Knowles, Wisconsin

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Knowles, Wisconsin
Looking north at Knowles
Looking north at Knowles
Knowles is located in Wisconsin
Knowles
Knowles
Location within the state of Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°34′22″N 88°30′15″W / 43.57278°N 88.50417°W / 43.57278; -88.50417Coordinates: 43°34′22″N 88°30′15″W / 43.57278°N 88.50417°W / 43.57278; -88.50417
Country United States
State Wisconsin
CountyDodge
TownLomira
Elevation1,050 ft (320 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS codeClass Code U6
GNIS feature ID1567580

Knowles is an unincorporated community in Dodge County, Wisconsin, United States. The community is located at the intersection of County Y and County AY, in the town of Lomira.[2] The community was named for George P. Knowles, the secretary for the Fond du Lac, Amboy & Peoria Railroad in the 1870s.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Knowles, Wisconsin". Wisconsin Hometown Locator. Retrieved 20 April 2010.
  2. ^ "Location of Knowles". Google Maps. Retrieved 20 April 2010.
  3. ^ Callary, Edward (2016). Place Names of Wisconsin. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. p. 142. ISBN 978-0-299-30964-0.