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Name: KNIGHT, Edmond Meysey Rouse Broughton

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Birth Date: 17 Apr 1875 Downton, Hereford

Death Date: 3.2.1904 Karungu, blackwater fever

First Date: 1902

Profession: Appt. Collector EAP 1-4-1902; arr. Mombasa from England 4-6-1902; Asst Collector, Karungu

Area: Mombasa

Book Reference: EAS, EA Diary 1903, Gazette, EAHB 1904, EAHB 1905, EAHB 1906, EAS, EA Diary 1903, North, Nicholls

School: Eton

General Information:

Of Downton Castle, Hereford
EA Diary 1902 - Assistant Collector, EA Protectorate, April, 1902
Gazette - 15/8/1902 - Departure for Kisumu 14/8/02 - E.M.B. Knight
EA Diary 1903 - Assistant Collector, EA Protectorate April 1902
The African Standard - 26-2-1903 - Invited to the wedding of H.R. Phelips & Miss Jacquette Edith Lambe in Mombasa
Gazette - Issued with Bird Licence at Mombasa during semester ending 30/6/1902
North - Asst. Collector at Karungu June 1903
d. 1904 - Karungu, blackwater fever
Appt. Collector EAP 1-4-1902; arr. Mombasa from England 4-6-1902
Nicholls - In 1906 the Broughton-Knight memorial church was brought out in pieces from Britain and erected in honour of E. Kegley Broughton-Knight [sic], a blackwater fever victim who died at Karungu, south of Kisumu, in 1904.

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