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John Townsend, Sr.

Birthplace: Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Townsend, Sr. and Mary Margaret Townsend
Husband of Sarah Pearson; Grace Townsend and Mehitable O. Townsend
Father of Sarah Townsend; John Townsend, Jr.; Ebenezer Townsend; George Townsend; Elizabeth Townsend and 5 others
Brother of Elizabeth Ballard (Townsend); Mary Stith; Amy Townsend, Twin; Henry Townsend, Sr.; Robert Townsend and 5 others
Half brother of Lydia Copeland

Occupation: Wheelwright, Husbandman; Religion: Puritan.
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About John Townsend, Sr.

In 27 11m: 1668 when Sarah was 21, she married John TOWNSEND, son of Thomas TOWNSEND & ? ?, in Lynn, Essex Co., MA. Born ca 1642 in prob. Lynn, Essex Co., MA. John died in Lynn, Essex Co., MA, on 14 Dec 1726; he was 84. Occupation: Wheelwright, Husbandman. Education: Books mentioned in will; signed his name. Religion: Puritan - Joined the church at Reading in 1676. They had the following children:

i. SARAH (1672-1739)

ii. John (1674-1757)

iii. Mary (1677-1772)

iv. Hannah (1679-<1722)

v. Elizabeth (1683-)

vi. Noah (1686-1713)

vii. Ebenezer (1689-1753)

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John Townsend, Sr.'s Timeline

Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts
Age 28
September 14, 1672
Age 30
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
March 17, 1675
Age 33
Lynn, Essex, MA
July 3, 1689
Age 47
Lynn, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
October 7, 1692
Age 50
Essex, MA
April 28, 1695
Age 53
Essex, MA
April 14, 1697
Age 55
Essex, MA