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Mira Sharpless Townsend

Mira Sharpless Townsend, American writer, philanthropist. member board mgrs; member board mgrs.


  • Townsend, Mira Sharpless was born on September 26, 1798 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Jesse and Joanna (Townsend) Sharpless.

  • Works

    • Author: Reports and Realities from the Sketch Book of a Manager (privately printed), 1855.


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    • Married Samuel Townsend, January 23, 1828, 6 children.
    • father: Jesse Sharpless
    • mother: Joanna (Townsend) Sharpless
    • spouse: Samuel Townsend
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    Born September 26, 1798
    Died November 20, 1859
    (aged 61)