Will of Joseph Townsend 1843

Joseph Townsend was my 4th great-grandfather. He was born in Virginia, moved to Overton County, Tennessee where he was granted 320 acres on the Roaring River in 1814. By 1835, he had moved to Carroll County, Tennessee where he died about 1843, aged at least ninety.  This will is interesting in that it mentions that … Continue reading Will of Joseph Townsend 1843