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Martha Piercey1

#5976
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
     Martha Piercey was the daughter of Joseph Piercey and Eliza Susanna Warren.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

Evelina Reid1

#5977, b. 1 May 1902
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Evelina Reid was born on 1 May 1902 in Greens Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey. She married John Bishop Benson.1

Children of Evelina Reid and John Bishop Benson

  • Kathleen Benson
  • Harold Benson
  • Dale Benson

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

John Bishop Benson1

#5978
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John Bishop Benson married Evelina Reid, daughter of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey.1

Children of John Bishop Benson and Evelina Reid

  • Kathleen Benson
  • Harold Benson
  • Dale Benson

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

Emma Susie Reid1

#5979, b. 3 November 1903, d. 1904
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Emma Susie Reid was born on 3 November 1903 in Greens Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey. Emma died in 1904.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

Levinia Maud Reid1

#5980, b. 2 August 1905, d. 1967
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Levinia Maud Reid was born on 2 August 1905 in Greens Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey. Levinia died in 1967.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

James Harold Reid1

#5981, b. 20 August 1908
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     James Harold Reid was born on 20 August 1908 in Greens Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.1 He was the son of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

Elsie Maud Reid1

#5982, b. 24 August 1917
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Elsie Maud Reid was born on 24 August 1917 in Greens Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada.1 She was the daughter of Joshua Reid and Sara Elizabeth Piercey.

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.

Dora Bland

#5987, b. 1894
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-granddaughter of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Dora Bland was born in 1894 in Bolton, Lancashire, England.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Bland and Ada Ellen Tunley. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 421 Salford Road, Bolton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Joseph Bland.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q4 Bolton Volume 8c Page 394.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3604 Folio 62 Page 12.

Mary Cockfield1

#5988
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary Cockfield married Richard Greathead, son of William Greathead, on 19 November 1738 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, They were both of the chapelry of Hipswell.2

Children of Mary Cockfield and Richard Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541.

William Greathead1

#5989, b. about 1755, d. 4 July 1828
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 6 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd cousin 1 time removed of George Greathead
2nd great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was born about 1755.2 He was the son of Richard Greathead and Mary Cockfield. He was baptised on 13 September 1757 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth Robinson on 30 June 1783 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 9, 15 and 22 June. The ceremony as wtnessed by Leonard Fevers and John Wells.3,4,5 William died on 4 July 1828.6

Children of William Greathead and Elizabeth Robinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  3. [S13] E-mails between Norma and Jan Cooper from 19 December 1999.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  5. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  6. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541.

Isabella Bell1

#5990, b. about 1845
Last Edited=29 Dec 2007
     Isabella Bell was born about 1845 in Ravensworth, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of James Bell and Ann Whitelock.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Gilling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Ann Bell Isabella was living with her mother and her aunts Ann Bell and Sarah Thairlwall.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4875 Folio 23 Page 14.

George Greathead1

#5991, b. 1753, d. 22 June 1831
Last Edited=19 Mar 2017
Relationships
2nd cousin 6 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Father of George Greathead
2nd great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     George Greathead was born in 1753.1 He was the son of George Greathead. He married Hilton Pearson, daughter of Georgius Pearson and Hylton Middleton, on 1 April 1786 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2 George died on 22 June 1831 in Hudswell, Yorkshire, England.1,3 George was buried in St Michael and All Angels, Hudswell, Yorkshire, England, Hudswell near to the right of the porch with with the monumental inscription - Hilton wife of George Greathead of Waitworth who died September 1796 aged 51 years George Greathead died 22 June 1831 aged 78 years.1,4 George and Hilton were buried in the same grave.4

Children of George Greathead and Hilton Pearson

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541
    Kathleen transcribed as Hilton Farkson.
  3. [S229] Emails between Gill née Edmondson and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.
  4. [S21091] Emails between Helen Harrison and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.

Hilton Pearson1

#5992, b. 13 July 1746, d. 6 September 1796
Last Edited=2 Dec 2017
Relationship
Mother of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Hilton Pearson was born on 13 July 1746.1,2 She was the daughter of Georgius Pearson and Hylton Middleton.2 She was baptised on 30 July 1746 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2 She married George Greathead, son of George Greathead, on 1 April 1786 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.3 Hilton died on 6 September 1796 in Hudswell, Yorkshire, England, aged 50.1,4,5 Hilton was buried in St Michael, Hudswell, Yorkshire, England, Hudswell near to the right of the porch with with the monumental inscription - Hilton wife of George Greathead of Waitworth who d Sep 1796 aged 51 years George Greathead d 22 Jun 1831 aged 78 years.1,5 George and Hilton were buried in the same grave.6

Children of Hilton Pearson and George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Girling-Green-Sweitzer Family History.
  3. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541
    Kathleen transcribed as Hilton Farkson.
  4. [S229] Emails between Gill née Edmondson and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.
  5. [S47012] Find my past North Yorkshire MI.
  6. [S21091] Emails between Helen Harrison and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.

Hilton Greathead1,2

#5993, b. 14 March 1790, d. 1835
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
3rd cousin 5 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Sister of George Greathead
3rd great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead (#1)
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead (#2)
     Hilton Greathead was baptised on 14 March 1790 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of George Greathead and Hilton Pearson. She married Joseph Firby, son of John Firby and Jane Greathead, on 19 December 1809 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, Joseph and Hilton came from Catterick and were cousins. Joseph descending from William and Hilton from William's brother Richard.3,2 Hilton died in 1835 following the birth of her 12th child aged 45 years.4 Hilton was buried on 16 July 1835 in St Michael and All Angels, Hudswell, Yorkshire, England.4

Children of Hilton Greathead and Joseph Firby

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 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541
    Kathleen had previously stated 19 February 1809.
  4. [S21091] Emails between Helen Harrison and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  6. [S229] Emails between Gill née Edmondson and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.

Joseph Firby1,2

#5994, b. 27 April 1783, d. 1864
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 5 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin of George Greathead
3rd great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead (#1)
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead (#2)
     Joseph Firby was born on 27 April 1783 in Broakes, Hudswell, Yorkshire, England.3,4 He was the son of John Firby and Jane Greathead. He married Hilton Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Hilton Pearson, on 19 December 1809 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, Joseph and Hilton came from Catterick and were cousins. Joseph descending from William and Hilton from William's brother Richard.5,2 His wife Hilton died on 1835 following the birth of her 12th child aged 45 years.3 Joseph died in 1864 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.6

Children of Joseph Firby and Hilton Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S21091] Emails between Helen Harrison and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.
  4. [S229] Emails between Gill née Edmondson and Jan Cooper from 19 July 2008.
  5. [S5984] Emails between Kathleen Lopez and Jan Cooper from 20 January 2001 Bishop Transcripts of Hipswell 1680 - 1900 Film # 0207541
    Kathleen had previously stated 19 February 1809.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q1 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 377.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com.

Nancy Lees1

#5995
Last Edited=7 Mar 2007
Nancy Lees
     Nancy Lees was the daughter of Charles Albert Lees.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S4882] Emails between Robert George Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.

Alexander Huitson1

#5996, b. 1860
Last Edited=12 Mar 2007
     Alexander Huitson was born in 1860 in Jarrow, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of John Huitson and Janet Allen.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Lumleys Yard, Gateshead, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Huitson.3,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q2 South Shields Volume 10a Page 491.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3801 Folio 86 Page 33.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Luke and Eeano marriage 1875/Q4 Darlington Volume 10a Page 16.

Eleanor Huitson1

#5997, b. about 1862
Last Edited=12 Mar 2007
     Eleanor Huitson was born about 1862 in Gateshead, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of John Huitson and Janet Allen.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Cannon Inn, Chirton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Huitson she was a scholar.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 17 Billy Mill Lane, Chirton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Huitson.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 5114 Folio 95 Page 7.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 5076 Folio 58 Page 21.

Margaret Huitson1

#5998, b. about 1873
Last Edited=12 Mar 2007
     Margaret Huitson was born about 1873 in Percy Main, Northumberland, England.1 She was the daughter of John Huitson and Janet Allen.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 17 Billy Mill Lane, Chirton, Northumberland, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Huitson she was a scholar.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 5076 Folio 58 Page 21.

Jane Dixon Lamb1

#6000, b. about 1842, d. 1906
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
     Jane Dixon Lamb was born about 1842 in Elwick, Belford, Durham, England.2 She was the daughter of Nicholas Lamb and Jane Dobling. She married Eli Rogers, son of Eli Rogers, in 1865 in Durham, England, Eli was a 31 year old widower at the time of his marriage to Jane Lamb, witnessed by Jane's sister Mary Ann Lamb and her husband to be Matthew Carr.1,3 Jane was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Harriet Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Eli was a painter living with his wife and daughter.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Trimdon Village, Trimdon, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Eli Rogers.5 I have assumed Eli died before 1884 as Jane Dixon Rogers remarried.2 She married Thomas Southeron, son of William Southeron, on 24 August 1884 in Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in South Street, Trimdon, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Southeron.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 57 Clarendon Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Southeron.8 Jane died in 1906 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.9

Children of Jane Dixon Lamb and Eli Rogers

Child of Jane Dixon Lamb and Thomas Southeron

Sources of Information

  1. [S6025] Emails between Catherine Mooney and Jan Cooper from 2 June 2000 until she died.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 209.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4914 Folio 13 Page 20.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4904 Folio 68 Pages 9 and 10.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 165.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4057 Folio 84 Page 10.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4642 Folio 178 Page 40.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 89 age 64.