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Thomas Rivers1

#5876
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Thomas was a prolific Victorian nurseryman of Rivers Nursery which was established in 1730 and sold by the family in 1985. His plant breeding and development resulted in the "early rivers" nectarines, plums, cherries, peaches and most famous pear. He also introduced the late Valencia orange into California USA.1

Child of Thomas Rivers

Sources of Information

  1. [S3000] Emails between Joy Greathead and Jan Cooper 19 August 2004.

John Greathead1

#5877, b. 12 April 1845, d. 1916
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
Great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     John Greathead was born on 12 April 1845 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Isaac Greathead and Ann Morrall. He was baptised on 13 September 1847 in St Philip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Margaret, Elizabeth, William, John, George, Isaac and Ann were all baptised together. This may suggest that after the baptism of their first child in 1832 they followed another religion. Non-conformity in Birmingham at this time was extremely popular. For some reason the family must have decided to return to the Church of England in 1847 and rebaptise their children.7,3,8,6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 42 Lawley Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of Isaac Greathead.9,1 He married Harriet Bolstridge, daughter of Josiah Bolstridge, on 1 August 1864 in St Martin, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Josiah Bolstridge and Elizabeth Bolstridge. John was a brass founder.1,10,11,12,13 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at 36 Railway Terrace, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, John was a brass hinge drawer.14 John signed on on 15 October 1878 into 66th Infantry Brigade at Lichfield. His regimental number was 2107. He was 24 years and 11 months old he had previously been in 1st Warwickshire Militia. He signed with his mark. John was five foot six inches tall, with a fresh complexion, blue eyes and light brown hair. His chest measurement was 37 inches. He embarked for Ceylon on 11 December 1879.4,15 John stayed in Ceylon for almost five years returning on 30 November 1884.12 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 25 Gibb Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, John was a carriage lamp maker.16 John was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 1Ch 39 Ho Cam Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, John was a brassworker.17 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 6 James Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the father in law of Thomas Kennedy John was a brass dresser. He and Harriet had ten children prior to 1911 five of which had died by 1911.18 John died in 1916 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.19 John was buried in April 1916 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.20

Children of John Greathead and Harriet Bolstridge

Sources of Information

  1. [S26] E-mails between Martyn Parsons and Jan Cooper from 2004.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1845/Q2 Birmingham Volume XVI Page 292.
  3. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  4. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO97/2930/62.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers and parish register transcripts, 1715-1965 Church of England. St. Philip's Cathedral (Birmingham) Film 0813724.
  8. [S12345] Emails between Nigel Hicks and Jan Cooper from 18 December 2004.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2061 Folio 605 Page 12 FHL film 0087318.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 141.
  11. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  12. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO97 - 2930 - 62.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  14. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3144 Folio 68 Page 27.
  15. [S40000] Website Find my past - British Army Service Records 1760-1915.
  16. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2403 Aston Emumeration district 9, St Basil Parish, Folio 36 page 14 schedule 77.
  17. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2824 Folio 26 Page 43.
  18. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18068 RG78 Piece 1097 Registration district 384 sub district 3 enumeration district 8 schedule number 308.
  19. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 257.
  20. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Isaac Greathead

#5878, b. 27 December 1811, d. 3 April 1877
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
Grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Isaac Greathead was born on 27 December 1811 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 He was the son of John Greathead and Elizabeth Brisband. He was baptised on 27 December 1825 in St Philip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,1,3 He married Ann Morrall on 25 December 1831 in St Peter and Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England, after banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Blinkarne and George Greathead.4,5,6 He witnessed the marriage of Peter Greathead and Frances Turley on 25 December 1833 in St Peter and St Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England.7,6 Isaac was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in New Canal Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Isaac was living with his wife and children. He was listed as a bellowsmaker.8 Isaac was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 42 Lawley Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Isaac was a bellows maker who would have made bellows for the use in organs or with blacksmith's fires.9,4 He witnessed the marriage of Isaac Jarvis and Betsey Greathead on 23 March 1857 in St Bartholomew, Edgebaston, Warwickshire, England.10,11 Isaac was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in 47 Vauxhall Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Isaac was a bellows maker.12 His wife Ann died on 5 May 1871 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.13,14 Isaac was buried in April 1877 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.15 Isaac died on 3 April 1877 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 65.16,14

Children of Isaac Greathead and Ann Morrall

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers and parish register transcripts, 1715-1965 Church of England. St. Philip's Cathedral (Birmingham) Film 0813720.
  2. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  3. [S12345] Emails between Nigel Hicks and Jan Cooper from 18 December 2004.
  4. [S26] E-mails between Martyn Parsons and Jan Cooper from 2004.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Aston, 1677-1835 Church of England. Parish Church of Aston (Warwickshire) Film 0501833.


  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  7. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  8. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1145/8 Folio 9 Page 11.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2061 Folio 605 Page 12 FHL film 0087318.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1857/Q1 Kings N Volume 6c Pge 469.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  12. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2146 Folio 89 Page 29.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 103.
  14. [S290] E-mails between Greg McCann and Jan Cooper from 22 February 2010.
  15. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1877/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 81.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q1 Aston Volume 6d Page 287.

Ann Morrall1,2

#5879, b. 1811, d. 5 May 1871
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
     Ann Morrall was born in 1811 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.1,3 She married Isaac Greathead, son of John Greathead and Elizabeth Brisband, on 25 December 1831 in St Peter and Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England, after banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Blinkarne and George Greathead.1,4,5 She witnessed the marriage of Peter Greathead and Frances Turley on 25 December 1833 in St Peter and St Paul, Aston, Warwickshire, England.2,5 In the census of 6 June 1841 in New Canal Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Isaac Greathead.6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 42 Lawley Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Isaac Greathead.7,1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 47 Vauxhall Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Isaac Greathead.8 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 2 Porchester Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the boarder of Isaac Jarvis Ann was also Isaac's mother in law.9 Ann was buried in May 1871 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.10 Ann died on 5 May 1871 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.11,12

Children of Ann Morrall and Isaac Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S26] E-mails between Martyn Parsons and Jan Cooper from 2004.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts for Aston, 1677-1835 Church of England. Parish Church of Aston (Warwickshire) Film 0501833.


  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  6. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1145/8 Folio 9 Page 11.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2061 Folio 605 Page 12 FHL film 0087318.
  8. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2146 Folio 89 Page 29.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3123 Folio 135 Page 12.
  10. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 103.
  12. [S290] E-mails between Greg McCann and Jan Cooper from 22 February 2010.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q1 Aston Volume 6d Page 287.

Harriet Bolstridge1

#5880, b. about 1845, d. 1918
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
     Harriet Bolstridge was born about 1845 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Josiah Bolstridge. She married John Greathead, son of Isaac Greathead and Ann Morrall, on 1 August 1864 in St Martin, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Josiah Bolstridge and Elizabeth Bolstridge. John was a brass founder.1,4,5,6,7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 36 Railway Terrace, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead Harriet was a charwoman.8 Harriet was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in 15 Greens Village, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, M1.9 Harriett and her son Samuel were living in Ashley Street were charged with assaulting bailiffs who went to seize goods and met with opposition. The bailiffs were kicked and punched and much of the furniture damaged. They were fined 5s.10 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 25 Gibb Street, Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.11 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 1Ch 39 Ho Cam Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 6 James Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the mother in law of Thomas Kennedy.12 Her husband John died on 1916 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.13 Harriet died in 1918 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.14 Harriet was buried in July 1918 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.15

Children of Harriet Bolstridge and John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S26] E-mails between Martyn Parsons and Jan Cooper from 2004.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2824 Folio 26 Page 43.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 141.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  6. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) WO97 - 2930 - 62.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3144 Folio 68 Page 27.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2979 folio 74 page 9 FHL film 1341713.
  10. [S40045] Newspapers Birmingham Daily Post - 27 September 1888.
  11. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2403 Aston Emumeration district 9, St Basil Parish, Folio 36 page 14 schedule 77.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18068 RG78 Piece 1097 Registration district 384 sub district 3 enumeration district 8 schedule number 308.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 257.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1918/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 233.
  15. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Josiah Bolstridge1

#5881
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Josiah Bolstridge was a Railway Policeman.

Child of Josiah Bolstridge

Sources of Information

  1. [S26] E-mails between Martyn Parsons and Jan Cooper from 2004.

Thomas Smith

#5882, b. about 1854
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Thomas Smith was born about 1854 in Bolton, Lancashire, England.1 He married Mary Ellen Greathead, daughter of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow, on 18 May 1883 in Holy Trinity, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Samuel Crossley (X) and Eleanor Crossley (X) Thomas was a carpenter and his father was John Smith a weaver. Mary's father Richard was a spinner.2,3,4,5 Thomas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 52 Martin Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Thomas was a gas lamplighter and lived with his wife and children.6 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 10 Noble Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Thomas is listed as a foreman lamp lighter.7

Children of Thomas Smith and Mary Ellen Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 332 - GoONS.
  3. [S40000] Website Lancashire online parish clerk project - LDS film 1966126 Marriages 1877 -1886 page 173 entry 346.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 21/5/346.
  5. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3121 Folio 41 Page 31.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3627 Folio 123 Page 22.

Thomas Barlow

#5883, b. about 1859
Last Edited=8 Feb 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Thomas Barlow was born about 1859 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,2 He was the son of Robert Barlow and Margaret ...3,2 He married Louisa Greathead, daughter of Richard Greathead and Elizabeth Barlow, on 24 June 1882 in St Peter, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony had been witnessed by Henry Barlow and Mary Ellen Greathead (X). Louisa gave her address as 13 Back Ormrod Street and Thomas a roller turner lived at 7 Howell Croft.4,5,1,6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 7 Howell Croft, Bolton, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of Robert Barlow Thomas was a roller turner living with his parents, wife and son. His brother in law was lodging with them.7 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 7 Howell Croft North, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Thomas was a labourer in the iron foundry living with his wife, son and two year old adopted son Arthur H Turner.8 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 84 Leicester Street, Bolton, Lancashire, England, Thomas was a labourer in the moulding shop in the iron foundry living with his wife, son and adopted son, Arthur Turner aged 12 who was working as a little spinner.9

Child of Thomas Barlow and Louisa Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930 - son Thomas marriage register.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q2 Bolton Volume 8c Page 389 - GoONS.
  5. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 18/28/106.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3124 Volume 145 Page 19.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3629 Folio 79 Page 35.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN23390 RG78PN1365 RD461 SD7 ED6 SN324.

James Martyn Greathead1,2

#5884, b. about 1834, d. 1867
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     James Martyn Greathead was born about 1834 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales.1 He was the son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek. He was baptised on 13 October 1834 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales.3,4 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Petters Street, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead.5 He was a Merchants Clerk in 1851. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead James was a merchants clerk.6 He married Esther Rugg, daughter of Thomas Rugg, on 14 July 1859 in St George, Bloomsbury, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by George Rugg, Maria and Ellen Alamaine. Martyn was a merchant living at 36 Great Ruffell Street, Esther lived in Dagenham.7,8,9 James was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Castle Dale House, Welch Street, Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales, James was a schoolmaster and Methodist Local Preacher.10 James died in 1867 in Victoria, Australia.11,12

Children of James Martyn Greathead and Esther Rugg

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004.
  3. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 IGI.
  4. [S40000] Website Find my past - Wales Births and Baptisms 1541-1907.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 Piece 1362/2 Folio 36 Page 21.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  7. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q3 St Giles Volume 1B Page 545.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3976 Folio 34 Page 26.
  11. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria lookups in Victoria and South Australian BDM CD's and BISA Reg number 8830
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  12. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 8830.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q" Chepstow Volume 11a Page 7.

Joseph Gibson

#5885, b. about 1865, d. before 1929
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
     Joseph Gibson was born about 1865 in Ingelby Arncliffe, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Mary Hannah Greathead, daughter of Henry Greathead and Mary Thackeray, in 1889 in All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 24 November, 1 and 8 December.2,3,4 Joseph was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Station View, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Joseph was a joiner living with his wife.5 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Romanby, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, Joseph was a railway joiner.6 Joseph died before 1929.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1165.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C46NO/2/388.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4027 Folio 26 Page 14.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4597 Folio 7 Page 5.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

John Henry Greathead1

#5886, b. 1839
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     John Henry Greathead was born in 1839 in Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales.2,3,4 He was the son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek. He was baptised about 1840 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales.5,6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead John was a scholar.7 He witnessed the marriage of Mary Wythe Collins and Francis Tiddy Greathead on 30 October 1860 in Stalbridge, Dorset, England.8,9,10 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Segonluin Terrace, Llanbeblig, Caernarvonshire, Wales, he was listed as the lodger of Catherine Hughes a landed proprietress, her sister Jane and niece Laura Thomas. John was a stationer.11 John enlisted into 10th Infantry of the US army on 21 January 1866. He was described as having blue eyes, brown hair, fair complexion and being 5 foot 6 inches tall. His occupation was a bookseller. He was discharged on 16 November 1866.12 He married Mary J Collins.

Child of John Henry Greathead and Mary J Collins

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1839/Q2 Anglesey Volume XXVII Page 391.
  3. [S40000] Website www.northwalesbmd.org.uk - AMLWCH/01/E243.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 IGI.
  6. [S40000] Website Find my past - Wales Births and Baptisms 1541-1907.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  8. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q4 Sturminster Volume 5a Page 559.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - Dorset Parish records.
  11. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 4342 Folio 71 Page 23.
  12. [S40000] Website Find my past - United States Army Enlistments 1798-1914.

Nicholas T Greathead

#5887, b. 1837
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Nicholas T Greathead was born in 1837 in Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek. He was baptised on 18 October 1837 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales.5,6 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Petters Street, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead.7 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead Nicholas was a scholar.8 In the census of 1861 in New Brunswick, Canada, he was listed as lodging with James Henry Russell. There were many others lodging at the same time. I guess all searching for a better life! His occupation was listed as a clerk.9 He married Laura Jack. Nicholas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 2 April 1871 in St Andrews, New Brunswick, Canada, Nicholas was a Caskin NBCRR living with his wife nd children.10 Nicholas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 4 April 1881 in St Stephen, Charlotte, New Brunswick, Canada, Nicholas was a R W Accountant living with his wife and five children.11 Nicholas was working in East Oakland as a clerk in 1889 for Freight Auditor's Office S.P.Co.12 His wife Laura died on 1895 in San Francisco, California, USA.3,13 In the census of 1 June 1900 in Alameda, California, USA, he was listed as the father of Robert G Greathead Nicholas was a bookkeeper.14 In the census of 20 April 1910 in Oakland, Almeda, California, USA, he was listed as the boarder of Richard Chamberlain and his wife. He worked as a clerk.15 Nicholas was listed as the head of the household of on the census of 5 January 1920 in Capay, Yolo, California, USA, he was widowed.16

Children of Nicholas T Greathead and Laura Jack

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1837/Q4 Anglesey Volume 27 Page 285.
  2. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website www.northwalesbmd.org.uk - AMLWCH/01/E23.
  5. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 IGI.
  6. [S40000] Website Find my past - Wales Births and Baptisms 1541-1907.
  7. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 Piece 1362/2 Folio 36 Page 21.
  8. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - 1861 Census of Canada, New Brunswick, York.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - 1871 Census of Canada, St Andrews, Charlotte, New Brunswick.
  11. [S41882] Canada Census 1881 - 4 April 1881St Stephen, Charlotte, New Brunswick FHL film 137581,5 NA Film number C-13179, District 26, Sub district J, page number 43, household number 225 Family search website.
  12. [S40000] Website www.ancestry.com - San Francisco, California Directories 1889-91.
  13. [S40000] Website http://www.ohgen.net/ - San Francisco newspapers ...SF1895-4353.
  14. [S41900] US Census 1900 (T623) - 1 June 1900 T623 Roll 82 Page 3A Enumeration District 385.
  15. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Roll 70 Page 101A Enumeration District 123 Part 4 Line 23.
  16. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T626 - Roll 12B Page 2A ED 221 Image 231.

Richard Methley Greathead1,2

#5888, b. 13 September 1842, d. 10 May 1902
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Richard Methley Greathead was born on 13 September 1842 in Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales, Richard was the twin of William George and was born at 9:45 am.3,4,5,6 He was the son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek. He was baptised on 16 September 1842 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, Richard was baptised with his brother William.7,8 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead William was a scholar.9 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 40 Coupland Street, Chorlton upon Medlock, Manchester, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the servant of John Blundrett, he was a grocer.10 Richard married Anne Cantrill on 28 April 1864 in Manchester Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,11,12 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 2 April 1871 in 41 Pickford Street, Stretford, Cheshire, England, Richard was a clerk in a grey cloth warehouse.13 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in 41 Pickford Street, Stretford, Cheshire, England, Richard was a clerk in the Manchester warehouse.14 Richard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 72 Raby Street, Moss Side, Lancaster, Lancashire, England, Richard was a clerk in a shipping weyhouse.15 Richard was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 225 Princess Rd, Moss Side, Lancashire, England, Richard was a clerk - commercial.16 Richard died on 10 May 1902 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, aged 59.17,18

Children of Richard Methley Greathead and Anne Cantrill

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1842/Q3 Anglesey Volume XXVll Page 352.
  4. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 IGI.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S40000] Website www.northwalesbmd.org.uk - AMLWCH/01/E144.
  7. [S91] E-mails between Martin Raper and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  8. [S40000] Website Find my past - Wales Births and Baptisms 1541-1907.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2884 Folio 38 Page 29.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q2 Manchester Volume 8d Page 217.
  12. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CATH/149/103.
  13. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3972 folio 71 page 40.
  14. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3887 Folio 32 page 11 FHL film 1341928.
  15. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3201 Folio 81 Page 42.
  16. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3711 Folio 25 Page 2.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q2 Manchester Volume 8d Page 158.
  18. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004.

William George Greathead1

#5889, b. 13 September 1842, d. 3 May 1870
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     William George Greathead was born on 13 September 1842 in Llangefni, Anglesey, Wales, William was the twin of Richard and was born at 9:30 am.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Samuel Greathead and Jane Treweek. He was baptised on 16 September 1842 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, William was baptised with his brother Richard.6,7 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, he was listed as the son of Samuel Greathead Richard was a scholar.8 He married Maria Cantrill, daughter of Henry John Cantrill, on 18 March 1866 in Manchester Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by James William McConnell and Sarah Ellen Scott. William was a book keeper and gave his address as 24 Bold Street in Hulme, Maria wgave her address as 33 Dudley Street in Hulme.9,3,10,11 He was a clerk on 30 January 1870. William died on 3 May 1870 in Manchester, Lancashire, England, aged 27.12,3,4,13

Children of William George Greathead and Maria Cantrill

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1842/Q3 AngleseyVolume XXVll Page 352.
  3. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S40000] Website www.northwalesbmd.org.uk - AMLWCH/01/E143.
  6. [S91] E-mails between Martin Raper and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - Wales Births and Baptisms 1541-1907.
  8. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q1 Manchester Volume 8d Page 322.
  10. [S245] Emails between Keith Percy and Jan Cooper from 13 November 2008.
  11. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CATH/158/230.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q2 Barton Volume 8c Page 345.
  13. [S40000] Website www.cheshirebmd.org.uk - STR/12/37 age 28.

Edward Greathead1,2

#5895, b. about 1625
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
8th great-grandfather of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd great-grandfather of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Edward Greathead was born about 1625.2

Child of Edward Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.

William Greathead1

#5896, b. about 1650
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th great-grandfather of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-grandfather of George Greathead
Son of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was born about 1650 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Edward Greathead. He was baptised on 6 January 1650/51 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1,3 He married Jane ... in 1671.4

Children of William Greathead and Jane ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers, 1593-1893 Church of England. Parish Church of Northallerton (Yorkshire) Films 0550540 and 055054, 6909964 Number of Fiche: 1.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Entry by LDS member, also suggests that Wiliam was baptised c1646 in Catterick and Jane about 1650 also in Catterick.
  5. [S24593] E-mails between Stephen Johnston and Jan Cooper from 11 January 2010.

Jane ...1

#5897, b. about 1655
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th great-grandmother of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-grandmother of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Jane ... was baptised about 1655.2 She married William Greathead, son of Edward Greathead, in 1671.3

Children of Jane ... and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Entry by LDS member, also suggests that Wiliam was baptised c1646 in Catterick and Jane about 1650 also in Catterick.
  4. [S24593] E-mails between Stephen Johnston and Jan Cooper from 11 January 2010.

William Greathead1

#5898, b. 1 September 1672
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th great-grandfather of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-uncle of George Greathead
Grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was baptised on 1 September 1672 in Scotton, Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of William Greathead and Jane ...

Children of William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S24593] E-mails between Stephen Johnston and Jan Cooper from 11 January 2010.
  3. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.
  4. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Film Transcripts #0207541 C of LDS Bishops Transcripts of Hipswell 1680-1900.

Richard Greathead1

#5899, b. 31 May 1674
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-grandfather of George Greathead
Grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Richard Greathead was baptised on 31 May 1674 in Scotton, Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2,1 He was the son of William Greathead and Jane ... He married Ann Richardson on 24 May 1703 in Scotton, Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, both Richard and Ann were from Scotton.3

Children of Richard Greathead and Ann Richardson

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.
  3. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Film Transcripts #0207541 C of LDS Bishops Transcripts of Hipswell 1680-1900.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JWXC-7F3 : accessed 25 Aug 2014), Richard Greathead in entry for Anne Greathead, 16 Apr 1710; citing HIPSWELL,YORK,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 0894247, 0207541.

William Greathead1

#5900, b. 6 October 1706, d. before 1715/16
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
1st cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
Great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was baptised on 6 October 1706 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of William Greathead.3 I have assumed William died before 1715/16 as another child was born and given the same name.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Film Transcripts #0207541 C of LDS Bishops Transcripts of Hipswell 1680-1900.
  4. [S16094] Emails between Juli Shore and Jan Cooper from 6 March 2004.