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Sarah Alma (Brown) Townsend (1900 - 1950)

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Sarah Alma (Alma) Townsend formerly Brown
Born in Dapto, NSW, AUSmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 7 May 1930 in Dayboro, QLD, AUSmap
Mother of , , [private daughter (1930s - unknown)] and [private son (1930s - unknown)]
Died in Murwillumbah Hospital, Murwillumbah, NSW, AUSmap
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Profile last modified 2 Dec 2018 | Created 19 Dec 2013
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Sarah was born in 1900. She was the daughter of Frederick Brown and Lydia Knight. She passed away in 1950.

The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld), Mon 12 Jun 1950, p.10


TOWNSEND.—The death occurred in Murwillumbah on Friday, 9th June, of Mrs. Sarah Alma Townsend. Wife of Mr. J. Townsend of Dapto, Queensland. Born at Dapto 50 years ago, she was the Daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred. Brown, of Dayboro. In 1930 she married Mr Jack Townsend at Dayboro. Besides her Husband, she is survived by a family of three sons and one daughter. They are: Ron, Ray, Eric, and Joan. She is also survived by four sisters and six brothers. They are: Mrs. W. Mathewson, of Mt. Tamborine; Mrs. L. Gettoes, of Ryde, Sydney; Mrs. Partridge, of Tweed Heads; Mrs. C. McLeod, of Southport: Messrs. O. H. Brown, of Tyalgah Tweed River; H. G. Brown, of Murwillumbah: W. A. Brown, of Ashgrove, Brisbane: A. L Brown, of Cudgera, Tweed River; E. R. Brown, of Minden, via Rosewood, Qld.; and A J. Brown, of Lismore. The Funeral moved from Dayboro Church of England, on Saturday, 10th June, after a service commencing at 2 p.m. to the Church of England portion of the Dayboro General Cemetery.[1]


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  • Birth - NSW BDM Birth index - BROWN SARAH A; 18278/1900; FREDERICK J J; LYDIA; WOLLONGONG
  • Marriage - QLD BDM Marriage index - John Townsend; Event date: 07/05/1930; Marriage registration; Registration details: 1930/B/8435; Spouse: Sarah Alma Brown


  2. Entered by Mark Rogers, Thursday, December 19, 2013.


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