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Karen Paula Greathead1

#4305, b. 20 March 1968, d. 31 July 1982
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
9th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Karen Paula Greathead was born on 20 March 1968 in Canterbury, Kent, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Laurence W Greathead and Sandra K Sims. Karen died on 31 July 1982 in Canterbury, Kent, England, aged 14.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3802] Letters between Sandra Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q2 Canterbury Volume 5f Page 106 (care 187 says 1966).
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1982/Q3 Canterbury Volume 16 Page 0167.

Ronald Edward Greathead1,2

#4310, b. 26 January 1945, d. 3 January 2007
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Ronald Edward Greathead was born on 26 January 1945 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,3,4 He was the son of Francis Henry Greathead and Martha Owen. He married Christine Batty in 1968 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.5 Ronald died on 3 January 2007 in 62 Grasmere Road, Royston, Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 61.6,7 The will of Ronald was proved on 25 April 2007 in Manchester to his wife Christine.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4310] Letters between Ronald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4343] Letters between Roy and May Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q1 Manchester Volume 8d Page 106.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q4 Manchester Volume 10e Page 352.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - January 2007 Oldham District 0071B Reg 0B458 Ent 44 DOR 107.

Francis Henry Greathead1,2

#4312, b. 22 July 1914, d. March 1997
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Francis Henry Greathead was born on 22 July 1914 in Chorlton, Lancashire, England.3,4,5 He was the son of George Greathead and Helen Hulmes. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Francis Henry Greathead was listed as living at 36 Dunstan Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England with his parents Francis was a hospital porter.5 He married Martha Owen in 1942 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.6 His wife Martha died on September 1983 in Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 77.7 Francis died in March 1997 in Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 82.1,8

Child of Francis Henry Greathead and Martha Owen

Sources of Information

  1. [S4310] Letters between Ronald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4343] Letters between Roy and May Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q3 Chorlton Volume 8C Page 1488.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4517H/018.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q4 Manchester Volume 8d Page 531.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1983/Q3 Oldham Volume 39 Page 0276.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - Oldham March 1997 0071D - OD35B - 213 - 397.

Martha Owen1

#4313, b. 22 July 1906, d. September 1983
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Martha Owen was born on 22 July 1906. She married Francis Henry Greathead, son of George Greathead and Helen Hulmes, in 1942 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.2 Martha died in September 1983 in Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 77.3

Child of Martha Owen and Francis Henry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4310] Letters between Ronald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q4 Manchester Volume 8d Page 531.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1983/Q3 Oldham Volume 39 Page 0276.

Helen Hulmes1

#4315, b. 3 July 1882
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Helen Hulmes was born on 3 July 1882.2,3 She married George Greathead, son of Edwin Greathead and Margaret Moran, on 4 June 1906 in Church of the Holy Comm, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Helen was George's second wife. His first wife Theresa died on 27 February 1906 possibly following the birth of their daughter Theresa who died at birth.1,4,5,6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 157 Henrietta St, Old Trafford, Barton upon Irwell, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the visitor of an unknown person.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Helen was listed as living at 36 Dunstan Street, Manchester, Lancashire, England with her husband George. And their son Francis. George was a retired Clothing Manager.3

Children of Helen Hulmes and George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4310] Letters between Ronald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4517H/018.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 1764.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  6. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CHO_RM/178/35.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23645 RG78 Piece 1376 Registration District 463 Sub District 3 Enumeration Disrict 23 Schedule number 282.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q1 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 935.

William Arthur Greated1

#4316, b. about 1826, d. 1858
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Timothy Greated
Appears on charts:
Chart 12 - Timothy Greated
     William Arthur Greated was born about 1826 in London, England.1 He was the son of Timothy Greated and Mary Ann Daly.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in 13 Ely Place, Holborn, London, England, he was listed as the son of Timothy Greated.2,3 William died in 1858 in Holborn, London, England.4 William was buried on 6 February 1858 in St Mary the Virgin, Church Walk, Hayes, Middlesex, England, William's usual address was 13 Ely Place, Holborn.5

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 671/9 Folio 27 Pages 40 and 41.
  3. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteLondon Trading Companies.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q1 Holborn Volume 1b Page 366.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes.

Emma Greated1

#4317, b. about 1827
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Timothy Greated
Appears on charts:
Chart 12 - Timothy Greated
     Emma Greated was born about 1827 in London, England.1 She was the daughter of Timothy Greated and Mary Ann Daly.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in 13 Ely Place, Holborn, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Timothy Greated.2,3

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 671/9 Folio 27 Pages 40 and 41.
  3. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteLondon Trading Companies.

William John Gerrens

#4318, b. 1873, d. 1914
Last Edited=6 Nov 2015
     William John Gerrens was born in 1873 in Ulverston, Cumberland, England.1,2 He married Mary Elizabeth Farren, daughter of Robert Ferren, in 1897 in Whitehaven, Lancashire, England.3 William died in 1914 in Lanchester, Durham, England.4

Child of William John Gerrens and Mary Elizabeth Farren

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q2 Ulverston Volume 8e Page 733.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q3 Whitehaven Volume 10b Page 953.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q1 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 445.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past.

Elizabeth Bird

#4319, b. about 1881, d. 1913
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Elizabeth Bird was born about 1881 in Renton, Durham, England.1 She married George Lumley Greathead, son of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley, in 1901 in Lanchester, Durham, England.2 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 50 Pontop Cottages, Anfield Plain, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of George Lumley Greathead.3 Elizabeth died in 1913 in Lanchester, Durham, England.4

Children of Elizabeth Bird and George Lumley Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 561.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece Number 29911 RG78 Piece Numbr 1731 Registration District 550 Sub Registration District 3 Enumeration District 12 Schedule Number 173.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 352 age 34.

Evelyn Greathead1

#4320, b. 1909
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Evelyn Greathead was born in 1909 in Prestwich, Lancashire, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Henry Greathead and Edith Hull.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 40 Mary Street, Harpurkey, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Henry Greathead.2 She married Ernest Cummings in 1932 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, Ernest and Evelyn lived in Blackley and then moved to London.3,4 Ernest and Evelyn later moved to London.4

Children of Evelyn Greathead and Ernest Cummings

  • Barbara Mary Cummings5
  • Maureen Edith Cummings6
  • Brian J Cummings7
  • Sheila M Cummings8

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q1 Prestwich Volume 8d Page 350.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 24215 RG78 Piece 1390 Registration district 467 sub district 3 enumeration district 2 schedule number 189.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q4 Manchester N Volume 8d Page 1202.
  4. [S4332] Emails between Anne Marie Morgan and Jan Cooper from 25 September 2007.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q2 Middleton Volume 8d Page 878.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 Manchester N Volume 8d Page 662.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q1 Manchester Volume 8d Page 518.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q1 Manchester Volume 10e Page 743.

Robert Ferren1

#4321, d. before 1918
Last Edited=2 Nov 2004
     Robert Ferren was a coal miner. Robert died before 1918.1

Child of Robert Ferren

Sources of Information

  1. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.

Ernest Cummings1

#4322
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Ernest Cummings married Evelyn Greathead, daughter of Thomas Henry Greathead and Edith Hull, in 1932 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, Ernest and Evelyn lived in Blackley and then moved to London.1,2 Ernest and Evelyn later moved to London.2

Children of Ernest Cummings and Evelyn Greathead

  • Barbara Mary Cummings3
  • Maureen Edith Cummings4
  • Brian J Cummings5
  • Sheila M Cummings6

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q4 Manchester N Volume 8d Page 1202.
  2. [S4332] Emails between Anne Marie Morgan and Jan Cooper from 25 September 2007.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q2 Middleton Volume 8d Page 878.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 Manchester N Volume 8d Page 662.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q1 Manchester Volume 8d Page 518.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q1 Manchester Volume 10e Page 743.

Joseph William Needham

#4323, b. 8 February 1877, d. 1949
Last Edited=21 Feb 2017
     Joseph William Needham was born on 8 February 1877. He was the son of Thomas Needham. He married Nora Greathead, daughter of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan, on 4 August 1919 in St Oswald's, Hartlepool, Durham, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Thomas Greathead, Robert Wilson and Lydia Sandham. Joseph was a joiner.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joseph was listed as living at 17 Albert Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England Joseph was a carpenter joiner in the shipyard, his wife Nora was on 2 Mitchell Street.2 Joseph died in 1949 in West Hartlepool, Durham, England.3

Children of Joseph William Needham and Nora Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1919/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 356.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2737D/005.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q2 West Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 994 age 72.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 289.

George Edward Williams1

#4324
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     George Edward Williams married Agnes Greathead, daughter of Edwin Greathead and Margaret Moran, in 1920 in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, Agnes and George lived just off Moston Lane in Moston. They kept pigs. The Prestwich Registrar attended the wedding.2,3,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4310] Letters between Ronald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Prestwich Volume 8d Page 1015.
  3. [S4332] Emails between Anne Marie Morgan and Jan Cooper from 25 September 2007.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - PRE_RM/95/182.

John Walker1

#4325, b. about 1796
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John Walker was born about 1796.1 He married Hannah ... John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 6 June 1841 in Front Street, Yarm, Yorkshire, England, John was an innkeeper living with his wife. His daughter and two children were staying with them.2

Child of John Walker and Hannah ...

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 1259/15 Folio 30 Page 1.