When Jane Townsend was born on 21 February 1842, in Greene, New York, United States, her father, Alferd Townsend, was 37 and her mother, Catherine Blish, was 37. She married Philip H. Lasher about 1862. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Lexington, Greene, New York, United States in 1850 and Halcott, Greene, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 18 September 1875, in Delaware, New York, United States, at the age of 33.
English: topographic name for someone who lived at the extremity of a village, from Middle English toun(es)ende. Compare Town . There may have been some confusion with Townson .