G. R. Green

1867–1877 (Age 10)
Hancock, Henry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of G. R.

When G. R. Green was born in 1867, in Hancock, Henry, Tennessee, United States, his father, Robert D Green, was 26 and his mother, Elva Jane Cope, was 28. He lived in District 10, Grainger, Tennessee, United States in 1870. He died in 1877, at the age of 10.

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Family Time Line

Robert D Green
1841–1905
Elva Jane Cope
1839–1915
Orlando Greene
1860–1887
Elizabeth Greene
1861–1950
James F. Green
1864–
Minerva J. Green
1865–1919
David Green
1865–1949
G. R. Green
1867–1877
Cornelia "Nellie" Greene
1871–1898
Laura Green
1873–1929
Martha Greene
1877–1943

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World Events (6)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 0

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 5

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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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  • G R Green in household of Robert D Green, "United States Census, 1870"

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