Frances Edyth Margaret Townsend (6C23)

Date of Birth: 1 Feb 1865
Date of Death: 10 Feb 1930
Generation: 7th
Residence: Inchera, Caherlag, Cork
Father: Doctor Edward Richard Townsend [6C04]
Mother: Humphries, Elizabeth
  1. Murphy, Charles Eustace
  1. James Edward
  2. Henry Eustace
  3. Evelyn Frances
  4. Charles Arthur
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Notes for Frances Edyth Margaret Townsend

Frances was born in Cork.

Married 1 February 1894 (1). Charles E Murphy (2) was a brewer from Cork.

The April 1901 Irish Census shows Frances, aged 35, living at house 8 in Sidney Place, Cork, with her Roman Catholic husband, three sons, her daughter and six domestic staff. The April 1911 Irish Census records Frances living at Inchera, Caherlag, Cork, with her husband, a Brewery Director aged 47, her daughter, Evelyn age 13, a governess and six household staff. The house consisted of 22 rooms, a coach house, stable and ten other outbuildings.

Frances died at Inchera, Caherlag, Co Cork.

Of the children:

James Edward Murphy was born in 1894.

Henry Eustace Murphy was born in 1895 and died 22 April 1918.

Evelyn Frances Murphy was born in 1898.

Charles Arthur Murphy was born in 1900 and died in 1936.

(1) Entry in the diary of Agnes Townsend [334] - 'Feby 1st Dr E.R. T's daughter married to Mr Murphy'.

(2) Charles was born in 1863 in Co Cork.