Betty Green

30 April 1748–17 May 1753
Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Betty

When Betty Green was born on 30 April 1748, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Green, was 30 and her mother, Agnes or Ann Wood, was 28.

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Robert Green
1717–1753
Agnes or Ann Wood
1719–
Charles Green
1739–1740
John Green
1746–1808
James Green
1746–
James Green
1744–
Betty Green
1748–1753
Robert Green
1751–

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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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  • Betty Green, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Betty Green, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Betty Green -

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