Phoebe Helen Green

1875–1881 (Age 6)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Phoebe Helen

When Phoebe Helen Green was born on 1 January 1875, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, John M. Green, was 32 and her mother, Mary Helen Roskilly, was 25. She died on 20 December 1881, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 6, and was buried in Bellefontaine Neighbors, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John M. Green
1842–1911
Mary Helen Roskilly
1849–1939
Mary Harriet Green
1868–1944
Robert H. Green
1872–1963
Jesse Jamerson Green
1873–1918
Phoebe Helen Green
1875–1881
John Watson Green
1878–1963
Maud Green
1882–1884
James Edward Green
1885–1964
Mabel Helen Green
1888–1963

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World Events (3)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 0

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 6

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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 (2)

  • Phoebe Green in household of John Green, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Febe Green in household of John Green, "United States Census, 1880"

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