GREENE, William, jr [1731-1809] -- American jurist and Revolutionary statesman, Governor
Governor (RI, 1778-1786)
He was the great Revolutionary War governor of Rhode Island,
and chief justice of the colony.
His father had been governor 20 years previously.
| First associate justice of the RI superior court |
| Member of the council of war |
| A signer of the Rhode Island declaration of independence |
| Superior court chief justice |
| Speaker of the RI house of deputies |
| Governor of RI |
| Governor |
- Father: ¤GREENE, William [1695-1758] American governor (RI), Governor