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  • Name KNOX, Samuel Blair 
    Born 9 Jan 1845  South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 27 Aug 1850  Family 667, Savannah River Regiment, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1850 census in the Savannah River Regiment, Abberville
    1850 census in the Savannah River Regiment, Abberville
    (KNOX)
    Census 23 Jul 1860  Family 831, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    16, Farm Laborer 
    1860 census at Abbeville
    1860 census at Abbeville
    (KNOX)
    Census 17 Jun 1880  Family 261, Diamond Hill, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    38, Smith 
    1880 census at Diamond Hill, Abbeville
    1880 census at Diamond Hill, Abbeville
    Census 5 Jun 1900  Family 89, Diamond Hill, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Head, 55, Farmer 
    1900 census at Diamond Hill
    1900 census at Diamond Hill
    (KNOX)
    Died 4 Nov 1904  Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Newspaper article 16 Nov 1904  Antreville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Local News 
    Death notice for Samuel KNOX
    Death notice for Samuel KNOX
    Buried Plot 39 I, Little Mountain cemetery, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Samuel and Amanda KNOX
    Samuel and Amanda KNOX
    Amanda nee CRAWFORD
    Plot: 39 H and 39 I
    Person ID I8319  We 4 Kings
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2019 

    Father KNOX, David,   b. 22 Aug 1820, Ballylough, County Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1864, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Mother BLAIR, Nancy Agnes,   b. Aug 1819, Larne, Co Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1883, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1840  Larne, Co Antrim, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2643  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family CRAWFORD, Amanda Elizabeth,   b. 7 Aug 1853, Lowndesville, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1931, Little Mountain cemetery, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1874 
    Children 
     1. KNOX, John Crawford,   b. 21 Mar 1877, Antreville, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1943, Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     2. KNOX, Samuel,   b. Abt 1878, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. KNOX, Roscoe Conkling,   b. 6 Jan 1880, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1956, DeKalb, Georgia, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. KNOX, Mamie Belle,   b. Jan 1886, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1935, Abbeville, South Carolina, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years)
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F2644  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S406] Census returns of U.S.A., 1850.
      Schedule I. - Free Inhabitants in: Savannah River Regiment
      in the District of Abberville
      State of: S.C.
      enumerated by me, on the: 27th day of August 1850
      Asst. Marshal: Chs Sabot
      ===================
      1. Dwelling-house number: 667
      2. Family number: 667
      ===================
      3. Name: David Knox
      4. Age: 29
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession: Blacksmith
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth: Ireland
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Nancy Knox
      4. Age: 30
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth: S.C.
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: David Knox
      4. Age: 7
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth:
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Samuel Knox
      4. Age: 5
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth:
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: James Knox
      4. Age: 3
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth:
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Edward Knox
      4. Age: 1
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color: White
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Estate:
      9. Place of Birth:
      10. Married within the year:
      11. Attended within the school:
      12. Persons who cannot read & write:
      13. Deaf, dumb, blind, idiotic, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================

    2. [S409] Census returns of U.S.A., 1860.
      Schedule I. - Free Inhabitants in:
      in the County of: Abbeville
      State of: South Caroline
      enumerated by me, on the:
      Asst. Marshal: T.A.Rogers
      Post Office: Warrenton
      ===================
      1. Dwelling-house number: 0936
      2. Family number: 831
      ===================
      3. Name: David Knox
      4. Age: 40
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession: Blacksmith
      8. Value of Real Estate: 900
      9. Value of Personal Estate: 1500
      10. Place of Birth: Ireland
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Nancy Knox
      4. Age: 40
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: Ireland
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: David Knox
      4. Age: 17
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession: Blacksmith
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: Ireland
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Samuel Knox
      4. Age: 16
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession: Farm Laborer
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: William J. Knox
      4. Age: 13
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year: Yes
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: E. Nat. Knox
      4. Age: 12
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year: Yes
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Ellen E. Knox
      4. Age: 12
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year: Yes
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Eliza C Knox
      4. Age: 10
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year: Yes
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Jenny ? Knox
      4. Age: 8
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year: Yes
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Jno N. Knox
      4. Age: 6
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================
      3. Name: Mary D. Knox
      4. Age: 4
      5. Sex:
      6. Color:
      7. Profession:
      8. Value of Real Estate:
      9. Value of Personal Estate:
      10. Place of Birth: South Carolina
      11. Married within the year:
      12. Attended school within the last year:
      13. Persons over 20 years who cannot read & write:
      14. Whether deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict:
      ===================

    3. [S147] Census returns of U.S.A., 1880, United States. Bureau of the Census. 10th census, 1880, 21.
      Page No. 28
      Supervisor's Dist. No. 1
      Enumeration Dist. No. 9
      Schedule I. - Inhabitants in: 9th District
      in the County of: Abbeville
      State of:
      enumerated by me, on the: 17th day of June, 1880
      Enumerator: William D. Mann
      ===================
      Name of Street: Diamond Hill Two
      House number:
      1. Dwelling number: 262
      2. Family number: 269
      ===================
      3. Name: Samuel B Knox
      4. Color: White
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Age: 35
      7. Month:
      8. Relationship to head:
      Civil Condition (S/M/W/D): Married
      Occupation: Smith
      Health (Blind/Deaf and Dumb/Idiotic/Insane/Maimed):
      Education (School/Cannot read/Cannot Write):
      24. Place of Birth: S.C.
      25. Place of Birth of Father: Ireland
      26. Place of Birth of Mother: Ireland
      ===================
      3. Name: Amanda Knox
      4. Color: White
      5. Sex: Female
      6. Age: 27
      7. Month:
      8. Relationship to head: Wife
      Civil Condition (S/M/W/D): Married
      Occupation: Keeping House
      Health (Blind/Deaf and Dumb/Idiotic/Insane/Maimed):
      Education (School/Cannot read/Cannot Write):
      24. Place of Birth: S.C.
      25. Place of Birth of Father: S.C.
      26. Place of Birth of Mother: S.C.
      ======================================
      Page No. 29
      ======================================
      3. Name: John Knox
      4. Color: White
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Age: 4
      7. Month:
      8. Relationship to head: Son
      Civil Condition (S/M/W/D): Single
      Occupation: At Home
      Health (Blind/Deaf and Dumb/Idiotic/Insane/Maimed):
      Education (School/Cannot read/Cannot Write): Cannot read + Cannot Write
      24. Place of Birth: S.C.
      25. Place of Birth of Father: S.C.
      26. Place of Birth of Mother: S.C.
      ===================
      3. Name: Samuel Knox
      4. Color: White
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Age: 2
      7. Month:
      8. Relationship to head: Son
      Civil Condition (S/M/W/D): Single
      Occupation: At Home
      Health (Blind/Deaf and Dumb/Idiotic/Insane/Maimed):
      Education (School/Cannot read/Cannot Write): Cannot read + Cannot Write
      24. Place of Birth: S.C.
      25. Place of Birth of Father: S.C.
      26. Place of Birth of Mother: S.C.
      ===================
      3. Name: Nameless Knox
      4. Color: White
      5. Sex: Male
      6. Age: 5/12
      7. Month: May
      8. Relationship to head: Son
      Civil Condition (S/M/W/D): Single
      Occupation: At Home
      Health (Blind/Deaf and Dumb/Idiotic/Insane/Maimed):
      Education (School/Cannot read/Cannot Write): Cannot read + Cannot Write
      24. Place of Birth: S.C.
      25. Place of Birth of Father: S.C.
      26. Place of Birth of Mother: S.C.
      ===================

    4. [S392] Census returns of U.S.A., 1900, Life...
      TWELFTH CENSUS OF THE UNITED STATES
      SCHEDULE No. !.-POPULATION
      Supervisor's District No.:
      Enumeration District No.:
      Sheet No: 7
      State: South Carolina
      County:
      Township or other division of county:
      Name of Instution,:
      Name of incorporated city, town, or village, within the above-named division,:
      Ward of city,:
      Enumerated by me on the day of June, 1900,:
      enumerator
      ========================================
      LOCATION
      Street:
      House number:
      1. Dwelling number: 90
      2. Family number: 91
      ========================================
      PERSONAL DESCRIPTION
      3. Name: Samuel Knox
      4. Relation to the head: Head
      5. Color: White
      6. Sex: Male
      7. Date of Birth: Jan 1845
      8. Age: 55
      9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced: Married
      10. Number of years married: 26
      11. Number of children:
      12. Number of children living:
      -----------------------------------------
      NATIVITY
      13. Place of birth: South Carolina
      14. Birth place of Father: Ireland
      15. Birth place of Mother: Ireland
      -----------------------------------------
      CITIZENSHIP
      16. Year of Immigration:
      17. Numbers of years in U.S.:
      18. Naturalization:
      -----------------------------------------
      OCCUPATION
      19. Occupation: Farmer
      20. Months not employed: 0
      -----------------------------------------
      EDUCATION
      21. Attended school in months:
      22. Can read: Yes
      23. Can write: Yes
      24. Can speak english: Yes
      -----------------------------------------
      OWNERSHIP OF HOME
      25. Owned or rented: Owned
      26. Owned free or mortgaged: X
      27. Farm or house: Farm
      28. Number of farm schedule: 85
      ========================================
      PERSONAL DESCRIPTION
      3. Name: Amanda
      4. Relation to the head: Wife
      5. Color: White
      6. Sex: Female
      7. Date of Birth: Aug 1851
      8. Age: 48
      9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced: Married
      10. Number of years married: 26
      11. Number of children: 4
      12. Number of children living: 4
      -----------------------------------------
      NATIVITY
      13. Place of birth: South Carolina
      14. Birth place of Father: South Carolina
      15. Birth place of Mother: South Carolina
      -----------------------------------------
      CITIZENSHIP
      16. Year of Immigration:
      17. Nmbers of years in U.S.:
      18. Naturalization:
      -----------------------------------------
      OCCUPATION
      19. Occupation:
      20. Months not employed:
      -----------------------------------------
      EDUCATION
      21. Attended school in months:
      22. Can read: Yes
      23. Can write: Yes
      24. Can speak english: Yes
      -----------------------------------------
      OWNERSHIP OF HOME
      25. Owned or rented:
      26. Owned free or mortgaged:
      27. Farm or house:
      28. Number of farm schedule:
      ========================================
      PERSONAL DESCRIPTION
      3. Name: Raseor Knox
      4. Relation to the head: Son
      5. Color: White
      6. Sex: Male
      7. Date of Birth: Jan 1880
      8. Age: 20
      9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
      10. Number of years married:
      11. Number of children:
      12. Number of children living:
      -----------------------------------------
      NATIVITY
      13. Place of birth: South Carolina
      14. Birth place of Father: South Carolina
      15. Birth place of Mother: South Carolina
      -----------------------------------------
      CITIZENSHIP
      16. Year of Immigration:
      17. Nmbers of years in U.S.:
      18. Naturalization:
      -----------------------------------------
      OCCUPATION
      19. Occupation: At school
      20. Months not employed:
      -----------------------------------------
      EDUCATION
      21. Attended school in months: 9
      22. Can read:
      23. Can write:
      24. Can speak english:
      -----------------------------------------
      OWNERSHIP OF HOME
      25. Owned or rented:
      26. Owned free or mortgaged:
      27. Farm or house:
      28. Number of farm schedule:
      ========================================
      PERSONAL DESCRIPTION
      3. Name: Mamie
      4. Relation to the head: Daughter
      5. Color: White
      6. Sex: Female
      7. Date of Birth: Jan 1886
      8. Age: 14
      9. Whether single, married, widowed, or divorced:
      10. Number of years married:
      11. Number of children:
      12. Number of children living:
      -----------------------------------------
      NATIVITY
      13. Place of birth: South Carolina
      14. Birth place of Father: South Carolina
      15. Birth place of Mother: South Carolina
      -----------------------------------------
      CITIZENSHIP
      16. Year of Immigration:
      17. Nmbers of years in U.S.:
      18. Naturalization:
      -----------------------------------------
      OCCUPATION
      19. Occupation: At school
      20. Months not employed: 0
      -----------------------------------------
      EDUCATION
      21. Attended school in months: 7
      22. Can read: Yes
      23. Can write: Yes
      24. Can speak english: Yes
      -----------------------------------------
      OWNERSHIP OF HOME
      25. Owned or rented:
      26. Owned free or mortgaged:
      27. Farm or house:
      28. Number of farm schedule:
      ========================================

    5. [S408] The Anderson Intelligencer.
      The Abbeville Medium of the 10th inst, says: "Samuel B. Knox died at his home near Abbeville, last Friday after long suffering and was laid to rest Saturday in the Little Mountain Cemetery. He was an upright and honorable and an influential citizen. He always took great interest in public matters and for many years held the office of magistrate, discharging the important duties of the responsible place with ability and sound direction. He was an elder in the Presbyterian church and died in the faith. He did his full duty in educating his childeren and leaves them the rich herritage of a good name." The deceased was well known in the lower section of the county and with his many friends will regret to heasr of his death.
      The Anderson Intelligencer
      Publication: Anderson, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
      Date: Nov 16 1904

    6. [S105] Tombstone Inscription.
      KNOX
      SAMUEL BLAIR KNOX
      1845 - 1904
      his wife
      AMANDA CRAWFORD KNOX
      1853 - 1931


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