Biography of Francis D. Green


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Green, Francis D., was born in the town of Adams, Jefferson county, N. Y., November 29, 1840. He was educated in the public and select schools of Dexter. In September, 1864, he enlisted in Co. C, 186th Infantry, N. Y. S. Vols., and was honorably discharged at the close of the war, March 17, 1868, he married Emma Hunt of Houndfield and they have one son, Charles F., who is the farmer at home. Mr. Green in his political choice is a thorough Republican. The family are descendants of the old General Green of Revolutionary fame and of New England origin. Mr. Green's father, Charles E., was born in the town of Verona, Oneida county, N. Y., March 25, 1810; he was well educated and was a farmer. He married Hannah Cleveland, and they had five children: Edwin M., Francis D., Isadore L., Oscar M. and Courtland D. Isadore is a noted physician in Harvey Medical College at Chicago, Ill,, and is now a member of the faculty. Mr. Green died September 9, 1886, and his widow in 1888. Mr. Green's grandfather, Caleb Green, was born in the town of Berlin, September 13, 1783. He married Susannah Williams in 1801, and he died in the town of Adams in 1872.

Our County and it's people
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Edited by: Edgar C. Emerson
The Boston History Co., Publishers, Syracuse, N. Y. 1898