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- Joseph Knight was born about 1624 in Romsey, Southampton, England.
- He married Hannah (?Lamb?) and they had children, all born at Woburn:
- (1) Sarah b. March 8, 1651
- (2) Samuel, b. Sept 8, 1652 & died Dec 26, 1653
- (3) Hannah b. Mar 25, 1654
- (4) John b. Jan 16, 1665/6
- (5) Elizabeth b. April 7, 1658, m. Thomas Kinne Sr., 23 May 1677, Concord, MA
- (6) Mary b. June 6, 1660 died April 10, 1661
- (7) Dinah b. July 4, 1661 m. John Morse of Watertown 1686
- (8) Samuel (again) b. Mar 18, 1663
- (9) Mary b. Dec 12, 1672; died March 1, 1673
- (10) Joseph b. Dec 12, 1673
- (11) Edward b. Aug 31, 1677
- (12) Isaac b. Feb 24, 1679/80; died Mar 4, 1679/80
- (13) James b. April 22, 1681 & died the next day.
- Note: It is said that Joseph Knight married, apparently 10 Dec 1649, Hannah Lamb. Online trees claim Watertown, but no such marriage is recorded in the published Watertown vital records; nor is such a marriage recorded in Woburn, MA, where the family resided.
- Joseph Knight, Sr. died 13 August 1687 in Woburn, Massachusetts.
- "Joseph Knight ["Sen." County Records] died 13 Aug 1687. Hannah, relict of Joseph Knight, se., died 13 Jan. 1694-5."
- ↑ NOTE: this is the date most often given as his marriage to Hannah Lamb.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Genealogical Notices of the Earliest Inhabitants of Woburn and Their Families: The History of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass., from the grant of its territory to Charlestown, in 1640, to the year 1860], Sewall, Samuel, pages 623-624
- ↑ Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850, database (americanacestors.org), Boston, MA: NEHGS, citing Woburn Vital Records, volume 2, p 108: (Deaths) KNIGHT, Joseph, Sen., s. of ----, Aug. 13, 1687.
- ↑ excerpted from Samuel Sewall, et al., The History of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass..., Genealogical Notes: KNIGHT, p 623-624
- The History of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass., from the grant of its territory to Charlestown, in 1640, to the year 1860, Sewall, Samuel. Transcribed by Janice Farnsworth
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