Mary KNIGHT [scrapbook]-33657 was born in 1828 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 15 Aug 1830 in Cranston, Providence Rhode Island. She was buried in William Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



BURIAL: Name: Mary Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1830
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1828
Death Date: 15 Aug 1830
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19288806
Cemetery: William Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FC7Q : accessed 9 June 2015), Mary Knight, 1830; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, William Knight Lot; citing record ID 19288806, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  M ii
Henry KNIGHT [scrapbook]-9249 was born on 7 Jun 1832 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 7 Sep 1836 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in William Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



BURIAL: Name: Henry Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1836
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1832
Death Date: 07 Sep 1836
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19288714
Cemetery: William Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FCQG : accessed 9 June 2015), Henry Knight, 1836; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, William Knight Lot; citing record ID 19288714, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Nicholas SHELDON [Parents] [scrapbook]-7020 was born in 1763 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 28 Apr 1838 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Nicholas Sheldon Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Nicholas married Phebe POTTER-7021 in 1783.

Phebe POTTER-7021 was born in 1758 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died in 1813. Phebe married Nicholas SHELDON-7020 in 1783.

They had the following children.

  F i Sophia SHELDON-1844 was born on 10 Aug 1784. She died on 11 Jul 1825.
  M ii Major Pardon SHELDON-1462 was born on 10 Sep 1788. He died on 30 Dec 1851.

Jeremiah KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1465 was born on 2 Nov 1827 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 11 Dec 1895 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in William Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Jeremiah married Mary MURRAY-4015 on 25 Jan 1851 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

TAXES: The Providence,Providence,Rhode Island City Tax, ordered by the city council for the year 1872. The following individual was rated as follows.
                                                                Real.      Per.       Amt. Of  Tax
Jeremiah Knight.,2nd              1000      13.50

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Jeremiah Knight
Age: 22
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Johnston, Providence, Rhode Island
Household Members: Name Age
Hervey Knight 20  
Jeremiah Knight 22  
Joseph Knight 26  
Lydia Knight 59  
Nehemiah R Knight 29  
Wm H Knight 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Johnston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: M432_846; Page: 192; Image: 385.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Jeremiah Knight
Home in 1880: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Mary
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's Name: Lydia
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Jeremiah Knight 43  
Mary Knight 42  
Lydia Butler 28  
Julia Butler 7  
Mary Butler 5  
Lydia Knight 83  
Wm. Henry Knight 45  
Horace Knight 40  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T9_1214; Family History Film: 1255214; Page: 111.2000; Enumeration District: 103; .

DEATH: Name: Jeremiah Knight
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 11 Dec 1895
Death Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 69
Birth Date: 1826
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mary Murry Knight
Father's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Lydia
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09621-2
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2384565
Reference Number: p 207
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

BURIAL: Name: Jeremiah Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1895
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1826
Death Date: 11 Dec 1895
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19288751
Cemetery: William Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FCQB : accessed 9 June 2015), Jeremiah Knight, 1895; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, William Knight Lot; citing record ID 19288751, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Mary MURRAY [scrapbook]-4015 was born in 1827 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 19 Feb 1897 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Saint Ann's Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Mary married Jeremiah KNIGHT-1465 on 25 Jan 1851 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

MARRIAGE: Alphabetical Index of the Birth, Marriages and Deaths
Recorded in Providence
Vol. II – Marriages
From 1851 to 1870 inclusive
Allen, Frank A., and Elizabeth F. Knight, Nov. 27, 1859  7: 123
Almy, Albert S., and Cornelia A. Knight, Jan. 7, 1866  8: 195
Atwood, Robert K. Jr., and Frances M. Knight, Sept. 17, 1860  7: 159
Blanchard, Lucy A., and Joshua M. Knight, Jan. 1, 1862  8: 1
Brown, Abby L., and Arnold Knight, Nov. 9, 1864  8: 131
Brown, Joseph, Jr., and Amy A. Knight, May 22, 1867  9: 77
Burlingame, Lucy A., and Syrrel N. Knight, Jan. 19, 1854  6: 108
Greene, Elizabeth G., and Edward B. Knight, Oct. 25, 1870  10: 19
Hines, Nellie S., and Thomas W. Knight, April 12, 1868  9: 97
Killey, Lydia A., and Benjamin Knight Jr., April 8, 1869  9: 163
King, Eliza A., and Jeremiah Knight, Dec. 28, 1854  6: 133
King, John B., and Mercy M. Knight, July 11, 1860  7: 155
Knight, Almira A., and John M. Fenner, Dec. 24, 1862  8: 34
Knight, Brayton B., and Phebe A. Slocum, Dec. 3, 1851  6: 43
Knight, Dexter N., and Diana P. Williams, Aug. 17, 1853  6: 95
Knight, Edwin, and Mary E. Leonard, June 5, 1855  6: 157
Knight, Elisha C., and Mary E. Price, Oct. 12, 1858  7: 77
Knight, Eliza, and Albert H. Simmons, Nov. 4, 1867  9: 62
Knight, James A., and Mary E. Morey, Sept. 8, 1856 6: 217
Knight, James W., and Sarah F. Searle, Feb. 10, 1858  7: 53
Knight, Jeremiah, and Mary Murray, Jan. 5, 1851  6: 19

Groom's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1828
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 23
Bride's Name: Mary Murray
Bride's Birth Date: 1828
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 23
Marriage Date: 05 Jan 1851
Marriage Place: Providence, Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name: Breen Murray
Bride's Mother's Name:
Groom's Race:
Groom's Marital Status:
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
Bride's Race:
Bride's Marital Status:
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I10452-2
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 915073
Reference Number: p19
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916

DEATH: Name: Mary Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 19 Feb 1897
Death Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 70
Birth Date: 1827
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Jeremiah
Father's Name: Bryan Murray
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Bridget
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09621-4
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2384565
Reference Number: p 3
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

They had the following children.

  F i Lydia Frances KNIGHT-4016 was born in 1853. She died on 8 Aug 1912.
  M ii Charles A. KNIGHT-4037 was born in Sep 1853.

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