Latest Changes to our Family History Data

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Last updated 20th September, 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.
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.
My thoughts and prayers go to the family of Peter John KNIBBS, aged 76,  loving dad to Marlene, Tracy and David. 
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.
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. 
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.
Added a brand new section "Nautical KNIBBS" showing details of the Military Ships manned by Our KNIBBS Family members over the years. 
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.
Added a copy of the Death Notice of Fanny May (Thompson) KNIBBS b.1870 in King William's Town.
Added a copy of the Death Notice for Julia Ellen (Cole) KNIBBS b.1881 in King William's Town. 
Added a copy of the Death Notice for James KNIBBS b.1863 in King William's Town. 
Added a copy of the Death Notice for Hilda Evelyn (Stone) KNIBBS b.1895 in East London, Cape Province.. 
Added a copy of a Military Record for Horace Lester KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province..
Added a copy of the Death Notice for Horace Lester KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province..
Added a copy of the Death Notice for Henry Edward KNIBBS b.1861 in King William's Town.  
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.
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. Page includes a photograph of his sister Olive with thanks to Neil ROWLAND-HALL.. 
Added a photograph of Cyril Brian Van LEENHOF, 2nd husband of Marjorie Doreen KNIBBS b.1900, East London, CP, With thanks to Neil ROWLAND-HALL.
Found a new wife for Gordon BEAMISH. He married Dorothy Jane Marie Des Anges BRISTOW.
Found two previous marriages for Jane Marie Des Anges BRISTOW, the third wife of Gordon BEAMISH.
Added a copy of the marriage certificate for Gordon BEAMISH and his 3rd wife, Dorothy Jane Marie des Anges BRISTOW
Added a copy of the Death Record for Nellie du TOIT b.1923 in Edenburg, Free State, second wife of Gordon BEAMISH.
Date of death found for Alexander Duncombe CAMPBELL and his wife, Edith Kathleen (Knibbs) b.1910 in Cape Province.
Added a copy of the Death Notice of John Edward KNIBBS b.1836 in Charlbury, Oxfordshire, England.
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.
Added a copy of the Death Notice for Amy Caroline KNIBBS b.1879 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.
Newspaper confirmation found for the death of Francis (Collins) KNIBBS b.1840 in Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire.
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.
A marriage found for Julie A KNIBBS b.Private. She married Stephen F PETERS.
A newspaper article found relating to the tragic death of 2 year-old Alfred Leslie KNIBBS b.1912 in  Hardingstone, Warwickshire.
Added a report from the inquest of Henry KNIBBS b.1849 in Woodstock District, Oxfordshire. He died aged 28 following a fall.
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.
A memorium found for William KNIBBS b.1877 at Egham, Surrey, killed in action at the Somme.
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).
A second wife added for Michael Timothy KNIBBS b.Private, the father of Alexander above.
Added a newspaper photograph and article for  the wedding of Richard Phillip KNIBBS b.1899 in Banstead, Surrey and Bessie Mildred JORDAN.
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.
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.
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 angaged in gold mining in the Transvaal, South Africa.
John 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.
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. 
Confirmation that Fred KNIBBS b1873 at Clifton, Oxfordshire, my grandfather's brother, died aged 20 of typhoid fever..
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. 
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.
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".
Harry KNIBBS b.1880 at Woodstock, Oxfordshire was granted exemption from military service.
Added the baptism record for Emma BUTLER b.1853 in Whitnash, Warwickshire. Emma was my grandfather George Levi KNIBBS' mother-in-law.
Added an obituary for Ivy E V (Farr) KNIBBS b.1912 in the Aston District of Birmingham.
Added an obituary for Myrtle Violet Avril (Botting) KNIBBS b.1934 in Reading, Berkshire.
Added an obituary for Harold Albert KNIBBS b.1919 in the Birmingham District of Warwickshire.
Added a photograph from c.1919 of Joseph William KNIBBS b.1874 in Deddington, Oxfordshire with his wife Alice (Smith) KNIBBS and daughter Florence.
Added an obituary for Erma Ellen (Wingett) HAMLETT b.1889 in Jackson, Dakota. She was previoiusly married to Adelbert Charles KNIBBS of Vienna, Illinois. 
Added a copy of the birth certificate for Ritchie Dawson KNIBBS b.1931, Olympia, Washington.
Added a copy of the birth certificate for Ritchie Dawson Thomas b.1931, Olympia, Washington.
Added an obituary for Leroy Peleg KNIBBS b.1885 probably in Vienna, Ilinois.
Added an obituary for Daniel Bruce COOPER b.1954 at Joliet, Illinois, husband of Karen Lee KNIBBS.
Date and place found for the marriage of Grover Cleveland RODMAN and Winifred Viola KNIBBS b.1888 in Orchard, Nebraska.
A 2nd account added for the wedding between Alice Maye KNIBBS b.1935 in Stillwater, New York and Harry B MARTIN.
A date found for the marriage between Sylvia J KNIBBS of Stillwater, New York, sister of Alice above, and Harry H EVERETT. 
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.
Notice found for Harold J KNIBBS b.1896 in Stillwater, New York was called up for military service in Virginia. 
Added a copy of the Affidavit for the Marriage License for Arthur Wilhelm Von VOSS and Georgianna Carolyn KNIBBS b.1858 in Haverhill, Massachusetts.
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.
Willie 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.
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.
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) KNIBBBS b.1917.
John Stanley Robert KNIBBS b.1948 in East London, Cape Province.

Previous Updates

13/03/2018 Our thoughts and prayers go to the family of Janet (Knibbs) RIDGE b.1944 in Wortley District, Yorkshire, who passed away on 12th January.
13/03/2018 Joan Fay (nee Knibbs) KRYSIAK, age 85 years, passed away October 21, 2017; beloved wife of the late Richard; devoted mother of Michael and the late Todd Krysiak; dear sister of Donna (late Robert) Heusinger, late Ronald (late Mary) and the late Robert Lee Knibbs.
13/03/2018 Susan Fay (Knibbs) HARMON, passed away January 28, 2018 aged 56 years. Beloved wife of the late Terrence. Devoted mother of Edward (Nicole Gessey) Harmon, Michael (Robert) Thoren-Harmon and Terrence Harmon. Loving Grandmother of Genevieve, Brice, Briella, and Blake.
13/03/2018 Sadly, we learn of the passing of Ana Modesta (Ortega-Fernandez) KNIBBS of Stillwater, New York. She is survived by her husband William, her children, Harold (Mary) Knibbs and Ana (Doug) Rizzo, her grandchildren Candice Knibbs and William (Brianna) Knibbs, Adriana Rizzo and Matthew Rizzo as well as many nieces and nephews. 
13/03/2018 A big thank you to Heather Dawn KNIBBS b.Private for her part as one of the first four Police Officers who responded to the Aztec High School shooting in December, 2017.  
13/03/2018 Added an account of the untimely death  of  William KNIBBS b.1803 in Somerton, Oxfordshire, who was  felonously killed by a fellow boatman in 1863.
13/03/2018 A marriage found for Joan KNIBBS b.Private in Birmingham, Warwickshire. She married Arthur E POTTER in 1940.
13/03/2018 A marriage found for Bernard KNIBBS b.1927 in Birmingham, Warwickshire. He married Gladys M GRICE in 1952.
13/03/2018 A second marriage found for Emily KNIBBS b.1910 in Birmingham, Warwickshire. She married Martin F GARRATT.
13/03/2018 Found a son for Audrey K KNIBBS b.Private in Windsor, Berkshire, and her husband Brian Arthur James PIERCE.
13/03/2018 Added an obituary for Rebecca (Shirley) KNIBBS b.1868 at Fencott, Oxfordshire.
13/03/2018 An additional son found for Albert KNIBBS b.1868 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, and his wife Katherine.
13/03/2018 A marriage and son found for Victor C KNIBBS b.1911 in Bedfordshire, son of Albert and Katherine above.
13/03/2018 A marriage found for Iris KNIBBS b.Private in Windsor, Berkshire, married a man named James(?) SWAN.
13/03/2018 A son found for Margaret (Fawcett) (Woodburn) KNIBBS b.1885 at Pennington, Lancashire from her first marriage to John WOODBURN.
13/03/2018 Found a second marriage and daughter for Joan M KNIBBS b.1926 in Brentford District, Middlesex. She married George H COOPER.
13/03/2018 Found an additional daughter, Grace Jane for Daniel and Lucy Knibbs
13/03/2018 Added an additional daughter, Ethel Rose for Philip and Emma Knibbs
13/03/2018 A son Ryan found for Andrew A KNIBBS b.Private and his wife Joanna.
13/03/2018 Details of dancing awards achieved by Ernest Aubrey KNIBBS b.1917 in Foleshill, Coventry, his wife May, and daughter Beverley and Lindsay.
13/03/2018 Added details and a small photograph of Elizabeth (Ganson) KNIBBS b.1905 in Prestwich, Lancashire, being awarded a gold watch for 40 years service at Sterling Metals, Coventry.  
13/03/2018 Added a small photograph of Raymond Dennis KNIBBS b.1932 at Erdington, Warwickshire.
13/03/2018 Newspaper announcement found for the marriage between Winifred KNIBBS b.1893 in Earl's Barton, Northamptonshire, and Samuel RICHARDS.
13/03/2018 Newspaper announcement of the death of Sophia (Oakley) KNIBBS b.1848 at Brierly Hill, Staffordshire.
13/03/2018 Added a photograph of the canal boat "Lupin" which was mastered by James Arthur KNIBBS b.1885 in Braunston, Northamptonshire.
13/03/2018 Added a link to the Mortimer Classic Motorcycle Club of which Geoffrey Eric KNIBBS b.Private is a Director.
13/03/2018 Added a newspaper article and small photograph of Ethel Florence (Sanders) KNIBBS b.1898 in Coventry, Warwickshire.
13/03/2018 Newspaper announcement found announcing the appointment of Arthur Ronald KNIBBS b.1920 in Foleshill, Warwickshire to the board of Caurtaulds.
13/03/2018 Details of the involvement of Edith Ethel (Wilson) KNIBBS b.1925 in Foleshill, Warwickshire in the management of a family run Caravan Park in Ryton, Tyne and Wear.
13/03/2018 A 4th child found for Nellie Doris (Ray) KNIBBS b.1903 in Birmingham, and her first husband Arthur T DAWES. 
13/03/2018 Added a copy of a letter from Susannah (Taylor) KNIBBS to the executors of her father's will asking for payment of a cheque to one of her nieces, presumablyu on coming of age.
13/03/2018 A 2nd daughter found for Kate Eleanor (Yoxall) KNIBBS b.1898 at Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, and her 3rd husband, Clifford Francis RENDALL.
13/03/2018 Details found concerning the involvement of  Francis KNIBBS b.1875 in Southwark, London in the local government in East London in the late 1890's through to the early 1900's. 
13/03/2018 A surprise previous marriage and daughter for the Rev. John HENCHMAN who married Sarah KNIBS b.1743 in Deddinton, Oxfordshire. John married an Ann RUSSELL in Old Basing, Hampshire in 1752.
13/03/2018 Added a copy of the Death Notice and Will for Horace Lester KNIBBS b.1894 in East London, Cape Province.
13/03/2018 Added a copy of the joint will of James KNIBBS b.1863 in King William's Town, Cape Province, and his wife Fanny May (Thompson) KNIBBS.
13/03/2018 Found a marriage for Ellen Eva KNIBBS b.1903 in King William's Town. She married Bernard Martin HECKLER
13/03/2018 Added an obituary for John KNIBBS b.1826 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England.
13/03/2018 Added an obituary for Alfred SMITH b.1875 in Old Windsor, Berkshire, England, the son of Ellen KNIBBS and her husband James SMITH
13/03/2018 Added a second son, Dylan Michael, for Mark E KNIBBS b.Private in Farmington, Connecticut, and his wife Tracy.
13/03/2018 Added an obituary for Max SMITH, brother-in-law of Hazel Marion (Knibbs) SMITH b.1903 in Unionville, Connecticut.
13/03/2018 Added an obituary and small photo for Bruce E LEWIS b.1923 in Scott County, Kansas. He was the husband of Patricia Lee KNIBBS b.1930 in Wichita, Kansas. Also found three additional children for Bruce and Patricia.
13/03/2018 Found a daughter for Nina Catherine CATES, former wife of Lyneol Ellsworth KNIBBS b.1906 in Kansas, and her second husband.
13/03/2018 Added a photograph of Truman Ellsworth KNIBBS b.1897 in Verona, Illinois
13/03/2018 Added a 2nd photograph of Truman Ellsworth KNIBBS b.1897 in Verona, Illinois
13/03/2018 Added a photograph of Mattie Belle (Kilmer) KNIBBS b.1894 in Vienna Township, Illinois.
13/03/2018 Added a small photograph of Timothy John KNIBBS b.1955 at Crown Point, Indiana.
13/03/2018 Added a small photograph of George Russell "Russ" KNIBBS b.1934 at Somerville, Massachusetts.
13/03/2018 Found a son for Virginia J (Denison) KNIBBS b.1922 in Chicago, Illinois, and her second husband Kenneth R ALBERT.
13/03/2018 Found reference to recitations made by Sylvia J (Knibbs) (Everett) SMITH and her sister Alice Maye (Knibbs) MARTIN at Christmas, 1944, aged 10 and 9.
13/03/2018 Added an obituary for George KNIBBS b.1850 in Buffalo, New York, giving testimony to his major contribution to the development of the coal and anthracite trade between the US and Canada. 
13/03/2018 Date and place of death found for Annie E (Wallace) KNIBBS b.1856 in New York.
13/03/2018 Added a copy of the birth certificate for George Henry OSGOOD b.1894 in Washington, son of Helen Blodgett KNIBBS and her husband George OSGOOD.
13/03/2018 A newspaper article added announcing the voting for Carnival Queen in Monrovia, California in 1912. Mary L (Booth) KNIBBS, the wife of Norman Leonard KNIBBS b.1881 in Danville, New York was standing at 5th place with several days of voting still to go.  
13/03/2018 Added a link to a recording of Turbése LUMMIS, partner of Henry Herbet KNIBBS b.1874 at Clifton, Ontario, singing "La Noche Esta Serena"
13/03/2018 Found reference to the fact that Mary J (Clarke) KNIBBS, the wife of Henry W KNIBBS b.1848 in Newmarket, New Hampshire, was admitted to the almshouse in Andover, Massachuestts in 1875, and gave birth to their daughter Clara whilst there.
13/03/2018 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:
William KNIBBS b.1840 at Westcote Barton, Oxfordshire.
Edwin George KNIBBS b.1821 at Middle Barton, Oxfordshire.
Raymond Dennis KNIBBS b.1932 in Erdington, Warwickshire.
Albert John "Jack" KNIBBS b.1898 at Meriden, Birmingham
Arthur Albert KNIBBS b.1873 in Sheldon, Birmingham, father of Albert John Above.
Elsie May (Wilson) KNIBBS b.1896, wife of Albert John above.
Mary (Richardson) KNIBBS b.1868 at Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire, wife of Arthur Albert above.
Harry KNIBBS b.1870 in Clifton, Oxfordshire
Emma Jane (Ockwell) KNIBBS b.1876 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, wife of Harry above.
Charles KNIBBS b.1821 in Oxfordshire, England
Ellsworth Elmer KNIBBS b.1863 in Verona, Illinois.
Bruce E LEWIS and his wife Patricia LEE KNIBBS b.1930 in Wichita, Kansas.
Jonathan Simeon Croon b.1975, New York.
Charlotte C (Knibbs) FITZPATRICK b.1881 in New York.
Annie E (Wallace) KNIBBS b.1856 in New York
Ana Modesta (Fernandez) KNIBBS b.1936 Panama
John GALLAGHER b.1827 in Scotland, father-in-law of Charles A KNIBBS b.1861 in Buffalo, NY.
Mary (McDonnell) GALLAGHER) b.1825 in Ireland, mother-in-law of Charles A KNIBBS b.1861 in Buffalo, NY.
03/12/2017 In Memory of Joan (Shaddon) KNIBBS, b.1930 in Chicago, Illinois who passed away on September 29th at her home. surrounded by her family. Joan was an active member of many different charities over the years and founded the Duneland Medical Lending Closet which she operated from her home for many years. 
03/12/2017 Tragically, Joseph "Joe" Michael KNIBBS, b.1993 in Palos Park, Illinois, the grandson of Joan (Shaddon) KNIBBS above, was Born intro Eternal Life just one month later on 29th October, 2017. Our thoughts and prayers to his parents, Chuck and Mary Lou KNIBBS, grandfather Loren KNIBBS and brothers, Charlie and Luke.
03/12/2017 Our thoughts and prayers go to the family of Beverley-Anne EVANS b.1963 in Eastern Cape, South Africa who passed away aged 54 years at the family home on 3 October. 
03/12/2017 Belated condolences to the family of Gwen Isabel (Jones) KNIBBS who passed away in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire in March of this year, aged 86.
03/12/2017 In loving memory of Elizabeth "Betty" (McManus) Knibbs b.1932 in Derbyshire, who passed away surrounded by her family on 23rd October, in Coventry, West Midlands, aged 85 years.
03/12/2017 Congratulations to Joan and Loren KNIBBS for having the Community Room at the Duneland Resale Centre, 801 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, named after them in recognition of the major contribution they have given, and continue to give, helping other by way of the Westchester Food Pantry, and together, the starting of the Duneland Medical Closet. This is one of the many of Joan's achievement before she sadly passed away in September. 
03/12/2017 Guestbooks have been reinstated for all of the various parts of the site now. They were previously hosted by Rootsweb but for some reason, they stopped providing the service. The guestbooks have always been a good source of new contacts.
03/12/2017 An additional son found for Sidney KNIBBS b.1864 in St George in the East, London, and his wife Alice.
03/12/2017 Records added for the baptisms of Grace KNIBBS b.1890 in Bloomsbury, London,  Alice KNIBBS b.1888 in Bloomsbury, London, Ada KNIBBS b.1892 in Bloomsbury, London, her brother Sidney Edwin KNIBBS b.1893 in Bloomsbury, London, and her sister Victoria Gladys KNIBBS b.1901 in Whitechapel, London.
03/12/2017 Added an announcement of the marriage between Winifred Eliza KNIBBS b.1875 in Banstead, Surrey, and George Rice DICKER.
03/12/2017 Added an announcement of the wedding between Miss Iris Hilda KNIBBS b.1912 in Swansea, Wales, and Reginald Claud HORTON-JONES.
03/12/2017 Added a photograph of the wedding between Peter R KNIBBS b.1930 in Portsmouth District, Hampshire, and Ivy Elizabeth DAVIS.
03/12/2017 Added two recently found  obituaries for Peter R KNIBBS b.1930 in Portsmouth, Hampshire. Peter died in September, 2014.
03/12/2017 A newspaper report added related to the death of Walter Thomas KNIBBS b.1887 in Birmingham. He died mysteriously whilst recovering from a successful, routine operation in hospital. 
03/12/2017 Added a newspaper extract recording the presentation of an award to Thomas KNIBBS b.1846 in Old Windsor, Berkshire, and his wife Mary Ann by HRH Princess Christian, the 5th child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert,  for raising a family in honest, sober, and industrious habits, under exceptional circumstances, without parish relief.
03/12/2017 Added another newspaper extract recording the presentation of an award of 5 shillings to Ada Louisa KNIBBS b.1878 at Egham, Surrey, daughter of Thomas and Mary Ann KNIBBS above, for her skills in knitting. 
03/12/2017 A second daughter found for Samantha June KNIBBS b.Private, and Ian HYLAND.
03/12/2017 Added a newspaper account of the marriage between Capt. Thomas CARR and Maria KNIBBS b.1946 in Bethnal Green, London.
03/12/2017 Added an extensive obituary for Edwin George KNIBBS b.1821 in Middle Barton, Oxfordshire. He was the father of Maria above.
03/12/2017 A newspaper reference found relating to my grandfather, Levi George KNIBBS b.1876 in Clifton, Oxfordshire, appearing in court in Basingstoke for failing to have his oldest child, Phyllis, vaccinated in 1904.
03/12/2017 Added a copy of the Death Registration for William Henry KNIBBS b.1864 in Swerford, Oxfordshire, and his wife Alice (Young) KNIBBS b.1855 in the Camberwell District of London.
03/12/2017 Many thanks to Allen KNIGHT for providing information for five additional children for his grandparents, John JONES and his wife Florence Fanny KNIBBS, b.1917 in Aston District, Birmingham. 
03/12/2017 Added Photographs of John JONES and Florence Fanny KNIBBS (above), as well as Florence's brothers James KNIBBS and Arthur Richard KNIBBS, and sisters Olive and Violet, and Blanch.  Thanks again to Allen KNIGHT for sharing these with us. 
03/12/2017 Added photographs of Henry KNIBBS b.1839 in London and his sons, Thomas and James, with thanks to Allen KNIGHT.
03/12/2017 Two daughters found for Olive KNIBBS B.1922 at Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, and her husband  Ernest G MORLEY.
03/12/2017 Found a son for Rose KNIBBS b.1924 in Brentford District, Middlesex and her husband William JAMES.
03/12/2017 Added a second daughter for Violet KNIBBS b.1927 at Stoke Bruerne, Northamptonshire and her husband Norman Cyril BARTLETT.
03/12/2017 Found a written account of the tragic death of my dad's 1st cousin, Ernest Markham KNIBBS b.1905 who drowned on the way to school at the age of 4 years. 
03/12/2017 Added a copy of the last will and testament of Louisa Mary Ann (Knibbs) WARDE b. 1871 in Bermondsey, Surrey.
03/12/2017 Added an full obituary for my great-great-uncle, James KNIBBS b.1828 in Clifton, Oxfordshire, England.
03/12/2017 Added an account of the journey of the Jane Ashfield RUMNEY's family from Kent in England to Illinois in the USA via Albany and Buffalo and Niagara Falls between 1850 and 1883. Jane married Charles KNIBBS from Oxfordshire, England in New York in abt. 1852.
03/12/2017 Added a newspaper announcement of the marriage of Isaac KNIBBS b.1824 in Oxfordshire, England, and Phoebe AVERY from Chicago,
03/12/2017 Added an obituary for Rev. John KNIBBS b.1826 in Oxfordshire, England who became a Methodist Minister in Wisconsin, USA.
03/12/2017 Added an obituary for Amelia Ann (Blodgett) KNIBBS b.1839 in Chicago, Illinois, the wife of Rev. John KNIBBS above.
03/12/2017 Added an obituary for Elsie Estella (Root) PRATT b.1902 in Meriden, Connecticut, step-grand-daughter of Ann KNIBBS b.1852 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England.
03/12/2017 Added a newspaper announcement of the marriage of Joseph H KNIBBS b.abt.1851 at Rensselear County, New York. He married Annie E WALLACE. They married in 1878 and not 1876 as previously recorded.
03/12/2017 Added a small photograph of Lino Ciro TREVIÑO b.1937 in Chicago, Illinois, second husband of Harriet Coleen (Jordan) (Knibbs) TREVIÑO.
03/12/2017 Added an obituary and a small photograph for Joan (Shaddon) KNIBBS b.1930 in Chicago, Illinois.
03/12/2017 Found the details and announcement of the marriage between Frederick Howe KNIBBS b.1904 at Fredonia, New York and Miss Florence KANE. Also identified another daughter for Frederick Howe KNIBBS above, and his wife Florence. Sadly the child died shortly after birth. 
03/12/2017 Added a second daughter for Carrie Ann KNIBBS b.Private and Stephen DUCK.
03/12/2017 Added a brief announcement of the forthcoming marriage Adelbert Charles KNIBBS b.1882 in Verona, Illinois and Erma Ellen WINGETT.
03/12/2017 Date, Location and newspaper report found for the marriage between Beatrice May KNIBBS b.1901 in Unionville, Connecticut, and Joseph LaPOINTE.
03/12/2017 Added some of the 70 years of history related to the land farmed by the family of Conway Dewey SMITH, husband of Hazel Marion KNIBBS b.1903 in Unionville, Connecticut.
03/12/2017 Added a photograph of the Pine Grove/Smith Farm (above).
03/12/2017 Details of a Charleston dance exhibition given by Bobby and Helen CHAMBERS, son and daughter of Gertrude (Knibbs) CHAMBERS as part of an event arranged by Dorothy (Mesmer) KNIBBS, wife of Cornelius James KNIBBS b.1886 in Athens, Pennsylvania.
03/12/2017 Details added referring to Cornelius James KNIBBS above and his employment at the Gowanda Psychiatric Hospital in New York.
03/12/2017 Details added relating to the involvement of James Joseph KNIBBS b.1878 in Troy, New York, and the United Spanish War Veterans.
03/12/2017 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:
Lino Ciro TREVIÑO b.1937 in Chicago, Illinois.
Joan (Shaddon) KNIBBS b.1930 in Chicago, Illinois
Joseph "Joe" MIchael KNIBBS b.1991 in Palo Park, Illinois.
Aletha (Knibbs) SUNDERLAND b.1918 in Waterbury, Connecticut.
Olive (Knibbs) GIRLING b.1922 in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
03/12/2017 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:
Irene Joy (Knibbs) Van STADEN b.1931 in South Africa.
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