Died at the age of 50 years 6 months and 18 days
Family tree sources show he was the son of George W. and Sarah Knight
Death Certificate for Benjamin W. Knight shows he was the son of George and Sarah (Fry) Knight (both of PA), white, male, laborer, born June 12, 1861 Pennsylvania and died July 22, 1911 in Lansing, Ingham Co., MI at the age of 50 years 6 months and 18 days, cause of death Pulmonary T.B.
Informant was Emma Knight of Lansing. Death certificate shows he was buried in Forest Hill July 14, 1911 and not in Coe Cemetery. Cemetery records show he is buried in Pleasant Ridge/Coe Cemetery and that there is a marker for him.
Emma Carter Knight
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