Samuel Knights

#13908, b. September 1841, d. June 1920

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegSeptember 1841Samuel Knights1,2
Marriage11 June 1865Samuel Knights3
Marriage31 December 1872Matthew James Patterson4,5,6
Death of Mother24 November 1882Elizabeth Knights7
Death of Father29 June 1883James Knights4,8
Marriage of DaughterDecember 1884Eliza Georgianna Williams9
Marriage of DaughterJune 1890Sarah Flora Knights10
Marriage of Daughter25 April 1895Mary Ann Knights11
Marriage of DaughterMarch 1911Sarah Flora Knights12
Death RegDecember 1916Eliza Sarah Ann Hogg13
Death RegJune 1920Samuel Knights14

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Samuel was a mariner.
  • Census: In the census on 3 April 1881, Samuel Knights was living in ship 'regalia', Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, Vessel:     "Regalia"
         Census Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Source:     FHL Film 1341462 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1915 Folio 143 Page
         Marr     Age     Sex     Birthplace
    Samuel KNIGHTS     M     40      M     Gt Yarmouth
         Occ:     Master
    Robert HIGH     M     22      M     Plumstead, Norfolk, England
         Occ:     Mate
    Alfred BROWN     M     22      M     London Whitechapel, London, Middlesex, England
         Occ:     3rd Hand
    Robt. FLAXEN     U     20      M     Gt Yarmouth
         Occ:     4th Hand
    Jas. PATTERSON     U     20      M     Gt Yarmouth
         Occ:     5th Hand
    Fred. PILLAR     U     18      M     Cambridge City
         Occ:     Cook (Ship).

Census details

Children of Samuel Knights and Eliza Sarah Ann Hogg


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Batch number: Dates Source Call No. Type Printout Call No. Type
    5003718 - 1553259 Film NONE
    Sheet: 40.

  3. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, KNIGHTS, Samuel     Age:     24     Marriage
         Wife:     Eliza Sarah Ann WILLIAMS     Age:     26
         Marriage Date:     11 Jun 1865     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
              Wife previously married
         Husband's Father:     James KNIGHTS
         Wife's Father:     James HOGG
    Source:     FHL Film 1526457     Dates:     1864 - 1869     Note:     Additional Data in Original Record.
  4. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  5. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, PATTERSON, Matthew     Age:     21 years     Marriage
    Wife:     Alice BONNER     Age:     20 years
    Marriage Date:     31 Dec 1872     Recorded in:     St. Nicholas, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Husband's Father:     Matthew PATTERSON
    Wife's Father:     Alexander BONNER
    Source:     FHL Number 1526458     Dates:     1869-1886

    BONNER Alice Yarmouth 4b 51 phaver dec 1872 qtr.
  6. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     77
    MarriageDate     31 Dec 1872
    GroomForename     Matthew
    GroomSurname     PATTERSON
    GroomAge     21
    GroomParish     Great Yarmouth
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fireman
    GroomAbode     S Quay
    BrideForename     Alice
    BrideSurname     BONNER
    BrideAge     20
    BrideParish     Great Yarmouth
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     S Quay
    GroomFatherForename     Matthew
    GroomFatherSurname     PATTERSON
    GroomFatherOccupation     Sailor
    BrideFatherForename     Alexander
    BrideFatherSurname     BONNER
    BrideFatherOccupation     Coal Heaver
    WitnessOneForename     Samuel
    WitnessOneSurname     KNIGHT
    WitnessTwoForename     Eliza
    WitnessTwoSurname     CARR
    Notes     X Her Mark
    FileNumber     12209.
  7. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records.
  8. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, KNIGHTS, James aged 74 - Yarmouth 4b/9.          
  9. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, 4b/44.
  10. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Knights, Sarah Flora and McKay, Frederick John - Mutford. 4a/1391.
  11. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, KING, William     Age:     21     Marriage
         Wife:     Mary Ann KNIGHTS     Age:     18
         Marriage Date:     25 Apr 1895     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     William KING
         Wife's Father:     Samuel KNIGHTS
    Source:     FHL Film 1526459     Dates:     1886 - 1899.
  12. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      JOHN A
    Last name      GOFFIN
    Marriage quarter      1
    Marriage year      1911
    Registration month      -
    MarriageFinder™      JOHN A GOFFIN married one of these people
    Sarah F Knights, Sarah F Knight
    District      Haverfordwest
    District number      -
    County      Pembrokeshire
    Country      Wales
    Volume      11A
    Page      1639
    Record set      England & Wales Marriages 1837-2008
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  13. Free parish registers, online, Eliza S A Knights
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1839
    Year of Registration:      1916
    Quarter of Registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec
    Age at Death:      77
    District:      Yarmouth (1837-1924)
    County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      2.
  14. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      SAMUEL
    Last name      KNIGHTS
    Gender      Male
    Birth day      -
    Birth month      -
    Birth year      1843
    Age      77
    Death quarter      2
    Death year      1920
    District      YARMOUTH
    County      Norfolk
    Volume      4B
    Page      3
    Country      England
    Record set      England & Wales deaths 1837-2007
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Deaths & burials
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  15. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, KNIGHTS      Samuel James            Yarmouth      4b     10     Knights      Samuel James      0      Yarmouth      4b     3.