Joseph and Sarah (Greenwood) Greenwood
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Joseph GREENWOOD. Son of Dea. William GREENWOOD & Abigail
WOODWARD. Born 10 Jun 1734 ®112 in Sherborn, Massachusetts.
Died 27 Dec 1825.
Joseph Greenwood was a carpenter and weaver, a very prominent
man in general affairs, moved to Holden, Mass., and then to Dublin,
N.H., and in 1793 to Bethel, Maine. Dublin was incorporated 1771
and May 6 he was chosen the first town clerk which position he
held for twenty years or more, was selectman eleven years, town
treasurer several years; represented the town in the convention
of delegates which met at Exeter May 17, 1775; was a noted schoolmaster,
and the first justice of the peace in town. The history of Dublin
says "he appears to have been a very capable man and to have
done his business usually in a very correct and scholarly manner."
1757 - married to Sarah Greenwood, his half 1C1R
Moved to Holden, Massachusetts
1771 - Dublin, New Hampshire
1793 - Bethel, Maine
He married Sarah GREENWOOD, daughter of Lt. Josiah GREENWOOD &
Phebe STEARNS, 21 Jun 1757. Born 6 Jul 1737. Died 1836. She was
his half 1C1R.
They had the following children:
2 i. Ebenezer GREENWOOD
3 ii. John GREENWOOD
4 iii. Nathaniel GREENWOOD