Capt. John Townes

Capt. John Townes

Male 1761 - Abt 1812  (51 years)

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  • Name John Townes 
    Title Capt. 
    Born 1761  New Kent, New Kent, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt 1812  [2
    Death 1846  Amelia, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I16537  mytree
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2020 

    Father John Townes,   b. Abt 1733 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Allen,   b. 1733 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5954  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Jane Leigh,   b. 1760, Farmville, Prince Edward, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 25 Jul 1811, Amelia, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 51 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Leigh Townes,   b. 15 Nov 1789, Amelia, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1846, Tuscumbia, Colbert, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [natural]
     2. Paschal Leigh Townes,   b. 1796, Amelia, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F5953  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1761 - New Kent, New Kent, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 1846 - Amelia, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John served as a captain in the revolutionary War. He was a sheriff of Amelia Co., VA 1802-06.

  • Sources 
    1. [S169] Public Member Trees, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Database online.
      Record for John Leigh Townes

    2. [S38] Claiborne of Virginia: The First Eight Generations, John Frederick Dorman, (Name: Baltimore, 1995;), p111.


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