John S Greer

23 August 1839–27 August 1909 (Age 70)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of John S

When John S Greer was born on 23 August 1839, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Solomon Greer, was 32 and his mother, Alphiah Fitzpatrick, was 19. He married Mahala HOLLOWAY in 1864, in Simpson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Simpson, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Madison Township, Cedar, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 27 August 1909, in Cedar, Missouri, United States, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

John S Greer
1839–1909
Mahala HOLLOWAY
1847–1902
Marriage: 1864
Mary Elizabeth Greer
1865–1949
John Greer
1869–
Elijah Greer
1866–1889
Leon Greer
1872–1921
James A. Greer
1874–1901
Daisy Dean Greer
1878–1961
Charles Greer
1880–1881
Birttie Greer
1883–1915
Earnest Greer
1887–1904
Hattie Greer
1890–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1864
Simpson, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    Solomon Greer

    Male1807–1884Male

    Alphiah Fitzpatrick

    Female1820–1906Female

siblings

(8)

    Mary Frances Greer

    Female1838–1921Female

    Male1839–1909Male

    Sarah J Greer

    Female1841–1924Female

    Samuel H Greer

    Male1843–Male

    Malinda Isabel Greer

    Female1845–1933Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 11

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1860

Age 21

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Chiefly northern Irish: variant of Grier .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John S Greer in household of Solomon Greer, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Greer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Green, "United States Census, 1870"

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