"Windows Into Our Past A Genealogy of Lewis Green & Associated Families, Volume 6", compiled by Judy Parsons Smith © 2005
In 1726, Peter Green
, with his wife Mary
, was living in Prince George Co., VA. He
and his wife Mary are given in the Bristol Parish Register with daughter Martha,
b. May 27, 1728. In 1732
is shown by deed to be in
On July 1741,
Among the first orders in the Albemarle Vestry Book is one dated 16 Nov 1742, for the construction of a new chapel in the upper end of the parish above the mouth of Stoney Creek on the land of Peter Green on the N side of the Nottoway River, convenient to the best water, 48 x 24 feet in the clear, 11 feet pitch to the spring of the arch[xv].
Indenture, Feb. 10 1743-4. Peter Green sells to John Mason , James Gee , Thomas Blunt , Burwell Briggs , Robert Wynne , James Chappel , Richard Blunt , Moses Johnson , Chis. Tatum , Richard Blow , John Mason Jr. and Ephraim Parham , church wardens and Vestery men for the time being of the Parish of Albemarle, land northside of Nottoway River containing two acres – a seat for a church. Also for a burying place, provided within a time of seven years a church or chapel is built on the same. Signed and witnessed by John Nicholson and David Jones . Acknowledged at Court, Surry Co., VA 21 Ma 1743-4[xvi]
Will and testament of Peter Green of Albemarle Parish in Surry Co[xvii].
Dated: 17 Dec 1740 Proved: 19 Mar 1745
son Nathaniel Green
, to get 180 acre on North side of
Wit: Robert Farrington , Nathaniel Green and Rebecca Epps
Inventory of estate of Peter
Robert Farrington was the guardian of Jane , Mary and Olive Green .[xx] Nathaniel Green , elder brother of and Heir, Appointed guardian to Peter Green and Frederick Green , orphans of Peter Green, dec’d.[xxi]
Peter & Mary Green had ten (10) children:
not listed in Albemarle Parish, but named in will.[xxiii]
1.9.2. Nathaniel Green [xxiv], m Phoebe Parham [xxv]. He was not named in Albemarle Parish, but named in will[xxvi]
1.9.3. Frederick Green [xxvii], b. 10 Nov 1732, no godparents given[xxviii], Albemarle Parish, VA[xxix].
1.9.4. Peter Green [xxx] Jr., b. 22 May 1734[xxxi] or 1725[xxxii],
1.9.5. William Green [xxxvi], b. 10 May 1737[xxxvii],
1.9.6. Jane Green [xxxix], b. 29 Mar 1739[xl],
1.9.7. Mary Green [xliii], b. 24 Apr 1741[xliv],
1.9.8. Olive Green [xlvii], b. 10 Dec 1744[xlviii], Albemarle Parish, VA[xlix]; m. ca. 1760[l] to Peter Randall , b. 29 May 1740. Peter & Olive (Green) Randall had: Nancy Randall ; Frances Randall ; John Randall ; Elizabeth Randall , m. 1804 to Thomas Eppes .
1.9.9. Mildend Green [li], b. 10 Dec 1744[lii], Albemarle Parish, VA[liii]; d. by time mother m 2nd to Robert Farrington [liv]. Mildend’s god-parents were named as[lv]:
1.9.10. Martha Green [lvi], b. 27 May 1728[lvii], Bristol Parish, Prince George Co., VA[lviii]; bapt 2 Jun 1728[lix]
Robert & Mary (Green) Farrington had two (2) children:
1.9.11. Amy Farrington , b. 24 Feb 1752, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA, godparents, Nathaniel Green , Phoebe Green , and Judith Love.
Amos & Mary (Green)(Farrington) Love had:
1.9.12. Mary Love , b. 21 Mar 1753, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA, godparents, Peter Green , Judith Green , Jane and Mary Green .
On 26 Aug 1747,
Indenture: 12 Apr 1756 between Nathaniel Green (of Brunswick Co.) & wife Phebe to Lewis Parham (of Pr. George). Witnesses: John Martin , Matthew Parham , Ephraim Parham , William Wyche , John Pettaway [John Pettaway m. 1737 to Elizabeth Mabry , daughter of Hinchia & Frances (Parham) Maybury ][lxiii]
They are on record in the Albemarle Parish Register. Later he and his family moved to Brunswick Co., VA. They soon disappear from the country records, and their trail has not been found[lxiv].
Nathaniel & Phoebe (Parham) Green had four (4) children, all born in Albemarle Parish, VA[lxv]:
b. 25 Dec 1748[lxvii],
god-parents: Robert Farrington
, Mary Green
, Phoebe Parham
126.96.36.199. Mildend Green [lxix], b. 19 Dec 1750[lxx], god-parents: Edward Powell , Fred. Green , Mildred Robinson [lxxi]
188.8.131.52. Sterling Green [lxxii], b. 13 Feb 1761[lxxiii]; m. 24 Sept 1787[lxxiv], Brunswick Co., VA[lxxv]to Amy Eaves [lxxvi].
184.108.40.206. James Green [lxxviii], b. 15 Mar 1764[lxxix], god-parents: Jos. Ingram , Geo Randall , E. Ruth Randolph [lxxx]
Will of Frederick Green
, dated 23 Apr 1785, probated 22 Jan 1787, Brunswick Co., VA[xc]:
He names wife: Frances; sons: 1) Clement
; 2) Tho.
Frederick & Letitia (Hancock) Green had six (6) children[xcii] (this family found in Albemarle Parish records):
, b. 10 Mar 1764, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA
It is noted that the godparents were:
220.127.116.11. Thomas Green [xcv], b. 13 Jul 1762[xcvi], godparents: Robert Tucker , Henry Jackson , Mary Farrington [xcvii].
18.104.22.168. Clement Green , bapt 15 Jun 1760, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [xcviii], godparents: Wm Mitchell , Robert Wynne Raines , Mary Prichard ; d. bef. 1843[xcix], Brunswick Co., VA[c]; m. 14 Feb 1783[ci], Brunswick Co., VA[cii] to Frances Parham [ciii], daughter of William Parham [civ]. Clement & Frances (Parham) Green had a son:
22.214.171.124. Allen Green , b. 4 Nov 1755[cvi], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[cvii]. Not mentioned in Will[cviii].
126.96.36.199. Jane Green , b. 26 Jul 1757 or 4 Jul 1757[cix], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [cx]; bapt 4 Sept 1757, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [cxi]. Noted as godparents:
188.8.131.52. Mark Green [cxii], b. 7 Aug 1767, godparents: Wm Parham, Tho. Hunt , Mary Hancock [cxiii]; m 1st 23 Apr 1792[cxiv], Brunswick Co., VA to Ann Barber Claiborne [cxv]; m 2nd 15 Dec 1797, Brunswick Co., VA to Patsy Warwick [cxvi]
Fredrick & Frances (Crittenden) Green had six (6) children[cxvii] (this family is found in Brunswick Co., VA):
184.108.40.206. John Green [cxix]
220.127.116.11. Benjamin Green [cxx]
18.104.22.168. William Green [cxxi]
22.214.171.124. Robert Green [cxxii]
126.96.36.199. Henry Green [cxxiii]
188.8.131.52. Jane Green [cxxiv], m. Mr. Peebles [cxxv]
was granted by Patent No. 33,
1756-1761, p. 660. Granting 1100
acres of land in
On 14 Nov 1773, Peter Green
Ishmal Dunn and wife Mildred to Peter Green , all of Brunswick Co., Va for 150 lbs., 300 acres, St. Andews Parish, South Court House Road to Totaro Creek to Penningtons Pond. Acknowledged 23 Apr 1792. No witnesses.[cxxxvii]
This family moved from Sussex
Co., to Brunswick Co., VA., then to Hancock Co.,
Peter Green left no will, however an Inventory and Appraisal of his estate was made in 1781[cxli]
Peter & Judith (Love) Green had seven/eight (7/8) children[cxlii]:
Sarah Ann Green
b. 27 Apr 1753[cxliv],
Surry Co., VA[cxlv];
d. 2 Sept 1758, age 5[cxlvi].
Godparents: Amos Love
, Mary Farrington
, Francina Ingram
184.108.40.206. James William Green [cxlviii], b. 28 Feb 1756, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [cxlix], godparents: Geo. Randall , Wm. Hunt, Marge Prichard [cl]; bapt. 21 Mar 1756, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[cli]. (Noted as godparents:
220.127.116.11. Elizabeth Green , b. 24 May 1758, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clvi], godparents: Jos. Ingram , Laticia Green , Anne Harper [clvii]; d. 4 Feb 1769[clviii], as a child, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clix]
18.104.22.168. Peter Green /Greene [clx], III[clxi] (twin of Judith), b. 14 Dec 1760[clxii], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA, godparents: Tho. Wade , Robert Wynne Raines , Anne Adams [clxiii]; d. will dated 21 Jan 1795[clxiv], pro. 1795, will & invt. 1795[clxv], Brunswick Co., VA[clxvi]; m. 23 Oct 1786[clxvii], Brunswick Co., VA[clxviii] to Dolly Foster [clxix], daughter of Anthony & Anne (unknown) Foster [clxx]. In all records given in VA on this family the name was spelled GREEN except in a few for Peter. In one record it was spelled GREENE.
22.214.171.124. Judith Green (twin of Peter), b. 14 Dec 1760, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clxxi], godparents: Fred. Green , Mary Tucker , Lucy Mangum [clxxii]; bapt 15 Mar 1761, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clxxiii]. Noted as godparents: Fred. Green, Mary Tucker, Lucy Mangum.[clxxiv]
126.96.36.199. Alexander Green , b. 1 Sept 1764, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clxxv]; m 25 Sept 1786[clxxvi], Brunswick Co., VA[clxxvii] to Sarah Atkins [clxxviii], daughter of John & Sarah (unknown) Atkins [clxxix].
188.8.131.52. Possible: Jean Green , b. 29 Apr 1739, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [clxxx]
1.9.6. Jane Green [cxcvi], daughter of Peter & Mary Green , b. 29 Mar 1739[cxcvii], Albemarle Parish, VA[cxcviii]; m to Robert Wynne Raines [cxcix].
Her god-parents were named as: Jno. Farrington , Mary Randall , Mary Brooks [cc].
Robert Wynne & Jane (Green) Raines had three (3) children[cci]:
b. 28 Aug 1760.
184.108.40.206. William Raines [cciii], b. 10 Feb 1762.
1.9.7. Mary Green [ccvi], daughter of Peter & Mary Green, b. 24 Apr 1741[ccvii], Albemarle Parish, VA[ccviii]; d. 1772[ccix]; m. Robert Tucker [ccx].
She was a minor when her father died in 1745, and her step-father, Robert Farrington was made her guardian. Her brother Nathaniel Green was guardian for Frederick and Peter Green , the two surviving sons. Mary’s mother Mary married Robert Farrington later and had Amy Farrington on 24 Feb 1752. While there is no marriage of Robert Tucker to Mary Green later records and events leave no reason for doubt[ccxi].
This family moved to
Robert & Mary (Green) Tucker had ten (10) children[ccxiii]:
b. 23 Dec 1759[ccxv],
Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA[ccxvi];
d. will Aug 1826, Brunswick Co., VA[ccxvii];
to Ephraim Jackson
d. will 28 Sept 1825[ccxxi],
Brunswick Co., VA[ccxxii].
They had 14 children of which a daughter Lucretia Jackson
Brunswick Co., VA. Ephraim &
220.127.116.11. Colson Tucker [ccxxiv], b. 15 Feb 1762[ccxxv], Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA[ccxxvi]; d. bef. 1829[ccxxvii], Dinwiddie Co., VA[ccxxviii]; m. Jane unknown [ccxxix], d. left will, Dinwiddie Co., VA[ccxxx]. They had 8 children.
18.104.22.168. Hannah Tucker [ccxxxi], b. 15 Feb 1769[ccxxxii], Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA[ccxxxiii]; d. will 23 Nov 1836, Dinwiddie Co., VA[ccxxxiv], m. 1784[ccxxxv], Sussex Co., VA[ccxxxvi] to Reuben Jackson [ccxxxvii] of Sussex Co., VA, b. 5 Jun 1753[ccxxxviii], Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA[ccxxxix]; d. will 16 Sept 1829[ccxl], Sussex Co., VA[ccxli]. They had twelve (12) children[ccxlii].
22.214.171.124. Stith Tucker [ccxliii], b. 14 Jun 1771, Albemarle Parish, Sussex Co., VA[ccxliv]; d. will 1841[ccxlv], Dinwiddie Co., VA[ccxlvi]; m. 10 Apr 1801[ccxlvii], Southampton Co., VA[ccxlviii] to Mary ‘Polly’ Gilliam [ccxlix] of Southampton Co., VA, b. 1780[ccl]; d. 1864[ccli], Dinwiddie Co., VA[cclii].
126.96.36.199. Frederick Tucker [ccliii], b. 6 Sept 1764[ccliv]; m. 23 Dec 1786[cclv] to Mary Crower [cclvi], daughter of Marker Crower [cclvii], b. 17 Dec 1767[cclviii].
188.8.131.52. Lavina Tucker [cclix], d. will 1842, Dinwiddie Co., VA[cclx]
184.108.40.206. Martha Tucker [cclxi], d. will 1843, Dinwiddie Co., VA[cclxii]
220.127.116.11. Olive Green Tucker , d. will 1852, Dinwiddie Co., VA[cclxiii]
18.104.22.168. Coleman Tucker [cclxiv], m. Elizabeth Pettipool [cclxv].
22.214.171.124. (Peter?) Williams Tucker [cclxvi]
daughter of Peter & Mary Green
, b. 10 Dec 1744[cclxviii],
Albemarle Parish, VA[cclxix];
m. ca. 1760[cclxx]
to Peter Randall
, b. 29 May 1740. Her god-parents
were named as[cclxxi]:
Peter & Olive (Green) Randall had five (5) children:
b. 15 Jan 1761[cclxxiii]
126.96.36.199. John Randall , b. 7 Oct 1764[cclxxiv]
188.8.131.52. Frances Randall , b. 29 Dec 1766[cclxxv]
184.108.40.206. Elizabeth Randall , b. 18 mar 1771[cclxxvi]; m. 1804 to Thomas Eppes
220.127.116.11. Nancy “Polly[cclxxvii]“ Randall , b. 3 Sept 1773[cclxxviii]
James William Green
, son of
James William Green and wife Elizabeth left Brunswick Co., VA after 1791 and moved to Hancock Co., Georgia. There he had large land grants, and was engaged in the mercantile business under the name of Allen, Greene & Co.
m. William Davenport
18.104.22.168.2. Polly Green [ccxciii], m. Ransom Sweeny [ccxciv]
22.214.171.124.3. Burwell Green [ccxcv], m. Patience Drummond [ccxcvi]
126.96.36.199.4. Temperance Green [ccxcvii], m. John Butts [ccxcviii]
188.8.131.52.5. Thomas Green [ccxcix], m. Patience Wyche [ccc]
184.108.40.206.6. Hartwell Green [ccci], m. Lucinda Wyche [cccii]
220.127.116.11.7. James Williams Green Jr. [ccciii], m. his 1st cousin, Sarah Green [ccciv]
18.104.22.168.8. Dorothy ‘Dolly’ Green [cccv], m. Tillman D.
22.214.171.124.9. Elizabeth Green [cccvii]
126.96.36.199.10. Allen Green [cccviii], b. 1782[cccix], Brunswick Co., VA[cccx]; m. Nancy Porter Hunt [cccxi].
188.8.131.52. Alexander Green , son of Peter & Judith (Love) Green , b. 1 Sept 1764, Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA [cccxii]; m 25 Sept 1786, Brunswick Co., VA[cccxiii] to Sarah Atkins [cccxiv], daughter of John & Sarah (unknown) Atkins [cccxv].
Will Book 14, p. 516, Brunswick County, Va: (Alexander) Ellick Green and wife Sarah , Miles Green and Judith Green , widow and relict of Peter Green , dec’d., all of Brunswick Co., to Thomas Claibourne for 200 lbs., 188 acres on Meherrin River, etc. Signed 7-25-1789, Alexander Green , Sarah X Green, Judith X Green, Miles Green. Pr. 7-27-1789[cccxvi]
Alex Green and wife Sarah , Miles Green and wife Eliz and Judith Green all of Brunswick CO.,VA to William Wilkerson for 10,000 lbs tobacco, 115 acres of land in Brunswick Co., VA on Meherrin River to Thos. Claiborne ’s to Sarah Hancock to Mark Jackson . Signed by all, 22 Nov 1790 and acknowledged same day.[cccxvii]
184.108.40.206.10. Allen Green [cccxviii], son of John Williams & Elizabeth ‘Betsy’ (Bass) Green , b. 1782[cccxix], Brunswick Co., VA[cccxx]; m. Nancy Porter Hunt [cccxxi].
Allen & Nancy Porter (Hunt) Green had five (5) children[cccxxii]:
Martha Batte Green
m. John C. Bowin
220.127.116.11.2. James Lawrence Green [cccxxv], m. Sarah Hendrick[cccxxvi].
18.104.22.168.3. William Allen Green [cccxxvii], d.
22.214.171.124.4. Carolyn Amandon Green [cccxxx], m. James Williams Barnes [cccxxxi].
126.96.36.199.5. Elizabeth Bass Green [cccxxxii], b. 27 Aug 1807[cccxxxiii], Hancock Co., GA[cccxxxiv]; d. 27 Aug 1854[cccxxxv], Savannah, GA, age 47[cccxxxvi]; m. 28 Jul 1825[cccxxxvii] to William Duggan Etheridge [cccxxxviii].
188.8.131.52. Rev. Miles/Myles[cccxxxix] Green [cccxl], son of Peter & Judith (Love) Green , b. 6 Jun 1767[cccxli], Albemarle Parish, Surry Co., VA[cccxlii], godparents: Tho. Love , Peter Randall , Susanna Kelly [cccxliii]; m. 29 Oct 1789[cccxliv], Greenville Co., VA[cccxlv] to Elizabeth Hunt [cccxlvi]; m 2nd after 1790[cccxlvii] to Nancy Bass [cccxlviii], b. 1779[cccxlix]; d. 26 Jan 1832[cccl], Millegeville, Georgia[cccli]; m 3rd aft 1832[ccclii] to Mary McGehee of Ft. Valley, Georgia[cccliii].
Rev. Myles & Nancy (Bass) Green had a son:
184.108.40.206.1. Frederick Judkin Green , b. 22 Jan 1806; d. 22 Aug 1885; m. Mary Ann Hill .
220.127.116.11.1. Frederick Judkin Green , son of Rev. Myles & Nancy (Bass) Green , b. 22 Jan 1806; d. 22 Aug 1885; m. Mary Ann Hill .
Frederick & Mary (Hill) Green had a daughter:
, b. 11 Jan 1856, Schley Co., GA; d. 3 Sept 1832,
18.104.22.168.1.1. Caroline Green , daughter of Frederick & Mary (Hill) Green , b. 11 Jan 1856, Schley Co., GA; d. 3 Sept 1832, Shellman, GA; m. Frank Crittenden .
Frank & Caroline (Green) Crittenden had:
22.214.171.124.1.1.1. Mary Ada Crittenden , b. 1879, Terrell Co., GA; dec’d.