John Edmond Greene

15 May 1855–23 October 1929 (Age 74)
Harrison, Crosby Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of John Edmond

When John Edmond Greene was born on 15 May 1855, in Harrison, Crosby Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, his father, Nathan Greene, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Jane Speer, was 32. He married Elizabeth Susanna Swingle on 23 April 1890, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Blue Rock, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Cannelville, Brush Creek Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1900. In 1910, at the age of 55, his occupation is listed as machinist - bolt factory in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States. He died on 23 October 1929, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Sunset Cemetery, Galloway, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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John Edmond Greene
Elizabeth Susanna Swingle
Marriage: 23 April 1890
William Nathan Greene
Joseph Burchard Greene
Ina Marion Greene
Ralph Erwin Greene
Sarah Ruth Greene

Spouse and Children

23 April 1890
Muskingum, Ohio, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Rachel Anna Greene



    Joanna Florence Greene


    Thomas A Greene



World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 5

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 20

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: translation of Gaelic Ó hUainín ‘descendant of Uainín’ ( see Honan 2).2 variant spelling of Green as an English name or as an Americanized form of name of similar meaning in some other European language.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Green in household of Nathan Green, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Green in household of Nathan Green, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John E Greene, "United States Census, 1920"

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