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Green Hill Jr. (1741 - 1826)

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Reverend Green Hill Jr.
Born in Bute, North Carolina, USAmap
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Husband of — married in Northampton County, North Carolina Colonymap
Husband of — married in Brunswick County, Virginia Colonymap
Died in Plaxco Farm, Williamson County, Tennessee, USAmap
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Rev. Green Hill was born 14 November 1741 in Northampton County, North Carolina, Green was a Methodist minister. He married first Nancy Thomas on 13 October 1763 in Northampton County, North Carolina, daughter of Jordan Thomas. She was born 26 July 1745 in Northampton County, North Carolina, and died 16 January 1772. He married second Mary Seawell on 1 June 1773, daughter of Benjamin Seawell.[1] She was born 5 August 1751 in Brunswick County, Virginia, and died 20 July 1821 in Williamson County, Tennessee. Green was granted 3,834 acres in Tennessee. Green served as a Major and chaplain during the Revolutionary War. In 1783 he was elected to the Council of State, North Carolina. In August 1774 he was elected a member of the Provincial Congress, in Newbern, North Carolina. In 1825 they lived in Williamson County, Tennessee and died 11 September 1826 in Plaxco Farm, Williamson County, Tennessee.[2]

Green married Nancy Thomas, daughter of Jordan Thomas and Ann Seward, in Northampton County, Province of North Carolina on 13 Oct. 1763. Their children were:

  1. Jordan, who became a state legislator and sheriff of Franklin County;
  2. Hannah, who married Thomas Stokes of Chatham County;
  3. Nancy, who married Thomas Knibb Wynn of North Carolina;
  4. Martha, who married Jesse Brown of North Carolina; and
  5. Richard, who died in infancy.

Nancy Thomas Hill died on 16 Jan. 1772.[3]

On 3 June 1773 Hill married Mary Seawell, daughter of Benjamin Seawell of old Bute County. The children of this second marriage were:

  1. Green Hill III (trustee of Franklin Academy when it was chartered by the legislature in 1802 and trustee board clerk when it opened in 1805), who married Mary Long, daughter of Colonel Gabriel and Sarah Richmond Long;
  2. Lucy, who married the Reverend Joshua Cannon;
  3. John; Thomas;
  4. Sally Hicks, who never married;
  5. Mary Seawell, who married Adam de Graffenreid of Tennessee;
  6. William; and
  7. Joshua C., who married Lemiza Lanier of Beaufort County.

Sources

See also:

  • ncpedia.org Biography: Hill, Green, Jr., 3 Nov. 1741–11 Sept. 1826, by E. T. Malone, Jr., 1988
  • Green Hill by Ivey, Thomas N. (Thomas Neal), 1860-1923; Allen, J. Edward, Published 1926

Green Hill Jr. [4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15]

Born 14 Nov 1741. Bute, North Carolina, USA. [16][17][18][19][20][21][22][23][24]

Died 11 Sep 1826. Williamson County, Tennessee, USA. [25][26][27][28][29]

Residence 1812 Third Regiment, Sampson County, North Carolina, USA. [30]

Buried Brentwood, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States of America. [31]

Marriage Husband @P4153@. Wife @P4189@. Child: @P4192@. Marriage 13 Oct 1763. Northampton County, North Carolina, USA. [32][33][34]

Husband @P4153@. Wife @P4190@. Child: @P4195@. Child: @P4194@. Child: @P4191@. Child: @P4193@. Marriage 1 Jan 1773. Brunswick County, Virginia, USA. [35][36]

Husband @P4150@. Wife @P4133@. Child: @P4151@. Child: @P4153@. Child: @P4163@. Child: @P4154@. Child: @P4152@. Child: @P4158@. Child: @P4155@. Child: @P4156@. Child: @P4157@. Child: @P4162@. Child: @P4160@. Child: @P4161@. Child: @P4159@. Marriage 7 Mar 1739. Franklin County, North Carolina, USA. [37][38]

Sources

  1. Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940 database, FamilySearch, Green Hill and Mary Seawell, 01 Jun 1773; citing Brunswick, Virginia, reference ; FHL microfilm 30,659.
  2. Find A Grave Reverend Green Hill. Memorial# 9018117.
  3. ncpedia.org Biography: Hill, Green, Jr., 3 Nov. 1741–11 Sept. 1826, by E. T. Malone, Jr., 1988
  4. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.025; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  5. Source: #S414831533
  6. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 067
  7. Source: #S414831420
  8. Source: #S414831628
  9. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 149 : 1919
  10. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.025; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  11. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 8920.575; Source type: Family group sheet, FGSE, listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  12. Source: #S414831628 Volume: 350
  13. Source: #S414831803
  14. Source: #S414831536
  15. Source: #S414831805
  16. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.025; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  17. Source: #S414831533
  18. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 067
  19. Source: #S414831420
  20. Source: #S414831628
  21. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 149 : 1919
  22. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.025; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  23. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 8920.575; Source type: Family group sheet, FGSE, listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  24. Source: #S414831628 Volume: 350
  25. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book of the Charter Members of the DAR Vol 067
  26. Source: #S414831420
  27. Source: #S414831628
  28. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 149 : 1919
  29. Source: #S414831628 Volume: 350
  30. Source: #S414831536
  31. Source: #S414831420
  32. Source: #S414831525 Book Title: Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 149 : 1919
  33. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.025; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  34. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 8920.575; Source type: Family group sheet, FGSE, listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  35. Source: #S414831803
  36. Source: #S414831805
  37. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 538.000; Source type: Electronic Database; Number of Pages: 1; Submitter Code: SJP
  38. Source: #S414831500 Source number: 529.024; Source type: Family group sheet (from "Gleanings"), listed as parents; Number of Pages: 1
  • Source: S414831417 Repository: #R400863748 Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Ancestry Family Tree http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=113175596&pid=4347
  • Repository: R400863748 Ancestry.com
  • Source: S414831420 Repository: #R400863748 U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Source: S414831500 Repository: #R400863748 U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900 Yates Publishing Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  • Source: S414831525 Repository: #R400863748 North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Source: S414831533 Repository: #R400863748 American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) Godfrey Memorial Library, comp. Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Source: S414831536 Repository: #R400863748 North Carolina, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc
  • Source: S414831628 Repository: #R400863748 U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Source: S414831803 Repository: #R400863748 Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.
  • Source: S414831805 Repository: #R400863748 Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800 Dodd, Jordan Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc


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Can you imagine that much land? That's almost 6 square miles. That's three times the size of the lake I grew up on.



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