I don't have a lot of documented info on the wives and children of Robert Franklin Knighten but I would gladly share what I do have.I really do prefer to talk off the boards, contact me at my e-mail, email@example.com.
For other's interested in Daniel Knighten and his children please do the same.I am descended from Daniel Knighten and his second wife Elizabeth J. Bradley.
Daniel & Elizabeth son:William Sherman Knighten m. Frances Rebecca Todd son: James Arthur Knighten m. 1st wife: Elsie Inez Moreland/Molan daughter:Vela Mae Knighten m. Claudis Jackson Bonner in Cleburne Co. Alabama in 1946 where they continued to live for the remainder of their lives.
Obituary of Robert Franklin Knighten from the SOUTHERN DEMOCRAT Blount County, Alabama issue of January 13, 1936
Frank Knighton Suicides
Frank Knighton, a man about 61 years of age, committed suicide Sunday morning about 8;30 by shooting himself with a shot gun. He shot himself in the neck and died without making any statement. He had been in ill health for some time and it is believed that he had become despondent. The tragedy was committed at his home near Allgood. Knighton is survived by his widow and several children. Funeral services were held at Allgood and were conducted by Rev. John Clowdus, with Wade in charge.