Phebe Townsend

1792–1823 (Age 31)
New York, United States

The Life of Phebe

When Phebe Townsend was born in 1792, in New York, United States, her father, Hezekiah Townsend, was 24 and her mother, Hannah Shaw, was 26. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with John Owen Cook. She died in 1823, in Starkey, Yates, New York, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Dundee, Starkey, Yates, New York, United States.

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Phebe Townsend
John Owen Cook
Ezra D. Cook
Hannah Maria Cook
Caroline Rebecca Cook
Daniel Cook

Spouse & Children



  • Ezra D. Cook


  • Hannah Maria Cook


  • Caroline Rebecca Cook


  • Male1820–1865Male

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+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 5

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 11

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

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

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Phebe Townsend - birth-name: Phebe Townsend

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