Knight, Cyrus Markle

Knight, Cyrus Markle

Male 1856 - 1882  (26 years)

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  • Name Knight, Cyrus Markle  [1
    Born 6 May 1856  Shaner's Station, Sewickey Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Department Reports of Pennsylvania, v. 2, indicates that "Supervisors of Sewickey Township, Westmoreland County" were requesting permission to build a bridge for the B & O RR "on the road to Shaner's Staion, Sewickey Township, Westmoreland County"
    Gender Male 
    Census 17 Jul 1860  Elizabeth Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 20 Jul 1870  Sewickley Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 15 Jul 1880  Mt. Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 11 Dec 1882  [2, 6
    Buried Odd Fellows Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I815  Sackett
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2015 

    Father Knight, James F.,   b. Abt 1820, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Mother Shanor, Eliza,   b. Abt 1835, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 1 May 1853  Mckeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children
    1. Knight, Cyrus Markle,   b. 6 May 1856, Shaner's Station, Sewickey Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1882
     
    Family ID F14076  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sackett, Alice Cornelia,   b. 1 Dec 1853, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1940  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1881  Floyd County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Alice G Sackett / Cyrus Knight / 15 Feb 1881/ Floyd / Bk. 8 pg. 202
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1856 - Shaner's Station, Sewickey Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 17 Jul 1860 - Elizabeth Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 20 Jul 1870 - Sewickley Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Jul 1880 - Mt. Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Feb 1881 - Floyd County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Odd Fellows Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] Charles H. Weygant; The Sacketts Of America Their Ancestors and Descendants 1630-1907; Newburgh, N. Y. 1907; Journal Pri, 215 (Reliability: 2).
      2737. Alice Cornelia Sackett, b. Dec 1, 1853; m. Cyrus Markle Knight.

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), 12 Oct 2015.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 53538387
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=53538387
      Cyrus M Knight
      Birth: 1856
      Death: 1882

      Burial:
      Odd Fellows Cemetery
      McLeansboro
      Hamilton County
      Illinois, USA

      Created by: Alvin Oglesby
      Record added: Jun 10, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 53538387

      The headstone photo uploaded by Eileen M. says
      Cyrus M. Knight
      Was born at
      Shanner Station, Pa.
      May 6 , 1856
      Died
      Dec 14, 1882
      Age 26 Ys 7Ms 11 Ds

    3. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2015.
      1860 Census, enumerated 20 Jul 1860 in Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States (Elizabeth Post Office)
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      James F Night M 40 Pennsylvania
      Eliza Night F 24 Pennsylvania
      Charles A Night M 7 Pennsylvania
      Curtis Night M 5 Pennsylvania
      Mary Night F 3 Pennsylvania
      Zacheriah Night M 20 Pennsylvania

      "United States Census, 1860," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXPD-4JK : accessed 14 October 2015), James F Night, Elizabeth Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States; from "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population," database, Fold3.com (http://www.fold3.com : n.d.); citing p. 136, household ID 1005, NARA microfilm publication M653 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 805,065.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2015.
      1870 Census, enumerated 20 Jul 1870 in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      James Knight M 50 Pennsylvania
      Eliza Knight F 35 Pennsylvania
      Charles Knight M 16 Pennsylvania
      Cyrus Knight M 14 Pennsylvania
      Mary Knight F 12 Pennsylvania
      Caroline Knight F 9 Pennsylvania
      James F Knight M 5 Pennsylvania
      Zack Knight M 2 Pennsylvania

      "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZ2R-4JH : accessed 13 October 2015), Cyrus Knight in household of James Knight, Pennsylvania, United States; citing p. 11, family 76, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,965.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2015.
      1880 Census, enumerated 15 Jul 1880 in Mt. Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Jas F Knight Self M 62 Pennsylvania, United States
      Eliza Knight Wife F 45 Pennsylvania, United States
      Cyrus M Knight Son M 24 Pennsylvania, United States
      Caroline Knight Daughter F 19 Pennsylvania, United States
      Jas F Knight Son M 15 Pennsylvania, United States
      Harry Knight Son M 5 Pennsylvania, United States
      Robt J Moore Son-in-law M 27 Pennsylvania, United States
      Mary H Moore Daughter F 22 Pennsylvania, United States
      Chas Gaylord Other M 40 Ohio, United States
      Annie M Gaylord Other F 36 Kentucky, United States
      Preston H Morris Other M 21 Kentucky, United States
      Wm Edmonson Other M 33 Illinois, United States
      Marea Edmonson Other F 24 Massachusetts, United States
      Tom F Moore Son M 4 Pennsylvania, United States
      Dale Edmonson Other M 7 Illinois, United States
      Caroline Moore Daughter F 1 Pennsylvania, United States
      Citing this Record

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXJB-91V : accessed 13 October 2015), Cyrus M Knight in household of Jas F Knight, Mt. Vernon, Jefferson, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district 49, sheet 511C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0215; FHL microfilm 1,254,215.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 8 Oct 2015.
      1900 Census, enumerated 7 Jun 1900 at 312 First Street in Ward 4 New Albany city, New Albany Township, Floyd County, Indiana, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Charles Sackett Head M 87 Massachusetts b. My 1813 widowed
      Cathrine Sackett Daughter F 55 Indiana b. Jun 1845
      Ida Alice Sackett Daughter F 42 Indiana b. May 1858
      Alice Knight Daughter F 54 Indiana b. Dec 1846 widowed
      Grace Scoonover Granddaughter F 21 Indiana b. Oct 1879

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MM1S-CFP : accessed 9 October 2015), Ida Alice Sackett in household of Charles Sackett, New Albany Township New Albany city Ward 4, Floyd, Indiana, United States; citing sheet 9B, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,371.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S1076] Marriage Certficiate (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2015.
      Scanned marriage certificate
      GlenWmWolfe originally shared this image on 30 Jan 2015 on Ancestry.com

      Transcribed by Ted Smith
      1853, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
      Marriage of James F. Knight and Eliza Shaner
      Full name of husband: James F. Knight, No. 221
      Name of father of said husband: Zach Knight
      Name of mother of said husband: Mary Knight
      Occupation of husband: Tailor
      Residence of husband: Shanor Landing, Westmoreland
      Birthplace of husband: Middletown, Washington County
      Full name of wife: Eliza Shanor, No. 221
      Name of father of said wife: John Shanor
      Name of mother of said wife: Mary
      Time when the marriage was contracted: May 1st, 1853
      Place where the marriage was contracted: McKeesport, Allegheny County
      Color: White
      By what ceremony contracted: Presbyterian Usage
      Name of person pronouncing marriage: Nathaniel West
      Residence of person signing certificate: McKeesport
      Name of person signing certificate: Nathaniel West
      Date of Certificate: August 11th, 1853
      Date of Registration: August 19th, 1853
      Signature of register or his deputy: Alex Richardson, Register

    8. [S1078] Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1854, (Ancestry.com), 13 Oct 2015.
      Name: James T Knight
      Gender: Male
      Spouse: Eliza Shanor
      Spouse Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 1 May 1853
      Marriage Place: McKeesport, Allegheny County
      Registration County: Allegheny County
      Birth Place: Middletown, Washington County
      Residence Place: Shanors Landing, Westmoreland
      Father Name: Zach Knight
      Mother Name: Mary Knight
      Spouse Father Name: John Shanor
      Spouse Mother Name: Mary Shanor


      Source Citation

      Pennsylvania State Archives; Reel Number: 668
      Source Information

      Ancestry.com. Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1852-1854 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.

    9. [S1072] Indiana, Index to Select Marriages, 1780-1992, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Oct 2015.
      Name: Cyrus M . Knight
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Date: 15 Feb 1881
      Marriage Place: Floyd County, Indiana
      Spouse: Alice C. Sackett
      FHL Film Number: 549334
      Reference ID: P 202


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