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Dr Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight
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Birth: Jun., 1836
Georgia, USA
Death: Aug. 20, 1862
Virginia, USA

Husband of: Frances Flora Ann Keron Bibby McKnight Looser. Married July 4, 1858 Chambers County, Alabama. Father of: Lula and Lucius Poleman. Son of: John Lee McKnight and Martha Sims McKnight.

Died in Chimborazo Hospital # 4, Richmond, Virginia during his service in the army as a private with Co H, 47th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Admitted to the hospital July 22, 1862

Alabama Civil War Service Database
Last Name: McKnight
First Name: Gilbert
MI: M L
Birth Information: USA, Georgia
Date of Death: 1862/08/20
Death Information: Died In General Hospital At Richmond, Virginia
Branch: Infantry
Regimental Unit: 47th Alabama Regiment
Company Unit: H
Authority: Historical Record Roll, near Richmond, VA. January 12, 1865.
Marital Status: Married
Occupation: Physician
Enlistment Date: 1862/05/09
Enlistment Information: Age 25, Alabama, Loachapoka, Private
Engagements: Absent Sick: Cedar Run, Virginia, August 9, 1862.
Remarks: Resident, Roanoke, Ala.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Lee McKnight (1788 - 1856)
  Martha Sims McKnight (1793 - 1856)
 
 Spouse:
  Flora Ann Keron Bibby Looser (1841 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  Lula McKnight Griffin (1859 - 1903)*
  Lucius Poleman McKnight (1862 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew M. McKnight (1814 - 1860)*
  Nancy Susan McKnight Causey (1815 - ____)*
  Mariah McKnight Bentley (1818 - 1855)*
  Thomas McKnight (1819 - 1860)*
  Larissa McKnight Welch (1821 - 1891)*
  Hiram Lee McKnight (1821 - 1881)*
  Lewis Newton McKnight (1825 - 1897)*
  John McKnight (1826 - 1878)*
  Martha Elizabeth McKnight Sims (1827 - 1906)*
  Mary McKnight Standfield (1830 - 1923)*
  Elvira Minerva McKnight Monkress (1834 - 1918)*
  Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight (1836 - 1862)
  Christopher Pusilamus Columbus McKnight (1838 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Died Chimborazo Hospital # 4, Richmond, Virginia Aug 20, 1862
 
Created by: D McK S
Record added: Aug 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55855418
 


- James Mayfield
 Added: Mar. 17, 2014
In honor of your Confederate service; you paid the ultimate price. Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp No. 1921 - The Tallassee Armory Guards.
- Churchwell
 Added: Apr. 25, 2012

- D McK S
 Added: Apr. 16, 2011
 
 
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