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Richard Townsend

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Richard Townsend

Birth
England
Death
1671 (aged 38–39)
Jericho, Nassau County, New York, USA
Burial
Mill Neck, Nassau County, New York, USA Add to Map
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R.T. is Richard Townsend, brother of Henry and John Townsend. His death is unknown but his Probate is documented as dated Sept 23 1670. (Richard Townsend died Before Sept 23 1670)
Richard Townsend's estate settlement is listed as the 8th day of the 2nd month 1671.

Richard Townsend is first seen in Jamaica NY 1656. He probably lived in Rhode Island before coming to Long Island.
His name appears in the Oyster Bay Records in 1668, when he bought land at Lusum, near Oyster Bay in North Riding, Long Island, of Robert Williams.

Richard Townsend married 1st Deliverance Coles, daughter of Robert Coles (and sister of Henry Townsend's wife).
children:
-Dinah
-Leah

Richard Townsend married 2nd Elizabeth Wicks or Weekes, of Warwick, Rhode Island.
Children:
-John 1658 married Phebe Williams, dau of Robert Williams
-Richard 1659
-Hannah
-Deliverance
-Mary

(Source: A Memorial of John, Henry and Richard Townsend and their descendants, W.A, Townsend,Publisher,1865, Chapter XV, page 211)
R.T. is Richard Townsend, brother of Henry and John Townsend. His death is unknown but his Probate is documented as dated Sept 23 1670. (Richard Townsend died Before Sept 23 1670)
Richard Townsend's estate settlement is listed as the 8th day of the 2nd month 1671.

Richard Townsend is first seen in Jamaica NY 1656. He probably lived in Rhode Island before coming to Long Island.
His name appears in the Oyster Bay Records in 1668, when he bought land at Lusum, near Oyster Bay in North Riding, Long Island, of Robert Williams.

Richard Townsend married 1st Deliverance Coles, daughter of Robert Coles (and sister of Henry Townsend's wife).
children:
-Dinah
-Leah

Richard Townsend married 2nd Elizabeth Wicks or Weekes, of Warwick, Rhode Island.
Children:
-John 1658 married Phebe Williams, dau of Robert Williams
-Richard 1659
-Hannah
-Deliverance
-Mary

(Source: A Memorial of John, Henry and Richard Townsend and their descendants, W.A, Townsend,Publisher,1865, Chapter XV, page 211)

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  • Maintained by: K Perry
  • Originally Created by: DMC
  • Added: Aug 22, 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/57493387/richard-townsend: accessed ), memorial page for Richard Townsend (1632–1671), Find a Grave Memorial ID 57493387, citing Townsend Cemetery, Mill Neck, Nassau County, New York, USA; Maintained by K Perry (contributor 47324459).