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Donald Andrew Greathead1,2

#4826, b. 25 June 1930, d. 12 March 2018
Last Edited=29 Jul 2018
Relationships
8th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Donald Andrew Greathead was born on 25 June 1930 in Pretoria, South Africa.1,2 He was the son of Percy Major Bright Greathead and Stella Gwendoline Beckwith. He married Ann Marion Hardy on 12 December 1953 in Pretoria, South Africa.1 He married Johanna Magritha Roodt on 5 April 1979 Johanna had children from a previous marriage.1 Donald died on 12 March 2018 in South Africa aged 87.2

Children of Donald Andrew Greathead and Ann Marion Hardy

  • Jennifer Gail Greathead
  • Duncan Percy Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.

Ann Marion Hardy1

#4827, b. 12 June 1934, d. 16 September 1977
Last Edited=31 Jul 2018
     Ann Marion Hardy was born on 12 June 1934 in South Africa.1 She married Donald Andrew Greathead, son of Percy Major Bright Greathead and Stella Gwendoline Beckwith, on 12 December 1953 in Pretoria, South Africa.1 Ann died on 16 September 1977 in South Africa aged 43.1,2 Ann was buried in Pretoria, South Africa.1

Children of Ann Marion Hardy and Donald Andrew Greathead

  • Jennifer Gail Greathead
  • Duncan Percy Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.

Dudley Mackenzie Greathead1,2

#4836, d. 13 October 1943
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Dudley Mackenzie Greathead was born in Pretoria, South Africa.1 He was the son of Walter Turnbull Greathead and Flora Mackenzie. He married Kathleen Griffiths in Pretoria, South Africa.1 Dudley died on 13 October 1943. Dudley was buried in Rebecca Street Cemetery, Pretoria West, South Africa.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.
  3. [S4845] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 November 2014.

John Bright Greathead1,2

#4837, b. 7 February 1932, d. 2 January 2017
Last Edited=29 Jul 2018
Relationships
8th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     John Bright Greathead was born on 7 February 1932 in Pretoria, South Africa.1,2 He was the son of Percy Major Bright Greathead and Stella Gwendoline Beckwith. He married Denise Woods in 1959 in Pretoria, South Africa.1 John and Denise were divorced on 5 February 1965 in Pretoria, South Africa.1 He married Marjorie Rogers in 1966 in South Africa.1,3 His wife Marjorie died on 2015 in Lincolnshire, England.4 John died on 2 January 2017 in Lincolnshire, England, aged 84.5 John was buried on 31 January 2017 in South Lincolnshire Crematorium, Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England.5

Children of John Bright Greathead and Marjorie Rogers

  • Michael John Greathead
  • Peter William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.
  3. [S4844] Emails between Michael John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2010.
  4. [S40045] Newspapers Spalding Guardian.
  5. [S40000] Website Spalding Today.

Malcolm Robert Greathead1,2

#4838, b. 14 August 1937, d. 8 September 2014
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
8th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Malcolm Robert Greathead was born on 14 August 1937 in Pretoria, South Africa.1,2,3 He was the son of Percy Major Bright Greathead and Stella Gwendoline Beckwith. Malcolm died on 8 September 2014 in South Africa aged 77 due to natural causes, he was unmarried.1,4 Malcolm was buried in Rebecca Street Cemetery, Pretoria West, South Africa, he was buried him alongside his father Percy Major Bright and uncles Walter Turnbull and Dudley McKenzie.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.
  3. [S4844] Emails between Michael John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2010.
  4. [S4845] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 November 2014.

Marjorie Rogers1,2

#4843, b. 27 February 1939, d. 2015
Last Edited=29 Jul 2018
     Marjorie Rogers was born on 27 February 1939 in Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, Marjorie's mothers maiden name was Morris.1,3,4 Marjorie emigrated to South Africa in 1965.3 She married John Bright Greathead, son of Percy Major Bright Greathead and Stella Gwendoline Beckwith, in 1966 in South Africa.1,3 Marjorie died in 2015 in Lincolnshire, England.5 Her body was cremated on 9 February 2015 in South Lincolnshire Crematorium, Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England.5

Children of Marjorie Rogers and John Bright Greathead

  • Michael John Greathead
  • Peter William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4843] Emails between Marjorie Greathead née Rogers and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2003.
  2. [S4829] Emails between Jennifer Erasmus née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2002.
  3. [S4844] Emails between Michael John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2010.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q2 Bedford Volume 3b Page 391.
  5. [S40045] Newspapers Spalding Guardian.

Florence Hannah Field1,2,3

#4848, b. 31 January 1876, d. 20 August 1968
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
     Florence Hannah Field was born on 31 January 1876.4 She married Sidney Arthur Greathead, son of William Greathead and Ann Sophia Ellis, in 1901 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 171 Holyhead Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Sidney Arthur Greathead.6 She was running a pub until her death. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Florence was listed as living at 171-175 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband Sidney. And their children Sidney, Frank, Leonard and Florence. Sidney was a manager and Licencee.4 Her son Leonard died on 9 June 1945 aged 40.1,7,8 Florence received Administration on her son Leonard's effects on 8 March 1946.8 Florence's son Frank and his wife Nellie flew back to England just in time for his mother to regain consciousness, speak to them for a couple of hours and she died that morning. Florence Hannah Field died on 20 August 1968 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 92.9,10,11 Her body was cremated her daughter Florence Arrowsmith who lived at Royal Oak, Holyhead Road, Hansworth Bimingham requested the cremation. Florence's ashes were scattered on 27 August 1968 in Sandwell Valley Crematorium, Newton Road, Sandwell, Warwickshire, England.11

Children of Florence Hannah Field and Sidney Arthur Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4857] Letters between John W Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S4262] Emails between Margaret Hadley née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 April 2003.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5624C/002.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6D Page 322.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17208 RG78 Piece 1059 Registration district 371 Sub district 1 Enumeration district 3 Schedule number 4.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 340.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S7073] Emails between Mary F O'Brien née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 January 2003.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q3 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 596.
  11. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Leonard Greathead1,2

#4849, b. 10 May 1905, d. 9 June 1945
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Leonard Greathead was born on 10 May 1905 in Royal Oak Hotel, 171 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Sidney Arthur Greathead and Florence Hannah Field. He was baptised on 13 September 1905 in St James, Handsworth, Warwickshire, England, his family live in 171 Holyhead Road and his father was the publican.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 171 Holyhead Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of Sidney Arthur Greathead He was at school.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Leonard Greathead was listed as living at 171-175 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his parents Leonard was a barman.5 He died on 9 June 1945 in 153 Yardley Green Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 40 Leonard's usual address was 171 Holyhead Road, Birmingham. He was unmarried.1,8,9 Leonard did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 8 March 1946 to his mother Florence in Birmingham. His effects were valued at £297 19s 8d.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S4857] Letters between John W 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 - 1905/Q3 West Bromwich Volume 6b Page 835.
  4. [S7073] Emails between Mary F O'Brien née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 January 2003.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5624C/002.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17208 RG78 Piece 1059 Registration district 371 Sub district 1 Enumeration district 3 Schedule number 4.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 340.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Sidney Harold Greathead1,2

#4850, b. 14 April 1904, d. 1981
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Sidney Harold Greathead was born on 14 April 1904 in Royal Oak Hotel, 171 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,4,5 He was the son of Sidney Arthur Greathead and Florence Hannah Field. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 171 Holyhead Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of Sidney Arthur Greathead He was at school.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Sidney Harold Greathead was listed as living at 171-175 Holyhead Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his parents Sydney was a pattern maker in wood and metail.5 He married Alice May Millard in 1958 in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England.7 Sidney died in 1981 in Sandwell, Lancashire, England.2,8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4857] Letters between John W 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 - 1904/Q2 West Bromwich Volume 6d Page 869.
  4. [S7073] Emails between Mary F O'Brien née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 10 January 2003.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5624C/002.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17208 RG78 Piece 1059 Registration district 371 Sub district 1 Enumeration district 3 Schedule number 4.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q1 Wednesbury Volume 9b Page 2232.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1981/Q2 Sandwell Volume 33 Page 0910.