Charles F. Townsend

Charles F. Townsend
July 16, 1840-April 25, 1922

1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
February 28, 1862 – Enlisted in Robeson County, NC
51st North Carolina Regiment, Company E
Rank: Private
September 1863 – Wounded in left arm by a shell at Sullivan’s Island, Charleston, SC
Left arm was amputated
Reported absent wounded through October, 1864

Parents
Alfred Townsend 1819-1875 (Robeson County, NC)
Edith Humphrey 1820-1855 (Robeson County, NC)

Siblings
Neill Townsend 1838-1904      18th NC, Co D
William James Townsend 1842-1927      18th NC, Co D
Roseanna Townsend 1846-1919
Sarah Jane Townsend 1847-1921
James Pinkney Townsend 1850-1866
Major Alfred Townsend 1851-1892

Wife
Catherine Ann Musselwhite 1833-1913 (Robeson County, NC)

Children
Neil A. Townsend 1867-1953
Florence Henrietta Townsend 1870
Sallie E. Townsend 1871
Ira Townsend 1876

Burial
Ten Mile Baptist Church Cemetery
5176 Barker Ten Mile Road
Lumberton, NC

Charles F. Townsend Grave

Charles F. Townsend Grave