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Dr Thomas Sumner Greene
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Birth: Sep. 19, 1842
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1931
Carmel-by-the-Sea
Monterey County
California, USA

Father of Charles and Henry Greene.

Thomas and Lelia Greene lived in Cincinnati until 1874 when the family moved to St. Louis, where Thomas was employed as a bookkeeper and cashier. In 1879, however, the family returned to Cincinnati so that Thomas could attend medical school. Upon completion of his studies, the family moved back to St. Louis, where Dr. Greene established a practice as a respiratory physician. Then in 1893, they moved to the "little country town" of Pasadena.


Hi Jayne,
Thank you for creating this memorial information for Thomas Sumner Greene. He was the father of the famous architects, Charles Sumner Greene (1868-1957) as well as Henry Mather Greene (1870-1954), who is buried at the cemetery of the Church of Our Savior in San Gabriel, CA. Dr. Greene and Mrs. Greene came to Pasadena in 1892, not '93, by the way. This is well documented by letters in the Greene & Greene Archives at the Huntington Library, San Marino, CA, where Dr. Greene's Civil War memoirs also reside.
Regards,
Edward R. Bosley, Director, The Gamble House, Pasadena CA 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Lelia Ariana Mather Greene (1844 - 1936)*
 
 Children:
  Charles Sumner Greene (1867 - 1957)*
  Henry Mather Greene (1870 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monterey City Cemetery
Monterey
Monterey County
California, USA
 
Created by: Dear Jayne
Record added: Sep 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58238012
Dr Thomas Sumner Greene
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Dr Thomas Sumner Greene
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Dr Thomas Sumner Greene
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