|Birth: ||Jan. 8, 1905|
South Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 23, 1965|
North Carolina, USA
From the website, Previous Vice-Chancellors, Sewanee, The University of the South: Cordes Boylston Green (1949-1951) was vice chancellor for exactly two years, the shortest period served by any of Sewanee's administrative heads. During his brief tenure, construction commenced on two new buildings, Gailro and Gorgas halls, and the University's Religion Department was established. Green also brought an Air Force ROTC unit to campus and confronted a series of fires, including the one that destroyed Thompson Union.
His obituary found in The State 25 July 1965: Saluda, N.C. (AP)-Dr. C. Boylston Green, an associate professor of English at Wofford College since 1956, died Friday night in Saluda after a long illness. He was 60. A native of Columbia, S.C., Dr. Green had been professor of English at the University of Missouri Graduate School, vice chancellor of the University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn., and acting dean of men and coordinator for the Navy at Middlebury College in Vermont. He obtained A. B. and M. A. degrees from the University of South Carolina and a Ph. D. from Yale University. Survivors include a son, Halcott Pride Green II of Saluda; three sisters, Miss Virginia Green of the home, Mrs. Frederick L. Devereaux of Callao, Va., and Mrs. Gordon Grant of Weston, Va.; and a brother, Halcott Pride Green Jr. of Saluda. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Episcopal Church of the Advent. The body is at Floyd Mortuary, Spartanburg.
DuBose Genealogy, compiled by Dorothy Kelly MacDowell (Mrs. McNeely DuBose MacDowell), R. L. Bryan Co., 1972, page 291: Cordes Boylston Green (s/o Halcott Pride Green and Emma Charlotte Boylston), b. Jan 8, 1905, Columbia, S.C., d. Saluda, N. C., July 26, 1965, bur. Columbia, S. C., m. (1) June 1935, Evelyn Locke Coleman, b. Jan. 22, 1908, Whitmire, S.C., d. Aug. 6, 1944, Greenville, S. C., bur. Union, S. C., and had (A) Halcott Pride II, b. Nov. 15, 1942 in Middlebury, Vt., m. June 6, 1966 at Poughkeepsie, N. Y., Therese Ellen Bichelle, b. Aug. 2, 1944, Brooklyn, Mass., dau. of Edgar Herman Bichelle and Eleanor Margaret Montebello and had (a) Kevin Michael Green, b. Dec. 27, 1967, Nashville, Tenn. Cordes Boylston m. (2) in New York City, on October 4, 1946, Mrs. Wynne Byard Taylor, wid. of Lt. Edward J. Taylor.
Note: Ella Wynne Byard Taylor Green Foshee died 15 November 1995 in Pierce County, Washington. As of Jan 2014 there is no Find A Grave Memorial for her.
Halcott Pride Green (1866 - 1949)
Emma Charlotte Boylston Green (1871 - 1950)
Evelyn Locke Coleman Green (1908 - 1944)
Margaret DuBose Green Dargan Devereux (1895 - 1983)*
Virginia Taylor Green (1897 - 1986)*
Halcott Pride Green (1901 - 1981)*
Cordes Boylston Green (1905 - 1965)
Note: He is not listed in the Elmwood Cemetery books.
Elmwood Memorial Gardens
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 42, Lot 20
Created by: rdsxfan
Record added: Nov 12, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100553730