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Jane Ridsdale1

#5626, b. February 1795
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     Jane Ridsdale was born in February 1795.1 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.

Elizabeth Calvin1,2

#5627, b. about 1760, d. 1842
Last Edited=29 Dec 2008
     Elizabeth Calvin was born about 1760.3 She married Thomas Ridsdale, son of James Ridsdale and Elizabeth Robinson, in 1794 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England.2 Her husband Thomas died on 1835.2 Elizabeth was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, Elizabeth was of independant means.4 Elizabeth died in 1842 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.2,5 Elizabeth was buried on 21 August 1842 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England.2,3

Children of Elizabeth Calvin and Thomas Ridsdale

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.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1250/12 Folio 17 Page 6.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1842/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 24 Page 297.

William Ridsdale1

#5628, b. 7 July 1796
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     William Ridsdale was born on 7 July 1796.1 He was the son of Thomas Ridsdale and Elizabeth Calvin.

Sources of Information

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

Ann Mary Ridsdale1

#5629, b. 24 July 1799, d. 1855
Last Edited=29 Dec 2008
     Ann Mary Ridsdale was born on 24 July 1799.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Ridsdale and Elizabeth Calvin. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Elizabeth Ridsdale.2 Ann died in 1855 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.3,4 Ann was buried on 4 June 1855 in St Anne, Catterick, Yorkshire, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1250/12 Folio 17 Page 6.
  3. [S250] Emails between John Lisle and Jan Cooper from 24 December 2008.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1855/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 319.
  5. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.

Thomas Roger Ridsdale1

#5630, b. 25 December 1801
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     Thomas Roger Ridsdale was born on 25 December 1801.1 He was the son of Thomas Ridsdale and Elizabeth Calvin.

Sources of Information

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

Roger Ridsdale1

#5631, b. 17 July 1803
Last Edited=7 Nov 2004
     Roger Ridsdale was born on 17 July 1803.1 He was the son of Thomas Ridsdale and Elizabeth Calvin. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Catterick, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Elizabeth Ridsdale.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S5595] Emails between Anne Dunlop née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1250/12 Folio 17 Page 6.

Ada Elizabeth Evetts1,2

#5632, b. 1873, d. 30 December 1952
Last Edited=11 Sep 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Ada Elizabeth Evetts was born in 1873 in Sheldon, Warwickshire, England.1,3,4 She was the daughter of William Evetts.5 She married Arthur William Greathead, son of William Greathead and Jane Elizabeth Ingerthorpe, on 11 April 1898 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by William and Sarah Evetts. Arthur was a carpenter.6,7 In the census of 31 March 1901 she was listed as the wife of Arthur William Greathead.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 52 Harvey Road, Yardley, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Arthur William Greathead.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ada was listed as living at 52 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband Arthur. And their children Doris, Gwendoline and Daisy. Arthur was a skilled joiner.10 Her husband Arthur died on 27 September 1940 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 69.1,11 Ada died on 30 December 1952 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,12

Children of Ada Elizabeth Evetts and Arthur William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009/10.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1898/Q2 Solihull Volume 6d Page1158.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2922 folio 84 Page 3.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18653 RG78 Piece 1115 registration district 392 sub district 1 enumeraton district 5 schdule number 165.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 738.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1952/Q4 Birmingham Volume 9C Page 412.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q3 Solihull Volume 6d Page 634.

Cyril Bernard Greathead1

#5633, b. 14 May 1911, d. 1953
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Cyril Bernard Greathead was born on 14 May 1911 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. He married Lilian Florence Garner in 1934 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Cyril was listed as living at 20 Yew Tree Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Lilian. Cyril was a greengrocer dealer.3 Cyril died in 1953 in 116 Rectory Park Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.5,6 Cyril was buried in January 1953 in Yardley Cemetery, Yardley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.7 Cyril did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 4 March 1953 to Lilian his widow in Birmingham. His effects were valued at £1,655 16s 10d.6

Child of Cyril Bernard Greathead and Lilian Florence Garner

  • John A Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q2 Solihull Volume 6d Page 651.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556I/002.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 11.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 506.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Frederick William Greathead1

#5634, b. 28 April 1907, d. 11 October 1984
Last Edited=11 Sep 2017
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Frederick William Greathead was born on 28 April 1907 in Mill Lane, Solihull, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Frederick Thomas Greathead and Jessie Tarplee. In the census of 2 April 1911 in Mill Lane, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of Frederick Thomas Greathead.5 He married Hilda Beatrice Gunn in 1931 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Frederick was listed as living at 30 Kennington Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, England with his wife Hilda. And their son David. Frederick was a universal grinder.4 Hilda was sadly afflicted with arthritis and was eventually bed ridden and virtually paralysed. Frederick looked after her until her death.7,8 His wife Hilda died on 2 July 1974 in Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, aged 71.8,9 Frederick died on 11 October 1984 in 6 Sunnyside Road, Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, aged 77 from lung cancer.7,2,10,11 He was buried on 17 October 1984 in The Cemetery, Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, in plot 221 Entry No.14137 & 14138.9 Administration papers were issued with a will on 20 May 1985 in Bristol. His effects were described at not exceeding £40,000.11

Children of Frederick William Greathead and Hilda Beatrice Gunn

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S4200] Letters between Maureen Greathead née Hale and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1907/Q2 Solihull Volume 6d Page 663.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1984B/010/22.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18639 RG78 Piece 1115 Registration district 392 sub district 1 enumeration district 1 schedule number 200.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1931/Q2 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 457.
  7. [S4204] E-mails between Alison Mary Crowter née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 24 February 2008.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1974/Q3 Weston Volume 22 Page 1296.
  9. [S4216] Emails between Tony Meighan and Jan Cooper from 8 May 2000.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - Weston October 1984 22 - 1335 - 1084.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 8551404070M.

Hilda Beatrice Gunn1

#5635, b. 1 July 1903, d. 2 July 1974
Last Edited=17 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Hilda Beatrice Gunn was born on 1 July 1903 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She married Frederick William Greathead, son of Frederick Thomas Greathead and Jessie Tarplee, in 1931 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Hilda was listed as living at 30 Kennington Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, England with her husband Frederick. And their son David. Frederick was a universal grinder.3 Hilda was sadly afflicted with arthritis and was eventually bed ridden and virtually paralysed. Frederick looked after her until her death.5,6 Hilda died on 2 July 1974 in Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, aged 71.6,7 She was buried on 8 July 1974 in The Cemetery, Weston Super Mare, Somerset, England, in plot 221. The inscription reads: Hilda B Greathead died 2 July 1974, aged 71. In loving memory, at rest with the Lord.7

Children of Hilda Beatrice Gunn and Frederick William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q3 Aston Volume 6a Page 252.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1984B/010/22.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1931/Q2 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 457.
  5. [S4204] E-mails between Alison Mary Crowter née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 24 February 2008.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1974/Q3 Weston Volume 22 Page 1296.
  7. [S4216] Emails between Tony Meighan and Jan Cooper from 8 May 2000.
  8. [S4200] Letters between Maureen Greathead née Hale and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.

Gwendoline Iris Greathead1

#5636, b. 19 July 1914, d. October 1994
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Gwendoline Iris Greathead was born on 19 July 1914 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. She married Michael P Carroll in 1936 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, After the marriage it was discovered that Michael was already married and therefore he was a bigamist and his actual surname was Kennedy. The marriage was annulled and Michael was jailed.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Gwendoline Iris Greathead was listed as living at 52 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her parents Gwendoline was an electrical accessories viewer.5 She married Satcha Leonard Perry in 1973 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6 Gwendoline died in October 1994 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 80.7

Child of Gwendoline Iris Greathead

  • Anthony David Greathead8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 845.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 1324.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1973/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 757.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 1994 Birmingham District No 0611N Reg No N50A Ent No 088 Dor 1094.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes -.

Doris Rose Greathead1,2

#5637, b. 28 March 1913, d. March 1993
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Doris Rose Greathead was born on 28 March 1913 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,4 She was the daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Doris Rose Greathead was listed as living at 52 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her parents Doris was a confectionery cake maker.5 She married Arthur H Langley in 1963 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6 Doris died in March 1993 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S12792] Emails between Wendy Collinson ID 12792 and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 817.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1963/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 1002.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - March 1993 Birmingham Reg HS2A Dist 0611H Entry 11 age 80.

Daisy Elizabeth Greathead1,2

#5638, b. 27 April 1903, d. 1974
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Daisy Elizabeth Greathead was born on 27 April 1903 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England.3,4 She was the daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. She was baptised on 20 May 1903 in Christ Church, Sparkbrook, Warwickshire, England, the family lived in 413 Goldsmithillock Road and her father was a carpenter.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 52 Harvey Road, Yardley, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur William Greathead she was at school.6 She witnessed the marriage of Gladys Lilian Greathead and Arthur Roberts on 25 October 1924 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England.7,8 She witnessed the marriage of Arthur William Greathead and Ethel May Kemp on 2 May 1925 in St Andrew, Bordesley, Warwickshire, England.1,9,8 She married Edwin F Morris on 8 December 1928 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read on 18 and 25 November and 2 December. The ceremony was witnessed by Sydney Morris and Arthur William Greathead. Edwin was a sheet metal worker.10,8 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Daisy Elizabeth Morris was listed as living at 52 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her parents Daisy was an electrical accessories viewer.11 Daisy died in 1974 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.12

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S12792] Emails between Wendy Collinson ID 12792 and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q2 Solihull Volume 6d Page 650.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18653 RG78 Piece 1115 registration district 392 sub district 1 enumeraton district 5 schdule number 165.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Birmingham S Volume 6d page 398.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6D Page 106.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q4 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 371.
  11. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1974/Q1 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 464.

Winifred May Greathead1,2

#5639, b. 6 December 1901, d. 14 December 1984
Last Edited=20 Feb 2017
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Winifred May Greathead was born on 6 December 1901 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England.3 She was the daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. She was baptised on 5 January 1902 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, her family lived in Hay Mills and her father was a carpenter.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 52 Harvey Road, Yardley, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur William Greathead she was at school.5 She married Thomas Cyril Hutchins in 1919 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Winifred was listed as living at 50 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband Thomas. Thomas was a house decorator and painter.7 Her husband Thomas died on 1957 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.8 Winifred died on 14 December 1984 aged 83.9

Children of Winifred May Greathead and Thomas Cyril Hutchins

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S12792] Emails between Wendy Collinson ID 12792 and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q1 Solihull Volume 6d Page 605.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18653 RG78 Piece 1115 registration district 392 sub district 1 enumeraton district 5 schdule number 165.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 1422.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q2 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 370 age 61.
  9. [S87] E-mails between Stephen Martin William Hutchins and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.

Gladys Lilian Greathead1,2

#5640, b. 6 June 1900, d. 1979
Last Edited=13 Feb 2017
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Gladys Lilian Greathead was born on 6 June 1900 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England.3,4,2,5 She was the daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts. She was baptised on 15 July 1900 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, the family lived in Hay Mills and her father was a carpenter.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 2 Kingweston Villas, Flora Road, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur William Greathead.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 52 Harvey Road, Yardley, Solihull, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Arthur William Greathead she was at school.8 She married Arthur Roberts on 25 October 1924 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read on 5, 12 and 19 October. The ceremony was witnessed by A W Greathead and D E Greathead. Arthur was a wine cleaner, Gladys was a pawnbroker's assistant.9,10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Gladys was listed as living at 8 Keats grove, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband Arthur. Arthur was a wire cleaner and an ARP Warden.11 Gladys died in 1979 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.12

Child of Gladys Lilian Greathead and Arthur Roberts

Sources of Information

  1. [S4785] Letters between Andrew Greathead and Jan Cooper from 17 March 2003.
  2. [S12792] Emails between Wendy Collinson ID 12792 and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q3 Solihull Volume 6d Page 619.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2922 folio 84 Page 3.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18653 RG78 Piece 1115 registration district 392 sub district 1 enumeraton district 5 schdule number 165.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Birmingham S Volume 6d page 398.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  11. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5590F/011.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q2 Birmingham Volume 32 Page 149.

Alice Sleddon

#5641, b. 14 October 1906, d. 1959
Last Edited=13 Jan 2017
     Alice Sleddon was born on 14 October 1906 in Blackpool, Lancashire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Sleddon and Ann Salthouse. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 5 Limpsfield Road, Brightside, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Sleddon.3 She married Cyril Greathead, son of George Edwin Greathead and Edith Woolley, on 26 February 1927 in The Register Office, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, By certificate Cyril age 21 to Alice age 20 witnessed by William Sleddon and Emily Meredith
Alice lived at 41 Limpsfieth Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Alice was listed as living at 35 Westnall Terrace, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England with her husband Cyril. And their daughter Irene. Cyril was a railway shunter.5 Alice died in 1959 in Wortley, Yorkshire, England.6

Child of Alice Sleddon and Cyril Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Fylde Volume 8e Page 634.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - RG101/3534H/016.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 27982 RG78 Piece 1599 Registration District 510 Sub District 6 Enumeration District 23 Schedule Number 81.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 788.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3534H/016/33.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1959/Q4 Wortley Volume 2d Page 702.

Arthur Roberts1

#5643, b. 13 May 1899
Last Edited=13 Feb 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Arthur Roberts was born on 13 May 1899.2 He married Gladys Lilian Greathead, daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts, on 25 October 1924 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read on 5, 12 and 19 October. The ceremony was witnessed by A W Greathead and D E Greathead. Arthur was a wine cleaner, Gladys was a pawnbroker's assistant.3,2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Arthur was listed as living at 8 Keats grove, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Gladys. Arthur was a wire cleaner and an ARP Warden.4

Child of Arthur Roberts and Gladys Lilian Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S12792] Emails between Wendy Collinson ID 12792 and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Birmingham S Volume 6d page 398.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5590F/011.

Edwin F Morris

#5644
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Edwin F Morris married Daisy Elizabeth Greathead, daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts, on 8 December 1928 in St Edburgha, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read on 18 and 25 November and 2 December. The ceremony was witnessed by Sydney Morris and Arthur William Greathead. Edwin was a sheet metal worker.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q4 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 371.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.

Thomas Cyril Hutchins

#5645, b. 21 December 1896, d. 1957
Last Edited=20 Feb 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 25 - Thomas Greathead
     Thomas Cyril Hutchins was born on 21 December 1896 in Solihull, Warwickshire, England.1 He married Winifred May Greathead, daughter of Arthur William Greathead and Ada Elizabeth Evetts, in 1919 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Thomas was listed as living at 50 Harvey Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Winifred. Thomas was a house decorator and painter.3 Thomas died in 1957 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.4

Children of Thomas Cyril Hutchins and Winifred May Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q1 Solihull Volume 6d Page 564.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 1422.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5556H/009.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q2 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 370 age 61.
  5. [S87] E-mails between Stephen Martin William Hutchins and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.

Sarah Dowson1

#5646, b. 14 November 1873, d. 1952
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Sarah Dowson was born on 14 November 1873.2,3 She married Arthur John Moore in 1896 in Darlington, Durham, England.1,4 Her husband Arthur died on 1908 in Darlington, Durham, England, Arthur sadly hanged himself.1,5 She married Robert Greathead, son of John George Greathead and Margaret Anne Moore, in 1909 in Darlington, Durham, England, Robert and Sarah met on a railway station.6,7,8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 7 Leymour Street, Bishop Auckland, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Robert Greathead.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Sarah was listed as living at 5 St Andrews Place, Bradford, Yorkshire, England with her husband Robert. And their children Leonard and Ruby. Robert was and cart and wheel wright.10 Sarah died in 1952 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.11

Children of Sarah Dowson and Arthur John Moore

Children of Sarah Dowson and Robert Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S8231] Emails between Adrian Dyche and Jan Cooper from 26 April 2005.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3332B/010.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q2 Darlington Volume 10a Page 26.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Darlington Volume 10a Page 77.
  6. [S3194] Letters between Owen Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 July 1996.
  7. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Darlington Volume 10a Page 32.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29718 RG78 Piece 1721 Registration District 547 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 16 Schedule Number 256.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3332B/010/14.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q2 Bradford Volume 2b Page 58.

Michael Yarker1

#5648
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Michael Yarker married Eleanor Fidler.

Child of Michael Yarker and Eleanor Fidler

Sources of Information

  1. [S22] E-mails between David Campbell and Jan Cooper from 15 April 2003.

Eleanor Fidler1

#5649
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Eleanor Fidler married Michael Yarker.

Child of Eleanor Fidler and Michael Yarker

Sources of Information

  1. [S22] E-mails between David Campbell and Jan Cooper from 15 April 2003.

Mary A Potts

#5650, b. 1900, d. 1937
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary A Potts was born in 1900 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Potts and Elizabeth Musgrave. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 15 Beech Street, Benwell, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of Robert Potts.2 She married Ralph Greathead by certificate, son of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman, on 13 January 1926 in Sunderland, Durham, England, The marriage was witnesssed by R H Kennedy and FI Urner. Ralph was a shipyard labourer and Mary lived at 17 Vinet Street, Sunderland.3 Mary died in 1937 in Sunderland, Durham, England.4

Children of Mary A Potts and Ralph Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 726.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4776 Folio 137 Page 49.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 939.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 448.