Knight Family Tree - aqwg525

Descendants of Richard And Sarah Rogers Knight


Capt. Samuel SEDGWICK [scrapbook]-8109 was born in 1667 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. He died on 24 Mar 1735 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. He was buried in Old Center Cemetery, West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Samuel married Mary HOPKINS-8110.

BURIAL Here Lieth the body
of Capten(?) Samuel
Sedgwick Who died
March the 24 1735
In the 86(?) year of his age

Mary HOPKINS [Parents] [scrapbook]-8110 was born on 24 Nov 1670 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. She died on 14 Sep 1743 in West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. She was buried in Old Center Cemetery, West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Mary married Capt. Samuel SEDGWICK-8109.

They had the following children.

  M i Dea. Benjamin SEDGWICK-8107 was born on 7 Nov 1716. He died on 7 Feb 1757.

Stephen HOPKINS-16764 was born on 25 Sep 1631 in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He died on 6 Nov 1689 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Stephen married Dorcas BRONSON-16765 on 4 Mar 1657 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

BIOGRAPHY: "A DIGEST OF THE EARLY CONNECTICUT PROBATE RECORDS, 1687 TO 1695." COMPILED BY CHARLES WILLIAM MANWARING
Page 16-17-18 Name: Stephen Hopkins Location: Hartford
  Invt. ce51-09-06. Taken 6 November, 1689, by James Steele sen. and Joseph Mygatt. Will dated 28 September, 1689.
  I Stephen Hopkins sen. of Hartford do declare this to be my last Will & Testament: my just debts being paid out of my estate, I give all the remainder of my Moveable Estate, except what I do hereafter give unto my wife Dorcas during her life, and at her deceased my Will is that she bestow it upon my Children as she shall see Meet.  I give her the Use of the new End of my now dwelling house, half the Celler, half the Barn, half my Orchard, and Half the Garden, during her life.  I give unto my wife the Use of my Share of the Mills during her natural Life & the Use of 1/2 of my Lott by Hannison's during life.  I give unto my son John Hopkins, besides what I have already given him, my Lott in the Last Division in Hartford, about 50 acres; also 5 Shillings out of my Estate.  I do give unto my son Stephen Hopkins, besides what I have already given him, my two parcerls of Land in the Meadow called Indian Land, after my wifes decease; also give him 5 Shillings; also give him the Use of 2 acres of my Meadow Division until my son Joseph Comes of age.  I also give unto my sd. son Stephen my Lott on the East Side of the Connecticut River forever.  I give unto my son Ebezener Hopkins my now dwelling house, Barn & Outhouses & Homelott, to have the same as soon as he comes of age, all except what my wife is to have so long as she lives, and at her decease the whole to be his forever.  I give unto my son Joseph Hopkins the 1/2 of my Lott by Hannison's as soon as he comes of age, the other half at my wife' decease, & 5 Shillings.  I give unto my daughter Dorcas Webster 40 Shillings besides what I have already given her.  I give to my daughter Mary Hopkins ce 15 out of my estate when she comes of age.  My will also is that at my wife's decease my sons Stephen, Ebenezer & Joseph do pay unto my daughter Mary 40 shillings apeice.  And my Will also is that at my wife's decease my Right in the Mill shall be equally divided among my Children.  I appoint my wife and four sons, John, Stephen, Ebenezer & Joseph, Executors; and desire my friends John Easton and Joseph Mygatt to be Overseers.
Witness:  James Steele Sen., John Easton,
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Dorcas BRONSON-16765 was born on 19 Dec 1633 in Earls Colne, Essex, England. She died on 13 May 1697 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut. Dorcas married Stephen HOPKINS-16764 on 4 Mar 1657 in Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut.

BIOGRAPHY: (1) Reference to Stephen Hopkins as child in biographical sketch about father, John Hopkins, in outstanding historical series, "The Great Migration Begins...," by Robert Charles Anderson": "CHILDREN: ii STEPHEN HOPKINS, b. say 1633; m. by 1657 Dorcas Brownson, daughter of JOHN BROWNSON {1637, }[Article about the Brownson family by John Isley Coddington, TAG 38:204 (and the sources cited there)
 
(2) BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: See "John Hopkins of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1634, and Some of His Descendants," by Timothy Hopkins (Stanford University Press, Palo Alto, CA, 1932), at pages 11/2. On 26 Feb 1656/7, he was made a freeman of Hartford, CT and he was chosen townsman in 1668 and 1672. He owned a grist mill in Hartford, which was left to his heirs. In response to a proposal of the inhabitants of Mattatuck (Waterbury, Ct), he erected a mill there by 6 Feb 1680 and sent his son John to operate this mill. The will of Stephen Hopkins was dated 28 Sep 1689 and proved 6 Nov Nov 1689. The inventory of estate amounted to over 591 pounds. - Familysearch.org

They had the following children.

  M i Lieutenant John HOPKINS-16762 was born in 1663. He died on 4 Nov 1732.
  F ii Mary HOPKINS-8110 was born on 24 Nov 1670. She died on 14 Sep 1743.

Robert Milton KNIGHT [Parents]-8111 was born on 22 Jan 1949 in Arlington County, Virginia. Robert married Sarah T. KNIGHT-19035.

BIOGRAPHY: U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1
Name: Robert M Knight
Birth Date: 22 Jan 1949
Address: 5701 Wilshire Dr, Warrenton, VA, 20187-9246 (1993)
[RR 6 POB 93, Warrenton, VA, 22186 (1989)]
[2743 Viking Dr # R23, Herndon, VA, 20171-2408]
[RR 6 POB 93, Warrenton, VA, 20187]
[7144 Cavalry Dr, Warrenton, VA, 20187-9187 (1994)]  
Source Information:
Ancestry.com. U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings

Sarah T. KNIGHT-19035 was born on 14 May 1953 in Arlington County, Virginia. Sarah married Robert Milton KNIGHT-8111.

They had the following children.

  F i
Kathleen KNIGHT-8114 was born in 1977 in Arlington County, Virginia.
  F ii
Jennifer KNIGHT-8115 was born in 1980 in Arlington County, Virginia.
  F iii
Laura KNIGHT-8116 was born in 1983 in Arlington County, Virginia.

Luther BACON [Parents]-8121 was born on 17 Dec 1778 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts. Luther married Frances Lucina SIBLEY-8122 on 4 Dec 1800 in Washington, Orange, Vermont.

BIRTH: Name: Luther Bacon
Gender: Male
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Birth Date: 17 Dec 1778
Birthplace: BROOKFIELD,WORCESTER,MASSACHUSETTS
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Asa Bacon
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Rhoda
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50229-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
GS Film number: 0547195 IT 1
Reference ID:
Citing this Record:
"Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQ6J-PDS : accessed 27 January 2015), Luther Bacon, 17 Dec 1778; citing BROOKFIELD,WORCESTER,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0547195 IT 1.

Frances Lucina SIBLEY-8122 was born in 1778 in Orange County, Vermont. She died on 3 Oct 1853 in Dorchester, Norfolk, Massachusetts. Frances married Luther BACON-8121 on 4 Dec 1800 in Washington, Orange, Vermont.

Luther Bacon in the Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908
Name:Luther Bacon
Gender:Male
Marriage Date:4 Dec 1800
Marriage Place:Washington, Vermont, USA
Card Type:Groom
Spouse Name:Sibley Sinai
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: State of Vermont. Vermont Vital Records through 1870. New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts.

BIRTH: Frances L Bacon in the Massachusetts, Death Records, 1841-1915
Name:Frances L Bacon
[Frances L Sibley]
Gender:Female
Age:76
Birth Date:abt 1777
Birth Place:Sutton
Death Date:3 Oct 1853
Death Place:Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA
Father:James Sibley
Mother:Hannah Sibley
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.

They had the following children.

  M i Hiram BACON-8119 was born on 27 Jun 1803. He died on 7 May 1884.

Asa BACON [Parents]-23494 was born on 8 Feb 1738 in Wretham, Norfolk, Massachsetts. He died in 1807 in Northfield, Washington, Vermont. Asa married Rhoda DUNHAM-26619 on 3 Jul 1760 in Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

BIRTH: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQD9-V9V
Name: Asa Bacon
Gender: Male
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Birth Date: 08 Apr 1738
Birthplace: WRENTHAM,NORFOLK,MASSACHUSETTS
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: John Bacon
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Mary
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50011-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
GS Film number: 0253249 V. 1
Reference ID:
Collection: Asa Bacon, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

Rhoda DUNHAM-26619 was born in 1742 in Wrentham, Norfolk, Massaschusetts. She died on 10 Jun 1833 in Northfield, Washington, Vermont. Rhoda married Asa BACON-23494 on 3 Jul 1760 in Wrentham, Norfolk, Massachusetts.

MARRIAGE: Rhoda Dunham in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name:Rhoda Dunham
Event Type:Marriage
Marriage Date:3 Jul 1760
Marriage Place:Brookfield, Massachusetts
Spouse Name:Asa Bacon
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.

  M i Luther BACON-8121 was born on 17 Dec 1778.

John BARBER-8125 was born on 30 Jun 1714 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. He died on 7 Jan 1777 in Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts. John married Lydia STIMPSON-8126 on 7 Oct 1736 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

John Barber in the Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988
Name:John Barber
Event Type:Birth
Birth Date:30 Jun 1714
Birth Place:Boston, Massachusetts
Father Name:Thomas Barber
Mother Name:Eliza
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).

Lydia STIMPSON-8126 was born on 7 Feb 1722 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. She died in 1776 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts. Lydia married John BARBER-8125 on 7 Oct 1736 in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts.

MARRIAGE: John Barber in the Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850
Name:John Barber
Gender:Male
Spouse:Lydia Stimpson
Marriage Date:7 Oct 1736
City:Boston
County:Suffolk
Source:Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, Film # 0818093-0818095.
Source Information: Ancestry.com. Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, comp. Massachusetts, Marriages, 1633-1850. With some noted exceptions all marriage records in this collection can be found at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, and may be available through Family History Centers throughout the United States. See table below for information listed.

They had the following children.

  M i Silas BARBER-8123 was born on 7 Apr 1754. He died on 19 Apr 1850.

Elisha WINCHELL-8129 was born on 17 Aug 1728 in Simsbury, Hartford, Conneticut. He died on 12 Jun 1798 in Windsor, Hartford, Conneticut. Elisha married Mary THRALL-8130.

Mary THRALL-8130 was born on 21 May 1730 in Windsor, Hartford, Conneticut. She died on 2 Oct 1824 in Windsor, Hartford, Conneticut. Mary married Elisha WINCHELL-8129.

They had the following children.

  M i Grove WINCHELL-8127 was born on 13 Dec 1761. He died on 12 Jul 1846.

Samuel KNIGHT [Parents]-29333 was born on 20 Feb 1757 in Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire. He died on 9 Feb 1846 in Warren, Grafton County, New Hampshire. He was buried in Pine Hill Cemetery, Warren, Grafton, New Hampshire. Samuel married Sarah BRADLEY-7671 on 20 Aug 1778.

BIOGRAPHY: All this according to the "History of Warren; A Mountain Hamlet" by William Little (1870).
He came to Warren between 1782-88. Was a soldier in the Revolutionary War and was at the Battle of Bunker Hill. Samuel built a cabin near Pine Hill and he was a man of pleasant adventures and a narrator of wild and startling traditions. He was brave and fought a bear or two and helped muster in the boys for the War of 1812. He was married to Sarah Bradley on 23 Aug 1778 at Atkinson, NH and married secondly to Mary Merrill 26 Aug 1784 at Warren, NH.

Sarah BRADLEY-7671 was born on 23 Aug 1760 in Plaistow, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. She died on 14 Apr 1784 in New Hampshire, United States. Sarah married Samuel KNIGHT-29333 on 20 Aug 1778.

They had the following children.

  F i Susannah KNIGHT-7672 was born on 25 May 1779. She died on 19 May 1851.
  F ii
Abigail KNIGHT-7673 was born on 7 Apr 1782 in Boscawen, Merrimack, New Hampshire. She died on 16 Aug 1782 in New Hampshire.

Stephen S. WINCHELL [Parents]-27513 was born on 13 Aug 1677 in Windsor, Hartford, Conneticut. He died on 10 Dec 1725 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut. Stephen married Abigail PHELPS-27514.

BIRTH: Name: Stephen Winchell
Gender: Male
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Birth Date: 13 Aug 1677
Birthplace: WINDSOR TWP,HARTFORD,CONNETICUT
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Nathanell Winchell
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Sara
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: 7450378
System Origin: Connecticut-ODM
GS Film number: unknown
Reference ID:
Citing this Record:
"Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F74Y-2BZ : accessed 20 Oct 2013), Stephen Winchell, 13 Aug 1677.

Abigail PHELPS-27514 was born on 16 May 1666 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut. Abigail married Stephen S. WINCHELL-27513.

BIRTH: Name: Abigayl Phelps
Gender: Female
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Birth Date: 16 May 1666
Birthplace: WINDSOR TWP,HARTFORD,CONNETICUT
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Samuell Phelps
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Sara
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: 7450358
System Origin: Connecticut-ODM
GS Film number: unknown
Reference ID:
Citing this Record:
"Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F7W7-1F9 : accessed 20 Oct 2013), Abigayl Phelps, 16 May 1666.


Nathaniel WINCHELL-8133 was born in 1633 in England. He died on 8 Mar 1700 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut. Nathaniel married Sarah PORTER-8134 on 8 Apr 1664.

Sarah PORTER-8134 was born in 1646 in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut. She died on 7 Oct 1725 in Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut. Sarah married Nathaniel WINCHELL-8133 on 8 Apr 1664.

They had the following children.

  M i Stephen S. WINCHELL-27513 was born on 13 Aug 1677. He died on 10 Dec 1725.

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