Edward Knight's Family

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Montagu George Knight [3] continued.
B.A.1867.
Deputy Lieutenant and Justice of the Peace for Hampshire.
Lord of the Manors of Chawton, Faringdon, Alton, Eastbrook, Druncheaunts [Truncheaunts] and Neatham.
President of the East Hants Conservative Association.
Member of the House of Laymen for the Diocese of Winchester.
Member of the Hampshire County Council, Froyle Division.
District Councillor and Guardian for Faringdon.
Patron of the living of Chawton.
Wrote, with his cousin William Austen-Leigh, 'Chawton Manor (Hants.) and its Owners: A family History,' published 1911.
He married, June 16th 1870, Florence, fourth daughter of Charles Hardy of Chilham Castle, Kent. Florence, born in 1850, died July 10th 1935 and was buried at Chawton.
Montagu George Knight died July 17th 1914 and was buried at Chawton – having had no issue he was succeeded at Chawton by his nephew, Lionel Charles Edward Knight.
Montagu George Knight

Charles Edward Knight. [3]
Born February 13th 1846, at Chawton House.
Baptized the following day, at Chawton, by the Rev. Charles Bridges Knight.

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