Sally Matilda Green

18 May 1850–11 July 1928 (Age 78)
Calvert City, Marshall, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sally Matilda

Sally Matilda Green was born on 18 May 1850, in Calvert City, Marshall, Kentucky, United States as the daughter of Daniel Mack Green. She had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Jesse Atkinson Owen. She lived in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States in 1880 and Civil District 8, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States in 1900. She died on 11 July 1928, at the age of 78, and was buried in Eagleville, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Atkinson Owen
Sally Matilda Green
Willie Warnetta Owen
Ada Green Owen
Jesse Macklin Owen
Henry Shackley Owen
Mary Emma Owen
Hugh Kendrick Owen
Albert Wilson Owen

Spouse and Children



    Willie Warnetta Owen



    Jesse Macklin Owen



    Mary Emma Owen


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Mack Green




    C J Green


    J M Green



    W G Green


World Events (8)


Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1860: Marshall, Kentucky, United States
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 12

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 22

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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Sources (3)

  • S M Green in household of D M Green, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sallie Owen in household of Jessee A Owen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sallie M Owen in household of Michael K Mackey, "United States Census, 1870"

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