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Webster Knight

Webster Knight, American banker. Member B. R. & R. Knight, manufacturers sheetings and shirtings, 1897-1921; Member staff Governor Charles Warren Lippitt, rank of colonel, 1895; Member Warwick (Rhode Island) Town Council 11 years (president 4 years); Member Providence Chamber Commerce.

Background

  • Knight, Webster was born on August 10, 1854 in Providence, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Robert and Josephine L. (Webster) Knight.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1876.

    Career

    • Member B. R. & R. Knight, manufacturers sheetings and shirtings, 1897-1921. Chairman of the Board Peoples Savings Bank, Phenix National Bank.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member B. R. & R. Knight, manufacturers sheetings and shirtings, 1897-1921. Member staff Governor Charles Warren Lippitt, rank of colonel, 1895. Member Warwick (Rhode Island) Town Council 11 years (president 4 years).

    Member Providence Chamber Commerce.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Waldo Lippitt, January 27, 1881. Children: Robert Lippitt, Adelaide.
    • father: Robert Knight
    • mother: Josephine L. (Webster) Knight
    • spouse: Sarah Waldo Lippitt
    • children: Robert Lippitt Knight
    • Adelaide Knight
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    Died June 30, 1933
    (aged 78)
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