Capt. Samuel Green, son of Thomas Greene and Rebecca Hills, was born May 10 1670, in Malden, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He married Oct 28, 1691 in the same location to Elizabeth Upham.
Capt. Samuel Green was one of the earliest inhabitants of Leicester, incorporated in Feb of 1713, along with his son Thomas Green, who became the first minister of the Baptist Society in 1736, and his son-n-law Thomas Richardson, among others. (Vinton)
"In 1727, Capt. Samuel Green owned 929 acres of land in Leicester, was captain of the first military company there; at the earliest and recorded meeting was chosen moderator , first selectman, first assessor and grand juror, and was a leading man there as long as he lived". (Vinton)
Note: Author cites Emory Washburn's History of Leicester (Washburn)
Samuel was born in 1670. He passed away Jan 2 1735-6
Father Thomas Green Jr, Mother Rebecca Hills Green.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Samuel by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: