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Absalom "Captain" Knotts
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1830
Death: Apr. 23, 1900

KNOTTS, Absalom, Captain,
Co. E, 14th Virginia Cavalry. Born in Harrison Co., Va. 11 Dec. 1830. Farmer, Calhoun Co. 1860 Census. Enlisted in Calhoun Co. 26 Sep. 1862. Present January to December 1863. Attempted to raise a battalion of Cavalry 1863. Resigned 3 Mar. 1864. Captured in Roane Co. 25 Aug 1864. Farmer, Calhoun Co. 1870 Census. Died 23 Apr. 1900.
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 Parents:
  Joseph Knotts (1806 - 1855)
  Mary Arnold Knotts (1810 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Prudence Arnold Knotts (1827 - 1911)*
 
 Children:
  Joseph Knotts (1855 - 1938)*
  Louise A. Knotts Short (1858 - 1933)*
  Edward Calvert Knotts (1860 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jemima Knotts Lynch (1827 - 1893)*
  Absalom Knotts (1830 - 1900)
  Rufus Knotts (1836 - 1907)*
  Elizabeth Jane Knotts Chenoweth (1839 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Minnora Cemetery
Minnora
Calhoun County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Norma Knotts Shaffer
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Feb 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13272831
Absalom Captain Knotts
Added by: Norma Knotts Shaffer
 
Absalom Captain Knotts
Added by: Norma Knotts Shaffer
 
 
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