When Ethel Townsend was born in December 1890, in Indiana, United States, her father, Andrew Townsend, was 20 and her mother, Gertrude Jane Anderson, was 19. She lived in Martinsville, Washington Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1931, at the age of 41, and was buried in Martinsville, Washington Township, Morgan, Indiana, United States.
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 .