Emeline Green

1858–27 December 1934 (Age 77)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Emeline

When Emeline Green was born in 1858, in North Carolina, United States, her father, James Green, was 47 and her mother, Mary Ann Morrow, was 41. She married John A. Rimel on 22 September 1877, in Sevier, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Civil District 5, Sevier, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Civil District 6, Sevier, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 27 December 1934, at the age of 76, and was buried in Waldens Creek, Sevier, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

John A. Rimel
1843–1907
Emeline Green
1858–1934
Marriage: 22 September 1877
Nancy A. Rimel
1878–1962
Sarah Rimel
1879–
William Rimel
1883–1956

Spouse and Children

    John A. Rimel

    Male1843–1907Male

    Female1858–1934Female

MARRIAGE
22 September 1877
Sevier, Tennessee, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    James Green

    Male1811–1899Male

    Mary Ann Morrow

    Female1817–1893Female

siblings

(10)

    Hannah L. Green

    Female1836–Female

    Harmon Green

    Male1836–Male

    John Green

    Male1839–1916Male

    Elizabeth Green

    Female1843–1914Female

    Robert Fillmore Green

    Male1845–1915Male

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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 4

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.
1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 20

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Emiline Green in household of James Green, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emeline Patrick in household of Bryant Patrick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emeline Green in household of James Green, "United States Census, 1860"

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