Nathan Elias Knight

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Nathan Elias Knight

Birthplace: Manchester England
Death: Died in Perth WA Australia
Place of Burial: East Perth Cemetery WA Australia
Immediate Family:

Son of Nathan KNIGHT
Husband of Sarah Sophia HESTER
Father of George Edward Knight; Nathan Elias KNIGHT; Charles Roper KNIGHT; Harry Trevor KNIGHT and William Cragg KNIGHT

Managed by: Terence Michael Collins
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About Nathan Elias Knight

Farmed at York 13-10-1841/44 in partnership with Henry Landor pasturing at the Dale. In Sep 1850 appointed to Custom House Agent. Church of England. In Feb 1845 advertised for a shepherd at York & susequently hired John Thompson. Received foods from England per "Dispatch" in Dec 1847. Left per "Empress" for Sth Aust. in April 1850 but later returned. He was the only son of Nathan of Manchester. Nathan arrived on the "Advocate" on 27-8-1841 settling on the Swan River at Guildford. Later when he moved to the York District he entered into a pasturing partnership with Henry Landor (surgeon practising at York) at the Dale. While there he visited Bridgetown where he met Miss Hester who came to WA with her four brothers and parents in the Lotus on 6-10-1829.

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Nathan Elias Knight's Timeline

Manchester England
December 20, 1847
Age 32
York, WA. Australia
December 14, 1848
Age 33
York, WA. Australia
July 21, 1850
Age 35
Fremantle WA Australia
August 28, 1853
Age 38
Perth WA Australia
November 4, 1855
Age 40
December 27, 1858
Age 43
Perth WA Australia
July 2, 1859
Age 44
Perth WA Australia
July 1859
Age 44
East Perth Cemetery WA Australia