Hetty Green

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Hetty Green

“The Witch of Wall Street”


    Henrietta Howland "Hetty" Robinson

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    • 1st Generation
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    • Birth Date:
    • 21 Nov 1834 
    • Birth Location:
    • New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts 
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    • Death Date:
    • 3 Jul 1916 
    • Death Location:
    • New York, New York 
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    • Notes: 
    • Hetty Green, aka “The Witch of Wall Street.”

      Hetty was labeled the “Richest Woman in America” during the what is known as the Gilded Age of America. Due to her well-known miserliness, the Guiness Book of World Records labeled her as the “World's Greatest Miser.”

  • Marriages for Henrietta Howland "Hetty" Robinson


    • Spouse:
    • Edward Henry Green
    • Marriage Date:
    • 11 Jul 1867

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  • Sources for Henrietta Howland "Hetty" Robinson

    • 3 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 43, Ancestry.com (Online Database).