Greene Wesley Etheredge

18 December 1890–20 June 1953 (Age 62)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Greene Wesley

When Greene Wesley Etheredge was born on 18 December 1890, in Alabama, United States, his father, John William Etheredge, was 19 and his mother, Annah Leanner Brackin, was 17. He married Sadie Mae Reid in October 1914, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 9 daughters. He lived in Wolf Springs, Lawrence, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Lawrence, Alabama, United States in 1910. He died on 20 June 1953, in Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Decatur, Morgan, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Greene Wesley Etheredge
Sadie Mae Reid
Marriage: October 1914
Martha E. Etheredge
Mary Frances Etheredge
Clara Mae Etheredge
Clara Mae Etheredge
Katherine Etheredge
Evelyn Lee Etheredge
Edna N. Etheredge
Robert Reid Etheredge
Patricia Etheredge
Nancy Etheredge

Spouse and Children

October 1914
Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 5

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Etheridge .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

Etheredge, Greene Wesley

"G. Etheredge has just recently returned from a fishing camp on the river where he caught some good ones. Mr. Etheredge don't believe in just going fishing for an hour or two but when the whim strike …

Sources (3)

  • Green W Etheredge in household of John W Etheredge, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Greene W Etheridge in household of John W Etheridge, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Green W Etheridge in entry for R J Thompson and Clara Maye Etheridge, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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