Historic Images of Royal Oak, D. Penney, 2001









The William H. Knowles monument in Royal Oak Cemetery. It reads: "Wm. H. Knowles born in Tadcaster (Yorkshire), England, April 22, 1807, Died Dec. 28, 1892 -- Amelia S. (Ashton), wife of Wm. H. Knowles, Born in Morristown, New York, Feb. 2, 1827, Died June 26, 1897 -- Blessed are the dead that die in the Lord". Great great grandson David G. Penney on the right. Photograph by Mr. Steve Gold. For more on the Knowleses, see "Royal Oak Twigs and Acorns", pgs. 131-141.



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