About Joseph Work, Jr.
From “Work Family History”, vol. I (1969) & vol. II (1994), compiled by Von Gail Hamilton.
Joseph was a Captain in Flying Camp in 1776; was in Col. Lowry's battalion at the Battle of Brandywine. He was the sheriff of Lancaster County, PA 1779-81; a member of the PA Assembly 1783-88. Military information: http://www.americanancestors.org/PageDetail.aspx?recordId=147483096