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Romulus Linney GreeneAge: 86 years18871973

Name
Romulus Linney Greene
Given names
Romulus Linney
Surname
Greene
Birth May 1, 1887 35 29
Birth of a brotherJoseph W Greene
about 1894 (Age 6 years)
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 10 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 sisterHessie Ethel Greene
September 11, 1898 (Age 11 years)
Death of a brotherJoseph W Greene
before 1900 (Age 12 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMabel Malinda “Linda” Watson
August 10, 1909 (Age 22 years)
Death of a fatherSolomon Riley Greene
March 27, 1913 (Age 25 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Riley Greene
January 13, 1915 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 28 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 29 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 30 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/
Death of a maternal grandmotherCelia Adeline Gragg
January 16, 1922 (Age 34 years)
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 42 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
Death of a motherSarah Louisa Greene
October 23, 1932 (Age 45 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 54 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
Death of a sisterZora Ellen Greene
April 5, 1952 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sisterDisia Etta Greene
April 13, 1952 (Age 64 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 62 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 - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Death of a brotherJames Ellis Greene
October 13, 1958 (Age 71 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Amidas Greene
March 29, 1960 (Age 72 years)
Death of a brotherHoy Patterson Greene
November 24, 1970 (Age 83 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 58 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 September 14, 1973 (Age 86 years)
Last change November 30, 202020:25:56

by: Brian Shemwell
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father
mother
Marriage: January 4, 1872Watauga, North Carolina, United States
9 months
elder sister
Zora Ellen Greene
Birth: October 11, 1872 21 15Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 5, 1952Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
2 years
elder sister
Disia Etta Greene
Birth: February 25, 1875 23 17Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: April 13, 1952Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina, United States
3 years
elder brother
William Amidas Greene
Birth: December 31, 1877 26 20Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: March 29, 1960Maryland, United States
3 years
elder brother
James Ellis Greene
Birth: June 1, 1881 30 24Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: October 13, 1958Harford, Maryland, United States
2 years
elder brother
Hoy Patterson Greene
Birth: October 30, 1883 32 26Stony Fork, Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: November 24, 1970Bel Air, Harford, Maryland, United States
4 years
himself
Romulus Linney Greene
Birth: May 1, 1887 35 29Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 14, 1973Harford, Maryland, United States
8 years
younger brother
Joseph W Greene
Birth: about 1894 42 36North Carolina, United States
Death: before 1900North Carolina, United States
5 years
younger sister
Hessie Ethel Greene
Birth: September 11, 1898 47 41Watauga, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 5, 1980Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Romulus Linney Greene has 76 first cousins recorded

Father's family (76)

Parents Isaac Mikeal + Celia Greene
1Rachel Mikeal18631941
2John Allen Micheal18641951
3Nancy Mikeal18681947
8Mary Mikeal18821900
Parents Elihu Greene + Sarah Lucinda Gragg
2Roby Greene18691958
Parents William Willis “Bill” Greene + Nancy Elizabeth Carlton
Parents William Willis “Bill” Greene + Sarah M Greene
1Filmore L Greene18691924
Parents William Willis “Bill” Greene + Anna M Watson
Parents Calvin Madison Carlton + Nancy Louisa “Eliza” Greene
Parents Harvey R Greene + Martha Lea Greene
2Port E Green18841906
Parents John Lundy Carlton + Camilla Greene
5Celia E Carlton18881976
7Lucy Belle Carlton18921978
10Mary C Carlton18981903
11Martha E Carlton19001903
Parents John Melvin Greene + Celia L Hamby
1Nora Etta Greene18891917
Parents John Melvin Greene + Adelaide Josephine Greene
1Lora Bessie Greene18931978
2Lunda V Greene18991922
4Ida Selena Greene19011955
Parents E. Lindsay Greene + Sarah Ann Simmons
6Essie Elise Greene19001918
8Ella Mae Greene19051987
10Lawrence Hoy Greene19091923
Parents Richard Lee Greene + Conzora Elizabeth Carlton
1Manarka Lou Greene18891933
2Sara Thurza Greene18931992
3Mila Greene18951910
5Ola Mae Greene18991982
6George Carl Greene19061977

Mother's family (0)