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Harriet Firestone1

Female
b. 2 September 1820, d. 28 March 1909


Father George Washington Firestone1 b. 22 April 1784, d. 22 April 1851
Mother Rebecca Carle1 b. 6 August 1786, d. 24 November 1869
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Family Richard Knight b. January 1816, d. before 1910
Marriage* 12 September 1839  Wayne Co., OH, Principal=Richard Knight1,2 
Children  1. Eliza J. Knight b. c 1840, d. b 1900
  2. Eleanor H. Knight b. 15 Feb 1842, d. 14 Mar 1929
  3. Eugenie May Knight b. 4 Dec 1861, d. 4 Jul 1942

Birth* 2 September 1820  East Union Twp., Wayne Co., OH1 
Married Name 12 September 1839  Knight1,2 
Marriage* 12 September 1839  Wayne Co., OH, Principal=Richard Knight1,2 
Census 1850  1850 Federal Census, Ohio, Defiance County, Farmer Township, Series: M432, Roll: 674, Page: 72B, August 17
(enumerated with husband, Richard Knight)
17, 166, 166, Knight, Harriet, 29, F, , , , Ohio, , , ,3 
(Add. Principal) News/Obit 25 April 1853  Petition for Partition
Rebecca FIRESTONE, vs. Nancy Jane FIRESTONE, et al. WAYNE COMMON PLEAS.
NANCY JANE FIRESTONE, George FIRESTONE, and Rebecca FIRESTONE, children of John C. FIRESTONE, deceased; and Eleanor KNIGHT, of the county of Wayne and State of Ohio; Irena PURKY and Sarah PURKY, children of Judy Ann PURKY, deceased, of the county of Hancock and State of Ohio aforesaid; and Richard KNIGHT and Harriet KNIGHT, of the county of Defiance, in the State of Ohio aforesaid, devisees and heirs at law of George FIRESTONE, late of Wayne County, Ohio, deceased - will take notice, that a petition was filed against them on the eighth day of August, A. D. 1853, in the Court of Common Pleas of Wayne County, Ohio by Rebecca FIRESTON, of said Wayne County, and is now pending, wherein the said Rebecca FIRESTONE, widow and devisee, in lieu of dower, of the said George FIRESTONE, deceased, demands partition of the following real estate, to wit: The north-east quarter of section twenty-three (23), in Township sixteen (16) of Range twelve (12), in the county of Wayne and State of Ohio; and three (3) acres off the southwest part of the south half of the northwest quarter of section twenty-four (24) in township sixteen (16) of range twelve (12) aforesaid, commencing at the south-west corner of said half quarter, and to run so far east as to cross little Sugar Creek four rods; thence north so far, as by running west to the west line of said half quarter, and thence south to the place of beginning, will contain three acres as aforesaid. Also, the south half of the north-west quarter of Section twenty four (24), in Township sixteen (16) of Range twelve (12), aforesaid, excepting three acres, described as aforesaid. Also, the north half of the north-west quarter of Section twenty-four (24) aforesaid. - Also, seventy-three (73) acres, more or less, of the south-west part of the south-east quarter, Section thirty-four (34) of Township sixteen (16) aforesaid; and that at teh next term of said Court, application will be made by the said Rebecca FIRESTONE, for an order that partition may be made of said premises.
REBECCA FIRESTONE.
August 6th, 1853.
LEHMAN & FLATTERT, Attorneys for Petitioner
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Published in the Wooster Republican, Apr. 25, 1853
, Principal=Rebecca Carle, Principal=Nancy Jane Firestone4 
Census* 1860  1860 Federal Census, Ohio, Defiance County, Farmer Township, Series: M653, Roll: 947, Page: 370A, June 29
(enumerated with husband, Rd Knight)
38, 346, 344, Knight, Harriet, 39, F, , , , , Ohio, , , , ,5 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Ohio, Defiance County, Farmer Township, Series: M593, Roll: 1195, Page: 89A, June 18
(enumerated with husband, Richard Knight)
33, 200, 184, Knight, Harriet, 49, F, W, Keeping House, , , Ohio, , , , , , , , , ,6 
Census 1880  1880 Federal Census, Ohio, Ohio, Defiance County, Farmer Township, ED: 240, Series: T9, Roll: 1011, Page: 225B, June 15
(enumerated with husband, Richard Knight)
39, 200, 208, Knight, Harriet, W, F, 59, , Wife, , 1, , , Keeping House, , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, Md, Ohio7 
Census 1900  1900 Federal Census, Ohio, Defiance County, Farmer Township, ED: 10, Series: T623, Roll: 1263, Page: 123B, June 11
Sheet 3B
(enumerated with husband, Richard Knight)
82, 68, 68, Knight, Harriette, Wife, W, F, Sept, 1820, 79, M, 60, 3, 2, Ohio, Maryland, Ohio, , , , , , , Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,8 
Death Cert 28 March 1909  Farmer Twp., Defiance Co., OH, Name: Harriet Knight
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 28 Mar 1909
Event Place: Farmer, Defiance, Ohio
Residence Place:
Address:
Gender: Female
Age: 88
Marital Status: Married
Race: w
Occupation: Housewife
Birth Date: 02 Sep 1820
Birthplace: Ohio
Birth Year (Estimated): 1821
Burial Date: 31 Mar 1909
Burial Place:
Cemetery: Farmer Twp.
Father's Name: George Firestone
Father's Titles and Terms:
Father's Birthplace: Maryland
Mother's Name: Rebecca Carroll
Mother's Titles and Terms:
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name:
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
File Number: fn 12463
GS Film number: 1926956
Digital Folder Number: 004806633
Image Number: 02249
Citing this Record: "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X8CB-DL2 : accessed 05 Jan 20149
Death* 28 March 1909  Farmer Twp., Defiance Co., OH9 
Burial* 31 March 1909  Farmer Township Cemetery, Farmer Twp., Defiance Co., OH9 

Citations
  1. [S826] Firestone Database, Gene "Junky".
  2. [S131] LDS Patron Sheets.
  3. [S4] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S1074] OG Genealogy Express, online http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com, http://www.ohiogenealogyexpress.com/wayne/wayneco_news.htm.
  5. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  6. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  7. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S246] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  9. [S260] Ohio Deaths 1908-1953.


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