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Re: EMANCIPATION RECORDS FOR WARREN COUNTY, NC
In Response To: Re: EMANCIPATION RECORDS FOR WARREN COUNTY, NC ()
Crease GREEN, b; abt 1745/d; 1820-1830 Warren Co.
wife: Priscilla GREEN, b. abt.1760/d: 1850-1860 Warren Co.
children: Allen, Charity, Breny, William, Lucretia, Samuel(?),Priscilla, Mary Polly, Elizabeth, Lucy, and Nancy GREEN.
William GREEN, b.abt 1786 Warren Co./d:1867 Warren Co., (son of THOMAS & PRISCILLA GREEN), was my 3rd ggrandfather. He was married on Dec. 14, 1841,Warren Co. to Mary Polly GREEN, b;1825, the daughter of James GREEN & Nancy EVANS. (James GREEN was a former slave of John C. GREEN of Warren Co., who was freed around 1825) Their children were:
James Thomas, William Alexander, Pilate, Priscilla, Sarah, Betsy, Emily, Harriet, Molly Amanda, Charles, and 2 unknown children (1 female listed as "C" born 1857, 1 male born 1858 listed as "J",GREEN.
James Thomas GREEN, b.1842/d:1921 Warren Co. (son of WILLIAM & MARY GREEN), was my 2nd ggrandfather, married 1st) on Dec. 19, 1867 to Penina COPELAND, b.1844/ abt 1871 (daughter of Benjamin COPELAND/Frances HAWKINS). They had children:
William (b.1869) and Mary Frances GREEN (b.1871)
married 2nd)in 1879 to Louisa MANLEY (COPELAND = widow of Joseph COPELAND of Halifax Co.,NC) Their children were:
Rose (b.1879) and Edward GREEN (b. 1880)
Mary Frances GREEN, b.1871/ d.1899, was my ggrandmother. She married Walter Van SNEED,b. 1852 Granville Co.,/d.1941 Warren Co.NC (son of William Morgan SNEED & NANCY, his slave)
Nannie SNEED (1892/1978) married Robert J.WILLIAMS (1885/1970), my grandparents. They had a total of 10 children.
Does any of the above sound or look familiar to you?