Solomon Richardson Townsend

Solomon Richardson Townsend
September 21, 1834 – March 4, 1914

 

Alternate Spelling: Solomon R. Townsend
1860 Residence: Montgomery County, NC

Military Record
August 1, 1861 – Enlisted at Montgomery County, NC
28th North Carolina Regiment, Company E
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
April 9, 1862 – Promoted to 1st Lieutenant
August 17, 1862 – Resigned by reason of rheumatism and an
attack of a low form of fever

Parents
Solomon Richardson Townsend 1797-1873
Naomi Bostick 1804-1876

Siblings
William David Townsend 1829-1896
James T. Townsend 1832 44th NC Co H
Frances Townsend 1833
John H. Townsend 1836-1840
Narcissa J. Townsend 1838-1905
Benjamin J. Townsend 1839-1862 28th NC Co E
Naomi Haseltine Townsend 1842-1877
Sarah E. Townsend 1843
Lucian A. Townsend 1848-1862

Wife
Hannah Baldwin 1837-1866

Children
Amelia Eugenia Townsend 1857-1946
Frances Helen Townsend 1858-1941
Dudley Walter Townsend 1860-1936
Benjamin Wesley Townsend 1862-1939

Wife
Martha McLendon 1845-1924

Children
John Solomon Townsend 1870-1929
Edgar Franklin Townsend 1873-1970
Mary Townsend 1873
Ida Townsend 1877-1966
Richardson Carlyle Townsend 1882-1928
Anna Lillian Townsend 1883-1969
James H. Townsend 1885-1968

Burial
Alloway Cemetery
Watson Farm Road
Red Springs, NC

Lt. Solomon Richardson Townsend Grave

Lt. Solomon Richardson Townsend Grave