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Nehemiah Knight

congressman

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.