Pressey Village Road - Knowlton

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Deer Isle, Maine:  West of Deer Isle Village, go down Pressey Village Road 0.1 mile; go right on Indian Mound Road.  This private lot is near the former family home and down by the shore.

Sources: Dr. Benj. Lake Noyes, Gravestones, ME Vital Records, Obituaries, US Census & SS [discrepancies in brackets]

Knowlton, Eugene “Gene” - b: July 5, 1921 DI - d: Dec 1, 2005 BHMH -  h/o Lorraine Morey - s/o Karl Kent & Laura Beatrice (Eaton) Knowlton  - 🇺🇸WWII Army Vet

           Gene is buried on the point called “Knowlton’s Nook.”   There is a granite bench with a bronze plaque

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