Louisa Caroline Knowles

Female 1813 - 1870  (57 years)


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  • Name Louisa Caroline Knowles 
    Born 2 Jan 1813  Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Jan 1870  Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 15 Jan 1870  Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 14730  Hancock County Marriages Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I123539  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2014 

    Family 1 William Jackson,   b. 15 Oct 1810, Fayette, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years) 
    Married 18 May 1832  Knox, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hester Ann Jackson,   b. 25 May 1834, , Knox, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1859, Nebraska City, Otto, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33635  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Benjamin G. Decker,   b. 15 Sep 1808, Snyder, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1875, Yreka, Siskiyou, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1846  , Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F26492  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • FAMILY GROUP RECORD BY NAUVOO LAND AND RECORDS

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Hancock County Marriages; Tri-County Genealogical Society, 1829-1849, page 13
      Early Members of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Susan Easton Black, Religious Studies Center,
      Brigham Young University, 1993, Vol 2 page 493

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: family tree, 3 pages
      ancestry.com: family tree, U.S. Marriage Record (to William Jackson), Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 (to Benjamin G Decker),
      Knox County Ohio Estate Settlement, obituary; 5 pages
      rootsweb.com: World Connect; 1 page
      genforum.genealogy.com/oh/know/: 1 page
      findagrave.com 1 page

      VARIANTS:
      Name: Louisa Caroline Jackson
      Birth date: 21 Jan 1813; 2 Jan 1815; 1814, 1815, 1816
      Birth place: New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
      Death place: Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska

      PARENTS:
      Father: David Knowles
      Mother: Thankful Taylor

      SPOUSES:
      #2. Benjamin Green Decker Sr. (divorced May 1866)



      CHILDREN: (not all in Nauvoo Land and Records Database)
      of Spouse #1: William Jackson
      Mary Ann Jackson (1834)
      Hester Ann Jackson (1834)
      James Jackson (1836)
      Marian Jackson (1836)
      Mary Ellen Jackson (1839)
      Marinda Jackson (1842)
      of Spouse #2. Benjamin Green Decker
      Lucy A. Decker (1847)
      Zachariah (Zacary) Taylor Decker (1849)
      Erastus R. Decker (1852)
      Julius C. or Iselius C. Decker (1854)

      BURIAL: Wyuta Cemetery, Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska, USA