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Greene, James

Male 1626 - 1698  (~ 71 years)


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  • Name Greene, James 
    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 I25533  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2017 

    Father Greene, John,   b. 1575, St Albans, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1606  (Age > 32 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Tattershall, Joan,   b. Abt 1579, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F10139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Potter, Deliverance,   b. 1637,   d. 1664  (Age 27 years) 
    Married Abt 1658  Warwick Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Greene, James,   b. 01 Jun 1659  []
     2. Greene, Sarah,   b. 27 Aug 1664  []
     3. Greene, Elisha,   b. 17 Mar 1663  []
     4. Greene, Mary,   b. 28 Sep 1660  []
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F8437  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Anthony, Elizabeth 
    Children 
     1. Greene, Thomas,   b. 11 Nov 1682  []
     2. Greene, David,   b. 24 Jun 1677  []
     3. Greene, Peter,   b. 25 Aug 1666  []
     4. Greene, Elizabeth,   b. 17 Oct 1668  []
     5. Greene, Susanna,   b. 24 May 1688  []
     6. Greene, John,   b. 30 Sep 1685  []
     7. Greene, Jabez,   b. 17 May 1673  []
    Last Modified 14 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F8438  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.