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    James Greene

    James Greene

    Male 1626 - 1698  (~ 71 years)

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    • Name James Greene 
      Christened 21 Jun 1626  St Thomas, Salisbury, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Gender Male 
      Died 27 Apr 1698  Warwick Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Person ID I19698  My tree
      Last Modified 28 Jan 2021 

      Father John Greene,   b. 1575, St Albans, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1606  (Age > 32 years) 
      Relationship natural 
      Mother Joan Tattershall,   b. Abt 1579, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Relationship natural 
      Family ID F22614  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 1 Deliverance Potter,   b. 1637,   d. 1664  (Age 27 years) 
      Married Abt 1658  Warwick Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Children 
       1. Mary Greene,   b. 28 Sep 1660  [natural]
       2. Elisha Greene,   b. 17 Mar 1663  [natural]
       3. Sarah Greene,   b. 27 Aug 1664  [natural]
       4. James Greene,   b. 1 Jun 1659  [natural]
      Last Modified 28 Jan 2021 
      Family ID F7509  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 2 Elizabeth Anthony,   b. of Portsmouth Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Married 3 Aug 1665 
      Children 
       1. Peter Greene,   b. 25 Aug 1666  [natural]
       2. Elizabeth Greene,   b. 17 Oct 1668  [natural]
       3. Jabez Greene,   b. 17 May 1673  [natural]
       4. David Greene,   b. 24 Jun 1677  [natural]
       5. Thomas Greene,   b. 11 Nov 1682  [natural]
       6. John Greene,   b. 30 Sep 1685  [natural]
       7. Susanna Greene,   b. 24 May 1688  [natural]
      Last Modified 28 Jan 2021 
      Family ID F7510  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Notes 
      • !History - New England, page 547 - (II) James, fourth son of Surgeon John (q.v.) and Joan (Tattershall) Greene, was baptized June 21, 1626, at St. Thomas Church, Salisbury, England, and was made a freeman of Warwick in 1647. He resided at Potowomut, on the southerly side of Main street, and was town clerk in 1661; was a member of the general assembly as general commissioner under the first charter, and was deputy and assistant under the second charter ten years. He removed to Portsmouth with other in habitants of Warwick to escape the Indians in King Philip's war, and resided for some years at "Hunting Swamp." In 1684 he purchased lands in Warwick at Potowomut, where he settled, and where his descendant, the distinguished General Nathaniel Greene, of the revolution, was born. He died April 27, 1698. He married (first) about 1658, Deliverance, daughter of Robert and Isabelle Potter, whose farm joined his own, born 1637, died 1664. He married (second) August 3, 1665, Elizabeth, daughter of John and Susanna Anthony, of Portsmouth. Children of first marriage: James, mentioned below; Mary, born September 28, 1660; Elisha, March 17, 1663; Sarah, august 27, 1664. Children of second marriage: Peter, August 25, 1666; Elizabeth, October 17, 1668; John, died young; Jabez, May 17, 1673; David, June 24, 1677; Thomas, November 11, 1682; John, September 30, 1685; Susanna, May 24, 1688.