Dea. Luke Joslin, born in Stoddard, December 22, 1797, married Lydia, daughter of Samuel Foster, of Stoddard, November 24; 1824. They lived in `Leominster Corner” until 1840, when they moved to a farm near the village. He held many offices of trust while in town, and was a deacon of the Congregational church for some years. They sold their farm and moved to Keene in April, 1855, where he died June 3, 1875. His widow is still living, at the age of eighty-four years. They had three children born in Stoddard, Gilman Joslin, born December 4, 1825, married Susan Wilson, of Keene, February 20, 1851, and died November 16, 1867. His widow, one son and a daughter survive him. Albert joslin, born October 27, 1828, was drowned at South Keene, July 13. 1850. Elsie Joslin, born July 21, 1832, married Dr. Ira F. Prouty, January 22, 1855, and as his widow is now living in Keene.