Mary Green

14 December 1807–6 January 1846 (Age 38)
Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Green was born on 14 December 1807, in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Denton Green, was 27 and her mother, Ann Dixon, was 24. She married Alexander Finlayson on 3 January 1832, in Saint George Hanover Square District, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 6 January 1846, in Warren, Warren, Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Warren, Warren, Herkimer, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Finlayson
1806–1884
Mary Green
1807–1846
Marriage: 3 January 1832
Mary Finlayson
1833–1860
Clara Finlayson
1835–1910
Ann Finlayson
1837–1854
Denton Green Finlayson
1839–1923
Bell Ross Finlayson
1843–1911
Isabell Finlayson
1844–1943

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1832
Saint George Hanover Square District, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Denton Green

    Male1780–1840Male

    Ann Dixon

    Female1783–Female

siblings

(4)

    Margaret Green

    Female1804–1835Female

    Female1807–1846Female

    Denton Green

    Male1810–1819Male

    Anne Green

    Female1812–Female

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1815

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 16

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: one of the most common and widespread of English surnames, either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green, Middle English grene (a transferred use of the color term). In North America this name has no doubt assimilated cognates from other European languages, notably German Grün ( see Gruen ).2 Jewish (American): Americanized form of German Grün or Yiddish Grin, Ashkenazic ornamental names meaning ‘green’ or a short form of any of the numerous compounds with this element.3 Irish: translation of various Gaelic surnames derived from glas ‘gray’, ‘green’, ‘blue’. See also Fahey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Green, "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950"
  • Mary Green in entry for Isabel Fuller, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Mary Finlayson, "Find A Grave Index"

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