The Shemwell Family

Harvey R GreeneAge: 82 years18571940

Name
Harvey R Greene
Given names
Harvey R
Surname
Greene
Birth February 17, 1857 30 29
Historical Event
Influenza Epidemic
between 1857 and 1859

Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza - http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/showthread.php?t=3884
Birth of a brotherJospeh Smith Greene
about 1861 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterCamilla Greene
January 26, 1863 (Age 5 years)
Historical Event
American Civil War
between April 1861 and May 1865 (Age 4 years)

Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_Civil_War
Birth of a brotherJohn Melvin Greene
August 4, 1865 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterGreene
about 1867 (Age 9 years)
Death of a sisterGreene
about 1867 (Age 9 years)
Historical Event
The Alaska Purchase
1867 (Age 9 years)
Note: The Alaska Purchase was the purchase of 586,412 square miles of new territory by the United States from the Russian Empire (a bargain at two cents an acre) - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alaska_Purchase
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic
1867 (Age 9 years)
Note: 3,093 perished from yellow fever in New Orleans - http://historyengine.richmond.edu/episodes/view/306
Birth of a brotherE. Lindsay Greene
May 11, 1869 (Age 12 years)
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869 (Age 11 years)

Note: The First Transcontinental Railroad was a 1,907-mile contiguous railroad line constructed between 1863 and 1869 across the western United States to connect the Pacific coast with the existing Eastern U.S. rail network - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Transcontinental_Railroad
Death of a maternal grandfatherElihu Watson
about 1870 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 13 years)
Death of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 13 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
May 1873 (Age 16 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherCelia Sherrill
June 30, 1876 (Age 19 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 20 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageMartha Lea GreeneView this family
about 1880 (Age 22 years)

Birth of a daughter
#1Sallie Truda Greene
February 25, 1881 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2Port E Green
April 2, 1884 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#3Mansfield F. Greene
May 19, 1886 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4Gertie Emmeline Greene
September 21, 1888 (Age 31 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5Chanie Roxie Greene
July 18, 1890 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#6Boyd William Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 35 years)
Death of a daughterSallie Truda Greene
October 12, 1892 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#7Judson Moore Greene
February 22, 1895 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a son
#8Mancie Leander Greene
July 25, 1897 (Age 40 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 41 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish%E2%80%93American_War
Birth of a daughter
#9Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
April 30, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Death of a wifeMartha Lea Greene
April 30, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childPort E GreenPearl Elizabeth RobertsView this family
June 19, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Walter Green
August 10, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Death of a grandsonWalter Green
August 30, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sonPort E Green
October 4, 1906 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childZollie Monroe GreeneGertie Emmeline GreeneView this family
April 7, 1908 (Age 51 years)
Death of a motherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2Vernie Norman Greene
January 22, 1910 (Age 52 years)
Marriage of a childMansfield F. GreeneEffie Mae WagnerView this family
May 7, 1910 (Age 53 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Beulah Ruth Greene
March 15, 1911 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Oren Wakefield Greene
May 8, 1911 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#5Vergie Lear Greene
October 10, 1912 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#6David Berl Greene
November 18, 1912 (Age 55 years)
Death of a brotherSolomon Riley Greene
March 27, 1913 (Age 56 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7Ned Vaughn Greene
November 27, 1913 (Age 56 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a grandson
#8Olin McKnight Greene
October 6, 1915 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 58 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Birth of a granddaughter
#9Pansy Ruth Greene
August 22, 1917 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Holly Valeria Greene
December 19, 1917 (Age 60 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Annie P. Goulds
August 5, 1918 (Age 61 years)
Death of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
September 28, 1918 (Age 61 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 59 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
Historical Event
Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 60 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 - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Birth of a grandson
#12Troy Ransom Greene
May 30, 1919 (Age 62 years)
Birth of a grandson
#13Yatsa Ford Greene
January 24, 1920 (Age 62 years)

Birth of a grandson
#14Macon Partee Greene
April 4, 1920 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#15Felix Wright Goulds
February 6, 1921 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#16Raytee Odus Greene
February 20, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a grandson
#17Charles Etoy Greene
June 26, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#18Velma Greene
June 30, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sisterCelia Greene
December 4, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Burial of a sisterCelia Greene
December 6, 1921 (Age 64 years)
Cemetery: John Riley Greene Cemetery
Birth of a grandson
#19James D Goulds
January 15, 1923 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#20Richard Curtis Greene
May 15, 1923 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a grandson
#21Newland Harvey Greene
December 6, 1923 (Age 66 years)
Birth of a grandson
#22John Riley Greene
December 24, 1924 (Age 67 years)
Death of a brotherElihu Greene
July 3, 1926 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#23Cline Greene
November 22, 1926 (Age 69 years)
Birth of a grandson
#24Odus Phill Goulds
April 15, 1927 (Age 70 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#25Sarah Arlene Greene
July 8, 1927 (Age 70 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 72 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
Birth of a grandson
#26Hershel L Greene
July 19, 1931 (Age 74 years)
Death of a granddaughterSarah Arlene Greene
January 26, 1932 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene
April 27, 1936 (Age 79 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Willis “Bill” Greene
November 13, 1938 (Age 81 years)
Death February 15, 1940 (Age 82 years)
Last change May 19, 201603:35:27

by: Brian Shemwell
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 7, 1844Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
11 months
elder sister
18 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Solomon Riley Greene
Birth: May 4, 1851 24 23Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 27, 1913Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
elder sister
23 months
elder sister
Lucy Carolina Greene
Birth: August 27, 1855 29 27Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 18, 1942Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
18 months
himself
5 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Camilla Greene
Birth: January 26, 1863 36 35Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 2, 1944Fallston, Harford, Maryland, United States
3 years
younger brother
John Melvin Greene
Birth: August 4, 1865 39 37Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 27, 1944Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger sister
Greene
Birth: about 1867 40 39Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1867Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
E. Lindsay Greene
Birth: May 11, 1869 42 41Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: December 25, 1946Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
younger sister
Greene
Birth: about 1871 44 43Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1871Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
younger brother
Richard Lee Greene
Birth: May 1873 46 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 28, 1918Burke, North Carolina, United States
Family with Martha Lea Greene - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1880
14 months
daughter
Sallie Truda Greene
Birth: February 25, 1881 24 19Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 12, 1892Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
Port E Green
Birth: April 2, 1884 27 22Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 4, 1906Menallen, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
2 years
son
2 years
daughter
22 months
daughter
2 years
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
Mancie Leander Greene
Birth: July 25, 1897 40 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 16, 1955Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 years
daughter
Martha Pearl “Mattie” Greene
Birth: April 30, 1906 49 45Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: January 4, 1993Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

Harvey R Greene has 33 first cousins recorded