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Elizabeth (Townley) Smith (1598 - 1679)

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Elizabeth Smith formerly Townley aka Halstead
Born in Stonehedge, Colne, Lancashire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Colne, Lancashire, Englandmap
Wife of — married in Burnley Parish,,Lancashire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Stonirakes, Burnley Parish, Lancashire, Englandmap
Townley-2 created 6 Aug 2010 | Last modified
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Biography

She is the daughter of Lawrence and Jennett (Halstead) Townley. [1] Jennett is the daughter of John Halstead who died about 1601 in England.

"Elizabeth's sister, Mary Townley, was the wife of Captain Augustine Warner, who imported his nephew, Lawrence Smith to Virginia in 1652." from Clark book.

Marriage

Elizabeth married 1st, at Colne, Lancashire 1 May 1616 Richard Halstead of Windlehouse[2] available online at http://www.towneley.org.uk/downloads/TTv4_web.pdf. [3] They had John, Ellen and Elizabeth Halstead. [4] She married 2nd Christopher Smith of Stannihurst. [5][6] They had a son, Major Lawrence Smith who married Mary Debnam. [7] Also Richard, John, Thomas and Christopher Smith. [citation needed]

Died 11 AUG 1662 Warner Hall, Gloucester, Virginia?

Probate Lancashire, England 28 Jan 1679

Sources

  1. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, vol IV, page 206 - 207
  2. "Tracing the Towneleys"page37,http://www.towneley.org.uk/downloads/TTv4_web.pdf
  3. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, vol IV, page 206 - 207
  4. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, vol IV, page 206 - 207
  5. Dugdale, 314, added 2014-07-16, amb
  6. Magna Carta Ancestry, vol IV, p. 206, citing Dugdale, added 2014-07-16, amb
  7. Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, vol IV, page 206 - 207

Secondary Re-Sources

  • Ancestors and Descendants of Smiths by Linda G. Cheek, 1987. ISBN 0-89308-622-3. Page 142 (I will do look-ups in this book by request. Kitty Smith)

Thank you to Lamar Ross, Charles Ano, Cara Johnson, Michelle Brooks, Kitty Smith, Roten Cooper, for contributions to this profile.



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On 26 Aug 2016 at 11:43 GMT Erinne (Kennedy) Kennedy-Dock wrote:

Added Tracing the Towneley's citation. It is the Genealogical PDF that is on the site of Towneley .gov for the Towneley manor. pg 37 lists the Towneleys of Stone Hedge



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