Greene Family Graves in Warwick, RI

Warwick Historical Cemetery #66 known as the Surgeon Greene lot, also includes WK152 GREENE LOT. Located behind Shawmut Baptist Church, West Shore Road, Warwick, RI
In Memory of Rebecca, wife of Fones Greene Greene monument
The first generation of Greene family
John Greene Surgent
the first settler in Old Warwick
Died Jan. 1659
2nd generation
James Greene the son of John
died April 27, 1698, aged 71 years
3rd gen
Capt. James Greene, Jr.
the son of James
died March 12, 1712
aged 62?? years
(other three sides hard to read, so I didn't photograph them)
Here lyeth the body of Mary the wife of Capt. James Greene
aged 50 years and dyed March ye 20, 1721
who in her life was faithful kind and true
and at her death she bid this world adieu
her soul to God she did commend  ....
In Memory of Isabel, wife of William Burton
died Aug. ye 26, 17??   aged about ??  years
In Memory of Mary Greene
died May ye 2d 1742 in the 20th year of her age
daughter of Fones Greene
(broken stone) ... Burton  (date unreadable)
In Memory of Thomas, son of Capt. James Greene
and Patience his wife
died Dec'r ye 6, 1746
aged 41 years, 8 mo & 17 days
Capt. James Greene, son of Fones
Died Sept. 3, 1802, aged 88 years
Sacred to the Memory of Mary W. Greene
daughter of James & Phebe Greene
who died Jan. 11, 1835, aged 39 years
Sacred to the Memory of Phebe Greene
daughter of James & Phebe Greene
who died Nov. 10, 1843, aged 41 years
Deborah, 2d wife of James Greene
died June 27, 1846
in the 75th year of her age
Phebe Greene, wife of James Greene
Died Feb. 24, 1817,
in the 57th year of her age

First Generation  John Greene surgent (?) heavily covered with moss
 


 Images, information & transcription by Beth Hurd, 2004

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