Robert Kenyon Green

6 June 1852–9 November 1925 (Age 73)
Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Kenyon

When Robert Kenyon Green was born on 6 June 1852, in Michigan, United States, his father, Robert Kenyon Green, was 45 and his mother, Eliza Esther Morrison, was 31. He married Mary Emeline Kenner about 1873. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Naples, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1910 and Election Precinct 20 Davis, Uintah, Utah, United States in 1920. He died on 9 November 1925, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Vernal, Uintah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Kenyon Green
1852–1925
Mary Lovina Merrill
1860–1937
Marriage: 1880
Charlotte Eudora Green
1881–1951
Thomas Morrison Green
1887–1888
Florence Lavinia Green
1888–1977
Rachel Green
1891–1892
Charles Wesley Green
1893–1959
Jessie Lovina Green
1895–1982
Lydia Josephine Green
1897–1981
Sylvia Green
1899–1979

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1880Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · Creation of the Republican Party
    Age 2
    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 20
    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

    English: either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or was young or immature, 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). This is one of the most common and widespread of English surnames. In North America it has assimilated cognates from other languages, notably German Grün (see Gruen ) and Dutch Groen ; compare 7 below. This surname is also very common among African Americans.English: alternatively, from a Middle English personal name Grene.Irish: adopted for Ó hUainín ‘descendant of Uainín’, a personal name from a pet form of uaine ‘green’, see Honan .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Greenman
    Greening
    Gruen
    Greene

    Sources (30)

    • Robert Green in household of Robert Green, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Robert K. Green in entry for Leroy Green, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Robert R Green in household of Robert Green, "United States Census, 1860"

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