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Green Home

1108 Western Ave

 

1869

CASS GREEN HOME BUILT

            1108 Western Ave.

Built by John Richards in 1869 at the time of his daughter Mary Alice's marriage to Lewis Cass Green. 

 

Cass Green was the first regularly appointed mail carrier in Watertown.  Mary Green's father, John Richards, was an important early pioneer attorney and builder of the Octagon House. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cross References:

Buried in Oak Hill Cemetery:  Lewis Cass Green and Mary Alice Green:

Green, Lewis Cass, b. 1842, d. 1895, Co D 16th Wis Inf 

Green, Mary Alice, b. 1848, d. 1936

Architecture and History Inventory record on this house.

Evelyn Ruddick Rose, Our Heritage of Homes, (Watertown Historical Society, 1980), pp. 66.

Watertown Daily Times, Aug. 6, 1936.

 

 

 

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