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Walter Knight

Nicknames: "Old Knight"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Staplegrove, Somersetshire, England
Death: Died in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Isaac Knight and Elizabeth Knight
Husband of Elizabeth Knight and Elizabeth Knight
Father of Bridget Varney; Francis Knight; Elizabeth Fairfield and Mary Pierce

Occupation: Explorer; carpenter
Managed by: Private User
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About Walter Knight

Walter Knight

  • Birth: 1585 - Somerset, England
  • Death: Apr 19 1634 - Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
  • Parents: Isaac Knight, Mrs. Isaac Knight
  • Wife: Ruth Gray, Elizabeth Knight

Reported to have been in Nantucket in 1622, Salem in 1625, Duxbury in 1638 and Boston in 1643. He was a carpenter and called "Old Knight".

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Walter Knight's Timeline

1586
1586
Staplegrove, Somersetshire, England
1603
1603
Age 17
Duxbury, MA
1610
1610
Age 24
1611
1611
Age 25
Staplegrove, Somerset, England
1617
September 9, 1617
Age 31
England
1618
April 16, 1618
Age 32
Somerset, England
1620
July 14, 1620
Age 34
Romsey, Southampton, England
1634
April 19, 1634
Age 48
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
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