Knight Family Tree - aqwg40

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Osman Erastus KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-444 was born on 13 Mar 1837 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 15 Oct 1914 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts from Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis. He was buried in Norwich Bridge Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Osman married Mary D. BURT-501 on 10 Aug 1871 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Other marriages:
SMITH , Anna Martha
SMEAD, Anna S.


BIOGRAPHY: BIOGRAPHICAL REVIEW
This Volume Contains Biographical
Sketchs of
The Leading Citizens of  Hampshire County
Massachusetts   1896  Pages 303 - 304
Osman E. Knight, a well-known farmer of Huntington, was born in Norwich, Mass., March 13, 1837, son of Whitman and Harriet (Park) Knight. Mr. Knight's great-grandfather was born in Norwich, Conn., and settled in the village of Norwich, Mass., where he followed farming. He had a son Samuel, who was the grand-father of Osman E., Samuel Knight was born in Norwich, Mass., February 11, 1771. He married a Miss Wigat, and they had ten children. Of these Whitman Knight, born May 19, 1798, was a wagon-maker; and he followed that trade besides operating a saw-mill and a grist-mill. He also engaged in agriculture successfully, and became a prominent man in the community. He was a Whig in politics, and served as Town Treasurer. He was also Postmaster of Norwich for over twenty years. He was an attendant  of the Congregational church. Whitman Knight died December 20, 1867. His wife was born in Norwich, Mass,  August 31, 1808, daughter of Levi Park, whose wife was Esther Hannum in her maidenhood. Mr. Park cleared and improved the farm which Mr. Knight now owns and occupies, and resided there until his death. Mrs. Whitman Knight was the mother of five children, as follows: Angeline, deceased, who married E. T. Crosby; Julia A., deceased, who married  Solomon L. Warner; Charles W., deceased, who married Lydia Leonard; Osman E., the subject of this sketch; and Samuel Henry, deceased who married Laura Greenwood. The mother died August 15, 1867 Osman E. Knight grew to manhood in Norwich and assisted his father in carrying on the mills. He learned the carpenter's trade, which he followed for some time; but after his father's death he took charge of the home farm, and has since been engaged in agriculture, milling, etc. He devotes considerable time to dairying, and raises some excellent stock. Aside from farming he operates a saw-mill and carries on a repair shop. Mr. Knight is a Republican in politics, and has always maintained an active interest in local questions. He has be Postmaster of Norwich since 1868. Mr. Knight has been twice married. The first occasion was on June 15, 1862, when he was united to Ann M. Smith, born in Norwich in 1839, daughter of Horace and Martha (Perry) Smith. She was the mother of three children, namely: Adele, wife of J.B. Lyman, of Norwich; Gertrude J., wife of Marshal Smith, a farmer of Chesterfield, Mass.; and Frank, who died young. She died January 10, 1871. On August 10 of the same year he wedded Mrs. Mary Miller, of Holyoke, Mr. And Mrs. Knight have two childred, namely: Lillian, who died at the age of five years; and William O., who was born May 30, 1876, and resides at home. Both parents are members of the Congregationa church.

BIOGRAPHY: Our Footprints and Footprints of our Parents
A Smead Genealogy
Compiled by Edwin Billings Smead
Greenfield, Mass.  1928  Page 25

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman Knight
Age: 13
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Household Members: Name Age
Whitman Knight 52  
Harriette Knight 42  
Julin A Knight 17  
Charles N Knight 15  
Osman Knight 13  
Samuel Knight 10  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_320; Page: 58; Image: 114.

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Name: Osmyn E Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 18
Birth Year (Estimated): 1837
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Whitman Knight  M 57  Massachusetts, United States    
Harriet Knight  F 47  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles W Knight  M 20  Massachusetts, United States    
Osmyn E Knight  M 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Henry N Knight  M 15  Massachusetts, United States    
Anthony Fisher  M 74  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 33
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00585
Collection: Osmyn E Knight in household of Whitman Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"

Name: Osman E Knight
Age: 28 years
Estimated Birth Year: 1837
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Residence: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 6
Line Number: 31
Film Number: 0954566
Digital Folder Number: 4286774
Image Number: 00283
Collection: Massachusetts State Census, 1865

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman Knight
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Age in 1870: 33  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1870: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Southampton  
Household Members: Name Age
Osman Knight 33  
Martha Knight 31  
Adel Knight 4  
Gertrude Knight 2  
Nellie Warner 12  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_621; Page: 253; Image: 48.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: O. E. Knight
Home in 1880: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 43
Estimated birth year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Mary D.
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page  
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
O. E. Knight 43  
Mary D. Knight 41  
Adel E. Knight 14  
Gertrude J. Knight 12  
Wm. O. Knight 5  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T9_537; Family History Film: 1254537; Page: 135.3000; Enumeration District: 331; Image: 0271.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Oscar E Knight
Home in 1900: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 63  
Estimated birth year: abt 1837  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Relationship to head-of-house: Head  
Spouse's name: Mary D
Race: White  
Occupation:Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
Oscar E Knight 63  
Mary D Knight 60  
William O Knight 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T623 654; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 627.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman E Knight
Age in 1910: 73
Estimated birth year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Mother's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Spouse's name: Mary D
Home in 1910: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Osman E Knight 73  
Mary D Knight 70  
William O Knight 32  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_594; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 692; Image: 67.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1807
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 43
Anna Knight 39
Mary S Knight 13
Mina A Knight 9
William Knight 7
Julia E Knight 5  
Margaret H Knight 2      
Abner H Knight 0  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M432_355; Page: 292; Image: 586.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Age in 1860: 53  
Birth Year: abt 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1860: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 53  
Anna Knight 50  
Myra A Knight 20  
William H Knight 17  
Julia E Knight 15  
Margaret Knight 13  
Charles Knight 11  
Herbert Knight 9  
Anna Smead 87  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M653_551; Page: 0; Image: 32.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Wm Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1807
Age in 1870: 63  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1870: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M593_685; Page: 18; Image: 36.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Home in 1880: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 72
Estimated birth year: abt 1808
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Anna S.
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page  
Occupation: Farming
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 72  
Anna S. Knight 68  
Herbert E. Knight 26  
Minnie Lane 11  
Elbert C. Lane 9  
Lucinda Banister 53  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: T9_590; Family History Film: 1254590; Page: 4.3000; Enumeration District: 145; Image: 0009.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Home in 1900: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 93  
Estimated birth year: abt 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Relationship to head-of-house: Father-in-law  
Race: White  
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred Edwards 56  
Julia E Edwards 55  
Sarrah E Edwards 18  
Mary S Edwards 15  
Julia C Edwards 13  
William Knight 93 (Father-in-law)
Samuel Edwards 63  
Samuel Mathias 58  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: T623 725; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 39.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R D Knight
Home in 1900: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 2  
Estimated birth year: abt 1898  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relationship to head-of-house: Son  
Father's name: Walter B
Mother's name: Lena M
Race: White  
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 37  
Lena M Knight 32  
Louisa Knight 10  
Alzada Knight 9  
Cora S Knight 8  
Walter R D Knight 2  
Edwin L Knight 1  
Joseph Rohrig 84  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T623 1510; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 132.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter D Knight
[Walter D Knigh]  
Age in 1910: 12
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's name: Walter B
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's name: Lena M  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Home in 1910: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 48  
Lena M Knight 42  
Louisa Knight 20  
Alzada Knight 19  
Cora L Knight 18  
Walter D Knight 12  
Edward J Knight 11  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T624_1438; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 104; Image: 1038.

Name: Walter R D Knight
Residence: Glocester, E.D. 151, Providence, Rhode Island
Age in years: 17
Estimated birth year: 1898
Birthplace: United States
Relationship to head-of-household: Son
Gender: Male
Race: White
Father's birthplace: United States
Mother's birthplace: United States
Page letter: O
Line number: 47
Film number: 1769016
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1915

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R D Knight
Home in 1920: Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 22 years  
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Grandson  
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 565  
Household Members: Name Age
Harriet V Walling 63  
Walter R D Knight 22  
Jennie M Knight 22  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T625_1673; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 319; Image: 565.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R Knight
Home in 1930: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 30
Estimated birth year: abt 1900  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Mary E
Race: White
Occupation: Salesman - Automobiles
Household Members: Name Age
Walter R Knight 30  
Mary E Knight 28  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: 2177; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 951.0.

Name: Walter Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: 5 West Park, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: 5 West Park
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family: 2
Birth Date: Sep 1897
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1683323
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRD-J65 : accessed 08 Apr 2014), Walter Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

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Name: Walter R D Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Ward 12, Providence, Providence City, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 42
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1898
Residence in 1935:
Enumeration District Number: 6-233
Family Number: 143
Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
Line Number: 52
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3779
Digital Folder Number: 005461774
Image Number: 01011
Collection: United States Census, 1940

DEATH: Name: Osman E Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis
Event Date: 15 Oct 1914
Event Place: Huntington, , Massachusetts
Residence Place:
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 77
Marital Status: Married
Occupation:
Birth Date: 13 Mar 1837
Birthplace: Huntington, Massachusetts
Birth Year (Estimated):
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Whitman Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Harriet Parks
Mother's Birthplace:
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: 22
GS Film number: 2404249
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4284196
Image Number: 00565
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N4Z6-KHC : accessed 21 Jan 2014), Osman E Knight, 1914.

DEATH: Name: William Erastus Knight
Death date: 8 November 1901  
Death place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan  
Gender: Male  
Race or color : White  
Age at death: 94y 9m 21d  
Estimated birth year: 1807
Birthdate: 17 January 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Marital status: Married  
Spouse's name: Anna S. Smead   
Father's name: Erastus Knight   
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts  
Mother's name: Polly Knight  
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts  
Occupation:   
Street address:   
Residence:   
Cemetery name: West Adrian Cemetery  
Burial place: Adrian  
Burial date: 10 November 1901  
Funeral home:   
Informant's name:  
Registered No.: 21-21
Collection: Michigan Death Certificates

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First Name: Walter
Middle Name:
Last Name: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 22 September 1897
Social Security Number: 037-07-5397
Place of Issuance: Rhode Island
Last Residence: Providence, Rhode Island
Zip Code of Last Residence: 02828
Death Date: August 1967
Estimated Age at Death: 70
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index

MEDIA: D0355 - William Erastus Knight s/o Erastus & Polly Little Knight h/o Anna S. Smead Knight
D2842 - William Erastus Knight s/o Erastus & Polly Little Knight h/o Anna S. Smead Knight - Sykes/Justice/Cooke Family Tree - Public Trees Ancestry

GIVEN NAMES: Also shown as William Erastus

ID: Merged with a record that used the ID 256+1133

ID: Merged with a record that used the ID 1024+14765114

BURIAL: Also shown as Buried West Adrian Cemetery, Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan.

BURIAL: Also shown as Buried Acotes Hill Cemetery, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Walter Reuben David Knight
City: Greenville  
County: Providence and Kent  
State: Rhode Island  
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1897
Race: White  
Roll: 1852214  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:20
Occupation:Bookeeper (Mamquit Worsted Co.)
Nearest Relative:Jennie M. Knight
Height/Build:Medium/Slender
Color of Eyes/Hair:Blue/Brown
Source Citation: Registration Location: Providence and Kent County, Rhode Island; Roll: 1852214; Draft Board: 0.

BIRTH: Name: Walter Reuben Davis Knight
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1897
Birthplace: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, US
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Walter B. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Lena M. Stewart
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09899-4
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941851
Reference Number: 73
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

Mary D. BURT [Parents]-501 was born on 23 Nov 1839 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 14 Aug 1926 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She was buried in Norwich Bridge Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Mary married Osman Erastus KNIGHT-444 on 10 Aug 1871 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Other marriages:
KNIGHT, William Osman

CENSUS: 1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Mary Bright
[Mary Knight]  
Home in 1920: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 80 years  
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of House: Mother-in-law  
Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Mother's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Marital Status: Widow  
Race: White
Sex: Female
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 992  
Household Members: Name Age
Marshall C Smith 64  
Gertrude Smith 51  
Mary Bright 80  
William Bright 44  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T625_704; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 157; Image: 992.

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Osman E. Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1837
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 34
Bride's Name: Mary D. Burt Miller
Bride's Birth Date: 1839
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 32
Marriage Date: 10 Aug 1871
Marriage Place: Huntington, Massachusetts
Groom's Father's Name: Whitman Knight
Groom's Mother's Name: Harriet P.
Bride's Father's Name: Lyman Burt
Bride's Mother's Name: Delane
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: M01953-4
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1433029
Reference Number: item 3 p 82
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

BURIAL: Mary D Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Mary D Knight
Maiden Name: Burt
Birth Date: 23 Nov 1839
Birth Place: Norwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Death Date: 14 Aug 1926
Death Place: Huntington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Cemetery: Norwich Bridge Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Huntington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Osman E Knight
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.

Marriage Notes:

MARRIAGE: Also shown as Married 19 Jun 1856

They had the following children.

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Lillian M. KNIGHT-502 was born on 25 Jan 1874 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 16 Oct 1879 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts from Cholera Infantum. She was buried in Norwich Bridge Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

BIRTH: Name: Lillian M. Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 25 Jan 1874
Birthplace: Huntington, Massachusetts
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Osman E. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Mary D. Burt Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I10097-7
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1428166
Reference Number: item 2 p 17
Collection: Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915

DEATH: Name: Lilla Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Cholera Infantum
Event Date: 16 Oct 1879
Event Place: Huntington, Massachusetts
Residence Place:
Address:
Gender: Female
Age: 5
Marital Status: Single
Occupation:
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Huntington
Birth Year (Estimated): 1874
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Osman E. Knight
Father's Birthplace: Huntington
Mother's Name: Mary D. Knight
Mother's Birthplace: Southampton
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 311 p 15
GS Film number: 960216
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4221431
Image Number: 429
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7RQ-JVM : accessed 14 Jan 2014), Lilla Knight, 1879.
  M ii William Osman KNIGHT-3211 was born on 30 May 1876. He died on 30 May 1931.

Osman Erastus KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-444 was born on 13 Mar 1837 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 15 Oct 1914 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts from Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis. He was buried in Norwich Bridge Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Osman married Anna S. SMEAD-2262 on 23 Dec 1834 in Tecumseh, Lenawee, Michigan.

Other marriages:
SMITH , Anna Martha
BURT, Mary D.


BIOGRAPHY: BIOGRAPHICAL REVIEW
This Volume Contains Biographical
Sketchs of
The Leading Citizens of  Hampshire County
Massachusetts   1896  Pages 303 - 304
Osman E. Knight, a well-known farmer of Huntington, was born in Norwich, Mass., March 13, 1837, son of Whitman and Harriet (Park) Knight. Mr. Knight's great-grandfather was born in Norwich, Conn., and settled in the village of Norwich, Mass., where he followed farming. He had a son Samuel, who was the grand-father of Osman E., Samuel Knight was born in Norwich, Mass., February 11, 1771. He married a Miss Wigat, and they had ten children. Of these Whitman Knight, born May 19, 1798, was a wagon-maker; and he followed that trade besides operating a saw-mill and a grist-mill. He also engaged in agriculture successfully, and became a prominent man in the community. He was a Whig in politics, and served as Town Treasurer. He was also Postmaster of Norwich for over twenty years. He was an attendant  of the Congregational church. Whitman Knight died December 20, 1867. His wife was born in Norwich, Mass,  August 31, 1808, daughter of Levi Park, whose wife was Esther Hannum in her maidenhood. Mr. Park cleared and improved the farm which Mr. Knight now owns and occupies, and resided there until his death. Mrs. Whitman Knight was the mother of five children, as follows: Angeline, deceased, who married E. T. Crosby; Julia A., deceased, who married  Solomon L. Warner; Charles W., deceased, who married Lydia Leonard; Osman E., the subject of this sketch; and Samuel Henry, deceased who married Laura Greenwood. The mother died August 15, 1867 Osman E. Knight grew to manhood in Norwich and assisted his father in carrying on the mills. He learned the carpenter's trade, which he followed for some time; but after his father's death he took charge of the home farm, and has since been engaged in agriculture, milling, etc. He devotes considerable time to dairying, and raises some excellent stock. Aside from farming he operates a saw-mill and carries on a repair shop. Mr. Knight is a Republican in politics, and has always maintained an active interest in local questions. He has be Postmaster of Norwich since 1868. Mr. Knight has been twice married. The first occasion was on June 15, 1862, when he was united to Ann M. Smith, born in Norwich in 1839, daughter of Horace and Martha (Perry) Smith. She was the mother of three children, namely: Adele, wife of J.B. Lyman, of Norwich; Gertrude J., wife of Marshal Smith, a farmer of Chesterfield, Mass.; and Frank, who died young. She died January 10, 1871. On August 10 of the same year he wedded Mrs. Mary Miller, of Holyoke, Mr. And Mrs. Knight have two childred, namely: Lillian, who died at the age of five years; and William O., who was born May 30, 1876, and resides at home. Both parents are members of the Congregationa church.

BIOGRAPHY: Our Footprints and Footprints of our Parents
A Smead Genealogy
Compiled by Edwin Billings Smead
Greenfield, Mass.  1928  Page 25

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman Knight
Age: 13
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Household Members: Name Age
Whitman Knight 52  
Harriette Knight 42  
Julin A Knight 17  
Charles N Knight 15  
Osman Knight 13  
Samuel Knight 10  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_320; Page: 58; Image: 114.

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Name: Osmyn E Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 18
Birth Year (Estimated): 1837
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Whitman Knight  M 57  Massachusetts, United States    
Harriet Knight  F 47  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles W Knight  M 20  Massachusetts, United States    
Osmyn E Knight  M 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Henry N Knight  M 15  Massachusetts, United States    
Anthony Fisher  M 74  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 33
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00585
Collection: Osmyn E Knight in household of Whitman Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"

Name: Osman E Knight
Age: 28 years
Estimated Birth Year: 1837
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Residence: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 6
Line Number: 31
Film Number: 0954566
Digital Folder Number: 4286774
Image Number: 00283
Collection: Massachusetts State Census, 1865

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman Knight
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1837
Age in 1870: 33  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1870: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Southampton  
Household Members: Name Age
Osman Knight 33  
Martha Knight 31  
Adel Knight 4  
Gertrude Knight 2  
Nellie Warner 12  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_621; Page: 253; Image: 48.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: O. E. Knight
Home in 1880: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 43
Estimated birth year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Mary D.
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page  
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
O. E. Knight 43  
Mary D. Knight 41  
Adel E. Knight 14  
Gertrude J. Knight 12  
Wm. O. Knight 5  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T9_537; Family History Film: 1254537; Page: 135.3000; Enumeration District: 331; Image: 0271.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Oscar E Knight
Home in 1900: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 63  
Estimated birth year: abt 1837  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Relationship to head-of-house: Head  
Spouse's name: Mary D
Race: White  
Occupation:Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
Oscar E Knight 63  
Mary D Knight 60  
William O Knight 24  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T623 654; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 627.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Osman E Knight
Age in 1910: 73
Estimated birth year: abt 1837
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Mother's Birth Place: Massachusetts  
Spouse's name: Mary D
Home in 1910: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Osman E Knight 73  
Mary D Knight 70  
William O Knight 32  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T624_594; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 692; Image: 67.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1807
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 43
Anna Knight 39
Mary S Knight 13
Mina A Knight 9
William Knight 7
Julia E Knight 5  
Margaret H Knight 2      
Abner H Knight 0  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M432_355; Page: 292; Image: 586.

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Age in 1860: 53  
Birth Year: abt 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1860: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 53  
Anna Knight 50  
Myra A Knight 20  
William H Knight 17  
Julia E Knight 15  
Margaret Knight 13  
Charles Knight 11  
Herbert Knight 9  
Anna Smead 87  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M653_551; Page: 0; Image: 32.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Wm Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1807
Age in 1870: 63  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1870: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M593_685; Page: 18; Image: 36.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Home in 1880: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 72
Estimated birth year: abt 1808
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to head-of-household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Anna S.
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page  
Occupation: Farming
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 72  
Anna S. Knight 68  
Herbert E. Knight 26  
Minnie Lane 11  
Elbert C. Lane 9  
Lucinda Banister 53  
Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: T9_590; Family History Film: 1254590; Page: 4.3000; Enumeration District: 145; Image: 0009.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: William Knight
Home in 1900: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Age: 93  
Estimated birth year: abt 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Relationship to head-of-house: Father-in-law  
Race: White  
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred Edwards 56  
Julia E Edwards 55  
Sarrah E Edwards 18  
Mary S Edwards 15  
Julia C Edwards 13  
William Knight 93 (Father-in-law)
Samuel Edwards 63  
Samuel Mathias 58  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: T623 725; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 39.

CENSUS: 1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R D Knight
Home in 1900: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 2  
Estimated birth year: abt 1898  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relationship to head-of-house: Son  
Father's name: Walter B
Mother's name: Lena M
Race: White  
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 37  
Lena M Knight 32  
Louisa Knight 10  
Alzada Knight 9  
Cora S Knight 8  
Walter R D Knight 2  
Edwin L Knight 1  
Joseph Rohrig 84  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T623 1510; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 132.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter D Knight
[Walter D Knigh]  
Age in 1910: 12
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Son  
Father's name: Walter B
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's name: Lena M  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Home in 1910: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Marital Status: Single  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 48  
Lena M Knight 42  
Louisa Knight 20  
Alzada Knight 19  
Cora L Knight 18  
Walter D Knight 12  
Edward J Knight 11  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T624_1438; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 104; Image: 1038.

Name: Walter R D Knight
Residence: Glocester, E.D. 151, Providence, Rhode Island
Age in years: 17
Estimated birth year: 1898
Birthplace: United States
Relationship to head-of-household: Son
Gender: Male
Race: White
Father's birthplace: United States
Mother's birthplace: United States
Page letter: O
Line number: 47
Film number: 1769016
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1915

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R D Knight
Home in 1920: Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 22 years  
Estimated birth year: abt 1898
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Grandson  
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 565  
Household Members: Name Age
Harriet V Walling 63  
Walter R D Knight 22  
Jennie M Knight 22  
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T625_1673; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 319; Image: 565.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter R Knight
Home in 1930: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 30
Estimated birth year: abt 1900  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Mary E
Race: White
Occupation: Salesman - Automobiles
Household Members: Name Age
Walter R Knight 30  
Mary E Knight 28  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: 2177; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 31; Image: 951.0.

Name: Walter Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: 5 West Park, Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: 5 West Park
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family: 2
Birth Date: Sep 1897
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1683323
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRD-J65 : accessed 08 Apr 2014), Walter Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJR-P2S
Name: Walter R D Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Ward 12, Providence, Providence City, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 42
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1898
Residence in 1935:
Enumeration District Number: 6-233
Family Number: 143
Sheet Number and Letter: 7B
Line Number: 52
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3779
Digital Folder Number: 005461774
Image Number: 01011
Collection: United States Census, 1940

DEATH: Name: Osman E Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis
Event Date: 15 Oct 1914
Event Place: Huntington, , Massachusetts
Residence Place:
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 77
Marital Status: Married
Occupation:
Birth Date: 13 Mar 1837
Birthplace: Huntington, Massachusetts
Birth Year (Estimated):
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Whitman Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Harriet Parks
Mother's Birthplace:
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: 22
GS Film number: 2404249
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4284196
Image Number: 00565
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N4Z6-KHC : accessed 21 Jan 2014), Osman E Knight, 1914.

DEATH: Name: William Erastus Knight
Death date: 8 November 1901  
Death place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan  
Gender: Male  
Race or color : White  
Age at death: 94y 9m 21d  
Estimated birth year: 1807
Birthdate: 17 January 1807  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Marital status: Married  
Spouse's name: Anna S. Smead   
Father's name: Erastus Knight   
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts  
Mother's name: Polly Knight  
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts  
Occupation:   
Street address:   
Residence:   
Cemetery name: West Adrian Cemetery  
Burial place: Adrian  
Burial date: 10 November 1901  
Funeral home:   
Informant's name:  
Registered No.: 21-21
Collection: Michigan Death Certificates

DEATH: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JTRN-VZP
First Name: Walter
Middle Name:
Last Name: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 22 September 1897
Social Security Number: 037-07-5397
Place of Issuance: Rhode Island
Last Residence: Providence, Rhode Island
Zip Code of Last Residence: 02828
Death Date: August 1967
Estimated Age at Death: 70
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index

MEDIA: D0355 - William Erastus Knight s/o Erastus & Polly Little Knight h/o Anna S. Smead Knight
D2842 - William Erastus Knight s/o Erastus & Polly Little Knight h/o Anna S. Smead Knight - Sykes/Justice/Cooke Family Tree - Public Trees Ancestry

GIVEN NAMES: Also shown as William Erastus

ID: Merged with a record that used the ID 256+1133

ID: Merged with a record that used the ID 1024+14765114

BURIAL: Also shown as Buried West Adrian Cemetery, Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan.

BURIAL: Also shown as Buried Acotes Hill Cemetery, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island.

DRAFT: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Walter Reuben David Knight
City: Greenville  
County: Providence and Kent  
State: Rhode Island  
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1897
Race: White  
Roll: 1852214  
DraftBoard: 0  
Age:20
Occupation:Bookeeper (Mamquit Worsted Co.)
Nearest Relative:Jennie M. Knight
Height/Build:Medium/Slender
Color of Eyes/Hair:Blue/Brown
Source Citation: Registration Location: Providence and Kent County, Rhode Island; Roll: 1852214; Draft Board: 0.

BIRTH: Name: Walter Reuben Davis Knight
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 22 Sep 1897
Birthplace: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, US
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Walter B. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Lena M. Stewart
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09899-4
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941851
Reference Number: 73
Collection: Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1878-1914

Anna S. SMEAD [Parents] [scrapbook]-2262 was born on 14 Sep 1810 in Bolton, Warren, New York. She died on 4 Jul 1885 in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan from Heart Disease. She was buried in West Adrian Cemetery, Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan. Anna married Osman Erastus KNIGHT-444 on 23 Dec 1834 in Tecumseh, Lenawee, Michigan.

BIOGRAPHY: Our Footprints and Footprints of our Parents
A Smead Genealogy
Compiled by Edwin Billings Smead
Greenfield, Mass.  1928  Page 25

DEATH: Name: Anna S. Knight
Official Cause of Death: Heart Disease
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 04 Jul 1885
Event Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Gender: Female
Age: 74
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Housewife
Birth Date:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1811
Birthplace: New York
Father's Name: Rufus Smead
Mother's Name: Anna Smead
Reference ID: p 137 rn 88
GS Film Number: 2363630
Digital Folder Number: 004209079
Image Number: 01304
Citing this Record:
"Michigan, Deaths, 1867-1897," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3X4-757 : accessed 02 Feb 2014), Anna S. Knight, 1885.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary D. BURT-501 was born on 23 Nov 1839. She died on 14 Aug 1926.
  M ii Daniel E. KNIGHT-3746 was born on 29 Feb 1832. He died on 19 Aug 1910.
  F iii Myra Anna KNIGHT-2277 was born on 11 Dec 1840. She died on 12 Feb 1875.
  M iv William Henry KNIGHT-2278 was born on 30 Oct 1842. He died on 10 Dec 1928.
  F v
Harriet KNIGHT-3747 was born in 1842 in Lenawee County, Michigan.
  F vi Julia Elizabeth KNIGHT-2280 was born on 2 Jan 1845. She died on 13 Nov 1943.
  F vii
Margaret Helen KNIGHT [scrapbook]-2282 was born on 30 Dec 1847 in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan. She died on 13 May 1865 in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan. She was buried in West Adrian Cemetery, Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan.
  M viii
Charles Abner KNIGHT [scrapbook]-2281 was born on 9 Sep 1849 in North Hampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 3 Dec 1872 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska. He was buried in West Adrian Cemetery, Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan.

CENSUS: 1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Charles Knight
Age in 1860: 11  
Birth Year: abt 1849  
Birthplace: Michigan  
Home in 1860: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian
Household Members: Name Age
William Knight 53  
Anna Knight 50  
Myra A Knight 20  
William H Knight 17  
Julia E Knight 15  
Margaret Knight 13  
Charles Knight 11  
Herbert Knight 9  
Anna Smead 87 (This is Charles Grandmother Anna Smead Hawks)
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M653_551; Page: 0; Image: 32.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Chas A Knight
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1850
Age in 1870: 20  
Birthplace: Michigan  
Home in 1870: Adrian Ward 3, Lenawee, Michigan
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Adrian  
Student
Household Members: Name Age
Amsbury Reynolds 23  
Wm E Mason 17  
John F Dyer 28  
Chas A Knight 20  
Joseph Kaney 20  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Adrian Ward 3, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M593_685; Page: 84; Image: 169.

DEATH: Genealogical Death Index
Michigan Dept. of Comminity Health
KNIGHT, CHARLES A
Date of death: 3-Dec-1872
Ledger Page: 136
Record Number: 81
Place of death: Township Of Adrian
County of Death: Lenawee
Sex: Male
Race: White
Marital Status: Single
Age: 23 years 2 months 25 days
Official Cause of Death: Not Given
Birthplace:  
Occupation: Farmer
Father's Name: Knight, Wm
Father's Residence: Adrian
Mother's Name: Knight, Anna
Mother's Residence:  
Date of record: 5-Jun-1873

Lenawee County Michigan Death Notices
Extracted from the Adrian Times and Expositor
Covering years 1870 - 1876
Extracted by Barbara Hammond
Charles A. Knight - d 3 Dec 1872, age 23y3m, Lincoln, Neb., bd. Adrian.

Name: Charles A. Knight
Official Cause of Death: Non-Given
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 03 Dec 1872
Event Place: Adrian Twp, Lenawee, Michigan
Gender: Male
Age: 23
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Farmer
Birth Date:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1849
Birthplace:
Father's Name: Wm. Knight
Mother's Name: Anna Knight
Reference ID: p 136 rn 81
GS Film Number: 2363451
Digital Folder Number: 004207870
Image Number: 00942
Citing this Record:
"Michigan, Deaths, 1867-1897," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N368-G5W : accessed 02 Feb 2014), Charles A. Knight, 1872.
  M ix
Abner H. KNIGHT-10392 was born in Jan 1850 in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan.



CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Abner H Knight
Age: 0
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1850
Birth Place: Michigan
Gender: Male
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan
Household Members: Name Age
Abner H Knight 0  
Anna Knight 39  
Julia E Knight 5  
Margaret H Knight 2  
Mary S Knight 13  
Mina A Knight 9  
William Knight 7  
William Knight 43  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan; Roll: M432_355; Page: 293; Image: 587.
  M x Herbert Edgar KNIGHT-2283 was born on 31 May 1854. He died on 1 May 1907 from Michigan Death Certificate.

Erastus KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-2256 was born on 18 Nov 1776 in Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 14 Feb 1846 in Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He was buried in Center Cemetery, Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Erastus married Polly LITTLE-2257 on 6 Apr 1802 in Northamden, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

Other marriages:
SMITH, Lucy
CUSHMAN, Theodosea
HILL, Electa

BIOGRAPHY: Genealogical and Family History of the State of Connecticut: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the Founding of a Nation. Volume II
 Knight
(VI) Erastus , son of Joshua Knight , was born at Chesterfield , November 18, 1776 , died February 14, 1846 . He married (first) April 6, 1802 , Polly Little , of Williamsburg, Massachusetts . She died May 10, 1808 , aged twenty-eight years, six months. He married (second) November 30, 1809 , Lucy Smith , who died January 17, 1829 , aged fifty-one years. He married (third) May 28, 1829 , Theodosia Cushman , who died March 4, 1833 , aged forty-six. He married (fourth) Electa Bullard , of Williamsburg . She lost her life in the Williamsburg flood, May 16, 1874 , aged eighty years. He lived in Northampton and Chesterfield , whither he moved in 1818 . Children: 1. Fanny , born January 9, 1803 , died June 14, 1857 ; married Luke Wilder , of Chesterfield ; removed to western New York ; had seven children. 2. Harriet , born November 17, 1804 , died the same day as her mother, May 10, 1808 . 3. William , born at Northampton , January 17, 1807 ; lived at Chesterfield from the age of eleven to twenty, then at Williamsburg three years, in New Jersey a year, in Greenfield three years, moved thence to Michigan in the spring of 1834 with the Smede family; married, December 23, 1834 , Anna Smede , and celebrated his golden wedding; his wife was born at Bolton, Warren county, New York , September 14, 1810 , died at Adrian, Michigan , July 4, 1885 . 4. Samuel Swett , born September 6, 1810 , died at Williamsburg , January 20, 1889 . 5. Mary , born at Northampton , August 10, 1812 , died September 25, 1813 . 6. Jonathan Henry , born December 5, 1814 ; settled in Worcester ; married 797 Persis Goodwin , of Springfield , who died in 1847-48 , leaving one son, James Henry , now president of the First National Bank of Hartford ; Jonathan Henry married (second) Harriet S. Alvord , of Hartford , who died November, 1862 ; children: Persis Browning , married Otis Redden , of Worcester , and Harriet Sophia , married Mr. W. F. Hatch , of Hartford ; Jonathan Henry died March 27, 1862 , at Worcester . 7. Merrick , born January 15, 1817 ; mentioned below. 8. Martha , born June 10, 1819 , died at Worcester , February 21, 1889 . 9. Elizabeth Sophia , born October 12, 1821 ; married T. L. Whitney in 1846 ; children: Henry S. , of Berkeley, California ; Mrs. Sarah M. Meyers , of Bridgeton, New Jersey ; Mrs. Horace Sawin , of California .

Green's Connecticut Annual Register and United States Calendar
For the year 1844
Hartford
Published by Samuel Green
1844
Erastus Knight is list as the following
On the Board of Directors of the Thompson Bank
State Representative from Windham County

History and Genealogy of the Families of Chesterfield Massachusetts
1762-1962
Published by The Town of Chesterfield, Massachusetts
1962 - Page 224
5. Erastus Knight (Joshua 1), b. 18 Nov. 1776, d. 14 Feb. 1846; m. (1) Lucy…., perhaps dau. of Ebenezer Dwight of Hatfield. She d. 7 Feb. 1829. He m. (2) (int. 7 May 1829), Theodamia Cushman. She d. 4 Mar. 1833. He m. (3) Mrs. Electra Bullard of Williamsbury. She was admitted from the church in Conway, 7 May 1837. He had several children by the first wife but only two are recorded in Chesterfield. Mrs. Electra Knight was lost in the Mill River flood.

Historical and Biographical Genealogy of the Cushmans:
The Descendants of Robert Cushman, The Puritan,
From the year 1617 to 1855
By Henry Wyles Cushman.
Boston
Little, Brown, and Company
1855 - Page 308

CENSUS: 1820 United States Federal Census
Name: Erastus Knight
Township: Chesterfield  
County: Hampshire  
State: Massachusetts  
Source Citation: Year: 1820; Census Place: Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M33_50; Page: 140; Image: 145.

1830 United States Federal Census
Name: Erastus Knight
Township: Chesterfield  
County: Hampshire  
State: Massachusetts  
Number of persons in household: 12
Source Citation: Year: 1830; Census Place: Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: 64; Page: 460.

1840 United States Federal Census
Name: Erastus Knight
Township: Chesterfield  
County: Hampshire  
State: Massachusetts  
Number of persons in household: 5
Source Citation: Year: 1840; Census Place:  , Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: 184; Page: 218.

DEATH: Name: Erastus Knight
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 14 Feb 1846
Death Place:
Age: 68
Birth Date: 1778
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Joshua Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Esther Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00996-3
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1871286
Reference Number:
Collection: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910

Polly LITTLE-2257 was born on 23 Oct 1779 in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 10 May 1808 in Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Polly married Erastus KNIGHT-2256 on 6 Apr 1802 in Northamden, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Erastus Knight
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Polly Little
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 01 Feb 1802
Marriage Place: Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
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: M50206-9
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 186163
Reference Number: 1789-1804 p 60
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

BIRTH: Polly Little in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name:Polly Little
Event Type:Birth
Birth Date:23 Oct 1779
Birth Place:Williamsburg, Massachusetts
Father Name:Robert Little
Mother Name:Martha Little
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).

They had the following children.

  F i Fanny KNIGHT-2258 was born on 9 Jan 1803. She died on 14 Jun 1857.
  F ii
Harriet KNIGHT-2260 was born on 17 Nov 1804 in Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 10 May 1808 in Chesterfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts.
  M iii Osman Erastus KNIGHT-444 was born on 13 Mar 1837. He died on 15 Oct 1914 from Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis.

Walter Burnside KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-2556 was born on 21 Oct 1862 in Cumberland, Providence, Rhode Island. He died in 1956 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island. Walter married Helena Mae STEWART-3835 on 26 Jul 1888 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island.

BIOGRAPHY: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~smithandyoung/Knight.htm
Walter worked as a farmer and as a teamster in Providence as a young man. He moved to Scituate, R.I. after his marriage and worked on a rented farm for four years and entered the coal dealing business. He bought the Knight Farm from his father Reuben in the Fall of 1895. He became the largest coal dealer in the Providence and Pawtucket markets. Walter served on the Town Council of Glocester, R.I. from 1901 to 1905. He was a member of Temple Lodge, No. 18, A.F. & A.M., in Greenville, R.I. See "Representative Men and Old Families of Rhode Island", J.H. Beers & Co., Chicago 1908, pages 1663-1664.

The Yaw -Yeaw Family in America
The Yaw - Yeaw Family Society
1962 - Page 79

CENSUS: 1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter B B Knight
Estimated birth year: abt 1862
Age in 1870: 8  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Home in 1870: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Race: White  
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Foster  
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: M593_1475; Page: 238; Image: 477.

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter B Knight
Home in 1900: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 37  
Estimated birth year: abt 1863  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relationship to head-of-house: Head  
Spouse's name: Lena M
Father's name: Joseph
Race: White  
Occupation: Farmer
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 37  
Lena M Knight 32  
Louisa Knight 10  
Alzada Knight 9  
Cora S Knight 8  
Walter R D Knight 2  
Edwin L Knight 1  
Joseph Rohrig 84  
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T623 1510; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 132.

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter B Knight
[Walter B Knigh]  
Age in 1910: 48
Estimated birth year: abt 1862
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Spouse's name: Lena M
Home in 1910: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Gender: Male  
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 48  
Lena M Knight 42  
Louisa Knight 20  
Alzada Knight 19  
Cora L Knight 18  
Walter D Knight 12  
Edward J Knight 11  
Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T624_1438; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 104; Image: 1038.

Name: Walter B Knight
Residence: Glocester, E.D. 151, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 53
Estimated Birth Date: 1862
Place of Birth: United States
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Gender: Male
Race: White
Place of Birth: Father: United States
Place of Birth: Mother: United States
Page Number: O
Line Number: 45
GSU Film Number: 1769016
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1915

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter B Knight
Home in 1920: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 56 years  
Estimated birth year: abt 1864
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Lena S
Father's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Mother's Birth Place: Rhode Island  
Marital Status: Married  
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own  
Able to read: Yes  
Able to Write: Yes  
Image: 1031  
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 56  
Lena S Knight 52  
Edwin J Knight 21  
Girene G Knight 21  (Edward Joseph's wife Irene)
Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: T625_1672; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 116; Image: 1031.

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Walter B Knight
Home in 1930: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 68
Estimated birth year: abt 1862  
Birthplace: Rhode Island  
Relation to Head of House: Head  
Spouse's name: Lena M
Race: White
Occupation:
Household Members: Name Age
Walter B Knight 68  
Lena M Knight 67  
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island; Roll: 2173; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 221; Image: 44.0.

Name: Walter B Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Scituate Road, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: Scituate Road
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family: 2
Birth Date: 27 Jan 1862
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-LF9 : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Walter B Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJ4-PXJ
Name: Walter B Knight
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Glocester Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 78
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Head
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1862
Residence in 1935: Same House
Enumeration District Number: 4-130
Family Number: 382
Sheet Number and Letter: 17B
Line Number: 63
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3766
Digital Folder Number: 005461761
Image Number: 00075
Collection: United States Census, 1940

BIRTH: Name: Reuben Jr. Knight
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 21 Oct 1862
Death Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island, Us
Age: 6
Birth Date: 1856
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Rueben Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Sarah
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09899-5
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941851
Reference Number: p9
Collection: Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950

Helena Mae STEWART [Parents] [scrapbook]-3835 was born on 8 Jun 1868 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She died on 25 Feb 1955 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island. Helena married Walter Burnside KNIGHT-2556 on 26 Jul 1888 in Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island.


BIOGRAPHY: The Yaw -Yeaw Family in America
The Yaw - Yeaw Family Society
1962 - Page 79

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Walter B. Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1862
Groom's Birthplace: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Groom's Age: 26
Bride's Name: Lena M. Stewart
Bride's Birth Date: 1867
Bride's Birthplace: Providence, Providence, Rhode Island
Bride's Age: 21
Marriage Date: 26 Jul 1888
Marriage Place: Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Groom's Father's Name: Reuben Knight
Groom's Mother's Name: Sarah M. Knowlton
Bride's Father's Name: David Stewart
Bride's Mother's Name: Lydia Ann Yeaw
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: M02374-6
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
Source Film Number: 941851
Reference Number: Book 2, pg 53
Collection: Rhode Island Marriages, 1724-1916

MEDIA: D2109 - Helena Mae Knight w/o Walter B. Knight - Laprise Family Tree - Public Trees Ancestry

CENSUS: Name: Lena M Knight
Residence: Glocester town, Providence, Rhode Island
Birth date: Jun 1867
Birth place: Rhode Island
Relationship to head-of-household: Wife
Spouse name: Walter B Knight
Spouse birth place: Rhode Island
Father name:
Father birth place: Rhode Island
Mother name:
Mother birth place: Rhode Island
Race or color (expanded): White
Head-of-household name: Walter B Knight
Gender: Female
Marital status: Married
Years married: 12
Estimated marriage year: 1888
Mother how many children: 5
Number living children: 5
Immigration year:
Enumeration district: 0132
Sheet number and letter: 11B
Household id: 305
Reference number: 93
GSU film number: 1241510
Image number: 01142
Collection: 1900 United States Census

Name: Lena M Knight
Residence: Glocester, E.D. 151, Providence, Rhode Island
Age: 47
Estimated Birth Date: 1868
Place of Birth: United States
Relationship to Head of Household: Wife
Gender: Female
Race: White
Place of Birth: Father: United States
Place of Birth: Mother: United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
daughter  Alzada Knight  F   Glocester Rhode Island    
daughter  Cora L Knight  F   Glocester Rhode Island    
wife  Lena M Knight  F   Providence Rhode Island    
daughter  Louisa Knight  F   Rhode Island  
Page Number: O
Line Number: 46
GSU Film Number: 1769016
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1915

Name: Lena M Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1935
Event Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Residence Place: Scituate Road, Glocester, Providence, Rhode Island
Address: Scituate Road
Gender: Female
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Number in Family:
Birth Date: 08 Jun 1868
Birthplace: Rhode Island
GS Film number: 1711780
Citing this Record:
"Rhode Island, State Census, 1935," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MPRW-LX1 : accessed 06 Apr 2014), Lena M Knight, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; citing State Archives, Providence; FHL microfilm .

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KSJ4-PXV
Name: Lena Knight
Titles & Terms:
Event: Census
Event Year: 1940
Event Place: Glocester Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 71
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race (Standardized): White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Wife
Relationship to Head of Household (Standardized): Wife
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Estimated Birth Year: 1869
Residence in 1935: Same House
Enumeration District Number: 4-130
Family Number: 382
Sheet Number and Letter: 17B
Line Number: 64
NARA Publication Number: T627
NARA Roll Number: 3766
Digital Folder Number: 005461761
Image Number: 00075
Collection: United States Census, 1940

They had the following children.

  F i Louisa KNIGHT-1136 was born on 7 Jul 1889. She died on 21 May 1948.
  F ii Alzada KNIGHT-4546 was born on 21 Jun 1890. She died on 31 Mar 1982.
  F iii Cora Lydia KNIGHT-4547 was born on 23 Feb 1892. She died on 28 Oct 1994.
  M iv Edwin Joseph KNIGHT-3836 was born on 7 Dec 1898. He died on 11 Apr 1992.
  M v Osman Erastus KNIGHT-444 was born on 13 Mar 1837. He died on 15 Oct 1914 from Acute Indigestion - Arteriosclerosis.

Samuel Henry KNIGHT [Parents]-445 was born on 18 Nov 1840 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Samuel married Laura D. GREENWOOD-503 on 13 Nov 1860 in Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel Knight
Age: 10
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Household Members: Name Age
Charles N Knight 15  
Harriette Knight 42  
Julin a Knight 17  
Osman Knight 13  
Samuel Knight 10  
Whitman Knight 52  
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_320; Page: 58; Image: 114.

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQW5-T8P
Name: Henry N Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 15
Birth Year (Estimated): 1840
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Whitman Knight  M 57  Massachusetts, United States    
Harriet Knight  F 47  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles W Knight  M 20  Massachusetts, United States    
Osmyn E Knight  M 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Henry N Knight  M 15  Massachusetts, United States    
Anthony Fisher  M 74  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 33
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00585
Collection: Henry N Knight in household of Whitman Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"

1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Henry S Knight
Age in 1860: 20
Birth Year: abt 1840
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1860: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Post Office: Wilbraham
Household Members: Name Age
Henry Alexander 41
Amelia P Alexander 32
Wm P Alexander 11
Julia B Alexander 8
Huldah D Bowles 64
Catharine Mccomire 35
Henry S Knight 20
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; Roll  M653_503; Page: 195; Image: 200; Family History Library Film: 803503.

Name: Henry S Knight
Age (Expanded): 25 years
Birth Year (Estimated): 1840
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Event Place: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
Family Number: 827
Line Number: 39
GS Film number: 0954565
Digital Folder Number: 4286773
Image Number: 00365
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Henry S Knight M 25y Massachusetts
Laura Knight F 24y Massachusetts
Mary Knight F 2y Massachusetts
Adella Knight F 2m Massachusetts
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, State Census, 1865," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQCZ-F3W : accessed 28 Dec 2013), Henry S Knight, 1865.

Laura D. GREENWOOD [Parents] [scrapbook]-503 was born on 4 May 1841 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachsetts. She died on 31 May 1914 in Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts from Cancer of Bowels. She was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts. Laura married Samuel Henry KNIGHT-445 on 13 Nov 1860 in Hadley, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Laura Greenwood
Age: 9
Estimated birth year: abt 1841
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Home in 1850(City,County,State): Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 12
Household Members: Name Age
Lydia Graves 69
Eliza Graves 27
Josiah Washburn 78
Sophia Washburn 80
Alpheus Greenwood 49
Sarah Greenwood 52
Franklin Greenwood 28
Cynthia Greenwood 23
Sarah Greenwood 18
Edward Greenwood 13
Laura Greenwood 9
Danforth Beach 41
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll  M432_320; Page: 51B; Image: 105.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Laura Knight
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842
Age in 1870: 28  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1870: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Race: White  
Gender: Female  
Post Office: Southampton  
Household Members: Name Age
Alphens Greenwood 70  
Sarah Greenwood 72  
Danforth Beach 55  
Rodney Greenwood 72  
Laura Knight 28  
Adella Knight 6  
Merville Clifton 14  
Living with her parents
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M593_621; Page: 252; Image: 45.

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Henry S. Knight
Groom's Birth Date: 1839
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age: 21
Bride's Name: Laura D. Greenwood
Bride's Birth Date: 1841
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age: 19
Marriage Date: 13 Nov 1860
Marriage Place: Hadley, Massachusetts
Groom's Father's Name: Whitman Knight
Groom's Mother's Name: Harriett Knight
Bride's Father's Name: Alpheus Greenwood
Bride's Mother's Name: Mary Greenwood
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: M01418-4
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1433018
Reference Number: p14 No23
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

BURIAL: Laura D. Chadwick in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Laura D. Chadwick
Birth Date: 1841
Death Date: 1914
Cemetery: Pine Hill Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Chester, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Find A Grave. Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi.

DEATH: Laura D. Greenwood Chadwick in the Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
Name: Laura D Greenwood Chadwick
Official Cause of Death: Cancer of Bowels
Race: White
Death Date: 1914
Death Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Source Citation: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Boston, Massachusetts; Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840???1911
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840–1911. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. - Certificate on file

They had the following children.

  F i Mary Camilla KNIGHT-3815 was born on 10 Feb 1863. She died in 1940.
  F ii
Adella KNIGHT-9177 was born in 1864 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts. She died on 6 Jun 1886 in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts from Consumption.

DEATH: Name: Adella Knight
Event Type: Death
Official Cause of Death: Consumption
Event Date: 06 Jun 1886
Event Place: Chester, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Chester, Mass
Address:
Gender: Female
Age: 21
Marital Status: Single
Occupation:
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Westfield, Mass
Birth Year (Estimated): 1865
Burial Date:
Burial Place: Huntington, Mass
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Henry Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Laura Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 373 p 358
GS Film number: 960231
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4223255
Image Number: 392
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7YS-NVM : accessed 14 Jan 2014), Adella Knight, 1886.

Aaron B. DIMOCK [Parents] [scrapbook]-8811 was born on 3 Mar 1803 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 15 Dec 1887 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He was buried in Norwich Hill Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Aaron married Almira KNIGHT-446 on 7 Oct 1829.

Almira KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-446 was born on 27 Jul 1801 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 20 Jul 1870 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She was buried in Norwich HIll Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Almira married Aaron B. DIMOCK-8811 on 7 Oct 1829.

CENSUS: Name: Almira Dimock
Residence: Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 47 years
Estimated birth year: 1803
Birth place: Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Race or color (on document):
Race or color (expanded):
Death month:
Death date:
Film number: 443539
Image number: 00106
Reference number: 41
Dwelling: 24
Household id: 25
Marital status:
Free or slave:
Collection: 1850 United States Census

BURIAL: Almira Dimock in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:Almira Dimock
Maiden Name:Knight
Birth Date:27 Jul 1801
Death Date:20 Jul 1870
Cemetery:Norwich Hill Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place:Huntington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?:N
Spouse:Aaron B Dimock
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.


Samuel Hutchens KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-447 was born on 28 Nov 1802 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 31 Dec 1873 in Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. He was buried in Strawberry Point Cemetery, Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. Samuel married Betsey STEVENS-454 on 16 Feb 1833 in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts.

CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel Knight
Age: 49
Estimated birth year: abt 1801
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 123
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel Knight 49
Mary Knight 76
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll  M432_320; Page: 58B; Image: 119.

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQWP-1BL
Name: Samuel H Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 50
Birth Year (Estimated): 1805
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Samuel H Knight  M 50  Massachusetts, United States    
Betsy S Knight  F 43  Massachusetts, United States    
Lewis H Knight  M 21  Massachusetts, United States    
Laura J Knight  F 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Samuel J Knight  M 17  Massachusetts, United States    
Myron E Knight  M 13  Massachusetts, United States    
John S Knight  M 11  Massachusetts, United States    
Albert H Knight  M 8  Massachusetts, United States    
Catharine E Knight  F 6  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary A Knight  F 3  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles L Knight  M 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Susan E Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 10
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00583
Collection: Samuel H Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"

Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
Name: Saml H Knight
Census Date: 1856
Residence County: Clayton  
Residence State: Iowa  
Locality: Lodomillo  
Birth Location: Massachusetts  
Family Number: 6  
Marital Status: Married  
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1803  
Line: 27  
Roll: IA_50  
Household Members: Name Age
Saml H Knight 53  
Betsy S Knight 44  
Judson Knight 17  
Myron Knight 14  
John Knight 12  
Albert Knight 9  
Cathrine Knight 7  
Alvie Knight 3  
Ellen Knight 1  
Wilson G Stevens 22  
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
 
1860 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel H Knight
Age in 1860: 57  
Birth Year: abt 1803  
Birthplace: Massachusetts  
Home in 1860: Lodomillo, Clayton, Iowa
Gender: Male  
Post Office: Strawberry Point
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel H Knight 57  
Betsey S Knight 48  
Myron E Knight 18  
John S Knight 16  
Albert H Knight 13  
Katy E Knight 11  
Alace M Knight 7  
Ellen S Knight 5  
Source Citation: Year: 1860; Census Place: Lodomillo, Clayton, Iowa; Roll: M653_315; Page: 25; Image: 25.

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel H Knight
Birth Year: abt 1804
Age in 1870: 66
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Home in 1870: Lodomillo, Clayton, Iowa
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Strawberry Point
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel H Knight 66
Betsey S Knight 58
Myron E Knight 28
Ellen S Knight 15
Jennie A Knight 9
Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Lodomillo, Clayton, Iowa; Roll  M593_383; Page: 328A; Image: 385; Family History Library Film: 545882.

Betsey STEVENS [scrapbook]-454 was born on 22 Jan 1812 in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts. She died on 5 Dec 1873 in Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. She was buried in Strawberry Point Cemetery, Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. Betsey married Samuel Hutchens KNIGHT-447 on 16 Feb 1833 in Chester, Hampden, Massachusetts.

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Samuel H. Knight
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Betsey Stevens
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 16 Feb 1833
Marriage Place: Chester,Hampden,Massachusetts
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: M50067-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
Source Film Number: 928224
Reference Number:
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

CENSUS: Name: Betsy S Knight
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: 1812
Gender: Female
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Residence: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 10
Line Number: 6
Film Number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00584
Collection: Massachusetts State Census, 1855

They had the following children.

  M i Lewis Hutchens KNIGHT-455 was born on 21 Jul 1834. He died on 20 Mar 1919.
  M ii Monroe Stevens KNIGHT-456 was born on 6 Jun 1836. He died on 27 Jan 1912 from Endocarditis.
  F iii
Laura Jane KNIGHT-19062 was born in 1837 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.



CENSUS: Name: Laura J Knight
Age: 18
Estimated Birth Year: 1837
Gender: Female
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Residence: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 10
Line Number: 8
Film Number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00583
Collection: Massachusetts State Census, 1855
  M iv
Samuel Judson KNIGHT [scrapbook]-458 was born on 22 Jun 1838 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 23 Sep 1863 in Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. He was buried in Strawbery Point Cemetery, Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa.



CENSUS: 1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Samuel Knight
Age: 12
Estimated birth year: abt 1838
Birth Place: Massachusetts
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 124
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel N Knight 47
Betsey Knight 46
Lewis Knight 16
Munroe Knight 14
Samuel Knight 12
Myron Knight 8
John Knight 6
Albert Knight 3
Catherine Knight 1
Source Citation: Year: 1850; Census Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll  M432_320; Page: 58B; Image: 119.

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQWP-1BR
Name: Samuel J Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 17
Birth Year (Estimated): 1838
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Samuel H Knight  M 50  Massachusetts, United States    
Betsy S Knight  F 43  Massachusetts, United States    
Lewis H Knight  M 21  Massachusetts, United States    
Laura J Knight  F 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Samuel J Knight  M 17  Massachusetts, United States    
Myron E Knight  M 13  Massachusetts, United States    
John S Knight  M 11  Massachusetts, United States    
Albert H Knight  M 8  Massachusetts, United States    
Catharine E Knight  F 6  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary A Knight  F 3  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles L Knight  M 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Susan E Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 10
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00583
Collection: Samuel J Knight in household of Samuel H Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"

Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
Name: Judson Knight
Census Date: 1856
Residence County: Clayton  
Residence State: Iowa  
Locality: Lodomillo  
Birth Location: Massachusetts  
Family Number: 6  
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1839  
Line: 29  
Roll: IA_50  
Household Members: Name Age
Saml H Knight 53  
Betsy S Knight 44  
Judson Knight 17  
Myron Knight 14  
John Knight 12  
Albert Knight 9  
Cathrine Knight 7  
Alvie Knight 3  
Ellen Knight 1  
Wilson G Stevens 22  
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
  M v
Horatio KNIGHT-459 was born on 15 Feb 1841 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 20 Mar 1841 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.
  M vi Myron Elder KNIGHT-460 was born on 19 Feb 1842. He died on 5 Apr 1920.
  M vii John Stevens KNIGHT-461 was born on 13 Mar 1844. He died on 11 Apr 1922 from Cerebral Hemorrhage - Arteriosclerosis.
  M viii Albert Harmon KNIGHT-457 was born on 29 Apr 1845. He died on 26 Mar 1927 from Intestinal obstruction.
  F ix Catherine Elizabeth KNIGHT-462 was born on 2 Jun 1849. She died on 27 Aug 1920.
  F x
Mary Alice KNIGHT [scrapbook]-463 was born on 25 Jul 1852 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 3 Jun 1863 in Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa. She was buried in Strawbery Point Cemetery, Strawberry Point, Clayton, Iowa.



BIRTH: Name: Mary Alice Knight
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 25 Jul 1852
Birthplace: Norwich, Massachusetts
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Saml. H. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Betsey
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02947-0
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1420835
Reference Number: p22 rn 6
Collection: Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915

CENSUS: Name: Mary A Knight
Age: 3
Estimated Birth Year: 1852
Gender: Female
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Residence: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Family Number: 10
Line Number: 14
Film Number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00583
Collection: Massachusetts State Census, 1855
  M xi
Charles L. KNIGHT-19060 was born in 1854 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.



CENSUS: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MQWP-119
Name: Charles L Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1855
Event Place: Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Age: 0
Birth Year (Estimated): 1855
Gender: Male
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Samuel H Knight  M 50  Massachusetts, United States    
Betsy S Knight  F 43  Massachusetts, United States    
Lewis H Knight  M 21  Massachusetts, United States    
Laura J Knight  F 18  Massachusetts, United States    
Samuel J Knight  M 17  Massachusetts, United States    
Myron E Knight  M 13  Massachusetts, United States    
John S Knight  M 11  Massachusetts, United States    
Albert H Knight  M 8  Massachusetts, United States    
Catharine E Knight  F 6  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary A Knight  F 3  Massachusetts, United States    
Charles L Knight  M 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Susan E Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States    
Mary Knight  F 0  Massachusetts, United States  
Family Number: 10
Line Number:
GS Film number: 000953946
Digital Folder Number: 004279342
Image Number: 00583
Collection: Charles L Knight in household of Samuel H Knight, "Massachusetts, State Census, 1855"
  F xii Susan Ellen KNIGHT-464 was born on 29 May 1855. She died on 17 Apr 1928.

Seth PORTER [scrapbook]-5547 was born on 3 Jul 1799 in Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 23 Nov 1875 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He was buried in Norwich Hill Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Seth married Marietta KNIGHT-448 on 25 Jan 1826 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

BIRTH: Name: Seth Porter
Gender: Male
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Birth Date: 03 Jul 1799
Birthplace: HATFIELD,HAMPSHIRE,MASSACHUSETTS
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Silas Porter
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Mary
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50253-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
GS Film number: 186122
Reference ID:
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FZDK-NNP : accessed 03 Jan 2014), Seth Porter, 03 Jul 1799.

CENSUS: Name: Seth Porter
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1850
Event Place: Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 51
Marital Status:
Race (Original):
Race:
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Birth Year (Estimated): 1799
House Number: 114
Family Number: 121
Line Number: 6
Affiliate Publication Number: M432
Affiliate Film Number: 320
GS Film number: 443539
Digital Folder Number: 004199349
Image Number: 00119
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Seth Porter M 51 Massachusetts
Maria Porter F 42 Massachusetts
Oliver D Porter M 18 Massachusetts
James K Porter M 14 Massachusetts
Lucy M Porter F 1 Massachusetts
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MD9Y-SQ3 : accessed 03 Jan 2014), Seth Porter, Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States; citing dwelling 114, family 121, NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 320.

DEATH: Name: Seth Porter
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 23 Nov 1875
Event Place: Huntington, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Huntington, MA
Address:
Gender: Male
Age: 76
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Farmer
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Hatfield
Birth Year (Estimated): 1799
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Silas Porter
Father's Birthplace: Hatfield
Mother's Name: Mary Graves Porter
Mother's Birthplace: Hatfield
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: p16 n22
GS Film number: 960207
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4221422
Image Number: 462
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7PY-8Q7 : accessed 03 Jan 2014), Seth Porter, 1875.

Marietta KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-448 was born on 4 Nov 1805 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 28 Aug 1843 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts from Phthisis pulmonaris. She was buried in Norwich Hill Cemetery, Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Marietta married Seth PORTER-5547 on 25 Jan 1826 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

DEATH: Name: Marietta Porter
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 28 Oct 1843
Event Place: Norwich, Massachusetts
Residence Place: Norwich
Address:
Gender: Female
Age: 38
Marital Status: Married
Occupation:
Birth Date:
Birthplace: Norwich
Birth Year (Estimated): 1805
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Cemetery:
Father's Name: Samuel Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Additional Relatives:
Spouse's Name:
Reference ID: v 8 p 162
GS Film number: 959807
Frame Number:
Digital Folder Number: 4219397
Image Number: 194
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Deaths, 1841-1915," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7RW-K5J : accessed 03 Jan 2014), Marietta Porter, 1843.


Benjamin COIT [scrapbook]-8809 was born on 13 Jan 1806 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He died on 21 Jan 1892 in Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts. He was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts. Benjamin married Alice Lydia KNIGHT-449 on 28 May 1828 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

DEATH: Benjamin Coit in the Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
Name: Benjamin Coit
Gender: Male
Age: 86
Birth Date: abt 1806
Birth Place: Holyoke
Death Date: 21 Jan 1892
Death Place: Holyoke, Massachusetts, USA
Father: Isaac Coit
Mother: Rena Hall
Source Citation: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Boston, Massachusetts; Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840–1911
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: Massachusetts Vital Records, 1840–1911. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1911–1915. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.

BURIAL: Benjamin Coit in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Benjamin Coit
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12 Jan 1806
Birth Place: Huntington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Death Date: 21 Jan 1891
Death Place: Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Father: Isaac Coit
Mother: Ruamy Coit
Spouse: Emily Coit
Children:
Elizabeth Ashley
Edward Coit
Alice Knight Coit
Frances Mari Coit
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.

Alice Lydia KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-449 was born on 7 Sep 1807 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 12 Jan 1831 in Hampshire County, Massachusetts. She was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden, Massachusetts. Alice married Benjamin COIT-8809 on 28 May 1828 in Norwich, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

BIOGRAPHY: History and Genealogy of the Families of Chesterfield Massachusetts
1762-1962
Published by The Town of Chesterfield, Massachusetts
1962 - Page 91

MARRIAGE: Alice Knight in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name: Alice Knight
Event Type: Marriage
Marriage Date: 28 May 1828
Marriage Place: Huntington, Massachusetts
Spouse Name: Benjamin Coit
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records. Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).

BURIAL: Alice Coit in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Alice Coit
Maiden Name: Knight
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 7 Sep 1808
Birth Place: Huntington, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Death Date: 12 Jan 1831
Death Place: Norwich, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Cemetery: Elmwood Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Has Bio?: Y
Children: Edward Coit
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.


Samuel Dwight GRAVES [Parents] [scrapbook]-3962 was born on 5 Feb 1802 in Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He entered into a marriage contract on 27 Oct 1831. He died on 8 Dec 1857 in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts. He was buried in Village Hill Cemetery, Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Samuel married Rizpah KNIGHT-450 on 1 Oct 1831 in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

BIOGRAPHY: Genealogy of the Graves Family in America
Three Vols.
By John Card Graves, M. A.,
Published at Buffalo, N. Y. by
Baker, Jones & Co.
1896 - Page 146

The Descendants of  John Porter of Windsor, Conn.
1635 - 9
Compiled by Henry Porter Andrews
Vol. I - II
Saratoga Springs
G. W. Ball, Book and Job Printers
1893 - Page 597

Thomas Graves
1645 Settler of Hartford, Connecticut and Hatfield,Massachusetts
and his Descendants
Revised 1 Dec. 2005, Gen. 168
Samuel Dwight Graves (779) was born 5 Feb. 1802 in Hatfield, Mass., and died 8 Dec. 1857.  He married Rizpah Knight on 27 Oct. 1831.  She was born 26 July 1809, and died 11 June 1886.  She was the daughter of Samuel Knight of Norwich, now Huntington, Mass.  They lived in Williamsburg, Mass.

DEATH: Name: Samuel D. Graves
Gender: Male
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 08 Dec 1857
Death Place: Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Age: 55
Birth Date: 1802
Birthplace: Hatfield
Occupation: Farmer
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Graves
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Eunice Graves
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B06696-5
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 960173
Reference Number: v 112 p 45
Collection: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910

Rizpah KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-450 was born on 26 Jul 1809 in Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 11 Jun 1886 in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She was buried in Village Hill Cemetery, Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts. Rizpah married Samuel Dwight GRAVES-3962 on 1 Oct 1831 in Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts.

BIOGRAPHY: Genealogy of the Graves Family in America
Three Vols.
By John Card Graves, M. A.,
Published at Buffalo, N. Y. by
Baker, Jones & Co.
1896 - Page 146

The Descendants of  John Porter of Windsor, Conn.
1635 - 9
Compiled by Henry Porter Andrews
Vol. I - II
Saratoga Springs
G. W. Ball, Book and Job Printers
1893 - Page 597

MARRIAGE: Groom's Name: Saml. D. Graves
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Rizpah Knight
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 01 Oct 1831
Marriage Place: Williamsburg, Hampshire, Massachusetts
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: I01315-0
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 760643
Reference Number: 3
Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910

DEATH: Name: Rizpah Knight Graves
Gender: Female
Burial Date:
Burial Place:
Death Date: 11 Jan 1887
Death Place:
Age: 77
Birth Date: 1810
Birthplace:
Occupation:
Race:
Marital Status:
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Samuel Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Mary Knight
Mother's Birthplace:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I00997-7
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
Source Film Number: 1872265
Reference Number: item 2 p 29
Collection: Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910

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