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... Sanderson1

#5428
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     ... Sanderson married Deborah ... This was Deborah's first marriage. Annie's Dad was killed during WW1.1

Child of ... Sanderson and Deborah ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S3762] Emails between William Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 December 2002.

Deborah ...1

#5429
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Deborah ... married ... Sanderson This was Deborah's first marriage. She married William Mills William was Deborah's second husband.

Child of Deborah ... and ... Sanderson

Sources of Information

  1. [S3762] Emails between William Greathead and Jan Cooper from 31 December 2002.

George Jordan1

#5435, b. about 1854
Last Edited=27 Apr 2006
     George Jordan was born about 1854 in Rickington, Devon, England.1 He was the son of Henry Jordan and Mary A ...1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Blackwater, Woodgate Quarter, Culmstock, Devon, England, he was listed as the son of an unknown person.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1612 Folio 21B Page 11.

Kate Elizabeth Blakeman1

#5436, b. 30 May 1886
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Kate Elizabeth Blakeman was born on 30 May 1886 in Neithrop, Banbury, Oxfordshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Harry Blakeman and Ellen Manton.3,2 She married Harry Greathead, son of William Greathead and Sushannah Court, on 22 February 1913 in St Peter and Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England, afterthe banns had been read on 2, 9 and 16 February. The ceremony was witnessed by Charles H Willis and Leah Haddon. They both gave 104 Queens Road, Aston, Birmingham as their address.4,5,6 She was also known by the name of Mary Greathead. Her husband Harry died on 1926 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.7 She married Charles F Allen in 1936 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.8

Children of Kate Elizabeth Blakeman and Harry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4971] Letters between Edith Craig née Wilson and Jan Cooper from 18 March 2003.
  2. [S12184] Emails between David Blakeman and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  3. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q1 Aston Volume 6d Page 552.
  5. [S12184] Emails between David Blakeman and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004 Genes Reunited - David found the information on microfilm for the parish of Aston in Birmingham Central Library.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q4 Birmingham N Volume 6d Page 561.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 1216.

William Frederick Greathead1

#5437, b. 26 April 1944, d. 13 January 1989
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     William Frederick Greathead was born on 26 April 1944 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.2 He was the son of Fred Greathead and Edith Wilson. He married Carole A Yates in 1971 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, Although all three children's mother is listed under the surname of Davies on the GRO index, and she is married under the name of Davies and Yates.1,3 William died on 13 January 1989 in Warrington, Cheshire, England, aged 44 he died from a heart attack whilst driving his truck. He was a tanker driver. His death was not registered until May. There was an inquest but this did not seem to stop the cremation taking place.4,5,6 His body was cremated his ashes were scattered in Conifer 3 area of the crematorium on 23 January 1989 in Altrincham Crematorium, Whitehouse Lane, Dunham Massey, Altrincham, Cheshire, England.6 William did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 16 August 1989 in Manchester. His effects were described as not exceeding £70,000.7

Children of William Frederick Greathead and Carole A Yates

  • Philip Lawrence Greathead
  • Peter John Greathead
  • Catherine Chantal Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4971] Letters between Edith Craig née Wilson and Jan Cooper from 18 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q2 Manchester Volume 8d Page 103.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1971/Q2 Manchester Volume 10e Page 323.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Chester/ E P May 1989 35 - 103 - 589.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 8951909036Z - 36 Redwood Close, Woolston, Warrington, Cheshire - Removed at the request of his son Philip who lives at the address at the time of removal 31 December 2007.
  6. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 8951909036Z.

Frank Greathead1

#5442, b. 12 January 1922, d. 31 December 1989
Last Edited=2 Jul 2016
Relationship
8th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Frank Greathead was born on 12 January 1922 in Guisborough, Yorkshire, England.2,1,3 He was the son of John Greathead and Margaret Hannah Easton. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Frank Greathead was listed as living at 5 The Grove, Consett, Durham, England with his parents Frank was an apprentice Chemist, coke oven and bye products.4 Frank applied to join the Home Guard on 1 July 1940, he was accepted on 31 December 1940 and served with the Durham Home Guard, 4th Battalion in WW2. He was promoted to Sub Section Leader L/Corporal and was discharged on 18 August 1941 to join the Royal Navy. He was living with at Fell View Grove, Durham, England.5 He married Olive Westthorp in 1950 in Durham, England.6 Frank died on 31 December 1989 in 31 Elwyn Street, Marchwiel, Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales, aged 67.7,8 The will of Frank was proved on 16 January 1990 in Liverpool. His effects were described as not exceeding £100,000.8

Child of Frank Greathead and Olive Westthorp

  • John Alan Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7046] Letters between Patricia Greathead née McGregor and Jan Cooper from 27 March 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q1 Guisboro Volume 9d Page 910.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2767g/002.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2767G/002/28.
  5. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO 409/27/10/503 Durham Home Guard WW2.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 11950/Q2 Durham N W Volume 1a Page 1050.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1990 January Wrexham/M 24 - 1021 - 190.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 9080500186K.

Gweneth Greathead

#5443, b. 1918
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Gweneth Greathead was born in 1918 in Guisborough, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Margaret Hannah Easton. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Gweneth Greathead was listed as living at 5 The Grove, Consett, Durham, England with her parents.2 She married Arthur E Atkinson in 1944 in Holderness, Yorkshire, England.3

Children of Gweneth Greathead and Arthur E Atkinson

  • Robert E Atkinson
  • Frank I Atkinson
  • Philip Atkinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1918/Q1 Guisboro Volume 9d Page 712.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2767G/002/28.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q1 Holderness Volume 9d Page 173.

Mary A Greathead

#5444, b. 1929, d. 1930
Last Edited=2 Nov 2018
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mary A Greathead was born in 1929 in Lanchester, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Albert Greathead and Mary Ann Gibson. Mary died in 1930 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q4 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 480A - mother Gibson.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q1 Newcastle Volume 10b Page 136.

Colin Greathead

#5448, b. 24 February 1935, d. February 1995
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th 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
     Colin Greathead was born on 24 February 1935 in Auckland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Moses Greathead and Lily Longstaffe. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Colin Greathead was listed as living at 10 Chapel Street, Crook and Willington, Durham, England with his parents.3 He married Aylice Bainbridge in 1961 in Durham, England.4 Colin died in February 1995 in Durham, England.5

Children of Colin Greathead and Aylice Bainbridge

  • Christine Greathead
  • Pauline Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 357.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2832a/015.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2832A/015/28.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q4 Durham W? Volume 1a Page 1577.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - Durham West February 1995 4422 - 14A - 148 - 295.

Constance Greathead

#5449, b. 14 May 1929, d. January 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Constance Greathead was born on 14 May 1929 in Auckland, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Moses Greathead and Lily Longstaffe. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Constance Greathead was listed as living at 10 Chapel Street, Crook and Willington, Durham, England with her parents.3 She married Kenneth Peter Geraghty in 1950 in Fylde, Lancashire, England.4,5 Constance died in January 2003 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, aged 73.6

Children of Constance Greathead and Kenneth Peter Geraghty

  • Maureen Geraghty
  • Carol Geraghty
  • Janice Geraghty

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q2 Auckland Volume 10A Page 434.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2832A/015/28.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q1 Fylde Volume 10c Page 536.
  5. [S40000] Website Lancashire BMD - Preston FLD/18/27.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - January 2003 Coventry Reg 67A District 063/1B Entry 148 age 73.