The Shemwell Family

Finley Elihu GreeneAge: 83 years19071990

Finley Elihu Greene
Given names
Finley Elihu
Birth June 19, 1907 38 35
Birth of a brotherVonnie May Greene
May 12, 1910 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterInez Lucinda Greene
September 15, 1914 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 9 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 10 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
Death of a paternal grandfatherElihu Greene
July 3, 1926 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1Sarah Grace “Ruth” Greene
January 16, 1927 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 22 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah Lucinda Gragg
November 11, 1931 (Age 24 years)
Civil marriageMildred L. BrunskillView this family
August 3, 1932 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2Ronald Finley Greene
November 22, 1932 (Age 25 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherFinley Patterson Trivett
February 24, 1937 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#3Nikky Jo Greene
April 30, 1939 (Age 31 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 34 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 42 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union -
Death of a fatherRoby Greene
October 14, 1958 (Age 51 years)
Death of a motherMartha Irene Trivett
August 26, 1965 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 38 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. -
Death of a sisterInez Lucinda Greene
July 27, 1976 (Age 69 years)
Death of a wifeMargie Viola Greene
August 26, 1982 (Age 75 years)
Death of a brotherVirgil Sylvester Greene
February 18, 1985 (Age 77 years)
Death of a wifeMildred L. Brunskill
August 29, 1985 (Age 78 years)
Death of a sisterLella Elizabeth Greene
October 19, 1987 (Age 80 years)
Death September 7, 1990 (Age 83 years)
Last change April 26, 201919:38:30

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: March 31, 1888Watauga, North Carolina, United States
15 months
elder brother
Greenville Maston Greene
Birth: July 13, 1889 20 17Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 23, 1893Watauga, North Carolina, United States
21 months
elder brother
Orville Austin Greene
Birth: April 8, 1891 21 19Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 1, 1907Watauga, North Carolina, United States
23 months
elder brother
6 years
elder sister
Lella Elizabeth Greene
Birth: February 26, 1899 29 26Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 19, 1987Watauga, North Carolina, United States
8 years
3 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Inez Lucinda Greene
Birth: September 15, 1914 45 42Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 27, 1976Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
Family with Mildred L. Brunskill - View this family
Marriage: August 3, 1932Hazel Park, Oakland, Michigan, United States
4 months
Ronald Finley Greene
Birth: November 22, 1932 25 21Wayne, Michigan, United States
Death: February 25, 2011Riverside, California, United States
6 years
Nikky Jo Greene
Birth: April 30, 1939 31 28Michigan, United States
Death: October 13, 1998Livingston, Michigan, United States
Family with Margie Viola Greene - View this family
Sarah Grace “Ruth” Greene
Birth: January 16, 1927 19 22Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 20, 2016Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Dewey Vermont Hamby + Margie Viola Greene - View this family
wife’s husband
Dewey Vermont Hamby
Birth: May 18, 1899Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 19, 1963Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States
Marriage: December 1, 1920Watauga, North Carolina, United States
20 months
Dallas Hardin Hamby
Birth: July 20, 1922 23 18Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 15, 1992Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
2 years
Mack Rexford Hamby
Birth: July 28, 1924 25 20Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 9, 2002Forsyth, North Carolina, United States

Finley Elihu Greene has 57 first cousins recorded

Father's family (49)

Parents Jacob Jess “Jake” Green + Anna Laura “Annie” Baker
2Inez Belinda Green18941976
6Edna Mae Green19031996
7Mary Irene Green19051993
8Elyn Rosalyn Green19081994
10Opal Luella Green19141998
Parents Judson Gragg Greene + Amelia Anner Greene
1Infant Greene19021902
Parents Clenard Mansfield Greene + Nannie Lorena Simmons
1Ora Lucinda Greene18941964
3Ziza James Greene18981934
5Flora Belle Greene19021986
6Infant Greene19061906
Parents David Samuel Lawrence + Nicy Elizabeth Greene
Parents Albert Lee Smith + Nicy Elizabeth Greene
1Sarah Lemery Smith18941918
Parents Copna Horton Greene + Sarah E. Trivett
1Eva Arzola Greene18991966
Parents Copna Horton Greene + Fannie Beatrice Norris
1Mary Docia Greene19112010
3Reed Morris Greene19162006
4Doris Viola Greene19182010
8Bonnie Dare Greene19282006
Parents Clingman Elijah Trivett + Florence Louanna Greene
4Ven Vaughn Trivett19042004
Parents Thomas Green Miller + Sophia Catherine Greene
3Edel Vesta Miller19101993
4Greene Gar Miller19131918
5Isaac Elihu Miller19151997
8Sophia Miller19221922