Acton Memorial Library
|E||6th MVI (9 months)||Private; enl. August 25, 1862; must. Aug. 31, 1862||must out June 3, 1863||Littleton||farmer||age 18|
|E||6th MVI (100 days)||Corpl.; enl. July 8, 1864; must July 18, 1864||
must. out Oct. 27, 1864
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||6th MVI||June 27, 1889||Invalid||713 862||881 140||Mass.|
|July 25, 1892||Widow||555 597||366 896||Mass.||Angie H. Knowlton|
Recorded as member no. 74 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||June 11, 1892|
|Obituary||Lowell Daily Courier, June 13, 1892|
|Burial||Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Mass.|
|Survived by||Angie H. Knowlton|
George William Knowlton, a 21 year old farmer, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household no. 187/213 (source: 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton. Compiled by Ann S. Lainhart. Boston, 1989. Page 63.)
Henry L. Hosmer. The Town of Acton in the Civil War, 1861-1865. Tucson, AZ: The Author, 2001. 121.
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