Posted By:Kathleen Herron
Subject:Re: Edward Knox -1848 New York
Post Date:October 05, 2012 at 12:08:49
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There is a tree on ancestry w/possible parents and sketchy support, but I've emailed her to weigh in on this message:

In the meantime, let's pull the census info:

Edward Knox
Birth 1851(2) in New York, United States
Death 4/3/1893 in New York City, New York, USA/buried in CT

Edward Shields Knox
Birth July 26, 1885 in New York City, New York, USA
Death 17 JUN 1954 in Franklin Co, OH

name:       Edward S. Knox
gender:        Male
baptism/christening date:       
baptism/christening place:       
birth date:        26 Jul 1885
birthplace:        Manhattan, New York, New York, USA
death date:       
name note:       
father's name:       Edward Knox 33 b NY
father's birthplace:       
father's age:       
mother's name:        Mary Irene Shields Knox age 24 (1861 - NY)
mother's birthplace:       NY
mother's age:       24 (per cert @ ancestry)
***5 children-2 living in 1885
indexing project (batch) number:       C71516-3
system origin:        New_York-ODM
source film number:        1322202

Okay, Ed Sr buried in CT -- and here is Ed Jr w/relatives in 1900 CT:

ame:       Edward C Knox
Age:       14
Birth Date:       Jul 1885
Birthplace:       New York
Home in 1900:       New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut
Race:       White
Gender:       Male
Relation to Head of House:       Nephew
Marital Status:       Single
Father's Birthplace:       ****Connecticut
Mother's Birthplace:       ****New York
Occupation:       View on Image
Neighbors:       View others on page
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Jessie Mcclintock       61 SCOT
Robert Mcclintock       38 all her kids CT
Mary Mcclintock       34
Nettie Mcclintock       30
Walter Mcclintock       27
John Mcclintock       24
Edward C Knox       14 NY

CT deaths -- looks like Knox's from SCOT

Name:       Jesse Knox Mcclintock
Birth Date:       2 Aug 1837
Age at Death:       81
Death Date:       15 Feb 1919
Death Place:       Connecticut
Burial Place:       New Britain, Connecticut
Cemetery:       Fairview
Gender:       Female
Marital Status:       Married
Spouse:       Robert
FHL Film Number:       3348

Jessie married to Robt in 1860 Hartford age 22, w/son Robby. Robt is 45 also from SCOT.

Name:       Jessie Mcclintock
Age in 1870:       30
Birth Year:       abt 1840
Birthplace:       Scotland
Home in 1870:       New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut
Race:       White
Gender:       Female
Post Office:       New Britain
Value of real estate:       View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Robert Mcclintock       57
Jessie Mcclintock       30
Robert Mcclintock       9
Mary Mcclintock       7
Alice Mcclintock       5
Nettie Mcclintock       3
William Mcclintock       1

1860 - Ed Sr:
Name:       Edwin Knox
Age in 1860:       8
Birth Year:       abt 1852
Home in 1860:       New Britain, Hartford, Connecticut
Gender:       Male
Post Office:       New Britain
Value of real estate:       View image

Walter Knox 47 SCOT
Elizabeth 44 SCOT
Walter 20 SCOT
Harriet 12 ct the rest of them ? not noted
Edwin 8
Oner? female
John 4

Okay - I saw a fab candidate for Walter Jr at --

and then I see a "private" ancestry tree with Elizabeth Oliver Smith Knox (w/ref to CT :) -- I'lll email her to weigh in on this message.

Ed Jr making his way to OH in 1910:

Name:       Edward Hecox
[Edward Knox]
Age in 1910:       24
Birth Year:       1886
Birthplace:       New York
Home in 1910:       Sidney Ward 2, Shelby, Ohio
Race:       White
Gender:       Male
Relation to Head of House:       Lodger
Marital Status:       Married
Father's Birthplace:       ***Connecticut
Mother's Birthplace:       ***New York
Neighbors:       View others on page
Household Members:       
Name       Age
John P Oleary       48
Anna M Oleary       43
Horaer Fergason       18
Edward Hecox       24
Russell Fisher       19
Carrie B Tilden       33