Jonathan Woodward

Male 1718 -


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  • Born 7 Jul 1718  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Married 27 Jan 1742  Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Mary Brown. the daughter of Jonathan and Elizabeth (Simmonds) Brown. She was born on 20 January 1720/21 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She died on Sunday 21 October 1764 in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

    Issue:
    1. Joseph Woodward (1743-____)
    2. Thankful Woodward (1745-1813)
    3. Jonathan Woodward (1747-____)
    4. Jonas Woodward (1748-1764)
    5. Mary Woodward (1750-____)
    6. Ann Woodward (1753-1820)
    7. Amos Woodward (1755-1841)
    8. Hulda Woodward (1757-____)
    9. Seth Woodward (1759-____) 
    • Bond (1860) gives their marriage date as 2 June 1743 on page 122, an error.
    Offices Held 1744  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was the Hogreeve. 
    Offices Held 1748  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was the Surveyor of Highways. Jonathan served again as Surveyor in 1760. 
    Offices Held 1751  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was a Tithingman. He was chosen again in 1757. 
    Offices Held 1762  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was chosen a Constable, but was fined for not serving. 
    Offices Held 1763 to 1764  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was the Fence Viewer. 
    Offices Held 1764 to 1766  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was the surveyor of Boards and Timber. 
    Married 13 Feb 1766  Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Patience Leland, the daughter of Joseph and Esther (Thurston) Leland. She was born on 26 May 1722 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. On 18 March 1741/42 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Patience married first James Whitney, son of Deacon James Whitney and Martha Rice. Pierce (1895) gives the place of marriage as Framingham, Massachusetts. She and James Whitney moved in 1744 to Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. On 13 May 1759 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Patience married second Deacon Jospeh Damon.

    Issue:
    1. Rhoda Woodward (1767-____) 
    Offices Held 1768  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    He was the Deer-Reeve. 
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I14802 
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2018 

    Father Jonathan Woodward,   b. 28 Sep 1685, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1745, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Patience Ward,   d. 18 Oct 1719, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 Mar 1712  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jul 1718 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mary Brown. the daughter of Jonathan and Elizabeth (Simmonds) Brown. She was born on 20 January 1720/21 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. She died on Sunday 21 October 1764 in Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Issue: 1. Joseph Woodward (1743-____) 2. Thankful Woodward (1745-1813) 3. Jonathan Woodward (1747-____) 4. Jonas Woodward (1748-1764) 5. Mary Woodward (1750-____) 6. Ann Woodward (1753-1820) 7. Amos Woodward (1755-1841) 8. Hulda Woodward (1757-____) 9. Seth Woodward (1759-____) - 27 Jan 1742 - Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Hogreeve. - 1744 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Surveyor of Highways. Jonathan served again as Surveyor in 1760. - 1748 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was a Tithingman. He was chosen again in 1757. - 1751 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was chosen a Constable, but was fined for not serving. - 1762 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Fence Viewer. - 1763 to 1764 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the surveyor of Boards and Timber. - 1764 to 1766 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Patience Leland, the daughter of Joseph and Esther (Thurston) Leland. She was born on 26 May 1722 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. On 18 March 1741/42 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Patience married first James Whitney, son of Deacon James Whitney and Martha Rice. Pierce (1895) gives the place of marriage as Framingham, Massachusetts. She and James Whitney moved in 1744 to Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. On 13 May 1759 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, Patience married second Deacon Jospeh Damon. Issue: 1. Rhoda Woodward (1767-____) - 13 Feb 1766 - Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffices Held - He was the Deer-Reeve. - 1768 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S456] Jackson, Francis. A History of the Early Settlement of Newton, County of Middlesex, Massachusetts, from 1639 to 1800, (Boston: Stacy and Richardson, 1854).

    2. [S463] Bond, Henry. Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts including Waltham and Weston, (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1860).

    3. [S665] Woods, Henry Ernest. Vital Records of Newton, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1905).

    4. [S452] Woodward, Norma Slater. Descendants of Richard Woodward New England 1589-1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    5. [S666] Ritter, Priscilla R. and Thelma Fleishman. Newton, Massachusetts, 1679-1779 A Biographical Directory, (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1982).

    6. [S970] Baldwin, Thomas W. The Vital Records of Framingham, Massachusetts to the Year 1850, (Boston: Wright and Potter, 1911).

    7. [S971] Baldwin, Thomas W. Vital Records of Sherborn, Massachusetts to the Year 1850 , (Boston: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1911).

    8. [S78] Morse, Abner. Genealogical Register of the Descendants of The Early Planters of Sherborn, Holliston, and Medway, Massachusetts, (Boston: Damrell & Moore, 1855).

    9. [S972] Pierce, Frederick Clifton. The Descendants of John Whitney, Who Came From London, England, to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635 , (Chicago: Press of W. B. Conkey Company, 1895).



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