Anna Green

1899–1948 (Age 49)
Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Anna

When Anna Green was born in 1899, in Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Arnold Green, was 40 and her mother, Anna, was 40. She died in 1948, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

Arnold Green
1859–
Anna
1859–
Clarence Green
1887–
Dagney Green
1893–1965
S Green
1895–1943
Anna Green
1899–1948

Parents and Siblings

    Arnold Green

    Male1859–Male

    Anna

    Female1859–Female

siblings

(4)

    Clarence Green

    Male1887–Male

    Female1893–1965Female

    Female1895–1943Female

    Female1899–1948Female

World Events (3)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 11

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

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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