Jesse Morgan Greer (born 1861)

A photo of Jesse Morgan  Greer
Add photo
Jesse Morgan Greer
1861
Born
July 13, 1861
Summary
Jesse Morgan Greer was born on July 13, 1861.
2 Followers
Updated: February 6, 2019
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Show & Tell Their Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Jesse is always remembered.
Update biobiography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Jesse's life so that they are always remembered.

Biography
Jesse Morgan Greer
Most commonly known as
Jesse Morgan Greer
Full name
Other names or aliases
Jesse Greer was born on
Birth
Jesse Greer was born on
Birth
Death
Heritage
Childhood
Adulthood

Personal Life

Masons
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Jesse Greer?
View other bios of people named Jesse Greer

Jesse's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Jesse Morgan Greer
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Jesse's family friends, and their friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Photos and snapshots taken of Jesse Morgan Greer, their Greer family, and locations and places or events from their life.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Jesse.

Cancel

We do not have a death date according to our records. This person may be alive.

Jesse Morgan Greer was born on July 13, 1861. We have no information about Jesse's family.

Add Jesse's birthday or the date they died to see a list of historic events that occurred during Jesse's lifetime. Refresh the page for new events.

In 1861, in the year that Jesse Morgan Greer was born, on August 5th, in order to help pay for the Civil War, the Federal government instituted the first income tax in the United States. The Revenue Act of 1861 was rescinded in 1862 but from 1861 through 1862, a flat tax was charged - 3% - on all income over $800, which included only 3% of households. In 1862, a broader tax was enacted.

In 1879, on October 22nd, Thomas Edison tested the first practical electric light bulb. Lasting 13½ hours before burning out, it used a "a carbon filament or strip coiled and connected to platina contact wires". He applied for a patent on November 4th, receiving the patent in January 1880.

In 1896, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1959, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1990, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

Other Jesse Greers

Other Greers

Other Bios

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later."

Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends.

These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top