Joseph KNIGHT
Elizabeth CASS


Husband:  Joseph KNIGHT
Birth:  May 1834, Indianapolis, Marion Co., Indiana 
Death:  30 Jan 1914, Fresno, Fresno Co., California 
Burial:  Feb 1914, Clovis Cemetery, Clovis, Fresno Co., California
Father:  William Collins KNIGHT
Mother:  Eleanor VON VALKENBURG

Marriage:  1853,  Iowa 

Wife:  Elizabeth CASS
Birth:  Dec 1834, Canada 
Death:  Aft 1910, Fresno, Fresno Co., California    
Burial:  Aft 1910, Clovis Cemetery, Clovis, Fresno Co., California
Father:  David CASS  
Mother:  Reba WICKHAM 

Children:
1. Alpheus E. KNIGHT, b: 8 Sep 1854, Pierce Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
2. James D. KNIGHT, b: Dec 1855, Pierce Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
3. John KNIGHT, b: 1857, Wyoming Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
                             d: Aft 1860, Wyoming Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
4. Albert R. KNIGHT, b: Dec 1859, Wyoming Twp., Jones Co., Iowa
                                    d: 3 Dec 1939, Kerman, Fresno Co., California
                                 bur: Clovis Cemetery, Clovis, Fresno Co., California
5. Flora M. KNIGHT, b: Mar 1864, Merced Co., California
6. Johnson N. KNIGHT, b: Nov 1865, Merced Co., California
7. Martha KNIGHT, b: 1869, Merced Co., California
8. Adam H. KNIGHT, b: 7 Nov 1871, Los Banos, Merced Co., California
9. Freeman Smith KNIGHT, b: 31 Oct 1873, Monterey Co., California
10. William Thomas KNIGHT, b: 24 Apr 1876, Monterey Co., California
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Notes:

1856 State Census Data (IA_0071, Page 430), Pierce, Jones Co., Iowa, Family #119

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

 Occupation
or Trade

M/S
W/D

POB

Yrs. Res
in State

 KNIGHT, Joseph

21

M

W

 Farmer

 M

IN

17y

             Elizabeth

21

F

W

 ---

M

Can

14y

             A E

2

F(M)

W

 ---

S

IA

2y

             J  D

0

M

W

 ---

S

IA

0y

 CASS, James

15

M

W

 Farmer

S

IA

15y

1860 Federal Census Data (M653_0328, Page 449), Wyoming Twp., Jones Co., Iowa,
                                                                                                                         Enumeration Date: 22-Jun-1860, Family #373

NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

Occupation
Or Trade

Real Estate

Pers. Estate

POB

In Sch.

Marr
W/InYr

D, D, B, I,  I, P, C

 KNIGHT, Joseph

25

M

W

 Farm Tenant

---

$150

IN

 

 

 

             Elizabeth

23

F

W

 

 

 

NY

 

 

 

             Alpheus

6

M

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

             James

5

M

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

             John

2

M

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

             Albert

7m

M

W

 

 

 

IA

 

 

 

1880 Federal Census Data (T9_0069, Page 191C), Castroville, Alisal Twp., Monterey Co., California,
                                                                                  Enumeration Dist: 53, Enumeration Date: 21-Jun-1880, Family #20

 NAME

Age

Sex

Col.

 Relation

M/S W/D

Occupation

POB

Fa
 POB

Mo POB

In Sch

 KNIGHT, Joseph

46

M

W

 Self

M

 Farmer

--

--

--

 

               Elizabeth

44

F

W

 Wife

M

 Keeping House

Can

Can

Can

 

               Alpheus

25

M

W

 Son

S

 Farmer

IA

--

Can

 

               Albert

19

M

W

 Son

S

 Laborer

IA

--

Can

 

               Flora

16

F

W

 Daughter

S

 At Home

CA

--

Can

 

               Johnson

13

M

W

 Son

S

 

CA

--

Can

 

               Martha

11

F

W

 Daughter

S

 

CA

--

Can

 

               Adam

9

M

W

 Son

S

 

CA

--

Can

 

               Freeman

5

M

W

 Son

S

 

CA

--

Can

 

               William

4

M

W

 Son

S

  

CA

--

Can

 

1900 Federal Census Data (T623_0086, Page 268B), Township #10, Fresno Co., California,
                                                                                      Enumeration District: 18, Enumeration Date: 15-Jun-1900, Family #122

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Birth Mo.

Birth Yr

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 KNIGHT, Joseph

 Head

M

May

1834

66

M

47

 

 

IA

US

US

 Farmer

 

                Elizabeth

 Wife

F

Dec

1834

65

M

47

12

10

IA

IA

Can

 

 

                Albert R

 Son

M

Dec

1865

34

S

 

 

 

IA

IA

IA

 Work Chop??

 

1910 Federal Census Data (T624_0075, Page 23A), Township #2, Fresno Co., California,
                                                                                    Enumeration District: 27, Enumeration Date: 26-Apr-1910, Family #127

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
or Trade

In Sch

 KNIGHT, Joseph

 Head

M

74

M1

40

 

 

IN

US

US

 Farmer

 

               Elizabeth

 Wife

F

74

M1

40

12

10

Can

Can

Can

 None

 

               Alpheus

 Son

M

39

W

 

 

 

IA

IN

Can

 Farmer

 

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