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Ellen Mary Greathead1

#5601, b. 19 August 1859
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Ellen Mary Greathead was born on 19 August 1859 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Ann Smith. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Oak Tree Street, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead Ellen was a scholar.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Finkle Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the servant to the Tennet family.5 She married Henry Scott, son of James Scott, on 20 November 1889 in All Saints, Otley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 3, 10 and 17 November. The ceremony was witnessed by Richard Beck and Emma Greathead, Ellen sister. Henry was a labourer, like his father James. Both Henry and Ellen gave their address as Otley. Henry signed the register with a X but Ellen signed her name.1,6,7,8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Leeming Cottage, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Henry Scott.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 19 Philip Lane, Colne, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Henry Scott.10

Child of Ellen Mary Greathead

Children of Ellen Mary Greathead and Henry Scott

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 511.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 40 Page 7 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4876 Folio 40 Page 6.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4879 folio 10 page 13 FHL film 1342174.
  6. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Leeds Record Office Ref CE 131/D/349.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921.
  8. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - CE131/D/349.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4037 Folio 35 Page 6.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3885 Folio 91 Page 20.
  11. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Lydia Jordan1

#5602, b. about 1850
Last Edited=27 Apr 2006
     Lydia Jordan was born about 1850 in Culmstock, Devon, England.1 She was the daughter of Henry Jordan and Mary A ...1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Blackwater, Woodgate Quarter, Culmstock, Devon, England, she was listed as the daughter 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.

Henry Scott1

#5603, b. about 1862, d. 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Henry Scott was born about 1862 in Brompton on Swale, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of James Scott.3 He married Ellen Mary Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Ann Smith, on 20 November 1889 in All Saints, Otley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 3, 10 and 17 November. The ceremony was witnessed by Richard Beck and Emma Greathead, Ellen sister. Henry was a labourer, like his father James. Both Henry and Ellen gave their address as Otley. Henry signed the register with a X but Ellen signed her name.1,4,3,5 Henry was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Leeming Cottage, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, Henry was living with his wife and daughter and working as an agricultural labourer.6 Henry was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 19 Philip Lane, Colne, Lancashire, England, Henry was a stoker in a refuse destructor living with his wife and three children.7 Henry died in 1929 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.8

Children of Henry Scott and Ellen Mary Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921.
  4. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Leeds Record Office Ref CE 131/D/349.
  5. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - CE131/D/349.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4037 Folio 35 Page 6.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3885 Folio 91 Page 20.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q1 Burnley Volume 8e Page 492 age 69.

Beatrice Mary Scott1

#5604, b. 1890, d. 1957
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-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Beatrice Mary Scott was born in 1890 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Henry Scott and Ellen Mary Greathead. In the census of 5 April 1891 in Leeming Cottage, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Scott.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 19 Philip Lane, Colne, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Scott.5 She married Landless Duerden in 1919 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.6 Beatrice died in 1957 in Nelson, Lancashire, England.7

Children of Beatrice Mary Scott and Landless Duerden

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 669.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4037 Folio 35 Page 6.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3885 Folio 91 Page 20.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q4 Burnley Volume 8e Page 595.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q1 Nelson Volume 10e Page 550 age 66.

Landless Duerden1

#5605, b. 1872, d. 1939
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Landless Duerden was born in 1872 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.2,3 He married Sarah Hudson, daughter of Smith Hudson and Isabella Lazenby, in 1900 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.4 He married Beatrice Mary Scott, daughter of Henry Scott and Ellen Mary Greathead, in 1919 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.5 Landless died in 1939 in Nelson, Lancashire, England.6

Children of Landless Duerden and Sarah Hudson

Children of Landless Duerden and Beatrice Mary Scott

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q4 Burnley Volume 8e Page 270.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q2 Burnley Volume 8e Page 540.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q4 Burnley Volume 8e Page 595.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q4 Nelson Volume 8e Page 501 age 66.
  7. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Mabel Scott1

#5606, b. 1894
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-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Mabel Scott was born in 1894 in Ferryhill, Durham, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Henry Scott and Ellen Mary Greathead. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 19 Philip Lane, Colne, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Scott.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 129.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3885 Folio 91 Page 20.

John Greathead1

#5607, b. about 1831, d. 1874
Last Edited=10 May 2016
Relationships
3rd cousin 4 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 1 time removed of George Greathead
4th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     John Greathead was born about 1831 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Edward Greathead and Thomasine Ridsdale. He was baptised on 2 November 1831 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Edward Greathead.4 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Cole House, Hunton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as a farm servant for Thomas Thomas a farmer of 400 acres aged 67.5 He married Ann Smith, daughter of James Smith, on 24 November 1854 in St Paulinus RC Chapel, Brough, Yorkshire, England.1,6 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Oak Tree Street, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, John was an agricultural labourer.7 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, John was an agricultural labourer living with his wife and children. His father in law was also with them.8 John died in 1874 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.9 John was buried on 29 March 1874 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England.10

Children of John Greathead and Ann Smith

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1250/17 Folio 5 Page 4.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 245 Page 29.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1854/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 973.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 40 Page 7 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4876 Folio 40 Page 6.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q1 Richmond, Y Volume 9d Page 471 age 43.
  10. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.

Mary Greathead

#5609, b. 18 March 1854
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Mary Greathead was born on 18 March 1854 in Scotton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Jane Greathead. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the grand daughter of Edward Greathead.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in East Hauxwell, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the servant of Elizabeth Oxton who was aged 74 and an annuitant.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1854/Q1 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 423.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 60 Page 8 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4869 Folio 96 Page 4.

Charles Henry Caldecott1

#5610, d. 1879
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Charles Henry Caldecott married Martha Wright, daughter of William Wright and Rosa Stratford. He was a Member of Legislative Assembly. His wife Martha died on April 1878 in Grahamstown, Cape Town, South Africa.1,2 Charles died in 1879.1,2

Children of Charles Henry Caldecott and Martha Wright

Sources of Information

  1. [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.
  2. [S2867] Emails between Richard Greathead and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2003.

Elizabeth Jane Greathead

#5611, b. 1873, d. 1873
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Elizabeth Jane Greathead was born in 1873 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Greathead and Catherine Sermon. Elizabeth died in 1873 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 Elizabeth was buried in December 1873 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q4 Aston Volume 6d Page 280.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q4 Aston Volume 6d Page 209.
  3. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Horace Watts

#5613, d. before 1919
Last Edited=19 Jan 2008
     Horace Watts married Violet May Waggott, daughter of Charles Waggott, in 1913 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, This was Violet's first marriage.1 Horace died before 1919.

Child of Horace Watts and Violet May Waggott

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q3 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1297.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d page 1325.

Emma Greathead1

#5614, b. 28 May 1871, d. 1905
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Emma Greathead was born on 28 May 1871 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Ann Smith. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Ann Greathead Emma was a scholar.4 She witnessed the marriage of Ellen Mary Greathead and Henry Scott on 20 November 1889 in All Saints, Otley, Yorkshire, England.1,5,6,7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Danby Hall, Leyburn, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as a servant she was a scullery maid working for Emily Serope.8 She married Joseph Bean, son of Henry Bean and Jane Lidster, in 1894 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in High Farm, Great Ayton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Joseph Bean.10 Emily died in 1905 in Stokesley, Yorkshire, England, Her death was registered under the name of Emily.11,12

Children of Emma Greathead and Joseph Bean

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 553.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4881 folio 39 page 5 FHL film 1342174.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Leeds Record Office Ref CE 131/D/349.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - CE131/D/349.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4031 Folio 8b Page 6.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 138.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4591 Folio 105 Page 2.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q3 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 393.
  12. [S22545] Emails between Vicki Anne Wilkinson and Jan Cooper from 31 March 2009.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q4 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 914.

Mary Orton White

#5615, b. 29 July 1878, d. 8 April 1966
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
     Mary Orton White was born on 29 July 1878 in Darlaston, Staffordshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of George White. She married Frank Greathead, son of Thomas William Greathead and Maria Underhill, on 17 May 1904 in Holy Trinity, Birchfield, Staffordshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Frank Alfred Crave, Mabel Coleman Orton and L Greathead. Mary gave her address as 8 Freer Road, Birchfield, Stafford.3,4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 37 Wye Cliff Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Frank Greathead.5 Mary took her son Norman on a round voyage leaving Liverpool on 2 September 1926. They sailed aboard SS Andorinha from the Yeoward Line bound for the Canary Islands. The ship was carring 68 passengers and was registered as 1421 tonnage. The Master for the voyage was A Frith. They arrived back in Liverpool on 16 September 1926 with last port of call being Las Palmas, Spain. They gave their address in UK as Nacrodal, Wycliffe Road, Handsworth Birmingham.6,7 Frank, Mary and their son Norman sailed on 27 May 1929 from Southampton to the Canary Island on board the ship Otranto. They returned to Southampton on 8 June 1929 giving their address in UK as c/o J W Lazenby, 56 Corporation Street, Birmingham.6,8 Frank and Mary returned to Southampton on 21 May 1934 from New York onboard the ship Empress of Britain, they travelled first class. They gave their address as The Dawn, Hamstead Hill, Handsworth. Frank was described as an ironmonger.9 Frank and Mary returned to Liverpool on 15 January 1935 from Jamaica onboard the ship Tilapa, they travelled first class. They gave their address as The Dawn, Hamstead Hill, Handsworth. Frank was described as an ironmonger.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Mary was listed as living at 29 Hamstead Hill, Handsworth, Warwickshire, England with her husband Frank. Frank was an ironmonger.2 Her husband Frank died on 4 April 1965 in The Dawn, 29 Hamstead Hill, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, aged 86.11,12 Mary died on 8 April 1966 in The Dawn, 29 Hamstead Hill, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, aged 87.13,12 Mary was buried in April 1966 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.14 The will of Mary was proved on 14 July 1966 in Birmingham to Midland Bank Executor and Trustee Ltd. Her effects were valued at £82,380.12

Child of Mary Orton White and Frank Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5639A/005.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 W Bromwich Volume 6b Page 1348.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17235 Rg78 Piece 1059 Registration district 371 sub district 1 enumeration district 30 schedule number 149.
  6. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - passenger lists.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 814 Item 101.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 913 Item 19.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 1053 Item 46.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 1061 Item 31.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q2 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 589.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1966/Q2 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 168.
  14. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Ivy Greathead1

#5617, b. 1925
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-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Ivy Greathead was born in 1925 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Edgar Greathead and Annie Laura Metcalf. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ivy Greathead was listed as living at 12 Dean Street, Coventry, Warwickshire, England with her parents.4 She married William Henry Lowther in 1965 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England, the ceremony took place in Lancaster Register Office or the Registrar attended.5,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4278] Emails between Alan Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q3 Burnley Volume 8c Page 240.
  3. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - BUE/80/6.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5651H/003/8.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1965/Q1 Lancaster Volume 10c Page 1321.
  6. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - LANC/93/129.

Featherstone Greathead1

#5618, b. 28 December 1810, d. 1868
Last Edited=16 Jun 2017
     Featherstone Greathead was born on 28 December 1810 in Cranborne, Dorset, England.2,3 He was the son of Robert Featherstone Greathead and Elizabeth Hoskins. He was baptised on 25 November 1811 in St Mary and St Bartholomew, Cranborne, Dorset, England, Here is a picture of the font and Church.2,3,4 He married Sophia Charlotte Swindon on 19 October 1829 in St George Hanover Square, Westminster, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Aaron Teakbe and M C Stanton.5,6,7,8 Featherstone was described in the Excise Minute Book on 21 January 1834 as being an Expectant instructed in the Surrey Collection with a Certificate dated the 20th instant. He was instructed to be an Expectant in the Stourbridge Collection.9 On 1 December 1834 he was moved from Stourbridge to the Manchester Collection.10 Featherstone was on 30 June 1835 was minuted as taking over from John Bennett Officer of Newport 5th Ride, Shropshire Collection, he had been Supernumerary in Manchester Collection.11 On 3 July 1837 Featherstone took over from Robert Pugh as Officer of Hatfield Ride which was in the Hertfordshire Collection. Featherstone had requested a move to this Ride from Newport 2nd Ride, Shropshire Collection.12 Featherstone moved from the Hatfield Ride to succeed from Charles Barnard Morris Officer of Alloa 7th Division, Stirling Collection as Morris was being discharged as unfit to be entrusted with the care of the Revenue on 24 December 1838.13 Featherstone was no longer wanted as Officer of Alloa 7th Division, Stirling Collection and moved to succeed Thomas Miller, Officer in Glasgow 21 Division, Glasgow Collection on 21 October 1839.14 Willliam Lee, officer of Alloa 1st Division in Stirling Collection, was promoted to an Examiner on 26 November 1839 and Featherstone Greathead will succeed him, at his own Request. A further entry in the minute books on 16 December 1839 confirmed these arrangements.15 Featherstone was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, Featherstone was an Excise Officer living with his wife and children.16 Featherstone succeeded John Oldin as Officer of Southwark 2nd Division, London South Collection on 22 February 1842. He was moved on 28 December 1842 to London 3rd Division South Collection.17 Featherstone was transferred from Lambeth 3rd Division London South Collection as he had incurred the Displeasure of the Board, he was removed to Lynn 1st Division on 11 March 1844. On 19 July in that year Featherstone's son Edward lost his life while bathing in the river below the town of Norwich. He got out of his depth and was sinking when Featherstone who was sitting on the bank, jumped in immediately to his assistance and was drawing him into shallow water when he unfortunately slipped and lost hold of his son. He saw him rise to the surface once more but could not reach him. The body was picked up almost immediately by some men but life was extinct. An inquest was held and the verdict of accidental drowning was returned.18,19 Sadly Featherstone once again incurred the displeasure of the Board and was removed to Hull 5th Division on 29 April 1845.20 On 30 October 1846 Featherstone was discharged from the Service, after two recent reprimands and becoming indebted to a tea dealer. He petitioned to be restored on 28 April 1847 but it was rejected.21 Featherstone was listed as head of household in the census of 7 April 1851 at Bradbury Cottage, Isleworth, Middlesex, England, Featherstone was a commercial traveler.22 Featherstone lived in 1854 in 22 Old Street Road, Tower Hamlets.23 Featherstone was described as a House Agent on the birth certificate of his daughter Alice in 1858 and an auctioneer on the marriage certificate of his son Alfred to Suzannah in 1865.24,25 Featherstone was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in 219 City Road, Finsbury, London, England, Featherstone was a house agent.26 Featherstone died in 1868 in Islington, London, England, Featherstone lived in Camden Street, Islington.27 Featherstone was buried on 21 August 1868 in Islington Cemetery, Islington, London, England.28

Children of Featherstone Greathead and Sophia Charlotte Swindon

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1279494.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past - baptisms.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812.
  5. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Page 120 St George, Hanover Square marriage indexes by Harlian Society vol XXIV Mar 1824-1837.
  6. [S40029] The Genealogist website.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921.
  8. [S47012] Find my past Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850.
  9. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/602/18.
  10. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/608/41.
  11. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/612/38.
  12. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/625/28.
  13. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/633/100.
  14. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/637/72 and 73.
  15. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/637/160 and 161 and 191.
  16. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 Ancestry Scotland census Reels 1-51 Parish Number 465 ED 2 Page 28 - www.Scotlandpeople.gov.uk - HO107 Piece 465/)) Folio 2 Pages 27 and 28.
  17. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47 - 645 pages160 and161 and CUST47 - 648 page 178.
  18. [S40045] Newspapers Lloyds weekly London newspaper - 11 August 1844 -- Norwich Mercury.
  19. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/653/19 and 20.
  20. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/658/150 and 151.
  21. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) CUST47/665/93 and CUST47/667/93.
  22. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1698 Folio 297 Page 7.
  23. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, Electoral Registers, 1832-1965.
  24. [S45001] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of daughter.
  25. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  26. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 202 Folio 13 Page 19.
  27. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1868/Q3 Islington Volume 1b Page 243.
  28. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.
  29. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  30. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1850/Q4 Wirral Volume XIX Page 308?
  31. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1852/Q1 Shoreditch Volume 1c Page 182 and 1852/Q2 Shoreditch Volume 1c Page 166.

Thomas Ridsdale1

#5619, b. about 1766, d. 1835
Last Edited=29 Dec 2008
     Thomas Ridsdale was born about 1766.1,2 He was the son of James Ridsdale and Elizabeth Robinson. He married Elizabeth Calvin in 1794 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England.3 He was a housepainter of Catterick. Thomas died in 1835.3 Thomas was buried on 24 July 1835 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England.3,2

Children of Thomas Ridsdale and Elizabeth Calvin

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  3. [S250] Emails between John Lisle and Jan Cooper from 24 December 2008.

Elizabeth Ridsdale1

#5620, b. August 1775
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     Elizabeth Ridsdale was born in August 1775.1 She was the daughter of William Ridsdale and Jane Reynold.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.

John Ridsdale1

#5621, b. June 1777
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     John Ridsdale was born in June 1777.1 He was the son of William Ridsdale and Jane Reynold.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.

John Ridsdale1

#5622, b. December 1787
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     John Ridsdale was born in December 1787. He was the son of William Ridsdale and Jane Reynold.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.

William Ridsdale1

#5623, b. 1753, d. 1829
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     William Ridsdale was born in 1753.2 He was a labourer of Tunstall. He married Jane Reynold, daughter of John Reynold. His wife Jane died on 1809.2 William died in 1829.2 William was buried on 11 July 1829 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England, aged 76.2,3

Children of William Ridsdale and Jane Reynold

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S250] Emails between John Lisle and Jan Cooper from 24 December 2008.
  3. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.

Jane Reynold1,2

#5624, b. about 1755, d. 1809
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Jane Reynold was born about 1755.3 She was the daughter of John Reynold. She married William Ridsdale. Jane died in 1809.3 Jane was buried on 30 January 1809 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England.

Children of Jane Reynold and William Ridsdale

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/Wills/Wills2K.html
  3. [S250] Emails between John Lisle and Jan Cooper from 24 December 2008.

George Ridsdale1

#5625, b. 16 January 1793
Last Edited=29 Dec 2008
     George Ridsdale was born on 16 January 1793.1 He was the son of William Ridsdale and Jane Reynold. He married Ann Johnson in 1815 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S250] Emails between John Lisle and Jan Cooper from 24 December 2008.