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William McNamara1

#5708, b. 21 June 1911
Last Edited=1 Nov 2017
     William McNamara was born on 21 June 1911.1 He married Edith Olive Greathead, daughter of William Constantine Greathead and Edith Olive Ovendon, in 1935 in St Thomas, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, Edith and Bill had two boys, one died in infancy.2,3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register William was listed as living at 11 Ware Street, Stockton, Durham, England with his wife Edith. William was a chemical works labourer.4

Children of William McNamara and Edith Olive Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5181] Letters between Norman Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 188 - S-48-14-0-483.
  3. [S5561] Emails between Thelma Richardson née Hill and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2003.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2812J/00.

John James Crane1

#5709, b. 1886, d. 1930
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John James Crane was born in 1886 in South Shields, Durham, England.2,3,4 He married Sarah Elizabeth Scottow in 1906 in South Shields, Durham, England.2,5 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 95 Palmerston Street, South Shields, Durham, England, John was a dock labourer in the ship yard living with his wife and two children in their two romed home.6 John died in 1930 in South Shields, Durham, England.7

Children of John James Crane and Sarah Elizabeth Scottow

Sources of Information

  1. [S5181] Letters between Norman Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q1 South Shields Volume 10q Page 771.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 S Shields Volume 10a Page 1304.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30304 RG78 Piece 1745B Registration District 556 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 45 Schedule Number 226.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q4 S Shields Volume 10a Page 745 age 44.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q1 S Shields Volume 10a Page 1638.

Annie Greathead

#5710, b. 1913, d. 1937
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Annie Greathead
     Annie Greathead was born in 1913 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 She was the daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. Annie died in 1937 in Chichester, Sussex, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q3 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1436.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q1 Chichester Volume 2b Page 739 age 24.

George Thomas Williams1

#5711, b. about 1882
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     George Thomas Williams was born about 1882 in Gloucestershire, England.2 He married Julia Elizabeth Greathead, daughter of Samuel F Greathead and Elizabeth Hyde, in 1908 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.3 George was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 3 Emlyn Terrace Clydach Vale, Rhondda, Gloucestershire, England, George was a cola miner hewer living with his wife and two small children in their six roomed home.4

Children of George Thomas Williams and Julia Elizabeth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S8592] Letters between Iris Campbell née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 September 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Pontypridd Volume 11A Page 1095.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 32369 RG78 Piece 1853B Registration District 589 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 41 Schedule Number 164.

Ann Greathead1

#5714, b. about 1784
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Ann Greathead was born about 1784. She was the daughter of Paul Greathead and Ann Dent. She was baptised on 7 March 1784 in Spennithorne, Yorkshire, England.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  2. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996 Peter suggested that b 1778.

Samuel Greathead1

#5715
Last Edited=14 Jan 2013
     Samuel Greathead married Ann Cookson in 1668 in Giggleswick, Yorkshire, England.2

Children of Samuel Greathead and Ann Cookson

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Community trees.

Muriel Edmondson

#5716, b. 9 April 1912
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 22 - Thomas Greathead
     Muriel Edmondson was born on 9 April 1912.1 She married Sidney Ivan Greathead, son of William Greathead and Martha Highfield, in 1936 in East Retford, Nottinghamshire, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Muriel was listed as living at 27 West Carr Road, East Retford, Nottinghamshire, England with her husband Sidney. With their son Michael. Sidney was a General Office Clerk.1 Her husband Sidney died on 12 February 1974 in St Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, aged 61 he was a clerk.3,4,5 She married ... Pilkington before 1991 It would appear from the National Register that Muriel married again to a Mr Pilkington before 1991.1

Child of Muriel Edmondson and Sidney Ivan Greathead

  • Michael I Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6213B/019.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q1 E Retford Volume 7B Page 34.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria Digger Death Index Victoria 1921-1985 Registration number 4383.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 4393.
  5. [S40000] Website Public Record Office in Victoria.

Nora Basford1

#5718, b. 18 February 1913, d. 3 January 1974
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Nora Greathead née Basford
     Nora Basford was born on 18 February 1913. She married George William Greathead, son of William Constantine Greathead and Edith Olive Ovendon, in 1933 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Nora was listed as living at 52 Hill Street West, Stockton, Durham, England with her husband George. And their daughter Edith. George was Red Leader at the Shipyard.3 Nora died on 3 January 1974 in 80 Camden Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 60.4,5 Nora did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 2 October 1974 in Newcastle upon Tyne. Her effects were valued at £2,900.5

Children of Nora Basford and George William Greathead

  • Edith Pamela Greathead
  • Maureen Denise Greathead
  • Michael Greathead
  • Robin Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5561] Emails between Thelma Richardson née Hill and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 149.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2813C/020/30.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1974/Q2 C Cleveland Volume 3 Page 1997.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 742214662F.