Joseph Greenwood

Joseph Greenwood (1755-abt. 1837) was born in Mar. 1755. He married Martha Jones before 28 Mar. 1777; widowed. He married Elizabeth Anderson about 20 Dec. 1814 in Wilson Co., Tennessee. He was baptized by Wilford Woodruff on 20 Oct. 1835 in Calloway Co., Kentucky. He hosted Wilford Woodruff in 1835 and 1836 in Kentucky. He died about 1837.

Footnotes

Joseph Greenwood (KN8L-RF1), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Jul. 2022). Joseph Greenwood, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/joseph-greenwood, accessed 14 Jul. 2022). "U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 14 Jul. 2022); Joseph Greenwood, 7 Jun. 1832, Calloway Co., Kentucky, file no. S13225; citing “Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, National Archives, Washington, D.C.." "Delaware, Kent County, wills and administrations card file index, ca. 1650-1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 18 Jul. 2022); Jacob Jones, 28 Mar. 1777, Duck Creek, Kent Co., Delaware; citing Delaware Public Archives (Dover), image 1181/1550; DGS 101785514. "Tennessee, U.S., Marriage Records, 1780-2002," database with images, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 14 Jul. 2022); Joseph Greenwood and Elisabeth Anderson, 20 Dec. 1814, Wilson Co., Tennessee; citing “Nashville, TN, USA: Tennessee State Library and Archives." "Tax books, 1823-1875," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 14 Jul. 2022); Joseph Greenwood, 1836, Calloway Co., Kentucky, p. 17; citing Calloway Co., Kentucky, Tax Assessor, image 376/1134; DGS 7834409. Note: It is assumed that Martha Jones died prior to Joseph's marriage to Elizabeth Anderson. No direct evidence of her death has been found.

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  • Page 108

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    water & also with strong drink or spirits this not by commandment but from choice We then accor ding to commandment clensed our hands and feet and bore testimony unto God against the Ben- ton County mob & also against Paris & many others who had rejected our testimony We enjo yed a solumn, spiritual, & interesting Season We retired from the water in the spirit of God & spent the night for the last time at Brother Levi Taylors & ...
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    October 13, 1836 October 14, 1836 October 15, 1836 October 16, 1836 October 17, 1836 October 18, 1836 October 19, 1836 October 20, 1836 October 21, 1836
  • Page 64

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    October 17, 1835 ~ Saturday 17th Oct Preached at Mr Clapps & Baptised 1 one then Rode to Br Loys Preached at his house and returned to Br Clapp's. 3 miles October 18, 1835 ~ Sunday 18 On the Lords day Rode to Clarks River 10 mi & Preached in the meeting house had A debate with A Campbellite Priest. Also Preached at night in the same place on the Authenticity of the Book ...
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    October 17, 1835 October 18, 1835 October 19, 1835 October 20, 1835 October 21, 1835 October 22, 1835 October 23, 1835 October 24, 1835
  • Page 67

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    November 18, 1835 ~ Wednesday ^Nov 18th^ Rode to Br Clapps took the parting hand with Br Utley November 19, 1835 ~ Thursday 19th rode to Mr Greenwoods Preached at his house 3 miles November 20, 1835 ~ Friday 20. Rode to Mr Hendricks distance 10 miles November 21, 1835 ~ Saturday 21st Rode to Br Taylors distance 10 miles November 22, 1835 ~ Sunday 22nd Sunday ...
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    November 18, 1835 November 19, 1835 November 20, 1835 November 21, 1835 November 22, 1835 November 23, 1835 November 24, 1835 November 25, 1835 November 26, 1835 November 27, 1835 November 28, 1835 November 29, 1835 November 30, 1835 December 1, 1835 December 2, 1835 December 3, 1835 December 4, 1835 December 5, 1835 December 6, 1835 December 7, 1835 December 8, 1835 December 9, 1835 December 10, 1835 December 11, 1835 December 12, 1835 December 13, 1835 December 14, 1835 December 15, 1835 December 16, 1835 December 17, 1835
  • Page 68

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    December 18, 1835 ~ Friday Dec ^18^ Preached at Father Greenwoods at night December 19, 1835 ~ Saturday 19th Saturday Rode to Br Clapps ^on Tarapan Creek^ Preached at his house & Baptized 5 persons 4 men. 1 woman one of the men was A Campbellite Priest communed with the Saints had a good time 3 mile December 20, 1835 ~ Sunday 20th Rode on Sunday to Clarks River Preached at Mr
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    December 18, 1835 December 19, 1835 December 20, 1835 December 21, 1835 December 22, 1835 December 23, 1835 December 24, 1835 December 27, 1835 December 28, 1835 December 29, 1835 December 30, 1835 December 31, 1835
  • Page 72

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    The Second Book of Willford for 1836 January 1, 1836 ~ Friday Jan. 1st. Friday Spent the day at Brother Levi Taylors Bloody KY. January 2, 1836 ~ Saturday 2nd Wrote A Letter to Elder W. Parrish containing 200 lines in answer to his Dated Nov 29 1835 Which I receieved on the 1st of Jan 1836 January 3, 1836 ~ Sunday 3rd Preached on the Lords day at Joseph Chumbleys returned to ...
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    January 1, 1836 January 2, 1836 January 3, 1836 January 6, 1836 January 10, 1836 January 17, 1836 January 18, 1836 January 19, 1836 January 20, 1836 January 22, 1836 January 23, 1836 January 24, 1836 January 25, 1836 January 26, 1836
  • Page 76

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    February 28, 1836 ~ Sunday Feb 28 Sunday Rode to Father Greenwood's Preached at his house then rode to Br James Allen distance 6 miles Sister Margarett Clapp Was instantly healed at the laying on of hands of the Elders February 29, 1836 ~ Monday 29 Rode from Br Allens with Brothers Cathcart. Bo ydstun & Clapp to Mr John Clapp's on the Little ...
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    February 28, 1836 February 29, 1836 February 29, 1836 March 1, 1836 March 2, 1836 March 3, 1836 March 4, 1836 March 5, 1836 March 7, 1836 March 9, 1836 March 10, 1836 March 11, 1836 March 12, 1836
  • Page 79

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    April 7, 1836 ~ Thursday Aprail 7th Rode to Br Simeon Hendricks & Spent the day in teaching them & strivings to reinstate them into their former faith & fellowship which had been shaken by wrong constructions upon the Law of the Church &c by Elder Cathcart these are days of trial Who is weak & I am not weak Who is offended and I burn not O my God give me wisdom & spirit to feed the flock & proclaim against every evil Spirit. held a debate with Mr
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    April 7, 1836 April 8, 1836 April 9, 1836 April 10, 1836 April 11, 1836 April 12, 1836 April 13, 1836 April 14, 1836 April 15, 1836 April 16, 1836 April 17, 1836 April 18, 1836 April 19, 1836
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    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    ADVENTURE IN BLOODY RIVER. I told him we did not really consider them essential to salva- tion. He said he did, and therefore should not join our Church. On the 4th of April, 1835, I had the happy privilege of meeting Elder Warren Parrish at the house of Brother Frys. He had been preaching in that part of Tennessee, in company with David W. Patten, and had baptized a number and organ- ized several small branches. Brother Patten had ...
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    April 4, 1835 August 15, 1835 October 20, 1835
  • Page 10

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] pointment at the house of Brother Tay- lor, the step-father of Abraham O. Smoot. I had to cross Bloody River, which I had to swim in, in consequence of heavy rains. While crossing, my horse became entangled in a tree-top, and almost drowned; but I succeeded in getting him loose. We swam to the shore separately. He reached the shore first, and waited till I came out. I got into the saddle, and ...
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    October 20, 1835 November 16, 1835 November 17, 1835 November 18, 1835 December 19, 1835 December 20, 1835 February 26, 1836
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    Part of History – Appointment Book with 1836 Daybook

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    January 1, 1836 ~ Friday 1 Jan 1st 1836 Friday spent at Brother Taylors January 2, 1836 ~ Saturday 2 Wrote a Letter to Elder W Parrish containing 200 lines in answer to one from him that was Dated Nov 29th 1835 and I received it on the 1st of Jan 1836 January 3, 1836 ~ Sunday 3 Sunday Preached at Mr Chumleys [Chumbley] returned to Brother Taylors to study Grammer spent the week in studying, at Br ...
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    January 1, 1836 January 2, 1836 January 3, 1836 January 10, 1836 January 16, 1836 January 17, 1836 January 18, 1836 January 19, 1836 January 20, 1836 January 21, 1836 January 22, 1836 January 23, 1836