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James "Jim"  Oliver GREENE

James "Jim" Oliver GREENE

Male 1861 - 1931

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  • Name  James "Jim" Oliver GREENE 
    Nickname  Jim 
    Born  28 Jan 1861  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Cemetery  Union Baptist Church, Cleveland County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation  15 Jan 1920  Polkville, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer / Cow Doctor 
    Died  10 Jul 1931  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Heart failure 
    Buried  11 Jul 1931 
    Notes 
    • Lived on Duncans Creek according to 1880 Census. Single Farmhand.

      CENSUS: 1900 Rutherford Co, NC, Duncans Creek, ED 135, p. 8a (97)
      143/143
      James O Green Head W M Jan 1862 38 Md 5 NC NC NC Farmer
      Mira Wife W F Nov 1868 26 Md 5 2 1 NC NC NC
      Aider Dau W F Jul 1886 13 S SC NC NC Farm Laborer
      John Son W M July 1888 11 S NC NC NC
      Eva Dau W F May1892 8 S NC NC NC
      Maggie Dau W F May1894 5 S NC NC NC
      Delsie Dau W F Oct 1896 3 S NC NC NC

      CENSUS: 1910 Cleveland Co, NC, Twp 8, Pokeville, ED 47, p. 11b (216b)
      138/138
      James O Green Head M W 49 M3 NC NC NC Farmer General Farm
      Nancy M Wife F W 63 M1 8 NC NC NC
      Eva A Dau F W 17 S NC NC NC Laborer Home Farm
      Maggie V Dau F W 15 S NC NC NC Laborer Home Farm
      Sarah E Dau F W 14 S NC NC NC Laborer Home Farm
      John B Son M W 26 Wd NC NC NC Laborer Home Farm
      NOTE: The listing does not state how many children Nancy has given birth to or how many are living. Also, evidently, James's son, John, married and was widowed between 1900 and 1910. (Transcription and notes by Louise Fisher Goff.)

      CENSUS: 1920 Cleveland Co, NC, Twp 8, ED 67, p. 6b (12)
      105/996
      James O Green Head M W 58 Md NC NC NC Farmer General Farm
      Nancy M Wife F W 73 Md NC NC NC
      Delsee Dau F W 23 S NC NC NC None

      CENSUS: 1930 Cleveland Co, NC, Twp 8, Polkville, ED 23-28, p. 10a (19)
      Lattimore Polkville Rd, 167/170
      James O Green Head M W 69 Md 24 NC NC NC Farmer Farm
      Mattie Wife-H F W 47 Md 39 NC NC NC
      Broadus Son M W 6 10/12 S NC NC NC
      James O Jr Son M W 5 1/12 S NC NC NC
      Zula Bridges Sdau F W 19 S NC NC NC Laborer Farm
    • (Medical):The Stamey Co. Funeral Home.
    Person ID  I764  myfamilytree
    Last Modified  11 Mar 2009 

    Father  William R. GREENE,   b. Abt 1834, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1887, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Frances "Fannie" WIGGINS,   b. 15 Jul 1834, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1914, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Apr 1855  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • William M. Gold, Minister
    Marriage fact  Minister William M Gold 
    • Registered 14 June 1855 (Page 67)
    Family ID  F1544  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Maggie OWENS,   d. 6 May 1894, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Bef 1894 
    Children 
     1. Aider GREENE,   b. Jul 1886, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John GREENE,   b. Jul 1888,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Eva GREENE,   b. May 1892,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Maggie V GREENE,   b. 2 May 1894, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1989, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2007 
    Family ID  F4289  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mira MURRAY,   b. Nov 1863, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1895 
    Children 
    >1. Delzie GREEN,   b. 12 Oct 1896, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2007 
    Family ID  F1551  Group Sheet

    Family 3  Nancy Miller MURRAY,   b. 24 Oct 1847, Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1921, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 Jan 1902  Rutherford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married by in Rev. T. H. Mullinax
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2007 
    Family ID  F1513  Group Sheet

    Family 4  Martha "Mattie" Suzanna BRIDGES,   b. 24 Aug 1882, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jun 1970, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Jul 1921  Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. Zulia BRIDGES,   b. 9 Sep 1910, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1936, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Broadus Lee GREENE,   b. 7 Apr 1923, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 2006, Polkville, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. James Oliver GREENE, Jr,   b. 14 Feb 1925, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Luella GREENE,   b. 22 Sep 1926, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1928, Cleveland County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  11 Mar 2009 
    Family ID  F803  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1861 - Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - - Union Baptist Church, Cleveland County, NC Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Jan 1902 - Rutherford County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer / Cow Doctor - 15 Jan 1920 - Polkville, Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jul 1921 - Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart failure - 10 Jul 1931 - Cleveland County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jim Green
    Jim Green
    Known as the cow doctor. Had four families.

    Headstones
    James Greene and Mattie Bridges
    James Greene and Mattie Bridges
    Monument