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Re: Peter Towns of NC, SC, ca 1780-1820
Posted by: John Ottinger Date: July 16, 2001 at 21:18:46
In Reply to: Re: Peter Towns of NC, SC, ca 1780-1820 by Stephanie Faycik of 378

Thanks for your latest message. I have a much better idea of where you're coming from.

Here is my line from David Towns and Priscilla Proctor. My direct line is through Mazy Towns, dau of Richard, son of David:


Descendant Register, Generation No. 1



1.
David TOWNS was born ABT 1725 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died 1777 in Warren Co,NC. He married Priscilla
PROCTOR BEF 1749 in Brunswick Co,VA, daughter of Robert PROCTOR and Mary.


Children of David TOWNS and Priscilla PROCTOR are:
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2
i.
David TOWNS was born BEF 1749 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died ABT 1794 in Warren Co,NC.
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3
ii.
Richard TOWNS was born BEF 1750 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died 25 JUN 1809 in Warren Co,NC.
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4
iii.
John TOWNS was born ABT 1755 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died 1 JAN 1788 in Warren Co,NC.
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iv.
James TOWNS was born MAR 1756 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died AFT 1832.

6
v.
Elisha TOWNS was born ABT 1760 in Brunswick Co,VA.





Descendant Register, Generation No. 2



2.
David TOWNS (David TOWNS1) was born BEF 1749 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died ABT 1794 in Warren Co,NC. He
married Hannah FOX BEF 1777. She was born ABT 1760, and died ABT 1802 in Warren Co,NC.


Children of David TOWNS and Hannah FOX are:

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i.
Polley TOWNS was born ABT 1783.

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ii.
Betsey TOWNS.

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iii.
Edmund TOWNS.

10
iv.
Sally TOWNS.

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v.
Susanna TOWNS was born BEF 1788. She married William HICKS 18 JAN 1809 in Warren Co,NC.

12
vi.
Nancy TOWNS.

13
vii.
David TOWNS.



3.
Richard TOWNS (David TOWNS1) was born BEF 1750 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died 25 JUN 1809 in Warren
Co,NC. He married Joice KING ROSSER 25 SEP 1795 in Warren Co,NC.


Children of Richard TOWNS are:
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14
i.
Mazy TOWNS was born 8 SEP 1772 in VA.

15
ii.
Solomon TOWNS.

16
iii.
Peter TOWNS.

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iv.
Rebecca TOWNS.

18
v.
Labon TOWNS.


Children of Richard TOWNS and Joice KING ROSSER are:

19
i.
Herbert TOWNS was born AFT 1795.

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ii.
Lemuel TOWNS was born AFT 1795.

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iii.
Nancy TOWNS was born AFT 1795.

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iv.
Hardy TOWNS was born AFT 1795.

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v.
Gideon TOWNS was born ABT 1808 in Warren Co,NC.



4.
John TOWNS (David TOWNS1) was born ABT 1755 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died 1 JAN 1788 in Warren Co,NC.
He married Frances SIMMS 24 OCT 1780 in Warren Co,NC.


Children of John TOWNS and Frances SIMMS are:

24
i.
William TOWNS.

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ii.
John TOWNS.

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iii.
Randal TOWNS.



5.
James TOWNS (David TOWNS1) was born MAR 1756 in Brunswick Co,VA, and died AFT 1832.


Children of James TOWNS are:

27
i.
Daniel TOWNS was born ABT 1776 in Warren Co,NC, and died AFT 1830.

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ii.
Drury TOWNS was born ABT 1777.

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iii.
Martha TOWNS died AFT 1852.

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iv.
Benjamin TOWNS was born ABT 1804 in Warren Co,NC.





Descendant Register, Generation No. 3



14.
Mazy TOWNS (Richard TOWNS2, David TOWNS1) was born 8 SEP 1772 in VA. She married Zachariah
BRANSCOMB 9 NOV 1798 in Greensville Co,VA, son of James Green BRANSCOMB and Lucinda Caroline
WILLIAMS. He was born 11 OCT 1756 in VA, and died ABT 1820.


Children of Mazy TOWNS and Zachariah BRANSCOMB are:
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31
i.
Bennett Hill BRANSCOMB was born 28 JUL 1803 in VA, and died 28 JUN 1881 in Bullock Co,AL.

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ii.
Rebecca BRANSCOMB was born ABT 1801 in NC.

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iii.
Richard B. BRANSCOMB was born ABT 1805.
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34
iv.
Mahala BRANSCOMB was born ABT 1807 in NC.
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v.
George Washington BRANSCOMB was born ABT 1810 in Mt Carmel,Abbeville, SC

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George Branscomb is my gg grandfather. The Peter I was looking for was son of Richard who d in 1809. I haven't tracked your line past Daniel, and don't know your Richard b 1777. Gideon might be the same as the son of Richard Towns and Joice Rosser, who married in Warren County in 1795.


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