Clipped From The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
. 1 OBITUARY. Henry Knight. Henry Knight, a well known and extensive builder in this city, died yesterday afternoon, after a short illneis, at his residence, No. 164 Sixth avenoe. Mr. Knight was born in England in 1814, and came to this country in 1831, when he want to Albany and commenced his building operations. He came to Brooklyn in 1858, and until 1879 was engaged in the manufacture of drain pipes on Gowanus Canal. A few years ago he retired from business. Mr. Knight was one of the directors of tho Atlantic Aveuua Hailroad Company. He leavei a widow and one son and two daughterg.