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Elizabeth Towne (Clarke)

Birthdate: (52)
Birthplace: Blundeston, Suffolk, England
Death: Died in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Clarke, of Flixton and Rose Clarke
Wife of Richard Towne and John Towne, I
Mother of Arthur Towne; William Towne and John Towne
Sister of Thomas Clarke; Ann Clarke; Edward Clarke; Margaret Clarke and William Clarke

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Elizabeth Towne's Timeline

Blundeston, Suffolk, England
August 28, 1597
Age 19
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
March 18, 1598
Age 20
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England

According to the Towne Family Memorial compiled from the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Towne Manuscripts, Public and Family Records (Author Edwin Hubbard, Pub. Fergus, Chicago 1880):

We now come to William Towne, the Anglo-American progenitor of descendants who have settled in a majority of the States of the American Union. Of his birthplace or parentage we know nothing positively, though he may have come from the County of Lincoln in England, and may have been the son of Richard and Ann Towne of Braceby.

The earliest postive information we have related to him is at Yarmouth, Norfolk County, a city of considerable maritime importance located on the East coast of England, 108 miles in a direct line northeast of London.

September 7, 1630
Age 52
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
September 7, 1630
Age 52
May 7, 1993
Age 52
February 24, 1994
Age 52