John Y. Townsend1

M, b. circa 1800
FatherElias Townsend (s/o Chas h/o Edy Collins)1 b. c 1746, d. b 12 Jan 1821
MotherEdith 'Edy' Collins1 b. c 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1800John Y. Townsend was born circa 1800 at Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.

Whitta Jones1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Whitta Jones was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*1 October 1778He married Esther 'Hessie' Townsend, daughter of Charles Townsend III and Mary Clendaniel, on 1 October 1778 at Indian River, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Family

Esther 'Hessie' Townsend b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.

Ezekiel Collins1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Ezekiel Collins was born circa 1750 at Sussex Co, DE.1 
Marriage*before 1788He married Esther 'Hessie' Townsend, daughter of Charles Townsend III and Mary Clendaniel, before 1788.1 

Family

Esther 'Hessie' Townsend b. c 1748

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.

Sarah (-----)1

F, b. circa 1745
Last Edited3 Aug 2013
Birth*circa 1745Sarah (-----) was born circa 1745 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1783She married Elias Townsend (s/o Solm), son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), before 1783 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore 1783 As of before 1783,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Elias Townsend (s/o Solm) b. 13 Apr 1742, d. a 1794
Children 1.Martha 'Patsy' Townsend1 b. c 1780
 2.Milly Townsend1 b. 1 Apr 1792
 3.Nancy Townsend1 b. Dec 1793

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.

Martha 'Patsy' Townsend1

F, b. circa 1780
FatherElias Townsend (s/o Solm)2 b. 13 Apr 1742, d. a 1794
MotherSarah (-----)2 b. c 1745
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*circa 1780Martha 'Patsy' Townsend was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 July 1797She married Walton Collins on 18 July 1797 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name18 July 1797 As of 18 July 1797,her married name was Collins. 
Marriage*19 November 1803Martha 'Patsy' Townsend married Sewell Dryden on 19 November 1803 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name19 November 1803 As of 19 November 1803,her married name was Dryden. 

Family 1

Walton Collins b. c 1775, d. b 22 Oct 1802

Family 2

Sewell Dryden b. c 1762, d. a 1810

Citations

  1. [S297] Leslie Powell Dryden, Dryden Family and Descendants Book I, p. 68 (item#127 Sewell Dryden).
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.

Milly Townsend1

F, b. 1 April 1792
FatherElias Townsend (s/o Solm)1 b. 13 Apr 1742, d. a 1794
MotherSarah (-----)1 b. c 1745
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*1 April 1792Milly Townsend was born on 1 April 1792 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.
  2. [S297] Leslie Powell Dryden, Dryden Family and Descendants Book I, p. 68 (item#127 Sewell Dryden).

Nancy Townsend1

F, b. December 1793
FatherElias Townsend (s/o Solm)1 b. 13 Apr 1742, d. a 1794
MotherSarah (-----)1 b. c 1745
Last Edited10 Sep 2018
Birth*December 1793Nancy Townsend was born in December 1793 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.
  2. [S297] Leslie Powell Dryden, Dryden Family and Descendants Book I, p. 68 (item#127 Sewell Dryden).

Mary Wonnell1

F, b. 24 February 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*24 February 1755Mary Wonnell was born on 24 February 1755 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*August 1776She married William Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), in August 1776 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married NameAugust 1776 As of August 1776,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

William Townsend b. 18 Sep 1742
Children 1.Levin Townsend2 b. 1778
 2.Eleanor Townsend2 b. 27 Oct 1780
 3.William Townsend2 b. 23 May 1783
 4.Martha Townsend2 b. c 1786
 5.Sarah 'Sally' Townsend2 b. c 1787
 6.Jane Maria Townsend2 b. c 1789
 7.Eliza Townsend2 b. c 1791

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 21.
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Levin Townsend1

M, b. 1778
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*1778Levin Townsend was born in 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Eleanor Townsend1

F, b. 27 October 1780
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*27 October 1780Eleanor Townsend was born on 27 October 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

William Townsend1

M, b. 23 May 1783
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*23 May 1783William Townsend was born on 23 May 1783 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Martha Townsend1

F, b. circa 1786
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1786Martha Townsend was born circa 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Sarah 'Sally' Townsend1

F, b. circa 1787
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1787Sarah 'Sally' Townsend was born circa 1787 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Jane Maria Townsend1

F, b. circa 1789
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1789Jane Maria Townsend was born circa 1789 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Eliza Townsend1

F, b. circa 1791
FatherWilliam Townsend1 b. 18 Sep 1742
MotherMary Wonnell1 b. 24 Feb 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1791Eliza Townsend was born circa 1791 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Mary Fleming1

F, b. 27 April 1750, d. before 8 September 1812
FatherJohn Fleming1 b. c 1725
MotherSarah Cox1 b. c 1730
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*27 April 1750Mary Fleming was born on 27 April 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*October 1770She married Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas), son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), in October 1770 at Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Married NameOctober 1770 As of October 1770,her married name was Townsend. 
Will*8 July 1811Mary made a will on 8 July 1811 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*before 8 September 1812She died before 8 September 1812 at Somerset Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 

Family

Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas) b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
Children 1.Grace Townsend1 b. 21 Nov 1771, d. b 1850
 2.Elizabeth Townsend1 b. 2 Oct 1775
 3.William Townsend3 b. 1 Feb 1778
 4.Lemuel Townsend3 b. 10 Jun 1782
 5.Susannah Townsend1 b. 5 Apr 1785
 6.Priscilla Townsend1 b. May 1788
 7.Sally Townsend1 b. c 1789
 8.John Townsend1 b. 23 Jul 1790

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 269 (John Townsend Family).
  3. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 34.

John Fleming1

M, b. circa 1725
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1725John Fleming was born circa 1725 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1748He married Sarah Cox circa 1748 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Sarah Cox b. c 1730
Child 1.Mary Fleming+1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Sarah Cox1

F, b. circa 1730
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1730Sarah Cox was born circa 1730 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1748She married John Fleming circa 1748 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1748 As of circa 1748,her married name was Fleming. 

Family

John Fleming b. c 1725
Child 1.Mary Fleming+1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Grace Townsend1

F, b. 21 November 1771, d. before 1850
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*21 November 1771Grace Townsend was born on 21 November 1771 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*before 1850She died before 1850 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Elizabeth Townsend1

F, b. 2 October 1775
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*2 October 1775Elizabeth Townsend was born on 2 October 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 September 1796She married Isaac Brittingham on 29 September 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name29 September 1796 As of 29 September 1796,her married name was Brittingham. 

Family

Isaac Brittingham b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Isaac Brittingham1

M, b. circa 1770
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1770Isaac Brittingham was born circa 1770 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 September 1796He married Elizabeth Townsend, daughter of Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas) and Mary Fleming, on 29 September 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Elizabeth Townsend b. 2 Oct 1775

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

William Townsend1

M, b. 1 February 1778
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*1 February 1778William Townsend was born on 1 February 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 34.

Lemuel Townsend1

M, b. 10 June 1782
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*10 June 1782Lemuel Townsend was born on 10 June 1782 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 34.

Susannah Townsend1

F, b. 5 April 1785
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*5 April 1785Susannah Townsend was born on 5 April 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*16 June 1809She married Thomas Dorman on 16 June 1809 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name16 June 1809 As of 16 June 1809,her married name was Dorman. 

Family

Thomas Dorman b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Thomas Dorman1

M, b. circa 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1780Thomas Dorman was born circa 1780.1 
Marriage*16 June 1809He married Susannah Townsend, daughter of Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas) and Mary Fleming, on 16 June 1809 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Susannah Townsend b. 5 Apr 1785

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Priscilla Townsend1

F, b. May 1788
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*May 1788Priscilla Townsend was born in May 1788 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*20 December 1808She married Benjamin Dennis on 20 December 1808 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name20 December 1808 As of 20 December 1808,her married name was Dennis. 

Family

Benjamin Dennis b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Benjamin Dennis1

M, b. circa 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1780Benjamin Dennis was born circa 1780.1 
Marriage*20 December 1808He married Priscilla Townsend, daughter of Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas) and Mary Fleming, on 20 December 1808 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Priscilla Townsend b. May 1788

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Sally Townsend1

F, b. circa 1789
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1789Sally Townsend was born circa 1789 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

John Townsend1

M, b. 23 July 1790
FatherSolomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas)1 b. 15 Jul 1744, d. b 17 Jun 1808
MotherMary Fleming1 b. 27 Apr 1750, d. b 8 Sep 1812
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*23 July 1790John Townsend was born on 23 July 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*21 August 1818He married Margaret 'Peggy' Dale on 21 August 1818.1 

Family

Margaret 'Peggy' Dale b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Margaret 'Peggy' Dale1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1800Margaret 'Peggy' Dale was born circa 1800.1 
Marriage*21 August 1818She married John Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Solm of Chas) and Mary Fleming, on 21 August 1818.1 
Married Name21 August 1818 As of 21 August 1818,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

John Townsend b. 23 Jul 1790

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

Rebecca 'Rebekah' (-----)1

F, b. circa 1755
Last Edited15 Feb 2013
Birth*circa 1755Rebecca 'Rebekah' (-----) was born circa 1755.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married James Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1775.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

James Townsend b. 5 Nov 1751
Children 1.Priscilla 'Presse' Townsend+2 b. 8 Mar 1780, d. 11 Feb 1815
 2.Hesse Townsend1 b. 17 Feb 1792

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.
  2. [S2271] Townsends & Johnsons, Townsend Family Bible.

Hesse Townsend1

F, b. 17 February 1792
FatherJames Townsend1 b. 5 Nov 1751
MotherRebecca 'Rebekah' (-----)1 b. c 1755
Last Edited17 Jun 2012
Birth*17 February 1792Hesse Townsend was born on 17 February 1792 at St. George's P.E. Church, Indian River, Sussex Co, DE.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.

(-----) (-----)1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1760(-----) (-----) was born circa 1760.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Zadock Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Zadock Townsend b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
Children 1.Hester 'Hetty' Townsend1 b. c 1783
 2.Peter Townsend2 b. 6 Dec 1790

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 35.

Hester 'Hetty' Townsend1

F, b. circa 1783
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited1 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1783Hester 'Hetty' Townsend was born circa 1783 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage16 January 1799She married Major Lindsay, son of James Lindsay and (-----) (-----), on 16 January 1799 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Mager(sic) Lindsy and Hetty Townsend.2 
Married Name16 January 1799 As of 16 January 1799,her married name was Lindsay. 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Major Lindsay1

M, b. circa 1777
FatherJames Lindsay2 b. c 1750, d. b 22 Apr 1796
Mother(-----) (-----)2 b. c 1750
Last Edited1 Oct 2018
Birth*circa 1777Major Lindsay was born circa 1777 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Father's*13 October 1794Major was named in his father's will on 13 October 1794 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will James Lindsey gave to son Mathias, tract Millbranch and named John Ennis Extr. To son Major plantation where I live. To daughter Betty. Beach land bought of John Howard to be sold. Witt: Robert Schoolfield, John Milbourn and Samuel Bradford.2 
Marriage*16 January 1799He married Hester 'Hetty' Townsend, daughter of Zadock Townsend and (-----) (-----), on 16 January 1799 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Mager(sic) Lindsy and Hetty Townsend.3 

Family

Hester 'Hetty' Townsend b. c 1783

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 22.
  2. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 25 (will of James Lindsey).
  3. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Peter Townsend1

M, b. 6 December 1790
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
Mother(-----) (-----)1 b. c 1760
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*6 December 1790Peter Townsend was born on 6 December 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 35.

Mary Townsend1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1775Mary Townsend was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*10 June 1799She married Zadock Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), on 10 June 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Zadock Townsend b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
Children 1.Littleton (of Zadock) Townsend1 b. c 1785
 2.Nancy Townsend1 b. c 1800
 3.James Townsend1 b. c 1802
 4.Benjamin Townsend1 b. 1804

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Nancy Townsend1

F, b. circa 1800
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
MotherMary Townsend1 b. c 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1800Nancy Townsend was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 October 1816She married Isaac Taylor on 5 October 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name5 October 1816 As of 5 October 1816,her married name was Taylor. 

Family

Isaac Taylor b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Isaac Taylor1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1790Isaac Taylor was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 October 1816He married Nancy Townsend, daughter of Zadock Townsend and Mary Townsend, on 5 October 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Nancy Townsend b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Littleton (of Zadock) Townsend1

M, b. circa 1785
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
MotherMary Townsend1 b. c 1775
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Descendants of Thomas Welburne (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited26 Nov 2016
Birth*circa 1785Littleton (of Zadock) Townsend was born circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage5 January 1810He married Rose 'Rosey' Hornsby, daughter of Major Hornsby and Susanna Cutler, on 5 January 1810 at Accomack Co, VA. Elijah Beauchamp was security on the M.L.B. of Littleton Townsend and Rose Hornsby.2 
Will - Wife's30 January 1815Littleton was named in his wife's will on 30 January 1815 at St. George Parish, Accomack Co, VA.3 
Marriage*27 June 1817He married Andesiah Beauchamp on 27 June 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Andesiah Beauchamp b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.
  2. [S558] Nora Miller Turman, Accomack Co, VA, Marriage Records, 1776-1854 (Recorded in Bonds, Licenses and Ministers's Returns).
  3. [S688] Barry W. Miles & Moody K. Miles III, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1800-1860, p. 541 (will of Rosannah Townsend, St. George Parish).

Andesiah Beauchamp1

F, b. circa 1800
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1800Andesiah Beauchamp was born circa 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*27 June 1817She married Littleton (of Zadock) Townsend, son of Zadock Townsend and Mary Townsend, on 27 June 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name27 June 1817 As of 27 June 1817,her married name was Townsend. 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

James Townsend1

M, b. circa 1802
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
MotherMary Townsend1 b. c 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1802James Townsend was born circa 1802 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Benjamin Townsend1

M, b. 1804
FatherZadock Townsend1 b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822
MotherMary Townsend1 b. c 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*1804Benjamin Townsend was born in 1804 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Tabitha Willis1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1760Tabitha Willis was born circa 1760 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 May 1807She married Zadock Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), on 19 May 1807 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name19 May 1807 As of 19 May 1807,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Zadock Townsend b. 23 Jun 1757, d. b 15 Oct 1822

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Jemima (-----)1

F, b. circa 1765
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1765Jemima (-----) was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Denwood Townsend, son of Solomon Townsend (s/o Chas I) and Elizabeth (-----), circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Denwood Townsend b. 24 Jun 1759, d. 1807
Child 1.Ephraim Townsend1 b. c 1789

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Ephraim Townsend1

M, b. circa 1789
FatherDenwood Townsend1 b. 24 Jun 1759, d. 1807
MotherJemima (-----)1 b. c 1765
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1789Ephraim Townsend was born circa 1789 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Capt. Matthew (of Thos of Matthew) Purnell1,2

M, b. circa 1755, d. before 23 August 1791
FatherThomas Purnell2 b. c 1729, d. b 25 Jun 1773
MotherElizabeth 'Betty' Marshall2 b. c 1734, d. Dec 1796
ChartsDescendants of Richard Kellam (Gentleman, Occahannock)
Last Edited10 Jun 2015
Birth*circa 1755Capt. Matthew (of Thos of Matthew) Purnell was born circa 1755 at Worcester Co, MD.2 
Will - Grfath's*8 November 1760Matthew was named in his grandfather's will on 8 November 1760 at Worcester Co, MD. In his will Mathew Purnell, wife Martha, named grandchildren Thomas, Levi & Sarah, sons of Levi (dec'd), son Azariah, son John, son Thomas, grandson Mathew, son of Thomas, after his father's deceased & if Mathew should died without issue, then to 4th son of my son Thomas, if such there be, son Elisha (under age), son Jeptha, son Benjamin, son Mathew if he returns before son William turns 18, daughters Catherine and Mary Purnell.3,4 
Will - Father's*19 April 1772Matthew was named in his father's will on 19 April 1772 at Worcester Co, MD. To son Marthew Purnell all lands willed to me by my father Marthew, part of tract "Purnells Industry," 60 aces, if he dies without issue to my son Thos. Purnell. To brother Elisha Purnell land lying next his provided he pay my Extr 29 shillings. To Thomas Purnell, my brother Ley's son, part of tract "Purnell's Industry." So son Isaac Purnell rest of tract "Purnells Industry," except 100 acres and it to be laid off at the old bridge then running to Solomon Collings' line and thence to the line of a tract called Sandown and along that line to Bradford's line, then to the branch, to be sold; Negro boy James, bed and furniture. To son Zadue Purnell Negro boy Nimrod, bed and furniture. To son Peter Purnell Negro boy Bosan and a mare. To son Thomas Purnell Negro girl Judy, 2 cows and calves. Daughter Sary Marshall Purnell Negro wench Doll, 2 cows and calves, iron pot, petwer plates & dishes. To son Robert Purnell Negro boy Doiel and yoke of oxen. To son James Purnell £20. To Thomas Purnell son of Thomas to take my son Thomas Purnell and his estate until he is of age. Wife Elizabeth Purnell Extr. Zadick Purnell Overseer. Witt: Joh Duncan, Thos. Duncan & John Purnell. Codicil 15 Mar 1773 - To son Walter (Walton) Purnell Negro girl Lydia purchased from Angelo Atkinson, if he dies before becoming of age to my daughter Sarah. Witt: John Rosse, Thomas Duncan & Smith Bishop.5,6 
Marriage*circa 1778He married Mary Houston, daughter of James (of Joseph) Houston and Mary (of Thos of Thos) Dixon, circa 1778 at Worcester Co, MD.1,2 
Will*16 June 1791Matthew made a will on 16 June 1791 at Worcester Co, MD. I Matthew Purnell of Worcester County and Province of Maryland being in sound mind . . . ITEM - I give and bequeath to my son Levi Purnell all the tract of land that I now live on called Purnells Industry, but if he should die without an heir lawfully begotten of his body, then to my son Moses Purnell and I likewise give to my son Levi Purnell my Negro boy called Abel. Likewise to m son Moses Purnell 100 acres of land being a part of tract of land called Addition to Thurbin, except my sister Sarah Marshall Townsend should die before my mother and if she should then I give my mother that 100 acres of land called Addition to Thurbin during her natural live and for her to take my son Moses Purnell to live with her and at her death to my son Moses Purnell, but if my son Moses Purnell should die without an heir lawfully begotten of his body then to fall to my son Levi Purnell. ITEM - I give to my daughter Charlotty my Negro boy called Ben and one bed and furniture and two cows and calves and ten head of sheep, but if she should died without an heir lawfully begotten of her body, then to fall to my daughter Elizabeth Marshall Purnell. I likewise give to my daughter Elizabeth Marshall Purnell my Negro girl called Hetti, she and her increase and one bed and furniture and two cows and calves to her during her natural life, but if she should die without an heir lawfully begotten of her body, then to fall to my daughter Charlotty Purnell. I like wise leave my son Levi Purnell at age at 18 years of age and to receive his property that I have given him. I likewise leave to my well beloved wife Mary Purnell all the remaining part of my estate after paying all the lawful debts that shall come against me. ITEM - I give to my uncle Elisha Purnell my best hat and letute coat. Lastly I do hereby constitute and appoint my well beloved wife Mary Purnell and her brother James Houstan to be sole executors of this my last will and testament. I have hereunto set my hand and fixed my seal June the 16th day 1791. Signed: Matthew Purnell. Witt: Elisha Purnell, Moses Chaille, William Davis.7,8 
Death*before 23 August 1791He died before 23 August 1791 at Worcester Co, MD. On 23 Aug 1791 Mary Purnell and James Houston made oath that this was the true and whole will and testament of Matthew Purnell of Worcester County deceased. On the same date Elisha Purnell, Moses Chaille & William Davis the witnesses made oath that they heard him publish, pronounce and declare the same to be his last will and testament.7,8 

Family

Mary Houston b. c 1759, d. b 20 Dec 1822
Children 1.Levi Purnell7 b. c 1780
 2.Charlotte Purnell+7 b. c 1782
 3.Elizabeth Marshall Purnell7 b. c 1784, d. b 26 Feb 1830
 4.Moses Purnell+2 b. c 1785, d. b 19 Apr 1859

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.
  2. [S1955] C.R.V. 'Rob' Hall,.
  3. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 12, 1759-1764, p. 62 (will of Mathew Purnell, wife Martha, Worcester Co.).
  4. [S2002] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, 1759-1769, p. 11 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Martha).
  5. [S2200] Maryland Probate Records 1674-1774, CD #5206, Calendar of Wills, Vol 15, 1772-1774, p. 63-64 (will of Thomas Purnell, wife Elizabeth, Worcester Co.).
  6. [S825] Ruth Dryden, Worcester County, MD, Will Book JW4, 1769-1783, p. 23 (will of Thomas Purnell, wife Elizabeth).
  7. [S2148] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book JW, 1790-1799, p. 4 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Mary).
  8. [S2482] Worcester Co, MD, Wills, 1790-1799, p. 38 (will of Matthew Purnell, wife Mary).

Sally P. Townsend1

F, b. circa 1796, d. before 8 June 1822
FatherRobert Townsend1 b. 30 Oct 1749
MotherMary Houston1 b. c 1759, d. b 20 Dec 1822
Last Edited9 Aug 2018
Birth*circa 1796Sally P. Townsend was born circa 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 November 1817She married Parker Bowen on 19 November 1817 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as parker Bowen and Sally Townsend.2 
Married Name19 November 1817 As of 19 November 1817,her married name was Bowen. 
Death*before 8 June 1822Sally P. Townsend died before 8 June 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. She was evidently dec'd by this date as her mother Mary Townsend named grandchildren Mary Houston Bowen and grandson Handy Bowen, children of Parker Bowen in her will.3 

Family

Parker Bowen b. c 1795
Children 1.Mary Houston Bowen3 b. c 1818
 2.Handy Bowen3 b. c 1820
 3.Susan Amanda Bowen+4 b. 1 Feb 1833, d. 1902

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.
  3. [S2151] Ruth Dryden, Worcester Co, MD, Will Book MH-2, 1813-1822, p. 42 (will of Mary Townsend).
  4. [S2848] Miriam Riggs, Ancestors of Reed Mapp Ennis.

Nancy Ker1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Nancy Ker was born circa 1750. 
Marriage*circa 1768She married Robert Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, circa 1768. 
Married Namecirca 1768 As of circa 1768,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Robert Townsend b. 30 Oct 1749
Children 1.Charles Townsend1 b. c 1769
 2.Robert Townsend1 b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Charles Townsend1

M, b. circa 1769
FatherRobert Townsend1 b. 30 Oct 1749
MotherNancy Ker1 b. c 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1769Charles Townsend was born circa 1769 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Robert Townsend1

M, b. circa 1774
FatherRobert Townsend1 b. 30 Oct 1749
MotherNancy Ker1 b. c 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1774Robert Townsend was born circa 1774 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*14 April 1795He married Nancy Purnell on 14 April 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Nancy Purnell b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Nancy Purnell1

F, b. circa 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1775Nancy Purnell was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*14 April 1795She married Robert Townsend, son of Robert Townsend and Nancy Ker, on 14 April 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name14 April 1795 As of 14 April 1795,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Robert Townsend b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 23.

Betsy Tilghman1

F, b. circa 1765, d. before 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1765Betsy Tilghman was born circa 1765 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1785She married Charles Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, circa 1785 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namecirca 1785 As of circa 1785,her married name was Townsend. 
Death*before 1816Betsy Tilghman died before 1816 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Charles Townsend b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
Children 1.Luke Townsend1 b. c 1786
 2.Charles Townsend1 b. c 1787, d. a 1843
 3.Isaac Townsend1 b. c 1788
 4.Ephraim T. Townsend1 b. c 1789
 5.Joseph Townsend1 b. c 1791
 6.Anna Townsend1 b. c 1793
 7.Robert Townsend1 b. c 1794
 8.Grace Townsend1 b. c 1795
 9.Amelia 'Milly' Townsend1 b. c 1796, d. b 12 Nov 1822
 10.Mary Tilghman Townsend1 b. c 1798

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Luke Townsend1

M, b. circa 1786
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1786Luke Townsend was born circa 1786 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Charles Townsend1

M, b. circa 1787, d. after 1843
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1787Charles Townsend was born circa 1787 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*after 1843He died after 1843 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Isaac Townsend1

M, b. circa 1788
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1788Isaac Townsend was born circa 1788 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Ephraim T. Townsend1

M, b. circa 1789
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1789Ephraim T. Townsend was born circa 1789 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Joseph Townsend1

M, b. circa 1791
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1791Joseph Townsend was born circa 1791 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Anna Townsend1

F, b. circa 1793
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1793Anna Townsend was born circa 1793 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Robert Townsend1

M, b. circa 1794
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1794Robert Townsend was born circa 1794 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*23 July 1806He married Henrietta Roach on 23 July 1806 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 February 1817Robert Townsend married Henrietta Dryden on 19 February 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family 1

Henrietta Roach b. c 1788

Family 2

Henrietta Dryden b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Henrietta Roach1

F, b. circa 1788
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1788Henrietta Roach was born circa 1788 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*23 July 1806She married Robert Townsend, son of Charles Townsend and Betsy Tilghman, on 23 July 1806 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name23 July 1806 As of 23 July 1806,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Robert Townsend b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Henrietta Dryden1

F, b. circa 1795
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1795Henrietta Dryden was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*19 February 1817She married Robert Townsend, son of Charles Townsend and Betsy Tilghman, on 19 February 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name19 February 1817 As of 19 February 1817,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Robert Townsend b. c 1794

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Grace Townsend1

F, b. circa 1795
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1795Grace Townsend was born circa 1795 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 October 1815She married Littleton Hudson on 18 October 1815 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name18 October 1815 As of 18 October 1815,her married name was Hudson. 

Family

Littleton Hudson b. c 1790

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Littleton Hudson1

M, b. circa 1790
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1790Littleton Hudson was born circa 1790 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*18 October 1815He married Grace Townsend, daughter of Charles Townsend and Betsy Tilghman, on 18 October 1815 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Grace Townsend b. c 1795

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Amelia 'Milly' Townsend1

F, b. circa 1796, d. before 12 November 1822
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1796Amelia 'Milly' Townsend was born circa 1796 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Will*5 September 1822Amelia made a will on 5 September 1822 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Death*before 12 November 1822She died before 12 November 1822 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that her will was probated.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Mary Tilghman Townsend1

F, b. circa 1798
FatherCharles Townsend1 b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821
MotherBetsy Tilghman1 b. c 1765, d. b 1816
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1798Mary Tilghman Townsend was born circa 1798 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Baker1

F, b. circa 1774
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1774Elizabeth 'Betsy' Baker was born circa 1774 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*16 September 1817She married Charles Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, on 16 September 1817 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name16 September 1817 As of 16 September 1817,her married name was Townsend. 
Marriage*4 December 1821Elizabeth 'Betsy' Baker married Joshua Dryden on 4 December 1821 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Joshua Dryden and Elizabeth Townsend.2 
Married Name4 December 1821 As of 4 December 1821,her married name was Dryden. 

Family 1

Charles Townsend b. 29 Mar 1752, d. b 15 May 1821

Family 2

Joshua Dryden b. c 1775

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.
  2. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Joshua Dryden1

M, b. circa 1775
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1775Joshua Dryden was born circa 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*4 December 1821He married Elizabeth 'Betsy' Baker on 4 December 1821 at Worcester Co, MD. They were shown as Joshua Dryden and Elizabeth Townsend.1 

Family

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Baker b. c 1774

Citations

  1. [S594] Jody Powell, Worcester Co, MD, Marriage Records, 1795-1865.

Lucy Light1

F, b. circa 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1755Lucy Light was born circa 1755 at Frederick Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1775She married Benjamin Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, circa 1775 at Delaware.1 
Married Namecirca 1775 As of circa 1775,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Benjamin Townsend b. 11 Nov 1753
Child 1.Benjamin Townsend1 b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Benjamin Townsend1

M, b. circa 1776
FatherBenjamin Townsend1 b. 11 Nov 1753
MotherLucy Light1 b. c 1755
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1776Benjamin Townsend was born circa 1776 at Frederick Co, MD.1 
Marriage*29 April 1797He married Christina Coore on 29 April 1797 at Frederick Co, MD.1 

Family

Christina Coore b. c 1780

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Christina Coore1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1780Christina Coore was born circa 1780.1 
Marriage*29 April 1797She married Benjamin Townsend, son of Benjamin Townsend and Lucy Light, on 29 April 1797 at Frederick Co, MD.1 
Married Name29 April 1797 As of 29 April 1797,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Benjamin Townsend b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen1

F, b. circa 1780, d. 26 April 1820
FatherNathaniel Smullen1 b. c 1750
MotherSarah Phillips1 b. c 1760
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1780Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen was born circa 1780.1 
Marriage*2 January 1801She married Henry Townsend, son of William Townsend and Sarah Cordrey, on 2 January 1801 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name2 January 1801 As of 2 January 1801,her married name was Townsend. 
Death*26 April 1820Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen died on 26 April 1820 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Family

Henry Townsend b. c 1762, d. 12 Aug 1827
Children 1.Adaline Townsend1 b. c 1802
 2.Peter Townsend1 b. c 1804, d. 22 Feb 1837

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Nathaniel Smullen1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Nathaniel Smullen was born circa 1750 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1780He married Sarah Phillips circa 1780.1 

Family

Sarah Phillips b. c 1760
Child 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen+1 b. c 1780, d. 26 Apr 1820

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Sarah Phillips1

F, b. circa 1760
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1760Sarah Phillips was born circa 1760 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Marriage*circa 1780She married Nathaniel Smullen circa 1780.1 
Married Namecirca 1780 As of circa 1780,her married name was Smullen. 

Family

Nathaniel Smullen b. c 1750
Child 1.Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen+1 b. c 1780, d. 26 Apr 1820

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Adaline Townsend1

F, b. circa 1802
FatherHenry Townsend1 b. c 1762, d. 12 Aug 1827
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen1 b. c 1780, d. 26 Apr 1820
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1802Adaline Townsend was born circa 1802 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Peter Townsend1

M, b. circa 1804, d. 22 February 1837
FatherHenry Townsend1 b. c 1762, d. 12 Aug 1827
MotherElizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen1 b. c 1780, d. 26 Apr 1820
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1804Peter Townsend was born circa 1804 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*30 July 1825He married Ann Catlin on 30 July 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Death*22 February 1837Peter Townsend died on 22 February 1837 at Somerset Co, MD.1 

Family

Ann Catlin b. c 1805

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Ann Catlin1

F, b. circa 1805
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1805Ann Catlin was born circa 1805.1 
Marriage*30 July 1825She married Peter Townsend, son of Henry Townsend and Elizabeth 'Betsy' Smullen, on 30 July 1825 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Married Name30 July 1825 As of 30 July 1825,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Peter Townsend b. c 1804, d. 22 Feb 1837

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 24.

Experience (-----)1

F, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Experience (-----) was born circa 1750.1 
Marriage*circa 1777She married Luke Townsend Mariner, son of Joseph Townsend and Sarah (-----), circa 1777.1 
Married Namecirca 1777 As of circa 1777,her married name was Townsend. 
Marriage*before 1789Experience (-----) married Isaac Cottingham before 1789.1 
Married Namebefore 1789 As of before 1789,her married name was Cottingham. 

Family 1

Luke Townsend Mariner b. Dec 1741, d. b 14 Apr 1783
Children 1.Eleanor Townsend1 b. 14 Feb 1779
 2.Mary Townsend1 b. 26 Jun 1781, d. b 1793

Family 2

Isaac Cottingham b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Isaac Cottingham1

M, b. circa 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1750Isaac Cottingham was born circa 1750.1 
Marriage*before 1789He married Experience (-----) before 1789.1 

Family

Experience (-----) b. c 1750

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Eleanor Townsend1

F, b. 14 February 1779
FatherLuke Townsend Mariner1 b. Dec 1741, d. b 14 Apr 1783
MotherExperience (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*14 February 1779Eleanor Townsend was born on 14 February 1779 at New York City, NY.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Mary Townsend1

F, b. 26 June 1781, d. before 1793
FatherLuke Townsend Mariner1 b. Dec 1741, d. b 14 Apr 1783
MotherExperience (-----)1 b. c 1750
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*26 June 1781Mary Townsend was born on 26 June 1781 at New York City, NY.1 
Death*before 1793She died before 1793 at New York City, NY.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Ann Dorman1

F, b. circa 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1780Ann Dorman was born circa 1780 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*6 September 1799She married Levin Townsend, son of Joseph Townsend and Sarah (-----), on 6 September 1799 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Name6 September 1799 As of 6 September 1799,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Levin Townsend b. c 1748, d. b 25 Nov 1800
Children 1.Teagle Townsend2 b. 27 Jun 1800
 2.Nancy Townsend1 b. c 1802
 3.Sarah Townsend1 b. c 1804

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 38.

Teagle Townsend1

M, b. 27 June 1800
FatherLevin Townsend1 b. c 1748, d. b 25 Nov 1800
MotherAnn Dorman1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*27 June 1800Teagle Townsend was born on 27 June 1800 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 38.

Nancy Townsend1

F, b. circa 1802
FatherLevin Townsend1 b. c 1748, d. b 25 Nov 1800
MotherAnn Dorman1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1802Nancy Townsend was born circa 1802 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Sarah Townsend1

F, b. circa 1804
FatherLevin Townsend1 b. c 1748, d. b 25 Nov 1800
MotherAnn Dorman1 b. c 1780
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1804Sarah Townsend was born circa 1804 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Margaret George1

F, b. circa 1749
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1749Margaret George was born circa 1749 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*before 1775She married Luke Townsend, son of William Barkley Townsend and Jemima Selby, before 1775 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Married Namebefore 1775 As of before 1775,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

Luke Townsend b. 26 Jan 1747/48, d. b 1810
Child 1.John George Townsend1 b. 24 Feb 1776

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 28.

John George Townsend1

M, b. 24 February 1776
FatherLuke Townsend1 b. 26 Jan 1747/48, d. b 1810
MotherMargaret George1 b. c 1749
Last Edited9 Dec 2011
Birth*24 February 1776John George Townsend was born on 24 February 1776 at Worcester Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 28.
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 40.

Isaac (of James II) Atkinson1,2

M, b. circa 1700, d. before 13 January 1744/45
FatherJames Atkinson II2 b. bt 1657 - 1663, d. b 21 Nov 1721
MotherPatience 'Pation' Haggoman2 b. c 1668
Last Edited26 Dec 2016
Birth*circa 1700Isaac (of James II) Atkinson was born circa 1700 at Somerset Co, MD.1 
Will - Father's*20 April 1717Isaac was named in his father's will on 20 April 1717 at Somerset Co, MD. In his will James Atkinson, cooper, named wife Pation (also spelled Patience) Extr, and gave her dwelling plantation during her life and at her decease to pass with 100 acres of tract Coopers' Punkin to son Samuel. To sons John and Isaac (at age 21), Anglow and Joshua (when of age), Samuel (at age 10), and daughters Rachel Jackson, Thamar and Baxster (at age 10), personalty. To son Isaac, 70 acres (unnamed tract). To sons Joshua and Anglow, 250 acres of tract Poor Hall near plantation of Edward Jones. Should wife marry, sons to be of age at 18 years, otherwise of age at 21 years. Witt: Jeremiah Morris, Eleanor Morris & Donnock. Dennis.2 
Marriage*circa 1732He married Tabitha (-----) circa 1732.1 
Will*25 December 1744Isaac made a will on 25 December 1744 at Worcester Co, MD. To wife Tabitha plantation or tract of land in Indian Town called Choice. At her death plantation and land is to be sold and money is to be divided among: daughters Sophia, Hannah, Mary and Rachel; each to get 20 pounds at age 16 or marriage, whichever comes first. To wife Tabitha 25 pounds from bond owed to Isaac by Robert Layfield of Somerset County. Also ". . . convey and transfer and make over unto Robert Layfiled a certain parcel or tract of land called Turner's Choice . . ." west side of Naniongo Creek in Somerset County. Guardians: Angelo Atkinson & John White. Witt: Charles King, Hannow White & Calob Beavins.3 
Death*before 13 January 1744/45He died before 13 January 1744/45 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that his will was probated.3 

Family

Tabitha (-----) b. c 1715, d. b 28 Dec 1772
Children 1.Sophia Atkinson1 b. c 1732
 2.Mary Atkinson1 b. c 1734
 3.Rachel Atkinson1 b. c 1736
 4.Ann Atkinson1 b. c 1738

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 13 (James Atkinson Family).
  3. [S2160] Sharon S. Jones, Worcester Co, MD Wills, JW-2, 1742-1758, p. 10 (will of Isaac Atkinson, wife Tabitha).

Sophia Atkinson1

F, b. circa 1732
FatherIsaac (of James II) Atkinson1 b. c 1700, d. b 13 Jan 1744/45
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1715, d. b 28 Dec 1772
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1732Sophia Atkinson was born circa 1732 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Est Settm't Mother's*2 September 1773She was named in the settlement of her mother's estate on 2 September 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the estate of Tabitha Townsend was submitted by John Townsend. The dec'd was Extr of John Townsend. Distribution ot 8 children: Sophia Atkinson, Mary Selby, Rachel Cutler, Ann Bell, Eleanor Smith, John Townsend, Leah and Levin Townsend.1 

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

Mary Atkinson1

F, b. circa 1734
FatherIsaac (of James II) Atkinson1 b. c 1700, d. b 13 Jan 1744/45
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1715, d. b 28 Dec 1772
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1734Mary Atkinson was born circa 1734 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Est Settm't Mother's*2 September 1773She was named in the settlement of her mother's estate on 2 September 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the estate of Tabitha Townsend was submitted by John Townsend. The dec'd was Extr of John Townsend. Distribution ot 8 children: Sophia Atkinson, Mary Selby, Rachel Cutler, Ann Bell, Eleanor Smith, John Townsend, Leah and Levin Townsend.1 

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

Rachel Atkinson1

F, b. circa 1736
FatherIsaac (of James II) Atkinson1 b. c 1700, d. b 13 Jan 1744/45
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1715, d. b 28 Dec 1772
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1736Rachel Atkinson was born circa 1736 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Est Settm't Mother's*2 September 1773She was named in the settlement of her mother's estate on 2 September 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the estate of Tabitha Townsend was submitted by John Townsend. The dec'd was Extr of John Townsend. Distribution ot 8 children: Sophia Atkinson, Mary Selby, Rachel Cutler, Ann Bell, Eleanor Smith, John Townsend, Leah and Levin Townsend.1 

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

Ann Atkinson1

F, b. circa 1738
FatherIsaac (of James II) Atkinson1 b. c 1700, d. b 13 Jan 1744/45
MotherTabitha (-----)1 b. c 1715, d. b 28 Dec 1772
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1738Ann Atkinson was born circa 1738 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Est Settm't Mother's*2 September 1773She was named in the settlement of her mother's estate on 2 September 1773 at Worcester Co, MD. It was on this date that the estate of Tabitha Townsend was submitted by John Townsend. The dec'd was Extr of John Townsend. Distribution ot 8 children: Sophia Atkinson, Mary Selby, Rachel Cutler, Ann Bell, Eleanor Smith, John Townsend, Leah and Levin Townsend.1 

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

Nancy Ann Carey1

F, b. circa 1745
FatherTimothy Carey1 b. c 1725, d. 24 Apr 1767
Mother(-----) Justice (Justice?)1 b. c 1725
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited11 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1745Nancy Ann Carey was born circa 1745 at Worcester Co, MD.1 
Marriage*5 August 1764She married John Townsend V, son of John Townsend IV and Tabitha (-----), on 5 August 1764 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Married Name5 August 1764 As of 5 August 1764,her married name was Townsend. 

Family

John Townsend V b. c 1745, d. b 5 Nov 1824
Children 1.George Townsend1 b. 4 Jun 1766, d. b 1813
 2.Peter Townsend1 b. c 1770
 3.John Purnell Townsend1 b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 59 (Timothy Carey Family) & p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

George Townsend1

M, b. 4 June 1766, d. before 1813
FatherJohn Townsend V1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Nov 1824
MotherNancy Ann Carey1 b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*4 June 1766George Townsend was born on 4 June 1766 at Coventry Parish, Somerset Co, MD.1,2 
Death*before 1813He died before 1813 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).

Peter Townsend1

M, b. circa 1770
FatherJohn Townsend V2 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Nov 1824
MotherNancy Ann Carey2 b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1770Peter Townsend was born circa 1770 at Somerset Co, MD.2 

Citations

  1. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 274 (John Townsend Family).
  2. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

John Purnell Townsend1

M, b. circa 1772
FatherJohn Townsend V1 b. c 1745, d. b 5 Nov 1824
MotherNancy Ann Carey1 b. c 1745
ChartsDescendants of Capt. Edmund Scarburgh (Burgess at Jamestown)
Last Edited10 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1772John Purnell Townsend was born circa 1772 at Worcester Co, MD.1 

Citations

  1. [S2223] Ruth T. Dryden, The Townsend Family of Maryland, p. 25.

Timothy Carey1

M, b. circa 1680, d. before 1 March 1719/20
Last Edited11 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1680Timothy Carey was born circa 1680.1 
Marriage*circa 1705He married Margaret (-----) circa 1705.1 
Will*24 January 1719/20Timothy made a will on 24 January 1719/20 at Accomack Co, VA. To wife Margaret plantation where I live for life then to son Edward. Son James. Son Edw. to live with my friend Richard Kitson until he is 21 - Daughter Mary Cary. Son James to live with my friend Solomon Ewell until 21. Daughter Mary with friend Elis Abbott until 16 - Wife Margaret residual legatee & Exec. Witt: Thomas Hope, Richard Kitson, Elizabeth Abutt.1 
Death*before 1 March 1719/20He died before 1 March 1719/20 at Accomack Co, VA. It was on this date that his will was probated.1 

Family

Margaret (-----) b. c 1685
Children 1.Edward Carey+1 b. c 1706
 2.James Carey1 b. c 1708
 3.Mary Carey1 b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 62 (will of Timothy Cary, wife Margaret).

Margaret (-----)1

F, b. circa 1685
Last Edited11 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1685Margaret (-----) was born circa 1685.1 
Marriage*circa 1705She married Timothy Carey circa 1705.1 
Married Namecirca 1705 As of circa 1705,her married name was Carey. 
Will - Husb's*24 January 1719/20Margaret was named in her husband's will on 24 January 1719/20 at Accomack Co, VA. She was shown as wife Margaret in the will of Timothy Cary.1 

Family

Timothy Carey b. c 1680, d. b 1 Mar 1719/20
Children 1.Edward Carey+1 b. c 1706
 2.James Carey1 b. c 1708
 3.Mary Carey1 b. c 1710

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 62 (will of Timothy Cary, wife Margaret).

Edward Carey1

M, b. circa 1706
FatherTimothy Carey1 b. c 1680, d. b 1 Mar 1719/20
MotherMargaret (-----)1 b. c 1685
Last Edited11 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1706Edward Carey was born circa 1706 at Accomack Co, VA.1 
Will - Father's*24 January 1719/20Edward was named in his father's will on 24 January 1719/20 at Accomack Co, VA. He was shown as son Edward (under 21) in the will of Timothy Cary, wife Margaret.1 
Marriage*circa 1725He married (-----) (-----) circa 1725.2 

Family

(-----) (-----) b. c 1705
Child 1.Timothy Carey+2 b. c 1725, d. 24 Apr 1767

Citations

  1. [S570] Stratton Nottingham, Accomack Co, VA, Wills & Administrations, 1663-1800, p. 62 (will of Timothy Cary, wife Margaret).
  2. [S975] Henry C. Peden Jr. & F. Edward Wright, Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 9, p. 58 (Timothy Carey Family).