Jacob Green Edit Profile
Graduated from Harvard, 1744, honorary Master of Arts, 1749.
10 children including Ashbel. Licensed to preach, 1745. Pastor Presbyterian Church, Hanover, New Jersey, 1746.
An original trustee College of New Jersey (now Princeton), 1748-1764, acting vice president, in charge of school, 1758-1759. Member New Jersey Provincial Congress, 1776. Author: Sermons, 1768.
A Pamphlet on the Jewish Church, 1768. Sermons, 1769; wrote widely circulated tract “Observations on the Reconciliation of Great Britain and the Colonies in which are Exhibited Arguments for and against that Measure, by a Friend of American Liberty”. Wrote many articles on the currency under pen-name Eumenes.
Member New Jersey Provincial Congress, 1776.
Married Anna Strong, June 1747. Married second, Elizabeth Pierson, October 1757.