Mary Townsend1

F, #39927, b. 1768, d. 17 August 1850
FatherJames Townsend b. 1734, d. 20 Dec 1806
MotherElizabeth Davis b. 1728, d. 17 Apr 1795
Relationship4th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited20 Sep 2017
Birth*Mary Townsend was born in 1768 in Berkshire, England.2 
She was the daughter of James Townsend and Elizabeth Davis
BaptismMary Townsend was baptized on 14 March 1768 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.1 
(Witness) EmigrationShe emigrated with James Townsend on 17 August 1775 in London, England; The Elizabeth, a snow rigged brigantine, sailed from London Aug. 17, 1775 under Ships Master, John Russell, "to St. John's Island to settle". Notes on the Elizabeth: PRO Records show that it sailed from the Port of London.W/E 24 8 75. folio 139 Vol 10 T47 PRO. Register of Emigrants. James, Elizabeth and children arrived at Prince Edward Island from Berkshire, England on Nov. 11, 1775, when the ship they sailed upon grounded offshore Lot 11, Prince Edward Island. They settled on a 500 acre plot in what became Park Corner.
James Townsend of Berkshire, farmer, aged 41
Elizabeth Townsend, wife of above, aged 47
John Townsend, child of above, aged 19
James Townsend, child of above, aged 10
Lucy Townsend, child of above, aged 18
Richard Townsend, child of above, aged 13
Mary Townsend, child of above, aged 5
Thomas Edmonds of Berkshire, servant of above, aged 19.
From the book entitled Journeys to the Island of St. John, ed. by D. C. Harvey, the individuals of the family of James Townsend were not named, but simply described as "James Townsend, Wife Two Sons & three Daughters".3,4,5
Marriage*Mary Townsend married John Cousins on 23 October 1786 in Prince Edward Island.6,2
Church List of Families, Princetown Presbyterian Church, Malpeque, Prince Edward Island. Family of John Cousins Sr., his wife Mary Townsend, their children James, Sarah, Eliza, John, Alexander, William and David.
(Wife) Census HeadHouseholdMary Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1798 in the household of John Cousins, as his wife, in Lot 20, Park Corner, Queens County, St. John's Island; enumerated in the household of John Cousins (age 39) were his wife Mary Townsend (age 30), their children James (age 9), Sarah (Age 8), Eliza (age 5), John (age 3) and Alexander (age 1). St. John's Island, or the Island of St. John, was named Prince Edward Island a year later in 1799.7 
Death*Mary Townsend died on 17 August 1850.2 
Burial*She was buried in Yankee Hill Cemetery, Lot 21, Stone 14, French River, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.51163,-63.48971;
Inscription: To the Memory of / JOHN COUSINS / who departed this life / the 26th January 1840, / Aged 81 Years. / ---- / Also MARY TOWNSEND / Relict of the above / who departed this life / the 17th August 1850 / Aged 82 Years.2

Tombstone, John Cousins (1759-1840) & Mary Townsend (1768-1850), Yankee Hill Cemetery, French River, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

Children of Mary Townsend and John Cousins

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S2123] Cemetery Marker: John Cousins, John Cousins & Mary Townsend Digital image of marker & plaque; David A. Walker, 15 August 2003.
  3. [S2469] Emigrants From England 1773-1776, Gerald Fothergill, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1992). Hereinafter cited as Emigrants From England 1773-1776.
  4. [S7156] Emigrants from England to the American Colonies 1773-1776, Peter Wilson Coldham, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1988). Hereinafter cited as Emigrants from England to the American Colonies.
  5. [S10881] Edited by D. C. Harvey, Journeys to the Island of St. John, or Prince Edward Island, 1775-1832 (Toronto, Ontario: MacMillan Company of Canada Ltd., 1955), page 12. Hereinafter cited as Journeys to the Island of St. John.
  6. [S9674] Church List of Families, Princetown Presbyterian Church, Malpeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, recorded ca. late 1825 or early 1826 digital copy of original document; Princetown Presbyterian Church, Princetown Presbyterian Church, Malpeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
  7. [S12159] Duncan Campbell, History of Prince Edward Island (44 Queen Street, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada: Bremner Brothers, 1875), page 209. Hereinafter cited as History of Prince Edward Island.
  8. [S4423] Marker - William Cousins, William Cousins sign beside tombstone; David A. Walker, 7 August 2010.

Mary Townsend1

F, #76458
FatherSamuel Townsend
MotherLydia Dyer b. 26 Mar 1767, d. 1849
Relationship5th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Mary Townsend was the daughter of Samuel Townsend and Lydia Dyer

Child of Mary Townsend and Jonathan Thrall

Citations

  1. [S1398] , vol.41:267, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 152 vols., online Ancestry.com. Previously published in hard copy (Provo, Utah, U.S.A.: The Generations Network, Inc.). Hereinafter cited as "Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books."

Mary Elizabeth Townsend1

F, #107345, b. 1856, d. 10 March 1940
Last Edited18 Dec 2016
Name-ComalsoMary Elizabeth Townsend is also commonly known as Mary Aune.1 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Mary Townsend.2,3 
Birth*She was born in 1856 in Ireland.3,1 
Marriage*She married Peter Cornelius Aune, son of Andreas Cornelius Aune and Mariae.3 
Death*Mary Elizabeth Townsend died on 10 March 1940, in Yuma County, Arizona, U.S.A..1 
Burial*She was buried in Desert Lawn Cemetery, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, U.S.A.;
Inscription: Mary Aune / 1856 - 1940.1

Tombstone, Mary Elizabeth (Townsend) Aune (1856-1940). Desert Lawn Cemetery, Yuma, Yuma County, Arizona, U.S.A. Photo courtesy of Chuck O. Fortune.

Child of Mary Elizabeth Townsend and Peter Cornelius Aune

Citations

  1. [S11429] http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi, Burial record. Hereinafter cited as Burial record.
  2. [S11462] Anna Aune Walker, , Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, unknown series , 1936). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Applications and Claims Index.
  3. [S11424] Arizona, County Coroner and Death Records, 1881-1971, digital copy of original document County Coroner Records, Arizona History and Archives Division, Phoenix, Arizona; Film Number: 51.100.7, Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Arizona Certificate of Death.

Mary Ellen Townsend1,2,3

F, #546, b. 4 May 1856
FatherJames Townsend b. c Oct 1831, d. 5 Oct 1866
MotherElizabeth Helen Walker b. 4 Nov 1832, d. 29 Oct 1913
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited26 Mar 2007
Baptism*Mary Ellen Townsend was baptized on 4 May 1856 in North Bedeque United Church, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410.4 
She was the daughter of James Townsend and Elizabeth Helen Walker
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Ellen Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of James Townsend, in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with James were his wife Elizabeth Helen Walker, their children, Euphemia, Mary Ellen and John Geddie. James was a miller.5 

Citations

  1. [S1234] Kathy Sheehan, Family records, Personal files. Date of Import: 24 Aug 2000.
  2. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  3. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S2560] Baptismal Record: Mary Ellen Townsend, 1826-1920 Baptisms Book 1,, Record Book 1, Page 19, (1856). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record:Mary Ellen Townsend.
  5. [S10845] 1861 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, household of James Townsend, digital copy of original document Library & Archives Canada, Census Place Lot 19, Microfilm Reel M-896 to M-897, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Mary Hilda Townsend1,2

F, #42981, b. 19 September 1907, d. 1967
FatherGeorge Leighton Townshend3 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 2 Jul 1930
MotherMary Elizabeth Kay3 b. 1864, d. 1913
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited31 Mar 2011
Name-ComMary Hilda Townsend is commonly known as Hilda.2 
Birth*She was born on 19 September 1907 in New Brunswick, U.S.A..3,4 
She was the daughter of George Leighton Townshend and Mary Elizabeth Kay.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Hilda Townsend was enumerated on the census of 5 June 1911 in the household of George Leighton Townshend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with George (age 51) were his wife Mary (age 45), children Robert (age 18), John (age 16), Kelsie (age 11), George (age 9), Eldon (age 6) and Hilda (age 3). There was also George A. Lloyd, labourer. George, Robert and John were farmers. The family religion was Baptists.4
Marriage*Mary Hilda Townsend married Charles Edward Watters, son of Daniel Doherty Watters and Alice Talbert Lord, on 16 August 1958 in RR#1, Midgic Station, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; Edward was a grain elevator operator, divorced, Anglican, living in St. John, New Brunswick, Mary Hilda was a spinster, United Baptist, living at home in Midgic.2 
Death*Mary Hilda Townsend died in 1967.3 

Family: Mary Hilda Townsend and Charles Edward Watters

Citations

  1. Her full name was written this way on her marriage certificate, however she signed the certificate as Hilda M. Townsend.
  2. [S5513] Marriage Certificate Charles Edward Watters & Hilda Mary Townsend, Charles Edward Watters & Hilda Mary Townsend marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F23902, Ref. B4/1958, Number 3404.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S5514] 1911 Canada Census - George L. Townshend, Household #23, 1911, Microfilm Page 2, Jolicure, Westmorland County, District #35, Subdistrict #41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

May Gardiner Townsend1

F, #44887, b. July 1877
FatherArchibald Townsend2 b. 1840, d. 20 Apr 1888
MotherElizabeth H. Clark2 b. Feb 1838
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited1 Feb 2013
Name Variation May Gardiner Townsend is also known as Mary G. Townsend.3,4 
Birth*She was born in July 1877 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.4 
She was the daughter of Archibald Townsend and Elizabeth H. Clark.2 
BaptismMay Gardiner Townsend was baptized on 29 May 1878 in North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of Archibald Townsend, in Lot 19, Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were Archibald's wife Eliza, sons James L., Henry & Alfred, and daughters Ida, Bertha and Mary. An infant, 4 months old, was entered simply as "L.W.", who would be Lewis. Archibald's occupation was entered as Book Keeper. The family religion was Presbyterian.3
(Witness) ImmigrationMay Gardiner Townsend immigrated with Elizabeth H. Clark to Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1889; when widowed Eliza moved to the US with her children.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMay Gardiner Townsend was enumerated on the census of 22 June 1900 in the household of Elizabeth H. Clark, in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with widowed Eliza (age 62) were her children, James (age 35), Elizabeth (age 33), Mary (age 22), Albert (age 21) and Lewis (age 19). James was a commercial traveller, Elizabeth a dress cutter, Mary a clerk in a candy store, Albert a book keeper and Lewis was in school.4
Marriage*May Gardiner Townsend married Fred Lockhart.2 

Family: May Gardiner Townsend and Fred Lockhart

Citations

  1. [S2408] Baptismal Record: May Gardiner Townsend, Baptismal records,, Record Book 1, Page 38, (1878). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: May Gardiner Townsend.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S4001] 1881 Canada Census - Archibald Townsend, Archibald Townsend, head Household #42, 4 April 1881, Microfilm Microfilm C-13162, Page 11, Line 13, District Prince, Subdistrict Lot 19, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S7825] 1900 US Census, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, of Eliza Townsend household #355, 22 June 1900, digital image of census page NARA Roll 651, Family History Library microfilm 1240651, Page 17A, National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., U.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.

Mildred Eleanor Townsend1

F, #43080, b. 28 February 1925, d. April 2010
FatherKelsie Earl Townsend2 b. 11 Sep 1899
MotherHazel2 b. c 1900
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited24 Sep 2010
Name-ComMildred Eleanor Townsend is commonly known as Mildred.1 
Birth*She was born on 28 February 1925 in Medford, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
She was the daughter of Kelsie Earl Townsend and Hazel.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMildred Eleanor Townsend was enumerated on the census of 23 April 1930 in the household of Kelsie Earl Townsend, in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Kelsie (age 30) were his wife Hazel (age 30), and children Mildred (age 5) and Kelsie (age 2 years, 1 month). Kelsie was a machinist.3
Death*Mildred Eleanor Townsend died in April 2010, at age 85.1 

Citations

  1. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S5474] 1930 US Census - Kelsie Townsend, Household 162, 24 April 1930, digital image from microfilm Roll 964, Page 19B, Enumeration District 232, Image 221.0, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.

Milly Townsend

F, #3453, b. 1848
FatherJames T. Townsend b. 7 Feb 1847
MotherNancy Adams b. 1 Jun 1847, d. 21 Sep 1915
Last Edited23 Jan 2001
Birth*Milly Townsend was born in 1848. 
She was the daughter of James T. Townsend and Nancy Adams

Montgomery Townsend1

M, #44580, b. 1841, d. 6 January 1904
FatherJohn Townsend2 b. 1790, d. 5 Sep 1880
MotherNancy Ann Montgomery2 b. 11 Apr 1795, d. 11 Apr 1870
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited17 Oct 2009
Name-ComMontgomery Townsend is commonly known as Monty.1 
Note*He never married.2 
Birth*He was born in 1841.1 
He was the son of John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery.2 
Death*Montgomery Townsend died on 6 January 1904.1 
Burial*He was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.36185,-63.72579;
Right side partial inscription on tombstone for John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery. ..... / Monty Townsend / Died / Jan. 6, 1904. / AEt. 63.1
Right side inscription on tombstone for John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery, their children Ann and Monty.

Citations

  1. [S3676] Cemetery Marker John Townsend & Ann Montgomery, John Townsend & Ann Montgomery Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, 31 July 2009.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Nathaniel Townsend

M, #3186, b. 1827
Last Edited18 Mar 2007
Birth*Nathaniel Townsend was born in 1827 in Overton County, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Marriage*He married Mary Caroline Marchbanks, daughter of William Marchbanks and Milley, on 15 January 1846. 

Child of Nathaniel Townsend and Mary Caroline Marchbanks

Nathaniel Church Townsend1

M, #90267, b. circa 1790, d. circa 1826
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Nathaniel Church Townsend was born circa 1790.1 
Marriage*He married Lydia Monro, daughter of James Monro and Patience Munro, circa 1815.1 
Death*Nathaniel Church Townsend died circa 1826.1 

Child of Nathaniel Church Townsend and Lydia Monro

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Nellie Edith Alice Townsend1,2

F, #9244, b. 5 December 1880, d. 1927
FatherWilliam M. Townsend3 b. 5 Mar 1829, d. 21 May 1881
MotherLydia Ann Bowser3 b. 1 Feb 1839, d. 17 Apr 1901
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited10 Feb 2016
Name Variation Nellie Edith Alice Townsend is also known as Nellie Townshend.4 
Birth*She was born on 5 December 1880 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5 
She was the daughter of William M. Townsend and Lydia Ann Bowser.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdNellie Edith Alice Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of William M. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 52) were his wife Lydia (age 42), children Guilford (age 24), George (age 22), Henry (age 19), Manford (age 14), Fred (age 7) and Ellen (age 1). William and his sons Guilford, George & Henry were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.6
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdNellie Edith Alice Townsend was enumerated on the census of 27 April 1891 in the household of George Leighton Townshend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with George (age 32) were his wife Mary (age 35), his mother Lydia Ann Bowser (age 50), his brothers Guilford (age 34) and Fred (age 14) and his sister Nellie/Ellen (age 11). George was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.7
Marriage*Nellie Edith Alice Townsend married Byron Atkinson on 24 December 1901.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdNellie Edith Alice Townsend was enumerated on the census of 3 June 1911 in the household of Byron Atkinson, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Byron (age 45) were his wife Nellie (age 30), children Lena P. (age 6) & Harold B. (age 2) and Nellie's brother Guilford (age 54). Byron & Guildord were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.8
Death*Nellie Edith Alice Townsend died in 1927.1 
Burial*She was buried in Methodist Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada

Children of Nellie Edith Alice Townsend and Byron Atkinson

Citations

  1. [S5455] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Fred Townsend Atkinson, Fred Townsend Atkinson, Microfilm F24535, Code 1914-800111 800111 (8 August 1944), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S5456] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Harold Byron Atkinson, Harold Byron Atkinson, Microfilm F22872, Code 1909-800091 Regn. #800091 (28 June 1973), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S10743] Certificate of Registration of Death, Province of New Brunswick, Canada, digital copy of original document PANB F19376, Vol. 147, Reg'n 39018 (filed 8 September 1942), Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate.
  5. [S5457] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Lena Pearl Atkinson, Lena Pearl Atkinson, Microfilm F19718, Code 1904-800084 Regn. #800084 (5 May 1969), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  6. [S5475] Census 1881: William Townsend, #158, 1881, Image file from original census page Roll #C_13184, Page 32, District Number C , Division 2, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  7. [S5472] Census 1891: George Leighton Townshend, #156, 1891, Image file from original census page Roll #T-6307, District Number 24, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  8. [S5453] 1911 Canada Census - Byron Atkinson, Household #15, 1911, Microfilm Page 2, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  9. [S5452] Official Notice of Marriage - Raymond Walker Atkinson, Raymond Walker Atkinson & Beulah Marie Lawrence marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Registration Number 001390.
  10. [S3217] Obituary: Raymond Walker Atkinson, Campbell's Funeral Home, 89 Bridge St., Sackville, New Brunswick.

Rachel Townsend

F, #40415, b. 14 March 1762, d. circa 1809
FatherJames Townsend b. 1734, d. 20 Dec 1806
MotherElizabeth Davis b. 1728, d. 17 Apr 1795
Relationship4th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Feb 2015
Note*There is some confusion about the name of Rachel's husband(s). There is a Waugh Family file at the Provincial Archives in Charlottetown. The family history, author unknown, shows James married Rachel Townsend. Then later there is a reference to a John, but the next sentence shows James again. These observations received by e-mail from Ron Townshend, 18 June 2002.1 
Baptism*Rachel Townsend was baptized on 14 March 1762 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.2,1 
She was the daughter of James Townsend and Elizabeth Davis
AltBaptismAn alternate baptism date is on 6 November 1762 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.2 
Marriage*Rachel Townsend married James Waugh on 26 July 1784 in Prince Edward Island.3 
Death*Rachel Townsend died circa 1809.2 

Children of Rachel Townsend and James Waugh

Citations

  1. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S436] Correspondence with Dave Hunter Prince Edward Island. The Island Register, (www.islandregister.com, Prince Edward Island, Canada).

Richard Townsend

M, #39932, b. circa 1762
FatherJames Townsend b. 1734, d. 20 Dec 1806
MotherElizabeth Davis b. 1728, d. 17 Apr 1795
Relationship4th great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited26 Feb 2018
Note*Referred to as a passenger on the Elizabeth in 1775 in the diary of Thomas Curtis, a passenger, in the book "Journeys to the Island of St. John or Prince Edward Island 1775-1832" by D.C. Harvey. He is otherwise unknown.1 
Birth*Richard Townsend was born circa 1762 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.2 
He was the son of James Townsend and Elizabeth Davis
(Witness) EmigrationRichard Townsend emigrated with James Townsend on 17 August 1775 in London, England; The Elizabeth, a snow rigged brigantine, sailed from London Aug. 17, 1775 under Ships Master, John Russell, "to St. John's Island to settle". Notes on the Elizabeth: PRO Records show that it sailed from the Port of London.W/E 24 8 75. folio 139 Vol 10 T47 PRO. Register of Emigrants. James, Elizabeth and children arrived at Prince Edward Island from Berkshire, England on Nov. 11, 1775, when the ship they sailed upon grounded offshore Lot 11, Prince Edward Island. They settled on a 500 acre plot in what became Park Corner.
James Townsend of Berkshire, farmer, aged 41
Elizabeth Townsend, wife of above, aged 47
John Townsend, child of above, aged 19
James Townsend, child of above, aged 10
Lucy Townsend, child of above, aged 18
Richard Townsend, child of above, aged 13
Mary Townsend, child of above, aged 5
Thomas Edmonds of Berkshire, servant of above, aged 19.
From the book entitled Journeys to the Island of St. John, ed. by D. C. Harvey, the individuals of the family of James Townsend were not named, but simply described as "James Townsend, Wife Two Sons & three Daughters".3,4,5

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S7156] Emigrants from England to the American Colonies 1773-1776, Peter Wilson Coldham, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1988), page 121. Hereinafter cited as Emigrants from England to the American Colonies.
  3. [S2469] Emigrants From England 1773-1776, Gerald Fothergill, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1992). Hereinafter cited as Emigrants From England 1773-1776.
  4. [S7156] Emigrants from England to the American Colonies 1773-1776, Peter Wilson Coldham, compiler, (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1988). Hereinafter cited as Emigrants from England to the American Colonies.
  5. [S10881] Edited by D. C. Harvey, Journeys to the Island of St. John, or Prince Edward Island, 1775-1832 (Toronto, Ontario: MacMillan Company of Canada Ltd., 1955), page 12. Hereinafter cited as Journeys to the Island of St. John.

Richard D. Townsend

M, #14960
FatherHenry Townsend b. 17 Nov 1867, d. 16 Feb 1948
MotherMittie Doyle
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Richard D. Townsend was the son of Henry Townsend and Mittie Doyle

Richard M. Townsend

M, #13231, b. 11 July 1831, d. 24 July 1901
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Richard M. Townsend was born on 11 July 1831 in New York, U.S.A.
Marriage*He married Charity Ann Lefurgey, daughter of George Lefurgey and Hannah Baker, on 6 August 1865 in Auburn, Iowa, U.S.A.
Death*Richard M. Townsend died on 24 July 1901, at age 70, in Gunsight, Texas, U.S.A.

Children of Richard M. Townsend and Charity Ann Lefurgey

Robert W. Townsend1,2

M, #42961, b. May 1893, d. 1913
FatherGeorge Leighton Townshend1,2 b. 30 Jan 1859, d. 2 Jul 1930
MotherMary Elizabeth Kay1,2 b. 1864, d. 1913
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited31 Mar 2011
Birth*Robert W. Townsend was born in May 1893 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of George Leighton Townshend and Mary Elizabeth Kay.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRobert W. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 5 June 1900 in the household of George Leighton Townshend, in Milford, Worcester County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with George (age 40) were his wife Mary Eliza Kay (age 34), and sons Robert (age 7), John (age 5) and Kelsey (age 8 months). George was a carpenter, Robert at school.1
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRobert W. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 5 June 1911 in the household of George Leighton Townshend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with George (age 51) were his wife Mary (age 45), children Robert (age 18), John (age 16), Kelsie (age 11), George (age 9), Eldon (age 6) and Hilda (age 3). There was also George A. Lloyd, labourer. George, Robert and John were farmers. The family religion was Baptists.3
Death*Robert W. Townsend died in 1913; he drowned after falling off logs in a mill pond.4 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, 45.93563,-64.23408;
Inscription: TOWNSEND / George L. Townsend / 1858 - 1930 / Mary E. His Wife / 1864 - 1913 / Their Children / Robert W. 1893 - 1913 / Douglas 1898 - 1898 / Lydia A. 1903 - 1903.2
Tombstone, George Leighton Townsend (1858-1930), his wife Mary Eliza Kay (1864-1913), their children Robert (1893-1913), Douglas (1898-1898) Lydia Ann (1903-1903). Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Citations

  1. [S5473] 1900 US Census - George Leighton Townshend, Household 162, 5 June 1900, Microfilm Roll T623-693, Page 7B, Enumeration District 1653, http://www.ancestry.com, Ancestry.com.
  2. [S5511] Cemetery Marker George Leighton Townsend, George Leighton Townsend Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, August 2004.
  3. [S5514] 1911 Canada Census - George L. Townshend, Household #23, 1911, Microfilm Page 2, Jolicure, Westmorland County, District #35, Subdistrict #41, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Ruphard G. Townsend1

M, #94057, b. circa 1 January 1870, d. 1 April 1870
FatherLeonard Townsend1 b. c 1841, d. 15 Apr 1876
MotherSarah Elizabeth Boss1 b. 1844, d. 7 Jan 1900
Last Edited6 Mar 2016
Birth*Ruphard G. Townsend was born circa 1 January 1870 in Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.1 
He was the son of Leonard Townsend and Sarah Elizabeth Boss.1 
Death*Ruphard G. Townsend died on 1 April 1870, in Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.1 
Burial*He was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada, 45.656567,-64.033400; Plain flat marble stone with lamb ornament on top, behind their parent's tombstone.
Inscription: Children of / Leonard & / Sarah E. / Townsend / Ruphard G. / Died / April 1st 1870 / Aged 5 months / ~~~ / Edgar B. / Died / Apr. 20, 1876 / Aged 11 months.2

Tombstone, Edgard & Ruphard Townsend, children of Leonard & Sarah (Boss) Townsend. Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S2220] Cemetery marker: Leonard Townsend Children, Children of Leonard Townsend & Sarah Boss Digital image; David A. Walker, 5 August 2005.
  2. [S3389] Cemetery Marker - Ruphard Townsend, Ruphard Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 20 July 2005.

Ruth Emma Townsend

F, #16296, b. 1 October 1890
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Ruth Emma Townsend was born on 1 October 1890. 
Marriage*She married George Jacob Purdy, son of Jacob Irving Purdy and Ida May Tompkins, on 24 June 1938. 

Family: Ruth Emma Townsend and George Jacob Purdy

Ruth Eliza Townsend1

F, #42172, b. circa 1854
Ruth Eliza Townsend (ca.1854- ?). Photo courtesy of Ron & Barbara Townshend.
Ruth Eliza Townsend (ca. 1854-?) & Otto Burhoff (?-?). Photo courtesy of Ron & Barbara Townshend.
FatherJohn Townsend1 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones1
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Apr 2011
Birth*Ruth Eliza Townsend was born circa 1854.1 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.1 
Marriage*Ruth Eliza Townsend married Otto Burhoff.1 
Marriage*Ruth Eliza Townsend married H. Trott.1 

Family: Ruth Eliza Townsend and Otto Burhoff

Child of Ruth Eliza Townsend and H. Trott

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Samuel Townsend

M, #75732
FatherAmasa Townsend
MotherPhebe Ingham
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Samuel Townsend was the son of Amasa Townsend and Phebe Ingham

Children of Samuel Townsend and Lydia Dyer

Samuel James Townsend1

M, #90268, b. circa 1817, d. circa 1862
FatherNathaniel Church Townsend1 b. c 1790, d. c 1826
MotherLydia Monro1 b. c 1772, d. c 1835
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker (#1)
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker (#2)
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Samuel James Townsend was born circa 1817.1 
He was the son of Nathaniel Church Townsend and Lydia Monro.1 
Marriage*Samuel James Townsend married Maria Bartlett Manchester, daughter of Robert Manchester and Hope Miller, circa 1841.1 
Death*Samuel James Townsend died circa 1862.1 

Child of Samuel James Townsend and Maria Bartlett Manchester

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Samuel James Townsend1

M, #90270, b. circa 1844, d. circa 1921
FatherSamuel James Townsend1 b. c 1817, d. c 1862
MotherMaria Bartlett Manchester1 b. c 1820, d. c 1858
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Samuel James Townsend was born circa 1844.1 
He was the son of Samuel James Townsend and Maria Bartlett Manchester.1 
Marriage*Samuel James Townsend married Marion Wallace Pierce circa 1864.1 
Death*Samuel James Townsend died circa 1921.1 

Child of Samuel James Townsend and Marion Wallace Pierce

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Samuel James Townsend1

M, #90272, b. circa 1876, d. circa 1937
FatherSamuel James Townsend1 b. c 1844, d. c 1921
MotherMarion Wallace Pierce1 b. c 1844, d. c 1915
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Samuel James Townsend was born circa 1876.1 
He was the son of Samuel James Townsend and Marion Wallace Pierce.1 
Marriage*Samuel James Townsend married Ellen Eliza Tuell circa 1896.1 
Death*Samuel James Townsend died circa 1937.1 

Child of Samuel James Townsend and Ellen Eliza Tuell

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Sarah Ann Townsend

F, #9385, b. 8 September 1851, d. 12 January 1880
FatherJohn Townsend b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited30 Jan 2014
Name-ComSarah Ann Townsend is commonly known as Annie Townsend.1 
Birth*She was born on 8 September 1851 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2,1 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones
Marriage*Sarah Ann Townsend married Gilbert Patterson, son of Silas Patterson and Ann Tingley, in February 1871.2 
Marriage*Sarah Ann Townsend married Benjamin A. Wells.3 
Death*Sarah Ann Townsend died on 12 January 1880, at age 28.2 

Child of Sarah Ann Townsend and Gilbert Patterson

Children of Sarah Ann Townsend and Benjamin A. Wells

Citations

  1. [S8849] Certificate of Registration of Death, copy of original certificate PANB microfilm F18992, Volume 089, Registration 89502 (filed 31 October 1932), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Registration of Death.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S5463] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Annabell Wells, Annabell Wells, Microfilm F18763, Code 1875-W-24 Regn. #1875-W24 (23 March 1945), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Sella Townsend1

F, #94061, b. 1870, d. 1 April 1870
FatherLeonard Townsend1 b. c 1841, d. 15 Apr 1876
MotherSarah Elizabeth Boss1 b. 1844, d. 7 Jan 1900
Last Edited22 Aug 2005
Birth*Sella Townsend was born in 1870 in Springhill, Nova Scotia.1 
She was the daughter of Leonard Townsend and Sarah Elizabeth Boss.1 
Death*Sella Townsend died on 1 April 1870, in Springhill, Nova Scotia; cause of death was measles.1 

Citations

  1. [S2121] Barbara J. Buckley, Barbara J. Buckley , downloaded 18 May 2004.

Stanley Townsend1

M, #42751, b. 15 July 1899, d. 31 August 1980
FatherHenry Elwood Townsend1 b. 14 Jul 1862
MotherGrace Elizabeth Morse1
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited26 Mar 2011
Birth*Stanley Townsend was born on 15 July 1899.1 
He was the son of Henry Elwood Townsend and Grace Elizabeth Morse.1 
Death*Stanley Townsend died on 31 August 1980, at age 81.1 
Burial*He was buried in Mount Hope Cemetery, West Boylston, Massachusetts.1 

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Susan B. Townsend1

F, #75738, b. 1794, d. 1880
FatherSamuel Townsend
MotherLydia Dyer b. 26 Mar 1767, d. 1849
Relationship5th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Susan B. Townsend was born in 1794. 
She was the daughter of Samuel Townsend and Lydia Dyer
Marriage*Susan B. Townsend married Charles Button, son of Charles Frederick Button and Hannah Kinne, in 1820 in Wallingford, Vermont.2 
Death*Susan B. Townsend died in 1880. 

Children of Susan B. Townsend and Charles Button

Citations

  1. [S1408] Frederick A. Virkus, Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy, CD 113 (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1925), 5:517. Hereinafter cited as Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy.
  2. [S1599] R. Glen Nye, Button Families of America (Utah: Private Publisher, 1971). Hereinafter cited as Button Families of America.

Susan Jane Townsend1

F, #94060, b. 25 February 1871, d. 1945
FatherLeonard Townsend1,2 b. c 1841, d. 15 Apr 1876
MotherSarah Elizabeth Boss1,2 b. 1844, d. 7 Jan 1900
Last Edited13 Jan 2018
Birth*Susan Jane Townsend was born on 25 February 1871 in Oxford, Nova Scotia.1,3 
She was the daughter of Leonard Townsend and Sarah Elizabeth Boss.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSusan Jane Townsend was enumerated on the census of March 1871 in the household of Leonard Townsend, in River Philip, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; included in the household with Leonard (age 28) were his wife Sarah Boss (age 28), and children Julia (age 6), William (age 4) and Susan (age 1 month). Leonard was a carpenter. The family religion was Wesleyan Methodist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdSusan Jane Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Sarah Elizabeth Boss, in Maccan, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada; included in the household with widowed Sarah (age 37) were her children Julia (age 16), William (age 14), Susan (age 11) and Ira (age 8). Sarah and Julia were both dressmakers. William was a young miner. The family religion was Methodist.4
Marriage*Susan Jane Townsend married David Conn.1 
Death*Susan Jane Townsend died in 1945.1 

Child of Susan Jane Townsend and David Conn

Citations

  1. [S2121] Barbara J. Buckley, Barbara J. Buckley , downloaded 18 May 2004.
  2. [S5478] 1871 Canada Census - Leonard Townsend, Household #104, 1871, Transcribed from microfilm Roll C-10556, Page 31, Line 14, River Philip, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  3. [S2221] Census 1901: Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, 1901, census return T-6449, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S5479] 1881 Canada Census - Sarah (Boss) Townsend, Household #177, 1881, Transcribed from microfilm Roll C-13177, Page 40, Line 4, Maccan, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.

Susannah Townsend1

F, #66952
Last Edited14 Jan 2008
Marriage*Susannah Townsend married Jacob Van Buskirk.1 

Child of Susannah Townsend and Jacob Van Buskirk

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.

Thomas Townsend1

M, #44557, b. 21 October 1832, d. July 1910
FatherJohn Townsend2 b. 1790, d. 5 Sep 1880
MotherNancy Ann Montgomery2 b. 11 Apr 1795, d. 11 Apr 1870
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Feb 2013
Birth*Thomas Townsend was born on 21 October 1832; the transcription of the 1901 census has his birth incorrectly recorded as 1834.3 
He was the son of John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery.2 
Marriage*Thomas Townsend married Amy Green.1 
City Directory*Thomas Townsend appeared in the City Directory in 1864 in Lot 19, Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Thomas Townsend was listed in the 1864 Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory as a farmer.4 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 25 April 1891 in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 56) were his wife Amy Green (age 50), their children William (age 26), Colin (age 25), Ellen (age 22) and Annie (age 19). Thomas was a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.5
1891 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Thomas Townsend, his wife Amy Green, their children William, Colin, Albenia Ellen and Annie.
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 25 April 1901 in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 66) were his wife Amy Green (age 58), their children Colin (age 31), Albenia (age 27) and Annie (age 24). Thomas and Colin were farmers. The family religion was Presbyterian.6
1901 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Thomas Townsend, his wife Amy Green, their children Colin, Albenia and Annie.
Death*He died in July 1910, at age 77.1 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40496,-63.77629;
Inscription: Thomas Townsend / Oct. 1832 / July 1910 / his wife / Amy Green / Nov. 1841 / May 1905
Left side: Rev. W.M. Townsend M.A., D.D. / 1864-1940
Right side: Albenia E. Townsend / 1867-1959 / Annie M. Townsend / 1871-1960
Back: Rev. Colin C. Townsend B.A. / 1865-1913.1
Tombstone, Thomas Townsend (1834-1910), his wife Amy Green (1841-1905), their son William McNeill Townsend (1864-1940), their daughter Albenia Ellen Townsend (1867-1959), their son Colin G. Townsend (1869-1913). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Children of Thomas Townsend and Amy Green

Citations

  1. [S3201] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Thomas Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S2166] Census return, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S3989] Hutchinson, Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864, (Charlottetown: Hutchinson, 1864). Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864.
  5. [S7849] 1891 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Thomas Townsend household #175, 25 April 1891, digital image of census page LAC Roll T-6383, Page 40, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S7848] 25 April 1901 digital image of original page, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Roll T-6428 to T-6556, Page 12, Family #106, of Thomas Townsend Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S3205] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Annie M. Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  8. [S7847] Baptism transcription - Albenia Ellen Townsend, , PARO Baptismal Index, Presbyterian Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 29, (8 September 1867). Hereinafter cited as Baptism transcription.

Thomas Townsend1

M, #45071, d. 1956
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited4 Jul 2006
Death*Thomas Townsend died in 1956.2 

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S807] Et al. Frances Salsman, Paper prepared for the 200th anniversary of the settlement of Park Corner by the Townsend family. (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as Paper prepared for the 200th anniversary of the settlement of Park Corner by the Townsend family.

Thomas Townsend1

M, #81409, b. 30 January 1742/43
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited27 Jun 2004
Note*Thomas was the son of Job (2), believed to be son of Job (1) Townsend,was born about 1700-05. He settled at Newport, Rhode Island. He wasjustice of the peace in Newport in 1741. He married Rebecca (???). 
Birth*Thomas Townsend was born on 30 January 1742/43 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Marriage*He married Mary Dyer, daughter of Samuel Dyer and Judith Taylor, on 8 December 1765 in Newport, Rhode Island.2,1 

Family: Thomas Townsend and Mary Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1476] William R. Cutter, New England Families Genealogical & Memorial: Vol. I (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Clearfield Company, Inc. (originally published by Lewis Historical Publishing Company), 1996 (originally published 1913)), 391-392. Hereinafter cited as New England Families Genealogical & Memorial.
  2. [S1356] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.7, Friends & Ministers (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1895), 343. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.

Thomas Townsend1

M, #100790
FatherJohn Townsend1
MotherSusannah Hurcurt1
ChartsDescendants of John Seaman
Last Edited27 Dec 2011
Thomas Townsend was the son of John Townsend and Susannah Hurcurt.1 
Marriage*Thomas Townsend married Sarah Pearsall, daughter of Nathaniel Pearsall and Martha Seaman.1 

Family: Thomas Townsend and Sarah Pearsall

Citations

  1. [S2236] The Seaman Family in America, as Descended from Captain John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island, Mary Thomas Seaman, compiler, (New York: Tobias A. Wright, 1928), p. 23. Hereinafter cited as The Seaman Family in America, as Descended from Captain John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island.

Thomas H. Townsend1

M, #9231, b. 1781, d. 9 January 1841
FatherCapt. John Townsend b. 1756, d. 15 Aug 1794
Mother? ?
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Descendants of Roger de Coigneries
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited12 Dec 2013
Name Variation Thomas H. Townsend is also known as Thomas Townshend; this spelling of his surname was recorded in the marriage record of his daughter Amanda.2 
Birth*He was born in 1781 in Park Corner, Queens County, Prince Edward Island.1,3 
He was the son of Capt. John Townsend and ? ? 
Marriage*Thomas H. Townsend married Eunice Read, daughter of Eliphalet Read and Margaret Converse, on 11 December 1817 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.4 
Occupation*Thomas H. Townsend was a farmer.2 
Death*He died on 9 January 1841, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick;
Obituary: "At Cumberland, New Brunswick, on the 9th January, Mr. Thomas Townsend, brother of Mr. John Townsend, Travellers Rest, aged 56 years."5 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, 45.93595,-64.23378;
Inscription: Thomas H. / Townsend who depa / rted this life Jan 9th / 1841 Aged 60 years. / This world is vain and / full of pain / With quiet troubled souls / But they are blest who are / at rest / With Christ for ever more.
Footstone: T.H.T.6
Tombstone, Thomas H. Townsend (1781-1841) with footstone. Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Tombstone, Thomas H. Townsend (1781-1841)
Inscription detail.
Tombstone after cleaning.
Inscription detail

Children of Thomas H. Townsend and Eunice Read

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S5535] James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend, (1872), Marriage Record, Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, Registration Book 1872, Page 73, Number 51 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record.
  3. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  4. [S8255] Marriage Register, Westmorland County, NB, 1790-1856, Part I, Ken Kanner & V. Geldart, compiler, (Saint John, New Brunswick: self published, 1985). Hereinafter cited as Marriage Register, Westmorland County, NB.
  5. [S3801] Death - Thomas Townsend, Colonial Hearald, Charlottetown, Charlottetown, published 6 February 1841, Page 3.. Hereinafter cited as Colonial Hearald, Charlottetown.
  6. [S2305] Marker Inscription for Thomas H. Townshend, Thomas H. Townshend Marker Inscription for Thomas H. Townshend; David A. Walker, 4 July 2004.
  7. [S2465] Marker Inscription, Eliza M. Townsend Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, August 2004.
  8. [S5476] Census 1861: William Townsend, , 1861, Image file from original census page Roll #C-1006, Page 6, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, , Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.

Thomas Humphrey Townsend1

M, #81757, b. 15 October 1849, d. 28 February 1936
FatherJohn Townsend2 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones2
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited19 Apr 2013
Name-ComThomas Humphrey Townsend is commonly known as Thomas.2 
Birth*He was born on 15 October 1849 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.3 
He was the son of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.2 
Marriage*Thomas Humphrey Townsend married Adalaide Wallace, daughter of George Wallace and Sarah Stapley Cannon, on 12 July 1887 in Mount Whatley, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; there were five children from this marriage.3 
Census HeadHouseholdThomas Humphrey Townsend was head of the household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Westmorland Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Thomas (age 51) were his wife Adalaide Wallace (age 33), children Gertrude/Gertie (age 12), annetta/Nettie (age 8), William (age 4), Eva (age 2) and Bruce (age 6 months). There was also his mother, Mary Jane Jones (age 74), his cousin Emma Townshend (age 54, relationship recorded as 'aunt') and his niece Hattie M. Wells.4
1901 Canada Census, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick. Household of Thomas Humphrey Townshend, his wife Ada Wallace, children Gertie, Nettie, William, Eva & Bruce, Thomas' mother Mary Jane Jones, his cousin Emma Townshend and his niece Hattie Wells.
Biographical Note* Thomas and Ada operated the farm at the east end of the Townshend homestead in Jolicure, eventually selling their farm to Albert Patterson.5 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 5 June 1911 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; Seymour, aged 15, was living with his father Thomas, while his siblings lived with their mother Ada at the boarding house in Amherst, Nova Scotia. Thomas was a farmer at this time. Both were Methodists.6
1911 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of Thomas H. Townshend and his son William Seymour.
Death*He died on 28 February 1936, at age 86.3 

Children of Thomas Humphrey Townsend and Adalaide Wallace

Citations

  1. [S1345] Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988, Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988). Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S1345] Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988, Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p. 152. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  4. [S2418] Census 1901: Thomas Humphrey Townshend, Thomas H. Townshend #72, 1901, Image file from original census page T-6445, District Number 24, Subdistrict h-3, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  5. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  6. [S2517] Census 1911: Thomas H. Townshend - Jolicure, NB, Adelaide (Ada) Townshend #25, 1911, Print from Ancestry.ca unknown film, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. District 35, Sub-District 41, Page 3, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  7. [S5470] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Gertrude Amanda Townshend, Gertrude Amanda Townshend, Microfilm F18777, Code 1888-T-55 Regn. #802060 (18 October 1949), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  8. [S5459] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Devonia Annetta Townshend, Devonia Annetta Townshend, Microfilm F18782, Code 1892-T-33 Regn. #1892-T-33 (1 Oct. 1949), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  9. [S5461] Marriage Registration - William Seymour Townshend, William Seymour Townshend & Margaret Hazel Bowser marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Number 3292, Ref. B4/1918.

Verna Frances Townsend1

F, #45030, b. 21 October 1941, d. 14 December 2019
Verna Frances 'Fran' (Townsend) Salsman (1941-2019).
FatherFrank Wilson Townsend2 b. 9 Jan 1905, d. 15 Sep 1985
MotherVerna Mae Bernard2 b. 29 Apr 1903, d. 15 Apr 1993
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited17 Dec 2019
Name-ComVerna Frances Townsend is commonly known as Fran.2 
Birth*She was born on 21 October 1941 in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; she was raised in Sherbrooke, near Summerside.1,3 
She was the daughter of Frank Wilson Townsend and Verna Mae Bernard.2 
Marriage*Verna Frances Townsend married Gordon Atwell Salsman; they lived in Syracuse, New York until Frances and the children returned to Kensington in 1973.1 
ResidenceLast*The former residence of Verna Frances Townsend was in Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, in 2019.3 
Death*She died on 14 December 2019, at age 78, in Prince County Hospital, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.3 

Family: Verna Frances Townsend and Gordon Atwell Salsman

Citations

  1. [S8100] Correspondence with Fran (Townsend) Salsman . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S14338] Death Notice - Frances (Fran) Townsend Salsman, Davison Funeral Home, Kensington, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

William D. Townsend1

M, #42250, b. circa 1864, d. 9 May 1881
FatherJohn Townsend1 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones1
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited24 Mar 2011
Birth*William D. Townsend was born circa 1864.2 
He was the son of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.1 
Death*William D. Townsend died on 9 May 1881.3 

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S2160] Census 1871: Westmorland Parish, 1871, census return C10392, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

William H. Townsend1,2

M, #94056, b. 1867, d. 1891
FatherLeonard Townsend1,2 b. c 1841, d. 15 Apr 1876
MotherSarah Elizabeth Boss1,2 b. 1844, d. 7 Jan 1900
Last Edited12 Jan 2018
Birth*William H. Townsend was born in 1867 in Oxford, Nova Scotia.1 
He was the son of Leonard Townsend and Sarah Elizabeth Boss.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam H. Townsend was enumerated on the census of March 1871 in the household of Leonard Townsend, in River Philip, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; included in the household with Leonard (age 28) were his wife Sarah Boss (age 28), and children Julia (age 6), William (age 4) and Susan (age 1 month). Leonard was a carpenter. The family religion was Wesleyan Methodist.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam H. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of Sarah Elizabeth Boss, in Maccan, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada; included in the household with widowed Sarah (age 37) were her children Julia (age 16), William (age 14), Susan (age 11) and Ira (age 8). Sarah and Julia were both dressmakers. William was a young miner. The family religion was Methodist.3
Death*William H. Townsend died in 1891, in Montana.4 
Burial*He was buried in Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada, 45.656567,-64.033400; square grey granite obelisk (top ornament fallen, lying next to base).
Inscription: Leonard Townsend / Died / April 15 1876 / Aged 35 Yrs / William / His Son Died / in Montana / Aged 23 Yrs.
Left Side: Blank.
Right Side: Sarah E. / Wife of / Leonard Townsend / Died / Jan. 7th, 1900 / Aged 56 Yrs / Rest Mother Rest / In Quiet Sleep / While Friends in Sorrow / O'er Thee Weep.5

Tombstone, Leonard Townsend (ca.1841-1876), his wife Sarah Boss (1844-1900), their son William (1867-1890). Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S2121] Barbara J. Buckley, Barbara J. Buckley , downloaded 18 May 2004.
  2. [S5478] 1871 Canada Census - Leonard Townsend, Household #104, 1871, Transcribed from microfilm Roll C-10556, Page 31, Line 14, River Philip, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  3. [S5479] 1881 Canada Census - Sarah (Boss) Townsend, Household #177, 1881, Transcribed from microfilm Roll C-13177, Page 40, Line 4, Maccan, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  4. [S2214] Cemetery marker: Leonard Townsend, Leonard Townsend Digital image; David A. Walker, 5 August 2005.
  5. [S2214] Cemetery marker: Leonard Townsend, Leonard Townsend Digital image; David A. Walker, 5 August 2005, MGT 2005, p. 24.

William M. Townsend1,2

M, #9236, b. 5 March 1829, d. 21 May 1881
FatherThomas H. Townsend1 b. 1781, d. 9 Jan 1841
MotherEunice Read1 b. c 1790, d. c 1871
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited10 Feb 2012
Note*There is an antique tea set in possesion of Ronald & Barbara Townshend from Lydia's stove. 
Birth*William M. Townsend was born on 5 March 1829 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1,2,3 
He was the son of Thomas H. Townsend and Eunice Read.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam M. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1851 in the household of Eunice Read, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Eunice (age 61), now widowed, were four of her children, William (age 22), James (age 27), Amanda (age 18) and Jane (age 23). There was also a yet identified person, Leonard Townsend (age 9).4
Marriage*William M. Townsend married Lydia Ann Bowser, daughter of Layton Bowser and Ann Lowerison.1 
Census HeadHouseholdWilliam M. Townsend was head of the household in the census of 1861 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with William (age 30) were his wife Lydia (age 22), children Guilford (age 4), George (age 3), William's mother Eunice Read (age 71) and William's sister Amanda (age 24). William was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.5
1861 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of William Townsend, his wife Lydia Ann Bowser, children Guilford, George, William's mother Eunice Read and William's sister Amanda.
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 1871 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 41) were his wife Lydia Ann Bowser (age 32), children Gilford (age 14), George (age 12), Henry (age 8) & Manford (age 5), and William's widowed mother, Eunice Read (age 80). William was a farmer. Except for Eunice who was a member of the Kirk of Scotland, William and his family were Baptists.6
1871 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of William Townsend, his wife Lydia Ann Bowser, their children Guilford, George, Henry & Manford, and William's mother Eunice Read.
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1881 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 52) were his wife Lydia (age 42), children Guilford (age 24), George (age 22), Henry (age 19), Manford (age 14), Fred (age 7) and Ellen (age 1). William and his sons Guilford, George & Henry were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.7
1881 Canada Census, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of William Townsend, his wife Lydia Ann Bowser, their children Guilford, George, Henry, Manford, Fred and Ellen.
Death*He died on 21 May 1881, at age 52, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.1,2 
Burial*He was buried in the Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, 45.93560,-64.23422;
Inscription: William M. Townsend / 5 Mar. 1829 - 21 May 1881 / Lydia Ann His Wife / 1 Feb. 1839 - 17 Apr. 1901.8
Tombstone, William M. Townsend (1829-1881) & Lydia Ann Bowser (1839-1901). Jolicure Old Presbyterian Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription detail

Children of William M. Townsend and Lydia Ann Bowser

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S115] Douglas Ayer, online http://home.earthlink.net/~dougayer, Douglas Ayer (), downloaded 2003.
  3. [S6570] Death Certificate - George Leighton Townshend, Microfilm Film F18992, Vol. 089, Reg. #89523 (New Brunswick Vital Statistics), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - George Leighton Townshend.
  4. [S4617] 1851 Canada East Census - Eunice (Read) Townsend, Household of Eunice Townsend, Transcribed from microfilm Roll C-998, Page 40, Line 27, Parish of Westmorland, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Ancestry.co.uk, Ancestry.co.uk.
  5. [S5476] Census 1861: William Townsend, , 1861, Image file from original census page Roll #C-1006, Page 6, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, , Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  6. [S5499] 1871 Canada Census - William Townsend, Household #56, 1871, Microfilm Roll C_10392, Page 17, Jolicure, Westmorland District #186, Division 2, Westmorland Subdistrict c, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S5475] Census 1881: William Townsend, #158, 1881, Image file from original census page Roll #C_13184, Page 32, District Number C , Division 2, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  8. [S5510] Cemetery Marker William M. Townsend, William M. Townsend & Lydia Ann Bowser Marker Inscription; David A. Walker, August 2004.

William Manford Townsend1

M, #9242, b. 17 March 1868, d. 10 January 1941
FatherWilliam M. Townsend1 b. 5 Mar 1829, d. 21 May 1881
MotherLydia Ann Bowser1 b. 1 Feb 1839, d. 17 Apr 1901
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited13 Jan 2010
Name-ComWilliam Manford Townsend is commonly known as William Manford Townshend.2 
Birth*He was born on 17 March 1868 in New Brunswick, Canada.2,1 
He was the son of William M. Townsend and Lydia Ann Bowser.1 
Marriage*William Manford Townsend married Delia Matthews.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam Manford Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of William M. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 41) were his wife Lydia Ann Bowser (age 32), children Gilford (age 14), George (age 12), Henry (age 8) & Manford (age 5), and William's widowed mother, Eunice Read (age 80). William was a farmer. Except for Eunice who was a member of the Kirk of Scotland, William and his family were Baptists.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam Manford Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of William M. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with William (age 52) were his wife Lydia (age 42), children Guilford (age 24), George (age 22), Henry (age 19), Manford (age 14), Fred (age 7) and Ellen (age 1). William and his sons Guilford, George & Henry were farmers. The family religion was Baptist.4
Emigration*William Manford Townsend emigrated in 1911 from Massachusetts, U.S.A..2 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 6 June 1911 in Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household were his wife Delia, daughter Louise and son William. His occupation was listed as farmer. His religion was listed as Baptist, while the rest of the family was Episcopalian. The census record shows they emigrated in 1911, where their two children were born.2
1911 Canada Census, William M. Townshend and family, Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.
Death*He died on 10 January 1941, at age 72.1 
Burial*He was buried in Massachusetts.1 

Children of William Manford Townsend and Delia Matthews

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S4093] 1911 Canada Census - William Manford Townshend, Household #43, 6 June 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County (District 35, Subdistrict 41), New Brunswick, , Page 4, Line 39, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S5499] 1871 Canada Census - William Townsend, Household #56, 1871, Microfilm Roll C_10392, Page 17, Jolicure, Westmorland District #186, Division 2, Westmorland Subdistrict c, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S5475] Census 1881: William Townsend, #158, 1881, Image file from original census page Roll #C_13184, Page 32, District Number C , Division 2, Jolicure, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.

Rev. William McNeill Townsend1

M, #44930, b. 13 November 1864, d. 1940
FatherThomas Townsend2 b. 21 Oct 1832, d. Jul 1910
MotherAmy Green2 b. 23 Nov 1842, d. May 1905
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited3 Feb 2013
Baptism*Rev. William McNeill Townsend was baptized on 13 November 1864 in North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410.1,3 
He was the son of Thomas Townsend and Amy Green.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRev. William McNeill Townsend was enumerated on the census of 25 April 1891 in the household of Thomas Townsend, in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Thomas (age 56) were his wife Amy Green (age 50), their children William (age 26), Colin (age 25), Ellen (age 22) and Annie (age 19). Thomas was a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.4
Death*Rev. William McNeill Townsend died in 1940.5 
Burial*He was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40496,-63.77629;
Inscription: Thomas Townsend / Oct. 1832 / July 1910 / his wife / Amy Green / Nov. 1841 / May 1905
Left side: Rev. W.M. Townsend M.A., D.D. / 1864-1940
Right side: Albenia E. Townsend / 1867-1959 / Annie M. Townsend / 1871-1960
Back: Rev. Colin C. Townsend B.A. / 1865-1913.5
Tombstone, Thomas Townsend (1834-1910), his wife Amy Green (1841-1905), their son William McNeill Townsend (1864-1940), their daughter Albenia Ellen Townsend (1867-1959), their son Colin G. Townsend (1869-1913). Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Citations

  1. [S2406] Baptismal Record: William M. Townsend, Baptismal records,, Record Book 1, Page 27, (1864). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: William M. Townsend.
  2. [S3205] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Annie M. Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  3. [S2181] Census 1881: Lot 19 PEI, 1881, Microfilm C-13161, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S7849] 1891 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Thomas Townsend household #175, 25 April 1891, digital image of census page LAC Roll T-6383, Page 40, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S3203] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, William McNeill Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.

William Seymour Townsend1

M, #81774, b. 18 April 1896
FatherThomas Humphrey Townsend2,1 b. 15 Oct 1849, d. 28 Feb 1936
MotherAdalaide Wallace2,1 b. 5 Jun 1868, d. 17 Apr 1934
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited15 Jul 2013
Name-ComWilliam Seymour Townsend is commonly known as William.3 
Note*He was a member of the Ancient Free and Accepted Masons.1 
AltSurnameAn alternate surname spelling is Townshend.4 
Birth*He was born on 18 April 1896 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
He was the son of Thomas Humphrey Townsend and Adalaide Wallace.2,1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam Seymour Townsend was enumerated on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of Thomas Humphrey Townsend, in Westmorland Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick; included in the household with Thomas (age 51) were his wife Adalaide Wallace (age 33), children Gertrude/Gertie (age 12), annetta/Nettie (age 8), William (age 4), Eva (age 2) and Bruce (age 6 months). There was also his mother, Mary Jane Jones (age 74), his cousin Emma Townshend (age 54, relationship recorded as 'aunt') and his niece Hattie M. Wells.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdWilliam Seymour Townsend was enumerated on the census of 5 June 1911 in the household of Thomas Humphrey Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; Seymour, aged 15, was living with his father Thomas, while his siblings lived with their mother Ada at the boarding house in Amherst, Nova Scotia. Thomas was a farmer at this time. Both were Methodists.5
(First) Marriage*William Seymour Townsend married first Margaret Hazel Bowser, daughter of Arthur William Bowser and Lulu Jones, on 30 October 1918 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, they were married by license. The officating clergyman was George Orman, Point de Bute, N.B. William was an electrician, bachelor, living in Jolicure, New Brunswick. She was a spinster, living in Upper Point de Bute.2,6,7 
Immigration*William Seymour Townsend immigrated in 1923. Shortly after the death of his first wife Seymour left his children in the care of his sister, Devonia, and moved to Massachusetts.8 
(Second) Marriage*He married second Evelyn Marshall on 14 April 1926 in Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 
Border-Crossing*William Seymour Townsend and Evelyn Marshall crossed the border at Calais, Washington County, Maine, U.S.A., on 14 August 1926.9 
Name-ComWilliam Seymour Townsend is commonly known as Seymour Townsend in 1930.8 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 3 April 1930 in Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Seymour (age 32) were his wife Evelyn Marshall (age 24), their daughter Geraldine (age 3) and Seymour's brother Bruce Townsend (age 27). Seymour was an electrician in a paper mill, Bruce was a machine operator in a paper mill.8
1930 US Census, Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Household of Seymour Townsend, his wife Evelyn Marshall, their daughter Geraldine and Seymour's brother Bruce.
Living*He was living on 1 April 1935 in Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; Seymour, his wife Evelyn, children Geraldine, Jean and William were living in the same house.10 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 3 May 1940 in Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with Seymour (age 43) were his wife Evelyn Marshall (age 34), their children Geraldine (age 13), Jean (age 7), William (age 5) and Marian (age 4). Seymour worked in electrical maintenace at a paper mill.10
1940 US Census, Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Household of Seymour Townsend, his wife Evelyn Marshall, their children Geraldine, Jean, William and Marian.

Family: William Seymour Townsend and Margaret Hazel Bowser

Family: William Seymour Townsend and Evelyn Marshall

Citations

  1. [S1345] Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988, Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988). Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  2. [S5461] Marriage Registration - William Seymour Townshend, William Seymour Townshend & Margaret Hazel Bowser marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Number 3292, Ref. B4/1918.
  3. [S2418] Census 1901: Thomas Humphrey Townshend, Thomas H. Townshend #72, 1901, Image file from original census page T-6445, District Number 24, Subdistrict h-3, Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  4. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  5. [S2517] Census 1911: Thomas H. Townshend - Jolicure, NB, Adelaide (Ada) Townshend #25, 1911, Print from Ancestry.ca unknown film, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. District 35, Sub-District 41, Page 3, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  6. [S715] Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Index to New Brunswick Marriages, 1887-1919 (Fredericton, NB: NB Government, 1919). Hereinafter cited as Index to New Brunswick Marriages, 1887-1919.
  7. [S1345] Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988, Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988), p. 152. Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  8. [S8259] 1930 US Census, Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, of Seymour W. Townsend household #8, 3 April 1930, digital copy of original image Roll 925, page 2A, Enumeration District 399, Image 1075, FHL microfilm 2340660, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.
  9. [S8260] The National Archives of Canada holds lists of immigrants arriving across the Canada/United States border from April 1908 to 31 December 1935. Prior to April 1908 people could travel freely across the border from the United States to Canada. No records were kept prior to April 1908.
  10. [S8268] 1940 US Census, Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, of Seymour W. Townsend household #232, 3 May 1940, digital copy of original image Enumeration District 9-468, Sheet Number 10B, Line Number 50, NARA Publication Number T627, NARA Roll Number 1616, Digital Folder Number 005460888, Image Number 00662, http://www.ancestry.ca, Ancestry.ca.

Zillah Townsend1

F, #44523, b. 1820, d. 1898
FatherJohn Townsend2 b. 1790, d. 5 Sep 1880
MotherNancy Ann Montgomery2 b. 11 Apr 1795, d. 11 Apr 1870
Relationship1st cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Billiou & Aimee
Descendants of Thomas Hooper & Margaret Poole
Descendants of John Stillwell Sr.
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Jan 2011
Birth*Zillah Townsend was born in 1820.1 
Marriage*She married James Muirhead.1 
Zillah Townsend was the daughter of John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdZillah Townsend was enumerated on the census of 4 April 1881 in the household of James Muirhead, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were his wife Zillah (Townsend), daughters Janet, Zillah & Alexandria, and sons Colin, John & William. The family religion was Presbyterian. James's occupation was surveyor of shipping. Occupation of Colin was store clerk, John a drugist. William's occupation was entered as "not given".3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdZillah Townsend was enumerated on the census of 6 April 1891 in the household of James Muirhead, in Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household were his wife Zillah (Townsend), daughters Janet & Alexandria, and son John. The only occupation listed was John as a druggist.4
Death*Zillah Townsend died in 1898.1 
Burial*She was buried in Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.40564,-63.77758;
Inscription: James Muirhead / Born 1817, / Died 1903, / AET. 86. / Also His / Beloved Wife / Zillah Townsend / Born 1820, / Died 1898. / AET. 78. / - / Blessed are the dead / Who die in the Lord. / MUIRHEAD.
Left: J. Colin / 1857-1938 / Alexandra / 1867-1955.
Right: Also Their / Eldest Son / Robert / Died in / Chicago, Ill. / June 6, 1910, / AET. 61. / - / Their Daughter / Janet M. / 1851-1920.
Back: Their Daughter / Zillah / April 19, 1922. / - / Their / Son / John / 1861-1933.1
Tombstone, James Muirhead (1817-1903), Zillah Townsend (1820-1898) and children, Peoples Cemetery, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Front inscription detail.
Left inscription detail.
Right inscription detail.
Back inscription detail.

Children of Zillah Townsend and James Muirhead

Citations

  1. [S3840] Cemetery Marker - James Muirhead (1817-1903) and Zillah Townsend (1820-1898), James Muirhead (1817-1903) and Zillah Townsend (1820-1898) Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 22 August 2009.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [S3957] 1881 Canada Census - James Muirhead, Household #173, 4 April 1881, Microfilm C-13162, page 40, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 133, Subdistrict a-2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S3958] 1891 Canada Census - James Muirhead, Household #27, 6 April 1891, Microfilm T-6382, page 6, line 20, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, District 134, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S3848] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Ann Muirhead, , North Bedeque United Church , Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 13.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Ann Muirhead.
  6. [S3849] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Eliza Helen Muirhead, , North Bedeque United Church , Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 15.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Eliza Helen Muirhead.
  7. [S3847] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Agnes Muirhead, , North Bedeque United Church , Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 19.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Agnes Muirhead.
  8. [S3846] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - William Muirhead, , North Bedeque United Church , Prince Edward Island, Record Book 1, Page 23.. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - William Muirhead.

Albert James Townshend1

M, #42607, b. 1866
FatherJames E. Townsend2 b. 1824, d. 12 Jun 1887
MotherJane F. Read2 b. 1841
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited28 Mar 2011
Name-ComAlbert James Townshend is commonly known as Albert Townsend.2 
Birth*He was born in 1866 in New Brunswick.2 
He was the son of James E. Townsend and Jane F. Read.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlbert James Townshend was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of James E. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 46) were his wife Jane Read (age 30), and their children Frank (age 12), Sarah (age 9), Charles (age 7), Albert (age 5) and George (age 2 months). There was also Susan Hanright (age 22), probably a house servant. James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlbert James Townshend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of James E. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 58) were his wife Jane Read (age 40), children Frank (age 22), Alcora (age 19), Charles (age 17), Albert (age 15) and George (age 10). James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist. The digital image of the census page was not posted here due to its poor quality.2 

Citations

  1. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S5490] 1881 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #183, 1881, Microfilm Roll C-13184, Page 37, Westmorland district No. 33, Westmorland Subdistrict, Division 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S5492] 1871 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #77, 1871, Microfilm Roll C-10392, Page 23, Westmorland district No. 186, Westmorland Subdistrict C, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Bessie Townshend1,2

F, #99492, b. May 1906
FatherCharles Burton Townshend1,2 b. 31 Dec 1864, d. 1945
MotherMary Jane Smith1,2 b. 20 Apr 1864, d. 1920
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited5 Apr 2011
Birth*Bessie Townshend was born in May 1906 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Charles Burton Townshend and Mary Jane Smith.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBessie Townshend was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Charles Burton Townshend, in Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 47) were his wife Mary (age 48), son Harry (age 23) and daughter Bessie (age 5). Charles was a shoemaker and a Methodist. His wife and children were Baptists.1
Marriage*Bessie Townshend married Daniel Alberton Tower, son of Benjamin Tower and Bessie Wilson Tower, on 25 December 1922 in the home of the clergyman, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, #10990. Daniel was a labourer, Baptist, living in Dorchester Cape, New Brunswick. Bessie was a spinster, Baptist, living in Point de Bute, New Brunswick. Bessie surname was written as 'Townsend' on the marriage notice, but she signed it as 'Townshend'.2 

Family: Bessie Townshend and Daniel Alberton Tower

Citations

  1. [S5524] 1911 Canada Census - Charles B. Townsend, Family #44, 1911, Microfilm Westmorland District, Page 4, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  2. [S5525] Marriage Notice - Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend, Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend marriage, 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Roll F19682, Reference B4/1922, Number 3160.

Bruce Leslie Townshend1

M, #9226, b. 6 September 1894, d. 28 March 1964
FatherJoseph Frank Townshend1,2 b. 23 Dec 1858, d. 15 Jan 1908
MotherSusannah Wallace1 b. 20 Sep 1870, d. 29 Mar 1958
RelationshipGranduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of William Wallace
Last Edited28 Mar 2011
Name-ComBruce Leslie Townshend is commonly known as Leslie.2 
Birth*He was born on 6 September 1894 in home, Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; he was delivered by a mid-wife. The 1901 census has his birth year recorded as 1893. His funeral card has his birth place incorrectly recorded as Sackville, New Brunswick.1 
He was the son of Joseph Frank Townshend and Susannah Wallace.1,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBruce Leslie Townshend was enumerated on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of Joseph Frank Townshend, in Westmorland Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in this household with Frank (age 42) were his wife Susannah Wallace (age 30), and their children, Daisy (age 10), Ella May (age 9), Bruce Leslie (age 7) and Grace (age 5). Frank was a farmer. The family religion was Methodist. Frank Townshend's farm was adjacent to that of Johnson Read.2
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBruce Leslie Townshend was enumerated on the census of 7 June 1911 in the household of Susannah Wallace, in Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household were Susan's husband, John Galloway, son Leslie, daughters Ella, Grace and Daisy, and Daisy's daughter Eva. The family religion was Methodist, except for John Galloway, who was Presbyterian. John's emigration year from Scotland was entered as 1896. Susan, John and Leslie were entered as farmers. Ella was a milliner, living in Amherst, Nova Scotia.3
Moved to*Bruce Leslie Townshend moved after 1911 to Calgary, Alberta, Canada.4 
Marriage*He married Margaret Wry.5 
Death*Bruce Leslie Townshend died on 28 March 1964, at age 69, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada; he died of lung cancer.6 
Funeral*The funeral was held on 31 March 1964 in Leyden's Funeral Home Chapel, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, pallbearers included Ronald Townshend and Clyde Walker. He was cremated. Burial location is not known.6 

Child of Bruce Leslie Townshend and Margaret Wry

Citations

  1. [S5357] Certificate of Registration of Birth - Bruce Leslie Townshend, Bruce Leslie Townshend, Microfilm F18785, Code 1894-T-66 25176 (15 April 1929), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S3025] Frank Townshend #53, 31 March 1901 Image file from original census page (Automated Genealogy) , Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, T-6445, District Number 24, Subdistrict h-3.
  3. [S4092] 1911 Canada Census - Susannah Townshend, Household #43, 6 June 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Jolicure Lake, Westmorland County (District 35, Subdistrict 41), New Brunswick, , Page 4, Line 39, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S377] Correspondence with Ron Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada), notes from his wife Barbara.
  5. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  6. [S5375] Funeral Card - Bruce Leslie Townshend, Funeral Card - Bruce Leslie Townshend, Leyden's Funeral Home, Calgary.

Charles Burton Townshend1,2

M, #42595, b. 31 December 1864, d. 1945
FatherJames E. Townsend3 b. 1824, d. 12 Jun 1887
MotherJane F. Read3 b. 1841
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of John de Heneage
Descendants of William de Honywood
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Descendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited14 Jan 2017
Name-ComCharles Burton Townshend is commonly known as Charles Townsend.4 
Birth*He was born on 31 December 1864.5 
He was the son of James E. Townsend and Jane F. Read.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Burton Townshend was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of James E. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 46) were his wife Jane Read (age 30), and their children Frank (age 12), Sarah (age 9), Charles (age 7), Albert (age 5) and George (age 2 months). There was also Susan Hanright (age 22), probably a house servant. James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist.6
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdCharles Burton Townshend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of James E. Townsend, in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 58) were his wife Jane Read (age 40), children Frank (age 22), Alcora (age 19), Charles (age 17), Albert (age 15) and George (age 10). James was a farmer. The family religion was Baptist. The digital image of the census page was not posted here due to its poor quality.7 
Religion*Religion: Charles Burton Townshend was Baptist.1 
Occupation*He was farmer's son in 1881.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Jane Smith.3 
Census HeadHouseholdCharles Burton Townshend was head of the household in the census of 15 April 1891 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 26) were his wife Mary (age 26) and their son Harry (age 4). Charles was a shoemaker. He was Methodist. Mary and Harry were Baptists.8
1891 Canada Census, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of Charles Burton Townsend, his wife Mary Jane Smith, and their son Harry.
Residence*He lived in 1896 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.9,3 
Occupation*He was a shoemaker. in 1896 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick.10 
Census HeadHouseholdHe was head of the household in the census of 4 April 1901 in Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 36) were his wife Mary (age 36) and son Harry (age 14). Charles was a shoemaker. The family religion was Baptist.11
1901 Canada Census, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of Charles Burton Townsend, his wife Mary Jane Smith, and their son Harry.
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Charles (age 47) were his wife Mary (age 48), son Harry (age 23) and daughter Bessie (age 5). Charles was a shoemaker and a Methodist. His wife and children were Baptists.12
1911 Canada Census, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick. Household of Charles Burton Townsend, his wife Mary Jane Smith, their children Harry and Bessie.
OccupationHe was a shoemaker in 1943 in Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.2 
Death*He died in 1945, in Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.3 
Burial*He was buried in the Point de Bute United Church Cemetery, Point de Bute, Westmorland County, New Brunswick;
Inscription: At Rest / Charles B. Townsend / 1865 - 1945 / Mary J. / Wife of / C. B. Townsend / 1863 - 1920 /
Left: Infant / 1905
Back: Harry V. Townsend / 1886 - 1956
Footstones on back, Harry - (blank) - Mother - Father.4
Tombstone, Charles B. Townsend (1864-1945), his wife Mary J. Smith (1863-1920), their children Infant (1905-1905), Harry (1886-1956). Point de Bute Cemetery, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Left inscription
Back inscription

Children of Charles Burton Townshend and Mary Jane Smith

Citations

  1. [S1335] Volunteers, Census 1881: Canada (Salt Lake City: 1881 Canadian Census, CDs, 2001), LDS CD. Hereinafter cited as Census 1881: Canada.
  2. [S5523] Late Registration of Births - Harry Vaughn Townshend, Harry Vaughn Townshend, Microfilm PANB F18775, Code 1886-T-53 (1886), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend . Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  4. [S5521] Charles B. Townsend Marker Inscription; David Walker, 2004.
  5. [S2118] Canada Census: Westmorland Parish, New Brunswick, 1901, census return Roll T-6445, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S5492] 1871 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #77, 1871, Microfilm Roll C-10392, Page 23, Westmorland district No. 186, Westmorland Subdistrict C, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S5490] 1881 Canada Census - James Townsend, Household #183, 1881, Microfilm Roll C-13184, Page 37, Westmorland district No. 33, Westmorland Subdistrict, Division 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S5527] 1891 Canada Census - Charles B. Townsend, Family #81, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6307, Westmorland District #24, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  9. [S650] October 25, 1996 Brøderbund Family Archive, Ed. 1 CD #118, unknown repository address, unknown repository, Internal Ref. #1.118.1.83593.10.
  10. [S2467] McAlpine, McAlpine's New Brunswick Directory (Saint John, New BRunswick: McAlpine Publishing, 1896). Hereinafter cited as McAlpine's New Brunswick Directory.
  11. [S5522] 1901 Canada Census - Charles B. Townsend, Family #20, 1901, Microfilm Westmorland District, Page 2, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  12. [S5524] 1911 Canada Census - Charles B. Townsend, Family #44, 1911, Microfilm Westmorland District, Page 4, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  13. [S5525] Marriage Notice - Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend, Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend marriage, 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Roll F19682, Reference B4/1922, Number 3160.

Charles Hibbard Townshend1

M, #9258, b. 16 August 1870, d. 3 October 1931
FatherCharles Worrell Townshend1 b. 22 Jul 1832, d. 29 Dec 1900
MotherW. Harriett Elizabeth Keefe1 b. 1835, d. 21 Mar 1911
Last Edited3 Mar 2011
Birth*Charles Hibbard Townshend was born on 16 August 1870 in Rollo Bay, Kings County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of Charles Worrell Townshend and W. Harriett Elizabeth Keefe.1 
Marriage*Charles Hibbard Townshend married Mary Aletta Webster on 1 October 1891.1 
Death*Charles Hibbard Townshend died on 3 October 1931, at age 61, in Wright St., Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Children of Charles Hibbard Townshend and Mary Aletta Webster

Citations

  1. [S372] "Personal Communication", November 2001, Patricia (Townshend) Alnes (unknown author address), to David Arthur Walker (unknown recipient address); Personal Archives of Pat (Townshend) Alnes, Norway. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Communication."

Charles Worrell Townshend1

M, #9256, b. 22 July 1832, d. 29 December 1900
FatherJohn Dalton Townshend1 b. 4 Mar 1800, d. 1873
MotherAgnes Talford Bell1 b. 20 May 1800, d. 20 Mar 1889
Last Edited14 Jan 2003
Birth*Charles Worrell Townshend was born on 22 July 1832 in Bay Fortune, Kings County, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 
He was the son of John Dalton Townshend and Agnes Talford Bell.1 
Marriage*Charles Worrell Townshend married W. Harriett Elizabeth Keefe, daughter of Richard Keefe and Frances Dingwell, on 24 October 1859 in St. James Church, Georgetown, Kings County, Prince Edward Island.1,2 
Death*Charles Worrell Townshend died on 29 December 1900, at age 68, in Rollo Bay West, Prince Edward Island, Canada.1 

Children of Charles Worrell Townshend and W. Harriett Elizabeth Keefe

Citations

  1. [S372] "Personal Communication", November 2001, Patricia (Townshend) Alnes (unknown author address), to David Arthur Walker (unknown recipient address); Personal Archives of Pat (Townshend) Alnes, Norway. Hereinafter cited as "Personal Communication."
  2. [S1845] Joanne Reid, online http://www.isn.net/~dhunter/index.html. (The Island Register).