George LeRoy Green

18 December 1899–18 February 1980 (Age 80)
Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States

The Life of George LeRoy

When George LeRoy Green was born on 18 December 1899, in Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States, his father, George Riley Green, was 45 and his mother, Rachel Heléna Scott, was 41. He married Christena Esther Jordan on 10 May 1923, in Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Sweet Grass, Montana, United States in 1935 and School District 7 Laurel, Yellowstone, Montana, United States in 1940. He died on 18 February 1980, in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States.

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Family Time Line

George LeRoy Green
Christena Esther Jordan
Marriage: 10 May 1923
Georgia Mavis Green
Lila Winnifred Green
Bobby Lou Green
Patsy Key Green

Spouse and Children

10 May 1923
Columbus, Stillwater, Montana, United States


    Georgia Mavis Green


    Lila Winnifred Green


    Bobby Lou Green


    Patsy Key Green


Parents and Siblings

    George Riley Green


    Rachel Heléna Scott




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 14

Historical Boundaries - 1913: Stillwater, Montana, United States
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 24

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Roy Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Roy Green, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leroy Green in household of George R Green, "United States Census, 1910"

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