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Samuel E. Kight
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1839
Georgia, USA
Death: Sep. 22, 1880
Fannin County
Texas, USA

The 1840 Census is filed under the head of household. Samuel "the son" is the free white male under 5.

1840 United States Federal Census about Saml Right
Name: Saml Right [Saml Kight] [Saml Kight]
Home in 1840 (City, County, State): District 779, Heard, Georgia
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 (Samuel 1839)
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1 (Samuel 1810)
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2 (Amanda 1835; Unknown Female)
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 (Sarah A. Jean 1817)
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 3
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 5
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5
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1850 United States Federal Census about Samuel Kite
Name: Samuel Kite [Samuel Kight]
Age: 10
Birth Year: abt 1840
Home in 1850: District 41, Heard, Georgia
Gender: Male
Family Number: 142
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel Kite 37
Sarah Kite 28
Amanda Kite 14
Samuel Kite 10
John Kite 9
Mary Kite 7
Martha Kite 6
Hariet Kite 5
James Kite 2
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Georgia Census, 1790-1890 about Samuel Kight
Name: Samuel Kight
State: GA
County: Heard County
Township: Northern Dist.
Year: 1860
Record Type: Slave schedule
Page: 242
Database: GA 1860 Slave Schedule
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Slave Schedules did not name the slaves, so I didn't copy all of these. I did however look at each of them to get the correct "color", also the 32 year old male is the only one that is manumitted.

1860 U.S. Federal Census - Slave Schedules about Samuel Kight
Gender: Male
Race: Black
Age: 32
Home in 1860: Northern District, Heard, Georgia
Name of Slave Owner: Samuel Kight
Manumitted: X
All Slaves Owned:
Age Gender
32 Male - Black
25 Female - Black
19 Male - Black
15 Male - Black
13 Female - Black
9 Female - Black
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1864 Census for Re-Organizing the Georgia Militia about S E Kite
Name: S E Kite
Residence County: Heard
Age: 25
Birth Year: abt 1839
Birth Place: Georgia
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1870 United States Federal Census about Samuel E Kight
Name: Samuel E Kight
Age in 1870: 30
Birth Year: abt 1840
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1870: Ward 3, Claiborne, Louisiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Haynesville
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel E Kight 30
Rowena Kight 30
Lela Kight 10
Edward Kight 8
J M Cleaver 30
Harriet Fletcher 18
George Fletcher 13
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1880 United States Federal Census about Saml. E. Kight
Name: Saml. E. Kight
Age: 40
Birth Year: abt 1840
Birthplace: Georgia
Home in 1880: Precinct 2, Fannin, Texas
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Roena Kight
Father's Birthplace: Georgia
Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Farmer
Cannot read/write:
Blind:
Deaf and dumb:
Otherwise disabled:
Idiotic or insane: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Saml. E. Kight 40
Roena Kight 40
Lila B. Kight 19
Edward L. Kight 18
Robt. J. Thonpson 25 - Laborer
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Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880 about Saml E Kight
Name: Saml E Kight
Location: Precinct 2, Fannin, Texas
Enumeration Date: 10 Jun 1880
Schedule Type: Agriculture
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 Parents:
  Samuel Kight (1810 - 1875)
  Sarah A. Kight (1817 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Roena Jane Kight (1839 - 1923)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E. Kight Garrison (1835 - 1885)*
  Samuel E. Kight (1839 - 1880)
  Charles Maberry Kight (1855 - 1882)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Stone is broken & has been repaired
 
Burial:
Virginia Point Cemetery
Savoy
Fannin County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Kimlite
Record added: Aug 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94863347
Samuel E. Kight
Added by: Kimlite
 
Samuel E. Kight
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Added by: Michael L. Ramsey
 
 
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 Added: Jul. 21, 2013
 
 
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