Victor E Townsend

1921–20 February 2004 (Age 83)
Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Victor E

When Victor E Townsend was born in 1921, in Mississippi, United States, his father, James T. Enmon Townsend, was 24 and his mother, Delia Hodges, was 18. He lived in Attala, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 3, Attala, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 20 February 2004, in Columbus, Lowndes, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hesterville, Attala, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

James T. Enmon Townsend
1897–1992
Delia Hodges
1903–1983
Victor E Townsend
1921–2004
Mildred Townsend
1925–2013

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 2
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1925 · B.B. King is Born
Age 4
B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
1944 · The G.I Bill
Age 23
The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the extremity of a village, from Middle English toun ‘village’, ‘settlement’ + ende ‘end’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Townshend
Townzen

Sources (6)

  • Victor E Townsen in household of Enmon Townsen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Victor E Townsend in household of Enmon Townsend, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Victor Townsend in entry for Mr Enmon Townsend, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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