Esther Jane Hempstead Green - ESTH2

Title

Esther Jane Hempstead Green - ESTH2

Name

Esther Jane Hempstead Green

Unique Person Identifier

ESTH2

Ancestry

African

Status

Free

Sex

Female

Event Type

Registration

Event Date

1850, 1865, 1870, 1880

Event Type II

Death

Event Date II

July 22, 1894

Age

Esther was approximately 71 when she died.

Location or Address

16 Liberty Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Relationships

HENR2 | Spouse
CHAR4 | Child
MARY8 | Child
ADRE1 | Child
PRIS2 | Child
SUSA1 | Child
IDA1 | Child
CYNT1 | Child
MARY9 | Child
GEOR1 | Child
CHRS1 | Child
SARA11 | Child
HOBA1 | Grandchild

Notes

On the 1865 census, Esther is listed as the head of household. Her husband Henry (HENR2) is not listed on the 1865 East Hampton census. Henry and Charles (CHAR4), Henry and Esther's son, perished fighting in the Civil War.

On the 1870 and 1880 census, Esther's occupation is listed as "keeping house." Esther is buried in the St. David African Methodist Episcopal Zion Cemetery in Sag Harbor, NY.

She is the daughter of David Hempstead, Senior, of Shelter Island, NY.

Source Type

Census or Register

Source Type II

Digital Data Repository

Source/s

East Hampton Census of 1850, 1865, 1870, and Sag Harbor Census of 1880.

U.S., Find a Graveā„¢ Index, 1600s-Current. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.

Howard, William. Tintype photograph ca. 1800. Courtesy of the Eastville Community Historical Society.

Researcher

Donnamarie Barnes, Alice Clark, and Meghan McGinley

Files

Esther Hempstead Green.tiff

Collection

Citation

“Esther Jane Hempstead Green - ESTH2,” Plain Sight Project, accessed March 3, 2024, https://plainsightproject.org/items/show/1969.