Elizabeth Green

24 October 1675–
Haverhill, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Green was born on 24 October 1675, in Haverhill, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Peter Green, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Durston, was 30. She married Robert Lovell in 1695, in Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America in 1675.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lovell
1675–
Elizabeth Green
1675–
Marriage: 1695
Ann Lovell
1618–1702
Agnes Lovell
1698–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1695
Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America
children

(2)

    Ann Lovell

    Female1618–1702Female

    Agnes Lovell

    Female1698–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Green, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Ann Lovell, "England, Kent, Canterbury Parish Registers, 1538-1986"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Ann Lovel, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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