Joan Pamela Coote Townsend (5B48)
|Date of Birth:||8 Feb 1921|
|Date of Death:||5 Dec 2000|
|Residence:||Cheshire & Hampshire|
|Father:||Herbert Eyre Dalrymple Townsend [5B30]|
|Mother:||Griffin, Agnes Emily|
|See Also:||Table VB ; Lineage ; Ancestors' Tree ; Descendents' Tree|
Notes for Joan Pamela Coote Townsend
Married 1942 in Oxford.
Joan was born in Hastings but spent most of childhood in Kenya, returning to the UK in about 1932.
During the Second World War, Joan worked for MI5 at Blenheim Palace between 1940 and 1944. Her desk was situated in the Long Library and enjoyed stunning views of the gardens!
Of the children:
Alastair John Langdon was born in 1950.
Valerie Joan Langdon was born in 1954.
Michael David Langdon was born on 3 February 1956 and lives in London. He has provided much information about his forebears.