Harriet Catherine Townsend

Lived
November 1773 - August 1814
Origin
Frognal House, Kent
Father
Thomas Townsend (d.1800), first Viscount Sydney, his youngest daughter. The newly-founded cities of Sydney, Cape Breton, Canada (1785) and Sydney, Australia (1788) were named after him when he was a member of William Pitt's cabinet responsible for organising the transportation of convicts (There is a good article on his career in Wikipedia)
Mother
Elizabeth Powys, daughter of Richard Powys MP.
Chapel connection
1811, baptism
Married on
24 March 1795
Spouse
Charles Montague Scott
Children
George Henry (1798-1808), Anne Elizabeth (1796-1844), Charlotte Albinia (1799-), Isabella Mary (1800-1829), Katherine Frances (1803-1814), Walter Francis (1806-), John Douglas (1809-1860), Margaret Harriet (1811-1846), Harriet Janet Sarah (1814-1870)

Sources

  1. Registers of Charlotte Chapel (NAS CH12/3)
  2. Edinburgh Post Office Directory 1818

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