Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Tombstone Tuesday - George Green

George Green
Jan. 9, 1792
Aug. 2, 1880

Buried Piney Fork Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 1 March 2011.

George Green, likely born George Crayne, came to Livingston County, Kentucky (now Crittenden County) from Pittsylvania County, Virginia before 1810. He married first Mary Crider in Livingston County in 1813. Following Mary's death and when George was age 63, he married Julina A. Woodsides, widow of Robert Woodsides.

For more information on George Green, see "George Green or George Crayne - Which Is It?" by the late Sherri Woodall Stidham in Vol. IV, No. 3 (1997) of the Western Kentucky Journal.

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by Brenda Joyce Jerome, CG
Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog

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