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Definition of Townsend

  • United States social reformer who proposed an old-age pension sponsored by the federal government; his plan was a precursor to Social Security (1867-1960)

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Colonel Bacon appointed on his staff: B.F. Lovelass, Quartermaster; Fred Smith, Commissary; afterwards A.F. Townsend.
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Lieutenant James Townsend became Captain of Company B after the promotion of Huggins to Lieutenant Colonel.
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Easterling, Thomas, Townsend, H.E., Cook, John A., Tatum, R.J., Gillespie, O.H., Douglas, H.J. PRIVATES: Adams, E., Adams, H.A., Adams, J.T., Andrews, S.D., Briston, C.D., Briston, E.D., Bullard, Henry, Bundy, William, Butler, William, Butler, E., Campbell, J., Caulk, D., Cook, T.A.M., Cowen, L.M., Crosland, Samuel, Connor, R.D.T., Cooper, Wm.C., Cooper, V.H., David, E.C., David, R.J., David, J.H., Dudley, James, Drigger, Jesse, Drigger.
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J., Templeton, I.G., Templeton, Wm. A., Templeton, W.L., Townsend, J.V., Veal, J.M., Wells, Jacob H., Walker, T.P., Walsh, P.H., Wade, T.H., Wade, Geo.
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I met to-day with Mr. Townsend, who tells me that the old man is yet alive in whose place in the Wardrobe he hopes to get my father, which I do resolve to put for.
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For neglect of dissection and opposition to Harvey's discovery in Spain, see Townsend's Travels, edition of 1792, cited in Buckle, History of Civilization in England, vol.
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Mannous, W.A., Neil J.W., Neil, M.W., Odum, W.L., Ouzts, F., Ouzts, W.H., Palmer, W.C., Procter, J.M., Quattlebaum, J.A., Reaves, G.E., Rhodes, J.B., Reley, J.M., Roton, J., Rushton, J.M., Rushton, W.M., Rushton, W.M., Rushton, D., Seatel, J.R., Smith, J.W., Smith, L.R., Smith, G., Stalworth, A.C., Steadman, J.C., Steadman, H., Steifle, H.C., Stevens, B.T., Stevens, R., Tompkins, J., Townsend, F.A., Turner, R.P., Turner, G.W., Turner, S., Turner, G., Turner, Wm., Walker, E.P., Walton, -, Wallington, W.J., Wheeler, Wm., Whatley, J.P., Willingham, J., Williams, H. Williams, P., William, T.H., William, M.P., Williams, W., Worter, L., Wright, J.H., Wright, W.H., Youngblood, D., Youngblood, Wm.
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Women in Milford, Townsend, Wyoming, and Newark who pay a property tax may vote for Town Commissioners.
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I know there is a gulf fixed between Currer Bell and Charles Townsend, who succeeded Lord Charles Albert Florian Wellesley and the Marquis of Douro, about eighteen-thirty-eight; but it is bridged by the later _Poems_ which show Charlotte's genius struggling through a wrong medium to the right goal.
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Frederick H. Townsend, second lieutenant, Newport, R.I. Anderson Trapp, first lieutenant, U.S. Army.
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Those named were; Captain John H. Allen, First Lieutenants Leon F. Stewart, Frank L. Drye, Walter Lyons, David W. Harris, and Benjamin F. Ford; Second Lieutenants George L. Games and Russell C. Atkins; Sergeants Richard W. White John Simpson, Robert Townsend, Solomon D. Colson, Ransom Elliott and Charles Jackson; Corporals Thomas B. Coleman, Albert Taylor, Charles Reed and James Conley, and Privates Earl Swanson, Jesse Cole, James Hill, Charles White and George Chaney.
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In The Independent Chronicle (Boston), February 15, 1781, the Committee of the General Court for the sale of confiscated property in Middlesex County, advertise the estate of Dr. Joseph Adams, of Townsend, to be sold "at Mr. Keep's, innholder in Groton.
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His father's farm-horse, or perhaps that of one of the neighbors, had served his turn for the first six or seven miles; his little brother of ten years old having followed him as far as Townsend, to ride the horse home again.
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There were two stage routes to Keene, both going as far as West Townsend in common, and then separating, one passing through Ashby, Rindge, and Fitzwilliam, while the other went through New Ipswich and Jaffrey.
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Lente mentions a case of labor without liquor amnii; and Townsend records delivery without any sanguineous discharge.
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According to Osler Townsend reports 45 cases in 6700 deliveries, the hemorrhage being both general and from the navel alone.
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Out of 50 cases collected by Townsend 31 died and 19 recovered.
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The nature of the disease is unknown, and postmortem examination reveals no pathologic changes, although the general and not local nature of the affection, its self-limited character, the presence of fever, and the greater prevalence of the disease in hospitals, suggest an infectious origin (Townsend).
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The residences of Parson Townsend, Mr. Robb, Doctor Nathan Tupper, and Mr. G.G. Bird, proprietor of the Amherst book store; also that of Mr. Amos Purdy, the village Post Master, and others too numerous to mention, are sure to attract the visitor's attention and command his admiration.
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In fact, Jane Cox is one of the village belles, and has hosts of admirers, not of the male sex alone, for she is also popular among the ladies; she is a member and regular attendant of Parson Townsend's Church, which, by the way, the good Parson has had under his care for about forty-five years.
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Examples of Townsend

Example #1
On several occasions, even before we had our first quarters completed, a report would come occasionally that the enemy was approaching or quartered near our front, and out we would go to meet them, but invariably it proved to be a false alarm or the enemy had retired.
Example #2
Surgeon Joseph W. Hearst resigned, and A.R. Drogie was made Surgeon in his stead, with Dr. G.H. Waddell as Assistant Surgeon.
Example #3
PRIVATES: Alexander, J.H.R., Baskin, J.C.J., Blackburn, B.J., Blackwell, J.A., Boone.
Example #4
West, W.S., Coats, D.W., Jones, B.N., Williams, R.H., Jones, S.D., Kirkland, B.M. PRIVATES: Alexander, J.H.R., Baskin, J.C.J., Blackburn, B.J., Blackwell, J.A., Boone.
Example #5
Soon after the first fire the settling smoke and dense shrubbery made the woods almost as dark as night in our front, but the long line of fire flashing from the enemy's guns revealed their position.
Example #6
The men became woefully tangled and disorganized, and in some places losing the organizations entirely, but under all these difficulties they steadily pressed to the front.