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William Townsend Aiton

Birthdate: (83)
Birthplace: Kew, London, England
Death: 1849 (82)
Kew, London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William Aiton and Elizabeth Aiton
Husband of Sarah Aiton
Father of Ann Augustus Foster
Brother of John Townsend Aiton

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William Townsend Aiton born at Kew 2 Feb 1766 – died 1849 St Anns, Kew

Free BMD index Deaths Dec 1849

  • Aiton William Townsend REG District Westminster Vol1 Page 335

He entered school at Chiswick, and when he was thirteen transferred to one at Camberwell. He remained there until, at the age of sixteen, he entered Kew as assistant to his father. Apart from gaining practical knowledge of horticulture and experience with a wide range of living plants, Aiton became greatly interested in landscaping and acquired a considerable reputation as a landscape gardener. Indeed, he received commissions from many eminent people, …

1841 Census

Green Richmond Road - Kew, Surrey
HO107 Page: 17\18 Piece: 1075 Family: 3531 Registrar's district: Richmond Line: 22 Image: 30 Enum. District: 12

  • William Aiton 70 Independent NOT born in the County
  • Sarah Aiton 65 Independent NOT born in the County

One William Aiton was the Royal Gardeners For King George III his Son William Townsend Aiton Aka Smith followed in his father Footsteps and succeeded him (as )Royal Gardener in 1793 had My 5gtgrandmother out of Marrage and three son to other daughter Ann Aiton, Smith Foster b 1802 if anyone can help me with this family will share What I have on ann Aiton Smith I have God Bless Frankie http://genforum.genealogy.com/townsend/messages/3370.html



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William Townsend Aiton's Timeline

February 2, 1766
London, England
December 6, 1795
Age 29
London, Middlesex, England
Age 82
London, England