Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Greenes in:
 • Hartland Ridge Cemetery
 • Clarksfield
 • Huron County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Russell Arthur Greene
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 14, 1928
Hartland
Huron County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 4, 1942
Hartland
Huron County
Ohio, USA

Russell died in a tragic accident when he touched an electrified fence at age 14years 3 months 20 days.
From the Norwalk Reflector:
"Hartland boy is electrocuted by wire fence'
Russell Arthur Greene, 14 year old son of Mr and Mrs C.W. Greene of Hartland Twp. was electrocuted at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the barnyard of his home.
Coroner J.D. Bradish who will return a verdict of accidental death, asserts that the fatality was the result of a peculiar combination of circumstances.
The boy, it is stated, was handling a piece of wire that came into contact with an electric fence. He was barefooted and recent rains had made the farm yard wet.
The boy it appears, was unable to release his grasp on the wire and lay helpless and dying on the ground for about 45 minutes.
The youth is survived by his parents, his sister Irene, aged 16, two twin brothers, Arthur and Archie, and the grand parents, Mr and Mrs L.F. Greene of Hartland and Mr and Mrs J.H. King of Garretsville Ohio." 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clark Ward Greene (1903 - 1990)
  Hattie Marie King Greene (1904 - 1988)
 
 Siblings:
  Irene D Greene Gessner (1925 - 1997)*
  Russell Arthur Greene (1928 - 1942)
  Archie John Greene (1929 - 2009)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hartland Ridge Cemetery
Clarksfield
Huron County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Linda Greene
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88202855
Russell Arthur Greene
Added by: Linda Greene
 
Russell Arthur Greene
Added by: Linda Greene
 
Russell Arthur Greene
Added by: Mike Ohio
 
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in peace
- Linda Greene
 Added: Apr. 8, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service