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James D. R. Green (1844-1890)
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Born: 1844 .
Married: Elizabeth Liles (1843-1890) on 16 Apr 1864 in Carroll County Tennessee. 3
Died: Bet 1874 and 1890 . 1 2
Buried: .


David R. Green
10 Dec 1811-11 Jun 1874

James D. R. Green
1844-Bet 1874 and 1890
Civil War - Union David Settle
1785-28 Nov 1859
Elizabeth Settle
27 Oct 1808-24 Feb 1877
Jane
1787-

Spouse and Children

       Elizabeth Liles


Brothers and Sisters

7th Tennessee Cavalry USA

GREEN, J(AMES) D R, Co I, private, enlisted for 3 years in Carroll Co, TN on 9/20/63 and mustered at Union City, TN on 12/15/63. He furnished his own horse and equipment. There is little information in his files and what is there is confusing. It says "AWOL denied," and "no record after 2/28/64." But there is a discharge date of 6/16/65. He might have been at Andersonville Prison in Georgia, which would explain the early discharge date. This is probably the record of James, son of David and Elizabeth Green of Hollow Rock, TN. If so, he married Elizabeth Liles in Carroll Co in 1864 and went by James D Green. Other members of this family sometimes used three initials. MR #6904 2 5 6

Sources:

  1. Will Book B, Page 125 Carroll County Tennessee
  2. 1890 Federal Census, Veterans Schedule
  3. Ancestry.com. Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
  4. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, National Park Service
  5. JDR Green's Civil War Service Record
  6. THE 7TH TENNESSEE CAVALRY USA (Originally 2nd West Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry) Peggy Scott Holley