Boyd Green

10 April 1886–March 1988 (Age 101)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Boyd

When Boyd Green was born on 10 April 1886, in West Virginia, United States, his father, Thomas Winston Green, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ann Grose, was 23. He lived in Barkers Ridge Magisterial District, Wyoming, West Virginia, United States in 1900. He died in March 1988, at the age of 101, and was buried in Mason, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Winston Green
Mary Ann Grose
Toliver Green
William Harrison Green
Louise Green
Mary Ann Green
Paris Philip Green
Floyd Green
Simeon Jasper Green
Boyd Green
Thomas Thurman Green
Amanda Florence Green
Alvis Green
Elzy Isaac Green
Hobart Green
Sarah Elizabeth Green

Parents and Siblings



    Toliver Green



    Louise Green


    Mary Ann Green



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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 4

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 27

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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)

  • Boyd Green in household of Thomas Green, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Boyd Green, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Boyd Green, "Find A Grave Index"

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