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Benjamin Franklin Knowlton

"B. F. Knowlton"
30 January 1838–27 March 1901

Benjamin Franklin Knowlton was George F. Richards’s brother-in-law. He was born on 30 January 1838 in Bear Creek, Illinois, to Sidney A. Knowlton and Harriet Burnham. He married George F. Richards’ sister Minerva on 14 September 1882. He died on 27 March 1901 in Farmington, Utah.[1]

  1. [1] “State News,” Salt Lake Herald, 28 Mar. 1901, 5; William Lee Knecht, ed., Knecht Family Records: Benjamin Franklin Knowlton (Sandy, UT: Knecht Family Association, n.d.), 1, 19, 36; “Benjamin Franklin Knowlton,” FamilySearch (Person ID: KWC7-G1V), accessed 5 June 2019,