Archibald McKnight, 18701958 (aged 87 years)

McKnight, Archibald (1870-1958)
Name
Archibald /McKnight/
Given names
Archibald
Surname
McKnight
Birth November 17, 1870 26 25
Census April 1871 (aged 4 months)
Text:

Counted at house south of Drum Cathie Road, New Monkland: Samuel McKnight, head, 27, born Ireland, a miner Elizabeth L. McKnight, 26, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth L. McKnight, 2, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire Archibald McKnight, 4 months, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Brown, John, 28, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, lodger and miner Brown, Sarah, 24, forn Raynard, Lanarkshire, lodger

Census April 1881 (aged 10 years)
Text:

Counted at 30 Burn Row: Samuel McNight, 25, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a coal miner Elizabeth McNight, 31, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McNight, 12, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Archibald McNight, 10, son, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Maria McNight, 8, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Georgina McNight, 6, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Ellen McNight, 2, daughter, born Slamannan Stirlingshire John McNight, 5 months, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

Census April 1891 (aged 20 years)
Text:

Counted at Burn row: Samuel McKnight, 44, born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight, 43, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McKnight, 22, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a colliery labourer Archibald McKnight, 20, son, born Airdrie, Lanarkshire, a coal miner Helen McKnight, 12, daughter born Slamannan Stirlingshire a scholar Samuel McKnight, 4, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire David Shaw, 3 months, grandson, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

MarriageJane GordonView this family
December 2, 1898 (aged 28 years)
Note: Archibald was described as a coal miner and bachelor aged 28. Jeanie was described as a domestic servant aged 21.
Note: Jane's name recorded as 'Jeanie'.
Residence 1901 (aged 30 years)
Address: New Street
Note: Archibald, a coal miner hewer, aged 30, lived with his wife Jane aged 23 and son Samuel aged 1.
Immigration July 6, 1902 (aged 31 years)
Citation details:

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Text:

MCKNIGHT, A Mr ship KARLSRUHE Bremen Fremantle 06 Jul 1902 MCKNIGHT, Jane Mrs ship KARLSRUHE Fremantle 06 Jul 1902

Residence 1930 (aged 59 years)
Address: Jeffrey Street
Note: Archibald was described as a [mine] deputy.
Residence 1936 (aged 65 years)
Address: Harbord Road
Note: Archibald's occupation was a storekeeper.
Death July 17, 1958 (aged 87 years)
Text:

McKNIGHT Archibald Death notice 17JUL1958 Death 87 late of Harbord, formerly of Cessnock Sydney Morning Herald 18JUL1958

Burial
Text:

McKNIGHT - The Relatives and Friends of the Family of the late ARCHIBALD McKNIGHT of Harbord (formerly of Cessnock) are invited to attend his funeral; to leave the Methodist Church, Gilbert Park Manly tomorrow (Saturday) after service commencing at 9.45 a.m. for the French's Forest Cemetery.

Family with parents
father
18441919
Birth: 1844 26 16Ireland
Death: March 16, 1919Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom
mother
18451907
Birth: about 1845Ireland
Death: November 2, 1907New Stevenston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage
Marriage: October 8, 1866Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 years
elder sister
18681959
Birth: about 1868 24 23Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 9, 1959Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
himself
McKnight, Archibald (1870-1958)
18701958
Birth: November 17, 1870 26 25Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 17, 1958Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger sister
18731963
Birth: about 1873 29 28Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: April 14, 1963Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
younger sister
18751908
Birth: about 1875 31 30Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 6, 1908
5 years
younger sister
18791972
Birth: about 1879 35 34Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 7, 1972Queensland, Australia
2 years
younger brother
18801883
Birth: 1880 36 35Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
younger brother
18831883
Birth: 1883 39 38Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 years
younger brother
1887
Birth: about 1887 43 42Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
Family with Jane Gordon
himself
McKnight, Archibald (1870-1958)
18701958
Birth: November 17, 1870 26 25Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 17, 1958Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
wife
Gordon, Jean (1878-1966)
18781966
Birth: 1878 28 32Falkirk, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1966Manly, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: December 2, 1898Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
15 months
son
19001992
Birth: March 5, 1900 29 22Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: October 2, 1992Wollongong, South Coast and Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
19021981
Birth: 1902 31 24Merewether, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 9, 1981Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
3 years
son
19051986
Birth: February 20, 1905 34 27Merewether, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 13, 1986Wahroonga, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
daughter
19081995
Birth: 1908 37 30West Maitland, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 7, 1995Hornsby, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
8 years
son
McKnight, Gordon Leslie (1915-1991)
19151991
Birth: September 8, 1915 44 37Aberdare, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 13, 1991Belmont, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
7 years
son
19222004
Birth: September 17, 1922 51 44
Death: November 21, 2004
BirthGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Births [Database Online]
CensusAncestry.com. 1871 Scotland Census (2-3 Apr 1871) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at house south of Drum Cathie Road, New Monkland: Samuel McKnight, head, 27, born Ireland, a miner Elizabeth L. McKnight, 26, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth L. McKnight, 2, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire Archibald McKnight, 4 months, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Brown, John, 28, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, lodger and miner Brown, Sarah, 24, forn Raynard, Lanarkshire, lodger

CensusAncestry.com. 1881 [3/4 Apr 1881] Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at 30 Burn Row: Samuel McNight, 25, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a coal miner Elizabeth McNight, 31, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McNight, 12, daughter born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Archibald McNight, 10, son, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Maria McNight, 8, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Georgina McNight, 6, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar Ellen McNight, 2, daughter, born Slamannan Stirlingshire John McNight, 5 months, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

CensusAncestry.com. 1891 Scotland Census (5/6 Apr) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.
Text:

Counted at Burn row: Samuel McKnight, 44, born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight, 43, born Ireland, wife Elizabeth McKnight, 22, daughter, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a colliery labourer Archibald McKnight, 20, son, born Airdrie, Lanarkshire, a coal miner Helen McKnight, 12, daughter born Slamannan Stirlingshire a scholar Samuel McKnight, 4, son, born Slamannan Stirlingshire David Shaw, 3 months, grandson, born Slamannan Stirlingshire

MarriageGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Marriages [Database Online]
ResidenceWebsite - Scotland Census 21 Mar 1901
ImmigrationWebsite - National Archives of Australia - Recordsearch
Citation details:

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Text:

MCKNIGHT, A Mr ship KARLSRUHE Bremen Fremantle 06 Jul 1902 MCKNIGHT, Jane Mrs ship KARLSRUHE Fremantle 06 Jul 1902

ResidenceWebsite - www.ancestry.com. Australian Electoral Rolls, 1903-1954 [database on-line].
ResidenceWebsite - New South Wales Electoral Role 1936
DeathNew South Wales. Department of Justice and Attorney General. NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages. [data-base on-line]. Sydney: the Registry.
DeathThe Ryerson index to contemporary death notices and obituaries in Australian newspapers. [datatase on-line]. n.p., Ryerson Index Inc.
Text:

McKNIGHT Archibald Death notice 17JUL1958 Death 87 late of Harbord, formerly of Cessnock Sydney Morning Herald 18JUL1958

BurialMcKnight, Marilyn. [photocopy of newspaper clipping], supplied to Marion Purnell Jun 18 2011
Text:

McKNIGHT - The Relatives and Friends of the Family of the late ARCHIBALD McKNIGHT of Harbord (formerly of Cessnock) are invited to attend his funeral; to leave the Methodist Church, Gilbert Park Manly tomorrow (Saturday) after service commencing at 9.45 a.m. for the French's Forest Cemetery.

Marriage

Archibald was described as a coal miner and bachelor aged 28. Jeanie was described as a domestic servant aged 21.

Marriage

Jane's name recorded as 'Jeanie'.

Residence

Archibald, a coal miner hewer, aged 30, lived with his wife Jane aged 23 and son Samuel aged 1.

Residence

Archibald was described as a [mine] deputy.

Residence

Archibald's occupation was a storekeeper.