Benjamin KNIGHT1219 was born on 26 December 1744 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He was christened on 6 January 1745 in Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He died on 4 July 1801 at the age of 56 in Marlborough, Windham, Vermont. Benjamin was buried in July 1801 in Marlborough, Windham, Vermont. He has Ancestral File Number 2SPB-MJ. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Anne EAMES.

Spouse: Sarah CROUCH. Sarah CROUCH and Benjamin KNIGHT were married in 1771 in Oakham, Worchester, Massachusetts. Children were: Betty (Betsey) Elizabeth KNIGHT, Joseph KNIGHT, Mary (Molly) KNIGHT, Benjamin Jr KNIGHT, Sarah KNIGHT, Joel KNIGHT, Alfred (Alpheus) KNIGHT, Anna KNIGHT, William KNIGHT.


Benjamin Jr KNIGHT1219 was born on 28 September 1777 in Oakham, Worcest, Ma. He was buried in July 1842. He has Ancestral File Number 2SPC-FM. Benjamin died by July 1842 at the age of 64 in Marlbrough, Windham, Vermont. Parents: Benjamin KNIGHT and Sarah CROUCH.


Benjamin Sr. KNIGHT10 was christened on 6 July 1718 in Cantebury, Ct. He was born on 17 August 1730 in Norwich, New London, Ct. He died on 14 April 1772 at the age of 41 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Benjamin has Ancestral File Number 2RQD-RJ. Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah BACKUS.


Betsy KNIGHT was born on 11 April 1775 in Hunintgton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 28 May 1831 at the age of 56 in Lee,Berkshire,Massachusetts. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Betsy ELDERKIN.

Spouse: Obadiah GRAVES. Betsy KNIGHT and Obadiah GRAVES were married on 14 December 1795 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts.


Betty (Betsey) Elizabeth KNIGHT1219 was born on 9 February 1776 in Of Oakham, Worcester, Ma. She died on 13 September 1868 at the age of 92 in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont. She was buried in September 1868. Betty has Ancestral File Number 9MFF-ZQ. Parents: Benjamin KNIGHT and Sarah CROUCH.


Brian Paul KNIGHT (private). Parents: Clay C KNIGHT and Elva Dawn LISTER.


Clarrissa KNIGHT was born on 21 March 1777 in Hunintgton, Hampshire, Massachusetts. She died on 26 October 1845 at the age of 68 in Waterloo,Seneca,New York. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Betsy ELDERKIN.

Spouse: Caleb RICHARDSON. Clarrissa KNIGHT and Caleb RICHARDSON were married on 1 September 1797 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts.


Clay C KNIGHT (private).

Spouse: Elva Dawn LISTER. Children were: Alan C KNIGHT, Kimberly KNIGHT, Jolene KNIGHT, Brian Paul KNIGHT.


Crane KNIGHT10 was born in 1725 in Windham, Windham, CT. He was christened in 1725 in Lisbon, New London, Ct. He has Ancestral File Number 8V7P-6P. Parents: David KNIGHT and Abigail CRANE.


David KNIGHT10 was born in 1656 in Of Woodstock, Windham, Ct. He was christened on 6 July 1718 in Cantebury, Ct. He died on 24 November 1744 at the age of 88 in Norwich, New London, Ct. David has Ancestral File Number 77RG-S5. Parents: Richard KNIGHT and Sarah ROGERS.

Spouse: Sarah BACKUS. Sarah BACKUS and David KNIGHT were married on 17 March 1691 in Norwich, New London, Ct. Children were: Benjamin Sr. KNIGHT, Larannah Lurana KNIGHT, Lurana KNIGHT, David KNIGHT, Rachell KNIGHT, Sarah F. KNIGHT, Jonathan KNIGHT, Mary (Marey) KNIGHT, Hannah KNIGHT, Lurannah (Lurana) KNIGHT, Joseph KNIGHT, David E. KNIGHT.


David KNIGHT was born about 1656 in Of Woodstock, Windham, Ct. He was christened on 6 July 1718 in Cantebury, Ct. He died on 24 November 1744 at the age of 88 in Norwich, New London, Ct. David has Ancestral File Number 77RG-S5. Parents: Richard KNIGHT and Sarah ROGERS.


David KNIGHT was born about 1656 in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. He was christened on 6 July 1718 in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut. He died on 24 November 1744 at the age of 88 in Norwich, Connecticut. David was in Carpenter. He has reference number 401. NEHGR, 1933, Pg 269, G. Andrews Moriarity of Briston, R.I. ;
"David Knight of East Greenwich, R.I. and of Woodstock and Norwich, Conn, born about 1656, died at Norwich, wither he had removed , November 24, 1744. He married at Norwich, March 17, 1692, Sarah Backus, daughter of Stephen and Sarah Backus.

On September 8, 1691, he was an appraiser of the estate of Clement Weaver at East Greenwich. He followed his brother to Connecticut and settled finally at Norwich, where he and his descendants remained. None of his children came back to Rhode Island. He lived for a while at Woodstock, as is shown by the deposition of Joseph Devol, cited above. In 1694, he bought all his brother John's rights in the Hall and Knight Purchase."

1700, Land was granted him for repairing the Meeting-house and school-house. -History of Norwich, CT, from its possession by the Indians to the year 1866, NL? Frances Manwaring Caulkins

Church records:

David Knight and his children were admitted into the Puritan Congregational Church in Canterbury, CT; Congregational Church of Canterbury Records, Connecticut Historical Society, 1932.

Jul 6, 1718, "David Knite of Norwich entered into Covenant."

Jul 20, 1718, "David, Jonathan, Sarah, Mary, and Hannah Knite, the children of David Knite of Norwich entered into the Covenant."

The following is taken from the Knight web site

David's Will reads:

" I, give unto my well Beloved wife Sarah the use and Improvement of all my Moveable Estate During her Natural Life, In Lieu of her Right of Dower." " As to my Sons (viz) David, Jonathan, Benjamin, and Joseph deceased, what I have formaly Given to Each of them in Land and Divers other ways I Judge to be the full of their Several Portions of my Estate: and therefore I Give the Nothing by this my Last Will and Testament, nor to the Children of son Joseph, Deceased."

" As to my moveable Estate; I Give it to my Daughters (viz) Sarah the wife of Elisha Lilly, Mary the Wife of Thomas Walbridge, Hannah the wife of Aaron Read and Louranna ye wife of Ebenezer Bettes and the Children of my Daughter Rachell Hendy, deed, to be Equally Divided to and among them, that is to Say, to all the Children of my Daughter Rachell, Deceased, as to one of the above Named Daughters, one fifth Part, to be equally Divided to and among as above Expressed after my wifes decease."
Exor: Jonathan Knight
Proved: 10 December 1744

His son Jonathan was made the executor and the will was signed with his mark, a straight line crossed be a curved line. The will was proved December 10 1744. The inventory dated three days later amounted to 607 pounds 11 shillings and 7 pence. No real Estate was listed and it seems certain that he had divided his real estate among his children before he made his will. The inventory of his estate includes three bonds of 100 pounds each and one bond of 130 pounds, old tenor, a bible valued at 2 puonds 5 shillings and a history Book valued at 1 shilling. In a division of the estate in February following, Sarah Knight signs with her mark, but Elisha Lillie, Thomas Walbridge, Ebenezer Bettes and Aron Read with their autographs. In the final accounting mention is made of a journey to Woodstock to look after the estate, and the widow, in this division, received 532 pounds and 9 pence.

In 1692 David was at Canterbury. He lived at a place known as " Ye crotch of the rivers" (Lisbon).

Some of David's neighbors were: Eleazer Jewett, Daniel Longbottom, Josiah Read, Henry Wallbridge. Another neighbor was Samuel Rood and Samuel Rood Jr.
Parents: Richard KNIGHT and Sarah ROGERS.

Spouse: Sarah Gardner BACKUS. Sarah Gardner BACKUS and David KNIGHT were married on 17 March 1691/2 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Children were: Rachel KNIGHT, David E. KNIGHT, Sarah F. KNIGHT, Jonathan KNIGHT, Mary (Marey) B. KNIGHT, Hannah KNIGHT, Lurannah (Lurana) KNIGHT, Joseph KNIGHT, Benjamin KNIGHT.


David KNIGHT10 was born on 26 November 1700 in Woodstock, Windham Co., Connecticut. He was christened on 20 July 1718 in Cantebury, Windham, Ct. He died on 20 December 1769 at the age of 69 in Hanover, New London, connecticut. David has Ancestral File Number 8DBM-5L. Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah BACKUS.

Spouse: Abigail CRANE. Abigail CRANE and David KNIGHT were married on 24 December 1718 in Windham, Windham, Ct (mansfield, Tolland, Ct). Children were: David KNIGHT, Jerusha KNIGHT, Abigail KNIGHT, Crane KNIGHT, David KNIGHT, Jonathan KNIGHT, Abigail KNIGHT, Rebecca KNIGHT, Samuel KNIGHT, John KNIGHT, Phineas KNIGHT, Sarah KNIGHT, Deborah KNIGHT, Nathaniel KNIGHT.


David KNIGHT was born on 13 October 1721 in Windham, Connecticut. He died on 28 September 1804 at the age of 82 in Hanover, New London, connecticut. Parents: David KNIGHT and Abigail CRANE.

Spouse: Abigail HUTCHENS. Abigail HUTCHENS and David KNIGHT were married on 11 May 1743 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Children were: Samuel KNIGHT.


David KNIGHT was born on 13 October 1721 in Windham, Connecticut. He died on 28 September 1804 at the age of 82 in Hanover, New London, connecticut. Parents: .

Spouse: Abigail HUTCHENS. Children were: Samuel KNIGHT.


David KNIGHT10 was born on 13 October 1721 in Windham, Windham, CT. He died on 28 September 1804 at the age of 82 in Hanover, New London, Ct. He has Ancestral File Number 8DBL-0L. Parents: David KNIGHT and Abigail CRANE.


David E. KNIGHT10 was born on 12 December 1693 in Woodstock, Windham, Ct. He died on 24 November 1744 at the age of 50 in Lisbon, Norwich, Ct (norwich, New London. He has Ancestral File Number RXW7-ZG. Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah BACKUS.


David E. KNIGHT was born on 12 December 1693 in Woodstock, Windham, Connecticut. He was christened on 20 July 1718 in Canterbury, Connecticut. He died on 19 December 1769 at the age of 76 in Hanover, New London, connecticut. David was buried in Hanover, New London, Connecticut across from the Old Hanover Meeting House. He has reference number 331. [Family tree 6-17-02.FTW]

Tombstone Inscription: "Well beloved and Godly man Mr. David Knight" Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah Gardner BACKUS.


Deborah KNIGHT was born about 1675 in Concord, Middlesex, MA. She has reference number Q72V-BQ. Parents: Jonathan KNIGHT and Ruth WRIGHT.


Deborah KNIGHT10 was born on 6 April 1735 in Windham, Windham, CT. She was christened on 6 April 1735 in Lisbon, New London, Ct. She died about 1807 at the age of 72. Deborah has Ancestral File Number 8DBM-RP. Parents: David KNIGHT and Abigail CRANE.


Ebenezer KNIGHT was born about 1672 in Concord, Middlesex, MA. He has reference number Q72V-9K. Parents: Jonathan KNIGHT and Ruth WRIGHT.


Eleanor KNIGHT10 was born in 1587 in Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. She has Ancestral File Number 8K86-TD. She died Aft 28 1651 Oct in Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. Eleanor was buried in , Wiltshire, England.

Spouse: John BAILEY. Eleanor KNIGHT and John BAILEY were married in 1612 in Chippenham, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. Children were: Robert BAILEY, John BAILEY, Joanna BAILEY.


Eleanor KNIGHT was born about 1587 in Chippenham, Wiltshire, England. She died after 28 October 1651 at the age of 64 in Newbury, Essex, Massachusets. She has Ancestral File Number 8K86-TD. Archive Record John Bailey or Bayley/Eleanor Knight Source:Found in Bayleys
family Gen. History of Maine p 2608

Note--the archive sheet says that "discrepancies appear on this record"; it
does not specify what they are

note--The White's and Related Families by The White Family Organization gives
her names as Elizabeth Knight. Paul J. Farnsworth January, 1999

The White's and Related Families by The White Family Organization (sheets
attributed to George A. White)
Volume 1; page 174, additional information attributed to Donna Anderson
Anderson says Eleanor Knight, b abt 1587 of Chippenham, Wilts, Eng Parents: .

Spouse: John BAYLEY. Children were: Joanna BAYLEY Imm, John BAILEY, Robert BAYLEY.


Eliza KNIGHT (private).

Spouse: William W CRAWFORD. Children were: Hannah CRAWFORD.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born about 1544 in , , England. She has Ancestral File Number 1L75-XK1. Parents: Henry KNIGHT.

Spouse: Anthony RATCLIFFE. Children were: Edward RATCLIFFE.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born in 1625 in Olney, Buckinghamshire, England.

Spouse: John FARRINGTON. Elizabeth KNIGHT and John FARRINGTON were married in 1661 in Lynn Essex,Massachusetts. Children were: Edward FARRINGTON.


Elizabeth KNIGHT1492,1493 was born about 1639 in Newbury, Essex, MA. She died childbirth on 29 July 1667 at the age of 28 in Newbury, Essex, MA.1492,3025
research data from Kacy Davis kacyd@@onramp113.org 3/2006 Parents: Richard KNIGHT and Agnes COFFLEY.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born about 1648 in Charlston, Suffolk, MA. She has reference number Q72V-S5. Parents: Philip KNIGHT and Mrs. Margery OR Marguerite KNIGHT.

Spouse: Isaac TAYLOR. Elizabeth KNIGHT and Isaac TAYLOR were married on 19 December 1688.

Spouse: Joseph FINCH.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born on 20 August 1706 in Concord, Middlesex, MA. She has reference number Q72T-XP. Parents: Jonathan KNIGHT and Sarah BUTTERICK.

Spouse: Nathaniel HOLMAN. Elizabeth KNIGHT and Nathaniel HOLMAN were married on 12 April 1726. Children were: Charles HOLMAN, Abraham HOLMAN, Nathaniel HOLMAN, Jonathan HOLMAN, Silas HOLMAN, Confort HOLMAN, Lucy HOLMAN, Susanna HOLMAN, David HOLMAN, Oliver HOLMAN.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born in 1757 in ,Lunenburg,Virginia. Parents: John KNIGHT and Elizabeth WOODSON.

Spouse: Lodowick FARMER II. Elizabeth KNIGHT and Lodowick FARMER II were married on 11 October 1787 in ,Lunenburg,Virginia. Children were: Joseph FARMER.


Elizabeth KNIGHT1219 was born on 22 July 1817 in Colesville, Broom, Ny. She died on 10 September 1883 at the age of 66 in Salt Lake City, Salt lake, Ut. She was buried in September 1883 in Salt Lake City, Salt lake, Ut. Elizabeth has Ancestral File Number 8J36-Q9. Parents: Joseph KNIGHT and Polly PECK.


Elizabeth KNIGHT was born on 9 September 1845 in ,Crawford,Indiana. She died on 7 February 1905 at the age of 59 in ,Crawford,Indiana. Parents: Mason KNIGHT and Hettie HIGHFILL.

Spouse: Martin V GOLDMAN. Elizabeth KNIGHT and Martin V GOLDMAN were married in 1870 in ,Crawford,Indiana.


Enos KNIGHT was born about 1670 in Concord, Middlesex, MA. He has reference number Q72V-F8. Parents: Jonathan KNIGHT and Ruth WRIGHT.

Spouse: Ledy WELIS ?.


Erastus KNIGHT was born on 1 March 1783 in Huntington, Hampden, Massachusetts. He died on 7 April 1844 at the age of 61 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Betsy ELDERKIN.

Spouse: Patty "Martha" PORTER. Patty "Martha" PORTER and Erastus KNIGHT were married on 16 January 1806 in Hatfield,Hampshire,Massachusetts.


Esther KNIGHT (private).

Spouse: William STRINGHAM.


Esther KNIGHT1219 was born on 25 April 1798 in Marlboro, Windham, Vt. She died in 1833 at the age of 35 in , , MO. She was buried in 1833 in , , MO. Esther has Ancestral File Number 2SPC-6F. Parents: Joseph KNIGHT and Polly PECK.


George KNIGHT was born in 1641 in England.

Spouse: Elinor WESTBROOK. Children were: Nathan KNIGHT.


Hannah KNIGHT was born on 30 January 1700/1 in Norwich, Connecticut. She was christened on 20 July 1718 in Canterbury, Windham, Connecticut. She died in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. Hannah has reference number 415. Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah Gardner BACKUS.


Hannah KNIGHT10 was born on 30 January 1702 in Norwich, N. London, Ct. She was christened on 20 July 1718 in Cantebury, Ct. She has Ancestral File Number 8DBN-12. Hannah died in Norwich Ct. Parents: David KNIGHT and Sarah BACKUS.


Hannah KNIGHT was born on 12 April 1706 in Woburn,Middlesex,Massachusetts.

Spouse: Eleazer FLAGG. Hannah KNIGHT and Eleazer FLAGG were married on 2 June 1725 in Medford,Middlesex,Massachusetts. Children were: Sarah FLAGG.


Hannah KNIGHT was born in 1743 in Scarboro,Cumberland,Maine. Parents: Westbrook KNIGHT and Abigail MUNSON.

Spouse: Japhet HILL. Hannah KNIGHT and Japhet HILL were married on 9 October 1760 in Machias, Washington, Maine. Children were: Sarah HILL.


Hannah KNIGHT was born about 1760. She died on 12 January 1821 at the age of 61 in Machias, Washington, Maine.

Spouse: Jonathan BERRY. Hannah KNIGHT and Jonathan BERRY were married on 4 November 1781 in ,,Maine.


Henry KNIGHT was born about 1510 in , , England. He has Ancestral File Number 1L75-XHL.

Children were: Elizabeth KNIGHT.


Henry KNIGHT was born on 9 March 1843 in ,Crawford, Indiana. He died on 30 April 1887 at the age of 44 in ,Crawford,Indiana. Parents: Mason KNIGHT and Hettie HIGHFILL.

Spouse: Alice Didamie DENBO. Alice Didamie DENBO and Henry KNIGHT were married on 22 May 1873 in ,Crawford, Indiana. Children were: Rosa Hettie KNIGHT, Thomas F KNIGHT.


Horace KNIGHT was born on 21 April 1789 in Huntington, Hampden, Massachusetts. He died on 21 August 1814 at the age of 25 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts. Parents: Betsy ELDERKIN. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Betsy ELDERKIN.

Spouse: Nancy Woodbridge PARSONS. Nancy Woodbridge PARSONS and Horace KNIGHT were married in 1809 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts.


Horato KNIGHT was born on 11 June 1787 in Huntington, Hampden, Massachusetts. He died on 8 June 1821 at the age of 33 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts. Parents: Samuel KNIGHT and Betsy ELDERKIN.

Spouse: Mrs. Nancy KNIGHT. Mrs. Nancy KNIGHT and Horato KNIGHT were married in 1812 in Norwich,Hampshire,Massachusetts.


James KNIGHT (private).

Spouse: Ida ROBERSON.


Jerusha KNIGHT10 was christened in 1738 in Usa. She was born on 9 August 1738 in Norwich, New London, Connecticut. She died on 29 April 1808 at the age of 69 in Canterbury, Windham, Massachusetts. Jerusha was buried in 1808 in Usa. She has Ancestral File Number 5G0C-0M. Parents: David KNIGHT and Abigail CRANE.


Joanna KNIGHT was born in 1625 in Of Cambridge, Middlesex, MA. She died on 20 June 1698 at the age of 73 in Old York, York, Maine. She was buried in Kittery, York, Maine. Joanna has Ancestral File Number 38GR-FH. Parents: Robert KNIGHT and Margaret GRIMLEY.

Spouse: Rowland YOUNG. Joanna KNIGHT and Rowland YOUNG were married in 1648 in York, York, Maine. Children were: Samuel YOUNG, Sarah YOUNG, Rowland YOUNG, Richard YOUNG, Samuel YOUNG, William YOUNG, Mary YOUNG, Lydia YOUNG, Robert YOUNG, Robert YOUNG, Job YOUNG, Mary YOUNG.


Joel KNIGHT1219 was born in 1779 in Oakham, Worcester, Ma. He has Ancestral File Number 4HTG-N4. Parents: Benjamin KNIGHT and Sarah CROUCH.