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Ethel F D Ponsford1

#2851
Last Edited=10 Jan 2016
     Ethels father William Presfold was a priest, initailly in Kent then Dorset. She and Frederick had two sons went to America and four daughters.1,2 Ethel F D Ponsford was born in Kent, England.1 She married Frederick Alexander Don on 31 October 1906 in Mandalay, Burma.3,4

Child of Ethel F D Ponsford and Frederick Alexander Don

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns - Marriages Transcription.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - British India Office Grants of representation Transcription - Bengal 1713-1948 Archive N-1-337 Folio 141 Entry 2.

Joan Eagle

#2852, b. about 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Joan Eagle was born about 1896.1 She was the daughter of Piercy James Eagle and Annie Dickie Tweddle. She married Walter Robinson Greathead, son of Walter Horatio Greathead and Rosa Louise Candy, on 4 June 1932 in Christ Church, Arcadia, Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by R P Stephens and J W Greathead. Walter was described as an assistant engineer for the Provincial Roads Department and gave his address as 625 Pretoria Street in Pretoria and Joan lived at 799 Schoeman Street in Pretoria.2

Child of Joan Eagle and Walter Robinson Greathead

  • James Graham Robinson Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000 Marriage certificate.
  2. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Percival Thomas Stephenson1,2,3

#2854, b. 8 May 1896, d. 5 February 1972
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Percival Thomas Stephenson was born on 8 May 1896.3 He was the son of William Bigger Stephenson.3 He married Constance Eileen Greathead, daughter of Walter Horatio Greathead and Rosa Louise Candy, on 8 February 1927 Constance was a teacher.2,3 Percival died on 5 February 1972 aged 75.3

Children of Percival Thomas Stephenson and Constance Eileen Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S17969] Emails between Michael James Stephenson and Jan Cooper from 17 May 2008.

Francis Percival Stephenson1,2,3

#2855, b. 29 November 1927, d. 25 September 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Francis Percival Stephenson was born on 29 November 1927 in Whitbank, South Africa.3 He was the son of Percival Thomas Stephenson and Constance Eileen Greathead. Francis moved to Rhodesia in the 1950's. The country of Rhodesia changed its name to Zimbabwe when it became independent in1980.3 He married Bessie Cosgove Somers on 20 December 1958.3 Francis died on 25 September 2001 in Harare, Zimbabwe, South Africa, aged 73 Francis had been a science graduate from Rhodes university in South Africa and worked as a civil servant for many years in Rhodesia and Zimbabwe. He had a strong engineering bent and would enjoy spending endless hours in his workshop making various devices and contraptions.3

Children of Francis Percival Stephenson and Bessie Cosgove Somers

  • Michael James Stephenson3
  • Janet Frances Stephenson3

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S17969] Emails between Michael James Stephenson and Jan Cooper from 17 May 2008.

Rosemary Stephenson1,2

#2856
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Rosemary Stephenson was the daughter of Percival Thomas Stephenson and Constance Eileen Greathead. She married Louis F Serrurier Louis and Rosemary lived in Boksburg in 2008.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S17969] Emails between Michael James Stephenson and Jan Cooper from 17 May 2008.

John P Lang1,2

#2857
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John P Lang was a farmer. He married Julia Mary Greathead, daughter of Walter Horatio Greathead and Rosa Louise Candy.

Children of John P Lang and Julia Mary Greathead

  • John Lang
  • James Lang
  • David Lang

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Eric Anton Melzer1

#2861
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Eric Anton Melzer was a Mining Engineer. He married Rosa Greathead, daughter of George Alfred Greathead and Florence Plewman, on 18 February 1933 in St Andrew Presbyterian Church, Pretoria, South Africa.2

Children of Eric Anton Melzer and Rosa Greathead

  • David Melzer
  • Erica Louisa Melzer

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Atherlie Beryl Broster1

#2864, b. 15 June 1912, d. 5 February 1999
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Athalie Beryl Greathead née Broster
     Atherlie Beryl Broster was born on 15 June 1912 in Ladismith, Cape Province, South Africa.1 She was the daughter of Athol Gordon Broster and Margaret Keen Gibson. She was a Company Director. She married Percival Wright Greathead, son of Henry Percival Greathead and Emily Elizabeth Stanton, on 7 August 1935 in Knysna, Cape Province, South Africa.1 Her husband Percival died on 8 March 1982 in Knysna, Cape Province, South Africa, aged 77.1 Atherlie died on 5 February 1999 in Knysna, Cape Province, South Africa, aged 86.1

Children of Atherlie Beryl Broster and Percival Wright Greathead

  • Richard Norman Greathead
  • Margaret Elizabeth Greathead
  • James Athol Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S2868] Emails between Margaret Elizabeth Ogilvie née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 July 2012.

Athol Gordon Broster1

#2865, b. 4 May 1879, d. 27 February 1937
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Athol Gordon Broster
     Athol Gordon Broster was born on 4 May 1879.2,3 He married Margaret Keen Gibson. Athol died on 27 February 1937 aged 57.2,3

Child of Athol Gordon Broster and Margaret Keen Gibson

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S2867] Emails between Richard Greathead and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2003.
  3. [S40000] Website My Heritage - David Marsden.

Margaret Keen Gibson1

#2866, b. 9 April 1882, d. July 1958
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Margaret Keen Broster née Gibson
     Margaret Keen Gibson was born on 9 April 1882.2,3 She married Athol Gordon Broster. Margaret died in July 1958 aged 76.2,3

Child of Margaret Keen Gibson and Athol Gordon Broster

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S2867] Emails between Richard Greathead and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2003.
  3. [S40000] Website My Heritage - David Marsden.

Halley Harwin Stott1,2,3

#2870, b. 15 May 1910, d. 13 June 2004
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Halley Harwin Stott
     Halley Harwin Stott was born on 15 May 1910 in Bady-Ruel, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa.2,3 He married Joyce Greathead, daughter of Henry Percival Greathead and Emily Elizabeth Stanton, on 4 August 1934 in Natal, Durban, South Africa.4,5 His wife Joyce died on 2000.4
In 1948 Dr Halley Stott who came from three generations of missionaries and teachers, bought 150 acres of land on a hilltop in the Valley of a Thousand Hills.

He overcame such challenges as hazardous dirt roads, the lack of medical and nursing services - apart from traditional healers - and a lack of water and electricty; to build a health centre.

In 2001 on the fiftyieth anniversay of its opening, Dr Halley Stott and his son Professor Nigel Stott were guests of honour at the celebrations with over 500 people attending.2 Halley died on 13 June 2004 aged 94 Halley was a doctor, MD Edin, FRCP, and Founder of Valley Trust.3,4

Children of Halley Harwin Stott and Joyce Greathead

  • Diana Florence Stott+ b. 3 Sep 1935, d. Sep 2001
  • Julia Elizabeth Stott
  • Nigel Clement Halley Stott
  • Anne Margaret Stott
  • Richard Simon Halley Stott

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S10884] Emails between Andy Cippico and Jan Cooper from 20 December 2004 see also his website www.cippico.com.
  3. [S10886] Emails between Helen Claire Sherlock née Cippico and Jan Cooper from 28 December 2007.
  4. [S334] E-mails between Dalton Arne Edwards and Jan Cooper from 12 June 2011.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Reference ID: 2617, GS Film number: 1938468, Digital Folder Number: 004236667, Image Number: 02553.

Diana Florence Stott1,2

#2871, b. 3 September 1935, d. September 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Diana Cippico née Stott
     Diana Florence Stott was born on 3 September 1935 in Edinburgh, Midloathian, Scotland.3,4,5 She was the daughter of Halley Harwin Stott and Joyce Greathead. She married Stephano Daniele Cippico on 2 January 1960 in Durban, South Africa, Dan was a farmer, Diana was a teacher.5 Diana and Dan brought up their family in Lynchmere Farm, Mattingley.6 Diana died in September 2001 in Winchester, Hampshire, England.3,7

Children of Diana Florence Stott and Stephano Daniele Cippico

  • Andrew Halley Cippico
  • Anthony Aldo Cippico
  • Helen Claire Cippico
  • Frances Ann Cippico

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S2867] Emails between Richard Greathead and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2003.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S10886] Emails between Helen Claire Sherlock née Cippico and Jan Cooper from 28 December 2007.
  6. [S10884] Emails between Andy Cippico and Jan Cooper from 20 December 2004 see also his website www.cippico.com.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 2001 Winchester District No 5021B Page No B53D Ent No 182 Source Code 901.

Stephano Daniele Cippico1,2,3

#2872, b. 24 November 1933
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Stephano Daniele Cippico
     Stephano Daniele Cippico was born on 24 November 1933 in Italy.4,5 He married Diana Florence Stott, daughter of Halley Harwin Stott and Joyce Greathead, on 2 January 1960 in Durban, South Africa, Dan was a farmer, Diana was a teacher.3 Diana and Dan brought up their family in Lynchmere Farm, Mattingley.6 His wife Diana died on September 2001 in Winchester, Hampshire, England.7,8

Children of Stephano Daniele Cippico and Diana Florence Stott

  • Andrew Halley Cippico
  • Anthony Aldo Cippico
  • Helen Claire Cippico
  • Frances Ann Cippico

Sources of Information

  1. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  2. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  3. [S10886] Emails between Helen Claire Sherlock née Cippico and Jan Cooper from 28 December 2007.
  4. [S40000] Website www.genesreunited.com.
  5. [S10886] Emails between Helen Claire Sherlock née Cippico and Jan Cooper from 28 December 2007 Helen intimates he was born London.
  6. [S10884] Emails between Andy Cippico and Jan Cooper from 20 December 2004 see also his website www.cippico.com.
  7. [S2867] Emails between Richard Greathead and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2003.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 2001 Winchester District No 5021B Page No B53D Ent No 182 Source Code 901.