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William Harold Knight

William Harold Knight

Male 1926 - 2002  (76 years)

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  • Name William Harold Knight 
    Born 28 Apr 1926  Burlington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Jun 2002  Huntington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Chittenden County, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11841  Family Tree
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2013 

    Father William Clayton Henry Knight,   b. 26 Jan 1900, Huntington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1973, Rotterdam Junction, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Hazle Olga Walton,   b. 29 Jul 1910, Huntington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1993, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1926  Huntington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Beatrice Ursula Hallock,   b. 17 Apr 1934, Starksboro, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 2001, Burlington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 9 May 1953  Huntington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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    Family ID F4042  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Apr 1926 - Burlington, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 May 1953 - Huntington, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jun 2002 - Huntington, Vermont, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, Chittenden County, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    William Knight
    William Knight

    Headstones
    William & Beatrice Knight
Hazle Knight
    William & Beatrice Knight Hazle Knight
    KNIGHT (front of stone)
    William H.
    1926-2002
    Beatrice U. Hallock
    1934-2001

    Hazle Walton Knight (back of stone)
    1910-1993

    Census
    1930 US Census
    1930 US Census
    Albany, Albany County, New York
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.

  • Notes 
    • 06/28/2002 WILLIAM H. KNIGHT HUNTINGTON William H. Knight, 76, died at his home Wednesday, June 26, 2002, following several years of failing health. He was born in Burlington on April 28, 1926, the son of the late William and Hazel (Walton) Knight. During World War II, Bill was stationed in Germany with the U.S. Army and was involved in combat for two years. Upon his return to civilian life, he was employed as a mechanic for Wheeler's Farm Machinery. May 9, 1953, he married Beatrice "Bea" Hallock in Huntington. Bill loved the outdoors and all aspects of nature. He was a self-employed logger. He was an avid fisherman and very successful hunter. He always had a large vegetable garden with excess produce that he shared with neighbors and friends. His potato yield was always abundant, and he had many loyal customers who depended on his crop. During his retirement years, he derived much pleasure from washing and sorting them to keep himself busy. The Knight family always had a large assortment of animals that were an important part of the family. He is survived by his children, Karen and Mike Doolan of Essex, Myron Knight and his partner, Patricia Haskins, of Huntington, Michael and Sheila Knight of Starksboro, Marvin Knight of Winooski, Marty Knight of Waterbury, Monte and Becky Knight of Huntington, Milford and Laurie Knight of Burlington, and Merle and Carolyn Knight of Bristol; 13 grandchildren; a great-grandson; four sisters, Hazel Smith of Winooski, Sally Walters of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Eliza Simard of Springfield, Mass., and Marion Beaker of Pine Island, N.Y.; three brothers, Robert Knight of Monroe, N.Y., Emery Knight of McGraw, N.Y., and David Knight of Lomax, Texas; many nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law; and his special pal, Tommy, his faithful cat. He was predeceased by his wife, Beatrice (Hallock) Knight on July 5, 2001, his brothers, Clayton, Stanley and Edward, and a special family member, Glen Truax. Funeral services will be held Monday, July 1, at 10 a.m. in the Huntington Baptist Church with burial to follow with full military honors in the family lot in Maplewood Cemetery. Visiting hours are Sunday, June 30, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Gifford Funeral Home, 22 Depot St., Richmond. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Richmond Rescue, P.O. Box 404, Richmond, Vt. 05477.