Lee Roy Green

2 September 1902–10 December 1987 (Age 85)
Comanche, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Lee Roy

When Lee Roy Green was born on 2 September 1902, in Comanche, Stephens, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Samuel Fletcher Green, was 28 and his mother, Willie Armstrong, was 20. He married Lenora S Mansfield on 25 September 1925. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Quay, New Mexico, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 17 Mcalister, Quay, New Mexico, United States in 1940. He died on 10 December 1987, in New Mexico, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Lee Roy Green
Lenora S Mansfield
Marriage: 25 September 1925
Romane Allene Green
Wayne Green
Ada Ruby Green

Spouse and Children


    Lenora S Mansfield


25 September 1925



    Wayne Green


    Ada Ruby Green


Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Fletcher Green






    Mary E Green


    Ruby Green


    Unknown Green



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World Events (8)


Age 5

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Age 10

New Mexico is the 47th state.
1930 · Carlsbad Caverns Established

Age 28

Carlsbad Caverns in Carlsbad, New Mexico, became a National Park on May 14, 1930. Tourists can explore the caverns through guided and self-guided tours. In the 1960's, an amphitheater opened and started where tourists can sit and watch as the bats exit the cave for the night. The only part of the caverns that is off limits to tourists is where the bats come out.

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)

  • Leroy Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • L R Green, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leroy Green in household of Samuel F Green, "United States Census, 1910"

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