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Robert Greene (b. Abt. 1646, d. Bef. May 12, 1716)Robert Greene (son of Thomas Greene and Millicent Brown) was born Abt. 1646 in Green's Rest Plantation, Saint Mary's County, Maryland, and died Bef. May 12, 1716 in St. Mary's County, Maryland.He married Mary Ann Boarman, daughter of William Boarman and Sarah Linle.
Notes for Robert Greene:
There are evidences of financial reverses during the life of Robert Green, one of which is the re-purchase of "Greene's Rest" by his father-in-law. The settlement of his estate does not prove a complete list of his children, but in 1709 Thomas Federick, of Prince George's County by his will devised his godsons, James and Thomas Green, each 100 acres of "Strife" and 200 acres to Mary Green. At the death of his widow, Mary Federick, the personal estate was to pass to Jane Green, Jr., Thomas Green and Elizabeth Green.
In 1660 he was named as kinsman in the will of James Langworth, his guardian or trustee, according to the terms of his father's legal instrument of 1650, thought the relationship between the Green and Langworth families is not known. By an Act of the General Assembly of May June 1676, he received 1500 pounds tobacco for servies to the Province which are believe to have been for participation in an Indian expedition. (Archives, Vol2, p. 551)
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Text: has him born in MD
Katherine L. Bowling's Book on Thomas Bowling of Nelson Co, KY.
Charles County Land Records, Volume III
25 Aug 1703; indenture from Robert Greene and Mary his wife to Richard Combs, planter; for 7,000 # tobacco; a tract of land called Green's Inheritance on main Branch of Portobacco; patented by Leonard, Robert, and Francis Green for 2,400 acres; 1/3 being 800 acres of which 200 acres left by the will of Leonard Green to each his 4 children, Thomas, Winefrid,Mary, and Margaret; Lot #3 to daughter Mary, now wife of Francis Marberry; /s/ Robert Green and Mary his wife; 11 Jan 1703 alienation paid by Richard Combes. Jerry L. Clark "Jerry L. Clark" 1037 South 680 West Provo, Utah 84601 1-801-374-5016
From records available the children of Robert Green and Mary Boarman appear to be:
1) Thomas Green born 1683 married Tecla Shircliff (parents William Shircliff and Mildred Thompson, Mildred married 2nd Thomas Green, bachelor son of Leonard Green the uncle of Tecla's husband)
Tecla Green the wife of Thomas Green was a witness to the will of Alexander Hamilton. William and Patrick Hamilton, the sons of Elizabeth and Alexander Hamilton, witnessed the will of Thomas Green (30:842) on 8/7/1759.
2) Elizabeth Green born c 1684 married 1st 1702 Andrew Sympson, married 2nd 1708 Alexander Hamilton.
3)Mary Green married John Thompson.
4) Sarah Green married Patrick McAtee (Court K#2:149, 1721).
5) William Green born 12/28/1694, was one of the sureties with Elizabeth Hamilton in the settlement of the estate of Alexander Hamilton.
Thomas Green, the father of Robert Green and grandfather of Elizabeth Green Hamilton, married 1st Ann Cox who had been a passenger like himself on the "Ark and Dove" voyage to America in 1634. Their marriage might have been the first Catholic marriage on Maryland soil. In 1643 Thomas Green married 2nd Millicent Browne. In 1647 he married 3rd Winifred Seybourne Harvey, widow of Nicholas. Robert Green born in 1646 was the son of Thomas and Millicent. Robert was born at "Green's Rest" the home plantation of his father in St. Mary's Co. MD. He gave a deposition in court which places his birth in 1646. R. Green married Mary Boarman (born c 1660) the daughter of Major William Boarman (born c 1630 in England, died 1709 in Charles Co., MD) and his 1st marriage Sarah (born c 1635 England and died c 1670 in MD).
The records concerning Thomas Green and Major William Boarman would be a book itself. Both were staunch Catholics and leaders in the formation of the Province of Maryland.
Greene, Francis, Chas. Co., 16th Sept., 1706;
7th May, 1707.
To son Leonard and hrs., 100 A. bought from Leonard Brooke, part of 800 A., "Green's Inheritance," lying between main road of Piscataway to brother Robert Greene's Rowling Road, etc.
To son Francis all testator's land on "'The Old Woman's Branch"
To son Giles and hrs,., all land between that of sons Leonard and Francis,
To dau. Claire personalty.
Residue of personalty to child. afsd., wife's portion being reserved.
Exs.: Wife Elizabeth and son Leonard
Test: Will. Chandler., Thos. Nation, John Cament. 12. 132.
Dr. Bartholomew Pigott 8.364 I Ð15.19.4 Feb 29 1684 [charles county Md]
Appraisers: Dr. Pattrick James, Thomas Clarke,
List of debts: George Boarman, Joseph Pile, John Johnson, Thomas Gerrard, Jonathan Lange, Thomas Clarke, Francis Johnson, Thomas Thompson, Capt. James Bowling,, Samuell Mathews, Thomas Clipson, Maj. William Boarman., Thomas Ganon, Robert Green, John Reaper, Obadia Dunne, Thomas Abole, Capt, Joshua Doyne, Robert Maston.
On February 24, 1648, Thomas Green gave one yearling heifer to his son Robert Green. This appeared in the Court and Testamentary Business of the Provincial Court and was signed as: Tho. Green. Thomas did the same for his other three sons.
In 1666 Robert and his brothers; Leonard, and Francis Green were granted a 2400 acre tract called "Green's Inheritance". It appears that the tract was divided equally between the three brothers, each sharing 800 acres of the adjoining plantation. Robert's part of "Green's Inheritance" was located on the main road to Piscataway and Rowland Road. Robert also owned a plantation near Bryantown. It was located in Zachriah Swamp on Green's Run and adjoined Boarman's Manor.
Family Tree Maker, CD 184 Family History: Colonial Families of Maryland, Early Families of Frederick Co, Maryland, Green pages 38 & 39
Charles County Land Records, Volume III
25 Aug 1703; indenture from Robert Greene and Mary his wife to Richard Combs, planter; for 7,000 # tobacco; a tract of land called Green's Inheritance on main Branch of Portobacco; patented by Leonard, Robert, and Francis Green for 2,400 acres; 1/3 being 800 acres of which 200 acres left by the will of Leonard Green to each his 4 children, Thomas, Winefrid,Mary, and Margaret; Lot #3 to daughter Mary, now wife of Francis Marberry; /s/ Robert Green and Mary his wife; 11 Jan 1703 alienation paid by Richard Combes.
Jerry L. Clark "Jerry L. Clark"
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Record Change: June 02, 2004
Children of Robert Greene and Mary Ann Boarman are:
- +Elizabeth Zacharia Greene, b. Abt. 1685, Green's Rest, St. Mary's County, Maryland, d. 1753, St. Mary's County, Maryland.