Joseph Wood

M, #15052, (22 May 1713 - 1741)
Father*Jeremiah Wood1
Mother*Dorothy Bennett1
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Dea. Joshua/2a Brooks
Descendants of Esther/3a Brooks
Descendants of Grace/4a Whittemore
Last Edited:24 Aug 2017

Children with Grace/4a Whittemore:

  • Benjamin/5a Wood6 b. 17 Sep 1734
  • Aaron/5a Wood4 b. 3 Sep 1739, d. 20 Jun 1798
  • Grace/5a Wood7 b. 1 Dec 1741
Joseph Wood was born 22 May 1713 at Stow, Massachusetts.1 Of Littleton, he married (1), by 1734, Grace/4a Whittemore of Concord, daughter of Lt. Benjamin/3 Whittemore and Esther/3a Brooks, who was 12 y. his senior.2,3 He died in 1741 at Suncook, New Hampshire, where they had rem. about 1739.4 His widow married (2) Ephraim Stow, 1742, and died in 1754 at Carlisle, Massachusetts.2,5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S80] Vital Records of Stow, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, 109, Joseph ([Wood]) b.
  2. [S135] Mariana B. Ruggles, citing NEHGR, 107:262.
  3. [S203] Records of Littleton, Massachusetts, 509, Joseph Wood/Grace Whittemore m.
  4. [S142] John R. Wood.
  5. [S382] Vital Records of Carlisle, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, 98, w. Ephraim Stow d.
  6. [S203] Littleton VR, 41, Benjamin Wood b.
  7. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 154, Grace Wood b.

Thomas/1 Whittemore

M, #15060, (6 January 1593 - 26 May 1661)
Father*Thomas/a Whitmore1 d. Apr 1617
Last Edited:24 Aug 2017

Children with Hannah Chawkley:

  • Daniel/2 Whittemore2 b. 31 Jul 1633, d. 11 May 1683
  • John/2 Whitmore2 b. before 27 Apr 1635, d. circa 29 Apr 1635
  • Nathaniel/2 Whittemore2 b. before 1 May 1636, d. Nov 1671
  • John/2 Whittemore+3 b. 11 Feb 1638, d. 8 Dec 1694
  • Benjamin/2 Whittemore2 b. 1640, d. 16 Jul 1726
  • Elizabeth/2 Whittemore2 b. circa 1641, d. after 1690
  • Thomas/2 Whittemore2 b. circa 1645, d. 10 Mar 1670
  • Samuel/2 Whitmore2 b. 1647, d. 15 Sep 1726
  • Pelatiah/2 Whittemore2 b. circa 1650, d. Jan 1679
  • Abraham/2 Whittemore2 b. 1653, d. 14 Jan 1691
Thomas/1 Whittemore Jr. married a 1st wife in England before 14 Apr 1616, then married (2), 14 Apr 1623 at Hitchin, Hertfordshire, Sarah Deardes.2 "He had with his 1st wife one child, and two children with his 2d wife, but all 3 children lived their lives in England."2 Thomas Whittamar married (3), 27 Oct 1632 at St. Ippolyts, Hertfordshire, Hannah Chawkley (Chaulkly).1 "He came to America with his wife and five children in 1642, and settled in Malden, Mass.,"3 where he died 26 May 1661, a. 68.2

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S694] Vickie Elam White.
  2. [S142] John R. Wood.
  3. [S333] Richard W. Musgrove, History of the Town of Bristol, 2:458.