William A Green

19 October 1886–2 August 1979 (Age 92)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of William A

William A Green was born on 19 October 1886, in Tennessee, United States. He had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Ada W Merritt. He lived in Monroe, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 3, Loudon, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 2 August 1979, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

William A Green
1886–1979
Ada W Merritt
1909–
James Fletcher Green
1922–1988
Wilburn T Green
1925–2008
Opal Green
1927–1983
Robert A Green
1929–1950
Charles W Green
1930–2002

Spouse and Children

    Male1886–1979Male

    Ada W Merritt

    Female1909–Female

children

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 26

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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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  • William A Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William A Green, "United States Census, 1940"

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