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William Greene
Birth: Mar. 16, 1695
Warwick
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 1758
Warwick
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA

Governor of Rhode Island. He served as Governor from 1743 to 1745, 1746 to 1747, 1748 to 1755, and from 1757 until his death. His son, William Greene, Jr., also served as Rhode Island Governor in the 1780s. (bio by: James Charles Rogers III) 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Greene (1671 - 1720)
  Mary Gorton Greene (1673 - 1732)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Greene Greene (1698 - 1777)
 
 Children:
  William Greene (1731 - 1809)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Governor Greene Lot
Warwick
Kent County
Rhode Island, USA
 
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Originally Created by: James Charles Rogers II...
Record added: Jan 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17712345
William Greene
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William Greene
Added by: Jerry Miller
 
William Greene
Added by: Jerry Miller
 
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Husband of Catherine Greene, my 3rd cousin 8x removed, in my father's Krone/Potteiger Family.
- AncestryClimber
 Added: Oct. 5, 2014

- Remembering Everyone
 Added: Jun. 27, 2014
Remembering my cousin. Rest in Peace.
- Michael Ratliff Lutz
 Added: Apr. 5, 2014
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