The Shemwell Family

E. Lindsay GreeneAge: 77 years18691946

Name
E. Lindsay Greene
Given names
E. Lindsay
Surname
Greene
Birth May 11, 1869 42 41
Historical Event
Transcontinental Railroad completed
1869

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 7 months)
Birth of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 19 months)
Death of a sisterGreene
about 1871 (Age 19 months)
Birth of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
May 1873 (Age 3 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherCelia Sherrill
June 30, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Historical Event
Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1878
1878 (Age 8 years)

Note: Over 13,000 deaths occurred from yellow fever in lower Mississippi Valley - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_yellow_fever
MarriageSarah Ann SimmonsView this family
November 7, 1885 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#1Pardie Sherman Greene
November 24, 1885 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a son
#2Zollie Monroe Greene
December 21, 1888 (Age 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherSolomon Greene
December 24, 1888 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a son
#3Finnis Norman Greene
February 11, 1891 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#4Emmit Carson Greene
June 20, 1893 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#5Ivery Clenard Greene
October 16, 1895 (Age 26 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 28 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
#6Essie Elise Greene
March 1, 1900 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7Eliza Esther Greene
July 6, 1902 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8Ella Mae Greene
December 27, 1905 (Age 36 years)
Birth of a son
#9Clarence Vaughn Greene
June 10, 1907 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childPardie Sherman GreeneMartha Rebecca CarltonView this family
November 17, 1907 (Age 38 years)
Marriage of a childZollie Monroe GreeneGertie Emmeline GreeneView this family
April 7, 1908 (Age 38 years)
Death of a motherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a son
#10Lawrence Hoy Greene
November 30, 1909 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a grandson
#1Vernie Norman Greene
January 22, 1910 (Age 40 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#2Beulah Ruth Greene
March 15, 1911 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#11Dicie Savannah Greene
July 25, 1912 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#3Vergie Lear Greene
October 10, 1912 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherSolomon Riley Greene
March 27, 1913 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a grandson
#4Ned Vaughn Greene
November 27, 1913 (Age 44 years)
Death of a fatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a childGeorge Washington AllgoodEssie Elise GreeneView this family
September 5, 1915 (Age 46 years)
Marriage of a childIvery Clenard GreeneAnnie Lou WelchView this family
December 23, 1915 (Age 46 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 46 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
#5Annie Ruth Welch
March 7, 1917 (Age 47 years)
Death of a daughterEssie Elise Greene
April 28, 1918 (Age 48 years)
Death of a brotherRichard Lee Greene
September 28, 1918 (Age 49 years)
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 47 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 48 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 granddaughter
#6Hazel Acklus Golds
January 28, 1919 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childAndrew William GreeneEliza Esther GreeneView this family
February 8, 1919 (Age 49 years)
Birth of a grandson
#7Earl Grey Greene
February 21, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Death of a sonFinnis Norman Greene
March 2, 1920 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#8Velma Greene
June 30, 1921 (Age 52 years)
Birth of a grandson
#9William Hooper Greene
September 14, 1921 (Age 52 years)
Death of a sisterCelia Greene
December 4, 1921 (Age 52 years)
Burial of a sisterCelia Greene
December 6, 1921 (Age 52 years)
Cemetery: John Riley Greene Cemetery
Death of a sonLawrence Hoy Greene
June 14, 1923 (Age 54 years)
Marriage of a childIvery Clenard GreeneClemmie Cordelia CookView this family
August 17, 1923 (Age 54 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#10Creola Vicie Greene
January 14, 1924 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherElihu Greene
July 3, 1926 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#11Velma Lea Greene
October 1, 1926 (Age 57 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#12Vernita Greene
February 22, 1928 (Age 58 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 60 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
#13Ben Lindsay Greene
January 30, 1933 (Age 63 years)
Death of a sisterNancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene
April 27, 1936 (Age 66 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Willis “Bill” Greene
November 13, 1938 (Age 69 years)
Death of a brotherHarvey R Greene
February 15, 1940 (Age 70 years)
Death of a granddaughterCreola Vicie Greene
August 13, 1940 (Age 71 years)
Death of a granddaughterVelma Lea Greene
August 13, 1940 (Age 71 years)
Death of a granddaughterVernita Greene
August 13, 1940 (Age 71 years)
Death of a sisterLucy Carolina Greene
June 18, 1942 (Age 73 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Melvin Greene
April 27, 1944 (Age 74 years)
Burial of a brotherJohn Melvin Greene
April 29, 1944 (Age 74 years)
Cemetery: John Riley Greene Cemetery
Death of a sisterCamilla Greene
August 2, 1944 (Age 75 years)
Burial of a sisterCamilla Greene
August 4, 1944 (Age 75 years)
Cemetery: Upper Crossroads Church Cemetery
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 72 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 76 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. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death December 25, 1946 (Age 77 years)
Last change January 2, 201905:11:34

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
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
elder brother
5 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
Greene
Birth: about 1867 40 39Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: about 1867Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
himself
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
Family with Sarah Ann Simmons - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 7, 1885Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
1 month
son
Pardie Sherman Greene
Birth: November 24, 1885 16 16Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: July 26, 1972South Boston, Halifax, Virginia, United States
3 years
son
2 years
son
Finnis Norman Greene
Birth: February 11, 1891 21 21Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 2, 1920Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
son
Emmit Carson Greene
Birth: June 20, 1893 24 23Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 23, 1959Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
2 years
son
4 years
daughter
Essie Elise Greene
Birth: March 1, 1900 30 30Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 28, 1918Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
Ella Mae Greene
Birth: December 27, 1905 36 36Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: August 11, 1987Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
17 months
son
Clarence Vaughn Greene
Birth: June 10, 1907 38 37Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 21, 1997Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
3 years
son
Lawrence Hoy Greene
Birth: November 30, 1909 40 40Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: June 14, 1923Watauga, North Carolina, United States
3 years
daughter
Dicie Savannah Greene
Birth: July 25, 1912 43 42Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 17, 1998Wilkes, North Carolina, United States

E. Lindsay Greene has 106 first cousins recorded

Father's family (88)

Parents William Conley Greene + Nancy L Watson
1Mary E. Greene18501886
3Eli Smith Greene18541941
5William Lee Greene18611940
Parents Larkin Greene + Lucinda Melissa Trivett
1Rebecca Greene18441899
2Nancy Greene18461903
3Sarah Greene18471928
4Delphia Greene18491915
5John Greene18511909
6Jesse Greene18531930
7Hiram Greene18551929
8Amanda Greene18591917
11Solomon Greene18671921
Parents Bartlett Greene + Amanda Maude Watson
1Doctor F Greene18501918
Parents Bartlett Greene + Malinda Katherine Hamby
1Jesse Lee Greene18591908
4Julia Ann Greene18701945
5Elizabeth B Greene18751939
6Cynthia May Greene18801930
Parents Larkin Greene + Mary Greene
1Richard C. Green18471906
2Solomon Greene18491849
Parents … … + Mary Greene
2Martha W. Greene18561900
Parents William Harrison Miller + Mary Greene
1Nancy Jane Miller18591931
2Mary Ann Miller18601918
3William Lee Miller18631957
4Vena Tamer Miller18661927
5John F Miller18701880
6Reuben Miller18721882
Parents Linville Land + Martha Greene
Parents Holden Moody + Martha Greene
1Nancy C Moody18531913
7Sarah Alice Moody18641927
9Lora Emma Moody18761880
Parents Solomon Greene Jr. + Elza Triplett
1Nancy Greene18501920
2Triplett Greene18511928
3Larkin Greene18531910
4Jasper Greene18591870
5Lee Greene18611930
6Louisa Greene18661900
7Grant Greene18691900
8Greenville Greene18711900
Parents Larkin Ragan + Nancy Calista Greene
3Greenlee Ragan18581870
4John Isaac Ragan18621934
Parents Thomas Richard Calvin Winkler + Nancy Calista Greene
1Mary S Winkler18711920
Parents Calvin C Miller + Camilla C Greene
3Nancy J Miller18551870
4Isaac C Miller18561936
5Martha A Miller18591870
6Amos Miller18601880
7Mary Tamer Miller18601919
9Cornelia Miller18681900
13Joseph Miller18721900
15Nicey Miller18761900
16Festus Miller18781900
Parents Smith Patrick Greene + Lucinda Caroline Watson
1Annette Greene18571932
2Julia Ann Greene18581930
3Nancy C Greene18601931
Parents Ferguson Greene + Sarah A Setzer
1Sarah J Greene18671884
Parents John William Ragan + Sarah Adeline Greene
1Jesse Smith Ragan18581929
3Wade Hampton Ragan18631946