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Frederick Ernest Bibbey1

#4879, b. about 1872
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Frederick Ernest Bibbey was born about 1872 in Bocking, Essex, England.2 He married Sarah Elizabeth Mawer on 19 December 1903 in Register Office, Auckland, Durham, England, They lived at 1 Wood Street, Middlestone Moor.2

Children of Frederick Ernest Bibbey and Sarah Elizabeth Mawer

Sources of Information

  1. [S4186] Letters between Deirdre Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S356] E-mail and spreadsheet from Anne Wilkinson Guild member in Australia.

Irene Bibbey1

#4880, b. 1909
Last Edited=26 Aug 2014
Dora Bibby
     Irene Bibbey was born in 1909.2 She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Bibbey and Sarah Elizabeth Mawer.

Sources of Information

  1. [S4186] Letters between Deirdre Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S356] E-mail and spreadsheet from Anne Wilkinson Guild member in Australia.

Elizabeth Jane Bibbey1

#4881, b. 1905
Last Edited=26 Aug 2014
Mary Bibby
     Elizabeth Jane Bibbey was born in 1905.2 She was the daughter of Frederick Ernest Bibbey and Sarah Elizabeth Mawer.

Sources of Information

  1. [S4186] Letters between Deirdre Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S356] E-mail and spreadsheet from Anne Wilkinson Guild member in Australia.

George Richard Greathead1

#4885, b. 11 November 1914, d. 5 August 1944
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George Richard Greathead was born on 11 November 1914 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Isaac Greathead and Priscilla Bradley. He married Olive Lees, daughter of Charles Albert Lees, on 18 July 1936 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, George was aged 21 and gave his address as 3/31 Miller Street, Aston, Birmingham. Olive was aged 22 and gave her address as 6/101 Lichfield Road, Aston, Birmingham. The area of Birmingham they settled in after their marriage was known as Lozells, where the family lived until the houses were demolished to make way for a new building programme in the late fifties to early sixties then moved to Ladywood, Birmingham.1,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register George was listed as living at 3-161 Wilton Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Olive. George was a fitters labourer living with his wife.5 He made and played the banjo in his leisure moments, his son Bob remembers him playing in the Gunmakers Arms on the corner of Wilton Street and Gerrard Street and everyone being very disappointed when it was closing time. Bob also recalls the people looking after his needs too, crisps, lemonade and ice cream from the corner shop. What a lovely story.1

George died on 5 August 1944 in 97 Dudley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 29 he had been a carpenter.1,6 George was buried on 10 August 1944 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, by Co-op Society, 219 Ashted Row, Birmingham 7. The cost appears to have been £322 9s 0d The family were living at 3/161 Wilton Street, Lozells at the time.1,7

Children of George Richard Greathead and Olive Lees

Sources of Information

  1. [S4882] Emails between Robert George Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 150.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1936/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 1490.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5505A/006.
  6. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1944/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 475.
  7. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Olive Lees1

#4886, b. 27 February 1914, d. 26 March 1982
Last Edited=2 Apr 2017
Olive Greathead née Lees
     Olive Lees was born on 27 February 1914 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Olive mother's maiden name was Askey.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Charles Albert Lees.1 She married George Richard Greathead, son of Isaac Greathead and Priscilla Bradley, on 18 July 1936 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, George was aged 21 and gave his address as 3/31 Miller Street, Aston, Birmingham. Olive was aged 22 and gave her address as 6/101 Lichfield Road, Aston, Birmingham. The area of Birmingham they settled in after their marriage was known as Lozells, where the family lived until the houses were demolished to make way for a new building programme in the late fifties to early sixties then moved to Ladywood, Birmingham.1,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Olive was listed as living at 3-161 Wilton Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband George. George was a fitters labourer living with his wife.5 Her husband George died on 5 August 1944 in 97 Dudley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 29 he had been a carpenter.1,6 Olive died on 26 March 1982 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 68.1,7

Children of Olive Lees and George Richard Greathead

Child of Olive Lees and Walter Langford

  • Keith L Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4882] Emails between Robert George Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 1111.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1936/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 1490.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5505A/006.
  6. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1944/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 475.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1982/Q1 Birmingham Volume 32 Page 0126.

Brian John Greathead1

#4887, b. 5 March 1942, d. 7 August 2002
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Brian John Greathead
     Brian John Greathead was born on 5 March 1942 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 He was the son of George Richard Greathead and Olive Lees. He was baptised on 5 April 1942 it was described on his baptismal record that he was entered into the Cradle Roll of St Pauls Sunday School, Lazells.1 Brian died on 7 August 2002 in 244 Kingsbury Road, Erdington, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 60 Brian died a bachelor.1,3 Administration papers were issued with a will on 11 September 2002 in Birmingham to his brother Robert.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4882] Emails between Robert George Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6D Page 968.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2002 August Birmingham District No 0611P Reg No P16B Ent No 054 Dor 802.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Elsie Gladys Britton Greathead

#4888, b. 28 March 1912, d. 28 June 1988
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Elsie Gladys Britton Greathead was born on 28 March 1912 in 78 Beaconsfield Road, Tottenham, London, England, Elsie was born illegitimately, no entry on fathers name on birth certificate. Her mother gave her address as 6 Great Quebec Street, Marylebone and she worked as a dressmaker.1,2 She was the daughter of Sarah Eliza Greathead.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Elsie Gladys Britton Greathead was listed as living at 91 Sperling Road, Tottenham, London, England with her parents Elsie was a shorthand typist in the Ministry of food.2 Elsie received probate on the will of Sarah Eliza Greathead who died on 1 March 1966.3 Elsie died on 28 June 1988 in 24 Blue Haze Avenue, Seaford, Sussex, England, aged 76.4,5 The will of Elsie was proved on 7 November 1988 in Brighton. Her effects were valued at £169,445.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1912/Q2 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 1146.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/0917G/012/38.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - June 1988 Lewes Volume 18 Page No 1216 Reg No 688.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 8851614691P.

Mary Anne Victoria Greathead

#4889, b. 4 March 1838
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Mary Anne Victoria Greathead was born on 4 March 1838 in Erith, Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Sarah Hyenday. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Erith, Kent, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 2 Lesnes Cottages, High Street, Erith, Kent, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.3 She married John Restell, son of Thomas Restell, on 7 May 1864 in Parish Church, Crayford, Kent, England, John was a widower. The ceremony was after the reading of banns and was witnessed by William Newnam and Elizabeth Rachel Reeve. Both John and Mary gave their addresses as Crayford.4

Child of Mary Anne Victoria Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1838/Q1 Dartford Volume 5 Page 91.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 482/11 Folio 24 Page 40.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1607 Folio 204 Page 65.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q2 Dartford Volume 2a Page 460.

Jack Greathead1

#4890, b. 11 September 1922, d. June 2005
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Jack Greathead was born on 11 September 1922 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Walter Greathead and Alice Gregson. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Jack Greathead was listed as living at Lancaster, Lancashire, England with his parents Jack was an articled clerk for a Chartered Accountant.5 He married Agnes Margaret Rose in 1945 in St Mary, Lancaster, Lancashire, England.6,7 Jack died in June 2005 in Lancashire, England, aged 82.8

Child of Jack Greathead and Agnes Margaret Rose

  • Colin Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4278] Emails between Alan Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q4 Burnley Volume 8C Page 209.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - BUE/73/80.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4799D/007.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Lancaster Volume 8e Page 2089.
  7. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE12/16/246.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - June 200 Lancashire Dist no 591V Reg no V1 Ent 20 Dor 605.

Alice Gregson1

#4891, b. 13 November 1896, d. 1944
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Alice Gregson was born on 13 November 1896 in Accrington, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 She married Walter Greathead, son of Edward Greathead and Annie Green, in 1921 in Holy Trinity, Colne, Lancashire, England.5,6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Alice was listed as living at Lancaster, Lancashire, England with her husband Walter. And their children Frank and Jack. Walter was an electrician in a static sub station. He was also ARP for staff at Williamson. Alice was a cotton weaver.4 Alice died in 1944 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England.7,8

Children of Alice Gregson and Walter Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4278] Emails between Alan Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q1 Burnley Volume 8e Pgae 219.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4799D/007.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q4 Burnley Volume 8e Page 388.
  6. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE117/2/31.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q2 Lancaster Volume 8e page 688.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - LAN/14A/27 age 47.

Edgar Greathead1

#4892, b. 18 October 1893, d. 23 April 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th 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
     Edgar Greathead was born on 18 October 1893 in Alcester, Warwickshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Annie Green. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 15 Avenue Place, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Peart Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Greathead.5 Edgar signed up on 18 September 1915 into the R.A.M.C.as Private 352509. He was discharged on 21 February 1919 in France after suffering from disability. He gave his address as 5 Killington Street, Burnley, Lancashire.6 He married Annie Laura Metcalf in 1921 in Methodist Chapel, Colne Road, Brierfield, Lancashire, England.7,8 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Edgar was listed as living at 12 Dean Street, Coventry, Warwickshire, England with his wife Annie. And their daughter Ivy. Edgar was a machine labourer.9 His wife Annie died on 1949 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.10,11 He married Ivy Hall on 2 March 1950 in St Barnabas, Morecombe, Lancashire, England, Ivy also gave a surname of Sutcliffe.12,13 Hettie died on 11 September 1965. Probate was received by her brothers Walter, a retired electrician and Edgar a retired labourer.14 Edgar died on 23 April 1980 in 8 Devonshire Road, Lancaster, Lancashire, England, aged 86.15,16 The will of Edgar was proved on 17 June 1980 in Liverpool. His effects were valued at £24,326.16

Child of Edgar Greathead and Annie Laura Metcalf

Sources of Information

  1. [S4278] Emails between Alan Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Alcester Volume 6d Page 627.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5651h/003.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4055 folio 102 page 32.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 24808 RG78 Piece 1421 Registration District 472 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 30 Schedule number 196.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - British Army WW1 Pension Record 1914-20 and WO363 WW1 Service records.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q4 Burnley Volume 8e Page 599.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - AP244/3/43.
  9. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5651H/003/8.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q1 Burnley Volume 10b Page 880.
  11. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - BLU/32/82 age 56.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q1 Lancaster Volume 10c Page 1157.
  13. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE14/6/29.
  14. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q2 Lancaster Volume 40 Page 1497.
  16. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 801702944G.

Charles Spalding1

#4893
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016

Child of Charles Spalding

Sources of Information

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

Donald Greathead1

#4894, b. 11 January 1925, d. August 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Donald Greathead was born on 11 January 1925 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, The National Register states his incorrect year of birth.1,2,3 He was the son of Henry James Greathead and Grace Constance Ashman.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Donald Greathead was listed as living at 114 Londonderry Road, Stockton, Durham, England with his parents.5 He married Jean Dyson in 1945 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.6 He married Naomi Fishburn in July 1994 in Register Office, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,7 He died in August 2003 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 78 he had been suffering from Alzheimers and had been in a home since 1997.8,1 Donald was buried on 22 August 2003 in Durham Road Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.9

Child of Donald Greathead and Jean Dyson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4895] Letters between the child of Naomi Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 108.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2817h/012.
  4. [S8389] Emails between Susan Bongiovanni née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 27 September 2005.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2817H/012/37.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q1 Bradford Volume 9b Page 325.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - C Cleveland July 1994 348-1111-225-RRAD2 - M-AA-C159-0-0225.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - August Stockton 2003 District No 3501A Reg No A13 Ent No 194 Dor 803.
  9. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.

Naomi Evans1,2

#4895, b. 2 January 1922, d. March 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Naomi Evans was born on 2 January 1922.3 She married George R Fishburn in 1942 in Durham, England.2,4 She married Donald Greathead, son of Henry James Greathead and Grace Constance Ashman, in July 1994 in Register Office, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,5 Naomi died in March 2003 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 81.1,6 Naomi was buried on 21 March 2003 in Durham Road Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4895] Letters between the child of Naomi Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q2 Durham SE Volume 10a Page 231.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - C Cleveland July 1994 348-1111-225-RRAD2 - M-AA-C159-0-0225.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2003 Stockton March District No 3501B Reg No 814 Ent No 254 Dor 303.

Henry James Greathead1

#4896, b. 23 March 1895, d. 22 August 1961
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Henry James Greathead was born on 23 March 1895 in Salford, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of John George Greathead and Florence Aslett. In the census of 31 March 1901 in High Street, Overton, Hampshire, England, he was listed as the son of John George Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Bridge Street, Overton, Hampshire, England, he was listed as the nephew of John Aslett Henry was a farm labourer.6 Henry died on 22 August 1961 in 23 Bridge Street, Overton, Hampshire, England, aged 66.7,8 The will of Henry was proved on 20 November 1961 in Winchester to his sister Gladys Maud Hendy. His effects were valued at £1615 11s 0d.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S8389] Emails between Susan Bongiovanni née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 27 September 2005.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q2 Salford Volume 8d Page 64.
  3. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO97/2930/139.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece1112 Folio 107 Page 3.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 6316 RG78 Piece 302 registration district 111 subdistrict 1 enumeration district 9 schedule number 112.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q3 Kingsclere Volume 6b Page 299.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Grace Constance Ashman

#4897, b. 1 September 1893, d. 1975
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Grace Constance Ashman was born on 1 September 1893.1 She married Henry James Greathead, son of William Greathead and Elizabeth Ann Hammond, in 1917 in St James, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2,3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Grace was listed as living at 114 Londonderry Road, Stockton, Durham, England with her husband Henry. And their children Harry and Donald. Henry was a Fitters labourer.4 Her husband Henry died on 22 August 1961 in 23 Bridge Street, Overton, Hampshire, England, aged 66.5,6 Grace died in 1975 in Durham, England.7

Children of Grace Constance Ashman and Henry James Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2817h/012.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 113 - S-45-4-0-344.
  3. [S8389] Emails between Susan Bongiovanni née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 27 September 2005.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2817H/012/37.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q3 Kingsclere Volume 6b Page 299.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1975/Q2 C Cleveland Volume 3 Page 2381.

Henry Rainsden1

#4898
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Late of York Buildings, London.1

Child of Henry Rainsden

Sources of Information

  1. [S4908] Letters between Ronald Greathead, Tim Ely and Jan Cooper.

Lorraine M Corr

#4899
Last Edited=7 Jan 2012
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Lorraine M Corr married Barry Stuart Greathead, son of Sidney George Greathead and Eva Florence Preston, in 1975 in Claro, Yorkshire, England.1,2 Her husband Barry died on 1981 in Claro, Yorkshire, England.3 She married Terrance Hutchinson in 1982 in Claro, Yorkshire, England.4,5 She married Derek J Townsend in May 1985 in Claro, Yorkshire, England.6,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1975/Q3 Claro Volume 2 Page 2070.
  2. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - ROCL/B1E/12.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1981/Q3 Claro Volume 2 Page 1819.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1982/Q4 Claro Volume 2 Page 1267.
  5. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - ROCL/C7E/2.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - May 1985 Claro Volume 2 Page 1555.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - ROCL/A8E/121.