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Townsend Life Expectancy

According to our database of 27,582 people with the last name Townsend that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

69.9
years

Most Common Townsend First Names

According to our database of 43,893 people with the last name Townsend that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • William 3.3%
  • John 2.9%
  • James 2.6%
  • Robert 2.0%
  • Mary 1.9%
  • George 1.9%
  • Charles 1.7%
  • Thomas 1.1%
  • Edward 0.8%
  • Richard 0.8%
  • Elizabeth 0.7%
  • Henry 0.7%
  • David 0.7%
  • Frank 0.6%
  • Margaret 0.6%
  • Arthur 0.6%
  • Joseph 0.6%
  • Walter 0.5%
  • Dorothy 0.5%
  • Helen 0.5%
  • Sarah 0.5%
  • Harold 0.5%
  • Ruth 0.5%
  • Willie 0.5%
  • Townsend 0.4%
  • Harry 0.4%
  • Albert 0.4%
  • Donald 0.4%
  • J 0.4%
  • Alice 0.4%
  • Kenneth 0.4%
  • Paul 0.4%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Samuel 0.3%
  • Raymond 0.3%
  • Annie 0.3%
  • Ralph 0.3%
  • Anna 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Florence 0.3%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • Ernest 0.3%
  • Betty 0.3%
  • Emma 0.3%
  • Mildred 0.3%
  • Francis 0.3%
  • Alfred 0.3%
  • Roy 0.3%
  • Howard 0.3%
  • Frederick 0.3%

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