Joseph Plumley was born 8 February 1653 in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts to Alexander Plumley (1621-1681) and Hester Skamenden (1624-1682) and died 11 July 1740 Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts of unspecified causes. He married Jane Adams (1653-1723) 1671 in Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
Joseph Plumley was born February 8, 1653 at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts to Alexander and Hester Mendon Plumley. He married Jane Adams in 1671 at Braintree and their children were: Elizabeth, Mary, John, Joseph, Abigail, Alexander, Mercy, Hannah and Lydia. Eighty seven year old Joseph died July 11, 1740 at Upton, Worcester County, Massachusetts and is presumed buried in that area.