F, b. circa 1822, d. before 1860
|Father||Samuel Townsend b. 20 May 1799, d. 16 Oct 1873|
|Mother||Asenath Badgley b. 12 Nov 1798, d. 24 Oct 1880|
Amanda was born circa 1822 in Cayuga County, New York. Amanda married Edward Crafts on 3 May 1842 in Livingston County, Michigan.2,3 Amanda departed this life before 1860 in Jackson County, Michigan. She & her husband do not appear on the 1860 census & their son Samuel is living with his maternal grandparents.
|Edward Crafts b. c 1809|
- [S419] Milton E. Charboneau, Early Land Owners and Settlers of Livingston County, Michigan 1828 to 1870's, page 178 - Edward Crafts, wife Amanda, buy land in sections 13 and 14, Unadilla, Wp-SW, Dec. 2, 1844, of Unadilla. No transfer?
- [S437] George L. Hamm, Livingston County Marriages, 1836-1850 V. 1, page 10 - Edward Crafts, 33, Unadilla, and Amanda Townsend, 20, same place, 3 May 1842, by John B. Vandoren, J. P. William S. Cool and Charles Cool, Unadilla, witnesses. 114.
- [S1324] Gertrude Mann, Christopher Townsend and some of his Descendants, pages 31-32.