Jesse Knight was the son of Peter Knight and Ann Bell.
The Children of Jesse was:
Allen who married Mary Kitchen moved to TN
Elizabeth (Betsy) who married Geraldus Batts was in Limestone County, AL.Geraldus later moved to KY . Betsy was not with him.
Martha Knight married Mathia Miller ( I have no other information.
Temperence Knight married Thomas Haines.
Nancy Knight married William Haynes, Jr.Nancy and William stayed in NC.(Nash and Wilson County).
Peter Knight married Phereby Bell moved to Sumter County, AL were Peter died at age 51.
Lydia Knight married Dempsey Daniel moved to TN
Jesse B Knight moved to Alabama and married Amanda Watts
Edwin Knight moved to Alabama and married Martha Comer Watts sister of Amanda.
Lewis Knight moved to TN and later to Ak,
Arthur Knight married (1) Lavina Booth in NC.They moved to AL and he married (2) Summerlin.
Sylvia Knight no more information.
I believe Arthur and Sylvia Knight to be the children of Jesse and Mary ?( I have read Mary Cobb but no I has been able to furnish me proof.
Jesse B. Knight was my great great grandfather A story has come down in the family that the reason he left NC was he had a mean stepmother.If you check the 1810 cencus in NC you will see that Mary could not possible be old enough to have been the mother of Allen who it is reported was born in 1790.
Also there was a Jesse C. Knight in NC.He was a son of Henry Francis Knight who was a brother of Walker Knight.
Also their was other Jesse Knights. Children of the children of Jesse Knight, Sons of Brothers etc.