Ellen Townsend1

#3914, (December 1854-June 1929)
Father*Robert Townsend2 b. 1830, d. Dec 1898
Mother*Mary Stacey2 b. Apr 1829, d. Dec 1889
ChartsThe Staceys of Shoreham
The Streatfields from Farningham
Birth*DEC 1854 Ellen Townsend was born in DEC 1854 at Otford, Kent, England.1 
Marriage*DEC 1893 She married Arthur Kersey in DEC 1893 at Otford, Kent.3 
Death*JUN 1929 Ellen Townsend died in JUN 1929 at Woodbridge, Suffolk, England, aged 74.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1861 She lived with Robert Townsend and Mary Stacey at Twitton, Kent, England, together with Jesse Townsend, Emma Townsend and James Townsend.5 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 Ellen Townsend lived at Broughton Farm, Otford, Kent, England.6 
Residence30 MAR 1881 She lived at 143 Greenwich Road, Greenwich, Kent, England.7 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 She lived with Robert Townsend at Twitton Farm, Otford, Kent, England, together with William Townsend.8 
Married NameDEC 1893 Her married name was Kersey.3 
Residence*2 APR 1911 Ellen Townsend and Arthur Kersey lived at 53 Hawthorne Grove, Maple Road, Penge, London, England.9 
Last Edited10 Feb 2018


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Sevenoaks, Kent, Oct-Dec 1854, vol 2a 310.
  2. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age & birthplace.
  3. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Arthur Kersey & Ellen Townsend, Sevenoaks, Kent, Oct-Dec 1893, vol 2a 1141.
  4. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 74, Woodbridge, Suffolk, Jun 1929, vol 4a 1083.
  5. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  6. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, servant, Nash Family.
  7. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, servant, Reynolds family.
  8. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  9. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, no children recorded.
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