1845.  Transcription of Various Letters from John Henry Townsend , Ireland’s Oldest Magistrate, Durrus, West Cork,  to Donald McLean Esq, Protector of Aborigines, Taranaki, New Zealand, together with Will, he Died 1912.

His solicitor and executor Francis Fitzmaurice, Dunmanway was one of the West Cork Protestants killed by the IRA in April 1921.

 

Courtesy Colonel John Townsend, Australia, Historian of Townsend Family.

 

 

https://durrushistory.com/richard-townsend-magistrate-1900/

 

Townsend Will Mccarthy_Allen

 

 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1eQW71dmcsmi_6e7gY-Iq0O8JjerhHeGfKgaZ0pLJ9Zw/edit