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John Charles Kniveton, Sr
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Birth: Jan., 1844
Macclesfield
Cheshire, England
Death: Sep. 17, 1912
Rhode Island, USA

John Kniveton was born in Macclesfield, England in 1844. He married Hannah Barlow. John Kniveton worked in the mills in England, and also in the United States. The family migrated to Canada, then came into the United States in 1889. They settled in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and North Carolina. Family information says John Kniveton was sent to Augusta, Georgia, in order to open a cotton mill. The family was living here when John's daughter,Mary, met and married Edward Eve Brown. The marriage took place in North Carolina. Mary died soon after the birth of her first and only child, John Edward Brown. The Knivetons returned to North Carolina, and eventually Rhode Island.
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Family TimeLine:
John Kniveton
Mary Jane Kniveton Brown
John Edward Brown
Katherine Brown Darnell
Billie Darnell Greene
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England & Wales
Birth Index Information, 1837-1915
Name: John Kniveton;
Year of Registration: 1844;
Quarter of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar;
District: Macclesfield;
County: Cheshire, Derbyshire
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1851 England Census Information
Name: John Kniveton; Age: 7;
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844;
Relation: Son;
Father's Name: John;
Mother's Name: Ellen;
Where Born: Sutton, Cheshire, England; Civil Parish: Sutton; County/Island: Cheshire; Country: England; Registration district: MacClesfield; Sub registration district: Sutton;
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1861 England Census Information
Name: John Kniveton; Age: 17;
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844;
Relation: Son;
Father's Name: John
Mother's Name: Ellen;
Where Born: MacClesfield, Cheshire, England; Civil Parish: Sutton; Ecclesiastical Parish: St George; Town: MacClesfield; County/Island: Cheshire; Country: England; Registration district: MacClesfield; Sub registration district: Sutton
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1881 England Census Information
Name: John Kniveton; Age: 37; Estimated Birth Year: abt 1844; Relation: Head; Spouse's Name: Hannah; Gender: Male; Where Born: MacClesfield, Cheshire, England; Civil Parish: Adlington; County/Island: Lancashire; Country: England; Street Address: 40 Railway St.; Condition as to marriage: Married; Occupation: Overseer of Cotton Mill; Registration district: Chorley; Sub registration district: Rivington; ED,institution, or vessel: 5;
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1910 U.S. Census Information
Name: John Kniveton; Age in 1910: 64;
White, Male, Married
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1846;
Birthplace: England;
Relationship to Head of House: Head;
Father's Birthplace: England;
Mother's Birthplace: England;
Souse's Name: Hannah;
Home in 1910: Fall River Ward 8, Bristol, Massachusetts; Year of Immigration: 1889.
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Rhode Island Deaths Information, 1630-1930
Name: John Kniveton; Age: 67
Kin 1: William Kniveton;
Kin 2: Hannah Kniveton;
Death Date: 17 Sep 1912
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brother to:
Sarah Kniveton

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Kniveton (1817 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Hannah Barlow Kniveton (1845 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Mary Jane Kniveton Brown (1865 - 1900)*
  John Charles Kniveton (1869 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Billie Greene
Originally Created by: Familygen99
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55490375
John Charles Kniveton, Sr
Added by: Billie Greene
 
 
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 Added: Dec. 11, 2012
 
 
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