George Greene

1704–
Rhode Island, United States

The Life of George

When George Greene was born in 1704, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, George Greene, was 34 and his mother, Mary Pierce, was 32. He married Ann Greene about 1724, in Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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George Greene
1704–
Ann Greene
1706–
Marriage: about 1724
George Greene
1732–
Mary Green
1733–
Benjamin Greene
1750–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1724
Rhode Island, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1776

Age 72

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 72

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 96

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

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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  • Legacy NFS Source: George Greene - Individual or family possessions: male

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