I have continued to struggle with the problem of finding the origins of Samuel Green, surveyor of West New Jersey, without much success. For one thing, records are limited. There are many deeds and surveys recorded for properties in West New Jersey, but other than the 1/32nd share mentioned before that Richard Green purchased and then sold to Anna Salter, there is nothing much to go on. Continue reading »
This website began its life as a way for me to learn about my ancestor Samuel Green, born about 1675, and present in Hunterdon County by 1708. Many of his children and grandchildren remained in Hunterdon, while Samuel continued north to what was then Sussex County, to start a new family with his third wife. The Green name comes up often here, and will continue to do so.
Green Family Tree: https://goodspeedhistories.com/the-green-family/