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Descendents of Richard & Sarah Rogers Knight


Jonathan O. IRISH was born on 20 Jul 1786 in Erie County, New York. He died in 1846 in Erie County, New York. He was buried in Collins Center Cemetery, Collins Center, Erie, New York. Jonathan married (MRIN:5295) Esther WILBUR.

BIOGRAPHY: From: W. L. Irish
They came from Mass.(?) in December 1816. They bought 100 acres in Twp. 6, on 9-13-1817. In 1821, Jonathan O. Irish, was inspector of common schools in Collins, New York. On 5-22-1828, Jonathan O., and Esther Irish deeded property to John J. Harrington of Collins, Erie County, New York. On 2-1-1841, Jonathan O. and Esther Irish deeded property to Chauncy Biglow of Collins, N. Y.

Esther WILBUR was born on 8 Jul 1786 in Erie County, New York. She died on 8 Feb 1856 in Collins, Erie, New York. She was buried in Collins Center Cemetery, Collins Center, Erie, New York. Esther married (MRIN:5295) Jonathan O. IRISH.

They had the following children.

  F i Laura Esther IRISH was born on 11 Jan 1825. She died on 8 Sep 1900.

Capt. John POTTER [Parents] was born on 17 Nov 1734 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 25 Mar 1811 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. John married (MRIN:5296) Elcy Alice RALPH.

Other marriages:
FISKE, Elizabeth

Elcy Alice RALPH was born on 23 Dec 1740 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 5 Apr 1813 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Elcy married (MRIN:5296) Capt. John POTTER.

They had the following children.

  M i Thomas POTTER was born on 21 Feb 1756. He died in 1822.
  F ii Rhoda POTTER was born on 16 Jul 1764. She died on 2 Feb 1831.
  M iii Jeremiah POTTER was born on 25 Feb 1780. He died on 24 Aug 1833.

Holden FISKE [Parents] was born on 6 Jun 1806 in Kent County, Rhode Island. He died on 16 Apr 1865 in Kent County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Conventy, Kent, Rhode Island. Holden married (MRIN:5297) Catherine FISKE.

DEATH: Name: Holden Fiske
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 16 Apr 1865
Death Place: Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 28
Birth Date: 1837
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Eleazer
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Esther
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09418-3
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925491
Reference Number: 70
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

Catherine FISKE was born in 1820 in Kent County, Rhode Island. She died on 23 Jun 1882 in Kent County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Woodland Cemetery, Conventy, Kent, Rhode Island. Catherine married (MRIN:5297) Holden FISKE.

They had the following children.

  F i Sarah Jane FISKE was born on 9 Jul 1835. She died on 25 May 1892.

Robert Charles KNIGHT [Parents] was born on 11 Feb 1946 in Watertown, Jefferson, New York. He died on 17 Jul 1972 in Rochester, Monroe, New York. He was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Watertown, Jefferson, New York. Robert married (MRIN:5298) Beverly Jean ASHLEY on 7 Oct 1967 in Rochester, Monroe, New York.

DEATH: Social Security Death Index
Name: Robert Knight
SSN: 107-36-5128  
Born: 11 Feb 1946
Died: Jul 1972
State (Year) SSN issued: New York (1962 )
Source Citation: Number: 107-36-5128;Issue State: New York;Issue Date: 1962.

Watertown Daily Times, Monday, August 14, 1972
Mrs. Beverly A. Knight, 224 Selye Terrace, Rochester, widow of Robert C. Knight, is the mother of a daughter. Kristen Lacey, born Friday at Genesee Hospital, Rochester. Mr. Knight a son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold E. Knight, 653 Thompson St., died July 17 in Rochester of injuries suffered in a motorcycle-truck accident.

Watertown Daily Times, Wednesday, July 19, 1972
Police Still Probe Crash
The Rochester Police Department is continuing its investigation into the motorcycle-truck accident Monday afternoon which took the life of Robert C. Knight, 26, of Rochester, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold E. Knight, 653 Thompson St. Charges have not “as yet” been made against Robert C. Schulze, 37, Webster, operator of the dump truck which allegedly struck the motorcycle being operated by the late Mr. Knight. Witnesses were being questioned by a Rochester Assistant District Attorney this morning with additional witnesses scheduled for questioning. A police department spokesman said there had been reports that there was “discrepancy” in testimonies of witnesses.

OBITUARY: Watertown Daily Times, Tuesday, July 18, 1972
Ex-City Man Killed When Hit by Truck
Robert C. Knight, 26, of 224 Selye Terrance, Rochester, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold E. Knight, 653 Thompson St., died Monday afternoon in St. Mary’s Hospital, Rochester, of injuries sustained in a motorcycle-truck accident at 2:25 p.m. Monday in Rochester. Mr. Knight, operating a motorcycle, had stopped for a traffic light in front of 1040 Mont Read Blvd., Rochester. When the light changed and he proceeded into the intersection, he was struck from behind by a 1972 dump truck owned by the Hoff Brothers Refuse Corp., Rochester and operated by Robert C. Schulze, 37, of 704 Salt Road, Webster, according to Rochester Police. The right front of the truck struck the motorcycle, police said. Mr. Knight was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital with internal bleeding and fractures, according to police reports. He died 40 minutes after admission. An autopsy was to be performed this morning. His survived by his widow, Mrs. Beverly A. Knight; two daughters, Laurie Ann, 3, and Michelle Lynn, 1 ½; his parents, Mrs. and Mrs. Arnold E. Knight, 653 Thompson St.; and three brothers, James E., Chittenago; Brian s., serving with the U. S. Army, Currently on leave prior t assignment to Okinawa; and Richard D., at home. His wife is expecting the couples third child in August. Born in Watertown, Feb. 11, 1946, the son of Arnold E. Knight and Marion Sterling Knight, he attended local schools and was graduated from Watertown High School in 1964. Receiving a bachelor’s degree in 1968 from Brockport State University College, he had since been employed as a sixth grade teacher at Autumn Lane School, Greece N.Y. He married Miss Beverly J. Ashley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence H. Ashley, Rochester, formerly of Watertown, Oct.7, 1967, at Blessed Sacrament Church, Rochester. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Reed and Benoit Funeral Home with Rev. Thomas J. Carlisle, pastor, Stone Street Presbyterian Church, officiating. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.

MEDIA: J1158 - Robert Charles Knight - Watertown Daily Times, Tuesday, July 18, 1972

BURIAL: Name: Robert Charles Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1972
Event Place: Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 11 Feb 1946
Death Date: 17 Jul 1972
Affiliate Record Identifier: 49389488
Cemetery: Brookside Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKG-XWKF : accessed 8 September 2015), Robert Charles Knight, 1972; Burial, Watertown, Jefferson, New York, United States of America, Brookside Cemetery; citing record ID 49389488, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Beverly Jean ASHLEY was born on 17 Apr 1947 in Rochester, Monroe, New York. Beverly married (MRIN:5298) Robert Charles KNIGHT on 7 Oct 1967 in Rochester, Monroe, New York.

MARRIAGE: Watertown Daily Times, Saturday, October 7, 1967
Beverly Ashley Wed To Robert C. Knight
Miss Beverly J. Ashley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence H. Ashley, Rochester, formerly of Watertown, was married to Robert C. Knight, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold E. Knight, 653 Thompson street, at noon today in the Blessed Sacrament church, Rochester, with Rev. James Cosgrove, pastor, officiating. The bride wore a gown of silk organza over taffeta styled with a scalloped neckline, trimmed with Alencon lace and pearls and a bell shaped skirt accented with sprays of lace trimmed with bugle beads and pearls and ending in a chapel train. Her elbow length veil of illusion was held by a headpiece of petals and trimmed with pearls and sequins. Miss Jane McCauley was maid of honor. Bridesmaids were Miss Patricia Crary, Miss Nancy Conrad, and Miss Cynthia Tomkin, George Mathar was best man. Ushers were Ronald LaMora, Lonnie White, and James Martone. A reception was held at the Hospitality house in Fairport. For their trip to the Pocono mountains the bride will wear a winter white three piece knit suit with matching accessories and an orchid corsage. The couple will live at 24 Oxford street, Brockport. Mrs. Knight is employed by Richard J. Katz and Company Inc., in Rochester. Mr. Knight is a senior at Brockport State University college.

They had the following children.

  F i Laurie Ann KNIGHT was born on 19 Nov 1968.
  F ii Michelle Lynn KNIGHT was born on 3 Nov 1970.
  F iii Kristen Lacie KNIGHT was born on 11 Aug 1972.

Francis M. SHIPPEE [Parents] was born in 1846 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He died on 6 Aug 1893 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Francis married (MRIN:5299) Lucinda M. BATTEY on 23 Dec 1868 in Rhode Island.

Lucinda M. BATTEY was born in 1845 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died on 6 Apr 1897 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Lucinda married (MRIN:5299) Francis M. SHIPPEE on 23 Dec 1868 in Rhode Island.

They had the following children.

  F i Clara Jane SHIPPEE was born on 11 Aug 1872. She died on 22 May 1918.

Caleb B. JORDAN was born on 15 Jan 1835 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 8 Mar 1914 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He was buried in Hopkins Hollow Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Caleb married (MRIN:5300) Emily Jane BROWN on 21 May 1871 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.

BURIAL: Caleb B Jordan in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Caleb B Jordan
Birth Date:15 Jan 1835
Death Date:8 Mar 1914
Cemetery:Hopkins Hollow Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place:Coventry, Kent County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:N
Spouse:Emily Jane Jordan
Children:Grace Alena Jordan
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.

Caleb B Jordan in the Web: Rhode Island, Historical Cemetery Commission Index, 1647-2008
Name:Caleb B Jordan
Birth Date:15 Jan 1835
Death Date:8 Mar 1914
Burial Place:Rhode Island, USA
Cemetery:HOPKINS HOLLOW CEMETERY
Cemetery Number:CY012
Section:C
Map:00020
Condition:good
Stone Material:granite
Shape:monument
Carving:no carving
Legibility:good
Number of Graves on Stone:4
Stone Height:32
Stone Width:43
Grave Last Seen Date:1993
Transcribed by:WRE
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Web: Rhode Island, Historical Cemetery Commission Index, 1647-2008 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
Original data: Gravestone Search. Rhode Island Historical Cemetery Commission. http://www.rihistoriccemeteries.org/webdatabase.aspx: accessed 12 November 2015.

Emily Jane BROWN was born on 16 Jan 1845 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 18 Jan 1935 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She was buried in Hopkins Hollow Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Emily married (MRIN:5300) Caleb B. JORDAN on 21 May 1871 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.

MARRIAGE: Name: Caleb B. Jordan
Birth Date: 1835
Birthplace:
Age: 36
Spouse's Name: Emily J. Brown
Spouse's Birth Date: 1845
Spouse's Birthplace:
Spouse's Age: 26
Event Date: 21 May 1871
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Father's Name: Henry Jordan
Mother's Name: Sarah Jordan
Spouse's Father's Name: George W. Brown
Spouse's Mother's Name: Nancy Brown
Race:
Marital Status:
Previous Wife's Name:
Spouse's Race:
Spouse's Marital Status:
Spouse's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09413-0
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
GS Film number: 925616
Reference ID: page 37
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F8VZ-796 : accessed 01 Oct 2013), Caleb B. Jordan and Emily J. Brown, 21 May 1871.

BURIAL: Emily Jane Jordan in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Emily Jane Jordan
Maiden Name:Brown
Birth Date:16 Jan 1845
Death Date:18 Jan 1935
Cemetery:Hopkins Hollow Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place:Coventry, Kent County, Rhode Island, United States of America
Has Bio?:N
Father:George W. Brown
Mother:Nancy Brown
Spouse:Caleb B Jordan
Children:Grace Alena Jordan
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.

DEATH: Emily Jane Jordan in the Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980
Name:Emily Jane Jordan
Death Date:1935
Death Place:New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA
Volume Number:62
Page Number:12
Index Volume Number:90
Reference Number:F63.M363 v.90
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: Department of Public Health, Registry of Vital Records and Statistics. Massachusetts Vital Records Index to Deaths [1916–1970]. Volumes 66–145. Facsimile edition. Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.

They had the following children.

  F i Alice J. JORDAN was born on 13 Feb 1874. She died in Jan 1968.

George E. HOWLAND [Parents] was born on 18 Nov 1917 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He died on 15 Jan 1968. He was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. George married (MRIN:5301) Gladys D. KNIGHT.

Gladys D. KNIGHT [Parents] was born on 8 Aug 1917 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died in Jan 1981 in Kent County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Gladys married (MRIN:5301) George E. HOWLAND.

CENSUS: Name: Gladys E Knight
Residence: East Providence Ward 10, E.D. 124, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 7
Estimated birth date: 1918
Place of Birth: Rhode Island
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Gender: Female
Race: White
Page number: 20
Line number: 9
GSU Film Number: 1769820
Family Number: 158
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1925

DEATH: Social Security Death Index
Name: Gladys Howland
SSN: 038-03-2355
Born: 8 Aug 1917
Last Benefit: 02888  Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Died: Jan 1981
State (Year) SSN issued: Rhode Island (Before 1951)
Source Citation: Number: 038-03-2355;Issue State: Rhode Island;Issue Date: Before 1951.
Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.
Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.

TRAVEL: Boston Passenger and Crew Lists, 1820-1943
Name: Gladys E Knight
Arrival Date: 20 Nov 1927
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1918 (29 August 1917)
Gender: Female
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Ship Name: 20 Nov 1927
Port of Arrival: Boston, Massachusetts
Birthplace: Providence,
Source Citation: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Boston, Massachusetts, 1917-1943; Microfilm Serial: T938; Microfilm Roll: 330.


Crawford HOWLAND [Parents] was born on 18 Sep 1877 in Providence County, Rhode Island. Crawford married (MRIN:5302) Weliah HOWLAND.

Weliah HOWLAND was born in 1887 in Providence County, Rhode Island. Weliah married (MRIN:5302) Crawford HOWLAND.

They had the following children.

  M i George E. HOWLAND was born on 18 Nov 1917. He died on 15 Jan 1968.

Ross Wyman ESTABROOK [Parents] was born on 19 Apr 1798 in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts. He died on 14 Nov 1840. Ross married (MRIN:5303) Abigail Brown DAVIS on 9 Jun 1819.

BIRTH: Ross Wyman Estabrook in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name: Ross Wyman Estabrook
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 19 Apr 1798
Birth Place: Paxton, Massachusetts
Father Name: Thaddeus Estabrook
Mother Name: Delia Estabrook
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).

BIOGRAPHY: Ross Wyman Estabrook in the North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
Name: Ross Wyman Estabrook
Gender: Male
Age: 42
Birth Date: 19 Apr 1798
Birth Place: Rutland, Mass
First Marriage Date: 9 Jun 1819
Death Date: 14 Nov 1840
Father: Thaddeus Estabrook
Mother: Deliverance Hunt
Spouse: Abigail B Davis
Child:
Thaddeus Davis Estabrook
Joseph Hubbard Estabrook
Caroline Sarah Samantha Estabrook
Source Citation: Book Title: Genealogy of the Estabrook Family, including the Esterbrook and Easterbrooks, in the United States
Source Information: Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

Abigail Brown DAVIS was born on 4 Apr 1799 in Paxton, Worcester, Massachusetts. Abigail married (MRIN:5303) Ross Wyman ESTABROOK on 9 Jun 1819.

BIRTH: Abigail Davis in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name: Abigail Davis
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 4 Apr 1799
Birth Place: Paxton, Massachusetts
Father Name: David Davis
Mother Name: Patty Davis
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).

They had the following children.

  F i Caroline Sarah Samantha ESTABROOK was born on 11 Dec 1824. She died on 1 Jun 1891.

Thaddeus ESTABROOK [Parents] was born on 2 Mar 1747 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts. He died on 30 May 1818 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts. He was buried in Paxton Center Cemetery, Paxton, Worcester, Massachusetts. Thaddeus married (MRIN:5304) Deliverance Newton HUNT on 16 Mar 1779 in Shrewsbury, , Massachusetts.

BURIAL: Thaddeus Estabrook in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Thaddeus Estabrook
Birth Date: 2 Mar 1747
Death Date: 30 Aug 1818
Cemetery: Paxton Center Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Paxton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Father: Daniel Estabrook
Mother: Hannah Estabrook
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.
Inscription:
How lov'd how value'd once avails me not.
To whom related or by whom beg of:
A heap of dust alone remains of me.
"Tis all thou art, and all the proud shall be."

BIOGRAPHY: Thaddeus Estabrook in the North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
Name: Thaddeus Estabrook
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Birth Date: 1747
Birth Place: Rutland
First Marriage Date: 1774
Death Date: 1818
Death Place: Rutland
Spouse: Deliverance Hunt
Child: John Estabrook
Source Citation: Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 021 : 1897
Source Information: Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

Deliverance Newton HUNT was born on 16 Nov 1761 in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts. She died on 17 Nov 1818 in Worcester County, Massachusetts. Deliverance married (MRIN:5304) Thaddeus ESTABROOK on 16 Mar 1779 in Shrewsbury, , Massachusetts.

BIRTH: Name: Deliverance Hunt
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 16 Nov 1761
Birthplace: Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Ebenezer Jr. Hunt
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Deliverance Hunt
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01315-4
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 859332
Reference ID: Roll 1 P50 R13
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F45C-QW5 : accessed 08 Sep 2013), Deliverance Hunt, 16 Nov 1761.

They had the following children.

  M i Ross Wyman ESTABROOK was born on 19 Apr 1798. He died on 14 Nov 1840.

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