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Violet Augusta Lugg

#4026, b. 17 March 1888, d. 9 September 1956
Last Edited=24 Feb 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Violet Augusta Lugg was born on 17 March 1888 in Malmesbury, Wiltshire, England.1,2 She married Frank Lewis Tunley, son of William Tunley and Bertha Knighton, on 28 August 1920 in St Mary, Acton, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Humphrey C Lugg, Ethel Bertha Tunley and Stanley John Lugg. Frank was a Sub Station Operator and gave his address as 24 Estcourt Road Fulham, his father William Richard Tunley was a Motorman. Violet gave her address as 2 Chaucer Road in Action and her father Humphrey Christopher Lugg was a Grocer.3,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Violet was listed as living at 38 St Margarets Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, England she was living with Hubert Marler.5 Her husband Frank died on 7 March 1946 in Shenley Hospital, Elstree, Hertfordshire, England, aged 52 his usual address was 38 St Margarets Avenue, South Harrow in Middlesex.6,7 Violet died on 9 September 1956 in Middlesex Hospital, Park Royal, Acton, London, England, aged 68 her usual address was 16 Myrtle Road in Acton.8,7 Her estate was probated on 21 June 1957 in London to Hubert Marler a senior clerk in the Gas Board. Her estate was valued at £2,715 11s 3d.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q2 Malmesbury Volume 5a Page 54.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Brentford Volume 3a Page 179.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/0785D/023.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q1 Barnet Volume 3a Page 1407 age 52.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 1956 Willesden Volume 5f Page 213.

Joseph Reid1

#4029
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Joseph Reid married Catherine Glen on 9 February 1837.1 He was a butcher in Charles Street, Wooloomaloo, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1

Child of Joseph Reid and Catherine Glen

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.

Catherine Glen1

#4030
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Catherine Glen married Joseph Reid on 9 February 1837.1

Child of Catherine Glen and Joseph Reid

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.

Joseph Edward Greathead1

#4031, b. 1865, d. 1865
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Joseph Edward Greathead was born in 1865 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. Joseph died in 1865 in Wang, Victoria, Australia.2,1,5,6,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number1998/1865.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 4904.
  5. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 10556
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  6. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 10556 and 5737.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 10556.

Lucy Ruth Greathead1

#4032, b. 1871, d. 1938
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Lucy Ruth Greathead was born in 1871 in Victoria, Australia.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. She married Walter E Cracknell, son of Geoffrey Cracknell and Augusta Anna Springett, in 1891 in St Peters, New South Wales, Australia.1,6 Lucy died in 1938 in Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia.7

Children of Lucy Ruth Greathead and Walter E Cracknell

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 5598
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 5598.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 5598.
  6. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 7413/1891.
  7. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.

Walter E Cracknell1

#4033, b. 1868, d. 1940
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Walter E Cracknell was born in 1868 in St Peters, New South Wales, Australia.2 He was the son of Geoffrey Cracknell and Augusta Anna Springett.2 He married Lucy Ruth Greathead, daughter of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid, in 1891 in St Peters, New South Wales, Australia.1,3 His wife Lucy died on 1938 in Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia.2 Walter died in 1940 in Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia.2

Children of Walter E Cracknell and Lucy Ruth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 7413/1891.

Joseph Edward Greathead1

#4034, b. 1873, d. 1926
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Joseph Edward Greathead was born in 1873 in Prahran, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. He married Ruby Adele West, daughter of Edward Augustus West and Fanny Adelaide Lockyer, in September 1899 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,6,7 Joseph died in 1926 in Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia.8,9

Children of Joseph Edward Greathead and Ruby Adele West

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg Number 4904
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 4904.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 1998.
  6. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 7018/1899.
  8. [S40000] Website www.bdm.new.gov.au/familyhistory/search.htm - Registration number 17900/1926.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 17900.
  10. [S40000] Website www.bdm.nsw.gov.au Registration number 37820/1906.
  11. [S40000] Website NSW births Ref 872/1910.
  12. [S40000] Website NSW births Ref 23640/1912.

Ruby Adele West1,2

#4035, b. 7 August 1882, d. 23 November 1956
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Ruby Adele West was born on 7 August 1882 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.2 She was the daughter of Edward Augustus West and Fanny Adelaide Lockyer.2 She married Joseph Edward Greathead, son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid, in September 1899 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3 Ruby died on 23 November 1956 in Annandale, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia, aged 74.2,4

Children of Ruby Adele West and Joseph Edward Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 7018/1899.
  4. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 29026/1956.
  5. [S40000] Website www.bdm.nsw.gov.au Registration number 37820/1906.
  6. [S40000] Website NSW births Ref 872/1910.
  7. [S40000] Website NSW births Ref 23640/1912.

Arthur Greathead1

#4036, b. 1874, d. 1876
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Arthur Greathead was born in 1874 in Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. Arthur died in 1876 in Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1,2,6,7,8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 15064
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 15064.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 15064.
  6. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 8797
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  7. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 8497.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 8497.

Sydney Arthur Greathead1

#4037, b. 1876, d. 1954
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Sydney Arthur Greathead was born in 1876 in Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. In the Adelaide Advertiser of 28 August 1911 under the heading of "Killed by a taxi cab" the following article appeared: At 9.30 p.m.on Saturday Mr. William Heffernan (67), a farmer, who was living with his son in Boundary Street, Paddington, was crossing Oxford Street opposite the Victoria Barracks, when a taxi-cab driven by Sydney Greathead knocked him down, fractured his skull, and broke his leg in two places. The injured man was taken to St. Vincent's Hospital in the cab, but he died shortly after admission.6 It was reported in the Sydney Morning Herald of Saturday 18 January 1913 that Sydney Arthur Greathead was found guilty at the Central Police Court, before Mr Clarke, S.M, on a charge of driving past a tram stopping place at a rate of more than four miles an hour, to the danger of the pasengers, many of whom were women and children. A fine of £5 was imposed.7 He married Ethel May Barrett, daughter of Charles Barrett and Rosetta ..., in 1915 in Newtown, New South Wales, Australia.8 Sydney died in 1954 in Hurstville, New South Wales, Australia.9 Sydney was buried on 2 August 1954 in Woronora Cemetery, Woronora, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.10

Child of Sydney Arthur Greathead and Ethel May Barrett

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 22184
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 22184.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 22184.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers The Advertiser, Adelaide - Monday 28 August 1911.
  7. [S40045] Newspapers Sydney Morning Herald of Saturday 18 January 1913.
  8. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 16402/1915.
  9. [S40000] Website www.bdm.new.gov.au/familyhistory/search.htm - Registration number 18714/1954.
  10. [S40000] Website austcemindex.com.

Albert Manning Clifford Greathead1,2

#4038, b. 9 June 1879, d. 7 February 1957
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
Albert Manning Clifford Greathead
     Albert Manning Clifford Greathead was born on 9 June 1879 in Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia.1,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. In 1930 Albert appeared on the Australian electoral rolls as living in Fleurbaix Avenue, Milperra, Bankstown, Reid, New South Wales and working as a labourer.7 By 1936 he had moved to Alfred Road Liverpool, Werriwa, New South Wales.7 Albert died on 7 February 1957 in Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia, aged 77.1,8 Albert was buried on 11 February 1957 in Church of England Section of the Liverpool Cemeteryl No E5. 41, Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia, He is buried with his sister Florence Eliza Greathead - Hutchison.2,9

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  3. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  4. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 16165
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  5. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 16165.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 16165.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  8. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 10589/1957.
  9. [S40000] Website austcemindex.com.

William Dunstall Greathead1

#4039, b. 1869, d. 31 May 1926
Last Edited=13 Feb 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
William Dunstall Greathead
     William Dunstall Greathead was born in 1869 in New South Wales, Australia.1,2 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. He married Clara Isabel Hutchison, daughter of Daniel Ernest Hutchison and Sarah Jane Martin, on 21 July 1892 in Newtown, New South Wales, Australia.3,4,5,2 William died on 31 May 1926 in Sydney Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.4,2 William was buried in Woronora Cemetery, Woronora, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.4,6

Children of William Dunstall Greathead and Clara Isabel Hutchison

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S19595] Emails between Corinne Parkinson and Jan Cooper 22 December 2007.
  3. [S40031] Www.cousinconnect.com.
  4. [S14110] E-mails from Julie Anne Watson to Jan Cooper, from 20 June 2005 Some of the information is found in the Family Greathead/Hutchinson bible, held by Julie.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 55503/1893.
  6. [S40000] Website austcemindex.com.

Florence Eliza Greathead1

#4040, b. 19 July 1881, d. 20 February 1950
Last Edited=14 Jul 2017
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
Florence Hutchinson née Greathead
     Florence Eliza Greathead was born on 19 July 1881 in Terry Street, St Leonards, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. She married Frederick Ernest Hutchison, son of Daniel Ernest Hutchison and Sarah Jane Martin, on 7 October 1901 in New South Wales, Australia, The ceremony was witnessed by Joseph and Ruby Greathead.1,6 Frederick left Florence when Lionel was very small.1 Florence died on 20 February 1950 in Australia aged 68.1,7 Florence was buried in Church of England Section of the Liverpool Cemeteryl No E5. 41, Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia, She is buried with her brother Alfred Manning Clifford Greathead.3

Child of Florence Eliza Greathead

Child of Florence Eliza Greathead and Frederick Ernest Hutchison

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  4. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 8765/1881.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 8765.
  6. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997 Copy of marriage certificate.
  7. [S9196] Emails between Yvonne Hutchison and Jan Cooper from 25 May 2006.

Frederick Ernest Hutchison1

#4041, b. 1878, d. 1950
Last Edited=14 Jul 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Frederick Ernest Hutchison was born in 1878 in Liverpool, New South Wales, Australia.2 He was the son of Daniel Ernest Hutchison and Sarah Jane Martin.3 He married Florence Eliza Greathead, daughter of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid, on 7 October 1901 in New South Wales, Australia, The ceremony was witnessed by Joseph and Ruby Greathead.1,4 Frederick left Florence when Lionel was very small.1 Frederick died in 1950 in Annandale, New South Wales, Australia.5

Child of Frederick Ernest Hutchison and Florence Eliza Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S9196] Emails between Yvonne Hutchison and Jan Cooper from 25 May 2006 Ref 485/1878.
  3. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997.
  4. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997 Copy of marriage certificate.
  5. [S9196] Emails between Yvonne Hutchison and Jan Cooper from 25 May 2006.

Lily V M Greathead1,2

#4042, b. 1885, d. 1885
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Lily V M Greathead was born in 1885 in Petersham, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Edward Greathead and Margaret Ruby A Reid. Lily died in 1885 in Petersham, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,5,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 6133/1885.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 6133.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 3619/1885.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 3619.

Joseph James Dunstall1

#4043
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Joseph James Dunstall married Lucy Foreman.

Child of Joseph James Dunstall and Lucy Foreman

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.

Lucy Foreman1

#4044
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Lucy Foreman married Joseph James Dunstall.

Child of Lucy Foreman and Joseph James Dunstall

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.

Lucy Isabel Greathead1

#4045, b. 13 December 1821
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Lucy Isabel Greathead was born on 13 December 1821 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph James Greathead and Sarah Dunstall.2 She was baptised on 13 February 1822 in St Peter, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, her father Joseph was described as a tailor.1,3,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S9646] Emails between Diane Hutson and Jan Cooper from 27 November 2004 Robert William Eddy.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906 - West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D32/7; New Reference Number: WDP32/7.

Emma Greathead1

#4046, b. 22 December 1824, d. before 1877
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Emma Greathead was born on 22 December 1824 in Lockwood, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph James Greathead and Sarah Dunstall.2 Emma died before 1877 Fathers death certificate.

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S9646] Emails between Diane Hutson and Jan Cooper from 27 November 2004 Robert William Eddy.

William Greathead1,2

#4047, b. 12 August 1826, d. 21 February 1864
Last Edited=22 Dec 2017
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
Wlliam Greathead
     William Greathead was born on 12 August 1826 in Meltham, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England.1,3 He was the son of Joseph James Greathead and Sarah Dunstall.4 He was baptised on 26 November 1826 in Meltham, Wesleyan, Alderbury, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England.1,5,3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of Joseph James Greathead.2,6 He married Rachel Sands, daughter of William Sands and Alice Richards, on 23 March 1850 in St Nicholas of Myra, Wesleyan Chapel, Rochester, Kent, England.7,8,9 William and Rachel moved to Chatham on 8 April 1850, then London on 25 September 1854 and then to Barnstaple on 18 June 1858. William's parents emigrated to Melbourne, Australia on 12 April 1853. Rachel's father William died in Chatham on 17 April 1853 and her mother Alice in December 1873 aged 93.9 William was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 308 High Street, Chatham, Kent, England, William was a draper.10 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Belliar, Pelton, Barnstaple, Devon, England, William was a linen draper and lived with his wife and children, William, Alice, Frederick and Sarah.11 William was assesed for tax on 11 September 1863 as living in High Street, Braunton, Barnstaple, Devon as having a total income of £60 for which the tax due was just over £1.9 He died on 21 February 1864 in Barnstaple, Devon, England, aged 37.12,13 Under this gravestone in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA is buried Rachel (Sands) Greathead, William Greathead, Sarah (Hammond) Greathead, Arthur Greathead and Mary (Ish) Greathead.14,15,16

Children of William Greathead and Rachel Sands

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S9057] Emails between Judith Lancefield and Jan Cooper from 24 March 2003.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970 - RG4 Piece 3238.
  4. [S9646] Emails between Diane Hutson and Jan Cooper from 27 November 2004 Robert William Eddy.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Item 1 Births and burials of Meltham, Wesleyan Church, 1820-1837 Wesleyan Church (Meltham, England) Film 0828145.
  6. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 474/11 Folio 5 Page 3.
  7. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1850/Q1 Medway Volume V Page 395.
  9. [S15147] Emails between Ellen Woods and Jan Cooper from 23 October 2005.
  10. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1610 Folio 401 Page 22.
  11. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1494 Folio 73 Page 26.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q1 Barnstaple Volume 5b Page 894.
  13. [S15147] Emails between Ellen Woods and Jan Cooper from 23 October 2005 From Auntie Sallie (Sarah J Hammond née Greathead).
  14. [S7] Ancestry.com - Photographs on public sites.
  15. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  16. [S40000] Website Billion Graves.

Samuel Greathead1

#4048, b. 10 February 1828, d. before 1877
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Samuel Greathead was born on 10 February 1828 in Sheerness, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Joseph James Greathead and Sarah Dunstall.2 Samuel died before 1877 Fathers death certificate.

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S9646] Emails between Diane Hutson and Jan Cooper from 27 November 2004 Robert William Eddy.

Dorothy Elizabeth Heber-Percy1

#4049, b. 23 June 1913, d. 25 April 2005
Last Edited=14 Dec 2014
     Dorothy Elizabeth Heber-Percy was born on 23 June 1913.1 She was the daughter of Josceline Reginald Heber-Percy and Katharine Louisa Victoria Percy.1 She married Sir Peter Andrew Munro Walker on 28 June 1938.1 Dorothy died on 25 April 2005 aged 91.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S1442] E-mails between Michael Heber-Percy and Jan Cooper from 3 November 2014.

Jane Tonkin1

#4050, b. 1846, d. 10 June 1885
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Jane Tonkin was born in 1846 in Kensington, London, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Ebenezah Tonkin and Mary Ann Labourer. Jane went to Victoria in Australia with the family in 1853. Most of the family, including Jane then went to India in 1860.4 She married ... Nelson This was Jane's first marriage.1 She married Charles Greathead, son of Joseph James Greathead and Sarah Dunstall, on 4 October 1867 in Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Both Charles and Jane had been married before.1,5,6,7,8 Her husband Charles died on 17 November 1877 in Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, aged 47 after being in Australia for eleven years. Charles who was residing in North Sandbridge was admitted to hospital on 15 November after suffering for the previous thirteen months from incipient mania. He had lived at home and had been cared for by his wife. He took a fit on this day from which he did not recover. A Coroner's inquest was held where he was declared well nourished and showing no signs of neglect. The details of his body functions were described in the inquest report. The inquest suggested he died from congestion of the brain.1,5,9,10,11,12,13,8 She married Thomas Lyford in 1878 in Victoria, Australia, Thomas was Jane's third husband.1,14,15,8 Jane died on 10 June 1885.1 Jane was buried on 10 June 1885 in Melbourne General Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.1

Children of Jane Tonkin and Charles Greathead

Child of Jane Tonkin and Thomas Lyford

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 2612 (marriage).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q4 Kensington Volume 3 Page 322.
  4. [S345] E-mails between Roselyn Ashley and Jan Cooper from 24 May 2011.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  6. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 4436
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  7. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 4436.
  8. [S354] E-mail and spreadsheet from David Evans Guild member in Australia.
  9. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 11723 Age 45.
  10. [S21353] Letters between Ursula Fearne and Jan Cooper from 2002.
  11. [S16931] Emails between Dianne Irwin née Kelso and Jan Cooper from 1997 Copy of Inquest.
  12. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate.
  13. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 11723.
  14. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 2612
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  15. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 2612.