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Phil Knight

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Phil Knight

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    Washington A. Travis

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    • 2nd Great-grandfather of Phil Knight — 5th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 22 
    • Birth Date:
    • 5 May 1833 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. Peru, Clinton, New York 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 25 Mar 1907 
    • Death Location:
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    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Oak Hill Cemetery, Lansing, Allamakee, Iowa 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1856 
    • Marriage Location:
    • prob. Lansing, Allamakee, Iowa 
    • Children:

    • Emma F. Travis

      Ida E. Travis (Ahnentafel No:11 )

      Charles J. Travis

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  • Sources for Washington A. Travis

    • 2 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, 1880, Lansing, E.D. 9, p. 22, Image 22 of 39.
    • 3 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, Lansing, p. 37, Image 57 of 65.
    • 4 Federal Census, IA, Allamakee County, 1900, New Albin, E.D. 5, Sheet 1A, Image 1 of 20.
    • 6 Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934, Marriage record for George F Kumpf and daughter Emma F Travis.
    • 8 Hancock, Ellery M., Past and Present of Allamakee County, Iowa: A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress an d Achievment, Vol. 1, Chicago: The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company (1913), 451.

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