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Malinda Brown Townsend
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Birth: 1799
Huron County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1838
La Grange
Cass County
Michigan, USA

Malinda was born about 1800. She arried to Gamaliel Townsend, in Feb. 1825 in Huron Co., OH, and then moved to Michigan. Her husband was a prominent pioneer in LaGrange, MI.


Malinda married Gamaliel Townsend on Feb 27, 1825 in Townsend Township, Huron, Ohio. After the family settled Cass County Michigan, the first log cabin school house was built on the Townsend property and Malinda was the first teacher. After her untimely death, her sister Arlantha Jane Brown took over the duties as school teacher. People used to call it the "Townsend School District" because Townsend children outnumbered any other name. Malinda had no children. 
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  Gamaliel Townsend (1802 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Schulte Cemetery
Cass County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Jody Glynn Patrick
Record added: Jul 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11402071
Malinda <i>Brown</i> Townsend
Added by: Sheila (Henrizi) Thurston
Malinda <i>Brown</i> Townsend
Added by: Jody Glynn Patrick
Malinda <i>Brown</i> Townsend
Added by: Jody Glynn Patrick
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May you rest in glorious peace.
- Helen
 Added: Jul. 24, 2005

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