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

Dorothy M Jones1

#4376, b. 24 March 1916, d. November 2005
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Dorothy M Greathead née Jiones
     Dorothy M Jones was born on 24 March 1916.2 She was the daughter of Edward Jones and Minnie White.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Dorothy M Jones was listed as living at 29 Bartons Bank, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her parents Dorothy who was a Stores Clerk Manufacturers Car Accessories.4 She married Leslie Greathead, son of Alfred Greathead and May Napper, in 1943 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.5 Her husband Leslie died on 1972 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,6 Dorothy died in November 2005 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 89.7 Dorothy was buried in November 2005 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.8

Children of Dorothy M Jones and Leslie Greathead

  • Yvonne M Greathead
  • Kenneth John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4376] Letters between Dorothy Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5507B/012.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1943/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 18.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1972/Q2 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 898.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 2005 Birmingham Dist no 611L reg no L28B Ent 102 Dor 1105.
  8. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Philip Gordon Greathead1

#4379, b. 30 January 1928, d. 3 May 1991
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 27 - Joseph Greathead
     Philip Gordon Greathead was born on 30 January 1928 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 He was the son of Albert Greathead and Martha Ethel Whitehouse. He married Liselotte Stahli on 22 December 1952 in Christchurch, Dorset, England.1,3 Philip died on 3 May 1991 in 8 Priors Way, Olivers Battery, Winchester, Hampshire, England, aged 63.1,4,5 Administration papers were issued with a will on 12 June 1991 in Winchester. His effects were described as not exceeding £115,000.5

Children of Philip Gordon Greathead and Liselotte Stahli

  • Christopher Andrew Greathead
  • Nicholas Phillip Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4380] Letters between Liselotte Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q1 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 135.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1952/Q4 Christchurch Volume 6b Page 383.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Southampton May 1991 20 - 1046 - 591.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 9152412587E.

John William Huitson1

#4386, b. 3 May 1855, d. 31 May 1926
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     John William Huitson was born on 3 May 1855 in Ingleton, Teesdale, Durham, England.1 He was the son of William Huitson and Elizabeth Greathead. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Ingleton, Teesdale, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Huitson John was a scholar.2 He married Isabella Burn, daughter of William Burn, on 4 August 1889 in Croxdale, Durham, England, John was a joiner.1,3,4 John died on 31 May 1926 in Croxdale, Durham, England, aged 71.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S6252] Emails between Neal Huitson and Jan Cooper from 26 March 2003.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3718 Folio 23 Page 7.
  3. [S129] E-mails between John Hornby Huitson and Jan Cooper from 13 November 2005.
  4. [S177] E-mails between Bob Easby and Jan Cooper from 12 November 2006.

Thomas Louch1

#4388
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Thomas Louch married Sarah ...

Child of Thomas Louch and Sarah ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S6197] Emails between Duncan Rowley and Jan Cooper 16 March 2003.

Sarah ...1

#4389
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Sarah ... married Thomas Louch.

Child of Sarah ... and Thomas Louch

Sources of Information

  1. [S6197] Emails between Duncan Rowley and Jan Cooper 16 March 2003.

Isabella Burn1

#4390, b. 1858, d. 31 May 1926
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Isabella Burn was born in 1858 in Houghton, Durham, England.2 She was the daughter of William Burn.3 She married John William Huitson, son of William Huitson and Elizabeth Greathead, on 4 August 1889 in Croxdale, Durham, England, John was a joiner.1,3,2 Isabella died on 31 May 1926.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S6252] Emails between Neal Huitson and Jan Cooper from 26 March 2003.
  2. [S177] E-mails between Bob Easby and Jan Cooper from 12 November 2006.
  3. [S129] E-mails between John Hornby Huitson and Jan Cooper from 13 November 2005.

Isabella Margaret Huitson1

#4391, b. 15 December 1856
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Isabella Margaret Huitson was born on 15 December 1856 in Ingleton, Teesdale, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Huitson and Elizabeth Greathead. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Ingleton, Teesdale, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Huitson Isabella was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ingleton, Durham, England, she was listed as the grandaughter of John Greathead.4 She married Frederick Abbley, son of William Abbley, on 8 March 1890 in The Centenary Chapel, Weslyan Methodist, York, Yorkshire, England, The ceremony took place following a certificate being issued and was witnessed by James Cook and Marg Cook.

Frederick was a widower and confectioner living at 2 Lime Street, York. Isabella had not previously been married and gave her address as 2 Parliament Street, York.5,6,2 She married Edward Tolley Sefton, son of Edward George Sefton, on 8 November 1898 in Parish Church of S Sampson, York, Yorkshire, England, The marriage took place after banns were read, and was witnessed by John Richard Smith and Mary Patrick Huitson.

Both Edward and Isabella had been widowed. Edward gave his occupation as a plasterer and his address as Back Swinegate. Isabella gave her address as Finkle Street.6

Child of Isabella Margaret Huitson and Frederick Abbley

Child of Isabella Margaret Huitson and Edward Tolley Sefton

Sources of Information

  1. [S6252] Emails between Neal Huitson and Jan Cooper from 26 March 2003.
  2. [S129] E-mails between John Hornby Huitson and Jan Cooper from 13 November 2005.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3718 Folio 23 Page 7.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4943 Folio 4 Page 2.
  5. [S6252] Emails between Neal Huitson and Jan Cooper from 26 March 2003 Neal believed that Isabella married William. Chris has the certificate to disprove this theory.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate Copy kindly sent to me by Chris Abbley.
  7. [S177] E-mails between Bob Easby and Jan Cooper from 12 November 2006.

Mary Playter1

#4392
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary was the third daughter of the late C R Playter of Demerara and Lewisham, Kent as reported in the newspaper article of their marriage.2 Mary Playter married John Greathead, son of Francis Greathead and Margaret Thompson, on 10 June 1882 in St Philip's, Georgetown, British Guiana, by Rev H T S Castell the Incumbant and was assisted by Rev G Salmon B A. John was listed as Superintendent of the Mahaica Circuit, Wesleyan Mission, British Guiana.1,2,3 Rev John and Mary applied for passports on 9 July 1884.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S16] E-mails between Tim Smellie and Jan Cooper from 27 Nov 2003.
  3. [S40045] Newspapers Argosy Saturday 10 JUne 1882.
  4. [S40017] Www.findmypast.com - Passport application.

Hannah Harper1,2

#4393, b. 1862, d. 1935
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Hannah Greathead née Harper and her grandaughter Mary
     Hannah Harper was born in 1862 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,3 She was the daughter of Christopher Harper and Esther Naylor. She married Charles Christopher Greathead, son of John Greathead and Ann Morley, on 29 March 1883 in Baptist, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, Witnesses John E Greathead and Kate Greathead.1,4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 27 Cope Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Charles Christopher Greathead.5 Hannah was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 23 Taylor Row, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, Hannah's husband was boarding elsewhere as he was on night work.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 42 Parker Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Charles Christopher Greathead.7 Her husband Charles died on 2 March 1924 in 42 Parker Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 63 from valvular disease of the heart and bronchitis cardiac failure.1,8,9,10 Hannah died in 1935 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,9,11

Children of Hannah Harper and Charles Christopher Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q1 Barnsley volume 9c Page 256.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3774 Page 21.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4312 folio 193 page 11.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 25753 RG78 Piece 1578 Registration district 507 sub district 2 enumeration district 14 schedule number 172.
  8. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  9. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  10. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1924/Q1 Barnsley Volume 9C Page 333.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9C Page 207.

Charles William Brown1

#4394, b. 1899
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Charles Brown
     Charles William Brown was born in 1899 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Charles Cartwright Brown and Frances Greathead. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Cuthbert Road, Nether Hallam, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the grandson of Francis Rice Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 216 Crookes Moor Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Cartwright Brown.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q4 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 597.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4342 Folio 87 Page 33.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 27736 RG78 Piece 1588 Reg District 509 Sub Reg District 2 Enumeration District 16 Schedule Number 151.

Rose Alice Cusick1

#4395, b. 5 September 1881, d. 13 December 1966
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
Rose Alice Greathead née Cusick
     Rose Alice Cusick was born on 5 September 1881 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She married John Lewis Greathead, son of Francis Rice Greathead and Sarah Ann Bush, on 19 May 1902 in St John's, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, Rose lived 1 Canal St, Sheffield 1902 at time of marriage.1,4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 101 Selboine Street, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Lewis Greathead John was a furnaceman Crucible in the melting department. He was living with his wife and family in their four roomed home.5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Rose was listed as living at 23 Brett Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with her husband John. And their daughter Alice. John was a bread baker.6 Her husband John died on 3 March 1965 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 85.1,7 Rose died on 13 December 1966 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 85.1,8

Children of Rose Alice Cusick and John Lewis Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 487.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3553J/006.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q2 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 822.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 piece 28023 RG78 160 Registration district 510 sub district 7 enueration district 35 schedule number 237.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3553J/006/32.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1965/Q1 Sheffield Volume 2b Page ?
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1966/Q4 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 96.

Alice Greathead1

#4396, b. 6 June 1903, d. 18 March 1994
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Alice Greathead
     Alice Greathead was born on 6 June 1903 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of John Lewis Greathead and Rose Alice Cusick. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 101 Selboine Street, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Lewis Greathead.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Alice Greathead was listed as living at 23 Brett Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with her parents Alice was a Grocer lady clerk.5 Alice died on 18 March 1994 in Longley Hill Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 90 She did not marry.1,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q3 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 583.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3553J/006.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 piece 28023 RG78 160 Registration district 510 sub district 7 enueration district 35 schedule number 237.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3553J/006/32.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1994 March Sheffield 0481D - D49A - 122.

Harold Greathead1

#4397, b. 26 September 1905, d. 9 February 1991
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Harold Greathead
     Harold Greathead was born on 26 September 1905 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Lewis Greathead and Rose Alice Cusick. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 101 Selboine Street, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Lewis Greathead.4 He married Phyllis Coopland on 11 April 1936 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Harold was listed as living at 90 Sellers Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with his wife Phyllis. Harold was a rough oar turner.3 His wife Phyllis died on 5 November 1980 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 70.1,6 Harold died on 9 February 1991 in Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 85.1,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q4 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 582.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3588G/008.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 piece 28023 RG78 160 Registration district 510 sub district 7 enueration district 35 schedule number 237.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 1617.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q4 Sheffield Volume 3 Page 1068.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - February 1991 Sheffield Volume 3 Page 1915 Reg 291.

Phyllis Coopland1

#4398, b. 28 February 1910, d. 5 November 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Phyllis Coopland was born on 28 February 1910.1,2 She married Harold Greathead, son of John Lewis Greathead and Rose Alice Cusick, on 11 April 1936 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Phyllis was listed as living at 90 Sellers Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with her husband Harold. Harold was a rough oar turner.2 Phyllis died on 5 November 1980 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 70.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3588G/008.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 1617.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q4 Sheffield Volume 3 Page 1068.

John Greathead1

#4399, b. 8 February 1910, d. 25 May 1971
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
John Greathead
     John Greathead was born on 8 February 1910 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Lewis Greathead and Rose Alice Cusick. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 101 Selboine Street, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Lewis Greathead.4 He married Florence Mary Poole, daughter of Frank Poole and Sarah Elizabeth Patrick, on 3 March 1938 in Bodmin St Chapel, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register John was listed as living at 122 Albert Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire, England with his wife Florence. And their son Robert. John was a railway clerk.3 John died on 25 May 1971 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 61.1,6

Children of John Greathead and Florence Mary Poole

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1910/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 654.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5976C/015.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 piece 28023 RG78 160 Registration district 510 sub district 7 enueration district 35 schedule number 237.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 766.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1971/Q2 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 305.

Florence Mary Poole1

#4400, b. 24 August 1915, d. September 1985
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Florence Mary Greathead née Poole
     Florence Mary Poole was born on 24 August 1915 in St Lukes Hospice, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Frank Poole and Sarah Elizabeth Patrick. She married John Greathead, son of John Lewis Greathead and Rose Alice Cusick, on 3 March 1938 in Bodmin St Chapel, Attercliffe, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Florence was listed as living at 122 Albert Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire, England with her husband John. And their son Robert. John was a railway clerk.3 Her husband John died on 25 May 1971 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 61.1,5 Florence died in September 1985 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 70.6

Children of Florence Mary Poole and John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q3 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 1277.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5976C/015.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 766.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1971/Q2 Sheffield Volume 2d Page 305.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - Sheffield September 1985 3-1248-985.