Green Family

The adult children of Samuel Green and Pamelo Wishaw
They are identified as:
Front row: Mary Ella, Samuel, Susie
Back row: William H, Charles, Herman, Joseph Irving, Alfred Ray

SAMUEL GREEN was born 28 October 1831 in Claverley, Shropshire, England to William Henry Green and Mary Bennett. He married PAMELO WISHAW 28 August 1858 in Salt Lake City. She was born 14 April 1841 in Worcester, Worcester, England to James Frederick Wishaw and Maryann Meyrick. Pamelo was christened 27 January 1845 at St. Martin's Parish, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Samuel died 18 January 1910 in Pleasant Grove. Pamelo died 10 January 1907 in Pleasant Grove. Both are buried in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Samuel and Pamelo had the following children:

1. Sarah Jane, born 19 February 1860 in Pleasant Grove; died 22 November 1867.

2. Samuel James, born 19 February 1860 in Pleasant Grove; married Maria Josephine Holman 27 January 1881 in Salt Lake City; died 4 January 1933 in Pleasant Grove.

3. George, born 12 September 1861 in Pleasant Grove; died 12 January 1863.

4. William Henry, 26 November 1863 in Pleasant Grove; married Nettie Emmalue Richins 13 October 1892; died 12 April 1937 in Pleasant Grove.

5. Charles Edward, born 19 July 1867 in Pleasant Grove; married Harriet Ann Aston 11 December 1888 in Manti, San Pete, Utah; died 10 April 1912 in Pleasant Grove.

6. John Frederick, born 22 October 1868 in Pleasant Grove; died 22 October 1872.

7. Mary Ella, born 28 September 1869 in Pleasant Grove; married Mark Randolph Richins 24 November 1885 in Pleasant Grove; died 18 October 1945 in Salt Lake City.

8. Herman, born 9 April 1874 in Pleasant Grove; married Sadie Marrott 10 June 1896 in Pleasant Grove; died 27 September 1943 in Lehi, Utah, Utah. Herman spent his entire life in Pleasant Grove, Utah. After his marriage he purchased about twelve acres of land. He raised mainly sugar beets, hay and grains. He was employed by the Utah-Idaho Sugar Company. He also served as the Pleasant Grove Water master for many years, and also served on the City Council.

9. Joseph Irving, born 22 October 1875 in Pleasant Grove; married Kate Tomilson 8 September 1897; died 25 Oct 1954 in Salt Lake City.

10. A baby girl, born 5 September 1876 in Pleasant Grove, who died the same day.

11. Parley, born 18 May 1878 in Pleasant Grove; died the same day.

12. Penina, born 18 May 1878 in Pleasant Grove; died 18 November 1878.

13. Alfred Ray, born 27 October 1879 in Pleasant Grove; married Mary Eliza Adams 19 June 1901 in Salt Lake City; died 25 December 1925 in Salt Lake City.

14. Emma, born 7 November 1880 in Pleasant Grove; died the same day.

15. Susie Josephine, born 24 August 1882 in Pleasant Grove; married Joseph Henry Robison 20 July 1899 in Provo, Utah, Utah; died 1 April 1940 in Pleasant Grove.

16. Gracie, born 5 September 1883 in Pleasant Grove; died the same day.

SOURCES: History of the William Henry Green Family; IGI; Diary of John Meyrick; Family Group sheet submitted by Myrl Green Haight, citing Green family Bible; parish record, St. Martin's parish, Birmingham, England (Pamelo).

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