Freelove Townsend1

F, b. 29 December 1674, d. July 1726
FatherThomas Townsend b. b 9 Apr 1645, d. 26 Nov 1715
MotherSarah Coles b. c 1646, d. b 1 Mar 1684
     Freelove was born on Saturday, 29 December 1674 in the Town of Oyster Bay, Queens County, Long Island, New York. Freelove married Thomas Jones of Rhode Island circa 1698 in Rhode Island. Freelove married 2nd Major Thomas Jones after 1713. Freelove departed this life in July 1726 in Fort Neck, Queens County, Long Island, New York.


  1. [S124] A Memorial of John, Henry, and Richard Townsend & their descendants., page 123 - Freelove b. 29 Dec. 1674; m. Thomas Jones of Rhode Island; father gave her a very large tract of land at Fort Neck still owned by her family at the time of the writing of this book. She also received two other tracts of land at Oyster Bay which her husband sol in 1712 to George Townsend. Major Thomas Jones d. 1713 & buried Fort Neck. Married 2nd Timoth Bagley by whom she had no children. She died July 1726. Issue: David b. 1699 m. Ann Willett; Thomas d. drowned; William b. 25 April 1708 m. Phebe Jackson, d/o Col. John Jackson; Margaret m. Ezekiel Smith; Sarah m. Gerardus Clowes; Elizabeth m. Jeremiah Mitchell; and Freelove m. Thomas Smith.