Knight Family Tree - aqwg1470

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Burley Monroe BELL-34640 was born on 7 Sep 1894 in Macon County, Tennessee. He died on 1 Nov 1970 in Red Boiling Springs, Macon, Tennessee. Burley married Anna Leoda KNIGHT-34639 on 20 Jun 1915 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Anna Leoda KNIGHT [Parents]-34639 was born on 6 Mar 1895 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 1 Feb 1981 in Red Boiling Springs, Macon, Tennessee. Anna married Burley Monroe BELL-34640 on 20 Jun 1915 in Macon County, Tennessee.


David Hooker KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-37092 was born on 30 May 1882 in Macon County, Tennessee. He died in Dec 1972 in Westmoreland, Sumner, Tennessee. He was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. David married Pearlie May FREEMAN-34641 on 26 Apr 1907 in Macon County, Tennessee.

BURIAL: Name: David Hooker Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1974
Event Place: Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee, United States of America
Photograph Included: N
Birth Date: 31 Jul 1904
Death Date: 25 Jun 1974
Affiliate Record Identifier: 141062968
Cemetery: Driver Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK1N-NWFD : 15 December 2015), David Hooker Knight, 1974; Burial, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee, United States of America, Driver Cemetery; citing record ID 141062968, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

DRAFT: Name: David Hooker Knight
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Macon County, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Male
Nationality: United States
Birth Date: 30 May 1882
Birthplace: , , United States
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
GS Film Number: 1877380
Digital Folder Number: 005152435
Image Number: 01345
Citing this Record:
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ6J-5RY : 12 December 2014), David Hooker Knight, 1917-1918; citing Macon County, Tennessee, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,877,380.

BIRTH: Also shown as Born 30 May 1883

Pearlie May FREEMAN [scrapbook]-34641 was born on 18 Mar 1894 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 1 May 1976 in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee. She was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Pearlie married David Hooker KNIGHT-37092 on 26 Apr 1907 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Pearlie was born on 1 Apr 1893 in Macon County, Tennessee. She died in 1970 in Macon County, Tennessee.

MEDIA: MK4495 - Pearlie May Freeman Knight w/o David Hooker Knight - Free Pages Ancestry

They had the following children.

  M i
David Hooker KNIGHT [scrapbook]-37107 was born on 31 Jul 1904 in Macon County, Tennessee. He died on 25 Jun 1974 in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois. He was buried in Driver Cemetery, Layfayette, Macon, Tennessee.
  M ii Donald Franklin KNIGHT-37111 was born on 7 Sep 1908. He died on 1 Apr 1992.
  F iii Georgia Lue KNIGHT-34643 was born on 22 Feb 1910. She died on 27 Oct 2000.
  M iv Earnest R. KNIGHT-34645 was born on 30 May 1913. He died on 1 Apr 1983.
  F v
Dortch L. KNIGHT [scrapbook]-37103 was born on 12 Jul 1914 in Macon County, Tennessee. She died on 1 Nov 1978 in Red Boiling Springs, Macon, Tennessee.



MEDIA: MK4500 - Dorchie Knight McDole d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
MK5555 - Olean Knight - Georgia L. Knight - Dorch L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Mary Jane Cook Knight - Public Member Photos
  F vi
Lois M. KNIGHT [scrapbook]-34648 was born on 16 Apr 1917 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 26 Aug 2012 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.



MEDIA: MK4501 - Lois M. Knight McGee d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
  M vii Leon Vondell KNIGHT-34649 was born on 22 Feb 1919. He died on 14 Nov 2007.
  F viii Olean KNIGHT-34653 was born on 3 Mar 1921. She died on 7 Oct 2007.
  M ix Jerry D. KNIGHT-34655 was born on 15 Jan 1923. He died on 23 Sep 1997.
  M x
David Hooker KNIGHT [scrapbook]-34657 was born on 15 Apr 1924 in Macon County, Tennessee. He died on 29 Nov 2002 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana. He was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.



MEDIA: MK4505 - David Hooker Knight s/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight -  Free Pages Ancestry
  F xi
Edna Leota KNIGHT [scrapbook]-34658 was born on 10 Jul 1925 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.



MEDIA: MK4506 - Edna Leota Knight d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
  M xii John Bond KNIGHT-34659 was born on 26 May 1929.

William Leonard OUTEN-37093 was born on 15 May 1885 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. He died on 6 Jun 1926 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. He was buried in Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery, Mount Pisgah, Kershaw, South Carolina. William married Mary Victoria KNIGHT-34642.

CENSUS: Name: William L Outen
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1920
Event Place: Flat Creek, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
District: ED 88
Gender: Male
Age: 33
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:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1887
Birthplace: South Carolina
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
Sheet Letter: B
Sheet Number: 24
Sheet Number and Letter: 24B
Household ID: 75
Line Number: 71
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T625
Affiliate Film Number: 1701
GS Film Number: 1821701
Digital Folder Number: 004968748
Image Number: 00261
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
William L Outen Head M 33 South Carolina
Mary Outen Wife F 28 South Carolina
Martha Outen Mother F 61 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6ZR-1GX : accessed 25 February 2017), William L Outen, Flat Creek, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States; citing  ED 88, sheet 24B, line 71, family 75, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1701; FHL microfilm 1,821,701.

BURIAL: William Leonard Outen in the U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: William Leonard Outen
Gender: M (Male)
Birth Date: 15 May 1885
Birth Place: Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States of America
Death Date: 6 Jun 1926
Death Place: Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States of America
Cemetery: Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Mount Pisgah, Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Mary V Outen
URL: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/195494135/william-leonard-outen
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.

Mary Victoria KNIGHT [Parents]-34642 was born on 24 Dec 1891 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. She died on 2 Feb 1922 in York County, South Carolina. She was buried in Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery, Mount Pisgah, Kershaw, South Carolina. Mary married William Leonard OUTEN-37093.

BURIAL: Name: Mary V Knight Outen
Maiden Name: Knight
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1922
Event Place: Mount Pisgah, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: N
Birth Date: 24 Dec 1891
Death Date: 02 Feb 1922
Affiliate Record Identifier: 157541521
Cemetery: Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2S3-CK38 : 11 July 2016), Mary V Knight Outen, 1922; Burial, Mount Pisgah, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States of America, Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery; citing record ID 157541521, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

DEATH: Mary Outen in the South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1969
Name: Mary Outen
[Mary Knight]
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 30
Birth Date: 1892
Death Date: 2 Feb 1922
Death Place: Rock Hill, York, South Carolina, USA
Death Registration Place : South Carolina, USA
Father: Wm Knight
Mother: Louise Knight
Certificate Number: 003143
Volume Number: 4
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1900-1924; Death County or Certificate Range: York
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1969 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: South Carolina Department of Archives and History. South Carolina Death Records, South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina, USA.


Arthur Clay "Ott" HOPKINS [scrapbook]-34644 was born on 31 Dec 1920 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. He died on 4 Jun 1980 in Indianapolis, Marion, Tennessee. He was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Ott married Georgia Lue KNIGHT-34643.

MEDIA: MK4498 - Arthur Clay Hopkins h/o Georgia L. Knight - Free Pages Ancestry

BIRTH: Also shown as Born Macon County, Tennessee.

DEATH: Also shown as Died Marion County, Indiana.

Georgia Lue KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-34643 was born on 22 Feb 1910 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 27 Oct 2000 in Indianapolis, Marion, Tennessee. She was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Georgia married Arthur Clay HOPKINS "Ott"-34644.

Georgia was born on 16 Mar 1910 in Macon County, Tennessee. She died on 17 Oct 2000 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Other marriages:
TUCK, Prentice

MEDIA: MK4497 - Georgia L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
MK5555 - Olean Knight - Georgia L. Knight - Dorch L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Mary Jane Cook Knight - Public Member Photos

BIRTH: Name: Georgia L Knight
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 16 Mar 1910
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Event Place (Original): , Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Father's Name: David Knight
Mother's Name: Pearl Knight
Page: 121542
Reference ID: 121542
GS Film Number: 001308056
Digital Folder Number: 007794341
Image Number: 01359
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee, Birth Records (ER Series), 1908-1912", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2H5-772W : 4 November 2016), Georgia L Knight, 1910.

Name: Georgie Knight
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 22 Feb 1910
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Event Place (Original): , Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Father's Name: Dave Knight
Mother's Name: Pearlie Knight
Page: 122140
Reference ID: 122140
GS Film Number: 001308056
Digital Folder Number: 007794341
Image Number: 01959
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee, Birth Records (ER Series), 1908-1912", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2H5-7838 : 4 November 2016), Georgie Knight, 1910.

MARRIAGE: Name: Georgie Knight
Also Known As Name:
Name Suffix:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 27 Jun 1942
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Prentice Tuck
Spouse's Also Known As Name:
Spouse's Name Prefix:
Spouse's Name Suffix:
Page: 314
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNCN-KN9 : 4 December 2014), Prentice Tuck and Georgie Knight, 27 Jun 1942; from "Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2008); citing p. 314, Macon, Tennessee, United States, Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee.

GIVEN NAMES: Also shown as Georgie L.


Prentice TUCK-37110 was born in 1923 in Macon County, Tennessee. Prentice married Georgia Lue KNIGHT-34643 on 27 Jun 1942 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Georgia Lue KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-34643 was born on 22 Feb 1910 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 27 Oct 2000 in Indianapolis, Marion, Tennessee. She was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Georgia married Prentice TUCK-37110 on 27 Jun 1942 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Georgia was born on 16 Mar 1910 in Macon County, Tennessee. She died on 17 Oct 2000 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Other marriages:
HOPKINS, Arthur Clay

MEDIA: MK4497 - Georgia L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
MK5555 - Olean Knight - Georgia L. Knight - Dorch L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Mary Jane Cook Knight - Public Member Photos

BIRTH: Name: Georgia L Knight
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 16 Mar 1910
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Event Place (Original): , Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Father's Name: David Knight
Mother's Name: Pearl Knight
Page: 121542
Reference ID: 121542
GS Film Number: 001308056
Digital Folder Number: 007794341
Image Number: 01359
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee, Birth Records (ER Series), 1908-1912", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2H5-772W : 4 November 2016), Georgia L Knight, 1910.

Name: Georgie Knight
Event Type: Birth
Event Date: 22 Feb 1910
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Event Place (Original): , Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Father's Name: Dave Knight
Mother's Name: Pearlie Knight
Page: 122140
Reference ID: 122140
GS Film Number: 001308056
Digital Folder Number: 007794341
Image Number: 01959
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee, Birth Records (ER Series), 1908-1912", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2H5-7838 : 4 November 2016), Georgie Knight, 1910.

MARRIAGE: Name: Georgie Knight
Also Known As Name:
Name Suffix:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 27 Jun 1942
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Prentice Tuck
Spouse's Also Known As Name:
Spouse's Name Prefix:
Spouse's Name Suffix:
Page: 314
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNCN-KN9 : 4 December 2014), Prentice Tuck and Georgie Knight, 27 Jun 1942; from "Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2008); citing p. 314, Macon, Tennessee, United States, Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee.

GIVEN NAMES: Also shown as Georgie L.


Earnest R. KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-34645 was born on 30 May 1913 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. He died on 1 Apr 1983 in Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky. He was buried in Macon County Memorial Gardens, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. Earnest married Eva E. MCCAWLEY-34646 on 8 Feb 1930 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.

MEDIA: MK4499 - Earnest R. Knight s/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
MK6338 - Jerry D., Donald Franklin, Ernest R., John Bond Knight s/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight – Ancestry.com

BURIAL: Name: Earnest R. Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date:
Event Place: Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Affiliate Record Identifier: 102525364
Cemetery: Macon County Memorial Gardens
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL1-H865 : 13 December 2015), Earnest R. Knight, ; Burial, Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee, United States of America, Macon County Memorial Gardens; citing record ID 102525364, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Eva E. MCCAWLEY-34646 was born on 6 May 1913 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 1 Apr 1985 in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana. Eva married Earnest R. KNIGHT-34645 on 8 Feb 1930 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.


John Earle KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-37045 was born on 3 May 1932 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 20 Apr 1983 in Greenville County, South Carolina. He was buried in Greenville Memorial Gardens, Piedmont, Greenville, South Carolina. John married Violet E. KNIGHT-34647.

Other marriages:
WHITT, Dorsleen Anna

CENSUS: Name: Earle Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Fountain Inn, Fairview Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 8
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Birthplace: South Carolina
Birth Year (Estimated): 1932
Last Place of Residence: Same House
District: 23-24
Family Number: 169
Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
Line Number: 73
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 3811
Digital Folder Number: 005461902
Image Number: 00854
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
J L Knight Head M 51 South Carolina
Alline Knight Wife F 47 South Carolina
Wilma Knight Daughter F 24 South Carolina
Ruby Knight Daughter F 22 South Carolina
George Knight Daughter F 21 South Carolina
Ethel Knight Daughter F 20 South Carolina
Carolyn Knight Daughter F 19 South Carolina
Myrtle Knight Daughter F 17 South Carolina
David Knight Son M 15 South Carolina
Lois Knight Daughter F 12 South Carolina
Marjorie Knight Daughter F 10 South Carolina
Earle Knight Son M 8 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4DH-YCY : accessed 23 February 2017), Earle Knight in household of J L Knight, Fountain Inn, Fairview Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 23-24, sheet 7B, line 73, family 169, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627.  Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3811.

BURIAL: Name: John E Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date:
Event Place: Piedmont, Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Affiliate Record Identifier: 40572638
Cemetery: Greenville Memorial Gardens
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVKF-TDP2 : 13 December 2015), John E Knight, ; Burial, Piedmont, Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America, Greenville Memorial Gardens; citing record ID 40572638, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

MEDIA: MK5561 - John Earle Knight s/o Joseph Lawrence & Mary Alliene Bramlett Knight - Public Member Trees
MK5636 - John Earle Knight s/o Joseph Lawrence & Mary Alliene Bramlett Knight - U.S. Army Air Force - Public Member Trees

Violet E. KNIGHT-34647 was born in 1929. Violet married John Earle KNIGHT-37045.


Leon Vondell KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-34649 was born on 22 Feb 1919 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. He died on 14 Nov 2007 in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky. He was buried in Greenlawn and Shady Rest Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky. Leon married Delcie Rulene KING-37095 on 29 Oct 1939 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.

MEDIA: MK4502 - Leon Vondell Knight s/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry

DEATH: Name: Vondell Leon Knight
Birth Date: 1943
Death Date: 30 Apr 1962
Death Place: Simpson County, Kentucky, USA
Cemetery: Greenlawn Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Franklin, Simpson County, Kentucky, USA
Has Bio?: Y
Father:  Leon Vondell Knight   
Mother:  Delcie Rulene Knight   
URL: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-...  
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.

OBITUARY: Mr. Leon Vondell Knight, age 88, of Franklin, died November 14, 2007 at the Medical Center. A native of Macon County, TN., he was the son of the late David Hooker Knight, Jr. and the late Pearlie May Freeman Knight. He was preceded in death by a son, Vondell Leon Knight and 8 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his wife, Delcie King Knight; daughters, Regina Coker and Cheryl Newton; sons, Jim, Ray, and John Knight, all of Franklin; a sister, Lois Knight McGree of Lafayette, TN; a brother, J.B. Knight of Indianapolis, IN; and 7 grandchildren, Jeremy Knight, Tanner Pinson, Eric Pinson, Jacob Knight, Adrianna Knight, Adam Groves, and Nathan Knight and 4 great-grandchildren. Mr. Knight was a former owner of I 65 Gulf Station. - Find A Grave Memorial# 23121739

CENSUS: Name: Leon V Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: District 02, Macon, Tennessee, United States
District: ED 3
Gender: Male
Age: 12
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1918
Birthplace: Tennessee
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Sheet Letter: B
Sheet Number: 2
Sheet Number and Letter: 2B
Household ID: 45
Line Number: 64
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626
Affiliate Film Number: 2263
GS Film Number: 2341997
Digital Folder Number: 004953913
Image Number: 00637
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
D H Knight Jr. Head M 46 Tennessee
Pearlie M Knight Wife F 36 Tennessee
Georgie L Knight Daughter F 20 Tennessee
Earnest R Knight Son M 17 Tennessee
Dortch L Knight Daughter F 15 Tennessee
Lois M Knight Daughter F 13 Tennessee
Leon V Knight Son M 12 Tennessee
Olene Knight Daughter F 9 Tennessee
J D Knight Son M 7 Tennessee
D H Knight Son M 5 Tennessee
Edna L Knight Daughter F 3 Tennessee
J B Knight Son M 1 Tennessee
Eva E Knight Daughter-in-law F 16 Tennessee
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SPH9-21R : accessed 20 February 2017), Leon V Knight in household of D H Knight Jr., District 02, Macon, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 3, sheet 2B, line 64, family 45, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2263; FHL microfilm 2,341,997.

Delcie Rulene KING [scrapbook]-37095 was born in 1924 in Macon County, Tennessee. She died on 11 Feb 2010 in Franklin, Simpson, Tennessee. She was buried in Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson, Tennessee. Delcie married Leon Vondell KNIGHT-34649 on 29 Oct 1939 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee.

MARRIAGE: Name: Rubin King
Also Known As Name:
Name Suffix:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 29 Oct 1939
Event Place: Macon, Tennessee, United States
Gender: Female
Spouse's Name: Leon Knight
Spouse's Also Known As Name:
Spouse's Name Prefix:
Spouse's Name Suffix:
Page: 352
Citing this Record:
"Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNCN-29D : 4 December 2014), Leon Knight and Rubin King, 29 Oct 1939; from "Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002," database and images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : 2008); citing p. 352, Macon, Tennessee, United States, Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville, Tennessee.

OBITUARY: Name: Mrs Delcie Rulene Knight
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 19 Feb 2010
Event Place: Russellville, Kentucky, United States
Residence Place: Logan County
Gender: Female
Age: 86
Birth Year (Estimated): 1924
Birthplace: Macon County, Tennessee
Death Date: 11 Feb 2010
Newspaper: News-Democrat & Leader
Parents and Siblings
Regina Sue Knight Sister Female
Cheryl Knight Newton Sister Female
Jimmy Leon Or Jym Knight Brother Male
Murrell Ray Knight Brother Male
Leon Vondell Knight Father Male
John David Knight Brother Male
Others on Record
Jeremy Knight Unknown Male
Tanner Pinson Unknown Male
Eric Pinson Unknown Male
Adam Groves Unknown Male
Nathan Knight Unknown Male
Jacob Knight Unknown Male
Adrianna Knight Unknown Female
J D Shanklin Unknown Male
Laura White Unknown Female
Emily Pinson Unknown Female
Matthew Pinson Unknown Male
Rilee Pinson Unknown Female
Logan Knight Unknown Male
Johnothan White Unknown Male
Isabella Pritchard Unknown Female
January West Unknown Unknown
Lexie West Unknown Unknown
Grayson Pritchard Unknown Male
John Monroe King Unknown Male
Vondell Junior Knight Unknown Male
Amanda White Unknown Female
Sarah Louetta Howser King Unknown Female
Citing this Record:
"United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKRK-ZJ54 : 25 October 2016), Vondell Junior Knight in entry for Mrs Delcie Rulene Knight, Russellville, Kentucky, United States, 19 Feb 2010; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing News-Democrat & Leader, born-digital text.

OBITUARY: Delcie Rulene Knight, 86, of Franklin, formerly of Logan County, died Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010. Mrs. Knight was a native of Macon County, Tenn., and a longtime resident of Adairville/Schochoh before moving to Franklin when she retired. She was the daughter of the late John Monroe King and the late Sarah Louetta Howser King. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leon Vondell Knight, and a son, Vondell Junior Knight. Mrs. Knight attended Rocky Mound Baptist Church and was a homemaker and member of the A.A.R.P. Funeral services were Saturday, Feb. 13 at Booker-Gilbert Funeral Home with burial following in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin. Mrs. Knight is survived by her daughters, Regina Sue Knight and Cheryl Knight Newton, both of Franklin; her sons, Jimmy "Jym" Leon Knight, Murrell Ray Knight and John David Knight, all of Franklin; her grandchildren, Jeremy Knight, Tanner Pinson, Eric Pinson, Adam Groves, Nathan and Jacob Knight and Adrianna Knight; her step-grandchildren, J.D. Shanklin and Amanda and Laura White; her great-grandchildren, Emily, Matthew and Rilee Pinson and Logan Knight; and her step-great-grandchidren, Johnothan White, Isabella Pritchard, January and Lexie West, and Grayson Pritchard. Obit courtesy of Booker-Gilbert Funeral Home. - Find A Grave Memorial# 48374622

They had the following children.

  M i
Vondell Leon KNIGHT-34651 was born in 1942 in Simpson County, Kentucky. He died on 30 Apr 1962 in Simpson County, Kentucky. He was buried in Green Lawn Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky.



OBITUARY: Vondell Leon Knight, 19, of Franklin died April 30, 1962 when his car left the road a mile and a half south of Franklin. Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Knight; two sisters, Regina and Sharon Knight; two brothers, Jimmy and Ray Knight; grandparents, Mrs. Etta King and Mr. and Mrs. Dave Knight all of Westmoreland, Tenn. - Find A Grave Memorial# 137162767
  F ii
Cheryl Gay KNIGHT-34652 was born on 2 Apr 1961 in Simpson County, Kentucky.
  F iii
Regina KNIGHT-37096.
  M iv
James KNIGHT-37098.
  M v
Raymond KNIGHT-37099.
  M vi
John KNIGHT-37100.

William Lawson KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-37097 was born on 10 Oct 1917 in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina. He died on 9 Nov 1980 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. He was buried in Lancaster Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina. William married Mary Jane ADAMS-34650.

BURIAL: Name: William L. Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date:
Event Place: Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Affiliate Record Identifier: 48980696
Cemetery: Lancaster Memorial Park
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK1Z-L7V6 : 15 December 2015), William L. Knight, ; Burial, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America, Lancaster Memorial Park; citing record ID 48980696, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

DEATH: Age: 63
Given Name: William
Middle Name:
Surname: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 10 Oct 1917
State: South Carolina
Last Place of Residence: Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina
Previous Residence Postal Code: 29720
Event Date: Nov 1980
Citing this Record:
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JPNL-9MR : 19 May 2014), William  Knight, Nov 1980; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

OBITUARY: William L. Knight
Lancaster – William Lawson Knight, 63, died Sunday in Lancaster Hospital. Born in Lancaster County, he was a son of the late James Robert and Lilly Jane Wright Knight. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Mary Adams Knight; two sons, Kenneth Knight of Gretna, La., and Jerry Knight of Lancaster; five daughters, Mrs. Vickie Schoen of Cheraw and Mrs. John R. (Nancy) Scott, Mrs. Joe (Cecelia) Cauthen, Mrs. Randolph (Ann) Kirkley and Mrs. Jeff (Beckie) Evans of Lancaster; and 14 grandchildren. Services will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday in Cauthen Funeral Home, with burial in Lancaster Memorial Park.

Mary Jane ADAMS [scrapbook]-34650 was born on 15 Oct 1919 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. She died on 1 Oct 2013 in Heath Springs, Lancaster, South Carolina. She was buried in Lancaster Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina. Mary married William Lawson KNIGHT-37097.

OBITUARY: Name: Mrs Mary Jane Adams Knight
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 01 Oct 2013
Event Place: South Carolina, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 93
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1919
Birthplace: Heath Springs
Death Date: About 01 Oct 2013
Newspaper: Lancaster News, The
Spouse and Children
Jerry Knight Son Male
Nancy Scott Daughter Female
Cecelia Cauthen Daughter Female
Ann Kirkley Daughter Female
Vickie Jones Daughter Female
Kenneth E Knight Son Male
Becky S Knight Daughter Female
Others on Record
Oscar C Adams Unknown Male
William Lawson Knight Unknown Male
Sue Knight Unknown Female
Randy Kirkley Unknown Male
Rev Jesse Adams Unknown Male
Nancy E Crimminger Adams Unknown Female
Citing this Record:
"United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKPV-BQGK : 26 October 2016), William Lawson Knight in entry for Mrs Mary Jane Adams Knight, South Carolina, United States, 01 Oct 2013; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Lancaster News, The, born-digital text.

They had the following children.

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Kenneth E. KNIGHT-37113 was born on 5 Sep 1946 in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina. He died on 6 Jul 2012 in Raritan, Somerset, New Jersey.



OBITUARY: Name: Kenneth E Knight
Event Type: Obituary
Event Date: 06 Jul 2012
Event Place: Texas, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 65
Relationship to Deceased: Deceased
Birth Date: 05 Sep 1946
Birthplace: Lancaster, , South Carolina
Death Date: 29 Jun 2012
Death Place: Raritan Township, , New Jersey
Newspaper: Port Arthur News
Spouse and Children
Cheryl Knight Wife Female
Nikki Schaller Daughter Female
Donald R Knight Son Male
William L Knight Son Male
Christopher Knight Son Male
Parents and Siblings
William Lawson Knight Parent Unknown
Mary Adams Parent Female
Becky Sister Female
Extended Family
Brian Schaller Son-In-Law Male
Brandon L Schaller Grandchild Unknown
Austin L Schaller Grandchild Unknown
Olivia L Schaller Grandchild Unknown
Others on Record
Eddie Davis Nonrelative Unknown
Citing this Record:
"United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKWQ-Z5J6 : 21 July 2016), William Lawson Knight in entry for Kenneth E Knight, Texas, United States, 06 Jul 2012; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Port Arthur News, born-digital text.

DEATH: Age: 66
Given Name: Kenneth
Middle Name: E
Surname: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 05 Sep 1946
State: South Carolina
Last Place of Residence:
Previous Residence Postal Code:
Event Date: 29 Jun 2012
Citing this Record:
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K49L-WLD : 20 May 2014), Kenneth E Knight, 29 Jun 2012; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
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Becky Sue KNIGHT [scrapbook]-37109 was born on 5 Jan 1961 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. She died on 11 Apr 2009 in Lancaster County, South Carolina. She was buried in Lancaster Memorial Park, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina.



BURIAL: Name: Becky Sue Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 2009
Event Place: Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date: 05 Jan 1961
Death Date: 11 Apr 2009
Affiliate Record Identifier: 61437350
Cemetery: Lancaster Memorial Park
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK1Z-L64M : 15 December 2015), Becky Sue Knight, 2009; Burial, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States of America, Lancaster Memorial Park; citing record ID 61437350, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

Bishop Linzy MCDOLE [scrapbook]-37114 was born on 8 Feb 1921 in Westmoreland, Sumner, Tennessee. He died on 1 Apr 1983 in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee. He was buried in Eulia Cemetery, Eulia, Macon, Tennessee. Bishop married Olean KNIGHT-34653 on 14 Dec 1940 in Macon County, Tennessee.

Olean KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-34653 was born on 3 Mar 1921 in Lafayette, Macon, Tennessee. She died on 7 Oct 2007 in Red Boiling Springs, Macon, Tennessee. She was buried in Eulia Cemetery, Eulia, Macon, Tennessee. Olean married Bishop Linzy MCDOLE-37114 on 14 Dec 1940 in Macon County, Tennessee.

MEDIA: MK4503 - Olean Knight McDole d/o David Hooker & Pearlie May Freeman Knight - Free Pages Ancestry
MK5555 - Olean Knight - Georgia L. Knight - Dorch L. Knight d/o David Hooker & Mary Jane Cook Knight - Public Member Photos

GIVEN NAMES: Also shown as Olene

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