Ross McQueen Townsend

Ross McQueen Townsend
1842 – 1902

Alternate Spelling:  McQueen Townsend, Ross M. Townsend
1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
August 5, 1861 – Enlisted at Camp Wyatt, NC
18th North Carolina Regiment, Company D
Rank: Private
June 1, 1864 – Wounded at Cold Harbor, VA
November-December 1864 – Returned to duty
January 10, 1865  -Detailed to light duty by reason of permanent disability

Parents
Charles Townsend 1792-1865
Martha Blount Humphrey 1796-1875

Siblings
Alfred Townsend 1817-1893        8th NC SR Reserves McLean’s Co
Sarah Townsend 1819
Richardson Townsend 1820-1884
Mariah Townsend 1822-1883
Nancy Townsend 1823-1823
William Townsend 1825-
Daniel White Townsend 1826-1907
Margaret Ann Townsend 1828-1902
Floyd Townsend 1833-1864        51st NC Co F
Claudius Blount Townsend 1835
Alexander R. Townsend 1836-1864        18th NC Co  D
Fuller C. Townsend 1837-        51st NC Co E
Martha A. Townsend 1838-1856

Wife
Margaret Ann Horn  1847-1898

Children
Charles W. Townsend 1867-1925
Berry Lee Townsend 1868-1944
Augustus Melton Townsend 1873-
Ida Margaret Townsend 1874-1934
McQueen Rufus Townsend 1878-1956
Peter J. Townsend 1881-1947
Samuel Geinas Townsend  1882-1935
Clarence Gordon Townsend 1887-1956
Margaret Rebecca Townsend 1890-1974

Burial
Horn/Townsend Cemetery
State Line Road
Fairmont, NC

Ross McQueen Townsend Grave

Ross McQueen Townsend Grave