Floyd Keneth Green

23 February 1927–16 May 2006 (Age 79)
Mount Bethel Cemetery, Bradley, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Floyd Keneth

When Floyd Keneth Green was born on 23 February 1927, in Mount Bethel Cemetery, Bradley, Tennessee, United States, his father, Clarence Oscar Green, was 34 and his mother, Cora Estelle Newman, was 28. He lived in Bradley, Tennessee, United States in 1935 and Civil District 3, Bradley, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He died on 16 May 2006, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Floyd Keneth Green
1927–2006
Linda Muriel Benson
1925–1952

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Female1917–1969Female

    Milton Euclett Green

    Male1918–1971Male

    Male1921–2000Male

    Margie E Green

    Female1924–Female

    Freddie E Green

    Male1925–Male

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World Events (8)

1929

Age 2

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 4

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1948 · The Beginning of the Cold War

Age 21

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crises of the Cold War. The Soviet Union blocked all access to the sectors of Berlin under Western control and offered to drop the blockade if the newly introduced Deutsche Mark was removed from West Berlin. The Berlin Blockade showed the different ideological and economic visions for postwar Europe. Even though there wasn't any fire fight during the cold war, many of these skirmishes arose and almost caused nuclear war on multiple occasions.

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)

  • Kennith Green in household of Clarence Grenn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Floyd K Green in household of Clarence O Green, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Floyd Keneth Green - School record: Cemetery record or headstone: birth-name: Floyd Keneth Green

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