[WING,] Mathew, s. Joseph, Sept. 26, 1721. Matthew Wing
was the son of Joseph Wing
and Catherine Cornell ?
. He married Elizabeth Sisson
at No VRs, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, on 24 July 1740. The History of Danby says that "Joseph (Matthew) came from Dartmouth in 1775 and that he died in 1810, at the age of 90 years and that he had Giles, Matthew, Ruth, Elizabeth and Mary. According to this history, he and his son Giles settled on the farm owned in 1869 by A. A. Matthewson in Danby. Matthew is mentioned in his father's will made in 1778, and also in the U. S. Census of 1790, when he was reported in Danby with a family of one male over 16, two males under 16 and one female.