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Polly Knight Stringham

March 7, 1811–April 29, 1844

Born at Windsor, Broome County, New York; daughter of Polly Peck and Joseph Knight. Died at Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Polly Stringham,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Larry Porter, “The Joseph Knight Family,” Ensign, Oct. 1978, 39. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Jan. 2015), Polly Knight LWNM-T3N . 1840 U.S. census, Springfield Township, Sangamon Co., Illinois, p. 11, Wm. Stringham, NARA. Nauvoo (Ill.) Sexton, Cemetery Records, Polly Stringham, by Apr. 1844, CHL. Lyndon W. Cook, comp., Nauvoo Deaths and Marriages, 1839–1845 (Orem, UT: Grandin Book, 1994), 75. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Apr. 2016), memorial no. 43379713, Polly Knight Stringham; Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, IL.