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John Cleve Green

Born: Apr 14, 1800

Death: Apr 29, 1875

Nationality: United States

John Cleve Green

Date of Birth : Apr 14, 1800
Date of Death : Apr 29, 1875

John Cleve Green was a merchant and former partner of John Murray Forbes in the China trading house of Russell & Company. Green was a major benefactor of Princeton University and the Lawrenceville School, giving upwards of 1.5 million dollars, perhaps 2 million, to Princeton On his death he also made major bequests to New York University and New York area hospitals.

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