Samuel Moore "Devil Sam" Green
Married Mary Perrine
"Samuel Green (44), son of William
(41), died April 1st, 1859, aged 68, having
married Mary, daughter of
Henry Perrine, of Monmouth, who died November 25th, 1847, aged 52.
Their children were: Emily, wife of Henry Bilyeu; William A. (45); Phebe, wife of Francis Sneed; Henry (46); Lydia; Sarah, wife of David Jeffries; Hannah, wife of Henry
Lanning; Lewis, went to Australia, and there married; and
John, married Elizabeth, daughter of William Scudder; has children, Margaret and Sarah."
"I married Mary "Polly" Perrine on
November 10, 1813 by Rev
Joseph Rue, minister of our church."
notorious practical joker and kidder, I died on April Fools Day!"
Samuel's death, the original farm off Green Lane was divided. William
A. took possession of all land east of the Shabakunk Creek, toward
Ewingville Road. Henry P. stayed in the old family house and operated
the farm and land west of the creek.
his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of William Scudder, moved to Kansas City.
Son Lewis, went to
Australia, and there married Sarah Jane Morrison. He died in Kansas in
1899, probably while visiting his younger brother John. Had children:
John W. Green (birth cert. ordered), born Dunolly, 1857. 2. Henry Green
(birth not registered), born January 23, 1860, don't know where (in
Victoria), details Australia Post historical records. 3. David Jeffery
Green, born 1860, died 19 years of age, 1880 Dunolly (death cert.
ordered) - could have been a miner and therefore a mining accident.
Definitely their child though, must verify the birth date. (ordered
birth cert. too). 4. Frank Green, born November 28, 1861, Chisolms
Flat... 5. Emily Green, born 1864, Newbridge...near Dunolly.6. Florence
Green, born 1868, Woods Point....Gippsland
area (gold fields, but well to the east of the State).