Lydia <I>Goldthwaite</I> Knight

Lydia Goldthwaite Knight

Sutton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 3 Apr 1884 (aged 71)
Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Burial Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Plot A_C_58_2
Memorial ID 78704 · View Source
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Her parents are Jesse Goldthwaite and Sally Burt Goldthwaite. She married Newel Knight in about 1835 and he passed away 11 Jan 1847. She married James McClellan in 1864.


1880 United States Federal Census

Name: Liddia Mc Clellan
Home in 1880: Santa Clara, Washington, Utah
Age: 68
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1812
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of Household: Wife
Spouse's Name: James
Father's birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
Neighbors: View others on page
Occupation: Keep House
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female

Household Members:
Name Age
James Mc Clellan 75
Liddia Mc Clellan 68
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Name: Lydia Knight
Gender: female
Birth Date: 09 Jun 1812
Birth Place: Sutton, Worcester Co., Mass
Parent1: Jesse Goldthwait
Spouse: Calvin Bailey;Newel Knight
Marriage Date: 1828;23 Nov 1835
Marriage Place: Kirtland, Ohio Sep. 1851. Salt Lake City;John Dalton
Departure Date: 17 Apr 1846
Departure Place: Nauvos, Ill
Travel Company: Newel Knight. Children: Samuel, Sally, James Philander, Joseph, Newell, Lydia, Sesse, Hyrom Helaman
Party: Newel Knight Co.;Jesse Haren
Trail: Cor Mormon Trail Co SLC.
Arrival Date: 03 Oct 1850
Arrival Place: Great Salt Lake City
Religion: LDS
Place Settled: S.L.C. Provs, Payson 1858 1863, Santa Clara or 1852 1863, Sr. Georgent 1882 1884
Occupation: Home Maker School Teacher
Death Date: 03 Apr 1884
Death Place: Sr. George, Utah
Sources: first book of Noble Women's Lives Servies: Lydia Knight's History.
Comments: Md. James McClellan, 1860, Provo, Utah;Newel, died 11 Jan. 1847. Ponca Camp.
Sub Name: Lois W. Stock
Sub Date: Sep 1990
Pioneer Immigrants to Utah Territory.
(Info added Dec 2008 )

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  • Maintained by: Max Turpin
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 1 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78704
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lydia Goldthwaite Knight (9 Jun 1812–3 Apr 1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78704, citing Saint George City Cemetery, Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Max Turpin (contributor 46863402) .