Mattie Annie Elizabeth Hughes

20 September 1874–31 January 1953 (Age 78)
Frost, Navarro, Texas, United States

The Life of Mattie Annie Elizabeth

When Mattie Annie Elizabeth Hughes was born on 20 September 1874, in Frost, Navarro, Texas, United States, her father, George Alexander Harris Hughes, was 21 and her mother, Salina Adaline Wilson, was 14. She married Joseph Sidney Knott in 1902, in Frost, Navarro, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Navarro, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Dresden, Navarro, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 31 January 1953, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Sidney Knott
Mattie Annie Elizabeth Hughes
Marriage: 1902
George Iverson Knott
Joseph Sidney Knott Jr
Sidney Lee Knott
Roy Hughes Knott
Ruth Knott
Garvin Wilson “Joe” Knott
Cleo Allene Knott

Spouse and Children

Frost, Navarro, Texas, United States


    George Iverson Knott


    Joseph Sidney Knott Jr



    Roy Hughes Knott


    Ruth Knott


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Alexander Harris Hughes





+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries: 1881: Navarro, Texas, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English (also common in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English and Anglo-Norman French personal name Hugh .2 Welsh: variant of Howells .3 Irish and Scottish: variant Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McCoy ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mattie A E Knott, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mattie Knott in household of Joe Knott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mattie I E Knott in household of Joseph S Knott, "United States Census, 1910"

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