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Asa Townsend

Birthplace: Knox, OH, USA
Death: Died in KS, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Townsend and Ruth Townsend
Husband of Elizabeth J. Townsend
Half brother of William Townsend and James Townsend

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About Asa Townsend

According to Professor Wilbur Siebert of Ohio State University, Asa and his half-brother William (along with several other members of the Owl Creek Society of Friends) were active participants in the Underground Railroad during the years before the Civil War.


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Asa Townsend's Timeline

August 10, 1824
Knox, OH, USA
December 27, 1900
Age 76