Arthur Knight Plantation

OVERVIEW

Location: Edgecombe County, North Carolina
Date Constructed/ Founded: not determined
Associated Surnames: Barlow, Knight
Historical Notes: Arthur Knight inherited a large amount of land from his father Peter Knight ca. 1809.
Associated Pages: Arthur K. Barlow Plantation (Hinds Co., MS), David Barlow Plantation (Edgecombe Co., NC), Peter Knight Plantation (Edgecombe Co., NC)


ASSOCIATED ENSLAVED PERSONS

1800: 1 slave [1800 United States Federal Census, Edgecombe Co., NC, Arthur Knight]

1810: 3 slaves [1810 United States Federal Census, Edgecombe Co., NC, Arthur Knight]

1820: 11 slaves – 3 boys under age 14 (b.1805-1820); 3 men, age 26 – 44 (b.1776-1794); 2 men age 45 or over (b.bef.1776); 1 girl under age 14 (b.1805-1820); 1 female, age 14 – 25 (b.1795-1806); 1 woman age 45 or over (b.bef.1776)  [1820 United States Federal Census, Edgecombe Co., NC, Arthur Knight]

1829: To Sally Knight (wife) – Alfred; Charity; Dill; Esseck; George; Jim; Jinny; Luke; Sam; Starling; Warren [Will of Arthur Knight, 1829]

1830: 11 slaves – 4 males, age 10 – 23 (b.1807-1820); 1 man, age 24 – 35 (b.1795-1806); 2 men, age 36 – 54 (b.1776-1794); 2 men, age 55 – 99 (b.1731-1775); 1 female, age 10 – 23 (b.1807-1820); 1 woman, age 24 – 35 (b.1795-1806) [1830 United States Federal Census, Edgecombe Co., NC, Arthur Knight]

1835: To David Barlow (brother of Sally Knight) – Nancy and her children Caleb and Margaret [Edgecombe Co. Deed, Sally Knight, 1835]

1843: To Arthur K. Barlow (nephew) – AlfordCharity, Essek, Jacob, Jim, Luke, Mariah, Sam, Warren, Wiley; to David Barlow Jr. (nephew) – Dill, George [Will of Sarah Knight, 1843]

ASSOCIATED FREE PERSONS

Knight family: Arthur Knight (b.1768-d.1834) – owner, son of Peter Knight (Peter Knight Plantation); Sarah “Sally” Barlow Knight (b.?-d.1843) – wife (m. bef.1790)

Barlow family: David Barlow (b.?-d.?) – brother of S.B. Knight, see David Barlow Plantation; David Barlow Jr. (b.?-d.?) – son

Barlow familyArthur K. Barlow (b.?-d.?) – nephew of S.B. Knight, see Arthur K. Barlow Plantation (Hinds Co., MS)


RESEARCH LEADS AND RECORDS

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MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

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REFERENCES

  • Edgecombe Co. Will Abstracts 1824-1857
  • Rootsweb World Connect: Hanke-Pierson Family (Sally Barlow, ID: I26025)

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