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Sally Townsend, patriot

Dorothy Horton McGee

Sally Townsend, patriot

by Dorothy Horton McGee

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Published by Townsend Society of America in Oyster Bay, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • Oyster Bay (N.Y.),
  • Oyster Bay
    • Subjects:
    • Townsend, Sally, d. 1842 -- Fiction.,
    • Women -- New York (State) -- Oyster Bay -- Fiction.,
    • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction.,
    • Oyster Bay (N.Y.) -- History -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dorothy Horton McGee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3637216 S25 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 282 p. :
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL530524M
      LC Control Number96106898

      Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay was a petite, vivacious, intelligent and remarkably beautiful young lady with beguiling eyes. A Valentine poem from an admiring British officer reads: "Thou know'st what powerful magick lies Within the round of Sarah's eyes." She was the sister of. The main ghost story at the home revolves around the relationship of Sally Townsend with John Simcoe. She is believed to have fallen in love with Colonel Simcoe during his stay at the home during the Revolutionary War.

      Besides Robert Townsend and Abraham Woodhull other members of the spy ring included Caleb Brewster, Austin Roe, Anna Strong, James Rivington, Amos Underhill, Jonas Hawkins, Sally Townsend, and Mary Underhill. The name of a women member of the spy ring to this day remains unknown; she is referred to by her spy code number as Agent Dorothy Horton McGee, Sally Townsend, Patriot, , reprint Tells the story of how young Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay helped get the word to her brother Robert ("Culper Jr." of the Culper Spy Ring) that led to the capture of Major Andre during the Revolutionary .

      Get this from a library! Patriots in petticoats. [Patricia Edwards Clyne; Richard Lebenson] -- More than twenty brief biographies of women who fought for their country's independence. Includes information on related historic sites and markers that can be visited today. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Sally Townsend books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.


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Sally Townsend, Patriot (a novel), by Dorothy Horton McGeereprint Tells a story of how young Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay helped get the word to her brother Robert ("Culper Jr." of the Culper Spy Ring) that led to the capture of Major Andre during the Revolutionary War.

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through handwriting analysis, that Robert Townsend was indeed "Culper, Jr.," Washington's spy. In his book, "The Two Spies," published inhe puts forth the story about Sally's involvement related above, without any supporting documentation or even mention of where the story came from. Sarah "Sally" Townsend (c–) was thought to be an informant for George Washington 's Culper Ring, a spy ring founded in the summer of Townsend lived in Oyster Bay and passed information to her brother, Robert Townsend, a main member of the ring.

She died in December and is buried at the Townsend Cemetery. Dorothy Horton McGee, Sally Townsend, Patriot,reprint Tells the story of how young Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay helped get the word to her brother Robert ("Culper Jr." of the Culper Spy Ring) that led to the capture of Major Andre during the Revolutionary War.

Sally Townsend is the author of Last Tango in Carcassonne ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 5 reviews, published )/5(5). Robert Townsend (Novem – March 7, ) was a member of the Culper Ring during the American operated in New York City with the aliases "Samuel Culper, Jr." and "" and gathered information as a service to General George is one of the least-known operatives in the spy ring, once demanding that Abraham Woodhull ("Samuel Culper") never tell his name to.

Sally reading one evening in the Hall’s living room stayed hidden while one of these notes was placed in a container in the room. She read the note—it confirmed intelligence that Major Andre had been working on--Benedict Arnold, the commander of West Point, would accept a bribe to betray the Patriots by offering to surrender the fort and his troops to the British.

Sally Townsend, George Washington's Teenage Spy book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay was a petite, /5(4). The choice Sally made allowed West Point to be saved from British control this helped the Patriots win the war.

Unfortunately, there was no happy ending for Sally Townsend. John finding out about her part, vowed to avenge Andre’s death and left Oyster Bay never to return.

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Book one in the Women Spies a well written story that takes you from June until October and the women Elizabeth Burgin, Meg Moncrieffe, and Sally Townsend who played a part in the American Revolution.

Being Canadian I had to think as I read this story/5(40). Utilizing the information Sally provided, Andre was captured and West Point and the Patriot cause was saved.

One would think, if the legend had any truth to it at all, that the Townsend Family would have been justly proud of the accomplishments of these two Patriots and passed their story down to succeeding generations. View the profiles of people named Sally Townsend. Join Facebook to connect with Sally Townsend and others you may know.

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Also, Samuel Townsend, Robert’s father and the owner of the house, was an ardent patriot, a member of New York’s Continental Congress who had been forced to .