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Ernest Greathead1,2,3

#4458, b. 6 October 1887, d. 6 August 1930
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Ernest Greathead
     Ernest Greathead was born on 6 October 1887 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,4,3,5 He was the son of Charles Christopher Greathead and Hannah Harper. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 27 Cope Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Christopher Greathead.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 23 Taylor Row, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Hannah Harper Ernest was a bobbin mill turner.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 42 Parker Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Christopher Greathead Ernest was a bobbin turner.7 He married Rose Arrand, daughter of Albert Arrand and Ann Horsefield, on 24 December 1917 in St Mary's Parish Church, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read. the ceremony was witnessed by John Harper and Ernest's sister Hilda Greathead. Ernest was a turner and gave his address as 42 Parker Street, Barnsley. Rose gave hers as 37 Fitzwilliam Street in Barnsley.1,8,9 Ernest died on 6 August 1930 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 42.1,3,10

Children of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  3. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4312 folio 193 page 11.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 222.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3774 Page 21.
  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. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 361.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921 - West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D121/40; New Reference Number: WDP121/40.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q3 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 194.

Rose Arrand1,2

#4459, b. 14 July 1888, d. 8 April 1971
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Rose Arrand was born on 14 July 1888 in Silkstone, Yorkshire, England.1,3,4 She was the daughter of Albert Arrand and Ann Horsefield. She married Ernest Greathead, son of Charles Christopher Greathead and Hannah Harper, on 24 December 1917 in St Mary's Parish Church, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read. the ceremony was witnessed by John Harper and Ernest's sister Hilda Greathead. Ernest was a turner and gave his address as 42 Parker Street, Barnsley. Rose gave hers as 37 Fitzwilliam Street in Barnsley.1,5,6 Her husband Ernest died on 6 August 1930 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 42.1,3,7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Rose was listed as living at 102 Sackville Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England and five other people seemingly unrelated.4 Rose died on 8 April 1971 in 18 Victoria Crescent, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 82.1,3,8,9 The will of Rose was proved on 26 July 1971 in Liverpool. Her effects were valued at £3,018.9

Children of Rose Arrand and Ernest Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3324H/012.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 361.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921 - West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; Old Reference Number: D121/40; New Reference Number: WDP121/40.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q3 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 194.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1971/Q2 Barnsley Volume 2b Page 7b.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Donald Greathead1

#4460, b. 24 October 1918, d. 20 January 2005
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Donald Greathead
     Donald Greathead was born on 24 October 1918 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand. He was Joined Aux Air Force end of 1938 (616 Squadron) in 1938.3 He married Vera Maw on 7 November 1941 in Doncaster Register Office, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.1,4,5,6 He and Vera Greathead were divorced in 1947 Vera left Donald with baby Anthony when he was about six weeks old. After the split with Donald, Vera moved back live with her parents and Donald moved back to Barnsley.7,3 He married Margaret Hirst in 1956 in Harrow, Middlesex, England.8 In 2002 electoral list Donald was listed as living at 4 Bradshaw Avenue, Riddings, Alfreston, Derbyshire, England with his wife Margaret until his death in 2005.3,9 He was a glass designer and decorator, he also worked for GEC Holborn designing lighting fittings for public buildings, and worked part time teaching and lecturing at Rolls Royce. Donald was suffering from Cardiomypathy which is apparantly an hereditory disease.3 Donald died on 20 January 2005 in Riddings, Alfreston, Derbyshire, England, aged 86 his funeral was held on 31 January 2005.10,11

Child of Donald Greathead and Vera Maw

  • John Anthony Arrand Greathead

Children of Donald Greathead and Margaret Hirst

  • Jane Greathead
  • Helen Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1918/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 370.
  3. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Doncaster Volume 9C Page 2228.
  5. [S221] Emails between Adrian Oates and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2008.
  6. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - DON/M4/86.
  7. [S4462] Emails between Tony Maw and Jan Cooper from 3 November 2003.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q1 Harrow Volume 5f Page 1165.
  9. [S40000] Website Find my past Electoral rolls and living relatives.
  10. [S9147] Emails between Helen Brewin née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 January 2005.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - January 2005 Amber Valley Dist no 3921AReg no A11C Ent 140 Dor 1105.

Vera Maw1

#4461, b. 7 November 1915, d. 21 December 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Vera Maw was born on 7 November 1915 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, Vera had a sister called Margaret, their mother's maiden name was Young.2,3,4 She married Donald Greathead, son of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand, on 7 November 1941 in Doncaster Register Office, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.1,5,6,7 Vera and Donald were divorced in 1947.8,3 Vera died on 21 December 2001 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, aged 86.8,9

Child of Vera Maw and Donald Greathead

  • John Anthony Arrand Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 1612.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Doncaster Volume 9C Page 2228.
  6. [S221] Emails between Adrian Oates and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2008.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - DON/M4/86.
  8. [S4462] Emails between Tony Maw and Jan Cooper from 3 November 2003.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2001 Bradford District No 0871C Reg No C71A Ent no 13 Dor 1201.

Dennis Lenard Greathead1,2

#4463, b. 24 February 1920, d. 7 January 2017
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Dennis Lenard Greathead
Dennis Leonard Greathead
     Dennis Lenard Greathead was born on 24 February 1920 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.3,2 He was the son of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand. He married Maureen Amy Lowe in 1956 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.4 In 2002 electoral list Dennis was listed as living at 57 Vernon Way, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England with his wife Maureen until 2008.5,6 His wife Maureen died on 10 April 2013.7 Dennis died on 7 January 2017 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 96 peacefully after a long battle with Parkinsons.8 Dennis was buried on 3 February 2017.1

Children of Dennis Lenard Greathead and Maureen Amy Lowe

  • Roger Julian Greathead
  • Katherine R Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q1 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 618.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q3 Bradford Volume 2b Page 557.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past - Electoral lists.
  6. [S11] Electoral listings from many sources.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S47010] Found on Facebook.

Maureen Amy Lowe1

#4464, d. 10 April 2013
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Maureen Amy Lowe married Dennis Lenard Greathead, son of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand, in 1956 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.2 In 2002 electoral list Maureen was listed as living at 57 Vernon Way, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England with her husband Dennis until 2008.3,4 Maureen died on 10 April 2013.5 The will of Maureen was proved on 19 August 2013 in Leeds.5

Children of Maureen Amy Lowe and Dennis Lenard Greathead

  • Roger Julian Greathead
  • Katherine R Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q3 Bradford Volume 2b Page 557.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past - Electoral lists.
  4. [S11] Electoral listings from many sources.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Nora Patricia Greathead1

#4467, b. 13 August 1924, d. 24 November 1927
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Nora Patricia Greathead was born on 13 August 1924 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Ernest Greathead and Rose Arrand. Nora died on 24 November 1927 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, aged 3.1,4,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q3 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 473.
  3. [S4460] Letters between Donald Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003 until his death.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 234.

Albert Goulding1

#4468, b. 30 October 1884, d. 1945
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
     Albert Goulding was born on 30 October 1884 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of John Thomas Goulding and Mary Batty.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 46 Shambles Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thomas Goulding Albert was an apprentice.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 46 Shambles Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thomas Goulding Albert was a pianoforte dealer and repairer.4 He married Esther Greathead, daughter of Charles Christopher Greathead and Hannah Harper, on 20 August 1911 in Parker Street Church, Parker Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, after a certificate was issued. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Goulding and Ida Goulding. Albert was a piano and organ repairer living at 46 Shambles Street in Barnsley. Esther a Linen factory operative was living at 42 Parker Street in Barnsley.1,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Albert was listed as living at 54 Walton Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England with his wife Esther. Albert was an unemployed general labourer and an ARP stretcher bearer.6 Albert died in 1945 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,7

Children of Albert Goulding and Esther Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q1 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 732.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4314 Folio 17 Page 25.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 27573 RG78 Piece 1578 Registration District 507 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 14 Schedule Number 68.
  5. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1911/Q3 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 451.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3324J/021.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q1 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 244 age 60.

Betty Goulding1

#4469, b. 1925, d. about 1998
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Betty Walsh née Goulding
     Betty Goulding was born in 1925 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Albert Goulding and Esther Greathead. She married Edward Walsh about 1978 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1 Betty died about 1998 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 418.

Edward Walsh1

#4470, d. December 1998
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Edward Walsh was born in Ireland.1 He married Betty Goulding, daughter of Albert Goulding and Esther Greathead, about 1978 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1 Edward died in December 1998 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.

Harold Goulding1

#4471, b. May 1915, d. August 2008
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Harold Goulding
     Harold Goulding was born in May 1915 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Albert Goulding and Esther Greathead. He joined the West Riding Constabulary serving at Castleford, Southowram, Brighouse. Next came call up to serve in the Second World War, serving in the Far East.1,3 He married Edith Armitage in 1946 in St Anne in the Grove, Southowram, Yorkshire, England, Harold had met Edith while he was a policeman in Southowram.4,3 Returning to the police force he then served at Mexborough, Ossett (nr Wakefield) and Pateley Bridge from where he retired from the Police Force in 1963.3 His wife Edith died on 2000.3 Harold died in August 2008 in Halifax Hospital, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, aged 93.3

Child of Harold Goulding and Edith Armitage

  • Robert S Goulding

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q2 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 552.
  3. [S4472] E-mails between Robert S Goulding and Jan Cooper from 18 September 2011.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q3 Calder Volume 2b Page 686.

Frank Goulding1

#4473, b. 23 August 1912, d. 1974
Last Edited=6 Feb 2017
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
Frank Goulding
     Frank Goulding was born on 23 August 1912 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Albert Goulding and Esther Greathead. He trained as a waiter at the Gleneagles Hotel before the war, however after the war lived at Hornsey.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Frank was listed as living at Beacon Hotel, Tilford Road, Haslemere, Surrey, England Frank was a waiter at the hotel presumably living in.4 Frank died in 1974 in Gipping, Suffolk, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q3 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 531.
  3. [S4472] E-mails between Robert S Goulding and Jan Cooper from 18 September 2011.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1909H/018.

George Greathead1

#4474, b. 1882, d. 1886
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     George Greathead was born in 1882 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.2 He was the son of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan.1 George died in 1886 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 143.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 68.

John Storer1

#4475, b. 18 November 1897, d. 20 August 1928
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
John aka Jack Storer
     John Storer was born on 18 November 1897 in 431 Shoreham Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Walter Storer and Sarah Ann Britt. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 431 Shoreham Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Walter Storer.1,3 John left school on 18 November 1910 aged 13 from Standard VI. He started work on his fifteenth birthday at Messrs Walker & Hall, Silversmiths and Cutlers in Howard Street in Sheffieldas a warehouse youth in the Holloware Department. He then was a service assistant for eighteen months until May 1914. Then he moved on to be a warehouse clerk in the silver fancy goods for a further eighteen months until November 1915. He then spent fourteen months until 14 January 1917 as a showrom junior clerk and salesman.1 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 433 Shoreham Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Walter Storer John was at school.4 Jack joined Her Majesties Forces on 14 January 1917 as a clerk and was discharged in 1918 with a gratuity of £40 as being no lnger physically fit for war service. He started work for Messrs Craven Ltd in Darnall as a wages clerk. This role was terminated by notice on 11 May 1922 as the firm was short of work. Joahn signed on as unemployed on 27 May 1922.1 He married Hilda Greathead, daughter of Charles Christopher Greathead and Hannah Harper, on 11 April 1925 in St George's, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Frank Greathead and Nellie Holling. John was a clerk and gave his address as 13 Windermere Road, Millhouses, Sheffield, Hilda lived at 42 Parker Street.1,5 John died on 20 August 1928 in Electric Works, Walker and Hall Ltd, Howard Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 30 from a heart attack, which was described on the certificate as Natural Causes, Endocarditis and Syncope. He had suffered from rheumatic fever when he was young. There was an inquest held into his death on 22 August 1928 and his certificate was signed by the Coroner for City of Sheffield.1,6

Child of John Storer and Hilda Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1897/Q4 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 548.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4369 Folio 157 Page 18.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 27866 RG78 Piece 1594 Registration District 510 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 18 Schedule Number 156.
  5. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1925/Q2 Barnsley Volume 9c Page 442.
  6. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1928/Q3 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 396 age 30.