Vinson Knight

Male 1804 - 1842  (38 years)


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  • Name Vinson Knight 
    Born 14 Mar 1804  Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptized (LDS) 1834 
    Died 31 Jul 1842  Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Nauvoo Land and Records 17216  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Pioneer Cemetery, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I126025  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Apr 2008 

    Father Rodolphus Knight,   b. 4 Dec 1768, Norwich, New London, Connecticutt, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Rizpah Lee,   b. 11 Oct 1774, Conway, Franklin, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26151  Group Sheet

    Family Martha McBride,   b. 17 Mar 1805, Chester, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1901, Hooper, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 26 Jul 1826  Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Almira Knight,   b. 23 Jun 1827, Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1911, Akron, Summit, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Rizpah Knight,   b. 13 May 1829, Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1895, Saint Johns, Apache, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     3. Adaline Knight,   b. 4 May 1831, Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1919, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. James Vinson Knight,   b. 4 Sep 1833, Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1912, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Nathaniel Knight,   b. 31 Dec 1835, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1836, Kirtland, Geauga, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Martha Abigail Knight,   b. Cal 1 Feb 1839, , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1844, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)
     7. Rodolphus Elderkin Knight,   b. Oct 1841, , , Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1842, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21496  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1842 - Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record prepared by Lands and Records

      PROPERTY:
      Nauvoo: Block 126, Lot 1, N/2 of the S/2 (Home)
      Nauvoo: Block 141, Lot 3, N/2 (Early home site)
      Nauvoo: Block 141, Lot 4, W/2
      Lee County Iowa: T66 R 5, Sec 16 part, 40 acres
      Lee County Iowa: T66 R 5, Sec 18, SE/4 of the SW/4
      Lee County Iowa: Lots 13, 14, 23, 24, Town of AH-WI-PA-TUK, (Montrose Area)
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black Black & Plewe, pp 2301-2302

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds
      Nauvoo Deaths & Burials, p 19
      Nauvoo Sexton Record of Burials
      Nauvoo Legion, John Sweeney, 1 page
      Early Mormon Records, 1842 Census, Lyman D Platt, Vol 1 p 76

      HISTORIES:
      Mormon Redress Petitions, Clark Johnson, p 261
      Nauvoo Journal, Proclamation, 1 page




      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Life Sketch, 1 page
      1829 Letter to William Cooper, pp 1-3
      Sketch of Vinson Knightm, 1 page
      Life of Vinson Knight, 12 pages
      History of Vinson Knight, 7 pages

      OTHER SOURCES:
      The Vinson Knight Home in Nauvoo, 2 pages
      Kirtland Saints, p 43
      Kirtland Saints, land and tax records, p 149
      Nauvoo Data Base, 15 pages
      email and history submitted by Julie J. Moselle, 6 pages
      Internet Research:
      Rootsweb.com: World Connect, 4 pages