Rev. Joseph J. Knight

Male 1846 - 1907  (60 years)
Person ID: I5088 


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  • Name Joseph J. Knight  [1
    Title Rev. 
    Relationshipwith Jeffrey Scott Vitter
    Born 22 Nov 1846  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1907  Point Pleasant, New Madrid, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings
     1. Robert Knight (ID:I6513),   b. 1855

    Parents

    Family ID: F2078 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Frank Knight (ID:I5090) 
    Mother Sara Wilson (ID:I5091) 

    Family 1

    Family ID: F2071 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart 10 Nov 2020   
    Wife 1 Betty (Mary) Boswell (ID:I5089),   b. 13 Feb 1851, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 15 Aug 1882  (Age 31 years) 
    Married Abt 1870  [1
    Reference Number 27037 
    Children 
      1. James Monroe Knight (ID:I5086),   b. 15 Nov 1869, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
      2. John Franklin Knight (ID:I5385),   b. 17 Feb 1871, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1904, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
      3. Betty Jane Knight (ID:I5087),   b. 22 Sep 1872, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
      4. Robert Nicholas Knight (ID:I5080),   b. 20 Feb 1874, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1915, New Madrid, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
      5. Sara Lavina Knight (ID:I5380),   b. 31 Jul 1877, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
      6. Julia Hester Knight (ID:I5379),   b. 13 Dec 1881

    Family 2

    Family ID: F2077 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart 10 Nov 2020   
    Wife 2 Sara Marsh (ID:I5381),   b. 23 Jan 1850, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1886  [1
    Reference Number 27103 
    Children 
      1. James Lafayette Knight (ID:I5382),   b. 22 Sep 1884
      2. Eva Lena Knight (ID:I5383),   b. 5 Apr 1887
      3. Nellie Francis Knight (ID:I5384),   b. 6 Sep 1892

    Other Personal Events

    Reference Number 5142 
  • Event Map

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  • Notes

    • [TinneyFamilyMeredithTinney.FTW]

      A lot of the information on the Knight family came from a letter signed Your cousin,Lucille Knight Dacus, Her father was James L Knight . She States in the same letter this came from aunt Julia's records(Julia Hester Knight)

      Information from Terry Dacus;Joseph J Knight was a Witness to a will of Amy Dacus,dated 29 may 1874. Produced by H. C. Dacus and admitted to probate.(county court clerk minutes,vol. Q Sept. 1882 to Dec. 1883,page 336, June 1883) Amy Dacus was the wife of Henry A. Dacus,they had a son Henry Columbus Dacus. Joseph J. Knight married the daughter of John Boswell and Sue Dacus,Betty Boswell,she could be the granddaughter of Amy Dacus.

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      Household:1880 U. S. Census

      Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
      J. J. KNIGHT Self M Male W 34 IN Farmer SC SC
      Mary KNIGHT Wife M Female W 28 TN Keeping House NC TN
      Munroe KNIGHT Son S Male W 10 TN Works On Farm IN TN
      Betty J. KNIGHT Dau S Female W 8 TN IN TN
      John F. KNIGHT Son S Male W 9 TN IN TN
      Robt. N. KNIGHT Son S Male W 6 TN IN TN
      Lavina KNIGHT Dau S Female W 2 TN IN TN

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      Source Information:
      Census Place District 3, Tipton, Tennessee
      Family History Library Film 1255282
      NA Film Number T9-1282
      Page Number 313A

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  • Source Citations

    1. [S287] Family Database TinneyFamilyMeredithTinney.FTW.
      Date of Import: Jun 16, 2004