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Catherine (Dowden) Knight (1789 - abt. 1870)

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Catherine Knight formerly Dowden
Born in Mercer, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 16 Nov 1815 in Shelby, Kentucky, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died about in Daviess, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 30 Nov 2019 | Created 7 Jul 2015 | Last significant change: 30 Nov 2019
19:36: William Foster Jr added Charles Knight (abt.1790-1865) as spouse for Catherine (Dowden) Knight (1789-abt.1870). [Thank William for this]
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Contents

Biography

Marriage

Note that their first son and daughter were named after Catherine's father and mother.

Research Notes

Not named in will of her father, but other factors such as marriage documents and names of children confirm father and mother.

Sources


See also:

  • Ancestry Profile
  • 1850 United States Federal Census; Ancestry Record 8054 #17031044; Name: Cathn Knight; [Catherine Knight] ; Age: 59; Birth Year: abt 1791; Birthplace: Kentucky; Home in 1850: District 1, Daviess, Kentucky, USA; Gender: Female; Family Number: 781; Household Members: Name Age: Charles Knight 47; Cathn Knight 59; Charles Knight 21; James Knight 37; George Knight 18; Joshua Knight 15. Image
  • 1860 United States Federal Census; Ancestry Record 7667 #41582320; Name: Catherine Knight; Age: 74; Birth Year: abt 1786; Gender: Female; Race: White; Birth Place: Kentucky; Home in 1860: District 1, Daviess, Kentucky; Post Office: Owensboro; Dwelling Number: 1013; Family Number: 1013; Occupation: Domestic Lady; Cannot Read, Write: Y; Household Members: Name Age: C K Knight 81; Catherine Knight 74; James Knight 31; George Knight 29; Nancy Knight 36; Elizabeth Knight 9.
  • Kentucky Marriage Records; Image; Quote: Knight, Charles; Dowden, Caty; Nov. 16, 1815.
  • Kentucky, Compiled Marriages, 1802-1850; Ancestry Record 2089 #63115; Name: Caty Dowden; Marriage Date: 16 Nov 1815; Marriage Place: Shelby, Kentucky, USA; Spouse: Charles Knight.
  • Kentucky, County Marriages, 1783-1965; Ancestry Record 61372 #901917188; Name: Catharine Dowden; Gender: Female; Marriage Date: 10 Nov 1815; Marriage Place: Shelby, Kentucky, USA; Father: Nathaniel Dowden; Spouse: Charles Night; Witness: James Dowden; Film Number: 000259280. Image;
    • Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954; Name: Charles Night; Event Type: Marriage; Event Date: 10 Nov 1815; Event Place: Shelby, Kentucky, United States; Gender: Male; Spouse's Name: Catharine Dowden; Spouse's Titles and Terms: Miss; Spouse's Gender: Female; Spouse's Father's Name: Nathaniel Dowden.
  • Kentucky, County Marriages, 1783-1965; Ancestry Record 61372 #901917177; Name: Kathrine Dowden; Gender: Female; Marriage Date: 10 Nov 1815; Marriage Place: Shelby, Kentucky, USA; Spouse: Charles Night; Witness: James Dowden; Film Number: 000259280. Image
  • Shelby County, Kentucky, Marriage Bond Index, 1791-1822; Ancestry Record 6063 #900001128; Name: Caty Dowden; Gender: Female; Marriage Date: 16 Nov 1815; Marriage Place: Shelby, Kentucky, USA; Spouse: Charlos Knicht.


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