1860, 3,198; in 1865, 3,211.
Valuation in 1860, $1,534,425; in 1865, $1,899,806.
The selectmen in 1861 and 1862 were Alfred R. Field, Hervey C. Newton, Aaron K. Warner; in 1863, Humphrey Stevens, Hervey C. Newton, Aaron K. Warner; in 1864, Humphrey Stevens, Henry L. Pratt, Frederick G. Smith; in 1865, Humphrey Stevens, Hervey C. Newton, Aaron K. Warner.
The town-clerk during all these years was Noah S. Wells.
The town-treasurer in 1861 and 1862 was Rufus Howland; in 1863 and 1864, Bela Kellogg; in 1865, Noah S. Wells.
1861. A large meeting of the citizens of Greenfield, composed of gentlemen of all political parties, was held on the evening of the 20th of April, in the town hall, at which patriotic speeches were made, and the following resolutions presented by Hon. Daniel W. Alvord were unanimously adopted:—
Resolved, That the safety of the Republic, the welfare of the people, the preservation of our liberties, imperatively require a resort to arms; that force should be