GREENE, HENDERSON PALMER
Prairie Grove, AR
Date of birth:  June 28, 1828, near “Sparty” White Co. TN

Name of father:  Wesley Green

Name of mother:  Catherine Gentry

Education:  Christian Co. MO
Occupation: Taught school & superintendent of schools
in Christian Co. MO
Civil service: Was member of Legislature of MO in 1868 and
 Washington Co. AR in 1884.  County & Probate
 Judge of Washington Co. AR from 1886 – 1890.
 Justice of Peace and Notary Public
Military service: Captain – Co. F, 4th Reg. MO Vol. Inf.
 Gen. M.E. Greene Brig from 1862 – 1865 without
 discharge.  In prison on Johnson Island, OH for nearly two years.
Political party: Democrat
Church connection:  Missionary Baptist – Clerk & Treasurer of
 Baptist Association and church for 30 years

Wife & date of marriage:
 First wife was Elmira Elizabeth Tillman, daughter of
 Mrs. Margaret Tillman of Elk Valley, MO

 Second wife was Matilda J. McLaughlin

Comments: Mrs. Margaret Tillman was the daughter of Mrs.
 Nancy Duncan of Lewis Co. TN
 Henderson Palmer Green was the son of Wesly Green
 who was born in NC, who was a descendant of General
 Nathaniel Green.  A General of the Revolution of Scotch-
 Irish “desent”.  His father died in the year 1836 and he
 was bound to Alfred Davidson and his wife Martha
 Davidson and they moved to MO in the year 1837, near
 Springfield and was rebound to them and lived with them
 until they died in the years.

Children:
 By first wife:
 William Franklin, Harriet, James Alfred, Minnie,
Thomas O.,
      and Martha Green.
 By second wife:
 Emma O. and Cadie Green