Thomas Greenewood

Male 1643 - 1693  (~ 50 years)


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  • Name Thomas Greenewood 
    Christened 4 Jun 1643  Heptonstall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Emigration 1665  [1
    He arrived in Boston. 
    Moved To 1667  Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation say 1668  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    He was a weaver. 
    History 8 May 1678  [1
    He was one of the signers of the petition to the General Court asking for Newton village to be set off from Cambridge and incorporated. 
    Office Held 27 Aug 1679  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    He was appointed a Constable. 
    Freeman 2 Feb 1681  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Office Held 1688  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    He was a Tax Commissioner serving under Governor Andros. 
    Office Held 1693  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    He was elected a Selectman. 
    Office Held 1693  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    He was the Town Clerk. 
    Died 1 Sep 1693  Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5, 7, 8
    • He died in the evening, interstate, leaving an estate of £481 13/6.
    Buried Newton Cemetery, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Grave #181
    Siblings 1 sibling 
     1. Alice Greenewood,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1681
     
    Person ID I311  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2019 

    Father Thomas Greenewood,   c. 26 Feb 1610, Heptonstall, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother unknown wife 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F346  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hannah Ward,   b. 1650, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1687, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 8 Jun 1670  Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9
    Children 
     1. Thomas Greenewood,   b. 22 Jan 1671, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +2. John Greenwood, Esq,   b. 15 Jul 1673, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1737, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [Birth]
     3. Thomas Greenewood,   b. 15 Jul 1673, Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1720, Rehoboth, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 9 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Abigail 
    Married Abt 1687  [3
    Children 
     1. James Greenewood,   b. 19 Dec 1687, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1742, Holliston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [Birth]
     2. William Greenewood,   b. 14 Oct 1689, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1756, Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2019 
    Family ID F348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 4 Jun 1643 - Heptonstall, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMoved To - 1667 - Cambridge Village, now Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Jun 1670 - Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was appointed a Constable. - 27 Aug 1679 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFreeman - 2 Feb 1681 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was a Tax Commissioner serving under Governor Andros. - 1688 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was elected a Selectman. - 1693 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOffice Held - He was the Town Clerk. - 1693 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Sep 1693 - Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Newton Cemetery, Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S954] Greenwood, Frederick. Greenwood Genealogies, 1154-1914 , (New York: The Lyons Genealogical Company, 1914).

    2. [S88] Paige, Lucius R. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register , (Boston: H. O. Houghton and Company, 1877).

    3. [S86] Gozzaldi, Mary Isabella. History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register - Supplement and Index Reprint of 1930 edition, (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, 1986).

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

    5. [S451] Martyn, Charles. The William Ward Genealogy - The History of the Descendants of William Ward of Sudbury, Mass. 1638-1925, (New York: Artemas Ward, 1925).

    6. [S456] Jackson, Francis. A History of the Early Settlement of Newton, County of Middlesex, Massachusetts, from 1639 to 1800, (Boston: Stacy and Richardson, 1854).

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

    8. [S1375] Dean, J. W. "Records of the Greenwood Family" , (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, volume XV, 1861).

    9. [S457] Ward, Andrew Henshaw. Ward Family: Descendants of William Ward, (Boston: Samuel G. Drake, 1851).



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