John Wesley Knight1

M, #7572, b. 3 May 1857, d. 30 January 1930
     John Wesley Knight was born on 3 May 1857 at Alabama.2,3 He married Sebell Narcissus Truett on 27 December 1877 at Clarke County, Alabama.4,3 He and Sebell Narcissus Truett appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 at Pct 7, Mobile, Tyler County, Texas. Also living in the house were their children, Gerome N. Knight, Christopher Columbus Knight, Doshia Knight, Jason C. Knight, Carrie Knight, John Wesley Knight Jr. and Barney Austin Knight.3 He was employed as a farmer on his own farm on 20 June 1900 at Pct 7, Mobile, Tyler County, Texas.3 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Sebell Narcissus Truett, on 3 February 1908 at Texas.5,6 He died on 30 January 1930 at age 72 years, 8 months and 27 days.2 He was buried at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Chester, Tyler County, Texas.2

Children of John Wesley Knight and Sebell Narcissus Truett

Citations

  1. [S727] Kay Barnes, "E-Mail Message from Kay Barnes to Joe Peery," e-mail to Joe Peery, Various Dates, Dated 08 July 2012.
  2. [S447] Jim W. and Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Texas Gravestone Inscriptions, p. 109.
  3. [S445] 20 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_1674, P8B.
  4. [S1537] Alabama, U.S., Select Marriage Indexes, 1816-1942, online search.ancestry.com, Name     Cebelle Truitt
    Gender     Female
    Marriage Date     27 Dec 1877
    Marriage Place     , Clarke, Alabama
    Spouse     John W. Knight
    FHL Film Number     1290228 V. C-G.
  5. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/46188940/… : accessed 20 May 2022), memorial page for Sebell Narcissus Truett Knight (22 Feb 1861–3 Feb 1908), Find a Grave Memorial ID 46188940, citing Mount Zion Cemetery, Chester, Tyler County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by C. T. Lewis (contributor 46817020) .
  6. [S447] Jim W. and Ann Crews Laird, Tyler County Texas Gravestone Inscriptions, p. 110.
  7. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/11331175/lee-roy-knight : accessed 20 May 2022), memorial page for Lee Roy Knight (22 Mar 1901–10 Jun 1967), Find a Grave Memorial ID 11331175, citing Poland Cemetery, Zavalla, Angelina County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Deb (contributor 46832182) .