Looking for information about John E. Knowles b:1825 in KY married Elizabeth Dale 1 Mar. 1850 in Cass County Indiana 1860 census Ridgeway Twp; Osage County KS 1865 KS census Ridgeway Twp; Osage County KS John E. Knowles is not listed in the 1870 census his wife Elizabeth is not listed after the 1875 KS state census; they had two children: John William Knowles b:1852 in Indiana Juliet A. Knowles b: Abt. 1862 KS Juliet Knowles last listed in the 1880 census District 74 Wakarusa Twp. Douglas Co. KS. (age 18)
John W. Knowles married Martha E. Banks Abt.1879 in Ridgew ay Twp; Osage Co. KS. She was b:April 1861 Clinton Twp. Douglas Co. KS. John W. Knowles last listed in the 1920 Census District 59 Clinton Twp. Douglas, Co. KS (age 67) Martha Knowles last listed in 1925 KS state census (age 63) John W. and Martha had one son William I. Knowles b: May 1880, Ridgeway Twp. Osage Co. KS William married Katherine N. date and last name unk. Both are listed in the 1930 Census, Clinton Twp. Douglas Co. KS.