Robert Green1

M, #229, b. 9 Nov 1783, d. 21 Oct 1805
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Father*Samuel Green1 b. between 17 Mar 1754 and 15 Mar 1756, d. 19 Mar 1801
Mother*Mary Petit1 b. between 2 Nov 1754 and 1 Nov 1756, d. 25 Oct 1837
     Robert Green was baptized on 9 Nov 1783 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England; Prvately Baptised.1 He was born on 9 Nov 1783.1 He was the son of Samuel Green and Mary Petit.1 Robert Green died on 21 Oct 1805 at age 21; Died on board HMS Royal Sovereign, the Flagship of Admiral Collingwood, at the Battle of Trafalger. In the 21st year of his age.2


21 Oct 1805Second Lieutenant of the Royal Marines on board HMS Royal Sovereign.3

Military History

  • On 21 Oct 1805 Robert Green was a Second Lieutenant and served in the Royal Marines.
Last Edited=19 Feb 2014


  1. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  2. [S49] Monumental inscription in the Church of (St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham) "unknown cd."
  3. [S51] Webpage Royal Marines Online - Battle of Trafalgar Roll Of Honour ( "unknown cd."