Walter Knight, of Salem

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Walter Knight, of Salem

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

Son of Isaac Knight; Issac Knight; Elizabeth Knight and <unknown> Knight
Husband of Elizabeth Knight; Elizabeth Knight; Ruth Knight and Ruth Gray
Father of Bridget Varney; Francis Knight; Elizabeth Palfrey; Mary Osborne; Francis Knight and 3 others

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

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, of Salem's Timeline

1585
1585
Staplegrove, Somerset, England
1600
1600
Age 15
1600
Age 15
1610
1610
Age 25
Duxbury, MA
1611
1611
Age 26
Staplegrove, Somerset, England
1617
September 9, 1617
Age 32
England
1617
Age 32
1618
April 16, 1618
Age 33
Somerset, England
1620
July 14, 1620
Age 35
England
1630
1630
Age 45
Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, British America