Monday, January 13, 2014

Samuel Knox born 1899

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Great grandfather of Kristina Lee Hewitt, Brandon Gilby, Sandra Foster and Tiffany Hewitt
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grandfather of Samuel Knox



photo supplied by members of the Knox family


Samuel Knox was born 4 Nov 1899 in Annalocit, Lurgan, County Armagh, Ireland.

His father was Samuel Prenter Knox, and his mother was Eliza Ellen Bentley.

He married Florence Adelaide Phillips on 4 Oct, 1922 in St. Clements, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Ontario marriage registration


They had seven children, all are now deceased (Dec 2011).

Samuel and Florence Knox and their children; photo supplied by Mrs Jan Hewitt from the collection of Lewis Hewitt


Samuel, Florence and their 3 daughters; photo supplied by Mrs Jan Hewitt from collection of Lewis Hewitt
Samuel and Florence Knox; photo supplied by Mrs. Jan Hewitt from the collection of Lewis Hewitt


Samuel died 18 May 1974 in Englehart, Ontario, Canada.

The children of Samuel Knox and Florence Adelaide Phillips include:

George William Knox

Mary Knox

Samuel Knox

Richard Knox

Florence Knox

Violet Esther Knox

Doreen Beryl Knox

Sources:

1901 Census of Ireland

1911 Census of Ireland

1921 Census of Canada

Known descendants who have DNA tested for genetic genealogy:

Samuel Knox (23andMe autosomal)

Tiffany Hewitt (23andMe autosomal)

Kris Hewitt Stewart (23andMe autosomal)

Sandra Foster (23andMe autosomal)

Brandon Gilby (23andMe autosomal)

If you are a descendant of Samuel Knox and Florence Adelaide Phillips click here for more info on how you can help!