Knight Family Tree - aqwg579

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Earl Lester KNIGHT [Parents]-9404 was born on 19 Feb 1900 in Allens, Walton, Georgia. Earl married Emma Mae KNIGHT-9419.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Earl Lester Knight
City:
County: Walton  
State: Georgia  
Birth Date: 19 Feb 1900
Race: White  
Roll: 1558655  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:18
Occupation:Farmer
Nearest Relative:J.B. Knight
Height/Build:Tall/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair:Blue/Brown
Source Citation: Registration Location: Walton County, Georgia; Roll: 1558655; Draft Board: 0.

CENSUS: 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Earl Knight
Home in 1920: Brooks, Walton, Georgia
Age: 19 years  
Estimated birth year: abt 1901
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Emra Mae
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent  
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 910  
Household Members: Name Age
Earl Knight 19  
Emra Mae Knight 16  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Brooks, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T625_283; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 167; Image: 910.

Emma Mae KNIGHT-9419 was born in 1904 in Walton County, Georgia. Emma married Earl Lester KNIGHT-9404.


Frederick Washington KNIGHT [Parents]-9407 was born on 17 Apr 1885 in Allens, Walton, Georgia. Frederick married Lula KNIGHT-13853.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Freddie Knight
Home in 1900: Allens, Walton, Georgia
Age: 15
Birth Date: Apr 1885
Birthplace: Georgia
Race: White
Ethnicity: American  
Gender: Male  
Relationship to head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: James B
Father's Birthplace: Georgia  
Mother's Name: Fannie
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia  
Marital Status: Single  
Residence : Militia Districts 416, 502, Broken Arrow, Allen, Walton, Georgia
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
James B Knight 43  
Fannie Knight 38  
Ada Knight 17  
Freddie Knight 15  
Jettie Knight 13  
Mattie B Knight 11  
Minnie L Knight 9  
James H Knight 6  
Edwind Knight 4  
Edmond Knight 4  
Myrtle G Knight 2  
Earlie Knight 3/12  
Earmer Knight 3/12  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Allens, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T623_226 Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 100.

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Fred Knight
Home in 1920: Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia
Age: 34 years  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1886
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's Name: Lula
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent  
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 416  
Household Members: Name Age
Fred Knight 34  
Lula Knight 33  
Wilburn Knight 9  
Audry Knight 7  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia; Roll: T625_285; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 197; Image: 416.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Fred Washington Knight
City: Dalton
County: Whitfield  
State: Georgia  
Birth Date: 17 Apr 1885
Race: White  
Roll: 1452013  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:23
Occupation: Cotton Mill Employee
Nearest Relative: Fannie Knight (Mother)
Height/Build: Medium/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair: Blue/Dark
Source Citation: Registration Location: Whitfield County, Georgia; Roll: 1452013; Draft Board: 0.

Lula KNIGHT-13853 was born in 1886 in Walton County, Georgia. Lula married Frederick Washington KNIGHT-9407.

They had the following children.

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Wilburn KNIGHT-13854 was born in 1911 in Walton County, Georgia.



CENSUS: Name: Wilburn Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia, United States
District: 197
Gender: Male
Age: 9
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read:
Can Write:
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Own or Rent:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1911
Birthplace: Georgia
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
Sheet Number and Letter: 10B
Household ID: 179
Line Number: 68
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
GS Film number: 1820285
Digital Folder Number: 004300143
Image Number: 00418
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Fred Knight Head M 34 Georgia
Lula Knight Wife F 33 Georgia
Wilburn Knight Son M 9 Georgia
Audry Knight Son M 7 Georgia
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MJXY-XJY : accessed 20 Oct 2014), Wilburn Knight in household of Fred Knight, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia, United States; citing sheet 10B, family 179, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820285.
  M ii Audry KNIGHT-13855 was born in 1917.

Willie W. KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-9410 was born on 2 Nov 1902 in Allens, Walton, Georgia. He died on 7 Mar 1939 in College Park, Fulton, Georgia. He was buried in College Park Cemetery, College Park, Fulton, Georgia. Willie married Mecia KNIGHT-13856 in 1928.

CENSUS: 1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Willie W Knight
Age in 1910: 7
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1903
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's Name: Jame B
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Name: Fannie  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Home in 1910: Militia District 419, Walton, Georgia
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Jame B Knight 58  
Fannie Knight 48  
Minne L Knight 17  
J Hershell Knight 16  
Edwin Knight 14  
Edmond Knight 14  
Myrtle G Knight 12  
Early L Knight 10  
Erne E Knight 10  
Willie W Knight 7  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Militia District 419, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T624_218; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 163; Image: 889.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: W W Knight
Home in 1930: South Bend, Fulton, Georgia
Age: 27
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1903  
Birthplace: Georgia  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's Name: Mecia
Race: White
Occupation: Cable Foreman Telephone Co.
Household Members: Name Age
W W Knight 27  
Mecia Knight 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: South Bend, Fulton, Georgia; Roll: 358; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 163; Image: 648.0

Name: W W Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Event Place: South Bend, Fulton, Georgia, United States
District: 0163
Gender: Male
Age: 27
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1903
Birthplace: Georgia
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
Household ID: 173
Line Number: 90
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626
Affiliate Film Number: 358
GS Film number: 2340093
Digital Folder Number: 004531974
Image Number: 00652
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
W W Knight Head M 27 Georgia
Mecia Knight Wife F 24 Georgia
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/3QDG-76Z : accessed 20 Oct 2014), W W Knight, South Bend, Fulton, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0163, sheet 7B, family 173, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 358.

DEATH: Georgia Deaths, 1919-98
Name: Willie W Knight
Death Date: 07 Mar 1939
County of Death: Fulton  
Gender: M  
Race: W  
Age: 36 years  
Certificate: 5827  
Source Citation: Certificate number: 5827.

Mecia KNIGHT-13856 was born in 1905 in Walton County, Georgia. Mecia married Willie W. KNIGHT-9410 in 1928.


Stephen WALKER [Parents]-15757 was born on 2 Jan 1802 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 6 Feb 1837 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Stephen married Celinda CORNELL-15758.

Celinda CORNELL-15758 was born in 1805 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 14 Mar 1867 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Celinda married Stephen WALKER-15757.

They had the following children.

  M i Henry WALKER-9413 was born on 17 Mar 1824. He died on 19 Jan 1895.

James Herschel KNIGHT [Parents]-9415 was born on 27 Nov 1894 in Walton County, Georgia. He died on 9 Jun 1967 in De Kalb County, Georgia. James married Ruth KNIGHT-9416.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: James Herschel Knight
City: Florence
County: Walton  
State: Georgia  
Birthplace: Georgia;United States of America  
Birth Date: 27 Nov 1893
Race: Caucasian (White)  
Roll: 1558655  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:23
Occupation:Farmer (Self)
Nearest Relative:Wife 2 children
Height/Build:Tall/Stout
Color of Eyes/Hair:Blue/Light
Source Citation: Registration Location: Walton County, Georgia; Roll: 1558655; Draft Board: 0.

CENSUS: 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: J H Knight
Home in 1920: Allen, Walton, Georgia
Age: 26 years  
Estimated birth year: abt 1894
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Ruth
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent  
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 996  
Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
J H Knight 26  
Ruth Knight 20  
Howard Knight 4  
Weyman Knight 3  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Allen, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T625_283; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 169; Image: 996.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: James H Knight
Home in 1930: Militia District 1348, Fulton, Georgia
Age: 36
Estimated birth year: abt 1894  
Birthplace: Georgia  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Ruth
Race: White
Occupation:Line Foreman - Telephone Co.
Neighbors: View others on page  
Household Members: Name Age
James H Knight 36  
Ruth Knight 31  
Howard Knight 15  
Weyman Knight 13  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Militia District 1348, Fulton, Georgia; Roll: 358; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 162; Image: 586.0.

Ruth KNIGHT-9416 was born in 1899 in Allen, Walton, Georgia. Ruth married James Herschel KNIGHT-9415.

They had the following children.

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Howard KNIGHT-9417 was born in 1915 in Allen, Walton, Georgia.



CENSUS: 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Howard Knight
Home in 1920: Allen, Walton, Georgia
Age: 4 years  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1916
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's Name: J H
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Name: Ruth
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Image: 996  
Household Members: Name Age
J H Knight 26  
Ruth Knight 20  
Howard Knight 4  
Weyman Knight 3  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Allen, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T625_283; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 169; Image: 996.
  M ii
Weyman KNIGHT-9418 was born in 1917 in Allen, Walton, Georgia.



CENSUS: URL: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/3QDP-Q2M
Name: Weyman Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Militia District 1348, Fulton, Georgia
Gender: Male
Age: 13
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Birthplace: Georgia
Birth Year (Estimated): 1917
Immigration Year:
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
District: 0162
Household ID: 176
Sheet Number and Letter: 8B
Line Number: 70
Affiliate Publication Number: T626, roll 358
GS Film number: 2340093
Digital Folder Number: 4531974
Image Number: 00590
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head James H Knight M 36 Georgia
Wife Ruth Knight F 31 Georgia
Son Howard Knight M 15 Georgia
Son Weyman Knight M 13 Georgia
Collection: Weyman Knight in household of James H Knight, "United States Census, 1930"
"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/3QDP-Q2M : accessed 04 Jul 2013), Weyman Knight in entry for James H Knight, 1930.


1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Weyman Knight
Home in 1920: Allen, Walton, Georgia
Age: 3 years  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1917
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's Name: J H
Father's Birth Place: Georgia  
Mother's Name: Ruth
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Image: 996  
Household Members: Name Age
J H Knight 26  
Ruth Knight 20  
Howard Knight 4  
Weyman Knight 3  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Allen, Walton, Georgia; Roll: T625_283; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 169; Image: 996.

Jack Anderson KNIGHT [Parents]-9421 was born in Aug 1872 in Carroll County, Georgia. He died in 1902 in Carroll County, Georgia. Jack married Camilia ECHOLS-12492 in 1895.

CENSUS: 1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Anderson Knight
Home in 1880: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas
Age: 8
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1872
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Son
Father's Name: John T.
Father's birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Name: Mary
Mother's birthplace: Georgia
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
John T. Knight 27  
Mary Knight 26  
Henry Knight 10  
Anderson Knight 8  
Word Knight 6  
Greene Knight 4  
John Knight 2  
Moses Knight 1  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas; Roll: T9_45; Family History Film: 1254045; Page: 191.2000; Enumeration District: 97; Image: 0387

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Anderson Knight
[Andrew Knight]
[See User Comment]  
Home in 1900: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia
Age: 27
Birth Date: Aug 1872
Birthplace: Georgia
Race: White
Ethnicity: American  
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Father's Birthplace: Georgia  
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia  
Spouse's Name: Camilia
Marriage Year: 1895  
Marital Status: Married  
Years Married: 5  
Residence : Clem Town, Carroll, Georgia
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Anderson Knight 27  
Camilia Knight 23  
Clara May Knight 2  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia; Roll: T623 184; Page: 12B;

Camilia ECHOLS [scrapbook]-12492 was born on 6 Nov 1874 in Roopville, Carroll, Georgia. She died on 29 Jun 1952 in Bryan, Brazos, Texas. Camilia married Jack Anderson KNIGHT-9421 in 1895.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Camilia Knight
[Samilia Knight]
[See User Comment]  
Home in 1900: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia
Age: 23
Birth Date: Nov 1876
Birthplace: Georgia
Race: White
Ethnicity: American  
Relationship to head-of-house: Wife
Father's Birthplace: Georgia  
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia  
Mother: number of living children: 1  
Mother: How many children: 2  
Spouse's Name: Anderson
Marriage Year: 1895  
Marital Status: Married  
Years Married: 5  
Residence : Clem Town, Carroll, Georgia
Household Members: Name Age
Anderson Knight 27  
Camilia Knight 23  
Clara May Knight 2  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia; Roll: T623 184; Page: 12B;

BURIAL: Camilla Echols Nolen in the Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012
Name: Camilla Echols Nolen
Birth Date: 1874
Age at Death: 78
Death Date: Jul 1952
Burial Place: Bryan (Brazos County), Brazos County, Texas, USA
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Web: Texas, Find A Grave Index, 1761-2012 [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: accessed 4 February 2013.

MEDIA: MK8486 - Camilla Echols Knight & Minnie Lou Tomlin w/o Jack Anderson Knight - Minnie Lou Tomlin before she married J. W. Nolen - Camilia Echols Knight is standing - Ancestry.com

They had the following children.

  F i Clara Mae KNIGHT-12493 was born on 2 May 1898. She died on 31 Mar 1984.
  M ii Winston Echols KNIGHT-26127 was born on 29 Apr 1901. He died on 7 Aug 1983.

Jefferson Word KNIGHT [Parents]-9422 was born on 30 Mar 1873 in Bowdon, Carroll, Georgia. He died on 7 Jan 1957 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Jefferson married Isa Louie JOHNSON-9430 on 8 Dec 1895.

Other marriages:
KNIGHT, Mamie

CENSUS: Name: Word Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1880
Event Place: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas, United States
District: 97
Gender: Male
Age: 6
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Occupation:
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Father's Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Sheet Number and Letter: 191B
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T9
Affiliate Film Number: 0045
GS Film Number: 1254045
Digital Folder Number: 004239806
Image Number: 00389
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John T Knight Self M 27 Georgia, United States
Mary Knight Wife F 26 Georgia, United States
Henry Knight Son M 10 Georgia, United States
Anderson Knight Son M 8 Georgia, United States
Word Knight Son M 6 Georgia, United States
Greene Knight Son M 4 Georgia, United States
John Knight Son M 2 Georgia, United States
Moses Knight Son M 1 Arkansas, United States
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MNWW-ZMX : accessed 23 Sep 2014), Word Knight in household of John T Knight, De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas, United States; citing sheet 191B, NARA microfilm publication T9.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Jefferson W Knight
Age in 1910: 37
Estimated birth year: abt 1873
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Father's Birth Place: United States of America  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Spouse's name: Mamie
Home in 1910: Birmingham Ward 8, Jefferson, Alabama
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Jefferson W Knight 37  
Mamie Knight 33  (2nd wife)
J M Johnson 24  
Carrie Johnson 24  
Aubrey B Watson 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Birmingham Ward 8, Jefferson, Alabama; Roll: T624_19; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 65; Image: 191.

Name: Jefferson Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama, United States
District: 13
Gender: Male
Age: 46
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Own or Rent: Rent
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Birthplace: Georgia
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
Sheet Number and Letter: 4B
Household ID: 84
Line Number: 92
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
GS Film number: 1820001
Digital Folder Number: 004292972
Image Number: 00381
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Jefferson Knight Head M 46 Georgia
Mary Jane Knight Wife F 45 Georgia
Arthur T Rudder Boarder M 40 Alabama
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXCK-SCY : accessed 23 Sep 2014), Jefferson Knight, Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama, United States; citing sheet 4B, family 84, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820001.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Jefferson W Knight
Home in 1930: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama
Age: 56
Estimated birth year: abt 1874  
Birthplace: Georgia  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Mamie
Race: White
Occupation:Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
Jefferson W Knight 56  
Mamie Knight 56  
Julia A Mitchell 45  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama; Roll: 1; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 394.0.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Jefferson Word Knight
City: Birmingham  
County: Jefferson  
State: Alabama  
Birth Date: 30 Mar 1873
Race: White  
Roll: 1509352  
DraftBoard: 2  
Age:45
Occupation:House Carpenter - St. Vincent's Hospital
Nearest Relative: Mamie Knight (Wife)
Height/Build:Tall/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair:Grey/Black
Source Citation: Registration Location: Jefferson County, Alabama; Roll: 1509352; Draft Board: 2.

OBITUARY: Jefferson Ward Knight in the Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current
Name: Jefferson Ward Knight
Gender: Male
Death Age: 84
Birth Date: abt 1873
Residence Place: 1309
Death Date: Abt 1957
Obituary Date: 8 Jan 1957
Obituary Place: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
Child:
Sally Sue Tidwell
Ruel J. Knight
Joe B. Knight
Source Citation: The Birmingham News; Publication Date: 8/ Jan/ 1957; Publication Place: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/574934052/?article=7fe78942-f99f-4794-b78f-92b5b5b9295b&focus=0.49812338,0.67800915,0.61488867,0.7957362&xid=2378
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2019.

The Birmingham News
Birmingham, Alabama
8 January 1957 (Tuesday)
Jefferson W. Knight, retired carpenter
Funeral services for Jefferson Ward Knight, 84, of 1309 16th-avn, were held today at Brown Service Norwood Chapel, with the Rev. George Williams and the Rev. Jesse Thompson officiating. Mr. Knight, a native of Carroll County, Ga., died yesterday at a local hospital. He had been living here 50 years, and was a member of the Masons and the Oddfellows. For 10 years, he was house carpenter at St. Vincent’s Hospital. He had been retired since 1940. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Sally Sue Tidwell of Birmingham; two sons, Ruel J. Knight of Remlap, Ala., and Joe B. Knight of Charleston, S. C.; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Holcomb of Bowdon, Ga., and two brother, J. M. Knight of Jacksonville, Fla., and B. F. Knight of Birmingham. Burial was in Valhalla Cemetery. – Newspapers.com

Isa Louie JOHNSON [scrapbook]-9430 was born on 7 Dec 1875 in Carroll County, Georgia. She died on 26 Jul 1903 in Carroll County, Georgia. She was buried in Johnson Chapel Cemetery, Carroll County, Georgia. Isa married Jefferson Word KNIGHT-9422 on 8 Dec 1895.

BURIAL: Isa Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Isa Knight
Birth Date: 7 Dec 1875
Death Date: 26 Jul 1903
Cemetery: Johnson Chapel Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Carroll County, Georgia, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Children: Isa Louie Knight
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
Isa Louie KNIGHT [scrapbook]-9434 was born on 31 Oct 1896 in Carroll County, Georgia. He died on 19 Feb 1897 in Carroll County, Georgia. He was buried in Johnson Chapel Cemetery, Carroll County, Georgia.
  M ii Ruel Johnston KNIGHT-9431 was born on 13 Apr 1898. He died on 30 Apr 1969.
  F iii
Sally Sue KNIGHT-13862 was born in 1900 in Blount County, Alabama.
  M iv
Joseph Benjamin KNIGHT [scrapbook]-13863 was born on 4 Nov 1902 in Carroll County, Georgia. He died on 31 Aug 1979 in Remlap, Blount, Alabama. He was buried in Pleasant Mount Cemetery, Remlap, Blount, Alabama.



CENSUS: 1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Joseph B Knight
Age in 1910: 7
Estimated Birth Year: 1903
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Nephew
Father's Birth Place: Georgia
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia
Home in 1910: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Enoch Johnson 30
Sarah A Johnson 67
Nancy J Johnson 38
Ruel Knight 12
Sallie S Knight 9
Joseph B Knight 7
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Lowell, Carroll, Georgia; Roll: T624_176; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 417; FHL Number: 1374189.

Jefferson Word KNIGHT [Parents]-9422 was born on 30 Mar 1873 in Bowdon, Carroll, Georgia. He died on 7 Jan 1957 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Jefferson married Mamie KNIGHT-9437.

Other marriages:
JOHNSON, Isa Louie

CENSUS: Name: Word Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1880
Event Place: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas, United States
District: 97
Gender: Male
Age: 6
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Occupation:
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Father's Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia, United States
Sheet Number and Letter: 191B
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T9
Affiliate Film Number: 0045
GS Film Number: 1254045
Digital Folder Number: 004239806
Image Number: 00389
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John T Knight Self M 27 Georgia, United States
Mary Knight Wife F 26 Georgia, United States
Henry Knight Son M 10 Georgia, United States
Anderson Knight Son M 8 Georgia, United States
Word Knight Son M 6 Georgia, United States
Greene Knight Son M 4 Georgia, United States
John Knight Son M 2 Georgia, United States
Moses Knight Son M 1 Arkansas, United States
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MNWW-ZMX : accessed 23 Sep 2014), Word Knight in household of John T Knight, De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas, United States; citing sheet 191B, NARA microfilm publication T9.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Jefferson W Knight
Age in 1910: 37
Estimated birth year: abt 1873
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Father's Birth Place: United States of America  
Mother's Birth Place: Georgia  
Spouse's name: Mamie
Home in 1910: Birmingham Ward 8, Jefferson, Alabama
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Jefferson W Knight 37  
Mamie Knight 33  (2nd wife)
J M Johnson 24  
Carrie Johnson 24  
Aubrey B Watson 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Birmingham Ward 8, Jefferson, Alabama; Roll: T624_19; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 65; Image: 191.

Name: Jefferson Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama, United States
District: 13
Gender: Male
Age: 46
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Own or Rent: Rent
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Birthplace: Georgia
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
Sheet Number and Letter: 4B
Household ID: 84
Line Number: 92
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
GS Film number: 1820001
Digital Folder Number: 004292972
Image Number: 00381
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Jefferson Knight Head M 46 Georgia
Mary Jane Knight Wife F 45 Georgia
Arthur T Rudder Boarder M 40 Alabama
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXCK-SCY : accessed 23 Sep 2014), Jefferson Knight, Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama, United States; citing sheet 4B, family 84, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820001.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Jefferson W Knight
Home in 1930: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama
Age: 56
Estimated birth year: abt 1874  
Birthplace: Georgia  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Mamie
Race: White
Occupation:Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
Jefferson W Knight 56  
Mamie Knight 56  
Julia A Mitchell 45  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Mountain Creek, Autauga, Alabama; Roll: 1; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 394.0.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Jefferson Word Knight
City: Birmingham  
County: Jefferson  
State: Alabama  
Birth Date: 30 Mar 1873
Race: White  
Roll: 1509352  
DraftBoard: 2  
Age:45
Occupation:House Carpenter - St. Vincent's Hospital
Nearest Relative: Mamie Knight (Wife)
Height/Build:Tall/Medium
Color of Eyes/Hair:Grey/Black
Source Citation: Registration Location: Jefferson County, Alabama; Roll: 1509352; Draft Board: 2.

OBITUARY: Jefferson Ward Knight in the Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current
Name: Jefferson Ward Knight
Gender: Male
Death Age: 84
Birth Date: abt 1873
Residence Place: 1309
Death Date: Abt 1957
Obituary Date: 8 Jan 1957
Obituary Place: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
Child:
Sally Sue Tidwell
Ruel J. Knight
Joe B. Knight
Source Citation: The Birmingham News; Publication Date: 8/ Jan/ 1957; Publication Place: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/574934052/?article=7fe78942-f99f-4794-b78f-92b5b5b9295b&focus=0.49812338,0.67800915,0.61488867,0.7957362&xid=2378
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2019.

The Birmingham News
Birmingham, Alabama
8 January 1957 (Tuesday)
Jefferson W. Knight, retired carpenter
Funeral services for Jefferson Ward Knight, 84, of 1309 16th-avn, were held today at Brown Service Norwood Chapel, with the Rev. George Williams and the Rev. Jesse Thompson officiating. Mr. Knight, a native of Carroll County, Ga., died yesterday at a local hospital. He had been living here 50 years, and was a member of the Masons and the Oddfellows. For 10 years, he was house carpenter at St. Vincent’s Hospital. He had been retired since 1940. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Sally Sue Tidwell of Birmingham; two sons, Ruel J. Knight of Remlap, Ala., and Joe B. Knight of Charleston, S. C.; a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Holcomb of Bowdon, Ga., and two brother, J. M. Knight of Jacksonville, Fla., and B. F. Knight of Birmingham. Burial was in Valhalla Cemetery. – Newspapers.com

Mamie KNIGHT-9437 was born in 1877 in Carroll County, Georgia. Mamie married Jefferson Word KNIGHT-9422.


Greene Buchanan KNIGHT [Parents]-9423 was born on 25 Mar 1875 in Carroll County, Georgia. He died on 14 Mar 1952 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Greene married Mary Jane COFER-28580 on 14 Nov 1897 in Carroll County, Georgia.

CENSUS: 1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Greene Knight
Home in 1880: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas
Age: 4
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Birthplace: Georgia
Relation to Head of Household: Son
Father's Name: John T.
Father's birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Name: Mary
Mother's birthplace: Georgia
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
John T. Knight 27  
Mary Knight 26  
Henry Knight 10  
Anderson Knight 8  
Word Knight 6  
Greene Knight 4  
John Knight 2  
Moses Knight 1  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: De Kalb, Grant, Arkansas; Roll: T9_45; Family History Film: 1254045; Page: 191.2000; Enumeration District: 97; Image: 0387.

DEATH: Green Knight in the Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974
Name: Green Knight
Birth Date: abt 1876
Death Date: 14 Mar 1952
Death Place: Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama
Death Age: 76
Gender: Male
Father Name: John Knight
Mother Name: Sarah Beck
FHL Film Number: 1908867
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: "Alabama Deaths and Burials, 1881–1952." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009, 2010. Index entries derived from digital copies of original and compiled records.

Mary Jane COFER-28580 was born in May 1884 in Carroll County, Georgia. She died in 1943. Mary married Greene Buchanan KNIGHT-9423 on 14 Nov 1897 in Carroll County, Georgia.


Benjamin Franklin KNIGHT [Parents]-9426 was born on 6 Feb 1880 in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas. He died in Apr 1961 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Benjamin married Nancy Ann Josephine Victoria SMITH-9435 in 1900 in Carroll County, Georgia.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Ben H Knight
Home in 1900: New Mexico, Carroll, Georgia
Age: 20
Birth Date: Feb 1880
Birthplace: Georgia
Race: White
Ethnicity: American  
Gender: Male  
Relationship to head-of-house: Son
Father's Name: John C
Father's Birthplace: Georgia  
Mother's Name: Susan M
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia  
Marital Status: Single  
Residence : Militia Districts 1310, 1371, 1527, 1533, Mexico, Shiloh, Victory, Tyus, Carroll, Georgia
Household Members: Name Age
John C Knight 50  
Susan M Knight 51  
Ben H Knight 20  
James A Knight 15  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: New Mexico, Carroll, Georgia; Roll: T623_184 Page: 21B; Enumeration District: 5.

Nancy Ann Josephine Victoria SMITH-9435 was born on 15 Nov 1884 in Carroll County, Georgia. She died on 5 Nov 1975 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Nancy married Benjamin Franklin KNIGHT-9426 in 1900 in Carroll County, Georgia.

They had the following children.

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Leonard Jefferson KNIGHT-9436 was born in 1901 in Carroll County, Georgia. He died in 1959 in Carroll County, Georgia.

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