Descendants of Richard & Sarah Rogers Knight - aqwg96

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Alfred Waterman KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1116 was born on 18 Aug 1807 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 3 Aug 1881 in Willington, Tolland, Connecticut. He was buried in New Willington Hill Cemetery, Willington Hill, Tolland, Connecticut. Alfred married Susan Carr JOHNSON-1117 on 24 Feb 1828 in Rhode Island.

BIOGRAPHY: The Rhode Island Register for the year 1856.
By George Adams
Volume II - Providence
Gladding & Brother; George H. Whitney
1856
Register County of Providence
Sheldon Knight
Justice of the Peace - Cranston
Sheldon Knight
City of Providence
Robert Knight - Jabez C. Knight
Westerly
Jed W. Knight
Rhode Island Militia
A. E. Burnside, Major General of the Militia
First Light Infantry Company, Providence
Lieutenant Colonel, Sylvester R. Knight

Banks in Providence
Atlantic Bank - 48 Broad Street.
Robert Knight - Director

Bank of Commerce - 4 Market Square
Jabez C. Knight - Director

Butchers' and Drovers' Bank - 25 Broad St.
B. B. Knight - President - Director
W. Knight - Cashier

High Street Bank - 154 High Street.
Robert Knight - President - Director

Mount Vernon Bank - 37 Westminster Street
Robert Knight - Director

Roger Williams Bank - 23 Market Square
Jabez C. Knight - President - Director

Elmwood Bank. - Elmwood, Cranston
Robert Knight - Director

Landholders' Bank, - Kingston, South Kingston
David B. Knight - Director

Mechanics' Savings Bank. - 41 Westminster St., Providence
Henry P. Knight - Director
People's Savings Bank. - 4 Market Square, Providence
Jabez C. Knight - Director

Insurance Companies

Fireman's Mutual Insurance Company
2 Market Square, Providence
Benjamin B. Knight - Director

Merchants' Insurance Company
20 Market Square, Providence
Jabez C. Knight - Director

Roger Williams Insurance Company
15 Market Square, Providence
B. B. (Benjamin Brayton) Knight - Director

Butler Hospital
Jabez C. Knight - Director

Cranston, Providence
City Council (Probate) - Sheldon Knight

Foster, Providence
City Council (Probate) - Olney Knight

Johnston, Providence
City Council (Probate) - Charles Knight

Coventry, Blacksmith - Alfred W. Knight
Scituate, Bobbin Makers - Robert Knight
Foster, Carpenter - Ezra Knight
West Greenwich, Carpenter - Nathan Knight
West Greenwich, Carpenter - Olney Knight
Coventry, Carriage & Coach Builders - Caleb Knight
Lime Rock, Cooper - John Knight
Scituate, Grist Mill - Richmond M. Knight
Providence, Grocer (Retail) - William A. Knight
Pawtucket, Millinery & Fancy Goods - Mrs. Henry Knight
Scituate, Saw Mill - Richmond M. Knight
Scituate, Saw Mill - Wm. W. Knight

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Alfred W Knight
Age: 42
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1808
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M432_841; Page: 271; Image: 540.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Alfred W Knight
Age in 1860: 53  
Birth Year: abt 1807  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Ellington
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: M653_80; Page: 612; Image: 352.
 
1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Alfred W. Knight
Home in 1880: Wellington, Tolland, Connecticut
Age: 71
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1809
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Susan C.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred W. Knight 71  
Susan C. Knight 71  
Susan E. Knight 29  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Wellington, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: T9_109; Family History Film: 1254109; Page: 254.1000; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 0760.

DEATH: Name: Alfred W. Knight
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Connecticut
Death Date: 03 Aug 1881
Death Place:
Age: 74
Birth Date: 1807
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B05200-2
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
Source Film Number: 3372
Reference Number: v 56 p 39
Collection: Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934

Susan Carr JOHNSON [Parents] [scrapbook]-1117 was born on 6 Sep 1808 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 2 Jul 1887 in Lincoln, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in New Willington Cemetery, Willington Hill, Tolland, Connecticut. Susan married Alfred Waterman KNIGHT-1116 on 24 Feb 1828 in Rhode Island.

DEATH: Name: Susan C. Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Connecticut
Death Date: 02 Jul 1887
Death Place:
Age: 79
Birth Date: 1808
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Alfred W.
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B05200-2
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
Source Film Number: 3372
Reference Number: v 56 p 39
Collection: Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934

N.A.F.H.: Susan C Johnson in the North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
Name: Susan C Johnson
Gender: Female
First Marriage Date: 1828
Father: Nicholas W Johnson
Mother: Patience Matteson
Spouse: Alfred W Knight
Child: Cynthia Matteson Knight
Source Citation: Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 151 : 1919
Source Information: Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

BURIAL: Susan C Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Susan C Knight
Birth Date: 6 Sep 1808
Death Date: 2 Jul 1887
Cemetery: Old West Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Willington, Tolland County, Connecticut, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Spouse: Alfred W Knight
Children: Jennie M. Borden
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 Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT-1118 was born on 31 Mar 1831. He died on 7 Jun 1900 from Cancer of liver.
  F ii
Amy Waterman KNIGHT [scrapbook]-1120 was born on 22 Jan 1832 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died on 29 Nov 1902 in Willington, Toland, Connecticut.



CENSUS: Name: Amy W Knight
Residence: Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 18 years
Estimated birth year: 1832
Birth place: Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 22264
Image number: 00544
Reference number: 35
Dwelling: 415
Household id: 452
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census

MEDIA: J10412 -  Amy Waterman Knight d/o Alfred Waterman & Susan Carr Johnson Knight - Amy Waterman Knight at the end on right side - There all loaded for hunting? - Willington, Toland, Connecticut - Ancestry.com
  F iii Cynthia Matteson KNIGHT-1121 was born on 19 Dec 1833. She died on 29 Aug 1887.
  F iv Phebe Ann KNIGHT-1122 was born on 23 Feb 1836. She died on 15 Jul 1915.
  F v Caroline M. KNIGHT-1123 was born on 14 Aug 1838. She died on 29 Jan 1917.
  F vi Jennie Mary KNIGHT-1125 was born on 4 Dec 1843. She died on 28 Oct 1930 from Chronic Myocarditis - Bronchial pneumonia.
  M vii Daniel Francis KNIGHT-1126 was born on 24 Jan 1846.
  M viii George Henry KNIGHT-1127 was born on 21 Oct 1848. He died on 16 Nov 1906.
  F ix
Susan Ellen KNIGHT-1128 was born on 20 Nov 1850 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island.



CENSUS: Name: Nellie S Knight
Residence: Cranston town, Providence, Rhode Island
Birth date: Nov 1850
Birth place: Rhode Island
Relationship to head-of-household: Sister
Spouse name:
Spouse titles:
Spouse birth place:
Father name:
Father titles:
Father birth place: Rhode Island
Mother name:
Mother titles:
Mother birth place: Rhode Island
Race or color (expanded): White
Head-of-household name: Phebe A Steere
Gender: Female
Marital status: Single
Years married:
Estimated marriage year:
Mother how many children: 0
Number living children: 0
Immigration year:
Enumeration district: 0117
Sheet number and letter: 15A
Household id: 340
Reference number: 2
GSU film number: 1241510
Image number: 00410
Collection: 1900 United States Census

Nicholas W. JOHNSON-8392 was born in 1770 in Kent County, Rhode Island. Nicholas married Patience MATTESON-8393.

Patience MATTESON [Parents]-8393 was born in 1774 in West Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 15 Oct 1857 in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island. Patience married Nicholas W. JOHNSON-8392.

They had the following children.

  F i Susan Carr JOHNSON-1117 was born on 6 Sep 1808. She died on 2 Jul 1887.

Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1118 was born on 31 Mar 1831 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 7 Jun 1900 in Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts from Cancer of liver. He was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Jeremiah married Eunice Amy DEWEY-1119 in 1852.

Other marriages:
LEWIS, Margaret E.
LAWRENCE, Margaret A.

MILITARY: American Civil War Soldiers
August 19, 2004 3:03 PM
Name:    Jeremiah J Knight ,   
Residence:    Coventry, Rhode Island  
Enlistment Date:    14 August 1862  
Distinguished Service:    DISTINGUISHED SERVICE  
Side Served:    Union  
State Served:    Rhode Island  
Unit Numbers:    2762 2762  
Service Record:    Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862
Enlisted in Company Battery C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 14 August 1862.
Absent sick on 27 April 1863 at Hospital (Until discharge)
Received a disability discharge Company Batty C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 09 August 1864 in Philadelphia, PA

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Jere J. Knight
Side: Union  
Regiment State/Origin: Rhode Island  
Regiment Name: 1 Rhode Island L. Art'y.  
Regiment Name Expanded: 1st Regiment, Rhode Island Light Artillery  
COMPANY: C  
Rank In: Private  
Rank In Expanded: Private  
Rank Out: Private  
Rank Out Expanded: Private  
Film Number: M555 roll 4  
Source Information:
National Park Service. U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original

U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Residence: Coventry, Rhode Island
Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Priv  
State Served: Rhode Island  
Survived the War?: Y  
Service Record: Enlisted in Company Batty C, Rhode Island Co C 1st Light Artillery Battery on 14 Aug 1862.
Mustered out on 09 Aug 1864 at Philadelphia, PA.
Sources: 19  
Source Information:
Historical Data Systems, comp.. U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Original data: Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from the following list of works.

Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards
1907-1933 – Army Invalid
Archive.com
Name: Knight, Jeremiah J.
Certificate #: 611,362
Type Acct: Army Minors
Service: Pvt. Battery C. 1st Rhode Island Light Art.
Class: Orig
Rate: 8
Date of Commencement: 18 September 1900
Date of Certificate: 22 June 1906
Died:
Bureau Notified:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8SS-96D
name: Jeremiah J Knight
widow:
event: Census
event date: 1890
event place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
nara publication title: Schedules Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War,1890.
nara publication number: M123
nara roll number: 92
film number: 338251
digital folder number: 004679005
image number: 00376
Collection: "United States, 1890 Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War," Jeremiah J Knight, 1890

CENSUS: 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: J J Knight
Age in 1860: 31  
Birth Year: abt 1829  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Greene
Household Members: Name Age
J J Knight 31  
Eunice A Knight 33  
Alfred A Knight 6  
Willie J Knight 6.12  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M653_1203; Page: 9; Image: 18.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1829
Age in 1870: 41  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1870: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Plainfield  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut; Roll: M593_117; Page: 604; Image: 184.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Jerimiah J. Knight
Home in 1880: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 49
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Unice A.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Blacksmith
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Jerimiah J. Knight 49  
Unice A. Knight 51  
William G. Knight 20  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T9_1212; Family History Film: 1255212; Page: 50.1000; Enumeration District: 35; .

DEATH: Name: Jeremiah Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Cancer of liver
Event Date: 07 Jun 1900
Event Place: Seekonk, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Seekonk, MA
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Blacksmith
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Coventry, RI
Birth Year (Estimated): 1829
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Summit, RI
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Alfred W. Knight
Father's Birthplace: US
Mother's Name: Susan Knight
Mother's Birthplace: US
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 504 p 393
GS Film number: 1843726
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4289811
Image Number: 417
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NW6Q-TLT : accessed 17 Jan 2014), Jeremiah Knight, 1900.

BURIAL: Name: Jeremiah Johnson Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1831
Death Date: 1900
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388363
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJY : accessed 15 May 2015), Jeremiah Johnson Knight, 1900; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388363, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Eunice Amy DEWEY [scrapbook]-1119 was born in 1829 in New London County, Connecticut. She died on 5 Sep 1885 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Eunice married Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT-1118 in 1852.

DEATH: Alphabetical Index of the Birth, Marriages and Deaths
Recorded in Providence
Vol. VIII Pt. II Deaths
From 1881 to 1890 Inclusive
Knight, Abbie P. wd of Nathaniel 88 yrs Nov. 23 1887 17:33
Knight, Ann wd of Harding 78 yrs Aug 12, 1887  17: 9
Knight, Annie 38 yrs Jan. 5, 1887  16: 468
Knight, Annie B. of Stephen A. and Ellen P. 22yrs Mar. 26, 1884  16: 48
Knight, Charles O. of Charles I and Celia A. 8mos Sept. 14, 1887  17: 104
Knight, Christiana wd of Charles 81yrs Dec. 4, 1881  15: 132
Knight, Christopher N. of Aborn and Sarah 69yrs April 11, 1882 15: 156
Knight, Conrad H. of Orray T and Mary C. 8dys  April 14, 1888  17: 74
Knight, Diana P. wf of Dexter N. 49yrs Oct. 6, 1882  15: 195
Knight, Edwin I. of Rose, 1mon  Apr. 12, 1881  15: 88
Knight, Emeline E. (Wood) wf of William 55yrs  Apr. 21, 1885  16: 210
Knight, Emma A. wf of Jeremiah J. 57yrs  Sept. 5, 1885  16: 272

Name: Emma Abby Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 05 Sep 1885
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 57
Birth Date: 1828
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Jeremiah G Knight
Father's Name: Champlam Dewey
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Abby Dewey
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01175-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2022964
Reference Number:
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

BURIAL: Name: Eunice Amy Dewey Knight
Maiden Name: Dewey
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1885
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1829
Death Date: 05 Sep 1885
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388387
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJT : accessed 15 May 2015), Eunice Amy Dewey Knight, 1885; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388387, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

They had the following children.

  M i Alfred Walter KNIGHT-1129 was born on 11 Nov 1853. He died on 20 Oct 1931.
  M ii
Everett L. KNIGHT [scrapbook]-1131 was born on 1 Sep 1857 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died in 1859 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.



BIRTH: Name: Everett L. Knight
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 01 Sep 1857
Birthplace: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Jeremiah J. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Eunice A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09412-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925616
Reference Number: p7
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

BURIAL: Name: Everett L. Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1859
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 01 Sep 1857
Death Date: 1859
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388419
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJR : accessed 15 May 2015), Everett L. Knight, 1859; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388419, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  M iii William Gerard KNIGHT-1134 was born on 10 Dec 1859. He died on 30 Mar 1924.
  F iv
Susan Lillian KNIGHT [scrapbook]-1132 was born on 5 Mar 1862 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 12 May 1878 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.



BIRTH: Name: Susan Lillian Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 03 Mar 1862
Birthplace: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Eunice A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09412-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925616
Reference Number: p17
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

DEATH: Name: Lillian Susan Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 12 May 1878
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 16
Birth Date: 1862
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Jeremiah J. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Ennie A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01174-0
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2022884
Reference Number: 1866
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

BURIAL: Name: Susan Lillian Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1878
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 05 Mar 1862
Death Date: 12 May 1878
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388447
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJB : accessed 15 May 2015), Susan Lillian Knight, 1878; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388447, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  M v
Charles D. KNIGHT-18862 was born in 1866 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 12 Jun 1866 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.



DEATH: Name: Charles D. Knight
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 12 Jun 1866
Death Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 0
Birth Date: 1866
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Jeremiah J. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Eunice A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09413-1
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925616
Reference Number: p20
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950
  F vi
Phebe Ann KNIGHT-1133 was born on 18 Jun 1867 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 12 May 1878 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

DEATH: Name           Relation Kin 1        Kin 2          Death Date Age  
Phebe A Knight   Jeremiah J Knight Eunice A Knight 12 May 1878 10 yrs

Name: Phebe Annie Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 12 May 1878
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 10
Birth Date: 1868
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Jeremiah J. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Ennies A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01174-0
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2022884
Reference Number: 1865
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

BIRTH: Name: Phebe Ann Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 18 Jun 1867
Birthplace: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Jeremiah J. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Eunice A. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09412-7
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925616
Reference Number: p29
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914
  F vii
Annie KNIGHT [scrapbook]-8759 was born in 1868 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died in 1868 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.



BURIAL: Name: Annie Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1868
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 1868
Death Date: 1868
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388474
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJ5 : accessed 15 May 2015), Annie Knight, 1868; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388474, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  F viii
Sarah KNIGHT-4855.
  F ix
Lucy Ellen KNIGHT-4856.

Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1118 was born on 31 Mar 1831 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 7 Jun 1900 in Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts from Cancer of liver. He was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Jeremiah married Margaret E. LEWIS-4857 on 4 Oct 1889 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
DEWEY, Eunice Amy
LAWRENCE, Margaret A.

MILITARY: American Civil War Soldiers
August 19, 2004 3:03 PM
Name:    Jeremiah J Knight ,   
Residence:    Coventry, Rhode Island  
Enlistment Date:    14 August 1862  
Distinguished Service:    DISTINGUISHED SERVICE  
Side Served:    Union  
State Served:    Rhode Island  
Unit Numbers:    2762 2762  
Service Record:    Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862
Enlisted in Company Battery C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 14 August 1862.
Absent sick on 27 April 1863 at Hospital (Until discharge)
Received a disability discharge Company Batty C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 09 August 1864 in Philadelphia, PA

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Jere J. Knight
Side: Union  
Regiment State/Origin: Rhode Island  
Regiment Name: 1 Rhode Island L. Art'y.  
Regiment Name Expanded: 1st Regiment, Rhode Island Light Artillery  
COMPANY: C  
Rank In: Private  
Rank In Expanded: Private  
Rank Out: Private  
Rank Out Expanded: Private  
Film Number: M555 roll 4  
Source Information:
National Park Service. U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original

U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Residence: Coventry, Rhode Island
Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Priv  
State Served: Rhode Island  
Survived the War?: Y  
Service Record: Enlisted in Company Batty C, Rhode Island Co C 1st Light Artillery Battery on 14 Aug 1862.
Mustered out on 09 Aug 1864 at Philadelphia, PA.
Sources: 19  
Source Information:
Historical Data Systems, comp.. U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Original data: Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from the following list of works.

Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards
1907-1933 – Army Invalid
Archive.com
Name: Knight, Jeremiah J.
Certificate #: 611,362
Type Acct: Army Minors
Service: Pvt. Battery C. 1st Rhode Island Light Art.
Class: Orig
Rate: 8
Date of Commencement: 18 September 1900
Date of Certificate: 22 June 1906
Died:
Bureau Notified:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8SS-96D
name: Jeremiah J Knight
widow:
event: Census
event date: 1890
event place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
nara publication title: Schedules Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War,1890.
nara publication number: M123
nara roll number: 92
film number: 338251
digital folder number: 004679005
image number: 00376
Collection: "United States, 1890 Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War," Jeremiah J Knight, 1890

CENSUS: 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: J J Knight
Age in 1860: 31  
Birth Year: abt 1829  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Greene
Household Members: Name Age
J J Knight 31  
Eunice A Knight 33  
Alfred A Knight 6  
Willie J Knight 6.12  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M653_1203; Page: 9; Image: 18.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1829
Age in 1870: 41  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1870: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Plainfield  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut; Roll: M593_117; Page: 604; Image: 184.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Jerimiah J. Knight
Home in 1880: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 49
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Unice A.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Blacksmith
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Jerimiah J. Knight 49  
Unice A. Knight 51  
William G. Knight 20  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T9_1212; Family History Film: 1255212; Page: 50.1000; Enumeration District: 35; .

DEATH: Name: Jeremiah Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Cancer of liver
Event Date: 07 Jun 1900
Event Place: Seekonk, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Seekonk, MA
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Blacksmith
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Coventry, RI
Birth Year (Estimated): 1829
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Summit, RI
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Alfred W. Knight
Father's Birthplace: US
Mother's Name: Susan Knight
Mother's Birthplace: US
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 504 p 393
GS Film number: 1843726
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4289811
Image Number: 417
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NW6Q-TLT : accessed 17 Jan 2014), Jeremiah Knight, 1900.

BURIAL: Name: Jeremiah Johnson Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1831
Death Date: 1900
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388363
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJY : accessed 15 May 2015), Jeremiah Johnson Knight, 1900; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388363, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Margaret E. LEWIS-4857 was born on 1 Aug 1836 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died on 24 May 1921 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Margaret married Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT-1118 on 4 Oct 1889 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

CENSUS: Name: Margeret Knight
Residence: Seekonk Town, Bristol, Massachusetts
Birth date: Aug 1836
Birth place: Rhode Island
Relationship to head-of-household: Wife
Spouse name: Jeremiah J Knight
Spouse birth place: Connecticut
Father name:
Father birth place: Rhode Island
Mother name:
Mother birth place: Rhode Island
Race or color (expanded): White
Head-of-household name: Jeremiah J Knight
Gender: Female
Marital status: Married
Years married: 2
Estimated marriage year: 1898
Mother how many children: 2
Number living children: 2
Immigration year:
Enumeration district: 0214
Sheet number and letter: 4A
Household id: 75
Reference number: 36
GSU film number: 1240637
Image number: 00000742
Collection: 1900 United States Census

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Jeremiah Johnson Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1832
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 57
Bride's Name: Margaret Lewis
Bride's Birth Date: 1856
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 33
Marriage Date: 04 Oct 1889
Marriage Place: Providence, Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name: Alfred W. Knight
Groom's Mother's Name: Susan
Bride's Father's Name: Patrick Lewis
Bride's Mother's Name: Mary Sullivan
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: I09439-5
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 1845638
Reference Number: Page 44 1042
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916

DEATH: Name: Margaret Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 24 May 1921
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 84
Birth Date: 1837
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Father's Name: James Lawrence
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Anna Shortredge
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01192-5
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2024155
Reference Number: 24
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

They had the following children.

  F i
Mabel E. KNIGHT-4859 was born on 12 Dec 1895 in Burrellville, Providence, Rhode Island.



CENSUS: Name: Mabel K Hyde
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1910
Event Place: Providence Ward 3, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Event Place (Original): Providence Ward 3, , Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Age: 14
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Birth Year (Estimated): 1896
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Father's Birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relationship to Head of Household: Adopted daughter
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Adopted Daughter
Sheet Letter: A
Sheet Number: 16
Record Number: 42578
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
Albert W Hyde Head M 72 Connecticut
Agnes Hyde Wife F 48 Canada
Mabel K Hyde Adopted daughter F 14 Rhode Island
District: ED 180
Sheet Number and Letter: 16A
Household ID: 341
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T624
Affiliate Film Number: 1442
GS Film Number: 1375455
Digital Folder Number: 004973819
Image Number: 00881
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N03487-7
Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MP6L-4S2 : accessed 10 May 2020), Mabel K Hyde in household of Albert W Hyde, Providence Ward 3, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 180, sheet 16A, family 341, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1442; FHL microfilm 1,375,455.

BIRTH: Name: Mabel Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 12 Dec 1895
Birthplace: Burrellville, Providence, Rhode Island
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Margaret Quinn
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I04917-2
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 1822782
Reference Number:
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

MILITARY: Military Pension Index
Name: Mabel E. Knight
Certificate#: 611.362
Type: Army Minors
Name of Soldier: Jeremiah Johnson Knight
Service: Pri. Battery C. 1st Rhode Island Light Art.
Payable to:  
Class: Orig.
Rate: 8
Date of Commencement: 18 September 1900
Date of Certificate: 22 June 1906
Date Ending: 11 December 1911
Date of Death:
Http://archive.org
  M ii John Albert KNIGHT-4858 was born on 18 Dec 1889. He died in Aug 1967.

Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1118 was born on 31 Mar 1831 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. He died on 7 Jun 1900 in Seekonk, Bristol, Massachusetts from Cancer of liver. He was buried in Jeremiah Knight Lot, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. Jeremiah married Margaret A. LAWRENCE-35922 on 26 Sep 1898 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

Other marriages:
DEWEY, Eunice Amy
LEWIS, Margaret E.

MILITARY: American Civil War Soldiers
August 19, 2004 3:03 PM
Name:    Jeremiah J Knight ,   
Residence:    Coventry, Rhode Island  
Enlistment Date:    14 August 1862  
Distinguished Service:    DISTINGUISHED SERVICE  
Side Served:    Union  
State Served:    Rhode Island  
Unit Numbers:    2762 2762  
Service Record:    Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862
Enlisted in Company Battery C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 14 August 1862.
Absent sick on 27 April 1863 at Hospital (Until discharge)
Received a disability discharge Company Batty C, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Rhode Island on 09 August 1864 in Philadelphia, PA

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Jere J. Knight
Side: Union  
Regiment State/Origin: Rhode Island  
Regiment Name: 1 Rhode Island L. Art'y.  
Regiment Name Expanded: 1st Regiment, Rhode Island Light Artillery  
COMPANY: C  
Rank In: Private  
Rank In Expanded: Private  
Rank Out: Private  
Rank Out Expanded: Private  
Film Number: M555 roll 4  
Source Information:
National Park Service. U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original

U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Residence: Coventry, Rhode Island
Enlistment Date: 14 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Priv  
State Served: Rhode Island  
Survived the War?: Y  
Service Record: Enlisted in Company Batty C, Rhode Island Co C 1st Light Artillery Battery on 14 Aug 1862.
Mustered out on 09 Aug 1864 at Philadelphia, PA.
Sources: 19  
Source Information:
Historical Data Systems, comp.. U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Original data: Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from the following list of works.

Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards
1907-1933 – Army Invalid
Archive.com
Name: Knight, Jeremiah J.
Certificate #: 611,362
Type Acct: Army Minors
Service: Pvt. Battery C. 1st Rhode Island Light Art.
Class: Orig
Rate: 8
Date of Commencement: 18 September 1900
Date of Certificate: 22 June 1906
Died:
Bureau Notified:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K8SS-96D
name: Jeremiah J Knight
widow:
event: Census
event date: 1890
event place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
nara publication title: Schedules Enumerating Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War,1890.
nara publication number: M123
nara roll number: 92
film number: 338251
digital folder number: 004679005
image number: 00376
Collection: "United States, 1890 Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War," Jeremiah J Knight, 1890

CENSUS: 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: J J Knight
Age in 1860: 31  
Birth Year: abt 1829  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Greene
Household Members: Name Age
J J Knight 31  
Eunice A Knight 33  
Alfred A Knight 6  
Willie J Knight 6.12  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M653_1203; Page: 9; Image: 18.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Jeremiah J Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1829
Age in 1870: 41  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1870: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Plainfield  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Sterling, Windham, Connecticut; Roll: M593_117; Page: 604; Image: 184.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Jerimiah J. Knight
Home in 1880: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 49
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Unice A.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Blacksmith
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Jerimiah J. Knight 49  
Unice A. Knight 51  
William G. Knight 20  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T9_1212; Family History Film: 1255212; Page: 50.1000; Enumeration District: 35; .

DEATH: Name: Jeremiah Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Cancer of liver
Event Date: 07 Jun 1900
Event Place: Seekonk, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Seekonk, MA
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 71
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Blacksmith
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Coventry, RI
Birth Year (Estimated): 1829
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Summit, RI
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Alfred W. Knight
Father's Birthplace: US
Mother's Name: Susan Knight
Mother's Birthplace: US
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 504 p 393
GS Film number: 1843726
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4289811
Image Number: 417
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NW6Q-TLT : accessed 17 Jan 2014), Jeremiah Knight, 1900.

BURIAL: Name: Jeremiah Johnson Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 31 Mar 1831
Death Date: 1900
Affiliate Record Identifier: 17388363
Cemetery: Jeremiah Knight Lot
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVVG-FSJY : accessed 15 May 2015), Jeremiah Johnson Knight, 1900; Burial, Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, United States of America, Jeremiah Knight Lot; citing record ID 17388363, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Margaret A. LAWRENCE-35922 was born in Aug 1836 in Rhode Island. She died on 24 May 1921 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Margaret married Jeremiah Johnson KNIGHT-1118 on 26 Sep 1898 in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island.

DEATH: Name: Margaret Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 24 May 1921
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 84
Birth Date: 1837
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Jeremiah Knight
Father's Name: James Lawrence
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Anna Shortredge
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01192-5
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
GS Film number: 2024155
Reference ID: 24
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F88F-GSM : 6 December 2014), Margaret Knight, 24 May 1921; citing Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, reference 24; FHL microfilm 2,024,155.


Alfred Pearce SISSON [scrapbook]-8365 was born on 21 Sep 1830 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He died on 11 Jul 1918 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Alfred married Cynthia Matteson KNIGHT-1121 on 8 Jul 1858 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.

BIOGRAPHY: History of the state of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Biographical
NY: The American Historical Society, Inc.
1920 - Page 102:
John Sisson, son of Nathan and Lydia Sisson, was a farmer most of his life, living for a time in Potowanet [sic]. Later he lived in Cranston, Knightsville, Quidnick, Dodgeville, Central Falls, West Greenwich, working small farms in these milling districts of Rhode Island. He married, October 11, 1829, Amy Allen, daughter of Benjamin and Susannah Allen, of Middletown, R. I. John and Amy Sisson were the parents of the following children: 1. Alfred P., died July, 1918, was an overseer of the carding room of a Bissell Cotton Mill, overseer of the Sepachet Mills and of the Harris Mills, superintendent of the Dodgeville Mills of B. B. & R. Knight, and held positions in Webster, Holyoke and Fall River, Mass., and Phenix, R. I.; he aided in the upbuilding of several cotton mills which had been badly managed, and was one of the most capable of mill men; he married Cynthia Knight, of Coventry, daughter of Alfred Knight, and they were the parents of two daughters, Nellie, married C. H. Hoar, of Barrington, R. I., and Annie, married ---- Ladd, of Holyoke, Mass. 2. Peter K., was a mill man.

BURIAL: Name: Alfred Pearce Sisson
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1918
Event Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Photograph Included: Yes
Birth Date: 21 Sep 1830
Death Date: 09 Jul 1918
Affiliate Record Identifier: 62012995
Cemetery: Swan Point Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/QV2C-5XBL : accessed 27 January 2015), Alfred Pearce Sisson, 1918; Burial, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Swan Point Cemetery; citing record ID 62012995, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Cynthia Matteson KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1121 was born on 19 Dec 1833 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 29 Aug 1887 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Cynthia married Alfred Pearce SISSON-8365 on 8 Jul 1858 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island.

CENSUS: Name: Cyntha M Knight
Residence: Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 16 years
Estimated birth year: 1834
Birth place: Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 22264
Image number: 00544
Reference number: 36
Dwelling: 415
Household id: 452
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Alfred P. Sisson
Groom's Birth Date: 1831
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 27
Bride's Name: Cynthia M. Knight
Bride's Birth Date: 1834
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 24
Marriage Date: 08 Jul 1858
Marriage Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name: John Sisson
Groom's Mother's Name: Mary Sisson
Bride's Father's Name: Alfred M. Knight
Bride's Mother's Name: Susan Knight
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: I09413-0
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 925616
Reference Number: page 13
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916


Silas STEERE [Parents] [scrapbook]-8366 was born on 18 Nov 1829 in Johnston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 6 Sep 1898 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Silas married Phebe Ann KNIGHT-1122 on 27 Aug 1855 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island.

DEATH: Name: Silas Steere
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 06 Sep 1898
Death Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 68
Birth Date: 1830
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Harding Steere
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Mercy Steere
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01181-0
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2023269
Reference Number:
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

Phebe Ann KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1122 was born on 23 Feb 1836 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She died on 15 Jul 1915 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island. Phebe married Silas STEERE-8366 on 27 Aug 1855 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island.

CENSUS: Name: Phebe A Knight
Residence: Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 14 years
Estimated birth year: 1836
Birth place: Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 22264
Image number: 00544
Reference number: 37
Dwelling: 415
Household id: 452
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Silas Steere
Groom's Birth Date: 1830
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 25
Bride's Name: Phebe Knight
Bride's Birth Date: 1836
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 19
Marriage Date: 27 Aug 1855
Marriage Place: Scituate Twp,Providence,Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name:
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name:
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: M50197-2
System Origin: Rhode_Island-ODM
Source Film Number: 22256
Reference Number:
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916

DEATH: Name: Phebe Ann Steere
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 15 Jul 1915
Death Place: Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 79
Birth Date: 1836
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Alfred W. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Susan C. Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09619-8
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 2384563
Reference Number: p 28
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950


Albert Devereaux REMINGTON [scrapbook]-4003 was born on 7 May 1840 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 17 Nov 1895 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island. Albert married Caroline M. KNIGHT-1123 in 1861.

Caroline M. KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1123 was born on 14 Aug 1838 in Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island. She died on 29 Jan 1917 in Central Falls, Providence, Rhode Island. She was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Pawtucket, Providence, Rhode Island. Caroline married Albert Devereaux REMINGTON-4003 in 1861.

CENSUS: Name: Caroline A Knight
Residence: Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 11 years
Estimated birth year: 1839
Birth place: Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 22264
Image number: 00544
Reference number: 38
Dwelling: 415
Household id: 452
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census


Charles Jones BORDEN [Parents] [scrapbook]-14816 was born on 20 Feb 1839 in Rhode Island. He died on 23 Oct 1925 in Buchanan County, Missouri from Myocarditis with arterio sclerosis chronic. He was buried in Mount Mora Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri. Charles married Jennie Mary KNIGHT-1125 on 8 Nov 1866 in Willimantic, Windham, Connecticut.

DEATH: Name: Charles Jones Borden
Death date: 23 October 1925
Death place: St. Joseph, Buchanan,Missouri
Official Cause of Death: Myocarditis with arterio sclerosis chronic
Gender: Male
Race or color (on document): White
Race or color (expanded): White
Age at death: 86y - 8m - 3d
Estimated birth year: 1839
Birthdate: 20 February 1839
Birthplace: Uitica, New York
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Jennie (Knight) Borden
Father's name: Amasa Borden  
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's name: Mary Simmons
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: President - Missouri Cemetery Improvement Co.
Street address: 1807 Borden Ave.
Residence: St. Joseph
Cemetery name: Mount Mora Cemetery
Burial place: St. Joseph
Burial date: 26 October 1925
Funeral home: Heaton-Begole
Informant's name: Mrs. J. C. Borden
Additional relatives:
Film number: 29387-1140
Digital GS number:
Image number:
Reference number:
Collection:  Missouri Death Certificates 1910 - 1958
Certificate on file

Jennie Mary KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-1125 was born on 4 Dec 1843 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died on 28 Oct 1930 in Buchanan County, Missouri from Chronic Myocarditis - Bronchial pneumonia. She was buried in Mount Mora Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri. Jennie married Charles Jones BORDEN-14816 on 8 Nov 1866 in Willimantic, Windham, Connecticut.

CENSUS: Name: Mary J Knight
Residence: Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 6 years
Estimated birth year: 1844
Birth place: Rhode Island
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 22264
Image number: 00544
Reference number: 39
Dwelling: 415
Household id: 452
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census

DEATH: Name: Jennie M. Borden
Death date: 28 October 1930
Death place: Saint Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri
Official Cause of Death: Chronic Myocarditis - Bronchial pneumonia
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document): White
Race or color (expanded): White
Age at death: 86y - 10m - 24d
Estimated birth year: 1843
Birthdate: 4 December 1843
Birthplace: Summit, Rhode Island
Marital status: Married
Spouse's name: Charles J. Borden
Father's name: Alfred Knight
Father's birthplace: Situate, Rhode Island
Mother's name: Susan Johnson
Mother's birthplace: Situate, Rhode Island
Occupation: At Home
Street address: 1807 Borden Avenue
Residence: St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri
Cemetery name: Mount Mora Cemetery
Burial place: St. Joseph, Missouri
Burial date:
Funeral home:
Informant's name: Miss Susan Knight
Additional relatives:
Film number:
Digital GS number:
Image number:
Reference number: 32188-1171
Collection:  Missouri Death Certificates 1910 - 1958

BIOGRAPHY: A History of Northwest Missouir
Edited by Walter Williams
The Lewis Publishing Company
Chicago – New York
1915 – Page 740
Bio. of her husband Charles Jones Borden

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Charles J. Borden
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Jennie M. Knight
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 08 Nov 1866
Marriage Place: Willimantic, Connecticut
Groom's Father's Name:
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name:
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: M01539-4
System Origin: Connecticut-EASy
Source Film Number: 3270
Reference Number:
Collection: Connecticut Marriages, 1729-1867


Daniel Francis KNIGHT [Parents]-1126 was born on 24 Jan 1846 in Cranston, Providence, Rhode Island. Daniel married Jennie A. WATROUS-3183.

MILITARY: American Civil War Soldiers
October 19, 2005 11:40 AM
Name: Daniel F Knight ,   
Residence: Coventry, Connecticut  
Enlistment Date: 17 August 1863  
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE  
Side Served: Union  
State Served: Connecticut  
Unit Numbers: 78 78  
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 17 August 1863
Enlisted in Company A, 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment Connecticut on 17 August 1863.
Mustered out Company A, 1st Heavy Artillery Regiment Connecticut on 25 September 1865 in Washington, DC
Source Information:
Historical Data Systems, comp. Military Records of Individual Civil War Soldiers. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 1999-. Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA from the following list of works.
Copyright 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 - Historical Data Systems Inc.P.O. Box 196 Kingston, MA 02364

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Daniel Knight
Age: 5
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1845
Birth Place: Rhode Island
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred W Knight 42  
Susan C Knight 41  
Amy W Knight 18  
Cyntha M Knight 16  
Phebe A Knight 14  
Caroline A Knight 11  
Mary J Knight 6  
Daniel Knight 5  
George Knight 1  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island; Roll: M432_841; Page: 271; Image: 540.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: David F Knight
Age in 1860: 14  
Birth Year: abt 1846  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1860: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Ellington
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred W Knight 53  
Susan C Knight 52  
Caroline M Knight 21  
David F Knight 14  
George H Knight 12  
Susan E Knight 9  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: M653_80; Page: 612; Image: 352.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Daniel Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1846
Age in 1870: 24  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1870: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Mansfield Center  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: M593_115; Page: 272; Image: 546.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Daniel F. Knight
Home in 1880: Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut
Age: 32
Estimated birth year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Jennie A.
Father's birthplace: Rhode Island
Mother's birthplace: Rhode Island
Occupation: Black Smith
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Daniel F. Knight 32  
Jennie A. Knight 25  
Ernest D. Knight 7  
Myrtle A. Knight 4  
L. Grace Knight 1  
Alice Farnham 28  
Abbey J. Watrous 51  
Dwight E. Watrous 14  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: T9_109; Family History Film: 1254109; Page: 162.2000; Enumeration District: 158; Image: 0577.

Jennie A. WATROUS-3183 was born in 1855 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut. She died on 10 Apr 1907 in Providence County, Rhode Island. Jennie married Daniel Francis KNIGHT-1126.

DEATH: Alphabetical Index of the Birth, Marriages and Deaths
Recorded in Providence
Vol. XV – Part I - Deaths
From 1901 – 1910 inclusive
Knight, Albert F. of Albert and Harriet W. 53yrs Feb. 4, 1908  21: 362
Knight, Carrie M. of George H. and Delotia 22yrs Jan. 25, 1902  21: 203
Knight, Edwin of Thomas and Betsey 89yrs Dec. 13, 1908  23: 104
Knight, Eleanor S. wd of Arnold 95yrs July 5, 1903  21: 366
Knight, Eliza A. wd of Jeremiah 78yrs  Oct. 17, 1907  22: 429
Knight, George H. of Alfred and Susan J. 58yrs Nov. 16, 1906  22: 321
Knight, Georgie E. wf of Eugene W.  27yrs Nov. 16, 1903  21: 406
Knight, Hannah R. wd of Randall R. 81yrs Sept. 26, 1910  23: 311
Knight, Henry S. of Samuel and Amanda 79yrs Jan. 17, 1908 23: 2
Knight, James W. of Charles and Christiana 81yrs June 14, 1909  23: 161
Knight, Jennie A. wd of Daniel F. 52yrs  April 10, 1907  22: 370

Name: Jennie Abby Knight
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 10 Apr 1907
Death Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Age: 52
Birth Date: 1855
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Daniel F
Father's Name: William H Watrous
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Abby J Watrous
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09336-9
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 1906751
Reference Number: p 173
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

They had the following children.

  M i
Clarence KNIGHT-3187 was born in 1868 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut.



CENSUS: 1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Clarence Knight
Estimated Birth Year: 1868
Age in 1870: 2  
Birthplace: Connecticut  
Home in 1870: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Mansfield Center  
Household Members: Name Age
Daniel Knight 24  
Maria Knight 25  
Clarence Knight 2  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Willington, Tolland, Connecticut; Roll: M593_115; Page: 272; Image: 546.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Clarence E. Knight
Home in 1880: Lebanon, New London, Connecticut
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1868
Birthplace: Connecticut
Relation to Head of Household: Something other than a direct relationship (Other)
Father's birthplace: Connecticut
Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
Occupation: Farm Laborer
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Edwin H. Loomis 65  
Eunice C. Loomis 54  
Lizzie Loomis 13  
Clarence E. Knight 12  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Lebanon, New London, Connecticut; Roll: T9_108; Family History Film: 1254108; Page: 626.1000; Enumeration District: 114; Image: 0733.
  M ii
Ernest D. KNIGHT-3184 was born in 1873 in Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut.



CENSUS: Name: Ernest D. Knight
Residence: Coventry, Tolland, Connecticut
Birth date: 1873
Birth place: Connecticut, United States
Relationship to head-of-household: Son
Spouse name:
Spouse birth place:
Father name: Daniel F. Knight
Father birth place: Rhode Island, United States
Mother name: Jennie A. Knight
Mother birth place: Rhode Island, United States
Race or color (expanded): White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Marital status: Single
Age: 7 years
Occupation:
NARA film number: T9-0109
Page: 162
Page letter: B
Entry number: 1982
Film number: 1254109
Collection: 1880 United States Census
  F iii Annie Myrtle KNIGHT-3185 was born in 1876. She died on 15 Jul 1934.
  F iv Grace J. KNIGHT-3186 was born in 1881.

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