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Walter Knight

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

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

Occupation: Explorer; carpenter
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Immediate Family

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

1585
1585
Staplegrove, Somerset, England
1610
1610
Age 25
Duxbury, MA
1611
1611
Age 26
Staplegrove, Somerset, England
1617
September 9, 1617
Age 32
England
1618
April 16, 1618
Age 33
Somerset, England
1620
July 14, 1620
Age 35
Romsey, Southampton, England
1634
April 19, 1634
Age 49
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
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