Newel Knight[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]

Male 1800 - 1847  (46 years)


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  • Name Newel Knight 
    Born 13 Sep 1800  Marlboro, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) May 1830 
    Endowed (LDS) 13 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Jan 1847  Fort Neobrara, Ponca Camp., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 11 Jan 1847  Fort Neobrara, Ponca Camp., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 17203  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126012  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 15 May 2015 

    Father Joseph Knight, Sr.,   b. 3 Nov 1772, Oakham, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1847, Mount Pisgah, Union, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Polly Peck,   b. 16 Apr 1772, Guilford, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1831, Kaw Tnship, Jackson, Mo, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1795 
    Sealed P (LDS) 20 Nov 1987  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11629  Group Sheet

    Father Joseph Knight, Sr.,   b. 3 Nov 1772, Oakham, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1847, Mount Pisgah, Union, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Polly Peck,   b. 16 Apr 1772, Guilford, Windham, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1831, Kaw Tnship, Jackson, Mo, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 1795 
    Family ID F27425  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Sally Colburn,   b. 1804, Guilford,Chenango, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1834, Turnhanis Landing, Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1825  Coleville, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. N N Knight,   b. 1826, Coleville, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, Coleville, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Samuel R. Knight,   b. 14 Oct 1832, Independence, Jackson, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1910, Bunkerville, Clark, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Eli Knight,   b. 13 Sep 1834, Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1834, Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F27430  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Lydia Goldthwaite,   b. 9 Jun 1812, Sutton, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1884, Saint George, Washington, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1835  Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 13 Dec 1845  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Sally Knight,   b. 1 Dec 1836, Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1916, Orderville, Kane, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. James Philander Knight,   b. 29 Apr 1838, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1909, Delta, Millard, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. James Philander Knight,   b. 29 Apr 1838, Far West, Caldwell, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1909, Delta, Millard, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Joseph Knight,   b. 18 Oct 1840, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1878, Sunset, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     5. Joseph Knight,   b. 18 Oct 1840, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1878, Sunset, Graham, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     6. Newell Knight,   b. 17 Oct 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Lydia Knight,   b. 6 Jan 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1905, Dublan, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     8. Jesse Knight,   b. 6 Sep 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1921, Provo, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. Hyrum Helaman Knight,   b. 26 Aug 1847, Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Artimesia Knight,   b. 22 Jun 1852, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F27431  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Nov 1835 - Kirtland, Lake, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo : Block 151
      Nauvoo : Block 162 (Home site, grist mill and sawmill)

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, p 10
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 27, p 24

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 992
      "Writings" diskette code: KNIGNOOA.P Autobiography of Newel KNIGHT (1800-1846)
      in classic Experiences (1969). p. 30.
      "Writings" diskette code: KNIGNOOI.J4P "Autobiography of Newel KNIGHT. Iowa Journals (1846).
      Typescripts, LDS Arc and revised copy and notes of possession of William G. Hartley. p. 21.
      Conquerors of The West, pp 75-76
      Book: Lydia Goldthwaite Knight
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo: Block 151
      Nauvoo: Block 162 (Home site, grist mill and sawmill)
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black, Black and Plewe, page 2286-2287
      Property Records, Nauvoo Restoration, Inc: 1 page
      Hancock County Tax Records, page 78
      The Residents of the City of Nauvoo as Defined by Tax Records, 1839-1846 by Elaine S. Layton, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, page 10
      Early 70’s and High Priest Index, LDS Archives, page 84
      Members LDS, 1830-1848 Susan Easton Black, Vol 27 page 24-29
      University of the City of Nauvoo, 1841-1845, Black, Black & Allen, pages 128-129
      Early Mormon Records, Nauvoo, Lyman D. Platt, Vol 1 page 76
      Early Nauvoo Records, 1st - 4th Civil Wards, page 40

      HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, Frank Esshom, pages 661 & 992
      History of the Church, Joseph Smith, Vol 1 pages 92-93, 180-181; Vol 2 pages 113, 124, 320
      History of the Church, Joseph Smith, Vol 4 page 12; Vol 5 page 125
      Conquerors of The West, SUP, 1999, pages 75-76
      Encyclopedia of Mormonism, Ludlow, Vol 1 page 290; Vol 2 page 545
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Andrew Jensen, Vol 2 pages 773-775
      Mormon Redress Petition, Clark Johnson, page 261
      Mormon Redress, Scroll Petition, Clark Johnson, pages 565-568 & 571 & 580

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Iowa Journal of Newell K Knight, 23 pages
      Journal of Newel Knight, 30 pages

      OTHER:
      Kirtland Member Records, page 43
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org - family tree: 3 pages
      findagrave.com
      Copy of newspaper article "Nauvoo Street Named for Capt of First 50 Wagons In Exodus"
      Copy of marriage certificate
      Personal Record

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Newell

  • Sources 
    1. [S121] Book - Conquerors of the West: Stalwart Mormon Pioneers, 4 vols., Youngberg, Florence C., Compiler, (Sons of the Utah Pioneers, 1999), , pp 75-76.

    2. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 27, p 24.

    3. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , p 10.

    4. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 992.

    5. [S101] Database - Writings of Early Latter-day Saints and their Contemporaries, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, Autobiography.
      "Scraps of Biography." Classic Experiences and Adventures. Salt Lake City: Bookcraft, 1969. 46-104.

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