Frank Forrest Knowlton

21 January 1881–24 August 1957 (Age 76)
Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of Frank Forrest

When Frank Forrest Knowlton was born on 21 January 1881, in Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, John Quincy Knowlton, was 45 and his mother, Maryette Vanderhoof, was 39. He married Mary Alice Sutton on 17 October 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Election Precinct 2 Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1940 and World for about 5 years. He died on 24 August 1957, in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Grantsville City Cemetery, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Forrest Knowlton
1881–1957
Mary Alice Sutton
1884–1962
Marriage: 17 October 1907
Mignon Knowlton
1908–1999
Bryant Sutton Knowlton
1909–2013
Dorothy Knowlton
1911–2012
Vernon LaMar Knowlton
1914–2010
Mary Alice Knowlton
1921–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 October 1907
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Male1859–1931Male

    Harriett V Knowlton

    Female1863–1864Female

    Sarah Alice Knowlton

    Female1866–1869Female

    Marcia Lorena Knowlton

    Female1868–1876Female

    Sidney Algernon Knowlton

    Male1871–1912Male

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World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1894 · The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed.

Age 13

The Genealogical Society of Utah is formed. - A precursor society to FamilySearch, the GSU was organized on November 13,1894, in the Church Historian's Office of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 20

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places so named, one in Dorset and the other in Kent. Both are named in Old English as ‘the settlement (tūn) by the hilltop (cnoll)’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Frank F Knowlton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Frank Forest Knowlton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Frank Forrest Knowlton, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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