Harriet M. Tourgee1,2

F, b. 13 October 1822, d. 9 September 1896
FatherBenjamin Tourgee
MotherLydia
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer
Last Edited14 Mar 2007
Birth*Harriet M. Tourgee was born on 13 October 1822 in Rhode Island.3 
She was the daughter of Benjamin Tourgee and Lydia
Marriage*Harriet M. Tourgee married Charles Volney Dyer, son of Amasa Dyer and Lydia Essex, on 21 July 1845 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.4 
Death*Harriet M. Tourgee died on 9 September 1896 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island, at age 73.3 
Burial*She was buried in Dyer Cemetery, North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island. Her remains were removed to Quidnessett.5 

Family

Charles Volney Dyer b. 8 October 1824, d. 12 May 1863
Children

Citations

  1. [S1363] Liela Morse Wilson, 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I. (Putnam, CT: Privately published, 1949), 13. Hereinafter cited as 10 Generations from William & Mary Dyer of Newport, R.I.
  2. [S1451] Nancy Tourjee Mauro, Descendants of Piere Tourjee, A French Huguenot Family (n.p.: self published, 1987), 396. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Piere Tourjee.
  3. [S1412] Alden Gamaliel Beaman, Rhode Island Vital Records, New Series, Volume 3, Washington County (Births, Marriages from Gravestone Inscriptions) (Princeton, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: self published, 1977), 97. Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Vital Records, New Series, Volume 3.
  4. [S1411] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.5, Washington & Bristol Counties (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1894), 19. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  5. [S1462] Inscription, Section 29.

James Tourgee1

M, b. circa 1804
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited17 May 2011
Birth*James Tourgee was born circa 1804.1 
Marriage*He married Susan Tenant, daughter of Daniel Tenant and Susannah Corey.1 

Family

Susan Tenant b. 1804

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.

PeterPierre Tourgee1,2

M, b. 21 March 1688/89, d. before 1756
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*PeterPierre Tourgee was born on 21 March 1688/89 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island
Marriage*He married Mary Smith on 5 April 1722 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.3,2 
Death*PeterPierre Tourgee died before 1756 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island

Family

Mary Smith
Child

Citations

  1. [S1785] James N. Arnold, compiler, Vital Records of North Kingstown, Rhode Island (Providence, Rhode Island: Narraganset Publishing Co., 2005 (Ancestry)), bk 1, pp 17,110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of North Kingstown, R.I.
  2. [S1451] Nancy Tourjee Mauro, Descendants of Piere Tourjee, A French Huguenot Family (n.p.: self published, 1987), 6. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Piere Tourjee.
  3. [S1785] James N. Arnold, compiler, Vital Records of North Kingstown, Rhode Island (Providence, Rhode Island: Narraganset Publishing Co., 2005 (Ancestry)), bk 1, pp 17, 110. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of North Kingstown, R.I.

Phillip Tourgee1

M, b. 20 October 1724, d. before 7 February 1776
FatherPeterPierre Tourgee b. 21 Mar 1688/89, d. b 1756
MotherMary Smith
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Phillip Tourgee was born on 20 October 1724 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.2 
He was the son of PeterPierre Tourgee and Mary Smith
Marriage*Phillip Tourgee married Patience Thomas, daughter of George Thomas , Jr. and Abigail (Twin) Slocum, circa 1752. 
Death*Phillip Tourgee died before 7 February 1776 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.2 

Family

Patience Thomas b. 7 March 1731/32, d. circa 1834
Child

Citations

  1. [S1451] Nancy Tourjee Mauro, Descendants of Piere Tourjee, A French Huguenot Family (n.p.: self published, 1987), 6. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Piere Tourjee.
  2. [S1373] Parts 1 & 2 of the Bates Collection, Index to N. Kingstown Deeds 1686-1821 in Pierce Manuscripts , #563 Book 12A pp.131. Hereinafter cited as Index to N. Kingstown Deeds 1686-1821.

William Tourgee1

M, b. 3 October 1754, d. circa 1843
FatherPhillip Tourgee b. 20 Oct 1724, d. b 7 Feb 1776
MotherPatience Thomas b. 7 Mar 1731/32, d. c 1834
Relationship3rd cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Born 1 Oct 175- Revolutionary War Ref: Torrey, Marriages, court deposition; Nailer Tom Hazards diary. (e-mail from Earl, 3/28/00 ). 
Birth*William Tourgee was born on 3 October 1754 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island
He was the son of Phillip Tourgee and Patience Thomas
Marriage*William Tourgee married Sarah Billington on 8 January 1775 in S. Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.1 
Death*William Tourgee died circa 1843 in So. Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island

Family

Sarah Billington b. circa 1750, d. 1836
Child

Citations

  1. [S1451] Nancy Tourjee Mauro, Descendants of Piere Tourjee, A French Huguenot Family (n.p.: self published, 1987), 15. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Piere Tourjee.

Etienne Tourneur1

M, b. circa 1580
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Birth*Etienne Tourneur was born circa 1580 in France.1 
Marriage*He married Marie Berger on 18 July 1605 in Pas-de-Calais, Guinecourt, France.1 

Family

Marie Berger b. circa 1584
Child

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Jean Daniel Tourneur1

M, b. 30 March 1625, d. between 1673 and 1677
FatherEtienne Tourneur b. c 1580
MotherMarie Berger b. c 1584
Last Edited15 Mar 2007
Biographical Note* Jean Daniel Tourneur was driven from his home in France by Catholic persecution and invading German armies during the 30 Years War in 1648. He sought refuge in Leyden, Holland where he met and married Jacqueline DeParisis. Two years later, in 1652, he sailed with his wife and infant son, Daniel, Jr. for New Netherlands (New York) . He was made a Corpora lof a military company formed for protection against marauders and Indians on 07 Apr 1654. In August, 1660, he was appointed Magistrate for Harlem, serving several terms. He was a delegate to the General Assembly in 1664, and was also one of the Nicols (Harlem) Patentees. Parents of Jean Daniel Tourneur: Etienne Touneur - b. Abt. 1580 France m. Marie Berger b. Abt. 1584 on 18Jul. 1605 in Pas-de-Calais, Guinecourt, France. 
Birth*Jean Daniel Tourneur was born on 30 March 1625 in Amiens, Picardy, France.1 
He was the son of Etienne Tourneur and Marie Berger
Marriage*Jean Daniel Tourneur married Jacqueline Deparisis on 25 September 1650 in Leyden, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.1 
Death*Jean Daniel Tourneur died between 1673 and 1677 in Harlem, New York County, New York, U.S.A..1 

Family

Jacqueline Deparisis b. 1620, d. 1700
Child

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Magdaleentje Tourneurs1

F, b. between 1655 and 1658, d. 1689
FatherJean Daniel Tourneur b. 30 Mar 1625, d. bt 1673 - 1677
MotherJacqueline Deparisis b. 1620, d. 1700
Last Edited6 Feb 2012
Birth*Magdaleentje Tourneurs was born between 1655 and 1658 in Midwout, New York, U.S.A..2 
She was the daughter of Jean Daniel Tourneur and Jacqueline Deparisis
Marriage*Magdaleentje Tourneurs married Jan Dyckman on 15 June 1673 in New York City, New York County, New York.1 
Death*Magdaleentje Tourneurs died in 1689 in Harlem, New York County, New York, U.S.A..2 

Family

Jan Dyckman b. circa 1647, d. 1715
Child

Citations

  1. [S184] , online www.ancestry.com, (), New York City Reformed Dutch Marriage Records, 1639-95. "15 dicto. Jan Dyckman, j.m. Van Benthem, en Magdaleentje Tourners, j.d. Van Midwout."
  2. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Ethan Allen Tourtellot1

M, b. 28 January 1831, d. 24 March 1920
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Ethan Allen Tourtellot was born on 28 January 1831.1 
Marriage*He married Ann Cory, daughter of Thomas Cory and Mary Ann Cook, on 9 October 1854 in Johnston, Providence County, Rhode Island.1 
Death*Ethan Allen Tourtellot died on 24 March 1920 at age 89.1 

Family

Ann Cory b. 19 January 1836, d. 7 March 1908
Child

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.

Ida Cory Tourtellot1

F, b. 3 July 1856, d. 5 December 1933
FatherEthan Allen Tourtellot1 b. 28 Jan 1831, d. 24 Mar 1920
MotherAnn Cory1 b. 19 Jan 1836, d. 7 Mar 1908
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Ida Cory Tourtellot was born on 3 July 1856 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island.1 
She was the daughter of Ethan Allen Tourtellot and Ann Cory.1 
Marriage*Ida Cory Tourtellot married Welcome Mortimer on 27 January 1883.1 
Death*Ida Cory Tourtellot died on 5 December 1933 at age 77.1 

Family

Welcome Mortimer b. September 1855

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.

Hannah Tourtelotte1

F, b. 11 October 1769, d. 7 August 1815
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Died in 45th yr. 
Birth*Hannah Tourtelotte was born on 11 October 1769. 
Marriage*She married Olney Dyer, son of Charles Dyer and Phebe Pearce, on 18 July 1792.1 
Death*Hannah Tourtelotte died on 7 August 1815 in Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, at age 45.2 

Family

Olney Dyer b. 24 April 1771, d. 28 March 1840
Children

Citations

  1. [S1348] William Allan Dyer, By the Name of Dyer, A Genealogical Record, 1940), ND245. Hereinafter cited as By the Name of Dyer.
  2. [S1505] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths, Vol.21 (Naragansett, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Historical Publishing Co., 1912), 135. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.

Margaret Louise Tovey1

F, d. 11 October 1977
ChartsDescendants of Richard Coye & Lucy Ann Lenten
Descendants of Silas Titus & Jane Newdyke
Last Edited10 Mar 2011
Birth*Margaret Louise Tovey was born in England.1 
Name-ComShe is commonly known as Peggy Tovey.2 
Marriage*She married Robert Laird Borden Coy, son of Franklin George Coy and Georgianna Brooks, in Gagetown, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Death*Margaret Louise Tovey died on 11 October 1977 in Saint John, Saint John County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 

Family

Robert Laird Borden Coy b. 21 September 1911, d. 23 November 2003

Citations

  1. [S1006] Ella Coy, online E-Mail: ellac@@nbnet.ca. (Upper Coytown Road, Upoper Gagetown, NEw Brunswick).
  2. [S2067] Unknown article title, Obituary - Telegraph Journal, unknown location. Hereinafter cited as Obituary - Telegraph Journal.

Ada Tower1

F
Last Edited2 Nov 2011
Marriage*Ada Tower married Bedford Cole.1 

Family

Bedford Cole
Child

Citations

  1. [S5984] Amos P. Richardson & Zora Cole marriage, 5 June 1907, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15928, Ref. B4/1907, Number 2986.

Benjamin Tower1

M
Last Edited5 Apr 2011
Birth*Benjamin Tower was born in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Marriage*He married Bessie Wilson Tower.1 

Family

Bessie Wilson Tower
Child

Citations

  1. [S5525] Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend marriage, 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Roll F19682, Reference B4/1922, Number 3160.

Bessie Wilson Tower1

F
Last Edited5 Apr 2011
Marriage*Bessie Wilson Tower married Benjamin Tower.1 

Family

Benjamin Tower
Child

Citations

  1. [S5525] Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend marriage, 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Roll F19682, Reference B4/1922, Number 3160.

Daniel Alberton Tower1

M, b. 26 June 1895
FatherBenjamin Tower1
MotherBessie Wilson Tower1
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Descendants of John Richardson & Mary Flintoft
Last Edited5 Apr 2011
Birth*Daniel Alberton Tower was born on 26 June 1895 in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1,2 
He was the son of Benjamin Tower and Bessie Wilson Tower.1 
MarriageDaniel Alberton Tower married Bessie Townshend, daughter of Charles Burton Townshend and Mary Jane Smith, 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'.1 

Citations

  1. [S5525] Daniel Tower & Bessie Townshend marriage, 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Roll F19682, Reference B4/1922, Number 3160.
  2. [S5526] Daniel A. Tower, Microfilm PANB F18787, Code 1895-T-62 (1895), Public Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

E. Gusta Tower1

F, b. 1867
FatherRobert Tower1 b. 1831, d. b 1903
MotherEllen1 b. 1841
Last Edited13 Apr 2014
Birth*E. Gusta Tower was born in 1867 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Robert Tower and Ellen.1 

Citations

  1. [S9222] 1881 Canada, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Robert Tower household Household #317, 1881, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll C_13183, Page 68, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Elsie Tower1

F
Last Edited31 Jan 2014
Marriage*Elsie Tower married Manford Buck.1 

Family

Manford Buck
Child

Citations

  1. [S8870] Harley Everett Buck & Elaine Emma Read marriage, 21 September 1932, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19766, Code B4/1932, Number 13220.

Esther Tower1

F
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Dau. of Ibrook and Patience (??) Tower. 
Marriage*Esther Tower married Morris Tucker on 2 April 1741. 

Family

Morris Tucker
Child

Citations

  1. [S1404] George Burton Thayer, Thayer and Burton Ancestry (Hartford Connecticut, U.S.A.: Press of the Plimpton Mfg. Co., 1894). Hereinafter cited as Thayer and Burton Ancestry.

Eunice Tower1

F
Last Edited30 Jan 2014
Marriage*Eunice Tower married Silas Babcock.1 

Family

Silas Babcock
Child

Citations

  1. [S8855] Gordon Herbert Babcock & Mary Faustina Read marriage, 28 December 1922, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F19682, Code B4/1922, Number 3123.

Helen Amanda Tower1,2

F, b. 13 July 1865, d. 5 November 1947
ChartsDescendants of William White & Susanna
Descendants of William Dyer
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited14 Feb 2012
Name-ComHelen Amanda Tower is commonly known as Helen.3,4 
Birth*She was born on 13 July 1865 in Waterborough, Queens County, New Brunswick.2,4 
Marriage*She married Abraham Wood Wiggins, son of Abraham Richard Wiggins and Martha Ann Wiggins.2,3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHelen Amanda Tower was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Abraham Wood Wiggins in Waterborough, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household were Abram's wife Helen, and children Harry (age 23), George (age 21), Charles (age 18), Charlotte (age 16), Walter (age 14), Katie (age 11), Lawrence (age 8) and Helen (age 7). Abram was a farmer. Sons Harry, George and Charles were labourers. The family religion was Episcopal.3
Death*Helen Amanda Tower died on 5 November 1947 in Young's Cove Road, Queens County, New Brunswick, at age 82.5 
Burial*She was buried in St. Luke's Anglican Church Cemetery, Young's Cove, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 

Family

Abraham Wood Wiggins b. 26 March 1862, d. 24 November 1946
Children

Citations

  1. [S5187] Index to Provincial Registration of Births - Helen Geraldine Wiggins. birth record of Helen Geraldine Wiggins,. PANB, n.p.. PANB F19002, Code A5-1903, Number 6542.
  2. [S2128] Census 1901: Parish of Waterborough, New Brunswick, 1901, Microfilm, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S5182] 1911 Canada Census - Abraham W. Wiggins, Household #3, 1911, Microfilm unknown film, Waterborough, Sunbury & Queens, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  4. [S6587] Helen Geraldine Wiggins, Microfilm F18758, Code 1860-R-4 Register #26595 (filed 14 February 1926), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  5. [S2180] Correspondence with Ralph "Buzz" Buzzell (U.S.A.). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  6. [S3322] St. Luke's Anglican Church Cemetery, Young's Cove, Queens County, New Brunswick, Abraham Wood Wiggins Tombstone inscription; read by David A. Walker, 6 July 2004.
  7. [S5184] Lawrence W. Wiggins & Milly Northrop marriage, 15 May 1923, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, Edwards, Ontario, Canada. PANB F19690, Ref. B4/1926, Number 2842.
  8. [S5181] Index to County Birth Registers - Helen Geraldine Wiggins. birth record of Helen Geraldine Wiggins,. PANB, n.p.. PANB F18906, Code 1903-802417.
  9. [S6602] Norris Randall Jenkins & Helen Geraldine Wiggins marriage, 30 April 1926, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB Microfilm F19690, Ref. B4/1926, Registration Number 3213.
  10. [S5188] Index to Provincial Registration of Births - Marguerite B. Wiggins. birth record of Marguerite B. Wiggins,. PANB, n.p.. PANB F19016, Code A5-1908, Number 6144.

Lucinda May Tower1,2

F, b. circa 1879, d. 1965
FatherRobert Tower3 b. 1831, d. b 1903
MotherEllen3 b. 1841
Last Edited13 Apr 2014
Name-ComLucinda May Tower is commonly known as Lucy Tower.3,4 
Birth*She was born circa 1879 in Johnson's Mills, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.3 
She was the daughter of Robert Tower and Ellen.3 
Marriage*Lucinda May Tower married Alpheus Palmer Read, son of John Gideon Read and Mary Jane Tower, on 16 July 1903 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; they were married by license, by Rev. Wm. Harrison of Dorchester, New Brunswick. Alpheus was 36 years old, a widower, living in Johnson's Mills, a seaman and Methodist. Lucy was 24 years old, a spinster, living in Johnson's Mills and Baptist. Witnesses were Amelia Quigley and Carrie Harrison.3,2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLucinda May Tower was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdLucinda May Tower was enumerated on the census of 1921 in the household of Alpheus Palmer Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with Alpheus (age 54) were his second wife Lucinda Tower (age 42), children Mary (age 18), Robert (age 16), John (age 15), Kenneth (age 14), Orpha (age 12), George (age 11), Virginia (age 9), Elaine (age 6), Arvilla (age 4), Angus (age 2), Rupert (5 months) and Alice (age 4 months - sic). The family religion was Baptist.6 
Moved*Lucinda May Tower and Alpheus Palmer Read moved to Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada, circa 1929.1 
Living*Lucinda May Tower was living in 1937 in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
LivingShe was living in 1947 in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.7 
LivingShe was living in 1956 in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.8 
Name Variation As of 1962, Lucinda May Tower is also known as Lucinda Reade; she signed her name as Lucinda Reade on the Late Registration of Birth for both daughters Mary Faustina and Thelma Virginia.9,10 
LivingShe was living in 1962 in Bridgedale, Albert County, New Brunswick, Canada.9 
Death*She died in 1965 in New Brunswick, Canada.11 
Burial*She was buried in Dorchester Cape, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.11 

Family

Alpheus Palmer Read b. 24 February 1867, d. 22 October 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S6609] Certificate of Registration of Death - Alpheus P. Read, death certificate (PANB microfilm F19340, Vol. 111, Regn. #13983, filed 30 October 1937), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Alpheus P. Read.
  2. [S6611] John Ainsworth Read, Microfilm F20738, Code 1905-802199 (filed 12 Sept. 1927), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  3. [S6607] Alpheus Read & Lucy M. Tower marriage, 16 July 1903, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15908, Ref. B4/1903, Number 2907.
  4. [S8859] Elijah Dixon Hicks & Alice Reid marriage, 17 August 1940, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20016, Code B4/1940, Number 20203.
  5. [S6612] 1911 Canada Census - Alpheus Read, Household #120, 1911, Microfilm Page 12, Line 19, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S8858] 1921 Canada Census, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Alpheus Read household #48, 1921, digital copy of original image LAC Reference Number RG 31, Folder Number 38, Page #5, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S8857] Arvilla Mason Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F24972, Code 1917--802590 (filed 4 August 1947), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  8. [S8825] Angus Archibald Read, Microfilm F25350, Code 1918--802772 (7 Sept. 1956), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  9. [S8854] Mary Faustina Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F18906, Code 1903--801919 (filed 24 October 1962), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  10. [S8856] Thelma Virginia Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB microfilm F23682, Code 1912--802502 (filed 30 November 1962), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  11. [S8864] Sharon Reid, Family history records, Moncton, New Brunswick.
  12. [S8852] Orpha May Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F22209, Code 1908--802562 (filed 13 May 1972), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  13. [S8851] Emma Elaine Read, digital copy of original Late Registration of Birth PANB F24380, Code 1915--802606 (filed 7 August 1967), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Mary Belle Tower1

F
Last Edited15 May 2011
Note*Second wife much younger than Amos
Moved with family to MA after Amos' death about 1906.1 
Marriage*Mary Belle Tower married Amos Thomas Patterson, son of Silas Patterson and Ann Tingley.1 

Family

Amos Thomas Patterson b. 1838, d. 6 June 1906
Child

Citations

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

Mary E. Tower1

F, b. 1870
FatherRobert Tower1 b. 1831, d. b 1903
MotherEllen1 b. 1841
Last Edited13 Apr 2014
Birth*Mary E. Tower was born in 1870 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
She was the daughter of Robert Tower and Ellen.1 

Citations

  1. [S9222] 1881 Canada, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Robert Tower household Household #317, 1881, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll C_13183, Page 68, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Mary Jane Tower1

F, d. 1912
Last Edited26 Feb 2012
Birth*Mary Jane Tower was born in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.2 
Marriage*She married John Gideon Read, son of Caleb Read and Martha Cole.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Jane Tower was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of John Gideon Read in Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick.4 
Name-ComMary Jane Tower is commonly known as Mary Tower.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 1871 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Jane Tower was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Jane Tower was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of John Gideon Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.7 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Jane Tower was enumerated on the census of between 12 April 1901 and 15 April 1901 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.8 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdMary Jane Tower was enumerated on the census of between 3 June 1911 and 6 June 1911 in the household of Alton G. Read in Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.9 
Name-ComalsoMary Jane Tower is also commonly known as Jane Tower.2 
Death*She died in 1912.10 
Burial*She was buried in Rockport, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.10 

Family

John Gideon Read b. 27 February 1826, d. 1907
Children

Citations

  1. [S6607] Alpheus Read & Lucy M. Tower marriage, 16 July 1903, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15908, Ref. B4/1903, Number 2907.
  2. [S6609] Certificate of Registration of Death - Alpheus P. Read, death certificate (PANB microfilm F19340, Vol. 111, Regn. #13983, filed 30 October 1937), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Alpheus P. Read.
  3. [S6604] Alpheus P. Read, Microfilm F18759, Code 1867-R-4 (1867), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  4. [S6614] 1861 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household of John G. Read, 1861, Microfilm LAC Roll C-1006, Page 35, Dorchester, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S6619] 1871 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #151, 1871, Microfilm LAC Roll C-10392, Page 44, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S6613] 1881 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #324, 1881, Microfilm LAC Roll C_13183, Page 69, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S6620] 1891 Canada Census - John G. Read, Household #283, 1891, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6306, Page 60, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S6616] 1901 Canada Census - Alton G. Read, Household #114, 12-15 April 1901, Microfilm LAC Roll T-6445, Page 12, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  9. [S6618] 1911 Canada Census - Alton G. Read, Household #36, 3 - 7 June 1911, Microfilm Page 3, Sackville Parish, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  10. [S6671] John Read On-line database, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada; , 1907.

Robert Tower1,2

M, b. 1831, d. before 1903
Last Edited13 Apr 2014
Birth*Robert Tower was born in 1831 in New Brunswick, Canada.2 
Marriage*He married Ellen.1 
Death*Robert Tower died before 1903; a stroke appeared on the marriage registration of his daughter where the father's name would normally be written.1 

Family

Ellen b. 1841
Children

Citations

  1. [S6607] Alpheus Read & Lucy M. Tower marriage, 16 July 1903, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Microfilm F15908, Ref. B4/1903, Number 2907.
  2. [S9222] 1881 Canada, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Robert Tower household Household #317, 1881, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll C_13183, Page 68, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Robert Tower Jr.1

M, b. 1876
FatherRobert Tower1 b. 1831, d. b 1903
MotherEllen1 b. 1841
Last Edited13 Apr 2014
Birth*Robert Tower Jr. was born in 1876 in New Brunswick, Canada.1 
He was the son of Robert Tower and Ellen.1 

Citations

  1. [S9222] 1881 Canada, Sackville, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, of Robert Tower household Household #317, 1881, digital copy of original census page LAC Roll C_13183, Page 68, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Perley Towle1

M, b. circa 1870, d. 20 August 1892
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Perley Towle was born circa 1870.1 
Death*He died on 20 August 1892.1 
Marriage*He married Rena Adell Corey, daughter of Charles A Corey and Adelia D Corey, on 20 August 1892.1 

Family

Rena Adell Corey b. 17 October 1874, d. 10 August 1925

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.

Dorothy Darling Towne

F, b. 29 January 1905, d. 4 October 1976
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer
Last Edited24 Nov 2010
Birth*Dorothy Darling Towne was born on 29 January 1905. 
Marriage*She married William Cleveland Dyer, son of William Osmond Dyer and Mary Angell Arnold, in 1929. 
Death*Dorothy Darling Towne died on 4 October 1976 at age 71. 
Burial*She was buried in Quidnessett Cemetery, North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.1 

Family

William Cleveland Dyer b. 8 March 1904, d. January 1991

Citations

  1. [S1462] Inscription.

Lucius Towne1

M
ChartsDescendants of William White & Susanna
Descendants of William Dyer
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Marriage*Lucius Towne married Nettie J Gleason, daughter of Miner Tuttle Gleason and Frances Ellen Corey, on 10 August 1882 in Greenville, Outgamie County, Wisconsin.1 

Family

Nettie J Gleason b. 3 August 1862

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.

Lola Dale Towns1

F, b. 7 April 1893, d. 23 December 1981
Last Edited26 Mar 2011
Note*Lola Dale (Towns) Dykeman was part of the same graduating class fromLincoln High School in Seattle, WA. in 1912. She married Roe Dykeman 28May 1917 in Victoria, Canada. Roe and Lola lived in Seward, Alaska for afew years in the twenties. Lola taught school out at Long Beach, WA for awhile and she always talked about how much she loved it out there.Students rode their horses up the beach to get to school. Lola died Dec.23, 1981 in Seattle and was cremated in Seattle and her ashes were spreadat Long Beach, Pacific County, Washington after she died in 1981. Herhusband Roe is buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery 500 W. Raye Street,Seattle, King County, Washington on Queen Anne hill next to his motherand father. 
Birth*Lola Dale Towns was born on 7 April 1893 in Michigan, U.S.A..1 
Marriage*She married Capt. Andrew Roe Dykeman, son of Richard Travis Dykeman and Mary Addie Lockwood, on 28 May 1917 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.1 
Death*Lola Dale Towns died on 23 December 1981 in Seattle, King County, Washington, U.S.A., at age 88.1 
Burial*She was buried her cremated ashes were spread at Long Beach, Pacific County, Washington.1 

Family

Capt. Andrew Roe Dykeman b. 15 April 1892, d. 22 January 1970

Citations

  1. [S1039] Melinda McCoy, "Melinda McCoy, compiled records" (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.). . Hereinafter cited as "Melinda McCoy, compiled records."

Adeline Townsend1

F
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Marriage*Adeline Townsend married Longley Randall

Family

Longley Randall
Child

Citations

  1. [S976] Florence Cecelia Estabrooks, Genealogy of the Anglo-Dutch Estabrooks Family (Saint John, New Brunswick: self published, 1935). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Anglo-Dutch Estabrooks Family.

Albenia Ellen Townsend1

F, b. 8 September 1867, d. 1959
FatherThomas Townsend1,2 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 John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Feb 2013
Baptism*Albenia Ellen Townsend was baptized on 8 September 1867 in North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410; the 1901 census has a recorded birth date of 17 July 1873.3 
She was the daughter of Thomas Townsend and Amy Green.1,2 
Name-ComAlbenia Ellen Townsend is commonly known as Ellen Townsend in 1891.4 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe 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
Name-ComAlbenia Ellen Townsend is commonly known as Albenia Townsend in 1901.5 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdShe was enumerated on the census of 25 April 1901 in the household of Thomas Townsend 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.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlbenia Ellen Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Rev. Colin Guilford Townsend in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Colin (age 48) were his sisters Albenia (age 41) and Annie (age 38) and Robert Marchbank (age 43), a boarder. Colin and Robert were farmers. The household religion was Presbyterian.6
Death*Albenia Ellen Townsend died in 1959 in Prince County, Prince Edward Island.7 
Burial*She 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. / 1865-1913.2
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. [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.
  2. [S3201] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Thomas Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  3. [S2405] Marriages, Death & Funerals Baptisms, Page 29, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, North Bedeque United Church Records, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 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. [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.
  6. [S8275] 1911 Census of Canada, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Colin Townsend household #66, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC Microfilm Reels T-20326 to T-20460., Page 7, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  7. [S2563] Marker Inscription for Albenia E. Townsend, Albenia E. Townsend Marker Inscription for Albenia E. Townsend; David A. Walker, August 2004.

Alfred Montague Townsend1

M, b. December 1878
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 John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited1 Feb 2013
Name-ComAlfred Montague Townsend is commonly known as Alfred Townsend; his given name was recorded as Albert in the 1900 US Census.3,4 
BaptismHe was baptized on 29 May 1878 in North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410; Alfred and siblings May Gardiner and Henry Clark were batptised on the same day.1 
Birth*He was born in December 1878 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.5,3 
He was the son of Archibald Townsend and Elizabeth H. Clark.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlfred Montague Townsend 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.5
(Witness) ImmigrationAlfred Montague Townsend immigrated with Elizabeth H. Clark to Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1889; when widowed Eliza moved to the US with her children.3 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlfred Montague 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.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlfred Montague Townsend was enumerated on the census of 18 April 1910 in the household of James Leslie Townsend in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with James (age 45) were his wife Susie (age 34), their son Edward/Everett (age 5), his widowed mother Eliza (Clark) Townsend (age 74), his brothers Alfred (age 32) and Louis/Lewis (age 29). James and Louis/Lewis were travelling salesmen in wholesale coffee, Alfred a wholesale grocery merchant.6
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAlfred Montague Townsend was enumerated on the census of 7 January 1920 in the household of James Leslie Townsend in Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; included in the household with James (age 55) were his wife Susie (age 44), their son Edward (age 15), his brother Alfred (age 42), their widowed mother Eliza (Clark) Townsend (age 83). James was a commercial trader for a tea & coffee firm, Edward was a helper in a dry goods store, Alfred was the owner of a tea & coffee store.4

Citations

  1. [S2407] Baptismal Record: Alfred Montague Townsend, Record Book 1, Page 38, (1878). Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Record: Alfred Montague Townsend.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  3. [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., yU.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S7824] 1920 US Census, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, of James L. Townsend household #123, 7 January 1920, digital image of census page Roll T-625 to T-703, Page 10, National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., yU.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [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.
  6. [S7826] 1910 US Census, Springfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, of James L. Townsend household #28, 18 April 1910, digital image of census page NARA Roll T-624_593, Page 2A, Family History Library microfilm 1374606, National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., yU.S.A., National Archives and Records Administration.

Amanda Townsend1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherJohn Townsend1 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones1
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited11 Oct 2004
Birth*Amanda Townsend was born circa 1866.2 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.1 

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). 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.

Amanda M. E. Townsend1

F, b. 1837
FatherThomas H. Townsend1,2 b. 1781, d. 9 Jan 1841
MotherEunice Read1,2 b. c 1790, d. c 1871
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited11 Apr 2011
Name Variation Amanda M. E. Townsend is also known as Amanda Townshend.2 
Birth*She was born in 1837 in New Brunswick.1 
She was the daughter of Thomas H. Townsend and Eunice Read.1,2 
Alt-BirthAn alternate birth date is in 1835.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmanda M. E. 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).3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmanda M. E. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1861 in the household of William M. Townsend 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.1
Census*Amanda M. E. Townsend appeared on the census of 1871 in Westmorland County, New Brunswick; Amanda was living in the household of Ellen Chapman, and her occupation was dressmaker.4 
Marriage*She married James McKenzie, son of Donald McKenzie and Christina, on 12 February 1872 in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia; they were married by license. James was a bachelor, shoemaker, living in Sackville, New Brunswick. Amanda was a spinster, living in Point de Bute, New Brunswick. James was 42, Amanda 37. The officiating clergyman was Rev. George Miles.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmanda M. E. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1881 in the household of James McKenzie in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; included in the household with James (age 48) were his wife Amanda Townsend (age 45) and their daughter Agnes (age 4). There was also Melburn Easterbrooks (age 22), occupation 'not given', unknown identity.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmanda M. E. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1891 in the household of James McKenzie in Moncton, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada; living in the household with James (age 62) was his wife Amanda Townsend (age 56). James was a shoemaker. They were both Baptists. Their daughter Agnes, who would have been 14 at this census, was not enumerated, and is possibly deceased.6

Family

James McKenzie b. circa 1829
Child

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S5535] Unknown spouses' names, (1872), Marriage Record - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend, Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics, Registration Book 1872, Page 73, Number 51 , unknown manuscript info. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Record - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend.
  3. [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.
  4. [S5496] 1871 Canada Census - Amanda Townsend, Household #22, 1871, Microfilm Roll C_10392, Page 7, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S5498] 1881 Canada Census - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend, Household #287, 1881, Microfilm Roll C_13184, Page 61, Moncton, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  6. [S5497] 1891 Canada Census - James McKenzie & Amanda Townsend, Household #321, 1891, Microfilm Roll T-6306, Moncton, Westmorland County, Westmorland Subdistrict, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Amasa Townsend1

M
Last Edited12 Dec 2002

Family

Phebe Ingham
Child

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.

Amy Elizabeth Townsend1,2

F, b. 14 January 1898, d. 8 September 1986
FatherMajor W. Townsend3 b. 19 Oct 1867, d. 1946
MotherMargaret Ann Brown3 b. 23 May 1874, d. 1947
Relationship3rd cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Feb 2013
Name-ComAmy Elizabeth Townsend is commonly known as Amy Townsend.4 
Name Variation Amy Elizabeth Townsend is also known as Amy.2 
Birth*She was born on 14 January 1898 in Prince Edward Island, Canada.3,2,5 
She was the daughter of Major W. Townsend and Margaret Ann Brown.3 
BaptismAmy Elizabeth Townsend was baptized on 31 July 1898 in the Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; the officiating clergyman was E.M. Dill.3 
Marriage*She married R. Erle MacMurdo, son of Thomas MacMurdo and Janet Cairns.6 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmy Elizabeth Townsend was enumerated on the census of 8 April 1901 in the household of Major W. Townsend in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Major (age 33) were his wife Maggie Brown (age 26), their children Amy (age 3) and James (age 7 months). Major was a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian. They lived on the property adjacent to Major's parents.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAmy Elizabeth Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1911 in the household of Major W. Townsend in Sherbrooke, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Major (age 43) were his wife Margaret Brown (age 37), their children Amy (age 13) and James (age 10), Marion (age 7), Frank (age 6) and Jean (age 4). Major was a farmer. The family religion was Presbyterian.7
Death*Amy Elizabeth Townsend died on 8 September 1986 at age 88.5 
Burial*She was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.36203,-63.72544.
Inscription on back of Thomas MacMurdo tombstone: In Loving Memory Of / R. Erle MacMurdo / Born July 2, 1890 / Died January 20, 1977 / His Wife / Amy E. Townsend / Born January 14, 1898 / Died September 8, 1986. / MACMURDO.8
Back inscription of Thomas MacMurdo tombstone.

Family

R. Erle MacMurdo b. 2 July 1896, d. 20 January 1977
Child

Citations

  1. [S4915] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Frank Wilson Townsend, Book #1, Page 156-157, Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Frank Wilson Townsend.
  2. [S2166] Census return, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [S4916] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Amy Elizabeth Townsend, Book #1, Page 148-149, Presbyterian Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Amy Elizabeth Townsend.
  4. [S7851] 1901 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Major Townsend household #68, 8 April 1901, digital image of census page LAC Roll T-6428 to T-6556, Page 7, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  5. [S6552] Family names on dedication window Memorial stained glass window; North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Left panel: To the Glory of God / R. Erle MacMurdo. 1896 - 1977. / & Amy E. Townsend, His Wife. 1898 - 1986.
    Right panel: And in Memory of / Norman MacMurdo. 1895 - 1991. / & Elizabeth Green, His Wife. 1894 - 1992.
  6. [S6552] Family names on dedication window Memorial stained glass window; North Bedeque United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, Left panel: To the Glory of God / R. Erle MacMurdo. 1896 - 1977. / & Amy E. Townsend, His Wife. 1898 - 1986.
    Right panel: And in Memory of / Norman MacMurdo. 1895 - 1991. / & Elizabeth Green, His Wife. 1894 - 1992.
  7. [S7852] 1911 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Major Townsend household #52, 1 June 1911, digital image of census page LAC Roll T-20326 to T-20460, Pages 5 & 6, Library & Archives Canada, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S3706] Cemetery Marker - Thomas MacMurdo (1844-1918) & Janet Cairns (1856-1947), Thomas MacMurdo (1844-1918) Cemetery Marker; David Arthur Walker, 31 July 2009.
  9. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Ann Townsend1

F, b. 1820, d. 11 April 1887
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 John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited17 Oct 2009
Note*Never married.2 
Birth*Ann Townsend was born in 1820.1 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery.2 
Death*Ann Townsend died on 11 April 1887.1 
Burial*She 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. Ann / Townsend / Died / April 11, 1887, / AEt. 67. / ......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 (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Annie M. Townsend1

F, b. 25 November 1876, d. 1960
FatherThomas Townsend2,1 b. 21 Oct 1832, d. Jul 1910
MotherAmy Green1 b. 23 Nov 1842, d. May 1905
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited3 Feb 2013
Birth*Annie M. Townsend was born on 25 November 1876; her tombstone has a birth year of 1871.2 
She was the daughter of Thomas Townsend and Amy Green.2,1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnnie M. 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.3
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnnie M. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 25 April 1901 in the household of Thomas Townsend 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.4
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdAnnie M. Townsend was enumerated on the census of 1911 in the household of Rev. Colin Guilford Townsend in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Colin (age 48) were his sisters Albenia (age 41) and Annie (age 38) and Robert Marchbank (age 43), a boarder. Colin and Robert were farmers. The household religion was Presbyterian.5
Death*Annie M. Townsend died in 1960.1 
Burial*She 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.

Citations

  1. [S3205] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Annie M. Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  2. [S2166] Census return, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Library & Archives Canada.
  3. [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.
  4. [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.
  5. [S8275] 1911 Census of Canada, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Colin Townsend household #66, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC Microfilm Reels T-20326 to T-20460., Page 7, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Archibald Townsend1

M, b. 1840, d. 20 April 1888
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 John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited1 Feb 2013
Birth*Archibald Townsend was born in 1840 in Prince Edward Island.3 
He was the son of John Townsend and Nancy Ann Montgomery.2 
Marriage*Archibald Townsend married Elizabeth H. Clark on 5 February 1862 in Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island; "Marriage: At Bedeque on the 5th inst. by the Rev. Robert S. Patterson, Mr. Archibald Townsend of Lot 19, to Miss Eliza H. Clark, of Lot 25." ]The Islander Feb. 21, 1862, page 3]. Witnesses were John Townsend and Richard Clark. They were married by license, by Rev. Robert Patterson, recorded 31 March 1862.4,5
Marriage Registration, Archibald Townsend and Eliza H. Clark.
City DirectoryArchibald Townsend appeared in the City Directory in 1864 in Lot 19, Travellers Rest, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Archibald Townsend was listed in the 1864 Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory as owner of a general store.6 
City Directory*He appeared in the City Directory in 1871 in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Event: Living
Year: 1871
Place: Travellers' Rest, St. David's, Twp 19
Province of record source: Prince Edward Island
Comments: Trader.
Source: Prince Edward Island Directory for 1871, The Genealogical Research Library, Toronto, 1984.
Volume/Page(s): 56
Please note: The province and county are associated with the location of the record source and in some cases may not be the same as the place where the event occurred.2 
Census HeadHousehold*He was head of the household in the census of 4 April 1881 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
1881 Canada Census, Archibald Townsend head of household. 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.".
Death*He died on 20 April 1888; When widowed, Eliza moved to the US with her children.2 
Burial*He was buried in North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.36185,-63.72576.
Inscription: Archibald Townsend / Died / April 20, 1888 / AEt. 49 yr's.1
Tombstone, Archibald Townsend (1840-1888). North Bedeque Cemetery, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island.
Front inscription detail.

Family

Elizabeth H. Clark b. February 1838
Children

Citations

  1. [S4871] Cemetery Marker - Archibald Townsend (1840-1888), Archibald Townsend (1840-1888) Tombstone inscription; read by David Walker, 11 August 2010.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). 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. [S2325] "Marriages Book #7, PEI, 1856-1863, p.564" ( PARO, Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada, 46.23533,-63.12547), Prince Edward Island Marriage Registers, 1832-1888 (1861-1863), Page 564, Image 22.. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages Book #7, PEI, 1856-1863, p.564."
  5. [S3985] Marriage: Archibald Townsend and Eliza H. Clark, The Islander, Charlottetown, Feb. 21, 1862, Page 3. Hereinafter cited as The Islander.
  6. [S3986] Hutchinson, Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864, (Charlottetown: Hutchinson, 1864). Hereinafter cited as Hutchinson's P.E.I. Directory - 1864.
  7. [S7823] Baptism transcription - James Leslie Townsend, PARO Baptismal Index, Trinity United Church, Summerside, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Book 1, Page 3, (8 May 1868). Hereinafter cited as Baptism transcription.

Azella Townsend1

F, b. circa 1856
FatherJohn Townsend1 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones1
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited11 Oct 2004
Birth*Azella Townsend was born circa 1856.2 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.1 

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). 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.

Benjamin F. Townsend

M, b. 6 February 1876
FatherRichard M. Townsend b. 11 Jul 1831, d. 24 Jul 1901
MotherCharity Ann Lefurgey b. 23 Nov 1831, d. 31 Oct 1911
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Benjamin F. Townsend was born on 6 February 1876 in Kansas, U.S.A.
He was the son of Richard M. Townsend and Charity Ann Lefurgey

Bertha Townsend1

F, b. circa 1869
FatherArchibald Townsend1 b. 1840, d. 20 Apr 1888
MotherElizabeth H. Clark1 b. Feb 1838
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited20 Nov 2009
Name Variation Bertha Townsend is also known as Albertie Townsend.2 
Birth*She was born circa 1869 in Prince Edward Island.2 
She was the daughter of Archibald Townsend and Elizabeth H. Clark.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBertha Townsend 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.2

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [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.

Bruce Douglas Townsend Sr.1

M, b. 6 October 1900
FatherThomas Humphrey Townsend2 b. 15 Oct 1849, d. 28 Feb 1936
MotherAdalaide Wallace2 b. 5 Jun 1868, d. 17 Apr 1934
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of William Wallace
Descendants of John Cannon & Hannah
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited21 Apr 2013
Name-ComBruce Douglas Townsend Sr. is commonly known as Bruce.3,4 
Birth*He was born on 6 October 1900 in Jolicure, Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Canada.5,3 
He was the son of Thomas Humphrey Townsend and Adalaide Wallace.2 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdBruce Douglas Townsend Sr. 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 HeadHouseholdBruce Douglas Townsend Sr. was enumerated on the census of 1 June 1911 in the household of Adalaide Wallace in Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Adelaide (Ada on the census form) was head of household, but not a widow. There is an entry stating that "husband is in Jolicure, NB". Thomas and son Seymour were living on the Jolicure farm at the time of this census. Ada's other children were living with her in Amherst (Gertrude 22, Devonia 19, Gwendolyn 13 and Bruce 10). This must have been a boarding house as there were seven boarders, including Arthur Preston Walker. One must assume that through this connection with the Townshend family he met his future wife, Ella Mae Townshend. Thomas H. Townshend is a 1st cousin of Ella's father, Frank Townshend. Ada's husband Thomas was listed in the 1991 Census as head of household on the farm in Jolicure with son Seymour, 15.4 
Immigration*Bruce Douglas Townsend Sr. immigrated to Massachusetts, U.S.A., in 1923.6  
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe was enumerated on the census of 3 April 1930 in the household of William Seymour Townsend 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.6
Marriage*Bruce Douglas Townsend Sr. married Natalie Blake on 21 September 1931 in Pepperell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A..1 

Family

Natalie Blake b. 25 November 1908

Citations

  1. [S1345] Roy Ashley Wallace, compiler, Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988 (Prince Edward Island, Canada: Privately published, after 1988). Hereinafter cited as Preserving the Wallace Family 1758-1988.
  2. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend (Toronto, Ontario). Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  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. [S2416] Census 1911: Ada Townshend - Amherst, NS, Adelaide (Ada) Townshend #168, 1911, PDF of original microfilm unknown film, Amherst, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Page 16, Edwards, Ontario, Canada, David Arthur Walker.
  5. [S8257] Births - Registration Division of Westmorland County, birth registration entry, digital copy of original image PANB film F18058, Code A5/1900, Number 5226 (5 October 1900), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  6. [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.

Charles Townsend

M, b. 7 March 1871
FatherRichard M. Townsend b. 11 Jul 1831, d. 24 Jul 1901
MotherCharity Ann Lefurgey b. 23 Nov 1831, d. 31 Oct 1911
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Charles Townsend was born on 7 March 1871 in Kansas, U.S.A.
He was the son of Richard M. Townsend and Charity Ann Lefurgey

Charlotte Townsend1

F, b. 27 July 1766
FatherJames Townsend1 b. 1739, d. 20 Dec 1806
MotherElizabeth Davis1 b. 1726, d. 17 Apr 1795
Relationship4th great-grandaunt of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited4 Mar 2007
Biographical Note* She is an unknown daughter who may have remained in England.1 
BirthCharlotte Townsend was born circa 1766 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.1 
Baptism*She was baptized on 27 July 1766 in Longcot Parish, Berkshire, England.1 
She was the daughter of James Townsend and Elizabeth Davis.1 
Burial*Charlotte Townsend was buried on 28 June 1767 in Longcot Parish Cemetery, Berkshire, England.1 

Citations

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

Clara B. Townsend1

F, b. circa 1870
FatherJohn Townsend1 b. c 1821
MotherMary Jane Jones1
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Descendants of Edward Converse & Sarah Smith
Descendants of William Read
Last Edited11 Oct 2004
Birth*Clara B. Townsend was born circa 1870.1 
She was the daughter of John Townsend and Mary Jane Jones.1 

Citations

  1. [S2160] Census 1871: Westmorland Parish, 1871, census return C10392, , Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.

Rev. Colin Guilford Townsend1,2

M, b. 8 October 1865, d. 1913
FatherThomas Townsend3 b. 21 Oct 1832, d. Jul 1910
MotherAmy Green3 b. 23 Nov 1842, d. May 1905
Relationship2nd cousin 3 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Townsend & Catherine Abel
Last Edited29 Apr 2013
Birth*Rev. Colin Guilford Townsend was born on 8 October 1865; the 1901 census has a birth year of 1869, and the 1911 census has a birth date of 1867, both of which conflict with his baptismal record.4,1 
He was the son of Thomas Townsend and Amy Green.3 
BaptismRev. Colin Guilford Townsend was baptized on 10 December 1865 in United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, 46.36518,-63.72410.1 
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdHe 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.5
(Witness) Census HeadHouseholdRev. Colin Guilford Townsend was enumerated on the census of 25 April 1901 in the household of Thomas Townsend 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
Census HeadHousehold*Rev. Colin Guilford Townsend was head of the household in the census of 1911 in Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada; included in the household with Colin (age 48) were his sisters Albenia (age 41) and Annie (age 38) and Robert Marchbank (age 43), a boarder. Colin and Robert were farmers. The household religion was Presbyterian.7
1911 Canada Census, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Household of Colin Townsend, his sisters Albenia and Annie, and Robert Marchbank, a boarder.
Death*He died in 1913.8 
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. / 1865-1913.8
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. [S4912] Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Colin Guilford Townsend, Book #1, Page 28, United Church, North Bedeque, Prince County, Prince Edward Island. Hereinafter cited as Baptismal Index, PARO, Charlottetown, P.E.I. - Baptismal Record - Colin Guilford Townsend.
  2. [S3201] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Thomas Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  3. [S3205] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Annie M. Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.
  4. [S2166] Census return, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Library & Archives Canada.
  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. [S8275] 1911 Census of Canada, Lot 19, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, of Colin Townsend household #66, 1911, digital copy of original image LAC Microfilm Reels T-20326 to T-20460., Page 7, Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Library & Archives Canada.
  8. [S3204] Cemetery Marker Thomas Townsend & Amy Green, Colin Townsend Tombstone inscription; David A. Walker, 17 July 2004.

Daniel Townsend1

M
Last Edited12 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S1415] Elias Loomis, Descendants of Joseph Loomis in America Published by the Author, 1909), 151. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Joseph Loomis.