Edward Hume Steele Townshend (637)
|Date of Birth:||1840|
|Date of Death:||1864|
|Father:||Edward Hume Townsend |
|Mother:||Susan Townsend [5D09]|
|See Also:||Table VI ; Lineage ; Ancestors' Tree ; Descendents' Tree|
Notes for Edward Hume Steele Townshend
Edward was born in India. His father, a member of the Indian Civil Service, was Secretary to the Bombay Government and later Revenue Commissioner to The Presidency.
Alumni Trinity College Dublin from Co Cork and Kerry 1593-1860 in Dr Casey's Collection records that Edward was taught by Mr Ryder in Tipperary before he entered Trinity College, Dublin, on 2 July 1860 aged 20 as a pensioner who paid a fixed sum annually for his studies.
Having just graduated from Trinity College, Edward was killed by a fall of rocks on the Dent de Jaman, Switzerland.
He is buried in the cemetery at Montreux.