Benjamin Greene

16 February 1703–1742 (Age 38)
Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Greene was born on 16 February 1703, in Providence, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, Jabez Greene Sr, was 29 and his mother, Mary Barton, was 24. He married Ann Hoxsie on 27 November 1735, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1742, in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, at the age of 39.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Greene
1703–1742
Ann Hoxsie
1716–1758
Marriage: 27 November 1735
Sarah Greene
1736–1818
Benjamin Greene
1738–1807
Mary Greene
1739–1807
Ann Greene
1742–1800

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 November 1735
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (1)

1723 · Pirates Hung in Newport

Age 20

On July 17, 1723, twenty-eight pirates are hung in Newport, Rhode Island.

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)

  • Benjamin Greene in entry for Ann Greene, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Benjamin Greene, "Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916"
  • Benjamin Greene in entry for Mary Greene, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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