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Wadie Hampton Townsend
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1907, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1977
Michigan, USA

Wadie Hampton Townsend was born Sept. 23, 1907 in Talladega, Alabama. He was the son of Thomas Newton Townsend and Rebecca Ann Robbs.Maternal Grandson of John Watson Robbs and Margaret Susan Irwin.Paternal grandson of Wade Hampton Townsend and Mary Jane McClellan. Wadie had 2 brothers: John Thomas Townsend and William Otis Townsend.His parents, grandparents, brothers and other family members are buried Oak Hill Cemetery and the Townsend/McClellan Cemetery (no longer visible) in Talladega, Alabama. Wadie married Alma Hughes Coleman of Clarksville, Tennessee
She was the daughter of Charles Lee Coleman and Sallie Susan Dillard. Wadie and Alma had one daughter, Barbara Ann (b.Dec 28, 1937 Detroit, Michigan). Barbara Ann had 2 daughters, Robin Jill Silvers ( b. Dec 12, 1972 Detroit, Michigan-Oct. 28,2003 West Palm Beach, Florida) and myself, Terryl Lynn Whitaker Pilon(b. June 23, 1962 Fort Campbell, Kentucky)
I love you Grandpa.
"Grandpa's Doll"

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  Alma Hughes Coleman Townsend (1910 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
Record added: Aug 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15440445
Wadie Hampton Townsend
Added by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
Wadie Hampton Townsend
Added by: Terryl Lynn Whitaker
Wadie Hampton Townsend
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- George Seitz
 Added: Mar. 10, 2007

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