Descendants of Richard & Sarah Rogers Knight - aqwg223

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


William H. PECKHAM [Parents]-8630 was born in 1814 in Newport County, Rhode Island. He died in 1888. William married Austine HOXSIE-8632.

Austine HOXSIE-8632 was born on 23 Feb 1818 in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island. She died on 21 Jul 1876 in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island. Austine married William H. PECKHAM-8630.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary Weeden PECKHAM-2925 was born on 29 May 1845. She died in 1917.

Edwin Augustus Mumford KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-3632 was born on 10 Jan 1830 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 24 Sep 1895 in Manteca, San Joaquin, California. He was buried in East Union Cemetery, Manteca, San Joaguin, California. Edwin married Frances R. LAWTON-2926 on 14 Jan 1855 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
DREW, Lucy A.

CENSUS: Name: Edwin A M Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1850
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 19
Marital Status:
Race (Original):
Race:
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Birth Year (Estimated): 1831
House Number: 136
Family Number: 137
Line Number: 41
Affiliate Publication Number: M432
Affiliate Film Number: 843
GS Film number: 444809
Digital Folder Number: 004191658
Image Number: 00182
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Richard Knight M 78 Rhode Island
Lucinda Knight F 55 Rhode Island
Rebecca Knight F 37 Rhode Island
George M Knight M 21 Rhode Island
Edwin A M Knight M 19 Rhode Island
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDJZ-BZD : accessed 11 Jan 2014), Edwin A M Knight in household of Richard Knight, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing dwelling 136, family 137, NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 843.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Edwin A M Knight
Age in 1860: 29  
Birth Year: abt 1831  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Knightsville
Household Members: Name Age
Edwin A M Knight 29  
Frances R Knight 23  
Benjamin Waterman 55  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: M653_1206; Page: 245; Image: 148.

Name: Edwin A Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 38
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Birth Year (Estimated): 1831-1832
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Page Number: 31
Household ID: 249
Line Number: 16
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M593
GS Film number: 000552974
Digital Folder Number: 004276496
Image Number: 00156
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Edwin A Knight M 38 Rhode Island
Lucy A Knight F 32 Maine
Henry B Knight M 7 Rhode Island
Bertha A Knight F 0 Rhode Island
Rebecca Knight F 58 Rhode Island (Sister)
Thaddeus Young M 29 Connecticut
Edmond Walker M 50 Virginia
Lucy Walker F 20 Maryland
Rosa Walker F 3 Rhode Island
Francis Walker M 1 Maryland
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MFF7-8JB : accessed 11 Jan 2014), Edwin A Knight, Rhode Island, United States; citing p. , family 249, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000552974.

BIOGRAPHY: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VT6R-FX7
Name: Edwin Augustus Mumford Knight
Event: Voter Registration
Event Date: 1894
Registration Date Year Range:
Event Place: Castoria, San Joaquin, California, United States
Age: 60
Estimated Birth Year: 1834
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Page:
Film Number: 977282
Digital Folder Number: 005030118
Image Number: 00268
Collection: California, Great Registers, 1866-1910

DRAFT: U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
Name: Edwin A M Knight
Residence: Rhode Island
Class: 1
Congressional District: 2nd
Age on 1 July 1863: 31
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Place of Birth: Rhode Island
Source Citation: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marshal General's Bureau (Civil War); Collection Name: Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865 (Civil War Union Draft Records); ARC Identifier: 4213514; Archive Volume Number: 1 of 2.

OBITUARY: Name: Edwin A M Knight
Weekly Mail 28 September 1895;14;1
Event Type: Obituary
Event Year: 1895
GS Film number: 1787021
Digital Folder Number: 4929718
Image Number: 01916
Citing this Record:
"California, San Joaquin, County Public Library Obituary Index, 1850-1991," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VR82-PC4 : accessed 18 Feb 2014), Edwin A M Knight, 1895.

BURIAL: Name: Edwin A. V. Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1895
Event Place: Manteca, San Joaquin, California, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date: 10 Jan 1830
Death Date: 24 Sep 1895
Affiliate Record Identifier: 14582461
Cemetery: East Union Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVZ-NGMD : 13 December 2015), Edwin A. V. Knight, 1895; Burial, Manteca, San Joaquin, California, United States of America, East Union Cemetery; citing record ID 14582461, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Frances R. LAWTON [Parents] [scrapbook]-2926 was born in 1837 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 21 Feb 1864 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Field-Lawton Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Frances married Edwin Augustus Mumford KNIGHT-3632 on 14 Jan 1855 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island.

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Edwin A M Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1831
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 24
Bride's Name: Frances A Lawton
Bride's Birth Date: 1837
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 18
Marriage Date: 14 Jan 1855
Marriage Place: Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name: Paul Knight
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name: Henry A Lawton
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: I09421-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941154
Reference Number: p10
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916

BURIAL: Name: Frances R. Lawton Knight
Maiden Name: Lawton
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1864
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1837
Death Date: 21 Feb 1864
Affiliate Record Identifier: 18307297
Cemetery: Field-Lawton Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVVG-F4M9 : accessed 9 January 2015), Frances R. Lawton Knight, 1864; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Field-Lawton Cemetery; citing record ID 18307297, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

They had the following children.

  F i
Mary Frances KNIGHT [scrapbook]-18872 was born on 20 Jun 1859 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 6 Dec 1859 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Deacon Stephen Knight Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



DEATH: Name: Mary F. Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 06 Dec 1859
Death Place: Cranston, , Rhode Island
Age: 0
Birth Date: 1859
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Edwin A. N. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Frances R. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09381-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 931514
Reference Number: p 37
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

BIRTH: Name: Mary F. Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 20 Jun 1859
Birthplace: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Edwin A. N. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Francis R. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09382-1
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 931514
Reference Number: p 64
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

BURIAL: Name: Mary F. Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1859
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1859
Death Date: 06 Dec 1859
Affiliate Record Identifier: 19183313
Cemetery: Deacon Stephen Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FW1J : accessed 31 May 2015), Mary F. Knight, 1859; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Deacon Stephen Knight Lot; citing record ID 19183313, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  M ii Henry Burnside KNIGHT-4013 was born on 28 Jun 1862. He died on 25 Jul 1907 from Suicide by Self inflicted gunshot wound.
  F iii
Frances R. KNIGHT [scrapbook]-9245 was born on 25 Jul 1863 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 15 Apr 1864 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Field-Lawton Lot, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



BIRTH: Name: Frances R. Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 25 Jul 1863
Birthplace: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Edwin A. M. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Frances R. Lawton Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09382-2
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 931514
Reference Number: p 133
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

DEATH: Name: Frances R. Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 15 Apr 1864
Death Place: Cranston, , Rhode Island
Age: 0
Birth Date: 1864
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Edwin A. M knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Frances R. knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09381-9
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 931514
Reference Number: p 97
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

Henry Anthony LAWTON [Parents] [scrapbook]-15730 was born on 11 Jun 1811 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island. He died on 15 Sep 1880 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in Field-Lawton Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Henry married Sarah SEARLE-15731 on 9 Feb 1833.

Other marriages:
RICHARDSON, Charlotte

DEATH: Name: Henry Anthony Lawton
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 15 Jul 1880
Death Place: Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 70
Birth Date: 1810
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Robert Lawton
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09421-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941154
Reference Number: p45
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

Sarah SEARLE [scrapbook]-15731 was born on 2 Jun 1813 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 15 Jul 1840 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Field-Lawton Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Sarah married Henry Anthony LAWTON-15730 on 9 Feb 1833.

They had the following children.

  M i Elisha Gardner LAWTON-15728 was born on 23 May 1834. He died on 23 Jun 1893.
  F ii Frances R. LAWTON-2926 was born in 1837. She died on 21 Feb 1864.

Pardon Dexter HARRINGTON [Parents] [scrapbook]-4871 was born on 4 Dec 1842 in Kent County, Rhode Island. He died on 4 Apr 1893 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Pardon married Almy Josephine BRIGGS-4870 on 26 Nov 1868.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Pardon d Harrington
Age: 7
Estimated birth year: abt 1843
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Gender: Male
Home in 1850
(City,County,State): West Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: West Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M432_841; Page: 214; Image: 429.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Pardon D. Harrington
Home in 1880: West Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 37
Estimated birth year: abt 1843
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Almy J.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Pardon D. Harrington 37  
Almy J. Harrington 34  
Dorah B. Harrington 8  
Bertha J. Harrington 4  
Florence A. Harrington 2  
Frank H. Harrington 1  
Verunen J. Briggs 16  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: West Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: T9_1209; Family History Film: 1255209; Page: 200.1000; Enumeration District: 76; .

Almy Josephine BRIGGS [scrapbook]-4870 was born on 12 Dec 1845 in Stephentown, Rensselaer, New York. She died on 30 Apr 1927 in Kent County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Almy married Pardon Dexter HARRINGTON-4871 on 26 Nov 1868.

DEATH: Rhode Island Deaths, 1630-1930
Name: Alma J Harrington
Relation: wid  
Kin 1: Pardon Harrington  
Kin 2: Ann Harringshaw  
Death Date: 30 Apr 1927
Age: 81 yrs  
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Rhode Island Deaths, 1630-1930 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000.

They had the following children.

  M i Frank Herbert HARRINGTON-6896 was born on 8 May 1879. He died in 1960.
  F ii Florence Alma HARRINGTON-2928 was born on 23 Sep 1877. She died on 12 Jan 1968 from Areriosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.

Enos BOYCE-9084 was born in 1815. Enos married Sarah M. KNIGHT-2930 on 16 Jul 1851.

Sarah M. KNIGHT [Parents]-2930 was born on 2 Mar 1819 in Adams, Jefferson, New York. She died on 5 Apr 1874 in Holley, Orleans, New York. Sarah married Enos BOYCE-9084 on 16 Jul 1851.

Other marriages:
OSBORN, Stephen

BIOGRAPHY: The Descendants of George Little
By George Thomas Little, A.M.,
Auburn, Maine
Published by the Author
1882 - Page 173


Stephen OSBORN-23629. Stephen married Sarah M. KNIGHT-2930 on 25 Apr 1872 in Holley, Orleans, New York.

Sarah M. KNIGHT [Parents]-2930 was born on 2 Mar 1819 in Adams, Jefferson, New York. She died on 5 Apr 1874 in Holley, Orleans, New York. Sarah married Stephen OSBORN-23629 on 25 Apr 1872 in Holley, Orleans, New York.

Other marriages:
BOYCE, Enos

BIOGRAPHY: The Descendants of George Little
By George Thomas Little, A.M.,
Auburn, Maine
Published by the Author
1882 - Page 173


Devillo Arnold KNIGHT [Parents]-11315 was born on 24 May 1852 in Mango, Cook, Illinois. He died on 3 Jan 1929 in Frontier, Hillsdale, Michigan. Devillo married Philandia MASTEN-2931 on 12 Oct 1920 in Frontier, Hillsdale, Michigan.

Other marriages:
DAY, Lucy A.
JUBENVILLE, Mariah

CENSUS: 1860 United States Federal Census
Name:Devillo Night
Age in 1860:8
Birth Year:abt 1852
Birthplace:Illinois
Home in 1860:Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan
Gender:Male
Post Office:Osseo
Household Members:
Name        Age
Arnold Night 57
Harret Night 57
Devillo Night 8
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: M653_543; Page: 346; Image: 341; Family History Library Film: 803543.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name:Arnold Knight
Age in 1870:67
Birth Year:abt 1803
Birthplace:New York
Home in 1870:Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan
Race:White
Gender:Male
Post Office:Osseo
Household Members:
Name      Age
Arnold Knight 67
Harriett Knight 67
Devillo Knight 18
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: M593_673; Page: 364B; Image: 411; Family History Library Film: 552172. Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name:Dirvillo Knight
Age:28
Birth Year:abt 1852
Birthplace:Illinois
Home in 1880:Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan
Race:White
Gender:Male
Relation to Head of House:Self (Head)
Marital Status:Married
Spouse's Name:Lucy Knight
Father's Birthplace:New York
Mother's Birthplace:New York
Occupation:Farmer
Household Members:
Name      Age
Dirvillo Knight 28
Lucy Knight 27
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: 581; Family History Film: 1254581; Page: 168D; Enumeration District: 087; Image: 0012.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name:Devillo Knight
Age:49
Birth Date:May 1851
Birthplace:Illinois
Home in 1900:Adams, Hillsdale, Michigan
Race:White
Gender:Male
Relation to Head of House:Head
Marital Status:Married
Spouse's Name:Lucy Knight
Marriage Year:1874
Years Married:26
Father's Birthplace:Ohio
Mother's Birthplace:Ohio
Occupation:
Household Members:
Name     Age
Devillo Knight 49
Lucy Knight 49
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Adams, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: 713; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0082; FHL microfilm: 1240713.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name:Devillo A Knight
Age in 1910:57
Birth Year:abt 1853
Birthplace:Illinois
Home in 1910:Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan
Race:White
Gender:Male
Relation to Head of House:Self (Head)
Marital Status:Married
Spouse's Name:Lucy A Knight
Father's Birthplace:Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace:Pennsylvania
Household Members:
Name        Age
Devillo A Knight 57
Lucy A Knight 57
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: T624_649; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0110; ; FHL microfilm: 1374662. Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.

1920 United States Federal Census
Name:Devilla Knight
Age:66
Birth Year:abt 1854
Birthplace:Illinois
Home in 1920:Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan
Race:White
Gender:Male
Relation to Head of House:Head
Marital Status:Married
Spouse's Name:Maria Knight
Father's Birthplace:New York
Mother's Birthplace:New York
Home Owned:Own
Able to Read:Yes
Able to Write:Yes
Household Members:
Name        Age
Devilla Knight 66
Maria Knight 59
Source Citation: Year: 1920; Census Place: Jefferson, Hillsdale, Michigan; Roll: T625_768; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 128; Image: 340.

DEATH: Devillo Arnold Knight in the Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950
Name:Devillo Arnold Knight
Gender:Male
Race:White
Marital status:Widowed
Death Age:76
Birth Date:24 May 1852
Death Date:3 Jan 1929
Death Place:Frontier, Hillsdale, Michigan, USA
File Number:002357
Source Citation: Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, Michigan
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.

Philandia MASTEN [scrapbook]-2931 was born on 3 May 1846 in Ohio. She died on 23 Oct 1927 in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan. Philandia married Devillo Arnold KNIGHT-11315 on 12 Oct 1920 in Frontier, Hillsdale, Michigan.

MARRIAGE: Falinda Brown in the Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952
Name:Falinda Brown
Gender:Female
Race:White
Age:74
Birth Year:abt 1846
Birth Place:Michigan
Marriage Date:12 Oct 1920
Marriage Place:Frontier, Hillsdale, Michigan, USA
Residence Place:Frontier, Michigan
Spouse:Davillo Arnold Knight
Record Number:11761
Source Citation: Michigan Department of Community Health, Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, MI, USA; Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Film: 150; Film Description: 1920 Gogebic - 1920 Kent
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Original data: Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867–1952. Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics.

DEATH: Philandia Knight in the Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1952
Name: Philandia Knight
[Philandia Masten]
Official Cause of Death: Valvular Disease of Heart
Gender: Female
Race: White
Marital status: Married
Death Age: 81
Birth Date: 3 May 1846
Birth Place: Ohio
Death Date: 23 Oct 1927
Death Place: Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, USA
Father: Dave Masten
Mother: Rachel Masher
File Number: 001975
Source Citation: Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, Michigan; Death Records
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Original data: Death Records. Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing, Michigan. - Certificate on file


Stephen Aldrich SMITH [scrapbook]-5560 was born on 25 May 1829 in Cranston, Providence Rhode Island. He died on 19 Feb 1892 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He was buried in Pocasset Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Stephen married Mary Elizabeth HESS-5574.

BURIAL: Name: Stephen Aldrich Smith
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1892
Event Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 25 May 1829
Death Date: 19 Feb 1892
Affiliate Record Identifier: 25608702
Cemetery: Pocasset Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QVKM-QNW6 : accessed 29 January 2015), Stephen Aldrich Smith, 1892; Burial, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Pocasset Cemetery; citing record ID 25608702, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Mary Elizabeth HESS [scrapbook]-5574 was born on 9 Oct 1838 in Cranston, Providence Rhode Island. She died on 22 Jan 1897 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Pocasset Cemetery, Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Mary married Stephen Aldrich SMITH-5560.

They had the following children.

  F i Virginia SMITH-2932 was born on 16 Mar 1864. She died on 19 Jun 1943.

Nehemiah Remington KNIGHT [Parents]-2933 was born on 12 Apr 1897 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died in Feb 1979 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Nehemiah married Mildred Irene STUDLEY-4382.

DEATH: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JTRK-74D
First Name: Nehemiah
Middle Name:
Last Name: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 12 April 1897
Social Security Number: 037-03-6976
Place of Issuance: Rhode Island
Last Residence: Providence, Rhode Island
Zip Code of Last Residence: 02857
Death Date: February 1979
Estimated Age at Death: 82
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Nehemiah R Knight
City: Cranston  
County: Providence  
State: Rhode Island  
Birthplace: Rhode Island;United States of America  
Birth Date: 12 Apr 1897
Roll: 1852216  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:21
Occupation:George Knight
Nearest Relative:Irene Knight (Wife)
Height/Build:Medium/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair:Blue/Auburn
Source Citation: Registration Location: Providence County, Rhode Island; Roll: 1852216; Draft Board: 0.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Nemiah R Knight
Home in 1900: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 3  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1897  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relationship to head-of-house: Son  
Father's Name: George
Mother's Name: Emma T
Race: White  
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
George Knight 35  
Emma T Knight 41  
Hiram T Knight 10  
Nellie I Knight 7  
Carrie E Knight 5  
Nemiah R Knight 3  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T623 1510; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 121.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Nemiah R Knight
Age in 1910: 13
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1897
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's Name: George
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Name: Roby E  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Home in 1910: Cranston Ward 4, Providence, Rhode Island
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
George Knight 44  
Roby E Knight 48  
Carrie E Knight 15  
Nemiah R Knight 13  
Thomas Shaw 50  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Cranston Ward 4, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T624_1438; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 82; Image: 904.

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Nehemiah Knight
[Nehemia D Knight]  
Home in 1920: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 22 years  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's Name: Irene
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent  
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 507  
Household Members: Name Age
Nehemiah Knight 22  
Irene Knight 19  
George Knight 2 8/12  
Harold Knight 9/12  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T625_1674; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 96; Image: 507.

Name: Meheinah Knight
Residence: Cranston Ward 04, E.D. 104, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 28
Estimated birth date: 1897
Place of Birth: R I
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Page number: 50
Line number: 6
GSU Film Number: 1769612
Family Number: 297
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1925

1930 United States Federal Census 1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Nehemiah Knight
Home in 1930: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 33
Estimated birth year: abt 1897  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Irene
Race: White  
Occupation:Deliveryman - Bakery
Household Members: Name Age
Nehemiah Knight 33  
Irene Knight 29  
Harold Knight 11  
Irene Knight 9  
Henry Knight 7  
Arthur Knight 4 6/12  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: 2171; Page: 33A; Enumeration District: 192; Image: 755.0.

Name: Nehmiah R Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Henry Road, Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: Henry Road
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family: 7
Birth Date: 12 Apr 1897
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-53S : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Nehmiah R Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

Name: Nehemiah A Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Scituate Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 43
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Birth Year (Estimated): 1897
Last Place of Residence: Same House
District: 4-244
Family Number: 270
Sheet Number and Letter: 12A
Line Number: 22
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 3769
Digital Folder Number: 005461764
Image Number: 00873
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Nehemiah A Knight M 43 Rhode Island
Wife Irene D Knight F 39 Rhode Island
Son Harold E Knight M 21 Rhode Island
Son Henry N Knight M 16 Rhode Island
Son Arther H Knight M 14 Rhode Island
Daughter Beverly A Knight F 5 Rhode Island
Daughter Betty J Knight F 3 Rhode Island
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJD-P2S : accessed 22 Oct 2013), Nehemiah A Knight, Scituate Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 4-244, sheet 12A, family 270, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 3769.

BIRTH: Name: Nehemiah Remington Knight
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 12 Apr 1897
Birthplace: Cranston, Rhode Island, US
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: George Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Emma Tufts
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09617-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2381690
Reference Number: Item 7
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

Mildred Irene STUDLEY-4382 was born on 6 Oct 1899 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 26 May 1985 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston, Providence, Rhode Island. Mildred married Nehemiah Remington KNIGHT-2933.

CENSUS: Name: Irene Knight
Residence: , Providence, Rhode Island
Estimated birth year: 1901
Age in years: 19
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relationship to head-of-household: Wife
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document): White
Marital status: Married
Father's birthplace:
Mother's birthplace:
Film number: 1821674
Digital GS number: 4383806
Image number: 00509
Sheet number: 19
Collection: United States Census, 1920

Name: Irene D Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Henry Road, Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: Henry Road
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family:
Birth Date: 03 Feb 1901
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-5SY : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Irene D Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJD-P23
Name: Irene D Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Scituate Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 39
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Wife
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Wife
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1901
Residence in 1935: Same House
Enumeration District Number: 4-244
Family Number: 270
Sheet Number and Letter: 12A
Line Number: 23
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3769
Digital Folder Number: 005461764
Image Number: 00873
Collection: United States Census, 1940

BIRTH: Name: Mildred Irene Studley
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 06 Oct 1899
Birthplace: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Sidney H. Studley
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Emma A. Cook
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I04970-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 1822784
Reference Number: p 231
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

They had the following children.

  M i
George KNIGHT-4383 was born in 1917 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



CENSUS: 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: George Knight
Home in 1920: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 2 years 8 months
Estimated birth year: abt 1917
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's name: Nehemiah
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's name: Irene
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Image: 507  
Household Members: Name Age
Nehemiah Knight 22  
Irene Knight 19  
George Knight 2 8/12  
Harold Knight 9/12  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T625_1674; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 96; Image: 507.
  M ii Harold E. KNIGHT-4384 was born on 2 Apr 1919. He died on 19 Jan 2015.
  F iii
Irene E. KNIGHT-4386 was born on 21 Apr 1921 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



CENSUS: Name: Irene Knight
Residence: Cranston Ward 04, E.D. 104, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 4
Estimated birth date: 1921
Place of Birth: R I
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Page number: 50
Line number: 9
GSU Film Number: 1769612
Family Number: 297
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1925

Rhode Island, State Census, 1935
Name: Irene E Knight
Event: Census
Event Date: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence: Henry Road, Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Street Address: Henry Road
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Head of Household - Number in Family:
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1921
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Film Number: 1711780
  M iv Henry Nehemiah KNIGHT-4387 was born on 14 Jun 1922. He died on 19 Oct 1990.
  F v
Evelyn M. KNIGHT-4385 was born in 1924 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 22 Jul 1926 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



DEATH: Alphabetical Index of the Birth, Marriages and Deaths
Recorded in Providence
Vol. XXI – Part I – A – La Mothe – Deaths
From 1921 to 1930 inclusive
Knight, Abby M. wd of William A. 77yrs Dec. 23, 1924  28: 402
Knight, Amelia S. of Henry P. and Adeline  80yrs  June 11, 1929  31: 99
Knight, Charles I. of Olney and Louisa 70yrs  Nov. 22, 1923  28: 174
Knight, Dorothy L. wd of William P.  22yrs  Apr. 21, 1930  31: 401
Knight, Edith of Robert and Josephine E. 50yrs  April 25, 1921  27: 254
Knight, Edward I. of Albert and Harriet  68yrs  June 6, 1924  28: 311
Knight, Edwin O. of William H. and Caroline C.  68yrs Mar. 11, 1928  30: 232
Knight, Elizabeth G. G. wd of Edward B.  83yrs Mar. 14, 1928  30: 233
Knight, Evelyn M. of Nehemiah R. and Irene D. 2yrs  July 22, 1926  29: 319

Name: Evelyn May Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 22 Jul 1926
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 2
Birth Date: 1924
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Nebemiah R. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Irene D. Studley
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B03097-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 1940531
Reference Number: 161
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

CENSUS: Name: Evelyn Knight
Residence: Cranston Ward 04, E.D. 104, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 1
Estimated birth date: 1924
Place of Birth: R I
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Page number: 50
Line number: 11
GSU Film Number: 1769612
Family Number: 297
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1925
  M vi Arthur H. KNIGHT-4388 was born on 12 Oct 1925. He died on 21 Nov 2007.
  F vii
Beverly Ann KNIGHT [scrapbook]-18149 was born on 6 Feb 1935 in Providence County, Rhode Island.

BIRTH: Alphabetical Index of the Birth, Marriages and Deaths
Recorded in Providence
Vol. XXIII – Births
From 1931 to 1935 inclusive
Knight, Betty A. of Norman H. and Thelma Aug. 5, 1932  30: 233
Knight, Beverly A. of Nehemiah and Irene D.  Feb. 6, 1935  32: 13

CENSUS: Name: Beverly A Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Henry Road, Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: Henry Road
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Number in Family:
Birth Date: 06 Feb 1935
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-5S6 : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Beverly A Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJD-P24
Name: Beverly A Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Scituate Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 5
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1935
Residence in 1935: Same House
Enumeration District Number: 4-244
Family Number: 270
Sheet Number and Letter: 12A
Line Number: 27
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3769
Digital Folder Number: 005461764
Image Number: 00873
Collection: United States Census, 1940

MEDIA: J5328 - Beverly A. Knight d/o Nehemiah Remington & Mildred Irene Studley Knight - Central High School, Providence, Rhode Island 1953 - Student helper in office
J5333 - Beverly Ann Knight d/o Nehemiah Remington & Mildred Irene Studley Knight - Central High School, Providence, Rhode Island 1953 - U.S. School Yearbooks Ancestry.com

BIOGRAPHY: U.S. School Yearbooks, Ancestry.com
Central High School, Providence, Rhode Island
Senior pictures 1953
Beverly Ann Knight
William Henry Road, No. Scituate
From: Scituate Junior High, Hope
Known as: “Bev”
Ambition: Secretary
As we see her: Sweet, neat, fun-loving, and friendly. Bev’s pleasant smile and personality have won her many friends. A certain Army lad, football games, and horseback riding are popular with her. “What’s new?” asks Bev. Dislikes getting out of bed for school.
Activities: Prom Usherette ’52; Associate Office ’52.
  F viii
Betty J. KNIGHT-23443 was born on 29 May 1936 in Providence County, Rhode Island.

CENSUS: Name: Betty J Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island
Address:
Gender: Female
Marital Status:
Race: White
Number in Family:
Birth Date: 29 May 1936
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-5SD : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Betty J Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJD-P2H
Name: Betty J Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Scituate Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 3
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1937
Residence in 1935:
Enumeration District Number: 4-244
Family Number: 270
Sheet Number and Letter: 12A
Line Number: 28
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3769
Digital Folder Number: 005461764
Image Number: 00873
Collection: United States Census, 1940

Paul A. RUSSELL-2935 was born on 18 Oct 1956 in Saratoga, Saratoga, New York. Paul married Janet Helene KNIGHT-2934 on 2 Oct 1976 in East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut.

Janet Helene KNIGHT [Parents]-2934 was born on 1 Mar 1960 in Stafford Springs, Tolland, Connecticut. Janet married Paul A. RUSSELL-2935 on 2 Oct 1976 in East Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut.

MARRIAGE: Connecticut Marriage Index, 1959-2001
Groom: Paul A Russell
Groom's Residence: Stonington, New London, CT
Groom's Age: 19
Groom's Race: White
Bride: Janet H Knight
Bride's Residence: Stonington, New London, CT
Bride's Age: 16
Bride's Race: White
Marriage Date: 2 Oct 1976
Place of Marriage: East Windsor, Hartford, CT
Note: officiator Other Clergyman
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Connecticut Marriage Index, 1959-2001 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003. Original data: Connecticut. 1959-77 Connecticut Marriage File. 1978-79 Connecticut Marriage File. 1980 Connecticut Marriage File. 1981-2001 Connecticut Marriage File.. Hartford, CT, USA: Connecticut Department of Public Health.

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