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PVT Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight
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Birth: Jun. 30, 1836
Alabama, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1862
Richmond City
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.

The following information was sent via Suggest a Correction: He is buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Confederate Section, 3101 Nine Mile Rd. Richmond, Va. 23223. Phone 804-646-4473. Buried in Section C, Row K, Grave 19. There is know headstone for him. My information comes from Fold3.com, Ancestry.com. and Oakwood Cemetery. He was admitted to Chimborazo Hospital No. 4, Richmond, Va. July 22, 1862 and died Aug. 14, 1862 from Variocele & Diarrhea.

 
 
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 - 1870)*
  Mariah McKnight Bentley (1818 - 1855)*
  Hiram Lee McKnight (1821 - 1881)*
  Larissa McKnight Welch (1821 - 1891)*
  Thomas McKnight (1822 - 1860)*
  Lewis Newton McKnight (1825 - 1897)*
  John McKnight (1826 - 1878)*
  Martha Elizabeth McKnight Sims (1827 - 1906)*
  Mary McKnight Standfield (1830 - 1923)*
  Christopher Pulaski McKnight (1833 - 1904)*
  Elvira Minerva McKnight Monkress (1834 - 1918)*
  Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight (1836 - 1862)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No Marker Found
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Confederate Section, Section C, Row K, Grave 19
 
Created by: Dee Mack
Record added: Aug 04, 2010
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PVT Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight
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PVT Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight
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PVT Gilbert Motier Lafayette McKnight
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