Fourth Generation


83. Esther A. Burns was born on 3 February 1888 in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. She died on 21 September 1976 at the age of 88 in Stonington, Hancock County, Maine, USA. ESTHER KNOWLTON
Stonington: Mrs. Esther A. Knowlton, 88, died Sept. 21 1976 at a local hospital. She was born at Swan's Island, Feb. 3, 1888, daughter of Dana and Abby Stanley Burns. She was a fifty-year member of Harbor View Chapter, OES, Deer Isle. She is survived by her husband, Edwin of Stonington; one son, Chadbourne of Gravette, Ark.; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. James Coombs and Mrs. Hattie Welch, both of Stonington; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Friday Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. at the Bragdon Funeral Home, Stonington. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Stonington. Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. She was buried in Woodlawn cemetery, Stonington.

Esther A. Burns and Edward A. "Edwin" Knowlton were married. Edward A. "Edwin" Knowlton, son of Charles Luther Knowlton and Lydia Loania Dunham, was born on 4 November 1885 in Stonington, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He died on 15 July 1980 at the age of 94 in Stonington, Hancock County, Maine, USA. He was buried in Evergreen cemetery, Stonington.

Esther A. Burns-1983 and Edward A. "Edwin" Knowlton-4348 had the following children:

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Chadbourne R. Knowlton was born in Swan's Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA. Lived in Arkansas.