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Louis Knight
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1840
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: Oct. 6, 1924
Painesville
Lake County
Ohio, USA

Civil War Veteran from the Ohio Volunteer Infantry Co. D 7.

He enlisted in Co. D, 7th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, on June 19, 1861, as a private. Sometime later he would be appointed to the rank of Corporal. He took part in 31 battles including Lookout Mountain & Gettysburg. He was mustered out with his company on July 6, 1864.

He was also a member of the famous White House Guard.

Records provided indicate he was born in Scheffland, Baden, Germany.
(Many thanks to Greg Square) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Rosina Keener Knight (1842 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Bessie May Knight Fitzgerald (1882 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Painesville
Lake County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section F, Row 13, Stone 5
 
Created by: Brad Campbell
Record added: Feb 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85979026
Louis Knight
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Louis Knight
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Added by: Neal W. Robertson
 
 
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- Gregory Square
 Added: Feb. 10, 2014

- James Snow
 Added: May. 9, 2013
 
 
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