Richard Greene (The Younger)

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Sir Richard Greene (1560 - c. 23 June 1617) "The Younger", Knight and Lord of Bowridge Hill was the son of Sir Richard "of Stafford Ryvera" Grene and Joan Grene (née Converse),[1][2]

He married in 1587 Mary Hooker (16 August 1567 - c. 1617), daughter of John Hooker who was MP for Exeter[3] and Alice Powell; they "had at least eleven children," and "are buried in the family cemetery of Saint Mary the Virgin Parish Church Cemetery.").[1][2]


  1. ^ a b One source claims that he died in 1660, which is either highly unlikely or a typographical error. Greene family history website. Accessed 27 September 2010.
  2. ^ a b The Greene family in England and America, with pedigrees, pp. 36-37, n.d. Found at website. Accessed 27 September 2010.
  3. ^ American Historical Society. 1n. History, genealogical-biographical, of the Danielson and allied families