Burwell Green Sr.  - Family

"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of Lewis Green & Associated Families, Volume 6", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2005

Burwell Green

Burwell Green , b. 1750 Culpepper Co., VA; d. bet. 1826-1831, Jasper Co., Georgia ; m 1st VA to unknown ; m 2nd 1810, Georgia to Nancy ‘Nannie’ ( Mitchell ) King , possible daughter of William Mitchell .

Will of Burwell Green , 1828, Jasper Co., GA

Names:             Wife:    Nancy Green
_____ her son, John Mitchell King

Minors: William P. Green
                         Richard A. Green
                         Hugh N. Green

It appears from the will of Burwell that his 2nd wife Nancy, had been a widow at the time of their marriage as he names her son, John Mitchell King .

Mr. King  m. Nancy Mitchell .  Mr. & Nancy ( Mitchell ) King had a son:

·         John Mitchell King

Does this tie in with the Thomas Green  of Jasper Co., Georgia who states in his pension application that he entered the service as the substitute for William Mitchell ?  Could this William Mitchell be the father or brother of Nancy Mitchell  King Green?

Burwell & Miss (Unknown) Green  had five (5) children[i]:

  1. Burwell Green Sr. , b. 1790; m 1st to Miss Stanton ; m 2nd to Unknown ; m 3rd to Elvira Whaley .
  2. James Green
  3. Daughter Green , m. to Mr. Blackwell
  4. Daughter Green , m. to Mr. Jordan
  5. Daughter Green , m. to Mr. Whaley  

Burwell  & Nancy ‘Nannie’ ( Mitchell )( King ) Green  had four (4) children[ii]:

  1. James Lawrence Green
  2. William Prior Green
  3. Richard Aplig Green
  4. Hugh Neisler Green , b. 1820; m. Matilda Hannad

Burwell Green Sr. [iii]

1.  Burwell Green Sr. , b. 1790; m1st to Miss Stanton ; m 2nd to Miss Unknown ; m 3rd to Elvira L. Whaley .  No issue by 3rd marriage.

Will of Burwell Green Sr. , b. 1790 – names wife Elvira L. Green ; sons:  M.B. ; G.W. ; and daus:  Anna  and Elizabeth Green .  Residue divided between my children:  David I. ; Burwell Jr. ; Bowlin P. ; John E. ; minor ch of John E. Gammel , 1 pt M.B. , Geo. W. , Annora  and minor children of Zechariah  if living and Elizabeth Green , son M.B. exec. Add to will:  whereas I Burwell Green Sr. did on Nov 29 1866 sign seal and declare and publ… whereas desirous of extra provision of son Geo. W. in consequence of his afflictions…50 a of land…copy vouchsafes 6-15-1929.

Burwell & Miss (Stanton) Green  Sr. had nine (9) children:

1.1.       Daniel Jackson Green , b. 7 Aug 1813, Pike Co., Georgia; m. 1839 to Malinda King, b. 1817, daughter of William  & Mary (Bryant) King , d. 11 Nov 1907, Ringgold, Bienville Parish, Louisiana.
William Dearmon Green
James Thomas Green
John E. Green , b. 18 Aug 1828; m 1st 1854 to Emeline Chatman ; m 2nd 1884 to Hattie Griffin .
Bowlin P. Green , b. 1830
David I. Green
Zachariah Green
Mattie Green ; m. Mr. Gammel
Burwell Green  Jr.

Burwell & 2nd wife Green Sr. had four (4) children:

1.10.    Marion Bloodworth Green
George Washington Green
Elizabeth Green
Anna A. Green

[i] Typed notes of Lake Compton .
Typed notes of Lake Compton .
Notes of Lake Compton  – typed.