Ralph Erwin Greene

17 September 1896–5 February 1956 (Age 59)
Brush Creek, Brush Creek Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Ralph Erwin

When Ralph Erwin Greene was born on 17 September 1896, in Brush Creek, Brush Creek Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, John Edmond Greene, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Susanna Swingle, was 35. He married Alice Wood on 28 August 1926, in Franklin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Franklinton, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 5 February 1956, in Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Sunset Cemetery, Galloway, Franklin, Ohio, United States.

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Ralph Erwin Greene
Alice Wood
Marriage: 28 August 1926
Thomas Erwin Greene
Baby Girl Greene

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 2
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!
Age 4
This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 16
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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 (15)

  • Ralph E Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ralph E Greene in household of John E Greene, "United States Census, 1910"
  • E Ralph Green in household of E John Green, "United States Census, 1900"

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