Welcome to the Worldwide Greathead family my One-Name Study - Person Page

Isabella Greathead1

#4004
Last Edited=11 Jul 2006
     Isabella Greathead was born in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She married William Turner on 17 June 1733 in Ripon, Yorkshire, England.1 William and Isabella had five children William born c 1734, Mary born c 1739, Thomas born c 1744, Mary born c 747 and Mary born c 1755.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S66] E-mails between Jerry Turner and Jan Cooper from 31 January 2004.

George Birks1

#4005, b. about 1832
Last Edited=10 Nov 2009
     George Birks was born about 1832 in Austerfield, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Upper bridge, Cartworth, Kirk Burton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Richard Birks.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Richard Birks George was an attorneys clerk.3 He married Martha Ward in 1854 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.1,4 His wife Martha died on 1879 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.1,5 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in Chapeltown, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England, George was a woollen draper living with his son, daughter and niece Rella.6

Children of George Birks and Martha Ward

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1277/2 Folio 34 Page 7.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q3 Bradford Volume 9b Page 140.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1879/Q2 Bradford Volume 9b Page 177 age 43.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4482 Folio 44 Page 17.

Ellen Birks1

#4006, b. about 1835
Last Edited=12 Jul 2006
     Ellen Birks was born about 1835 in Austerfield, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Upper bridge, Cartworth, Kirk Burton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Birks.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Birks Ellen was a dress maker.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1277/2 Folio 34 Page 7.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.

William Birks1

#4007, b. about 1837, d. 1878
Last Edited=6 Dec 2009
     William Birks was born about 1837 in Austerfield, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Upper bridge, Cartworth, Kirk Burton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Richard Birks.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Richard Birks William was a scholar.3 He married Maria Batley in 1859 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.4 An unknown person was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Greenside, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England, William was a woolllen spinner living with his wife and three month old son Frank.5 His wife Maria died on 1864 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.6 He married Pauline Sugden in 1864 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.7 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Greenside, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England, William was an Innkeeper living with his wife and children.8 William died in 1878 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.9

Children of William Birks and Maria Batley

Children of William Birks and Pauline Sugden

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1277/2 Folio 34 Page 7.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q4 Bradford Volume 9b Page 240.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3347 Folio 101 Page 19.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q1 Bradford Volume 9b Page 169.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q4 Bradford Y Volume 9b Page 225.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4508 Folio 59 Page 9.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q4 Bradford Volume 9b Page 205 age 42.

Ann Bower Birks1

#4008, b. about 1839
Last Edited=10 Nov 2009
     Ann Bower Birks was born about 1839 in Holmfirth, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Upper bridge, Cartworth, Kirk Burton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Birks.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Birks Ann was a scholar.3 She married Daniel Booth in 1866 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 10 Westcroft Fold, Horton, Bradford, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Daniel Booth.5

Children of Ann Bower Birks and Daniel Booth

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1277/2 Folio 34 Page 7.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q2 Bradford Y Volume 9b Page 212.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4470 Folio 55 Page 26.

Mary Birks1

#4009, b. about 1829
Last Edited=9 Nov 2009
     Mary Birks was born about 1829 in Upperthong, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Upper bridge, Cartworth, Kirk Burton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Richard Birks I notice the Woodhead family live next door. Was this the family into which young Mary married?2 She married Joseph Woodhead.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Richard Birks Mary was a dress maker.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Fartown, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Woodhead Mary was a dressmaker.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1277/2 Folio 34 Page 7.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3347 Folio 79 Page 14.

Joseph Woodhead1

#4010, b. about 1830
Last Edited=9 Nov 2009
     Joseph Woodhead was born about 1830 in Netherthorp, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Mary Birks, daughter of Richard Birks and Mary Bowes.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Newtown, Upperthong, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son in law of Richard Birks Joseph was a tea dealer.2 Joseph was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Fartown, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England, Joseph was living with his wife and parents in law. He was a woollen spinner.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2292 Folio 247 Page 44.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3347 Folio 79 Page 14.

Elizabeth Eliza Kanaley1

#4011, b. 1883, d. 1961
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Elizabeth Eliza Kanaley was born in 1883 in Poplar, London, England.2 She was the daughter of James Kanaley and Caroline Rogers. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 16 Charles Terrace, Poplar, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of James Kanaley.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 16 Charles Terrace, Poplar, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of James Kanaley Elizabeth was a factory hand.4,5 She married William Charles G Grant in 1904 in Poplar, London, England.6 Elizabeth died in 1961 in England.1

Child of Elizabeth Eliza Kanaley and William Charles G Grant

Sources of Information

  1. [S14554] Emails between Jordan Kingsford and Jan Cooper from 20 July 2006.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 912.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 336 Folio 68 Page 7.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 357 Folio 19 Page 26.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - Hetty - Beatrice Henrietta Kanaley 1900/Q3 Poplar Volume 1c page 633.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q4 Poplar Volume 1c Page 945.

Jane Weatherall1

#4012, b. 1858
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Jane Weatherall was born in 1858 in Seaham Colliery, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Weatherall and Jane Greathead.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 15 Australia Row, Seaham, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Weatherall.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 311.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3751 Folio 67 Page 28.

Mary Ann Weatherall1

#4013, b. 1861
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Mary Ann Weatherall was born in 1861 in Seaham Colliery, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of John Weatherall and Jane Greathead.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 15 Australia Row, Seaham, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Weatherall.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3751 Folio 67 Page 28.

Ambrose Storer1

#4015, b. 4 July 1919, d. 29 January 1979
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Ambrose Storer
     Ambrose Storer was born on 4 July 1919 in Seaton Carew, Durham, England.1 He was the son of Ambrose Storer and Elizabeth Agnes Hindson. He married Edith Helena Waterland on 25 November 1953 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 Ambrose was buried on 29 January 1979 in Holy Trinity, Seaton Carew, Durham, England.1 Ambrose died on 29 January 1979 in Seaton Carew, Durham, England, aged 59.1,3

Child of Ambrose Storer and Edith Helena Waterland

  • Ambrose Storer

Sources of Information

  1. [S4017] Letters between Ambrose Storer and Jan Cooper from 26 January 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 1960.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q1 N Cleveland Volume 3 Page 3170 age 59.

Edith Helena Waterland1

#4016, b. 7 May 1921, d. September 2001
Last Edited=14 Aug 2012
Edith Helen Storer née Waterland also Hawkey
     Edith Helena Waterland was born on 7 May 1921 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, her mother's maiden name was Duthie.1,2 She married ... Hawkey Wartime marriage did not last, ended in divorce.1 She married Ambrose Storer, son of Ambrose Storer and Elizabeth Agnes Hindson, on 25 November 1953 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,3 Her husband Ambrose died on 29 January 1979 in Seaton Carew, Durham, England, aged 59.1,4 Edith died in September 2001 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 80.5

Child of Edith Helena Waterland and ... Hawkey

  • Pamela Helena Hawkey

Child of Edith Helena Waterland and Ambrose Storer

  • Ambrose Storer

Sources of Information

  1. [S4017] Letters between Ambrose Storer and Jan Cooper from 26 January 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 327.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 1960.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q1 N Cleveland Volume 3 Page 3170 age 59.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 2001 Hartlepool Reg J50 District 3511A Entry 92 age 80.

Nancy Stephenson1,2

#4021, b. 20 December 1915
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Nancy Stephenson was born on 20 December 1915.3 She married John Haigh Gibson. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Nancy was listed as living at 30 Baden Street, Chester le Street, Durham, England with her daughter Jean.4

Child of Nancy Stephenson and John Haigh Gibson

  • Jean Gibson

Sources of Information

  1. [S1846] E-mails between Ashleigh Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2002.
  2. [S12084] Emails between Danielle Harvey and Jan Cooper from 12 June 2006.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2760G/022.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2760G/022/28.

John Haigh Gibson1,2

#4022
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John Haigh Gibson married Nancy Stephenson.

Child of John Haigh Gibson and Nancy Stephenson

  • Jean Gibson

Sources of Information

  1. [S1846] E-mails between Ashleigh Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2002.
  2. [S12084] Emails between Danielle Harvey and Jan Cooper from 12 June 2006.

Sarah E J Brown

#4023, b. 13 June 1908, d. 1982
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Sarah E J Brown was born on 13 June 1908 in Easington, Durham, England.1 She married Thomas Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton, in 1930 in Easington, Durham, England, Thomas and Sarah had ten children, three of which died at birth.2,3 Sarah died in 1982 in Durham, England.4

Children of Sarah E J Brown and Thomas Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 509.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 870.
  3. [S1755] Letters between Thomas Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1982/Q4 N Cleveland Volume 3 Page 2686.

Richard Alan Greathead1

#4025, b. 6 June 1941, d. 20 September 2012
Last Edited=14 Apr 2019
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Richard Alan Greathead
     Richard Alan Greathead was born on 6 June 1941 in Peaches Farm, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, England, Details of his father was unknown. He was brought up by his grandparents George and Margaret.1,2,3 He was the son of Nellie Greathead. George and Margaret together with their daughter Nellie and her son Richard moved to a new house in 1943 in 2 Woodview, Frampton Mansell, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.3 He married Florence G Hunt, daughter of Oliver Hunt and Kathleen Smith, on 10 September 1960 in Register Office, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.1,4,5 Richard died on 20 September 2012 in St Michaels Cottage, Oakridge Lynch, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, aged 71.3,1,6

Children of Richard Alan Greathead and Florence G Hunt

  • Dawn Margaret Greathead
  • Lynn Katherine Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5270] Letters between Florence G Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q2 Stroud Volume 6a Page 1036.
  3. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q3 Stroud Volume 7b Page 1495.
  5. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1960 Register RR/22a Entry 194.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - All England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2013.