Latest Changes to our Family History Data

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Last updated 5th May, 2019

I was very saddened to hear of the loss of Shirley Rae (Donovan) WALTER who passed away on 19 April. I consider Shirley to have been one of my friends, and it was through Shirley that the links between the UK Knibbs and the Connecticut Knibbs were identified. Thank you Shirley for all your help. Shirley was the great- grandaughter of Ann KNIBBS from Oxfordshire, England.
Our thought and prayers please for the family of Linda K (Knight) SMITH, who passed away on 25 April in Hartfrod, Ct. Linda was the only daughter of Emily L KNIBBS from Hartford and her husband Thomas F KNIGHT.
Congratulations to Daniel MAWSON (son of Deb BAILEY-KNIBBS) and his wife Grace on the birth of their son, Alfred Albert in October, 2018.
Found a newspaper article from 1964, featuring a personal interview with Edward Bond "Ted" KNIBBS b.1903 in Liverpool, He explains his discovery of the now famous Billy J Kramer and his own involvement with Brian Epstein, manager of The Beatles. 
Created a new page under Musical KNIBBS for Edward Bond "Ted" KNIBBS b.1903 in Liverpool. He was one of the leading promoters and managers of what was to  become and is still known as "The Mersey Sound"
Added a photograph of my dad's paternal grandmother, Emma BUTLER b.1853 in Whitnash, Warwickshire.
Found a marriage and a son for Alan C KNIBBS b.Private. He married Lois M HEPHER.
Found a marriage and a son for Robert Alfred KNIBBS b.1893 in London. He married Sarah Wilson METCALFE fin Keighley, Yorkshire in 1921. 
Added a copy of the marriage certificate for Robert Alfred KNIBBS and Sarah Wilson METCALFE above.
Found the marriage and a son for Ellen Maria KNIBBS b.1871 in New Brompton, Kent. She married Stanley John Guido WILSON in 1902 at Faversham, Kent.
Added a newspaper extract, reporting the death of Mary Anne (Worrall) KNIBBS b.1874 in Staffordshire, the wife of Edward KNIBBS, canalboatman of Braunston, Northamptonshire.
Identified that Wilfred Walter Francis Harrison KNIBBS b.1902 in Sydenham, Kent, emigrated to Australia but I'm not sure when exactly.
Found four daughters for Mary Ann KNIBBS b.1834 in Deddington, Oxfordshire, and her husband Henry Bryant
Found a new daughter for Nellie Laurel Winifred KNIBBS b. 1870 in Birmingham, and  her husband, Frank CHARGE.  
Amended the list of ships for Sydney Ernest KNIBBS b.1892 in Old Windsor, Berkshire. He served on HM Submarine J6, and not L6. HMSM J6 was sunk in October 1918 whilst Sydney was a crew member. He was one of twenty survivors. 
Added an obituary for John "Jack" KNIBBS b.1931 in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria
Added an obituary for Roy Ernest KNIBBS b.1930 in Reading, Berkshire, died in Reading in 1990.
Added an obituary for Hilda May (Seward) KNIBBS b.1931 in Ulverston District, Cumbria
Added an obituary for Caroline (Griffiths) KNIBBS b.1904 in Braunston, Northamptonshire.
Learned of  the death of Norman Eric KNIBBS b.1931 in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, husband of Hilda above.
Found the third Christian name for Ellen Elizabeth Victoria (Attryde) KNIBBS b.1897 in Borstal, Kent.
Added a daughter for Fanny HOWELLS b.1822 in Yardley, Worcestershire, and her second husband William ROUGH. Fanny was previously married to Thomas KNIBBS.
A sentence of one month in the house of correction for James KNIBBS b.1843 in the Banbury District of Oxfordshire for stealing coal.
A fine of £1 imposed on Leonard KNIBBS b.1898 in the Congleton District, Cheshire for causing damage to a rabbit hutch. 
Anthony John KNIBBS b.Private married Hayley Michelle CULLING in June, 2017.
Newspaper announcement found confirming the death of Anthony KNIBBS b.1848 in Swerford, Oxfordshire.
Added Paul Joseph McKITTRICK to the Nautical KNIBBS page as he served on Troop Ships in the Merchant Navy during WWII. 
Added Raymond G McKITTRICK and Thomas William McKITTRICK to the Nautical KNIBBS page as they served in the Merchant Navy during WWII. So far, no ships found. 
The band, "Yor Cronies" has developed a great deal since it was first created in 2014 by Jonathon FLEMING (aka Jojo KNIBBS). The name "Yor Cronies" no longer fits, so Jon and his partners Barry and Pete have renamed themselves as "Departure Party".
Added Charles George BUTTNER-BAYLYN to the Nautical KNIBBS page as he was believed to have served on Mine Sweepers and Patrol Boats in the Royal Navy during WWI but as yet, I haven't identified which ones. 
William Edward BAYLYN b.1915 at Queensland, Australia, son of Elizabeth KNIBBS b.1877 in Mile End, London, fined for dodging fares on the railway.
Discovered that William KNIBBS b.1875 in Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, England, emigrated to South Africa at some time before 1921.
Added a conjectured marriage between William KNIBBS b.1875 (above) and Elizabeth Ellen COX in Durban.
Added a copy of the death notice for Frederick John KNIBBS b.1869  in Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, England, brother of William above.
Added a copy of the death notice for Mary Ann (Orr) KNIBBS b.1875  in Allithwaite, Lancashire England, wife of Frederick above.
Added a copy of the death certificate of Frances Mary (Knibbs) STORR b.1866 in King WilliamsTown.
Added a copy of the death certificate of Dorothea KNIBBS b.1896 in King WilliamsTown.
Added a copy of the death certificate of Thelma KNIBBS b.1921 in Cape Province.
Added a copy of the marriage certificate for Eunice Helen HOLLOWAY b.1905 in Alberta, Canada, granddaughter of Emily KNIBBS from Lewisham, Kent.
Date and place of death identified for Julia Ann (Moreton) KNIBBS, wife of James KNIBBS b.1828 in Clifton, Oxfordshire, England.
Found details of the death of Jesse (Knibbs) HACKETT b.1891 in London, and emigrated to New York with her husband George HACKETT in 1921. She died in Maryland in 1970.
Added a newspaper transcription referring to the Naturalisation Ceremony for Jean (Ellison) KNIBBS b.1931 in Hull, Yorkshire, England, wife of Gordon Charles KNIBBS of Illinois. 
Found the full name of the second wife of my grandfather's uncle James KNIBBS who emigrated to Connecticut in 1857. He married Julia (Dean) (Lutter) MORETON from Colney Heath, Hertfordshire, England, in Enfield, Hartford County, Connecticut in November 1893.  
Found a previous marriage and a daughter for William James Knibbs HOLLOWAY b.1881 in Hendon, London, son of Emily KNIBBS from Lewisham, Kent. He married Gerda Marie LANDEEN
Added a copy of the military Registration Card for William James Knibbs HOLLOWAY, above, for WWII.
Added a copy of the military Registration Card for William James Knibbs HOLLOWAY, above, for WWI.
Found a second marriage and a son for Gerda Marie (Landeen) HOLLOWAY. She married Frank OLIN.
Added a copy of the death certificate for Gerda Martie (Landeen) (Holloway) OLIN b.1884 in Karlskrona, Sweden. 
Reference found to the fact that the marriage between William Henry KNIBBS b.1862 in Troy, New York, to Cora Leah FERGUSON, was the first marriage to have taken place in the church, which was close to a century old.
Added an obituary for Aurora M (Rouleau) MAYETTE b.1896 in Quebec, Canada. She was the first wife of Adjutor Fred MAYETTE who later married Beatrice May KNIBBS b.1901 in Unionville, Connecticut.
Added an obituary and photograph for Linda K (Knight) SMITH b.1949 in Hartford, Connecticut,  the only daughter of Emily L KNIBBS from Hartford and her husband  Thomas F KNIGHT.
Added a copy of the obituary for May Louise (Vickers) HOLLOWAY b.1889 at LaCrosse, Wisconsin, wife of William James Knibbs HOLLOWAY.
Added a copy of the death certificate for IDA Julia (Pfeiffer) KNIBBS b.1872 in New York.
Added another obituary for Amelia Ann (Blodgett) KNIBBS b.1839 in Chicago, Illinois, wife of the Rev. John KNIBBS.
Found a newspaper announcement of the marriage between Olive Vern (Learned) KNIBBS and Roy L CORDREY. Olive was previously married to Norman Leonard KNIBBS b.1881 in Danville, New York.
Added obituaries for Cathy LEWIS b.1952 in Scott City, Kansas and her two sons Sky Allen NORTON and Shiloah Eardie Norton who died in infancy. Cathy was the daughter of Patricia Lee KNIBBS from Wichita, Kansas.
Added an obituary for William E BELKNAP, husband of Elizabeth A KNIBBS b.1865 in New York.
Added an item under "Literary KNIBBS" for Kathryn "Kate" KNIBBS b.Private, a Journalist in the US.
Added a link to the Deviant Art pages, "Lovely-RedRoses", for Aubrielle (Wood) KNIBBS.
Found details where Ronald A KNIBBS b.1935 in Buffalo and Robert H HEUSINGER (his future brother-in-law) were charged with petty theft in the teens.
Found details of Eddie WOJICK, the second husband of Geraldine A MCCORMICK b.1917 in Monroe, New York, being wounded twice during WWII. Also, a baby daughter born to Eddie and his wife Geraldine, and finally, a copy of his obituary from 1966.
Details added re the military service during WWII of Harold Raymond DYER b.1923 in Stillwater, New York, son of Raymond Gabriel DYER and his wife Bertha Mary KNIBBS
Added details of the marriage between Gertrude Francis BELKNAP b.1889 in Pennsylvania, 2nd daughter of Elizabeth Ann KNIBBS of New York and her husband William E BELKNAP.
Found a previous marriage, a son and a daughter, for Fannie Elaine DONALDSON, one time partner of Millard James KNIBBS b.1916 at Fairport, New York. Fannie married John G GROSSER.
Found a previous marriage and daughter for Aletha C KNIBBS b.1918 at Waterbury, Connecticut. She married Leonard ASQUITH.
Date and place of marriage found for the marriage of Aletha C KNIBBS b.1918 at Waterbury, Connectcut, and George Russell SUNDERLAND. 
Date and place of marriage found for the marriage of Hazel Marion KNIBBS b.1903 in Unionville, Connecticut, and Conway Dewey SMITH.
Date and place of marriage found for the marriage of Ellen Irene KNIBBS b.1898 in Unionville, Connecticut, and George Nathaniel CURTIS.
Corrected date and place of marriage between Carolyn K KNIBBS b.1931 in Bristol, Connecticut and Paul BYRNE.
Corrected date and place of marriage between Leon Wesley KNIBBS b.1899 in Hartford County, Connecticut and Edna M GLEASON.
Corrected date and place of marriage between Milton George KNIBBS b.1903 in Unionville, Connecticut and Ruth Linden MUIR.
Location found for the marriage between John Edward KNIBBS b.1872 in Unionville, Connecticut and Margaret WICKS.
Location found for the marriage between John Milton KNIBBS b.1924 in Hartford, Connecticut  and Dorothy Ruth BROTHWELL.
Location found for the marriage between Emily L KNIBBS b.1929 in Hartford County, Connecticut and Thomas F KNIGHT.
Location found for the marriage between Beatrice May KNIBBS b.1901 in Unionville, Connecticut and Joseph LAPOINTE.
Date and place of death identified for Emma P (Adams) KNIBBS, wife of Benjamin KNIBBS b.1860 in Farmington, Connecticut.
Date and place of death identified for Georgianna (Cumming) KNIBBS, wife of James KNIBBS b.1863 in Farmington, Connecticut.
Date and place of death identified for William Henry KNIBBS b.1857 in Connecticut.
Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at the Find A Grave web site for recording the details of the following individuals or couples. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on findagrave.com:
Brian George DUFFIN b.1939 in Basingstoke, Hampshire.
Mary Ann (Worrall) KNIBBS b.1874 in Dudley District, Staffordshire.
Myrtle Violet Avril (Botting) KNIBBS b.1934 in the District of Reading, Berkshire.
Dilys J W (Knibbs) WILLIAMS b.1924 in Pontypridd District, Glamorganshire, Wales.
William James Knibbs HOLLOWAY b.1881 in Hendon, Middlesex, and his wife May Louise.
Cathy LEWIS b.1952 in Scott City, Kansas and her sons Sky and Shiloah NORTON
John G GROSSER b.1923 in Rochester, New York.
Fannie Elaine (Donaldson) (Grosser) (Knibbs)STEVENSON b.1930 in Fowler, New York.
Mabel Ethel (Wetherby) MUELLER b.1881 in Avon Connecticut, daughter of Elizabeth KNIBBS b.1855 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England.
George W WETHERBY b.1894 in Connecticut, son of Elizabeth KNIBBS b.1855 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England.
Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at the BillionGraves web site for recording the details of the following individuals or couples. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on BillionGraves.com:
Norah Amelia KNIBBS b.1919 at Sydenham, London.
Charles George BUTTNER-BAYLYN b.1868 in County Kerry, Ireland.

Previous Updates

30/01/2019 Belated condolences to the family of Jean Olive (Bradley) HOMEWOOD b.1937 in Small Heath, Birmingham, who passed away in February last year in Port Kennedy, Perth, Western Australia. Jean was the wife of Kenneth Charles HOMEWOOD, the grandson of Alice KNIBBS b.1878 in Aston, Birmingham. 
30/01/2019 Our thoughts and prayers go to the family of John "Dave" David KNIBBS b.1934 in Warren, Pennsylvania, who passed away on 18 November at Apopka, Florida. He is survived by his loving wife Barbara (Zizkovsky), children, Tom, Ted, and Michelle, grandchildren, Jonathan Knibbs, Zachary Knibbs, Emily Keesling, and Sarah Keesling; sister-in-law Shirley Carl and many nieces and nephews.
30/01/2019 Belated congratulations for David Mitchell KNIBBS b.Private and Aubrielle WOOD who married in Utah in August 2016.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of a portrait of Thomas Henry KNIBBS b.1882 at Egham, Surrey.
30/01/2019 Added a photograph of Alan Raymond KNIBBS b.1925 in Lawford Heath, Rugby, Warwickshire.
30/01/2019 Added a photograph of Stanley George KNIBBS b.1916 at Combe, Oxfordshire. Taken in around 1940 when he was serving in the Home Guard.
30/01/2019 Corrected the name of the wife of Arthur Victor KNIBBS b.1897 in Old Windsor, Berkshire. She was Elizabeth Fanny (Alexander) Knibbs. Also, Arthur's and Elizabeth's correct date of death. Thanks Terry!
30/01/2019 Identified that Frank THOMAS b.1898 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, a youngest son of Emily KNIBBS b.1863 and her husband Frank THOMAS, was killed in action in France in WWI.
30/01/2019 Added a link to The WILLIAMS Family Tree which contains Iris Vera KNIBBS b.1912 in Edmonton, Essex.
30/01/2019 Added the newspaper extract for the marriage of Kenneth Herbert F Flay, b.1933 in Tottenham, London, the son of Iris Vera KNIBBS and her husband Frank FLAY. He married Doris Edith COLLIER.
30/01/2019 Added the newspaper extract covering the tragic death of Kenneth Herbert F FLAY above, together with his wife and three young children.  
30/01/2019 Reference found in the book "MIBISA - Military Burials in South Africa" by Colyn Brookes, to Alfred George William KNIBBS b.1902 in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.
30/01/2019 Reference found in the book "Royal Navy Roll of Honour, World War 1" by Don Kindell, to Henry George KNIBBS b.1879 in Old Windsor, Berkshire, and Alfred George William KNIBBS, above.
30/01/2019 Added details of the ship served on by Herbert Henry KNIBBS b.1903 in Islington, London.
30/01/2019 Added details of the ship served on by James KNIBBS b.1919 in Birmingham, Warwickshire.
30/01/2019 Added a link to the LASBURY Family Geanealogy Pages which includes reference to Florence May KNIBBS b.1918 in Aston, Birmingham.
30/01/2019 Added a picture of the WWII Memorial Plaque at Yardley School in memory of Old Yardleians who gave their lives, including Louis Ronald KNIBBS b.1919 in Birmingham. 
30/01/2019 Found a marriage for Margaret KNIBBS b.1879 in Dallington, Northamptonshire. She married Charles E R TAYLOR.
30/01/2019 Found a marriage for Emma GEORGE b.1875 at Longton, Staffordshire, the daughter of Richard GEORGE and Emma KNIBBS. She married Samuel WALKER in the Birmingham District in 1896.
30/01/2019 Found a marriage and a son for Annie Elizabeth KNIBBS b.1888 in Earls Barton, Northamptonshire. She married Albert RINGROSE.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the death registration fro Mary (Knibbs) SUTTON b.1840 in Banbury, Oxfordshire, plus birth and death registrations for her son, James SUTTON b.1867 in Sibson, Leicestershire. With thanks to William TURNER. 
30/01/2019 Sylvia Margaret KNIBBS b.Private married John Samuel Clarke in July 1979 in Sutton Coldfield. 
30/01/2019 Found a marriage for Ann KNIBBS b.abt.1826, in either London or Egham, Surrey. She married a William PARKER in 1846 at Old Windsor, but no further details found. 
30/01/2019 Details found from 1852, relating to the relocation of five pauper children of Joseph KNIBBS b.1812 in Old Windsor. Presumable the youngest of his 10 children, all under 10 years of age. 
30/01/2019 Reference made to 2nd Class prize being awarded to a piece of crochet work entered into  he Women's Institute Handicraft Exhibition in 1929., by Isabel Margaret KNIBBS b.1895 at Sutton Surrey.
30/01/2019 Another spot of bother for William Robert KNIBBS b.1877 at Egham, Surrey, for which he received 10 strokes of the Birch rod. 
30/01/2019 Added an obituary for Mr. Tom ZEBEDEE, father-in-law of Thomas Henry KNIBBS b.1882 at Egham, Surrey. 
30/01/2019 Added a newspaper article announcing the Silver Wedding anniversary of Frederick GRUNAU and Mary Eveline KNIBBS b.1892 at Clifton, Oxfordshire. Mary was one of my dad's 1st cousins. 
30/01/2019 A brief obituary added for Rose (Knibbs) JAMES b.1924 at Brentford,Middlesex.
30/01/2019 Added a marriage certificate for Eizabeth Florence (Pease) GABRIEL b.1873 in Kidlington, Oxfordshire.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the birth certificate for James KNIBBS b.1851 in Polesworth, Warwickshire. Thanks to William Turner
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the birth certificate for Louisa KNIBBS b.1857 in Polesworth, Warwickshire. Thanks to William Turner
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the death certificate for Fanny KNIBBS b.1834 in Banbury, Oxfordshire. Thanks to William Turner
30/01/2019 The name of Ellen KNIBBS b.1849 in Atherstone, Warwickshire, changed to Helen as per her birth certificate shared with us by William Turner.
30/01/2019 Found a newspaper extract showing the educational qualification of Iris Hilda KNIBBS b.1912 in Swansea, Wales, at age 17. daughter of Tomas Henry KNIBBS referenced above. 
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the baptism register entry for Dorothy Cecelia (Scott-Williams) KNIBBS b.1901 in England. Dorothy married Norman Owen KNIBBS from East London.
30/01/2019 Newspaper extract from 1929 added, confirming the graduation at the Faculty of Medicine, Glasgow University, of Donald Anderson CAMERON, husband of Gladys Evelyn KNIBBS b.1904 in Swindon, Wiltshire.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the marriage certificate between Cyril Brian van LEENHOFF b.1894 in Krugersdorp, Gauteng, and his first wife Edith Agnes MACKINTOSH
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the marriage certificate between Dorothy Jane Marie des Anges Bristow B.1912 in Ladysmith, Natal and her third husband, Cecil John Muir. 
30/01/2019 Added a photograph of Florence Norton (Oakeshott) KNIBBS b,1895 in East London. Many thank to her granddaughter, Jenny Balson for sharing it.
30/01/2019 Added an extract from the Kingwilliamstown (Cape) Newspaper from 1881 concerning "wanton impropriety" of James KNIBBS, b.1864 and two of his friends on Guy Fawkes Night"
30/01/2019 Found a marriage and daughter for Muriel Nancy KNIBBS b.1919 in Kingwilliamstown. She married Henry August Bernard WINKELMANN.
30/01/2019 Added a link to the Family Tree of Florence Norton (Oakeshott) KNIBBS b.1895 in East London, Cape Province.
30/01/2019 Added a son, a daughter and five grandchildren for John James KNIBBS b.1938 in King William's Town.
30/01/2019 Added a newspaper article from 1963, declaring that Ritchie Dawson THOMAS b.1931 in Olympia, Washington (as Ritchie Dawson KNIBBS) had been appointed associate Librarian at the American Univesity of Beirut, Lebanon.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the Military Registration Card for Ephram Albert OKERBERG from Franklin County, Kansas, husband of Myrtle Iona KNIBBS b.1895 in Fall River, Kansas.
30/01/2019 Added a newspaper article confirming the death of Florence Mary (Kane) KNIBBS b.1905 in New York
30/01/2019 Found a marriage between David Mitchell KNIBBS b.Private and Aubrielle WOOD on 12 August, 2016
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the death certificate of Mary Kathleen KNIBBS b.1945 in Warren County, Pennsylvania.
30/01/2019 Newspaper article found confirming the marriage between Harold HILL and Beverly Anne KNIBBS b.1930 in Warren County, Pennsylvania.
30/01/2019 Added details of the involvement of Ritchie Dawson THOMAS b.1931 in Olympia, Washington in the establishment of the "Darlington Substitutes" within The Aggra Treasurers, the Sherlock Holmes literary society of Dayton Ohio. 
30/01/2019 Added a photograph of Mary L (Booth) KNIBBS, the wife of Norman Leonard KNIBBS b.1881 in Danville, New York, at the judging of the Monrovia May Queen, on 2 May 1912. 
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the Military Registration card for Henry Milton CLOSE, the husband of Hilda Gladys (Knibbs) CLOSE b.1899 at Fall River, Kansas.
30/01/2019 Added a copy of the marriage registration for Charles Cordon KNIBBS b.1856 in Wisconsin and Clara Annette LINCOLN.
30/01/2019 Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at the Find A Grave web site for recording the details of the following individuals or couples. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on findagrave.com:
Arthur Victor KNIBBS b.1897 at Old Windsor, Berkshire, and his wife Elizabeth Fanny.
Emily (Knibbs) THOMAS b.1863 in Birmngham, Warwickshire and her children Nancy, Howard and Herbert.
Emily (Knibbs) RYDER b.1880 in Wheelock, Cheshire, her husband Bertie Christopher RYDER, and daughter Elsie (Ryder) BROADHURST.
Gladys Evelyn (Knibbs) CAMERON b.1904 in Swindon, Wiltshire and her husband Donald Anderson CAMERON.
Harold Newton KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province.
Slawek Richard WOZNIAK b.1989 in Winfield, Illinois.
Mary Kathleen KNIBBS b.1945 in Warren County, Pennsylvania.
Roy Leon RIGDON b.1915   son of Sadie Louise KNIBBS b.1891 in Kansas.
Henry Milton CLOSE and his wife Hilda Gladys (Knibbs) CLOSE b.1899 at Fall River, Kansas.
Olga Ruth Coleman (Davis) CLOSE b.1922 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, daughter-in-law of Henry above.
20/09/2018 I was sorry to hear of the passing of Anthony G CANT in Lymington, Hampshire at the age of 82. Anthony was the son of Dorothy Lilian M KNIBBS b.1897 in Poplar, London, and  her second husband, Arthur CANT. He was married to Jennifer.
20/09/2018 Our thoughts and prayers to the family of Karen Lee (Knibbs) MOUNT b.1954 in Morris, Illinois. She is survived by her children, Amie DePodesta, of Coal City; Josh Cooper, of Verona and Ashlee (Daniel) LaMarr, of Gilman; her grandchildren: Bailey, Delaney, Daniel and Eric; siblings, Kandy (Tom) Cromwell, of Mazon; John (Sheila) Knibbs, of Missouri and Robert (Carol) Knibbs, of Verona and her step-sister, Debbie (Bill) Okopski, of Naperville.
20/09/2018 My thoughts and prayers go to the family of Peter John KNIBBS, aged 76,  loving dad to Marlene, Tracy and David. 
20/09/2018 I was saddened to hear of the loss of my dad's second cousin, Maureen (Rapley) CARPENTER who passed away with her children by her side, on 12 August at just 70 years of age.
20/09/2018 Congratulations once again to Deborah Florence BAILEY-KNIBBS for for achieving yet another award connected with her Not For Profit Business, Labyrinth Holistic Café. This time she received the Health Impact Award which is awarded to an organisation that has demonstrated that it has had an important impact on the health of people in the community it serves. 
20/09/2018 I'm pleased to announce that I've now made a copy of Alan Jackson's "K/NIBB/S One Name Study" web pages to ensure that, in the event of it ever going missing again at Rootsweb, there is another copy readily available. I've done it as a tribute to Alan, all the hard work he put into his research, and the willingness he always demonstrated in helping fellow researchers. Same parts are incomplete but I'm work on fixing those.
20/09/2018 Added a brand new section "Nautical KNIBBS" showing details of the Military Ships manned by Our KNIBBS Family members over the years. 
20/09/2018 Added an entry onto the Notable KNIBBS page for Ernest Edward KNIBBS b.1892 in King William's Town, Cape Province in recognition of his being awarded the Military Medal for for acts of gallantry and devotion to duty under fire  in Western Europe during WWII.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice of Fanny May (Thompson) KNIBBS b.1870 in King William's Town.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Julia Ellen (Cole) KNIBBS b.1881 in King William's Town. 
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for James KNIBBS b.1863 in King William's Town. 
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Hilda Evelyn (Stone) KNIBBS b.1895 in East London, Cape Province.. 
20/09/2018 Added a copy of a Military Record for Horace Lester KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province..
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Horace Lester KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province..
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Henry Edward KNIBBS b.1861 in King William's Town.  
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Augusta NASH b.1871 at Komgha, Cape Province, daughter of Jane Victoria KNIBBS and her husband Samuel NASH.
20/09/2018 Found a 4th wife for Cyril Brian Van LEENHOF, 2nd husband of Marjorie Doreen KNIBBS b.1900, East London, CP. He married Edith Agnes MACKINTOSH bef.1923
20/09/2018 Added a photograph of Cyril Brian Van LEENHOF, 2nd husband of Marjorie Doreen KNIBBS b.1900, East London, CP, and his sister Olive. With thanks to Neil ROWLAND-HALL.
20/09/2018 Found a new wife for Gordon BEAMISH. He married Dorothy Jane Marie Des Anges BRISTOW.
20/09/2018 Found two previous marriages for Jane Marie Des Anges BRISTOW, the third wife of Gordon BEAMISH.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the marriage certificate for Gordon BEAMISH and his 3rd wife, Dorothy Jane Marie des Anges BRISTOW
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Record for Nellie du TOIT b.1923 in Edenburg, Free State, second wife of Gordon BEAMISH.
20/09/2018 Date of death found for Alexander Duncombe CAMPBELL and his wife, Edith Kathleen (Knibbs) b.1910 in Cape Province.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice of John Edward KNIBBS b.1836 in Charlbury, Oxfordshire, England.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Charles PLUMMER b.1863 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He was the husband of Frances Mary KNIBBS b.1866 in King William's Town.
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice for Amy Caroline KNIBBS b.1879 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.
20/09/2018 Newspaper confirmation found for the death of Frances (Collins) KNIBBS b.1840 in Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire.
20/09/2018 Newspaper article found announcing that Sydney Ernest KNIBBS b.1892 in Old Windsor had enlisted in the Royal Navy. He was the 6th son of James KNIBBS to have enlisted in the navy.
20/09/2018 A marriage found for Julie A KNIBBS b.Private. She married Stephen F PETERS.
20/09/2018 A newspaper article found relating to the tragic death of 2 year-old Alfred Leslie KNIBBS b.1912 in  Hardingstone, Warwickshire.
20/09/2018 Added a report from the inquest of Henry KNIBBS b.1849 in Woodstock District, Oxfordshire. He died aged 28 following a fall.
20/09/2018 Conjectured that Anne KNIBBS b.1811 in Northamptonshire, married Frederick POLLARD in 1850. Anne's brother James KNIBBS was married to Ann POLLARD in 1860 in the same district.
20/09/2018 A memorium found for William KNIBBS b.1877 at Egham, Surrey, killed in action at the Somme.
20/09/2018 Found a grandson, Alexander David James KNIBBS for Raymond Dennis KNIBBSb.1932 in Erdington, Birmingham. With thanks to Alexander's relatively new wife Heather Louise (Mottram).
20/09/2018 A second wife added for Michael Timothy KNIBBS b.Private, the father of Alexander above.
20/09/2018 Added a newspaper photograph and article for  the wedding of Richard Phillip KNIBBS b.1899 in Banstead, Surrey and Bessie Mildred JORDAN.
20/09/2018 Details found for John KNIBBS b.1874 in Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, sailing to the South African in 1904 apparently to work in the gold mines.
20/09/2018 George KNIBBS b.1886 in Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, a younger brother of John above, was found guilty as a young lad of 11 years old, of stealing 30 chicken eggs.
20/09/2018 William KNIBBS b.1875  in Askam-in-Furness, Lancashire, brother of John and George above, involved in the receipt of funds, gifted by the sons of Askam engaged in gold mining in the Transvaal, South Africa.
20/09/2018 John Francis KNIBBS b.1846 in Deddington, Oxfordshire, father of John, George and William above, was charged but acquitted of gambling in a Public House. Also fined at a later date for selling drink during prohibited hours.
20/09/2018 A newspaper announcement found confirming John KNIBBS b.1807 in Deddington, Oxfordshire, was re-elected as Town Crier and Ale Taster for Deddington, for the 37th time. 
20/09/2018 Confirmation that Fred KNIBBS b1873 at Clifton, Oxfordshire, my grandfather's brother, died aged 20 of typhoid fever..
20/09/2018 Added a photograph of Vine Cottage, Old Windsor, Berkshire, a Grade II listed building which was lived in by Ellen (Knibbs) Smith b.1850 in Old Windsor. 
20/09/2018 Added a newspaper article from 1973, related to the involvement of Edward "Ted" Bond  KNIBBS b.1903 in Liverpool, Lancashire, in the launching of Billy K Kramer's singing career with Brian Epstein.
20/09/2018 As an ex sailor myself, I loved this story related to Victor Charles KNIBBS b.1887 in Windsor, Berkshire - "It wasn't me My Lord. It was the Rum".
20/09/2018 Harry KNIBBS b.1880 at Woodstock, Oxfordshire was granted exemption from military service.
20/09/2018 Added the baptism record for Emma BUTLER b.1853 in Whitnash, Warwickshire. Emma was my grandfather George Levi KNIBBS' mother-in-law.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Ivy E V (Farr) KNIBBS b.1912 in the Aston District of Birmingham.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Myrtle Violet Avril (Botting) KNIBBS b.1934 in Reading, Berkshire.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Harold Albert KNIBBS b.1919 in the Birmingham District of Warwickshire.
20/09/2018 Added a photograph from c.1919 of Joseph William KNIBBS b.1874 in Deddington, Oxfordshire with his wife Alice (Smith) KNIBBS and daughter Florence.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Erma Ellen (Wingett) HAMLETT b.1889 in Jackson, Dakota. She was previoiusly married to Adelbert Charles KNIBBS of Vienna, Illinois. 
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the birth certificate for Ritchie Dawson KNIBBS b.1931, Olympia, Washington.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Leroy Peleg KNIBBS b.1885 probably in Vienna, Ilinois.
20/09/2018 Added an obituary for Daniel Bruce COOPER b.1954 at Joliet, Illinois, husband of Karen Lee KNIBBS.
20/09/2018 Date and place found for the marriage of Grover Cleveland RODMAN and Winifred Viola KNIBBS b.1888 in Orchard, Nebraska.
20/09/2018 A 2nd account added for the wedding between Alice Maye KNIBBS b.1935 in Stillwater, New York and Harry B MARTIN.
20/09/2018 A date found for the marriage between Sylvia J KNIBBS of Stillwater, New York, sister of Alice above, and Harry H EVERETT. 
20/09/2018 Added an account of life in the Syracus Mobilization Camp of the US Army in September 1917, in the words of Leon Edward KNIBBS b.1890 in Athens, Pennsylvania.
20/09/2018 Notice found for Harold J KNIBBS b.1896 in Stillwater, New York was called up for military service in Virginia. 
20/09/2018 Added a copy of the Affidavit for the Marriage License for Arthur Wilhelm Von VOSS and Georgianna Carolyn KNIBBS b.1858 in Haverhill, Massachusetts.
20/09/2018 Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at the Find A Grave web site for recording the details of the following individuals or couples. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on findagrave.com:
Charles Eric KNIBBS b.1921 in Windsor District and his wife Florence SUTCLIFFE.
Arthur Walter PAGE brother-in-law of Edward Pitt KNIBBS b.1883 at Dallington, Northamptonshire.
Edith Elizabeth CARR b.1878 at Strand, City of London, granddaughter of Edwin George KNIBBS.
Catherine Jean (Rapley) FILLARY b.1958 at Witney, Oxfordshire, Daughter of Florence Ann KNIBBS and her husband.
Mariette Elisabeth Lucie (Levillain) GRIVET b.1897 at Bihorel, Seine-Maritime, France.
Doreen Margaret (Hern) CORY-WRIGHT b.1926 in Vange, Essex.
Opal Elinore KNIBBS b.1912 in Banida, Idaho.
Adelbert Charles KNIBBS b.1882 in Vienna, Illinois, father of Opal above.
William Isaac KNIBBS b.1858 at Two Rivers, Wisconsin.
Rumney Robert KNIBBS b.1861 at Verona, Illinois.
Karen Lee (Knibbs) MOUNT b.1954 at Morris, Grundy County,  Illinois.
Cyril Dobson KNIBBS b.1898 in King William's Town, Cape Province.
Thelma Ottilie (Marais) KNIBBS b.1899 in Bloemfontein, Free State, husband of Cyril above.
Lilian (Ingram) KNIBBS b.1895 in Orange Free State, South Africa.
20/09/2018 Our gratitude goes to the members and volunteers at the BillionGraves web site for recording the details of the following individuals or couples. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on BillionGraves.com:
Daniel Bruce COOPER b.1954 at Joliet, Illinois.
Victor Charles Louis KNIBBS b.1932 in Queenstown, Cape Province.
20/09/2018 Our gratitude goes to the eGGSA Library for showing details of the Gravestones of South Africa. The Notes on each of the following individuals' Family Page contains a link to their respective entry on eGGSA:
James Arthur Clement KNIBBS b.1927 in South Africa.
Rita May Rose (Gradidge) KNIBBS b.1930.
Irene Joy (Knibbs) Van STADEN b.1931.
Lorraine Margaret May KNIBBS b.1929.
Victor Charles Louis KNIBBS b.1932 in Queenstown, Cape Province.
Marion Rose (Cotterell) KNIBBS b.1917.
John Stanley Robert KNIBBS b.1948 in East London, Cape Province.
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