Henry Green

1838–1905 (Age 67)
Long Island, New York, United States

The Life of Henry

When Henry Green was born in 1838, in Long Island, New York, United States, his father, Russell Green, was 48 and his mother, Sabrina Davis, was 34. He died in 1905, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Russell Green
1790–1844
Sabrina Davis
1804–1880
John Green
1834–1900
John Russell Green
–1903
Nancy Green
1836–1859
Henry Green
1838–1905
James Green
1840–1916
Joseph Milton Greene
1842–1922

Parents and Siblings

    Russell Green

    Male1790–1844Male

    Sabrina Davis

    Female1804–1880Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Abraham Lincoln Elected President

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln was Elected President of the United States in November of 1860
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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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