Catherine Ray Greene was born 10 July 1731 in New Shoreham, Washington County, Rhode Island to Simon Ray (1672-1755) and Deborah Greene (1690-1763) and died 29 January 1794 East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island of unspecified causes. She married William Greene (1731-1809) 1751 in Rhode Island.

Catherine Ray married her cousin, William Greene (1731-1809), who was both a Chief Justice and State Governor for Rhode Island. She was a correspondent with inventory Benjamin Franklin.


Offspring of William Greene and Catharine Ray (1731-1794)  ¢
Name Birth Death Joined with
Phebe Greene (1760-1828) 20 March 1760 Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, United States 11 October 1828 New York City, New York, United States Samuel Ward (1756-1832)
Celia Greene (1762-1796)
Ray Greene (1765-1849) 2 February 1765 Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island 11 January 1849 Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, United States Mary Magdalen Flagg (1773-1817)
Samuel Ward Greene (1771-1849)
Ann Greene (1774-)



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  • Ray has his own WP article and should get his own facts article here eventually. See text for the others.