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Adam Blenkhorn1,2

#7676, b. about 1804, d. 8 August 1840
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Adam Blenkhorn was born about 1804.3 He married Catherine Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Ruth Whitelock, on 6 February 1830 in Downholme, Yorkshire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Rebecca Greathead and John Lodge.1,2,4 Adam died on 8 August 1840 in Reeth, Yorkshire, England.5,6,7 Adam was buried in St Michael and All Angels, Downholme, Yorkshire, England, The headstone above Adam and Catherine's grave states that their son Francis was also buried there. Their son Adam who died in Australia and interred at Daylesford, Victoria is also mentioned on the headstone.3,7

Children of Adam Blenkhorn and Catherine Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006.
  4. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northallerton Record Office.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1840/Q3 Reeth Volume XXIV Page 295.
  7. [S40000] Website www.dalesgenealogy.com/Downholme/adamblenkhorn.html.

Martha Greathead1,2

#7678, b. 9 August 1772
Last Edited=7 Feb 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Martha Greathead was baptised on 9 August 1772 in St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk, England.1,3,4 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Martha Cooper. She married Henry Holding on 22 September 1788 in Over Acre, Warwickshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S9057] Emails between Judith Lancefield and Jan Cooper from 24 March 2003.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - PG Page 8135.
  4. [S40000] Website Find my past Norfolk baptisms.

Henry Holding1,2

#7679
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Henry Holding married Martha Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Martha Cooper, on 22 September 1788 in Over Acre, Warwickshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000 Thought surname Hollyoak.
  2. [S9051] Emails between Claud Worville Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2007.
  3. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Samuel Greathead1,2

#7680, b. 27 August 1781, d. 20 April 1833
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Samuel Greathead was born on 27 August 1781 in Shoreditch, London, England.3 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Martha Cooper. He was baptised on 2 September 1781 in Saint Leonard's, Shoreditch, London, England.1,2 He married Ann Sole on 7 March 1808 in Minster, Sheppey, Sheerness, Kent, England, after the banns being read. Both were from Queensborough Bethel Chapel an independent church. The marriage was witnessed by William and James (brothers) Greathead, Mary Overton and Thomas Sole.2,3 Samuel died on 20 April 1833 in Clifton Road, Saint Leonard's, Shoreditch, London, England, aged 51.2,4 Samuel was buried on 28 April 1833 in Southwark Chapel, Long Lane, Bermondsey, London, England.4

Children of Samuel Greathead and Ann Sole

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S9057] Emails between Judith Lancefield and Jan Cooper from 24 March 2003.
  3. [S9051] Emails between Claud Worville Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2007.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970 - RG4 Piece 4224 and 4374.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.

Esther Maud McLean1

#7681, b. 1863, d. 1867
Last Edited=2 Mar 2008
     Esther Maud McLean was born in 1863 in New South Wales, Australia.1 She was the daughter of James McLean and Jane Veale Huthnance. She was adopted by Alfred when he married Jane.1 Esther died in 1867 in Victoria, Australia.2,1,3,4,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [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 5173
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  4. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  5. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 5173.

Elizabeth Greathead1

#7682, b. 9 August 1810, d. 15 September 1818
Last Edited=16 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Elizabeth Greathead was baptised on 9 August 1810 in Marske, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Ruth Whitelock. Elizabeth died on 15 September 1818 in Marske, Yorkshire, England, aged 8.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northallerton Record Office.
  3. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  4. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006.

George Greathead1

#7683, b. 30 November 1811, d. 27 March 1812
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     George Greathead was baptised on 30 November 1811 in Marske, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Ruth Whitelock. George died on 27 March 1812 in Marske, Yorkshire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northallerton Record Office.

Hutton Greathead1

#7684, b. about 1813, d. 13 June 1880
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Hutton Greathead was born about 1813 in Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Ruth Whitelock. He was baptised on 22 August 1813 in Marske, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,3,4 Hutton was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 104 Princes Road, Lambeth, London, England, Hutton was unmarried and working as a Collector of poor rates.5 He died on 13 June 1880 in Helmsley, Yorkshire, England.6,7 The will of Hutton was proved on 31 July 1880 at the Principal Register by William Dent of 297 Kennington Road, Lambeth in the County of Surrey. He was a Provision dealer and Matthew Whitelock Bell of High Street, Wandsworth in the County of Surrey, a Chemist the Executor. He was late of 336 Coldharbour Lane, Brixton in the County of Surrey. He was listed as a Gentleman and died at Helmsley in the County of York. His personal estate was valued at under £3,000.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1678-1876 Church of England. Parish Church of Marske (near Richmond, Yorkshire) Film 0207559.
  4. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northallerton Record Office.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1572 Folio 39 Page 17.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q2 Helmsley Volume 9d Page 271.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office LDS film 186630.

Robert Wilberforce1

#7685, d. 1768
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Robert Wilberforce married Elizabeth Bird.1 Robert died in 1768.1

Children of Robert Wilberforce and Elizabeth Bird

Sources of Information

  1. [S230] Emails between Michael Bailey and Jan Cooper from 30 July 2008.

Alfred Methley Greathead1

#7686, b. about 1868, d. 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Alfred Methley Greathead was born about 1868.1 He was the son of Alfred Methley Greathead and Jane Veale Huthnance. Alfred died in 1896 in Western Australia, Australia.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S40000] Website www.justice.wa.gov.au - Registration number 345 - age 28.

William Henry Burgess1

#7687, b. 28 February 1819, d. 30 June 1886
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     William Henry Burgess was born on 28 February 1819 in London, England.1 He was the son of William Burgess and Mary Ann Allcock. He was baptised on 19 March 1820 in St Mary, Marylebone Street, Marylebone, London, England.1 He married Susanna Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Martha Milner, on 4 November 1849 in Hackney, London, England.1,2 He and Susanna Burgess emigrated leaving England and arrived in Natal on 12 May 1856. They left Durban for Verulam in February 1858.3 He was a Chemist. William died on 30 June 1886 in Barrett's Berlin, Transvaal, South Africa, aged 67.1

Children of William Henry Burgess and Susanna Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q4 Hackney Volume 3 Page 174.
  3. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000 Gx3 Aunt of Anne Shuttleworth.

William Burgess1

#7688, b. 9 October 1803, d. 1828
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     William Burgess was baptised on 9 October 1803 in St Mary, Luton, Bedfordshire, England.1 He married Mary Ann Allcock on 2 June 1816 in Ealing, Middlesex, England, Mary was William's first wife.2 He married Sarah ... 2nd wife.1 William died in 1828.1

Child of William Burgess and Mary Ann Allcock

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000 Middlesex register of marriages 1582-1837 Volume 17.

Mary Ann Allcock1

#7689
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary Ann Allcock married William Burgess on 2 June 1816 in Ealing, Middlesex, England, Mary was William's first wife.2

Child of Mary Ann Allcock and William Burgess

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000 Middlesex register of marriages 1582-1837 Volume 17.

Sarah ...1

#7690
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     Sarah ... married William Burgess 2nd wife.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

William Comber Burgess1

#7691, b. 1855, d. 13 March 1909
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     William Comber Burgess was born in 1855 in Dover, Kent, England.1 He was the son of William Henry Burgess and Susanna Greathead. He was an unmarried Wesleyan Minister, the first Methodist missionary in Zambia.1 William died on 13 March 1909 in J.F.M.Oosthuizen's house, "Doornfontein", Chipongwe, Northern Rhodesia, South Africa.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Maria Upton Burgess1

#7692, b. 17 December 1857, d. 16 October 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Maria Upton Burgess was born on 17 December 1857 in Durban, South Africa.1 She was the daughter of William Henry Burgess and Susanna Greathead. She was baptised on 7 February 1858 in Durban, South Africa.1 She married Benjamin Rhodes Barrett, son of William Barrett and Mary Rhodes, on 30 June 1875 in Middleburg, Transvaal, South Africa.1 Her husband Benjamin died on 7 January 1919 in Greytown, Natal, Durban, South Africa, aged 75.1 Maria died on 16 October 1929 in Rosebank, Cape Town, South Africa, aged 71.1 Maria was buried in Mowbray Cemetery, Cape Town, South Africa.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Benjamin Rhodes Barrett1

#7693, b. 15 November 1843, d. 7 January 1919
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Benjamin Rhodes Barrett was born on 15 November 1843 in Dunkeswick, Harewood, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of William Barrett and Mary Rhodes. He married Maria Upton Burgess, daughter of William Henry Burgess and Susanna Greathead, on 30 June 1875 in Middleburg, Transvaal, South Africa.1 Benjamin died on 7 January 1919 in Greytown, Natal, Durban, South Africa, aged 75.1 Benjamin was buried in St John's Churchyard, Pinetown, Natal, Durban, South Africa.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

William Barrett1

#7694
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     William Barrett married Mary Rhodes.

Child of William Barrett and Mary Rhodes

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Mary Rhodes1

#7695
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     Mary Rhodes married William Barrett.

Child of Mary Rhodes and William Barrett

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Helena Rose Kannenmeyer1

#7696, b. about 1856, d. 26 June 1889
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Helena Rose Kannenmeyer was born about 1856 in Montagu, Cape Town, South Africa.1 She was the daughter of Johannes Kannenmeyer and Annie Britz. She married Thomas Johan Cornelius Greathead, son of Samuel Greathead and Magdaline Henrietta Petronella Britz, on 27 May 1880 in Cape Town, South Africa, Helena was Thomas's first wife.1 Helena died on 26 June 1889 in Richmond, Victoria, Australia.1,2,3,4 The will of Helena was proved on 8 August 1889 to her husband Thomas, a builder. She was described as late of Chestnut Street, Richmond.5

Children of Helena Rose Kannenmeyer and Thomas Johan Cornelius Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [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 9584 age 33
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 9584.
  4. [S40000] Website http://www.eggsa.org/newspapers/index.php/…
  5. [S40000] Website www.proarchives.imagineering.com.au.

Johannes Kannenmeyer1

#7697
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Johannes Kannenmeyer married Annie Britz.

Child of Johannes Kannenmeyer and Annie Britz

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Annie Britz1

#7698
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Annie Britz married Johannes Kannenmeyer.

Child of Annie Britz and Johannes Kannenmeyer

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Minnie Purvis1

#7699
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Minnie Purvis was born in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.1 She married Thomas Johan Cornelius Greathead, son of Samuel Greathead and Magdaline Henrietta Petronella Britz, in 1890 Minnie was Thomas's second wife.1,2,3,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  2. [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 5165
    Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888.
  3. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 5165.
  4. [S354] E-mail and spreadsheet from David Evans Guild member in Australia.

Andrew Black1

#7700
Last Edited=31 Oct 2004
     Andrew Black married Margaret Couzens.

Child of Andrew Black and Margaret Couzens

Sources of Information

  1. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.