His parents were Captain and Mrs Mary Knight of 80 Ayr Road, Cumnock
He was only 21 when he died in France on 20th September 1918.
He is buried at Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy in France and is remembered on Cumnock War Memorial.
All this information came from Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Update 31 July 2014
His parents are buried in Cumnock new cemetery.
Captain S Knight Ayrshire Yeomanry died 12 5 1924 and wife Mary Mills 22 6 1947, son Ed. Knight 2nd Lieut killed in action 20th September 1918.
I couldn't find a marriage in Scotland or England for them.
I found father's name Stephen Knight by looking for his death record.
With this information found his military pension record
They were married in Dundalk, Northern Ireland on 3 Jul 1893.
Stephen Knight Self (Head)
Mary Mills Spouse
Stephen Geo Knight Child
Edward Knight Child
Arthur Knight Child
Charles Fredk Knight Child
Cumnock Connections tree
Update 27 Feb 2018
His brother also served as reported in the Cumnock Chronicle 1915
Family gravestone in Cumnock New Cemetery
|Taken by Morag Gordon Aug 2015|