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James Penrose KNIGHT

Kete Horowhenua2019-10-21T01:13:15+00:00
James Knight was the son of William Knight (1806-1867) and Mary Ann Penrose (1806-1871) who arrived with 5 children, including James, on the 8/02/1840 at Petone, on the 'Duke of Roxburgh'. They had come from Bodmin, Cornwall.
Date of birth03/01/1833
Date of death23/10/1904
Mothers nameMary Ann PENROSE
Spouses namem1: Mary Ann FAIRWEATHER, m2: Jane Heayns
Mothers date of birth1804
Spouses date of birthm1: 11/1834, m2: 16/11/1843
Spouses place of birthm2: Cornwall
Mothers date of death1871
Spouses date of deathm1: 03/11/1861, m2: 18/01/1930
Fathers date of birth1801
Spouses place of deathm1: Buried Bridge St Cem, Lower Hutt, m2: buried Taita Cem, Lower Hutt.
Fathers nameWilliam KNIGHT
Marriage datem1:18/02/1852, m2: 16/11/1862
Parents date of marriage16/04/1827
Place of marriageWesleyan m1: Chapel, Aglionby, Petone. m2: Lower Hutt.
Parents place of marriageSt Austell, Cornwall, UK
Fathers date of death1867
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Fathers occupationMiner of Penpillick (Cornwall)
ChildrenMary Ann KNIGHT (22/11/1852-15/02/1950), Elizabeth Knight (10/11/1854-24/12/1882), Rebecca Knight (02/12/1856-27/09/1857), Emily Knight (05/04/1858-07/10/1858), William Knight (12/12/1859-18/04/1860), Samuel Knight (25/07/1863-26/06/1947), James Knight (27/07/1865-13/10/1950), Phillipa Jane Knight (29/04/1867-24/08/1942), John Penrose Knight (06/04/1869-29/07/1938), Wesley Knight (01/01/1871-21/11/1956), Willoughby Knight (04/12/1873-18/02/1951), Norman halliday Knight (06/10/1874-18/01/1952), Stannard Richardson Knight (28/06/1876-22/08/1932), Leila Ada Knight (15/08/1881-16/12/1948)
Buried whereTaita Cemetery, Lower Hutt.
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Last known residencePenrose, 60 Penrose St, Lower Hutt (1990 address)
OccupationFarmer
Place of deathLower Hutt
Children Parents Grandparents
Great Grandparents
Ethelbert Knight Ransom
Vincent Christopher Ransom John Robert Ransom John Ransom
Harold John Ransom
Lillian "Myrtle" Ransom
Harriet Skipper
Roland James Ransom
Arnold Reginald Ransom
Harriet Sowerby William Sowerby
Oswald Edgar Ransom
Hinemoa Cornwall Ransom
Jane Rowley
Wilfred Hamilton Ransom
Norman Ransom
Mary Ann Knight James Penrose Knight William Knight
Allen Ransom
Marion Florence Ransom
Mary Ann Penrose
Mary Ann Fairweather Robert Fairweather
Barbara Palmer