Richard Greene

Male4 December 1769–December 1805

Brief Life History of Richard

When Richard Greene was born on 4 December 1769, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, Griffin Greene, was 20 and his mother, Sarah Greene, was 17. He married Bathesheba Rouse on 17 July 1794, in Washington, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in December 1805, in Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Mound Cemetery, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States.

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Richard Greene
Bathesheba Rouse
Marriage: 17 July 1794
William Greene
Caroline Greene
Robert Rouse Greene
Richard Greene

Sources (6)

  • Richard Greene, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Richard Green, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Book: The Greenes of Rhode Island

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 July 1794Washington, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1772 · The Gaspee Affair

    Age 3

    On June 9, 1772, colonists that are angry with the trade restrictions that Britain put them under, board the HMS Gaspee and set it ablaze. This was the first act of violence against the British on the North American continent.


    Age 7

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1781 · The First Constitution

    Age 12

    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: variant of Green . In North America, this surname has assimilated cognates from other languages.

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

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