Anastasia Annis Green

1846–22 October 1858 (Age 12)
Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Anastasia Annis

When Anastasia Annis Green was born in 1846, in Iowa, United States, her father, Allen Madison Green, was 22 and her mother, Vienna Potter, was 21. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850. She died on 22 October 1858, in Stockton Judicial Township, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 12.

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Allen Madison Green
Vienna Potter
Anastasia Annis Green
Asa Madison Green
Elizabeth Ellen Green
George Putman Green
Newell Dayton Green
Allen Madison Green
Alice Josephine Green
Ida May Green
Charlotte Josephine Green

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World Events (6)

Age 0
Iowa is the 29th state.
1848 · The California Gold Rush
Age 2
On January 24, 1848, gold was found at Sutter’s Mill in Coloma, California, which began the California gold rush. In December of that same year, U.S. President James Polk announced the news to Congress. The news of gold lured thousands of “forty-niners” seeking fortune to California during 1849. Approximately 300,000 people relocated to California from all over the world during the gold rush years. It is estimated that the mined gold was worth tens of billions in today’s U.S. dollars. 
1850 · California Is Admitted to Union
Age 4
California was admitted into the Union on September 9, 1850, and became the 31st state.

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.

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Passing of Anastacia Annis Greene

From the Journal of Anastacia's uncle Amasa Potter KWNN-2MF, page 39 Journal date October 22, 1858 : News came to me that Anastacia Greene was very sick and wanted to see me. I got a bottle of sweet …

Sources (4)

  • Annis Green in household of Allen Green, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anastasia Annis Green, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Anastasia Annis Green - Pioneer Overland Travel

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