William Townsend

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William Townsend

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

Son of Thomas Townsend and Elizabeth Townsend
Husband of Elizabeth Townsend
Brother of James Townsend
Half brother of Asa Townsend

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About William Townsend

According to Professor Wilbur Siebert of Ohio State University, William and his half-brother Asa (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.

from: http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=knoxcooh&id=I22022

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William Townsend's Timeline

1809
August 14, 1809
Knox, OH, USA
1892
February 1892
Age 82
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