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Edward Greathead1

#3976, b. 13 September 1829, d. 8 February 1840
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
Relationships
3rd cousin 4 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 1 time removed of George Greathead
4th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Edward Greathead was baptised on 13 September 1829 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, his father was a labourer.2,3,4 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Thomasine Ridsdale. Edward died on 8 February 1840 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, aged 10.2,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S13] E-mails between Norma and Jan Cooper from 19 December 1999.
  2. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Indexing Project (Batch) Number C04049-1, System Origin England-ODM, GS Film number 894247.

Frederick Jacobs1

#3977, b. about 1867
Last Edited=23 Dec 2012
     Frederick Jacobs was born about 1867 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1 He married Augusta Jane Storer, daughter of John William Storer and Ann Pye Hope, in 1894 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2 Frederick was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Egerton Street, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Frederick was a joiner in the shipyard.3

Child of Frederick Jacobs and Augusta Jane Storer

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q4 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 1069.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4582 Folio 149 Page 5.

Frederick Jacobs1

#3978, b. about 1899
Last Edited=16 Jan 2005
     Frederick Jacobs was born about 1899 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Frederick Jacobs and Augusta Jane Storer. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Egerton Street, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Frederick Jacobs.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4582 Folio 149 Page 5.

Christian Albert Storer

#3979, b. 1881
Last Edited=22 Jul 2008
     Christian Albert Storer was born in 1881 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1 He was the son of William Henry Storer and Christiane Annette Bakken. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 10 Inkerman Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Storer Albert was an apprentice marine.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 76.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4625 Folio 12 Page 16.

Julia Henrietta Storer

#3980, b. 1883, d. 1960
Last Edited=22 Jul 2008
     Julia Henrietta Storer was born in 1883 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Henry Storer and Christiane Annette Bakken. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 10 Inkerman Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Henry Storer Julia was a confectioner.3
Julia died in 1960 in Durham, England.4 Julia was buried on 14 December 1960 in Durham Road Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 54.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4625 Folio 12 Page 16.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q4 Durham Volume 1a Page 693 age 78.
  5. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.

Thomas A Storer1

#3981, b. about 1892
Last Edited=16 Jan 2005
     Thomas A Storer was born about 1892 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.2 He was the son of Henry Taylorson Storer and Mary Good. In the census of 31 March 1901 in West View, Front Street, Seaton Carew, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Taylorson Storer.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4635 Folio 32 Page 17.

Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind1

#3982, b. 6 November 1878, d. 11 December 1945
Last Edited=29 Jan 2017
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind was born on 6 November 1878 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Hind and Esther Jane Greathead. He was baptised on 14 November 1878 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.4 Ormesby given as one of his christian names as his grandfather was farming there when he was born.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 8 Pembroke Street, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Hind.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 1 West Bourne Grove, Coatham, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Hind Thomas was a scholar.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 7 Ayresome Street, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Hind Thomas was a chartered accountant clerk.7 He married Ada Ann Storry on 28 July 1909 in Park Wesleyan Church, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Rev J Stanfield officiated at their wedding, he was assisted by Rev W G Dixon. The best man was Cephas Hind, the groomsmen, Fred Storry, T B Storry and J Hind. There were four bridesmaids, Lily Storry, Esther Hind, Kitty Hund and Gladys Storry. The bride was given away by her father. The bride, Ada wore a princess gown of ivory satin with yoke of real Brussels lace. Her veil was of Brussels net, embroidered with lovers' knots and fastened with sprays of orange blossom, she carried a bouquet of white roses and lilies. The bridesmaids wore dresses of biscuits and cream striped marquisette relieved with sashes of pink and Tuscan hats with pink roses and foliage. They carried bouquets of sweet peas. The couple spent their hneymoon in North Devon, via London.1,8,9 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Roseville, Windsor Road, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Thomas was a chartered accountant's clerk living with his wife in their seven roomed home.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Thomas was listed as living at 12 Kingston Avenue, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, with his wife Ada. Thomas was an assistant accountant to CA and a Group Leader ARP living with his wife and son in law.11 Thomas died on 11 December 1945 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged 67.1,12,13 The will of Thomas was proved on 4 February 1946 in Middlesbrough by his widow Ada Ann Hind. His usual address was 12 Kingston Avenue, Acklam and his estate was valued at £1212 5s11d.12

Child of Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind and Ada Ann Storry

Sources of Information

  1. [S1788] Letters between Angus Levie and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q4 Middlesbrough Volume 9d Page 617.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4851 Folio 105 Pages 34/5.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4001 Folio 35 Page 17.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4580 Folio 196 Page 34.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Middlesbrough Volume 9d Page 1069.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers Pretty Wedding report - article sent by Angus Levie.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29254 RG78 Piece 1695 Registration District 535 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 16 Schedule Number 28.
  11. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3236E/008.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q4 Middlesbrough Volume 9d Page 542 age 67.

Ada Ann Storry1

#3983, b. 8 August 1878, d. 7 January 1950
Last Edited=29 Jan 2017
     Ada Ann Storry was born on 8 August 1878 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She married Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind, son of John Hind and Esther Jane Greathead, on 28 July 1909 in Park Wesleyan Church, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, Rev J Stanfield officiated at their wedding, he was assisted by Rev W G Dixon. The best man was Cephas Hind, the groomsmen, Fred Storry, T B Storry and J Hind. There were four bridesmaids, Lily Storry, Esther Hind, Kitty Hund and Gladys Storry. The bride was given away by her father. The bride, Ada wore a princess gown of ivory satin with yoke of real Brussels lace. Her veil was of Brussels net, embroidered with lovers' knots and fastened with sprays of orange blossom, she carried a bouquet of white roses and lilies. The bridesmaids wore dresses of biscuits and cream striped marquisette relieved with sashes of pink and Tuscan hats with pink roses and foliage. They carried bouquets of sweet peas. The couple spent their hneymoon in North Devon, via London.1,4,5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Roseville, Windsor Road, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ada was listed as living at 12 Kingston Avenue, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, with her husband Thomas. Thomas was an assistant accountant to CA and a Group Leader ARP living with his wife and son in law.7 Her husband Thomas died on 11 December 1945 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged 67.1,8,9 She proved the will of Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind on 4 February 1946.8 Ada died on 7 January 1950 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, aged 71.1

Child of Ada Ann Storry and Thomas Arthur Ormesby Hind

Sources of Information

  1. [S1788] Letters between Angus Levie and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002.
  2. [S30739] E-mails between Richard Hind and Jan Cooper from 13 January 2014 title.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q3 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 576.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Middlesbrough Volume 9d Page 1069.
  5. [S40045] Newspapers Pretty Wedding report - article sent by Angus Levie.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29254 RG78 Piece 1695 Registration District 535 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 16 Schedule Number 28.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3236E/008.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q4 Middlesbrough Volume 9d Page 542 age 67.

Andrea Leah Dodd1

#3988, b. 2 May 1954, d. 11 October 1999
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Andrea Leah Dodd was born on 2 May 1954.2,3 She was the daughter of Herbert Cyril Dodd and Minnie Constance Ryder.3 She married Peter John Greathead, son of Thomas Harold Greathead and Gladys Ruth Vera Newsome, on 9 February 1974 in St George, Poynton, Cheshire, England.4,3,5 Andrea died on 11 October 1999 in 49 Montagu Road, Offerton, Stockport, Cheshire, England, aged 45.6,7 Administration papers were issued with a will on 18 November 1999 in Manchester to her husband.7

Children of Andrea Leah Dodd and Peter John Greathead

  • Benjamin John Greathead
  • Philip Edward Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11] Electoral listings from many sources.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S84] E-mails between Janice Smith/Aitkins and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1974/Q1 Macclesfield Volume 10c Page 751.
  5. [S40000] Website www.cheshirebmd.org.uk - 1073/7/240.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 1999 Manchester 0061G - G55B - 220 - 1099.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Dorothy Wiseman

#3989
Last Edited=24 Jul 2017
     Dorothy Wiseman married James Ronald Mirfin in 1939 in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England.1

Children of Dorothy Wiseman and James Ronald Mirfin

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q2 Sleaford Volume 7a Page 1325.

Derek Dunn

#3991, b. 18 January 1934
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Derek Greathead was born on 18 January 1934 Derek (had 6 siblings) was evacuated aged 4 and half from Newcastle to stay with Mr and Mrs Greathead in Chilton. They had no children and asked after the war to adopt him. and changed his name by deed-pole from Dunn just prior to his marriage. Mr Greatheads father was head gardener to Eden estate owned by Sir Timothy Eden older brother of Sir Anthony. Also aware of well known blacksmith in area named Bob Greathead of Bowburn (just died), although believed he had two nephews in Hartlepool.1
He was the son of Albert Greathead and Annie Lambert. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Derek Dunn was listed as living at Sedgefield, Durham, England, with his parents.2 He married Kathleen McGowan in 1960 in Durham, England.1,3

Children of Derek Dunn and Kathleen McGowan

  • Patricia Greathead
  • Michael Greathead
  • Joanne Greathead
  • Kevin Greathead b. 1969

Sources of Information

  1. [S3992] Letters between Derek Greathead and Jan Cooper from 27 March 1997.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2867H/014/44.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q3 Durham SE Volume 1a Page 1698.

John Greathead1

#3996, b. 10 February 1908, d. 27 November 1998
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
John Greathead
     John Greathead was born on 10 February 1908 in 32 Clarendon Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of William Greathead and Ada Lamplough. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 35 Beechwood Road, Belle Vue, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead John was at school.4 He witnessed the marriage of Sarah Ann Greathead and William Wainwright Jackson on 2 April 1927 in All Saints, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.5,6 He married Elsie Moody in September 1934 in Register Office, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,7 Jack served with the Durham Home Guard, 18th Battalion in WW2 signing his papers om 10 August 1942. He was a bricklayer and lived with his wife in 3 Eton Street, Hartlepool. He had served in the Territorial RA from 1928 to 1929. He left on 31 December 1945 when the Home Guard was disbanded.8 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register John was listed as living at 3 Eton Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, with his wife Elsie. And their son Jack. John was obviously known as Jack and was a bricklayer in the steelworks.9 His wife Elsie died on 19 April 1996 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 89.10,1 John died on 27 November 1998 in Hospital Of God, Greatham, Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 90.1,11,12 John did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 5 March 1999 in Newcastle upon Tyne to Malcolm Smith and Co, Havelock House, 24 Victoria Road, Hartlepool. Grantees were his children Jack Greathead and Kathleen Moore.12

Children of John Greathead and Elsie Moody

Sources of Information

  1. [S5757] Letters between Jack Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3996] Letters between Jack Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 March 1997.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1908/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 198.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 Rg14 Piece 29640 RG78 Piece 1718B Registration district 545 sub district 1 enumeration district 40 schedule number 81.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 215.
  6. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10A Page 414.
  8. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO 409/27/60/585 Durham Home Guard WW2.
  9. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2736B/006/16.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 1996 Hartlepool Dist no 3511B Reg no K49 Ent 183 Dor 496.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - Hartlepool Nov 1998 3511C-L7-110-1198.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Elsie Moody1

#3997, b. 20 September 1906, d. 19 April 1996
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Elsie Greathead née Moody
     Elsie Moody was born on 20 September 1906 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1 She married John Greathead, son of William Greathead and Ada Lamplough, in September 1934 in Register Office, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Elsie was listed as living at 3 Eton Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, with her husband John. And their son Jack. John was obviously known as Jack and was a bricklayer in the steelworks.3 Elsie died on 19 April 1996 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 89.4,1

Children of Elsie Moody and John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5757] Letters between Jack Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10A Page 414.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2736B/006/16.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 1996 Hartlepool Dist no 3511B Reg no K49 Ent 183 Dor 496.

Evaline Alma Greathead1

#3999, b. 1920, d. 6 January 1923
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Evaline Alma Greathead was born in 1920 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA.1 She was the daughter of Thomason Greathead and Victoria Tori Day. Evaline died on 6 January 1923 in Big Four, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S40000] Website LDS - West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970 Film 1953052 Digital GS number 4257654 Image number 796 Reference number 780.

Isabella Baker1

#4000, b. about 1783, d. 27 January 1872
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandmother of Janet Susan Greathead
     Isabella Baker was born about 1783 in Colliery Dyke, Durham, England.1,2 She married Peter Brown on 5 December 1818 in Lanchester, Durham, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Edward Gray Matthewson, Edward Gray Catherine Matthewson and Jane Porter. Peter was described as of Westerleigh and Isabella of Pontop.3,4 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Chapel Row, Shildon, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Brown.5 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Shildon, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Brown.6 Her husband Peter died on 15 August 1858 in Chapel Row, Shildon, Durham, England, from gradual decay which was not certified. He was listed as a colliery Screewman.7 Isabella was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Shildon, Durham, England, she was living alone.8 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the mother in law of William Greathead.9 Isabella died on 27 January 1872 in Anthony Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, from old age. Her grandson Peter registered her death.10

Children of Isabella Baker and Peter Brown

Sources of Information

  1. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish register transcripts, 1560-1848 Church of England. Parish Church of Lanchester (Durhamshire) Film 0091099 - copy of marriage register.
  4. [S40000] Website Family search - Durham Lanchester page 538.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO017 Piece 307/19 Folio 30 Page 17.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2385 Folio 587 Page 26.
  7. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1858/Q3 Auckland Volume 10a page 73.
  8. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3708 Folio 36 Page 23.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4919 Folio 21 Page 31.
  10. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1872/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a page 107 age 90.