Samuel McKnight, 18441919 (aged 75 years)

Name
Samuel /McKnight/
Given names
Samuel
Surname
McKnight
Birth 1844 26 16
Census April 7, 1861 (aged 17 years)
Text:

Counted at 22 Flowerhill Street, New Monkland, Lanarkshire: Archibald McKnight age 43 born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight age 33 born Ireland Samuel McKnight, 17 born Ireland a coal miner Jane McKnight, 15, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a Four loom cotton weaver Archibald McKnight, 9, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Elizabeth McKnight, 7, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Martha McKnight, 5, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Alexander McKnight, 2, born Airdrie Lanarkshire

MarriageElizabeth LennonView this family
October 8, 1866 (aged 22 years)
Note: Elizabeth was described as a Mill Winder, spinster aged 21 of Clarkston. Samuel was described as an ironstone miner aged 22 of Airdrie.
Census April 1871 (aged 27 years)
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 37 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 47 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

Census 1901 (aged 57 years)
Text:

Counted at New Street: Donald [sic] McKnight, head, 54, born Ireland, coal miner hewer Elizabeth McKnight, wife, 53, born Ireland Nellie McKnight, daughter, 21, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a tailor machinist Samuel McKnight, son, 14, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery labourer David McKnight, 19, grandson, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar James Givans, 24, boarder, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery clerk

Death March 16, 1919 (aged 75 years)
Citation details:

501

Text:

Samuel McKnight a watchman and widower of Elizabeth Linning Died Mar 16 1919 at 6 15 pm at 3 Oakshaw Brae Paisley (usual residence 5 Alexander Place Dykehead, Shotts) Male age 74 years Son of Archibald McKnight a coal miner deceased and Elizabeth McKnight nee Stevenson deceased Cause of death pneumonia of 5 days duration Informant Samuel McKnight, son Buried Mar 17 1919 at Paisley

Burial
Source: Gravestone
Text:

IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF ELIZABETH LENNON BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 2ND OF NOVEMBER 1907 AGED 59 YEARS THEIR DAUGHTER GEORGINA MCKNIGHT WIFE OF DAVID M. SMITH DIED 6TH AUGUST 1908 AGED 33 YEARS ALSO THE ABOVE SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 16 MARCH 1919 AGED 74 YEARS ALSO OF JOHN AND SAMUEL WHO DIED IN INFANCY

Family with parents
father
mother
18281863
Birth: about 1828Ireland
Death: September 5, 1863Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage
Marriage: about 1843
2 years
himself
18441919
Birth: 1844 26 16Ireland
Death: March 16, 1919Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
younger sister
1846
Birth: about 1846 28 18Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
2 years
younger sister
18471922
Birth: about 1847 29 19Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1922Hamilton, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
18521909
Birth: about 1852 34 24Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: November 19, 1909Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
younger sister
1854
Birth: about 1854 36 26Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
younger sister
1856
Birth: July 28, 1856 38 28Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
3 years
younger brother
18591909
Birth: July 29, 1859 41 31Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1909Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 years
younger sister
1861
Birth: November 12, 1861 43 33Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
Family with Elizabeth Lennon
himself
18441919
Birth: 1844 26 16Ireland
Death: March 16, 1919Paisley, Renfrew, Scotland, United Kingdom
wife
18451907
Birth: about 1845Ireland
Death: November 2, 1907New Stevenston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Marriage
Marriage: October 8, 1866Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 years
daughter
18681959
Birth: about 1868 24 23Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: February 9, 1959Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
son
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
daughter
18731963
Birth: about 1873 29 28Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: April 14, 1963Shotts, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 years
daughter
18751908
Birth: about 1875 31 30Airdrie, Lanark, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: August 6, 1908
5 years
daughter
18791972
Birth: about 1879 35 34Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: July 7, 1972Queensland, Australia
2 years
son
18801883
Birth: 1880 36 35Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
4 years
son
18831883
Birth: 1883 39 38Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: 1883Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 years
son
1887
Birth: about 1887 43 42Slamannan, Stirlingshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death:
BirthAncestry.com. 1861 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
CensusAncestry.com. 1861 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Text:

Counted at 22 Flowerhill Street, New Monkland, Lanarkshire: Archibald McKnight age 43 born Ireland a coal miner Elizabeth McKnight age 33 born Ireland Samuel McKnight, 17 born Ireland a coal miner Jane McKnight, 15, born Airdrie Lanarkshire a Four loom cotton weaver Archibald McKnight, 9, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Elizabeth McKnight, 7, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Martha McKnight, 5, born Airdrie Lanarkshire Alexander McKnight, 2, born Airdrie Lanarkshire

MarriageGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Marriages [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

CensusAncestry.com. 1901 Scotland Census (31 Mar/1 Apr) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.
Text:

Counted at New Street: Donald [sic] McKnight, head, 54, born Ireland, coal miner hewer Elizabeth McKnight, wife, 53, born Ireland Nellie McKnight, daughter, 21, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a tailor machinist Samuel McKnight, son, 14, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery labourer David McKnight, 19, grandson, born Airdrie Lanarkshire, scholar James Givans, 24, boarder, born Slamannan Stirlingshire, a colliery clerk

DeathGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Deaths [Database Online]
Citation details:

501

Text:

Samuel McKnight a watchman and widower of Elizabeth Linning Died Mar 16 1919 at 6 15 pm at 3 Oakshaw Brae Paisley (usual residence 5 Alexander Place Dykehead, Shotts) Male age 74 years Son of Archibald McKnight a coal miner deceased and Elizabeth McKnight nee Stevenson deceased Cause of death pneumonia of 5 days duration Informant Samuel McKnight, son Buried Mar 17 1919 at Paisley

BurialGeneral Register Office for Scotland. Scotland's People. Register of Statutory Deaths [Database Online]
BurialGravestone
Text:

IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF ELIZABETH LENNON BELOVED WIFE OF SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 2ND OF NOVEMBER 1907 AGED 59 YEARS THEIR DAUGHTER GEORGINA MCKNIGHT WIFE OF DAVID M. SMITH DIED 6TH AUGUST 1908 AGED 33 YEARS ALSO THE ABOVE SAMUEL MCKNIGHT DIED 16 MARCH 1919 AGED 74 YEARS ALSO OF JOHN AND SAMUEL WHO DIED IN INFANCY

Marriage

Elizabeth was described as a Mill Winder, spinster aged 21 of Clarkston. Samuel was described as an ironstone miner aged 22 of Airdrie.