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John A. Green
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Name John A. Green
Gender Male
Birth? 1886 Mississippi, United States
Occupation[1] Bet 1929 and 1946 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States5th Street YMCA executive secretary
Military? World War I
Occupation? Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United StatesDayton Daily News employe
Death? 1973
  1. Peters, Margaret E. Dayton's African American Heritage. (Virginia Beach, Virginia: Donning Company).

    Photographs of Mr. Green on pages 52, 161 and endsheet with YMCA leaders, men, and boys. We were looking for photographs of his wife, but no girls or women are pictured in these particular photographs. Maybe she would be pictured with the YWCA instead?

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    1940 United States Federal Census
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    Name: John A Green
    Age: 53
    Estimated birth year: abt 1887
    Gender: Male
    Race: Negro (Black)
    Birthplace: Mississippi
    Marital status: Married
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Home in 1940: Dayton , Montgomery , Ohio
    Map of Home in 1940: View Map
    House Number: 477
    Farm: No
    Inferred Residence in 1935: Dayton , Montgomery , Ohio
    Residence in 1935: Same House
    Sheet Number: 61A
    Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 80
    Occupation: Secretary
    House Owned or Rented: Owned
    Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 4500
    Attended School or College: No
    Highest Grade Completed: College, 4th year
    Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 44
    Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
    Weeks Worked in 1939: 52
    Income: 2100
    Income Other Sources: No
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John A Green 53
    Julia B Green 52
    Source Citation
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio; Roll: m-t0627-03254; Page: 61A; Enumeration District: 94-107

    Source Information 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012.

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    John A Green
    Birth: 9 Dec 1886
    Death: 4 Nov 1973 (aged 86)
    Burial: Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
    Plot: 16, 4, 6
    Memorial #: 720227
    Bio: Services will be held Wednesday for John A. Green, retired secretary of the West Fifth St. YMCA and a former Daily News employe who died Sunday.Mr. Green was 86 years old.Until retiring from The Daily News two years ago, he worked daily visiting subscribers' homes to conduct readership surveys.A World War I veteran, Mr. Green was executive secretary of the West Fifth St. YMCA for more than 20 years until his retirement in 1916.IN HIS years here, Mr. Green brought many men to Dayton in YMCA posts who later became prominent in business and civic life.He was a member of Wayman AME church, and Ancion Square 40 of the M a s o n t c Lodge.Mr. Green is survived by his wife, Julia B. Green, of 477 S. Kilmer St., and one sister, P. G. Green, of New York City.Services will be at 7:30 p.m. today from Loritts Funeral home, 3924 W. Third St. Cremation will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in the Veteran's administration cemetery.There will be no visitation and the family has requested that flowers be omitted.Dayton Daily News, 06 Nov 1973, Tue, Other Editions, Page 22
    Family Members
    Julia B Green 1887-1976
    Imported from: US Veteran\'s Affairs
    Added: 25 Feb 2000
    Citation: Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 30 September 2019), memorial page for John A Green (9 Dec 1886–4 Nov 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 720227, citing Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .