Knight Family Tree - aqwg435

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


William Cleveland KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6201 was born on 16 Dec 1884 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 10 May 1964 in Laurens County, South Carolina from Coronary failure. He was buried in Princeton Baptist Church Cemetery, Princeton, Laurens, South Carolina. William married Allie DAVIS-6196.

DEATH: William Cleveland Knight in the South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965
Name: William Cleveland Knight
Official Cause of Death: Coronary failure
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age: 79
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1884
Birth Place: South Carolina
Death Date: 9 May 1964
Death Place: South Carolina, USA
Father: William Neal Knight
Mother: Janie McKnight
Spouse: Allie Davis Knight
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; Year Range: 1962-1965; Death County or Certificate Range: 006433 - 008099
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1965 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: South Carolina Department of Archives and History. South Carolina Death Records, South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. - Certificate on file

BURIAL: William Cleveland Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: William Cleveland Knight
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 16 Dec 1884
Birth Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Death Date: 10 May 1964
Death Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Cemetery: Princeton Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Princeton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Allie Knight
Children: Capers Walter Knight
Lillian Tumblin
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.

Allie DAVIS [scrapbook]-6196 was born on 13 Apr 1895 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 13 May 1977 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She was buried in Princeton Baptist Church Cemetery, Princeton, Laurens, South Carolina. Allie married William Cleveland KNIGHT-6201.

BURIAL: Allie Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Allie Knight
Maiden Name: Davis
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 13 Apr 1895
Birth Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Death Date: 13 May 1977
Death Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Cemetery: Princeton Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Princeton, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: William Cleveland Knight
Children:
Capers Walter Knight
Lillian Tumblin
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.

BIRTH: Allie Davis in the South Carolina, Delayed Birth Records, 1766-1900 and City of Charleston, South Carolina, Birth Records, 1877-1901
Name: Allie Davis
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 13 Apr 1895
Birthplace: Laurens, South Carolina
Father: John Franklin Davis
Mother: Annie Lillian Woods
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, Delayed Birth Records, 1766-1900 and City of Charleston, South Carolina, Birth Records, 1877-1901 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
Original data: South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina.

They had the following children.

  F i Lillian KNIGHT-32460 was born on 7 Oct 1914. She died on 31 Oct 2014.
  M ii Capers Walter KNIGHT-36999 was born on 29 Mar 1923. He died on 12 Mar 2003.
  M iii William Allen KNIGHT-37270 was born on 18 Aug 1929. He died on 21 Jun 2011.

Lawrence Calfee KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6202 was born on 27 Sep 1888 in Laurens, South Carolina. He died on 12 May 1949 in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina. He was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina. Lawrence married Eve B. KNIGHT-6197.

DEATH: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FPM4-VL2
Name: Laurence Calfee Knight
Event Date: 05 Dec 1949
Event Place: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina
Gender: Male
Race: White
Age (Original): 61y
Birth Year (Estimated): 1888
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Eve Knight
Father's Name: M.N. Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Janie Mcknight
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Address:
Residence Place:
Cemetery:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Funeral Home:
Informant's Name:
Additional Relatives:
GS Film number: 2399065
Reference ID: 49-016063
Collection: Laurence Calfee Knight, "South Carolina, Deaths, 1944-1955"

DRAFT: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KZ63-NJ9
Name: Lauren Calfe Knight
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 27 Sep 1888
Birthplace: Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1877672
Digital Folder Number: 005152315
Image Number: 01017
Collection: Lauren Calfe Knight, "United States, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Eve B. KNIGHT-6197 was born on 20 Aug 1898 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 17 Feb 1976 in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina. She was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina. Eve married Lawrence Calfee KNIGHT-6202.


William Neal KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6220 was born on 19 Apr 1853 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 18 Apr 1927 in Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina. He was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina. William married Parmelia Jane MCKNIGHT-6219 on 11 Mar 1875 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

DEATH: Name: William Neal Knight
Event Date: 18 Apr 1927
Event Place: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina
Gender: Male
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Age (Original): 73y 11m 29d
Birth Year (Estimated):
Birth Date: 19 Apr 1853
Birthplace: Laurens Co., S.C.
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Sanford Knight
Father's Birthplace: Laurens Co., S.C.
Mother's Name: Jane Anderson
Mother's Birthplace: Laurens Co., S.C.
Occupation: Farmer
Address:
Residence Place:
Cemetery: Friendship
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 20 Apr 1927
Funeral Home:
Informant's Name:
Informant's Name (Original):
GS Film number: 1913678
Digital Folder Number: 4177631
Image Number: 584
Reference ID: cn 5548
Citing this Record:
"South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1943," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N9N2-Z8P : accessed 27 Oct 2014), Sanford Knight in entry for William Neal Knight, 18 Apr 1927; citing Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, cn 5548, Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia; FHL microfilm 1913678.

BURIAL: W. N. Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: W. N. Knight
Birth Date: 19 Apr 1853
Death Date: 18 Apr 1927
Cemetery: Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Hickory Tavern, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Spouse: Permelia J. Knight
Children:
Jefferson Broadus Knight
Malinda Abercrombie
Eulalia Helen 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.

OBITUARY: W Neal Knight in the Web: Greenville County, South Carolina, U.S., Obituary Index, 1901-1975
Name: W Neal Knight
Age: 74
Birth Date: abt 1853
Death Date: Abt 1927
Death Place: Laurens
Publication Date: 20 Apr 1927
Publication Place: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA
Source Citation: Greenville County Library System; Greenville, South Carolina
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Web: Greenville County, South Carolina, U.S., Obituary Index, 1901-1975 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Obituary Index of the Greenville News. Greenville County Library System. http://www.greenvillelibrary.org/index.php/Obituary-Index.html: accessed 30 March 2013.

Parmelia Jane MCKNIGHT [scrapbook]-6219 was born on 15 Mar 1848 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 25 Dec 1936 in Laurens, Laurens, South Carolina. She was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina. Parmelia married William Neal KNIGHT-6220 on 11 Mar 1875 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

BURIAL: Permelia J. Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Permelia J. Knight
Birth Date: 15 Mar 1848
Death Date: 25 Dec 1936
Cemetery: Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Hickory Tavern, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Father: Andrew Flournoy McKnight
Mother: Permellia McKnight
Spouse: W. N. Knight
Children:
Jefferson Broadus Knight
Malinda Abercrombie
Eulalia Helen 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.

DEATH: Permelia J Knight in the South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1968
Name: Permelia J Knight
[Permelia J McKnight]
Official Cause of Death: Organic Heart Disease - Mitral Regurgitation
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 88
Birth Date: 1848
Death Date: 25 Dec 1936
Death Place: Sullivan, Laurens, South Carolina, USA
Death Registration Place : South Carolina, USA
Father: Andrew McKnight
Mother: McKnight
Certificate Number: 021212
Volume Number: 43
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1925-1949; Death County or Certificate Range: Laurens
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: South Carolina Department of Archives and History. South Carolina Death Records, South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina, USA. - Certificate on file

They had the following children.

  F i
Eulalia Helen KNIGHT [scrapbook]-6218 was born on 15 Mar 1875 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 12 Sep 1895 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina.
  F ii Malinda Jane KNIGHT-6217 was born on 1 Mar 1877. She died on 16 Nov 1973.
  M iii
Andrew Flourney KNIGHT [scrapbook]-6216 was born on 17 Jan 1879 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 22 Dec 1880 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina.



BURIAL: A Flourney Knight in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name:A Flourney Knight
Birth Date:17 Jan 1879
Death Date:22 Dec 1880
Cemetery:Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place:Hickory Tavern, Laurens County, South Carolina, 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.
  M iv
Jefferson Broadus KNIGHT [scrapbook]-6199 was born on 3 Nov 1880 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 15 Dec 1907 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina.



MEDIA: MK3245 - Jefferson Broadus Knight s/o William Neal & Parmelia Jane McKnight Knight - Reid-Manley/Ogle-Bridges/Griffin-Moser Family Tree - Public Trees Ancestry

CENSUS: Name: Jefferson B Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1900
Event Place: Sullivan Township Princeton village (part), Laurens, South Carolina, United States
District: 60
Gender: Male
Age: 20
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Number of Living Children:
Years Married:
Birth Date: Nov 1880
Birthplace: South Carolina
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother of how many children:
Sheet Number and Letter: 22B
Household ID: 423
Line Number: 80
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T623
GS Film Number: 1241534
Digital Folder Number: 004120567
Image Number: 00064
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
William Knight Head M 47 South Carolina
Permelia Knight Wife F 52 South Carolina
Jefferson B Knight Son M 20 South Carolina
Frank M Knight Son M 18 South Carolina
William C Knight Son M 16 South Carolina
Laurence Knight Son M 12 South Carolina
David T Knight Son M 9 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3T4-8FV : accessed 27 March 2017), Jefferson B Knight in household of William Knight, Sullivan Township Princeton village (part), Laurens, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 60, sheet 22B, family 423, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,534.

BURIAL: Name: J B Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1907
Event Place: Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date: 03 Nov 1880
Death Date: 15 Dec 1907
Affiliate Record Identifier: 95838351
Cemetery: Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL2-KT1V : 13 December 2015), J B Knight, 1907; Burial, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina, United States of America, Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery; citing record ID 95838351, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
  M v Frank Arthur KNIGHT-6200 was born on 18 Sep 1883. He died on 22 Jan 1945.
  M vi William Cleveland KNIGHT-6201 was born on 16 Dec 1884. He died on 10 May 1964 from Coronary failure.
  M vii Lawrence Calfee KNIGHT-6202 was born on 27 Sep 1888. He died on 12 May 1949.
  M viii David Todd KNIGHT-6203 was born on 11 Apr 1891. He died on 15 Nov 1950.

John Lafayette PITTS [scrapbook]-6204 was born on 29 May 1871 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 5 Mar 1904 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Friendship Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Hickory Tavern, Laurens, South Carolina. John married Malinda Jane KNIGHT-6217.

Malinda Jane KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6217 was born on 1 Mar 1877 in Sullivan, Laurens, South Carolina. She died on 16 Nov 1973 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She was buried in Friendship Church Cemetery, Laurens County, South Carolina. Malinda married John Lafayette PITTS-6204.


John Broadus KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6206 was born on 11 Apr 1879 in Greenville County, South Carolina. He died on 4 Nov 1950 in Dunklin, Greenville, South Carolina. He was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. John married Winifred Katherine JONES-27602.

DRAFT: Name: John Broadus Knight
Event Type: Draft Registration
Event Date: 1917-1918
Event Place: Greenville County no 2, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04 Nov 1879
Birthplace: , , United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards
Affiliate Publication Number: M1509
GS Film number: 1877664
Digital Folder Number: 005152307
Image Number: 03093
Citing this Record:
"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KZ69-154 : accessed 14 Nov 2013), John Broadus Knight, 1917-1918; citing Greenville County no 2, South Carolina, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d); FHL microfilm 1877664.

DEATH: Name: John Broadus Sr. Knight
Event Date: 04 Nov 1950
Event Place: Honea Path, Dunklin, Greenville, South Carolina
Gender: Male
Race (Original):
Race:
Age (Original): 71y
Birth Year (Estimated): 1879
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Katherine Jones Knight
Father's Name: James Edward Knight
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Eugenia Arnold
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation:
Address:
Residence Place:
Cemetery:
Burial Place:
Burial Date:
Funeral Home:
Informant's Name:
Additional Relatives:
GS Film number: 2399204
Reference ID: cn 50-014609
Citing this Record:
"South Carolina Deaths, 1944-1955," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FG1X-TKK : accessed 14 Nov 2013), John Broadus Sr. Knight, 04 Nov 1950.

CENSUS: Name: Broadus Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 23 Dunklin Township (west part), Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Birth Date: Nov 1879
Birthplace: South Carolina
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Single
Years Married:
Marriage Year (Estimated):
Mother of how many children:
Number of Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Page: 16
Sheet Letter: B
Family Number: 278
Reference ID: 56
GS Film number: 1241529
Digital Folder Number: 004120558
Image Number: 00286
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head J E Knight M 45 South Carolina
Wife Jenie Knight F 44 South Carolina
Son Broadus Knight M 21 South Carolina
Daughter Kempie Knight F 19 South Carolina
Daughter Senie Knight F 17 South Carolina
Daughter Nellie Knight F 14 South Carolina
Son Pelham Knight M 11 South Carolina
Daughter Olive Knight F 8 South Carolina
Son Eddie Knight M 6 South Carolina
Son Arnold Knight M 6 South Carolina
Son Roy Knight M 2 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M3R1-QQH : accessed 14 Nov 2013), Broadus Knight in household of J E Knight, ED 23 Dunklin Township (west part), Greenville, South Carolina, United States; citing sheet 16B, family 278, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241529.

Name: J Brodus Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Event Place: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States
District: 0030
Gender: Male
Age: 50
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Birth Year (Estimated): 1880
Birthplace: South Carolina
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina
Sheet Number and Letter: 3A
Household ID: 63
Line Number: 49
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: T626
Affiliate Film Number: 2199
GS Film number: 2341933
Digital Folder Number: 004547328
Image Number: 00010
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head J Brodus Knight M 50 South Carolina
Wife Kate J Knight F 50 South Carolina
Daughter Katherine Knight F 19 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/SPC6-YW7 : accessed 14 Nov 2013), J Brodus Knight, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0030, sheet , family 63, NARA microfilm publication .

Name: John B Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Dunklin Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 60
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: South Carolina
Birth Year (Estimated): 1880
Last Place of Residence: Same Place
District: 23-23
Family Number: 137
Sheet Number and Letter: 9B
Line Number: 53
Affiliate Publication Number: T627
Affiliate Film Number: 3811
Digital Folder Number: 005461902
Image Number: 00822
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head John B Knight M 60 South Carolina
Wife Kate J Knight F 60 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K4DH-TSF : accessed 14 Nov 2013), John B Knight, Dunklin Township, Greenville, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 23-23, sheet 9B, family 137, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 3811.

MEDIA: MK5031 - John Broadus Knight s/o James Edward & Martha Eugenia Arnold Knight - All Public Member Photos

Winifred Katherine JONES-27602 was born on 29 Mar 1880 in Mount Carmel, McCormick, South Carolina. She died on 12 Oct 1972 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Winifred married John Broadus KNIGHT-6206.

N.A.F.H.: Kate Jones in the North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000
Name: Kate Jones
Gender: Female
Father: Barrett Seiber Jones
Mother: Frances Taliaferro Smith
Spouse: John Broadus Knight
Source Citation: Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 071
Source Information: Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.

OBITUARY: Katherine Jones Knight in the Web: Birmingham, Alabama, Obituary Index, 1930-1996
Name: Katherine Jones Knight
Publication Date: 13 Oct 1972
Publication Place: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Death Date: Abt 1972
Notes: Edition: Section: Page: 51
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Web: Birmingham, Alabama, Obituary Index, 1930-1996 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
Original data: Obituary Index. Birmingham Area Newspapers. Birmingham Public Library. http://bpldb.bplonline.org/db/obituaries.

BIOGRAPHY: Mrs. Kate Jones Knight in the Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books (152 Vols.)
Name: Mrs. Kate Jones Knight
[Mrs. Kate Jones Jones]
Gender: Female
Birth Place: Mount Carmel, S. C.
Relative: John Floyd.
Father: Barrett Seiber Jones
Mother: Frances Taliaferro Smith
Spouse: John Broadus Knight
Comments: Mrs. Kate Jones Knight.DAR ID Number: 70199; Born in Mount Carmel, S. C. ; Wife of John Broadus Knight. ; Descendant of John Floyd. ; Daughter of Barrett Seiber Jones and Frances Taliaferro Smith, his wife. ; Granddaughter of Joshua Whitmore Jones and Ophelia Partlow, his wife. ; Gr-granddaughter of Charles Jones and Rebeoca Floyd, his wife. ; Gr-gr-granddaughter of John Floyd and Nancy Andrews, his wife. ; John Floyd (1758-1836) was placed on the pension roll, 1834, from Newberry District, S. C., for service as private, North Carolina militia. He was born in Mecklenburg County, Va.; died in Newberry, S. C.
DAR ID. Number: 70199
Source Information: National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution. Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books (152 Vols.) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2000.
Original data: National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution. Lineage Books of the Charter Members of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Vol. I-CLII (152). Note on Publishing: Since this database represents a compilation of 151 volumes, the years and locations of copyright information varies, according to each volume, i.e. Volume 8 was published in 1899 in Washington, D.C., volume 63 was published in 1923, also in Washington, D.C., and volume 152 was published in 1938, also in Washington, D.C.

DEATH: Katherine Jones Knight in the South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1968
Name: Katherine Jones Knight
Gender: Female
Death Registration Place : South Carolina, USA
Spouse: John B Knight
Certificate Number: 014609
Wills and Probates: Search for Katherine Jones Knight in South Carolina Wills & Probates collection
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1950-1961; Death County or Certificate Range: Greenville
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, Death Records, 1821-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.
Original data: South Carolina. South Carolina death records. Columbia, SC, USA: South Carolina Department of Archives and History. South Carolina Death Records, South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina, USA.

They had the following children.

  M i John Broadus KNIGHT-35452 was born on 18 Oct 1906. He died on 29 Mar 1995.
  F ii Katherine Jones KNIGHT-27608 was born on 22 Apr 1911. She died on 11 Nov 2004.

Marion Lee POWELL [scrapbook]-35453 was born on 11 Sep 1879 in Bennettsville, Marlboro, South Carolina. He died on 17 May 1955. Marion married Winifred Camp KNIGHT-6207 on 29 Aug 1908.

MEDIA: MK5032 - Marion Lee Powell h/o Winifred Kempie Knight - All Public Member Photos
MK5632 - James, Eugenia & Marion Lee Powell h/o Winifred Camp Knight - Public Member Photos

Winifred Camp KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6207 was born on 5 Sep 1881 in Pelzer, Anderson, South Carolina. She died on 15 Jun 1966 in Florence, Florence, South Carolina. Winifred married Marion Lee POWELL-35453 on 29 Aug 1908.

MEDIA: MK5067 - Winifred Kempie Knight d/o James Edward & Martha Eugenia Arnold Knight - All Public Member Photos


James STONE-6208 was born in 1822 in Laurens County, South Carolina. James married Sarah Elizabeth KNIGHT-6228.

Sarah Elizabeth KNIGHT [Parents]-6228 was born in 1822 in Laurens County, South Carolina. Sarah married James STONE-6208.


John F. KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-13490 was born on 4 Mar 1795 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 14 Mar 1875 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina. John married Mary Jane JONES "Polly"-6254.

CENSUS: Name: John Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Event Place: Laurens county, Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 56
Race: White
Race (Original):
Birth Year (Estimated): 1794
Birthplace: South Carolina
Household ID: 1562
House Number: 1562
Line Number: 30
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M432
Affiliate Film Number: 855
GS Film Number: 444818
Digital Folder Number: 004205408
Image Number: 00203
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John Knight M 56 South Carolina
Mary Knight F 57 South Carolina
John Knight M 18 South Carolina
Martha C Knight F 15 South Carolina
Berry E Knight M 12 South Carolina
Cleo P Knight F 9 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1850," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8QJ-R2D : accessed 27 Oct 2014), John Knight, Laurens county, Laurens, South Carolina, United States; citing family 1562, NARA microfilm publication M432.

Name: Jno Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1860
Event Place: [Blank], Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 65
Race: White
Race (Original): [Blank]
Birth Year (Estimated): 1795
Birthplace: South Carolina
Page: 71
Household ID: 549
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M653
GS Film Number: 805222
Digital Folder Number: 004296162
Image Number: 00075
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Jno Knight M 65 South Carolina
Mary Knight F 60 South Carolina
Caroline Knight F 30 South Carolina
H Knight M 8 South Carolina
Nancy Knight F 4 South Carolina
Foster Saxon M 30 South Carolina
Wm Arnold M 15 South Carolina
J C Arnold M 13 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1860," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZT8-GZD : accessed 27 Oct 2014), Jno Knight, [Blank], Laurens, South Carolina, United States; citing "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," Fold3.com; p. 71, household ID 549, NARA microfilm publication M653; FHL microfilm 805222.

Name: John Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1870
Event Place: South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 75
Race: White
Race (Original): W
Birth Year (Estimated): 1794-1795
Birthplace: South Carolina, United States
Page Number: 99
Household ID: 760
Line Number: 12
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M593
GS Film number: 000553000
Digital Folder Number: 004275964
Image Number: 00450
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
John Knight M 75 South Carolina, United States
Mary Knight F 71 South Carolina, United States
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8R2-B4X : accessed 27 Oct 2014), John Knight, South Carolina, United States; citing p. 99, family 760, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000553000.

OBITUARY: John Knight died at his residence in Laurens county, S, C., on the 14th of March 1875. He was born on the 4th of March 1795. He married Mary Jones, which whom he raised nine children. About the year 1821 he was baptized by Elder Jonathan Dewees, and was received into the Columbia Baptist Church. Subsequently, he removed his membership to Poplar Spring, where he was useful member till his death. A widow, six children, a large number of grandchildren and many friends are left to drop affection’s tear… A. C. S. Laurens Herald, please copy, and forward bill to Dr. W. J. Ballentine and Berry Knight, executors. – Ancestry.com

Mary Jane "Polly" JONES [scrapbook]-6254 was born in 1793 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 29 Aug 1885 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She was buried in Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina. Polly married John F. KNIGHT-13490.

They had the following children.

  F i Sarah Elizabeth KNIGHT-6228 was born in 1822.
  F ii
Amaziah Emily KNIGHT-6209 was born on 26 Jan 1824 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 25 May 1859.
  M iii Sanford Vandiver KNIGHT-6233 was born on 26 May 1826. He died on 15 Aug 1904.
  F iv Mary Jane KNIGHT-6210 was born on 15 Feb 1829. She died on 20 Jun 1893.
  M v John Willis KNIGHT-6260 was born on 28 Apr 1831. He died on 27 Dec 1856.
  M vi
Isaac Teague KNIGHT [scrapbook]-6259 was born on 17 Nov 1833 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 29 Apr 1834 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina.
  F vii Martha Katura KNIGHT-6213 was born on 25 Jun 1835. She died on 8 Apr 1910.
  M viii Berry Edwin KNIGHT-6255 was born on 14 Feb 1838. He died on 11 Jan 1911.
  F ix Cleopatra Hassletine Victoria Emaline KNIGHT-6257 was born on 30 Dec 1841. She died on 7 Jul 1917.

Minus Hillary MURFF [scrapbook]-6211 was born on 8 Jun 1820 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 24 Jun 1894 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Ware, Laurens, South Carolina. Minus married Mary Jane KNIGHT-6210.

BURIAL: Minus Hillary Murff in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Minus Hillary Murff
Birth Date: 8 Jun 1820
Death Date: 24 Jun 1894
Cemetery: Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Ware Shoals, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Father: Randolph S. Murff
Mother: Elizabeth Murff
Spouse: Mary Jane Murff
Children:
Elizabeth Alice Murff
Wiley Minus Murff
Tallulah Mae Moore
Mattie Kay
William Berry Murff
Mary Etta Balentine
Ella Ray
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.

MILITARY: M H Murff in the U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865
Name: M H Murff
Enlistment Rank: Private
Muster Place: South Carolina
Muster Company: A
Muster Regiment: 6th Cavalry
Muster Regiment Type: Cavalry
Muster Information: Enlisted
Side of War: Confederacy
Title: Index to Compiled Confederate Military Service Records
Source Citation: Historical Data Systems, Inc.; Duxbury, MA 02331; American Civil War Research Database
Source Information: Historical Data Systems, comp. U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2009.

M H Murff in the U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865
Name: M H Murff
Enlistment Date: 1 Aug 1863
Enlistment Place: Boyds Old Field
Rank: Private
Military Unit: Fifth State Troops (Six Months, 1863-64) J-Z
Source Citation: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of South Carolina; Series Number: M267; Roll: 200
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. U.S., Confederate Soldiers Compiled Service Records, 1861-1865 provided by Fold3 © Copyright 2011 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.

BIOGRAPHY: M H Murff in the South Carolina, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980
Name: M H Murff
Probate Date: 12 Oct 1894
Probate Place: Laurens, South Carolina, USA
Inferred Death Year: Abt 1894
Inferred Death Place: South Carolina, USA
Table of Contents 23 images
Cover Page: 1
Petition Papers: 2 - 6
Administration Papers: 7 - 12
Inventory Papers: 13 - 23
Source Citation: Author: South Carolina. Probate Court (Laurens County); Probate Place: Laurens, South Carolina
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015.
Original data: South Carolina County, District and Probate Courts.

Mary Jane KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6210 was born on 15 Feb 1829 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 20 Jun 1893 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She was buried in Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Ware, Laurens, South Carolina. Mary married Minus Hillary MURFF-6211.

BURIAL: Mary Jane Murff in the U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
Name: Mary Jane Murff
Birth Date: 15 Feb 1829
Birth Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Death Date: 20 Jun 1893
Death Place: Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Cemetery: Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Burial or Cremation Place: Ware Shoals, Laurens County, South Carolina, United States of America
Has Bio?: N
Father: John Knight
Mother: Mary Jane Knight
Spouse: Minus Hillary Murff
Children:
Elizabeth Alice Murff
Wiley Minus Murff
Tallulah Mae Moore
Mattie Kay
William Berry Murff
Mary Etta Balentine
Ella Ray
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: Mary Ann Murff in the South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1968
Name: Mary Ann Murff
Gender: Female
Death Registration Place : South Carolina, USA
Spouse: Minn Hill Murff
Child: Wiley M Murff
Certificate Number: 017494
Source Citation: South Carolina Department of Archives and History; Columbia, South Carolina; South Carolina Death Records; Year Range: 1925-1949; Death County or Certificate Range: Abbeville
Source Information: Ancestry.com. South Carolina, U.S., Death Records, 1821-1968 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.

OBITUARY: Mary J. Murff in the U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current
Name: Mary J. Murff
Gender: Female
Death Age: 64
Birth Date: abt 1829
Death Date: Abt 1893
Death Place: Laurena County
Obituary Date: 5 Jul 1893
Obituary Place: Anderson, South Carolina, United States of America
Spouse: Minos H. Murff
Source Citation: The Intelligencer; Publication Date: 5 Jul 1893; Publication Place: Anderson, South Carolina, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/76768443/?article=9aa9a22c-09e7-4cd7-bbd0-306ba593b5a1&focus=0.45623374,0.40845284,0.56710273,0.46709818&xid=3355
Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2019.

The Intelligencer
Anderson, South Carolina
5 July 1893 (Wednesday)
Obituary
Mrs. Mary J. Murff died at the residence of her husband, Mr. Minos H. Murff, in Laurens County, on the 20th ult., very suddenly, having been in her usual health, up to the time of her departure. She was 64 years of age and leaves a husband, six daughters and two sons. She was buried at Popular Springs Church, of which she was a member, Rev. A. C. Stepp conducting the funeral services. Mrs. Murff was an excellent Christian wife and mother, and her loss will be severely felt in the home circle. – Newspapers.com

They had the following children.

  F i Katturah Marjie MURFF-26939 was born on 26 Dec 1858. She died on 29 Mar 1949.

John Willis KNIGHT [Parents] [scrapbook]-6260 was born on 28 Apr 1831 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 27 Dec 1856 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina. John married Nancy Carolina BOLT-6212.

BURIAL: Name: John W Knight
Maiden Name:
Event Type: Burial
Event Date: 1856
Event Place: Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina, United States of America
Photograph Included: Y
Birth Date: 28 Apr 1831
Death Date: 27 Dec 1856
Affiliate Record Identifier: 100711887
Cemetery: Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery
Citing this Record:
"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVL2-21GY : 13 December 2015), John W Knight, 1856; Burial, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina, United States of America, Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery; citing record ID 100711887, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.

CENSUS: Name: John Knight
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1850
Event Place: Laurens county, Laurens, South Carolina, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 18
Race: White
Race (Original):
Birth Year (Estimated): 1832
Birthplace: South Carolina
Household ID: 1562
House Number: 1562
Line Number: 32
Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
Affiliate Publication Number: M432
Affiliate Film Number: 855
GS Film Number: 444818
Digital Folder Number: 004205408
Image Number: 00203
Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
John Knight M 56 South Carolina
Mary Knight F 57 South Carolina
John Knight M 18 South Carolina
Martha C Knight F 15 South Carolina
Berry E Knight M 12 South Carolina
Cleo P Knight F 9 South Carolina
Citing this Record:
"United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M8QJ-R2X : 9 November 2014), John Knight in household of John Knight, Laurens county, Laurens, South Carolina, United States; citing family 1562, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

Nancy Carolina BOLT [scrapbook]-6212 was born on 6 Sep 1829 in Laurens County, South Carolina. She died on 11 Sep 1910 in Waterloo, Laurens, South Carolina. She was buried in Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina. Nancy married John Willis KNIGHT-6260.

They had the following children.

  F i
Hazeltine KNIGHT-37153 was born in 1853 in Laurens County, South Carolina.
  M ii
James Edwin KNIGHT [scrapbook]-32394 was born on 24 May 1854 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He died on 8 Jun 1854 in Laurens County, South Carolina. He was buried in Medlock Puckett Knight Cemetery, Ware Shoals, Laurens, South Carolina.
  F iii
Nancy L. KNIGHT-37154 was born in 1856 in Laurens County, South Carolina.

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