November 14, 1815, Penn, Buckinghamshire, England.

August 25, 1863, Bournemouth, Dorset, England.

Son of James Knollis, Vicar of Penn, Francis was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford (BA 1837, DD 1851), and took Holy Orders in 1838. He was for some time Fellow of his College, Chaplain to Lord Ribblesdale, and Incumbent of Fitzhead. His works include:

  1. There Is No Night in Heaven