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JANE AUSTEN

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  • ID: I2339
  • Title: Capt 1 2
  • Name: William Brodnax KNIGHT Queen's Bays 1 2
  • Sex: M
  • Change Date: 21 JUL 2016
  • Birth: 03 FEB 1838 in London, England
  • Note: Baptised at Chawton on 11 March 1838. 1 3
  • Census: 07 JUN 1841 4
  • Census: 30 MAR 1851 5
  • Event: MilService 24 JAN 1860
  • Note:
    Statement of the Services of William Brodnax Knight of the 84th Regt of Foot
    Born London 3rd February 1838
    Served in the 72 Bengal Native Infantry from 1855 up to the Mutiny of 1857 and afterwards served as a Volunteer in the H.M. 2nd Fusileers from the 28th of January to the 10th May 1858. Was present with that corps at the siege and capture of Lucknow under the command of Brigadiers Walpole and Outram.
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  • Census: 07 APR 1861 7
  • Census: 02 APR 1871 3
  • Census: 03 APR 1881 8
  • Census: 05 APR 1891 9
  • Death: 04 NOV 1896 in Winchester, Hampshire 1 10

    Father: Edward KNIGHT (II) b: 10 MAY 1794 in Godmersham, Kent
    Mother: Mary Dorothea KNATCHBULL b: ABT 1807

    Marriage 1 Louisa Octavia Charlotte STACEY b: ABT 1836 in Stockbury, Maidstone, Kent
    • Married: 1863 1 11
    Children
    1. Has Children Wyndham Charles KNIGHT K.C.I.E., C.B., C.S.I., D.S.O b: 30 NOV 1863 in Pembroke, Wales
    2. Has Children Reginald Brodnax KNIGHT b: 16 FEB 1867 in Canterbury, Kent
    3. Has Children Dorothea Maud KNIGHT b: 1870 in Colchester, Essex
    4. Has Children Violet Laura Amherst KNIGHT b: 1875 in Winchester, Hampshire
    5. Has Children Irene Constance Louisa KNIGHT b: 02 AUG 1879 in Winchester, Hampshire

    Sources:
    1. Title: Akin To Jane
      Abbrev: Akin to Jane
      Author: Compiler: Joan Corder
      Publication: Manuscript, private circulation, March 1953
    2. Title: Plantagenet Roll of the Blood Royal, being a complete table of all the descendants now living of Edward III, King of England
      Abbrev: Ruvigny
      Author: Compiler: Melville Henry de Massue, Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval
      Publication: 1903-1911
      Page: Mortimer Volume, p.418
    3. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1871 RG10/1211 Folio 94 Winchester Dist 14
      Page 23 Sched 97 No.27 Kingsgate Street
      William B Knight Head Mar 33 Retired Army Captain London
      Louisa OC Knight Wife Mar 35 Kent Maidstone
      Wyndham C Knight Son 7 Scholar Wales Pembroke
      Reginald B Knight Son 4 Kent Canterbury
      Dorothea M Knight Dau 6 mo. Essex Colchester
      >3 servants>
    4. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1841 HO107/381 Book 11 Chawton Dist 6 Folio 10
      Page 14 Chawton House
      Edward Knight 40 Yeoman Y[es - born in Hampshire]
      Adela Knight 20 Y
      Annabella Knight 8 Y
      Georgina Knight 7 Y
      Philip Knight 5 Y
      Ernest Knight 4 Y
      Brodnax Knight 3 Y
      Elizabeth Knight 3 mo. Y
      Wyndham Portal 15 Y
      >19 staff>
    5. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1851 HO107/1470 Folio 52 Kensington - St Paul Hammersmith ED02
      Page 35 Sched 140 Cornwall Road No.16
      James Hunter Head Mar 60 Teacher of Mathematics & Classics Stafford Tamworth
      Sarah Hunter Wife Mar 50 Huntingdon Stilton
      William B Knight Visitor U 13 Scholar at Home Middx St James
      Mary James Serv U 17 Servant Middx Hammersmith
    6. Title: ancestry.com and ancestry.co.uk
      Abbrev: Ancestry.com
      Page: Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900
    7. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1861 RG9/2913 Folio 74 Salford ED: Infantry Barracks, Regent Road Salford Lancashire
      Page 2 Sched 1
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      William B Knight U 23 Ensign 84th Regt. London
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    8. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1881 RG11/1233 Folio 28 Winchester Dist 15
      Page 16 Sched 65 No.27 Kingsgate Street "Meadow House"
      William B Knight Head Mar 43 Army Officer Retired London
      Louisa OC Knight Wife Mar 46 Kent Stockbury
      Dorothea M Knight Dau 10 Scholar Essex Colchester
      >2 servants>
    9. Title: Census
      Abbrev: Census
      Page: 1891 RG12/951 Folio 20 Alton Dist 8 Chawton
      Page 5 Sched 23 Chawton House
      Montagu G Knight Head M 46 Magistrate living on his own means (employer) Hants Chawton
      Florence Knight Wife M 40 Yorkshire Lowmoor
      William B Knight Brother M 53 Retired Captain in the Army living on his own means London St Georges
      Louisa OC Knight Sister in Law M 54 Kent Stockbury
      Dorothea M Knight Niece S 20 Essex Colchester
      Irene CL Knight Niece 11 Scholar Hants Winchester
      >9 servants>
    10. Title: Free BMD, Url: http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
      Abbrev: Free BMD
      Page: Deaths Dec 1896 Winchester 2c 74
      Knight William Brodnax 58
    11. Title: Free BMD, Url: http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
      Abbrev: Free BMD
      Page: Marriages Mar 1863 St James 1a 564
      KNIGHT William Brodnax
      STACEY Louisa Octavia Charlotte