Patoka Memorial Cemetery

Knight Cemetery

Lat 38 26' 20" N  Long 86 36' 8"W
Original Location Greenfield Township Orange County

Reinterred November 9-10, 1976
From DAR records...."Located on land entered by Andrew Knight. He was a prosperous man and bought up several tracts of land in this locality. His son Robert, who died in 1917, was the last person buried here. All but one stone are crudely cut sandstone. Daniel Knight, a son of Andrew, is said to have had 7 wives, all of whom are buried here. Abagail Knight, daughter of Andrew, was murdered January, 1882 and is buried here."

In addition to the 25 burials shown below, there are 29 others whose identities are unknown and identified with a ground level stone marked with a plot number only. Many are now covered with grass and  not apparent without exploration. Where no photo is shown, DAR records and reinterrment records have been used for reference.

Photographed April 26, 2017. All photographs Copyright Charlie Tredway.
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Last NameFirst NamePlot No.BornDiedOtherPhoto
B. M. J.------------Infant. Possibly son of Martha Knight BrownPhoto
D.L.1934----1882No Photo
E.J.1905--------No Photo
K.M. J.1939----3/29/1893Photo
KnightAbslom1910----11/16/188276yPhoto
KnightAbagail--------1/??/1882No Photo
KnightAndrew------------No Photo
KnightE,1926----8/10/1873No Photo
KnightG. M.1922----7/10/1876Photo
KnightRobert--------1917No Photo
K.H. Y.1921--------No Photo
K.J. M.1939----1893No Photo
K.L. P.------------No Photo
K. R. L.1920--------No Photo
K.R. T.1951--------No Photo
K.Robert1932----1869No Photo
KnightJ. S.1935----3/11/1894Photo
KnightPolly1907----1883No Photo
P.M.1940--------No Photo
PritJ.1933--------Photo
T.J.1908----1876No Photo
T.J. M.1903--------No Photo
TaylorNancy190110/23/18352/3/1890Wife of John TaylorPhoto
Y.A.1923--------No Photo
Unknown------------Photo