Dr. John Greene was born on 9 Feb 1597 in Gillingham, Dorsetshire, County Kent, England to Richard Greene (1550 - 1617) and Mary Hooker (1567 - 1617) and died on 7 Jan 1659 in Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, North America. He immigrated from Hampton, England in 1635 and arrived at Boston, Suffolk County, North America on 3 Jun 1635. He is buried at Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island, USA. He was a co-founder of Providence, Rhode Island, North America. He married on 4 Nov 1619 at St. Thomas's Church, England to Joan Tattersall (1598 - c.1633).
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John Greene (1597 - 1658)
- The Greenes of Rhode Island; By Maj. Gen. George Sears Greene; Pg's. 52, 66, 93, 149, 424.
- The Halls of New England; By Rev. David B. Hall, A. M.; Pg's. 328 and 352.
- Epes Sargent of Gloucester and His Descendants; By Emma Worcester Sargent; Pg. 187.
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