OBITUARY. JOHN GREEN, 1787-1852.
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- Source: Minutes of the Proceedings, Volume 13, Issue 1854, 01 January 1854 , pages 138 –140
APPENDIX T O THE ANNUAL REPORT. MEMOIRS. MR. JOHN GREEN was born on the20th June 1787, at Newton Fell House, Nafferton, Northumberland, where his Father, under whom he was brought up, had a large busiiess an as agricultural-implement maker, with which, at a later period, he combined general contract work and carpentry for farm-buildings. From: this kind of employment the gradation was easy to the building of the farm-houses of the neighbouring gentry ; and when, on the admission of Mr...