Delve into the history of the Greene Family Tree using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Greene Family Tree !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 81 people with the Greene surname? In that year Greene was ranked number 2764 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Greene family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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|Ancestry.com global records search results for the Greene family.|
|1790 - 1930 US Federal census search results for the Greene surname.|
|Historical Newspaper archive search results for the Greene surname.|
|UK Parish Records search results for the Greene family name.|
|UK Census search results for the Greene surname.|
|Military records search results for the Greene surname.|
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Greene Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enableing you to fill out more detail in the Greene family tree.
Study the huge Ancestry records Database for Births, Marriages and Deaths of the Greene family.
Search Greene Parish Records at Find My Past.
Explore the UK registered births, marriages and deaths of the Greene family using the FreeBMD database.
Search Genealogy Bank for Greene family records.
Study the LDS Database for records of the Greene family.
Research the Greene surname using Regimental archive Footnotes by viewing images of original Greene family history documents.
Study World Vital Records for information on the Greene family.
Did you know that there are currently 4314 people with the Greene surname in the UK? Greene is now ranked number 1356 for popularity in the UK.
Study the Ellis Island Database for information on the Greene family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
Search Rootsweb resources for Greene records.
Research the Greene surname using the Genealogy Today database .
View the distribution of the Greene surname in Britain using the public profiler Names database. The public profiler Names database contains distributions for the Greene surname in both 1881 and 1998. It also contains data on the ethnicity breakdown of the Greene surname.
|Graham Greene||Wiki Detail||Henry Graham Greene OM, CH (2 October 1904 ? 3 April 1991) was an English author, playwright and literary critic.|
|Maurice Greene||Wiki Detail||Maurice Greene (born July 23, 1974) is an American former track and field sprinter who specialised in the 100 meters and 200 meters.|
|Richard Greene||Wiki Detail||Richard Marius Joseph Greene (25 August, 1918 - 1 June, 1985) was a noted English movie and television actor.|
|Graham Greene||Wiki Detail||Graham Greene (born June 22, 1952) is an Academy Award?nominated Canadian actor.|
|Lorne Greene||Wiki Detail||Lorne Greene (February 12, 1915 ? September 11, 1987), was the stage name of Lyon Himan Green O.|
|Nathanael Greene||Wiki Detail||Nathaniel Greene (August 7, 1742 ? June 19, 1786) was a major general of the Continental Army in the American Revolutionary War.|
|Nancy Greene||Wiki Detail||Nancy Catherine Greene OC OBC OD LLD ("hc") (born May 11, 1943) is a Canadian Senator for British Columbia and a champion alpine skier voted as Canada's Female Athlete of the 20th Century.|
|Bob Greene||Wiki Detail||Robert Bernard Greene, Jr.|
|Hugh Greene||Wiki Detail||Sir Hugh Carleton Greene KCMG, OBE (15 November 1910 ? 19 February 1987) was a British journalist and television executive.|
|Gene Greene||Wiki Detail||Eugene Delbert Greene (June 9 1881 ? April 5 1930), better known as Gene Greene was an American entertainer, singer and composer, nicknamed "The Ragtime King".|
|Susaye Greene||Wiki Detail||Susaye Greene (born September 13, 1949), is an African-American singer, noted for being the last official member to join Motown girl group The Supremes, remaining in the group during its final year of existence from 1976 to 1977.|
|Charles Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles (Charlie) Edward Greene (born March 21, 1945) is a former American athlete, winner of gold medal in 4x100 m relay at the 1968 Summer Olympics.|
|Liz Greene||Wiki Detail||Liz Greene, (born 4th September 1946 in Englewood, New Jersey, USA) is an American-British astrologer and author.|
|Joe Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Edward Greene, known as ?Mean Joe? Greene, (born September 24, 1946) is a former all-pro American football defensive tackle who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL.|
|George S. Greene||Wiki Detail||George Sears Greene (May 6, 1801 ? January 28, 1899) was a civil engineer and a Union general during the American Civil War.|
|Catherine Littlefield Greene||Wiki Detail||Catharine Littlefield "Caty" Greene (17 February 1755 ? 2 September 1814) was the wife of American Revolutionary War general Nathanael Greene, a mother of five, and noted for being a supporter of inventor Eli Whitney.|
|Lorenzo Greene||Wiki Detail||Dr.|
|Peter Greene||Wiki Detail||Peter Greene (born Peter Green; October 8, 1965) is an American character actor.|
|David Greene||Wiki Detail||David Norman Greene (born June 22, 1982 in Snellville, Georgia) is a former American football quarterback of the National Football League.|
|Samuel Greene||Wiki Detail||Samuel Dana Greene (11 February 1839 ? 11 December 1884) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War.|
|Greene and Greene||Wiki Detail||Brothers Charles Sumner Greene (1868-1957) and Henry Mather Greene (1870-1954), who established the architectural firm of Greene and Greene, were influential American architects.|
|Ellen Greene||Wiki Detail||Ellen Greene (born February 22, 1951) is an American singer and actress.|
|Orien Greene||Wiki Detail||Orien Randolph Greene II (born February 4 1982, in Gainesville, Florida) is an American professional basketball player who last played with My Guide Amsterdam.|
|Kevin Greene||Wiki Detail||Kevin Darwin Greene (born July 31, 1962 in Schenectady, New York) is a former American football linebacker who played in the National Football League for 15 years and who retired after the 1999 NFL season.|
|Ford Greene||Wiki Detail||Aylsworth Crawford Greene III (born December 21, 1952) is an American attorney from San Anselmo, California, noted for having successfully conducted litigation against alleged cults, and in 2009, against an unconstitutional Marin County election.|
|Raymond Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Raymond Greene (1901-1982) was a Doctor of Medicine and mountaineer, brother of the novelist Graham Greene and the broadcaster Hugh Greene.|
|Gerard Greene||Wiki Detail||Gerard Greene (born 12 November 1973 in Kent, England) is a left-handed Northern Irish professional snooker player, who has represented Northern Ireland in international events (the Nations Cup in 2000 and 2001), as his parents are from Belfast.|
|Wallace M. Greene||Wiki Detail||General Wallace Martin Greene, Jr.|
|Todd Greene||Wiki Detail||Todd Anthony Greene (born May 8, 1971 in Augusta, Georgia) is a former Major League Baseball catcher.|
|Michele Greene||Wiki Detail||Michele Dominguez Greene (b.|
|William Laury Greene||Wiki Detail||William Laury Greene (October 3, 1849 ? March 11, 1899) was a Nebraska Populist politician.|
|Andrew Greene||Wiki Detail||Andrew Greene (born September 24, 1969, in Kingston, Jamaica) is a former professional Canadian football offensive tackle.|
|Kim Morgan Greene||Wiki Detail||Kim Morgan Greene (born in 1960) is an American actress.|
|William S. Greene||Wiki Detail||William Stedman Greene (April 28, 1841 - September 22, 1924) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts.|
|Eugene A. Greene||Wiki Detail||Eugene A.|
|Jack Greene||Wiki Detail||Jack Greene (born January 7, 1930) is an American country musician nicknamed the "Jolly Green Giant" and well known for his 1966 hit "There Goes My Everything.|
|Ray Greene||Wiki Detail||Ray Greene (February 2, 1765 ? January 11, 1849) was a United States Senator from Rhode Island.|
|Danny Greene||Wiki Detail||Daniel "Danny" J.|
|Charles Gordon Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Gordon Greene (1804-1886) was an American journalist, born at Boscawen, New Hampshire, the brother of Nathaniel Greene, whom he assisted in editing the Boston "Statesman", and then, after brief engagements on the Taunton "Free Press" (1825) and the Boston "Spectator" (1826), settled in Philadelphia in 1827, and started the "National Palladium", in which the presidential candidacy of Andrew Jackson was vigorously advocated.|
|Charles Ezra Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Ezra Greene (1842-1903) was an American civil engineer, born in Cambridge, Massachusetts.|
|Charles Warren Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Warren Greene (1840-1920) was an American journalist and author, born in Belchertown, Massachusetts.|
|Charles Wilson Greene||Wiki Detail||Charles Wilson Greene (1866 - 1947) was an American professor of physiology and pharmacology, born at Crawford Co.|
|Barbara Greene||Wiki Detail||Barbara Greene (born September 1, 1945) is a Canadian politician.|
|Robert Lane Greene||Wiki Detail||Robert Lane Greene is an American journalist, best known for his work for the Global Agenda section of "The Economist" 's web site, and "The Economist" magazine.|
|Theodore P. Greene||Wiki Detail||Theodore Phinney Greene (July 4, 1809 - August 30, 1887), was a US Naval Officer who fought on the side of the Union during the American Civil War.|
|Serginho Greene||Wiki Detail||Serginho Greene, (born 24 June 1982 in Amsterdam, Netherlands) is a Dutch association football player who is currently contracted with Vitesse.|
|Richard Greene||Wiki Detail||Richard Greene has been the Imperial Wizard of the Mississippi chapter of the White Knights Of The Ku Klux Klan since 1999, and is largely responsible for the formation of the "Southern Alliance of Klans", an alliance of Ku Klux Klan groups in the Southern United States.|
|Percy Greene||Wiki Detail||Percy Greene was born on September 7, 1897 in Jackson, Mississippi.|
|Aurelia Greene||Wiki Detail||Aurelia Greene (born October 26th, 1934) represented District 77 in the New York State Assembly, which comprises the Highbridge, Morrisania, and Morris Heights sections of The Bronx.|
|Thomas Christopher Greene||Wiki Detail||Novelist Thomas Christopher Greene, was born in 1968 in Worcester, Massachusetts.|
|Leonard Greene||Wiki Detail||Leonard Michael Greene (June 8, 1918 ? November 30, 2006) was an American inventor and aerodynamics engineer who held more than 200 patents, many which are aviation-related.|
|Bob Greene||Wiki Detail||Bob Greene (born December 8, 1958) is an American exercise physiologist and certified personal trainer specializing in fitness, metabolism, and weight loss.|
|Tony Greene||Wiki Detail||Anthony Greene (born August 29th, 1949 in Clarksburg, Maryland) was an American football safety in the NFL who played for the Buffalo Bills.|
|Petey Greene||Wiki Detail||Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene, Jr.|
|William Greene||Wiki Detail||William Greene (August 16, 1731 ? November 29, 1809) was the second governor of Rhode Island after it became a state.|
|David Greene||Wiki Detail||David Greene (born 26 October 1973 in Luton) is a retired Irish football defender.|
|Ben Greene||Wiki Detail||Ben Greene (December 28, 1901 ? October 1978) was a British Labour Party politician and pacifist.|
|George Greene||Wiki Detail||George Greene (April 15, 1817 ? June 23, 1880) was a lawyer, justice of the Iowa Supreme Court, railroad entrepreneur, businessman, philanthropist, and one of the founders of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.|
|William G. Greene||Wiki Detail||William G.|
|Robert Greene||Wiki Detail||Robert Greene (11 July 1558 ? 3 September 1592) was an English author best known today for his pamphlet "Greene's Groats-Worth of Wit", containing a polemic attack on William Shakespeare.|
|Ken Greene||Wiki Detail||Ken Edward Greene (born May 8, 1956) is a former professional American football player who played safety for the St.|
|Courtney Greene||Wiki Detail||Courtney Greene (born November 23, 1986 in) is an American football safety for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League.|
|Bert Greene||Wiki Detail||Bert Greene (born February 11, 1944) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour.|
|Lance Greene||Wiki Detail||Lance Green is an American actor.|
|Ron Greene||Wiki Detail||Ron Greene is an American basketball coach.|
|Paul Greene||Wiki Detail||Paul Greene (June 2, 1974 in Wetaskiwin, Alberta) is a Canadian actor.|
|Ashley Greene||Wiki Detail||Ashley Michele Greene (born February 21, 1987) is an American actress, best known for playing Alice Cullen in the 2008 film "Twilight".|
|Patricia Greene||Wiki Detail||Patricia Greene MBE (born 1931, Derby), is a British film and radio actress.|
|Demond Greene||Wiki Detail||Demond Greene (born 15 June, 1979 in Fort Hood, Texas) is a dual German-American citizen and professional basketball player.|
|Shonn Greene||Wiki Detail||Shonn Greene (born August 21, 1985) is an NFL player currently playing running back for the New York Jets.|
|Colton Greene||Wiki Detail||Colton Greene (1832 or 1838 ? September 23, 1900) was an American businessman and soldier.|
|Donald Greene||Wiki Detail||Donald Johnson Greene (November 21, 1914 ? 1997) was a literary critic, English professor, and scholar of British literature, particularly the eighteenth-century period.|
|Richard Greene||Wiki Detail||Richard Greene (b.|
|Clarence Horton Greene||Wiki Detail||Clarence Horton Greene was a talented musician and recording artist, noted for his fiddle and guitar work and a pioneer in country music of the 1920s.|
|Thomas A. Greene||Wiki Detail||For the Louisiana former state senator, see Tom Greene (Louisiana politician).|
|David Greene||Wiki Detail||David "Dai" Greene (born 11 April 1986) is a Welsh hurdler who specialises in the 400 metres hurdles event and competes internationally for both Wales and Great Britain.|
|Scott Greene||Wiki Detail||Scott Clayton Greene (born June 1, 1972 in Honeoye, New York) is a former professional American football player who played running back for four seasons for the Carolina Panthers and Indianapolis Colts.|
|Balcomb Greene||Wiki Detail||Balcomb Greene (1904?1990) was a founding member of the American Abstract Artists.|
|Tom Greene||Wiki Detail||Thomas Alan Greene, known as Tom Greene (born September 7, 1948), is a veterinarian and rancher from Maringouin in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, who served in the Louisiana State Senate from 1992 to 2000.|
|Peter Greene||Wiki Detail||Peter Greene (Mayor), Mayor of Galway 1954-1960.|