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Webster Knight

banker

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.

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