When Abraham Knowlton was born on 25 November 1750, in Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Abraham Knowlton, was 47 and his mother, Martha Lamson, was 38. He married Lydia Bachelor on 12 May 1772, in Upton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 September 1807, in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 56.
English (Hampshire): habitational name from either of two places so named, one in Dorset and the other in Kent. Both are named from Old English cnoll ‘knoll, hilltop’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.
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