Nathanael Greene

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Nathanael Greene

American Revolution


    Samuel Gorton

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    • 5th Generation — 2nd Great-grandfather of Nathanael Greene
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 22 
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    • Christening Date:
    • 12 Feb 1592/1593 
    • Christening Location:
    • Manchester, Lancashire, England 
    • Death Date:
    • AFT 11 Aug 1674 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 11 Jan 1629/1630 
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    • Notes: 
    • Colonial Governor of Rhode Island

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  • Sources for Samuel Gorton

    • 1 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1928, Vol. 82, pp. 341-342.
    • 3 Austin, John Osborne, The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising Three Generations of Settlers Who Came Before 1690, Albany, New York: Joel Munsells Sons (1887), 266, FamilySearch.org (Online Database).
    • 5 Gorton, Adelos, Samuel Gorton of Gorton, England and of Warwick, Rhode Island and his Descendants in America 1592-1906, Philadelphia: George S. Ferguson Co., Printers and Electrotypers (1907), 159-162, Heritage Quest (Digital Library).
    • 6 Gorton, Adelos, The Life and Times of Samuel Gorton: The Founders and the Founding of the Republic . . ., Philadelphia: George S. Ferguson Co., Printers and Electrotypers (1907), 159-162, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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