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Mary Ann Harris and Joihn Townsend

Mary Ann Harris was born on 18 Jan 1866 in the Port Sorell District, Tasmania.

Mary married John Townsend, son of  free settler John Townsend and convict Agnes Turley, on 2 Sep 1885 in the residence of William Harris, Promised Land, Kentishbury. John was christened on 20 Nov 1851 in Launceston, Tasmania and died on 19 Aug 1899 in South Burnie at age 47. They had two children:

4-Florence Annie Townsend was born on 23 Jun 1886 in Sheffield and died on 15 Jul 1957 in Eastwood, South Australia at age 71. Florence married Henry Edward Baker, son of William Edward Baker, on 25 Feb 1909 in Residence of Samuel Thomas Hobart, Mambray Ceek, South Australia. Henry was born in 1883 and died on 2 Jan 1943 in Port Pirie, South Australia at age 60. They had a son: Lawrence Stanley.

5-Lawrence Stanley Baker was born on 17 Jan 1917 in Solomontown, South Australia and died on 31 Oct 1968 in Semaphore, South Australia at age 51.

4-Rhoda Agnes Townsend was born on 4 Sep 1888 in Sheffield. Rhoda married Gilbert Benjamin Baker, son of William Edward Baker, on 23 Jan 1919 in Tennyson Methodist Church, Port Pirie, South Australia. Gilbert was born in 1884 and died on 30 Jul 1965 in Rosewater, South Australia at age 81.