While exploring Utah Jesse Knight is a common name to come across, he was born in Nauvoo, Illinois in 1845 and became a weathly mining magnate in Utah.

He was one of the wealthiest, if not the wealthiest people in the Provo area for many years because of his great success in mining and business.

A great bio for Jesse is on this page.

Some of the places I’ve documented that are related to him are: