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Nehemiah Knight

Nehemiah Knight, American congressman. member General Assembly of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, 1783-1787; member United States Ho.

Background

  • Knight, Nehemiah was born on March 23, 1746 in “Knightsville,” Cranston (now part of Providence), Rhode Island, United States.

  • Career

    • Engaged in farming; General Assembly of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, 1783-1787.

    Membership

    Member General Assembly of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, 1783-1787. Member United States Ho.

    Connections

    • Children include Nehemiah Rice.
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    Born March 23, 1746
    Died June 13, 1808
    (aged 62)
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