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Esther Robson1

#4251, b. about 1779, d. 22 November 1834
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Esther Robson was born about 1779.2 She married Robert Greathead, son of George Greathead and Elizabeth I'Anson, on 22 May 1802 in Easby, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,3 Esther died on 22 November 1834 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.2

Children of Esther Robson and Robert Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S18888] Emails between Jenny Mason née Mawer and Jan Cooper from 10 October 2006.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch M049951 Source 207524.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch C049951 Source 207524 Printout 0883720.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch C020081 Source 207494 Printout 0472767.
  6. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch C020081 Source 207474 Printout 0472767.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Batch C098181 Source 894240.

Hilda Winifred Greathead1

#4252, b. 20 February 1906, d. 1972
Last Edited=12 Feb 2017
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Hilda Winifred Greathead was born on 20 February 1906 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead and Ada Carter. In the census of 2 April 1911 in No 3 Court 8 White Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead.4 She married Leonard Homer on 31 March 1934 in Christ Church, Sparkbrook, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had beed read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Frederick Homer and Mildred Eveline Homer. Leonard was a brass fitter and Hilda a printer.5,6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Hilda was listed as living at 19 Blackford Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, with her husband Leonard. Leonard was an assembler of brass, gas and electric light fittings.7 Hilda died in 1972 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.8

Child of Hilda Winifred Greathead and Leonard Homer

Sources of Information

  1. [S4242] Letters between Bob and Sheila Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 245.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18223 Piece 78 Piece 1100 Registration district 385 Sub district 2 Enumeration district 34 Schedule number 240.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 388.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/5582H/023.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1972/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 101 age 66.

Violet May Greathead1

#4253, b. 7 May 1919, d. July 1994
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Violet May Greathead was born on 7 May 1919 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead and Ada Carter. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Violet May Greathead was listed as living at 3 Back 40 White Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, with her parents.4 She married John C Drudy in 1944 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.5 Violet died in July 1994 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 75.6

Child of Violet May Greathead and John C Drudy

  • Maureen J Drudy

Sources of Information

  1. [S4242] Letters between Bob and Sheila Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 496.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/5576H/004.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 835.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - July 1994 Birmingham Reg D57A District 0611D Entry 45 age 75.

Ada Greathead1

#4254, b. 15 February 1922, d. 1981
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Ada Greathead was born on 15 February 1922 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead and Ada Carter. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ada Greathead was listed as living at 3 Back 40 White Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, with her parents Ada was a pound surgical cotton weaver puller off.4 She married Albert E Gough in 1954 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.5 Ada died in 1981 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4242] Letters between Bob and Sheila Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 789.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/5576H/004.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1954/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 751.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1981/Q2 Birmingham Volume 32 Page 1112 age 59.

Anthony Arthur Greathead1,2

#4255, b. 29 April 1937, d. 18 November 2008
Last Edited=2 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Anthony Arthur Greathead
     Anthony Arthur Greathead was born on 29 April 1937 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,4,5 He was the son of George Greathead and Margaret Martin. He married Lilian Margaret Bunney on 4 July 1959 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6,7 Tony suffered from meningitis over Christmas 1984, he was in a coma until 6 January 1985 resulting in the loss of memory. Anthony was also diabetic. His wife Lilian died on 7 December 2006 in Treliske, 11 Beech Road, St Austell, Cornwall, England, aged 65.8,9,10 Anthony died on 18 November 2008 in Cornwall, England, aged 71 from diabetes.4,11 His funeral was held on 1 December 2008 at Holy Trinity Church.4,12,13

Sources of Information

  1. [S4255] Letters between Anthony Arthur Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4262] Emails between Margaret Hadley née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 April 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 925.
  4. [S40000] Website gonetoosoon.org/memorial/.
  5. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1959/Q3 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 861.
  7. [S4258] Emails between Muriel Thresher née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2004.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lastingtribute.co.uk.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2006 Truro District No 3701B Reg No B64D Ent No 135 Dor 1206.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 2008 Cornwall District 3711J Reg 1J005 Ent 143 DOR 1108.
  12. [S40000] Website www.lastingtribute.co.uk/tribute/greathead.
  13. [S40000] Website www.thisisanannouncement.co.uk - Western Morning News 25 November 2008.

Lilian Margaret Bunney1

#4256, b. 18 July 1941, d. 7 December 2006
Last Edited=2 Jan 2016
Lilian Margaret Greathead née Bunney
     Lilian Margaret Bunney was born on 18 July 1941 in Truro, Cornwall, England, Lilians mothers maiden name was Bennett.2 She married Anthony Arthur Greathead, son of George Greathead and Margaret Martin, on 4 July 1959 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,4 Lilian died on 7 December 2006 in Treliske, 11 Beech Road, St Austell, Cornwall, England, aged 65.5,6,7 Lilian was buried on 20 December 2006 in Campdown Cemetery, St Austell, Cornwall, England, following a service at Holy Trinity Church, St Austell at 11am. Donations were requested to be sent to RSPCA, Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary or the Cinnamon Trust.5,8 The will of Lilian was proved on 28 January 2009 in Winchester to Philip Henry Reed and Philip Graham Snell of Stephens Scown Solictors 3 Cross Lane, St Austell, Cornwall PL25 4AX.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4255] Letters between Anthony Arthur Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Truro Volume 5c Page 308.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1959/Q3 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 861.
  4. [S4258] Emails between Muriel Thresher née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2004.
  5. [S40000] Website www.lastingtribute.co.uk.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2006 Truro District No 3701B Reg No B64D Ent No 135 Dor 1206.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S40000] Website www.thisisanannouncement.co.uk - Western Morning News 14 December 2006.

George Greathead1,2

#4257, b. 14 June 1911, d. 19 February 1983
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George Greathead was born on 14 June 1911 in Royal Oak Hotel, 171 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Sidney Arthur Greathead and Florence Hannah Field. He was baptised on 19 July 1911 in St James, Handsworth, Warwickshire, England, the family lived in 171 Holyhead Road and his father was the publican.5 He married Margaret Martin in 1934 in Register Office, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, Sadly the first two babies of George and Margaret were twins and died at birth.6,7,8 He was in the Army in the 1940s. George died on 19 February 1983 in 5 Eastfield Road, Tipton, Staffordshire, England, aged 71.2,9,10 His body was cremated and then buried in plot 2. His wife Margaret requested the cremation she lived at 5 Eastfield Road in Tipton on 28 February 1983 in Sandwell Valley Crematorium, Newton Road, Sandwell, Warwickshire, England.11 Administration papers were issued with a will on 17 May 1983 in Birmingham. His effects were described at not exceeding £25,000.10

Children of George Greathead and Margaret Martin

  • Georgina Florence Greathead
  • Anthony Arthur Greathead b. 29 Apr 1937, d. 18 Nov 2008
  • Muriel M Greathead
  • Margaret C Greathead
  • Leonard Greathead
  • Hilary J Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4255] Letters between Anthony Arthur Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4262] Emails between Margaret Hadley née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 April 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q3 West Bromwich Volume 6B Page 1511.
  4. [S7073] Emails between Mary F O'Brien née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 January 2003.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q1 West Bromwich Volume 6b Page 1213.
  7. [S4258] Emails between Muriel Thresher née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2004.
  8. [S40000] Website www.westmidlandsbmd.org.uk - WB/1/250.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1983/Q1 Sandwell Volume 33 Page 1236.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 830306561F.
  11. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Terence Arthur Thresher1

#4259, b. 13 October 1942, d. 21 April 2006
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Terence Arthur Thresher
     Terence Arthur Thresher was born on 13 October 1942 in Daventry, Nottinghamshire, England, Terence's mothers maiden name was Franklin.2,3 He married Muriel M Perkes, daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Martin, in July 1984 in Daventry, Nottinghamshire, England, Terry was Muriel's second husband.4,1,5 Terence died on 21 April 2006 in Daventry, Nottinghamshire, England, aged 63 In February 2006 Terry was diagnosed with Glioblastoma Multiforme (front lobe Brain tumor). Sadly he died just two months later.2,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4255] Letters between Anthony Arthur Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website gonetoosoon.org/memorial/.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q4 Daventry Volume 3b Page 138.
  4. [S4258] Emails between Muriel Thresher née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2004.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - July 1984 Daventry Volume 7 Page 2843.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 2006 Daventry District 6681 Reg 27B Ent 215 DOR 406.

Ronald Kendall1,2

#4261, b. 1932, d. 1984
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Ronald Kendall was born in 1932.3 He married Georgina Florence Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Martin, in 1952 in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England.4 Ronald died in 1984.3

Children of Ronald Kendall and Georgina Florence Greathead

  • Leslie Carol Kendall
  • Ronald George Kendall

Sources of Information

  1. [S4255] Letters between Anthony Arthur Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4258] Emails between Muriel Thresher née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2004.
  3. [S10915] Emails between Wayne Hadley and Jan Cooper from 10 May 2004.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1952/Q1 Wednesbury Volume 9b Page 2251.

Charles Henry Greathead1,2

#4267, b. 27 March 1921, d. 19 February 2010
Last Edited=19 Mar 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Charles Henry Greathead was born on 27 March 1921 in Beamish, Durham, England.1,3,4 He was the son of George William Greathead and Gertrude Alice Pull. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Charles Henry Greathead was listed as living at 63 West Street, Chester le Street, Durham, England, with his parents.5 He married Brenda Mary Clubbe, daughter of Horace G Clubbe and Mary Jane Carpenter, on 25 June 1942 in Gosport, Hampshire, England.1,6 He was a General Dealer as described on his son Richard's marriage certificate in 1968.7 His wife Brenda died on 29 December 1996 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, aged 77 her usual address was 19 Jarvis Square, Riobin Hood, Wakefield.1,8,9 Charles died on 19 February 2010 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, aged 88 he was a retired heavy goods vehicle driver.10,9,11,12 His body was cremated his ashes were scatted in a similar manner to those of his wife Brenda who died back in December 1996 on 26 February 2010 in Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Crigglestone, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.9 The will of Charles was proved on 3 June 2010 in Leeds.11

Children of Charles Henry Greathead and Brenda Mary Clubbe

Sources of Information

  1. [S4267] Letters between Charles H Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4027] Emails between Mary Greathead née Bradley and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q2 Chester-Le-Street Volume 10a Page1292.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2839C/006/15.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q2 Gosport Volume 2B Page 1764.
  7. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - Leeds January 1997 0921J-J4C-154-197.
  9. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - February 2010 Leeds District 0921E Reg 1E007 Ent 122 DOR 210.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - All England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2013.

Brenda Mary Clubbe1

#4268, b. 29 September 1919, d. 29 December 1996
Last Edited=19 Mar 2016
     Brenda Mary Clubbe was born on 29 September 1919 in Nantwich, Cheshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Horace G Clubbe and Mary Jane Carpenter. On 9 September 1939 in the National Register Brenda Mary Clubbe was listed as living at Meadow View, St Leonards Avenue, Havant, Hampshire, England, with her mother Brenda was described as working in paid domestic duties. She married Charles Henry Greathead, son of George William Greathead and Gertrude Alice Pull, on 25 June 1942 in Gosport, Hampshire, England.1,4 Brenda died on 29 December 1996 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, aged 77 her usual address was 19 Jarvis Square, Riobin Hood, Wakefield.1,5,6 Her body was cremated on 6 January 1997 in Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Crigglestone, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.6

Children of Brenda Mary Clubbe and Charles Henry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4267] Letters between Charles H Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q4 Nantwich Volume 8a Page 591.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q2 Gosport Volume 2B Page 1764.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - Leeds January 1997 0921J-J4C-154-197.
  6. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Richard Greathead1,2

#4270, b. 18 April 1949, d. 14 April 2008
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Richard Greathead was born on 18 April 1949 in Gosport, Hampshire, England.1,3,4,5 He was the son of Charles Henry Greathead and Brenda Mary Clubbe. He married Amelia Snaith, daughter of Humphrey Snaith, on 6 April 1968 in Register Office, Darlington, Durham, England, after a certificate was issued. the ceremony was witnessed by F Lough and C Sheen. Richard was a General dealer and Master Greengrocer and gave his address as 23 Front Street, Grange Villa. Amelia gave her occupation as a machinist in a clothing factory and her address as 29 East Street, Grange Villa.6 He married Mary Bradley in 1979 in Durham, England.7 Richard and Mary were divorced. Richard died on 14 April 2008 in Sunderland, Durham, England, aged 58 from a heart attack. He was apparently driving and felt unwell. Pulled over to a layby and sadly died.4,8,9 Richard was buried on 23 April 2008 his body was conveyed to the crematorium in a glass coach pulled by two magnificent black horses. The funeral was attended by about 300 people. Richard was a very popular, funny gentleman.

Sadly although the family tried very hard they could not trace his brother Raymond to tell him of Richard's death. Raymond and his wife were last heard of in Sydney Australia.4

Children of Richard Greathead and Amelia Snaith

  • Tracey Ann Greathead
  • Deborah Greathead

Children of Richard Greathead and Mary Bradley

  • Richard Charles Greathead
  • Clare Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4267] Letters between Charles H Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4027] Emails between Mary Greathead née Bradley and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q2 Gosport Volume 6b Page 411.
  4. [S8566] Emails between Tom Greathead (Thomas William) and Jan Cooper from 19 November 2007.
  5. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1968/Q2 Durham N Volume 1a Page 656.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q4 Durham Ndr Volume 1 Page 1073.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2008 Sunderland District 581C Reg 1C004 Ent 269 DOR 80B.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - All England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2013.

Raymond Greathead1

#4271, b. 1954, d. 2010
Last Edited=17 Nov 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Raymond Greathead was born in 1954 in Gosport, Hampshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Charles Henry Greathead and Brenda Mary Clubbe. Raymond whilst playing became the longtime hero of his cousin Tony when aged about nine he rescued him from certain death. Tony, aged five had gone onto ice after a football and when the ice cracked he fell in. Raymond quickly tied his coat arms to his jumper and going out over the ice on his stomach threw the tied garments, like a rope out to rescue Tony. Luckily the attempt was successful and Tony survived to remain forever grateful to his cousin for his quick thinking action and bravery.3 He married Margaret E Phillips on 2 April 1977 in Jarrow, Durham, England, Margaret was also registered under the name of Margaret E Main.1,4,5 Raymond and Margaret went to live in Australia.3 Raymond died in 2010 in Australia from a heart attack.3,6 Raymond was buried on 5 February 2010 in Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium, Corner Delhi and Plassey Roads, North Ryde, New South Wales, Australia, after a service was conducted at 3:15.6,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4267] Letters between Charles H Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1954/Q1 Gosport Volume 6b Page 396.
  3. [S8566] Emails between Tom Greathead (Thomas William) and Jan Cooper from 19 November 2007.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1977/Q2 Jarrow Volume 2 Page 0890.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.southtyneside.info/communitysupport/register/…
  6. [S40000] Website austcemindex.com.
  7. [S40000] Website www.maccem.com.au/.

Sandra Greathead1

#4272, b. 1947
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Sandra Greathead was born in 1947 in Gosport, Hampshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Charles Henry Greathead and Brenda Mary Clubbe. She married Leslie A Young in 1962 in Durham, England.1,3

Children of Sandra Greathead and Leslie A Young

  • Jack William Young
  • Fraser Terry Young

Sources of Information

  1. [S4267] Letters between Charles H Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q2 Gosport Volume 6b Page 525.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q4 Durham E Volume 1a Page 655.

Elizabeth Barnes

#4275, b. about 1820, d. 1891
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Elizabeth Barnes was born about 1820 in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Barnes. She married Mark Myers in 1837 in Prescot, Lancashire, England.3 Her husband Mark died on 1839 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.4 She married Thomas Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead, on 3 September 1848 in St Peter, Eagle Street, Derby, Derbyshire, England, According to the birth certificate of her son Willlam, Elizabeth gave her previous name as Barnes and she was previously Mear, she signed with an X. According to her marriage certificate she declared she was a widow of full age called Elizabeth Myers. Her father was declared as William Smith a labourer. Again she signed with a X. Thomas was a bachelor and horsekeeper.

The ceremony took place after banns had been read and was witnessed by Thomas Woolley and Ann Oliver.5,6,7 Her husband Thomas died on 1850 in Chertsey, Surrey, England.8 Elizabeth was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 5 Albion Place, Brompton, London, England, Elizabeth was a needlwoman living with her three children. She was a widow with two lodgers.9 She married William Reader on 4 November 1858 in St Peter and Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Joseph Yardley who signed with his mark and Fredk Jas Roberts. William was a miller, both he and Elizabeth gave their address as Duddeston. Elizabeth stated her father was Edward Barnes a butcher.1,10,11,12 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Tanworth Mill, Tanworth, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Reader.13 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Henwood Mill, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Reader.14 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Wootten Wawen, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Reader.15 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Trap's Green Farm, Wootten Wawen, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Reader.16 Elizabeth died in 1891 in Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England.1,17

Children of Elizabeth Barnes and Thomas Greathead

Children of Elizabeth Barnes and William Reader

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate William Reader.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1837/Q3 Prescot Volume 21 Page 28.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1839/Q3 Bradford Y Volume 23 Page 103.
  5. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1848/Q3 Derby Volume XiX Page 480.
  7. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - Derbyshire FHS parish record collection, marriages - Reg Office: 394 Register Entry: SP/03/151.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1850/Q3 Chertsey Volume 4 Page 61.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1469 Folio 108 Page 35.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q4 Aston Volume 6d Page 371.
  11. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Aston Marriage Challenge.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  13. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2218 Folio 21 Page 3.
  14. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3189 Folio 63 Page 5.
  15. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3104 Folio 106 Page 10.
  16. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2479 Folio 89 Page 12.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q3 Stratford Volume 6d Page 331 age 72.