John Herbert Townsend

1896–1953 (Age 57)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

The Life of John Herbert

John Herbert Townsend was born in 1896, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia as the son of John Henry Townsend and Elizabeth Higgs. He married Georgina Wilfreda Keegan from January 1920 to December 1920, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He died in 1953, in his hometown, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

John Herbert Townsend
1896–1953
Georgina Wilfreda Keegan
1898–1986
Marriage: from January 1920 to December 1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
from January 1920 to December 1920
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Townsend

    Male1858–1907Male

    Elizabeth Higgs

    Female–1943Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1901

Age 5

First Federal election.
1901

Age 5

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1914

Age 18

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

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.

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