if u go to www.fultonhistory.com , free but accepts donations, u will find that there are several places called kings ferry and more than one townsend homestead. this is the nearest being on the road to aurelius. search carefully, creatively. optical search engine sometimes confused by old wrinkled blurred newsprint.
1913 The community mourns' the loss of another old resident, Miss Ruth Townsend, who died April 82, aged 79 years and six months, after a long illness, having its origin in apoplexy. She had spent her life in this immediate vicinity and was loved by a large circle of
friends. Her father, Justin Townsend, was a Cayuga County and Onondaga County pioneer'being one of the first
settlers. The Townsend homestead, about one mile from this village, has bean the home of Miss Ruth and Miss Hester for many years. Of a family of six, only Miss Hester is left.
1877 wed 20 june
-In Aurelius, at the home of his son wm townsend on the 7th Justin Townsend, aged 89 years mid 11 months
Notify Administrator about this message?
|Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Jobs | PRIVACY | Affiliate|
|© 2007 The Generations Network|