Lewis Cass Green

1842–1895 (Age 53)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Lewis Cass

When Lewis Cass Green was born in 1842, in Indiana, United States, his father, Samuel S. Green, was 27 and his mother, Mary Ann Brooks, was 26. He married Mary Alice Richards on 6 September 1869, in Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Columbus, Columbus Township, Bartholomew, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Watertown, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1895, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Waterloo, Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Cass Green
Mary Alice Richards
Marriage: 6 September 1869
Samuel Edson Green
Mattie Belle Green
Jessie Richards Green
Kate Eliza Green

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  • Marriage
    6 September 1869Jefferson, Wisconsin, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1851 · Constitution of 1851
    Age 9
    Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or was young or immature, 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). This is one of the most common and widespread of English surnames. In North America it has assimilated cognates from other languages, notably German Grün (see Gruen ) and Dutch Groen ; compare 7 below. This surname is also very common among African Americans.English: alternatively, from a Middle English personal name Grene.Irish: adopted for Ó hUainín ‘descendant of Uainín’, a personal name from a pet form of uaine ‘green’, see Honan .

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

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    Sources (8)

    • Lewis Cass Green in household of Samuel S Green, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Lewis C Green in household of Samuel S Green, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Lewis Cass Green - Published information: Cemetery record or headstone: birth-name: Lewis Cass Green

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