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Sons of the American Revolution, Ohio Society Activities

Joel Green, Patriot, Honored – Cincinnati

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On Saturday, August 16th, the Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution, along with The Ancient Order of Hibernians of Cincinnati, Ohio and the enabling of the clergy at St. Francis Seraph Church dedicated a granite stone marker, honoring the deeds and sacrifices of Irish American Patriot Joel Green.

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Green,  was born in Connecticut, escaped from a British prison, lived in Pennsylvania, got married in New York, and died in Cincinnati, where he was buried in Christ Church Cemetery. When St. Francis Seraph Church was built on the cemetery site in 1859, the bodies were interred in the church’s crypt.

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