Daniel Green  Family

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

Daniel Green [i]

Daniel Green [ii], b. probably c. 1720 in Stafford Co., VA[iii]; d. bef. 1800[iv]; m. 16 Oct 1750, Stafford Co., VA to Sarah Foxworth [v] of Stafford Co.

Before Oct 1776 Daniel Green  moved to Halifax County where he bought from William Branch  and his wife Elizabeth  a tract of land adjacent to lands of Edward Robinson , Wm. Jones  and others for £10[vi].

On 13 Nov 1776, Daniel Green  gave his son George Green  all this tract which lay on the north side of the road, and three days later he gave the land which was on the south side of the road to his son Philip Green [vii].

Daniel  & Sarah (Foxworth) Green  had[viii]:

  1. Lizzie Green , b. 1 Apr 1754, Stafford Co., VA[ix]
  2. Mary Green , b. 25 Aug 1756, Stafford Co., VA[x]
  3. George Green , b. 1758, Stafford Co., VA[xi]; d. 1848, Halifax Co., NC[xii]
  4. Philip Green , b. ca. 1760, Stafford Co., VA[xiii].  On 24 Aug 1795 he sold to his brother George Green  his land and seemingly left he country.[xiv]

George Green [xv]

3.  George Green , son of Daniel  & Sarah (Foxworth) Green , b. 1758, Stafford Co., VA[xvi]; d. 1848, Halifax Co., NC[xvii]; m. Mary Unknown  – she may or may not have been his 2nd wife[xviii]. 

Revolutionary War Service:

He served in the Revolution under Capt. Frank Jones  in Halifax County .  In the spring “of the year before the fight at Guilford ” he was placed under the command of Capt. Poynter  at Halifax Town guarding prisoners.  Later he was in the Battle of Guilford Court House and the Battle of Camden[xix].

George  & Mary (Unknown) Green  had eight (8) children:

3.1.       Rebecca Green , b. ca. 1783; d. 1813; m 1st Samuel Dickens ; m 2nd 24 Jul 1809, Warren Co., NC to Abner Mills .

3.2.       Nancy Green , m. James Neville

3.3.       Jesse Green , b. ca. 1786; m. Sally Unknown , who m 2nd after his death, 1826 to Jacob Dickens  as his 2nd wife.

3.4.       George Green Jr. , b. 1789; m. 22 Jan 1822 to Temperance Hart . 

3.5.       Sarah Green

3.6.       Elizabeth Green , m. John Phillips .

3.7.       Frances Green , m. David Morris

3.8.       Lucretia Green , m. 18 mar 1824 to Egbert Lewis .

George Green

3.1.  Rebecca Green , daughter of George  & Mary (Unknown) Green , b. ca. 1783; d. 1813; m 1st Samuel Dickens , son of William & Mary (Kinchen) Dickens ; m 2nd 24 Jul 1809, Warren Co., NC to Abner Mills .  No children by 1st marriage. 

Abner  & Rebecca (Green) Mills  had three (3) children:

3.1.1.        Nancy Dickens Mills
3.1.2.       
Malicia ‘Leecy” Mills
3.1.3.       
Louise Eliza Mills .

George Green

3.4.  George Green Jr. , son of George  & Mary (Unknown) Green , b. 1789; m. 22 Jan 1822 to Temperance Hart .  George  & Temperance (Hart) Green  Jr. had four (4) children:  Caroline Green ; Jesse Green ; John Green ; Martha Green

George Green

3.8.  Lucretia Green , daughter of George  & Mary (Unknown) Green , m. 18 Mar 1824 to Egbert Lewis . 

Egbert  & Lucretia (Green) Lewis  had five (5) children:

3.8.1.        Henry Lewis
3.8.2.       
Melissa J. Lewis
3.8.3.       
Robert Lewis
3.8.4.       
Jesse Lewis
3.8.5.       
James Lewis


[i] Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[ii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[iii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[iv]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[v]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[vi]
Halifax Co., Deed Book 9, p. 364
[vii]
Halifax Co., Deed Book 17, pp. 798, 802
[viii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[ix]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[x]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xi]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xiii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xiv]
Stafford Co., VA Deed Book 17, p. 850
[xv]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xvi]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xvii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xviii]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.
[xix]
Green of Halifax , by Oliver Harold Carper and William Marion Mann, p. 116-117; Overwharten Parish Register.