Gordon Edward Greenwood's Family Album

Greenwood Grandparents

Joseph Newton Greenwood  1871-1950 Indiana

Grandma Martha Ellen (Fiscus) Greenwood


Joseph Newton Greenwood 
Martha Ellen (Fiscus) Greenwood
Grandpa was born August 16, 1871, near Freedom, Owen County, Indiana.  Joe was a coal miner. He was a member of the United Mine Workers of America. He was also a blacksmith, like the Greenwood men before him.  He died on June 16, 1950, in Linton, Greene County, Indiana, and is buried in Lebanon Cemetery (near the flagpole), Midland, Greene County, Indiana. She was born July 18, 1872, in Coal City, Owen County, Indiana. I never met her parents, Aaron Fiscus and Mary Susanna Dyar. Her first husband, Dr. John W. Mahorney, died soon after they married in Owen County, Indiana,  on April 30, 1891. She married my grandfather, Joseph Newton Greenwood, in Coal City, Owen County, on October 18, 1893.They had 8 children. The youngest was my father, Arthur Greenwood. Martha Ellen died on March 03, 1978, in Linton, Greene County, Indiana. She lived to be 105.
My grandparents' marriage license. They lived in the town of Arney in Owen County, Indiana.

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