John Milton Townsend

John Milton Townsend 71
bm 1833 Jul 14 to Elijah Townsend 70 and Elizabeth (nee Dickenson 70) Townsend
mf 1862 Dec 11 Mary Jane "Kate" Babcock 71
bf 1843 ___ __ to Abel Babcock 70 and Lydia (nee Baldwin 70) Babcock. n. Mercy Jane used aliases "Kalin" & "Kate".
df 1910 in south Braintree, Mass. at home of John Milton Townsend 72 i. interred Asbury Meeting House, Seaview, NJ
n. Reverend J. Milton Townsend
c. 1860 U. S. Census M653 R687 P45 367/353 New Jersey, Cape May County, Dennis Township P. O. Seaville, 1860 June 29, F. H. Westcott
  Name AgeSCOcc R E BP MSIRemarks
  John M. Townsend 26M Farmer 3500 300New Jersey
  Elizabeth Townsend 68F New Jersey
  William Townsend 32M Farm Labourer New Jersey
  Julia Townsend 17F New Jersey
wm 1878 Jan 12 NJA 1770E Recorded in the Surrogates office of the County of Cape May, NJ 1818 Feb 05 in Will Book B, pages 299 & 300 Wm. Hildreth Surrogate. In the name of God, Amen. I, John Milton Townsend of Dennis Township, Cape May County and State of New Jersey being of Sound mind, memory and understanding for which blessings, I thank God, do make and publish this my last Will and Testament in manner following. That is to Say It is my will and I do order that all my just debts and funeral expenses be duly paid and satisfied, as soon as conveniently can be after my decease. Item I give and bequeath unto my beloved wife Kate B. Townsend, all my property both real and personal wheresoever situate and whatever the Same may be to her, her heirs and assigns forever. I do by these presents give my said wife Kate B. Townsend full power and authority to grant, alien, bargain, sell and convey, and assure all the lands that I may die seized of to any person or persons and their heirs forever in fee Simple, by all and every such lawful ways and means in the law as she my said wife Kate B. Townsend, or her counsel learned in the law shall seem fit or necessary And I do hereby constitute and appoint my Said Wife Kate B. Townsend Sole executrix without security of this my last Will and testament. Signed published and declared by the Said John Milton Townsend to be his last will in the presence of us who were present at the same time and subscribed our names as Witnesses in the presence of the testator this the twelfth day of January in the Year of our Lord One Thousand eight hundred and Seventy eight. Witnesses J. Milton Townsend, James Holmes, Platt Brower, Thomas Townsend.
dm 1878 Jan 15, Tuesday i. interred Asbury Meeting House, Seaview, NJ
c. 1880 U. S. Census R SD3 ED69 P24 L36 179/179 New Jersey, Cape May County, Dennis Township Enumerated: 1880 Jun 28 Allen Peterson
  Name SCAgeMonRelSMWDOcc MiscIBP BPF BPM Remarks
  Kate Townsend FW 37 W K. M. NJ NJ NJ
  Idalette Townsend FW 16 DauS At home NJ NJ NJ
  William E. Townsend WM 15 SonS At school NJ NJ NJ
  John M. Townsend WM 8mAugSonS NJ NJ NJ
with Mercy Jane "Kate" (nee Babcock 71) Townsend
    Idalette 72 William 72 John Milton 72
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