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George Robert Graham Greathead

#8301, b. 1862, d. before 1866
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     George Robert Graham Greathead was born in 1862 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1 He was the son of George Robert R Graham and Sarah Greathead. I believe he died before 1866 as another son born then and given the same names.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1862/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 68.
  2. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

George Robert Graham Greathead

#8302, b. 1866, d. 1932
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     George Robert Graham Greathead was born in 1866 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1 He was the son of George Robert R Graham and Sarah Greathead. In the census of 2 April 1871 in 7 Skinner Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of George Robert R Graham George was a scholar.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Hartburn Cottage, East Hartburn, Durham, England, he was listed as the brother of William E Graham.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Elton Grange Farm, Elton, Durham, England, he was listed as the brother in law of William Thompson George was a cowman.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Smith House Farm, Elton, Durham, England, he was listed as the visitor of William Thompson.5 George died in 1932 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.6 George was buried on 24 May 1932 in Oxbridge Lane Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 88.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4905 Folio 94 Page 27.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4894 Folio 131 Page 20 - copy not available.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4629 Folio 22 Pages 22 and 23.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN29588 RG78PN1717B RD544 SD1 ED42 SN2.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 91.
  7. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.

Thomas Hammond1

#8304
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Thomas Hammond was a shingler.

Child of Thomas Hammond

Sources of Information

  1. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.

Christopher Bell1

#8305, b. 14 August 1802
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Christopher Bell was born on 14 August 1802 in Ellerbeck, Osmotherley, Yorkshire, England.2,3 He was the son of Willam Bell and Mary ...3 He married Emma Abbott on 5 April 1823 in Osmotherley, Yorkshire, England.3 Kitty was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in 39 Thomas Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Kitty was a labourer living with his wife and grandaughter Jane.4

Child of Christopher Bell and Emma Abbott

Sources of Information

  1. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S213] E-mails between Barbara Anderson and Jan Cooper from 4 January 2008.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3704 Folio 13 Page 20.

George William Bullock1

#8306, b. 1901, d. 1935
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     George William Bullock was born in 1901 in West Ham, London, England.2 He married Louisa Jane Bettis in 1920 in Poplar, London, England.3 He was a lighterman. George died in 1935 in West Ham, London, England.1,4

Child of George William Bullock and Louisa Jane Bettis

Sources of Information

  1. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q3 W Ham Volume 4a Page 185.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 1080.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q3 W Ham Volume 4a Page 240.

George Christopher Greathead1

#8307, b. 1867, d. 1915
Last Edited=13 Apr 2019
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     George Christopher Greathead was born in 1867 in Whitechapel, London, England.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Paul Greathead and Emma Seaman. In the census of 2 April 1871 in 9 Well Street, Whitechapel, London, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Paul Greathead George was a scholar.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Mary Ann Street, St George in the East, London, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Paul Greathead George was a messenger.5 He married Louisa M Steel, daughter of Peter Steel, on 25 December 1888 in Christ Church, Whitechapel, London, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Caroline Steel (who gave her mark) and Henry Mitchell after the banns were read on 9th, 16th and 23rd December. George gave his occupation as a foreman. They both gave their address as 29 Brick Lane.6,7,8,9 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in 8 Romford Street, Mile End Old Town, London, England, George was a geneal labourer.10 He was was a ships clerk working in the London docks and his sons followed him into the docks finishing up as managers.7 George was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Sheriden Street, St George in the East, London, England, George was a ships clerk.11 George died in 1915 in Poplar, London, England.12

Children of George Christopher Greathead and Louisa M Steel

Sources of Information

  1. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1867/Q2 Whitechapel Volume 1c Page 411.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 526 folio 6 page 8.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 0451 Folio 65 page 38 FHL film 1341098.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1888/Q4 Whitechapel Volume 1c Page 721 - kindly sent by Renee Ponsford - GOoNS.
  7. [S13562] Emails between Renée Ponsford née Bore and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2005.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages - London Metropolitan Archives, Christ Church, Spitalfields, Book of banns, P93/CTC1, Item 209.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages - London Metropolitan Archives, Christ Church, Spitalfields, Register of marriages, P93/CTC1, Item 035.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 301 Folio 9 Page 15.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 312 Folio 117 page 39.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Poplar Volume 1c Page 603.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 690.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q2 West Ham Volume 4a Page 85.

Louisa M Steel1

#8308, b. 1865, d. 1938
Last Edited=13 Apr 2019
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Louisa M Steel was born in 1865 in St George in the East, London, England, to German parents.2,3 She was the daughter of Peter Steel.4 She married George Christopher Greathead, son of Thomas Paul Greathead and Emma Seaman, on 25 December 1888 in Christ Church, Whitechapel, London, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Caroline Steel (who gave her mark) and Henry Mitchell after the banns were read on 9th, 16th and 23rd December. George gave his occupation as a foreman. They both gave their address as 29 Brick Lane.5,2,6,7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 8 Romford Street, Mile End Old Town, London, England, she was listed as the wife of George Christopher Greathead.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 she was listed as the wife of George Christopher Greathead.9 Her husband George died on 1915 in Poplar, London, England.10 She died in 1938 in Poplar, London, England, from TB.11,2

Children of Louisa M Steel and George Christopher Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  2. [S13562] Emails between Renée Ponsford née Bore and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2005.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - Possibly 1863/Q1 St Saviour Volume 1d Page 22.
  4. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  5. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1888/Q4 Whitechapel Volume 1c Page 721 - kindly sent by Renee Ponsford - GOoNS.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages - London Metropolitan Archives, Christ Church, Spitalfields, Book of banns, P93/CTC1, Item 209.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages - London Metropolitan Archives, Christ Church, Spitalfields, Register of marriages, P93/CTC1, Item 035.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 301 Folio 9 Page 15.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 312 Folio 117 page 39.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Poplar Volume 1c Page 603.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 332.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 690.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q2 West Ham Volume 4a Page 85.

George Alfred Greathead1,2

#8309, b. 13 September 1889, d. 19 March 1946
Last Edited=13 Apr 2019
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     George Alfred Greathead was born on 13 September 1889 in 23 Sheriden Street, St George in the East, London, England.3,4 He was the son of George Christopher Greathead and Louisa M Steel. He was baptised on 20 October 1889 in Christ Church, Watney Street, St George in the East, London, England.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 8 Romford Street, Mile End Old Town, London, England, he was listed as the son of George Christopher Greathead.6 On 8 October 1894 George and Mary were admitted to Betts Street School. Their home address was 28 Denmark Street in Tower Hamlets.7 Siblings George and Mary were admitted into Betts Street School on 2 March 1896. Their home address was 15 Prospect Place in Tower Hamlets.7 George and Mary were admitted to Highway School on 11 May 1896. George moved on 28 May 1898 to the boys school and Mary moved on 22 August 1898 to the Mixed Julior school.8 George was admitted to Lower Chapman Street School on 31 May 1898.9 Mary and George attended on 13 March 1899 Senrab Street School and their address was 77 Heath Street in Tower Hamlets.9 George was admitted to Lower Chapman School on 12 November 1900. His home address was listed as 3 Sheriden Street.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Sheriden Street, St George in the East, London, England, he was listed as the son of George Christopher Greathead.10 He was also known by the name of Georgie Greathead.11 He married Lily Coombs, daughter of Ernest Charles Coombs and Eliza Harriett Dennett, on 4 November 1911 in St Saviour's, Poplar, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by William Henry Coombs and Elizabeth Coombs. George was listed as a ships clerk and both he and Lily gave their address as 49 Bygrove Street which was her fathers home.1,12,13 He was a Ships general clerk.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register George was listed as living at 24 Ravenscroft Road, West Ham, London, England, with his wife Lily. And their children five children May who was listed as incapacitated, Albert who was a shorthand typist and book-keeper, Ronald, Joyce and Alfred. George was a ships clerk.14 George died on 19 March 1946 in Guys Hospital, Southwark, London, England, aged 56.15,1 George was buried in Surbiton Cemetery, Lower Marsh Lane, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, England, on 26 March 1946 in grave number 6585 Section XVII Class C.16,17

Children of George Alfred Greathead and Lily Coombs

Sources of Information

  1. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  2. [S3738] Emails between Celia Lane née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 January 2003.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1889/Q4 St Geo E Volume 1c Page 351.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1041A/015/11.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Christ Church, Watney Street, Register of baptisms, P93/CTC2, Item 011.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 301 Folio 9 Page 15.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 - Ref LCC/EO/DIV05/BET/AD/004.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 - Ref LCC/EO/DIV05/HWY/AD/008.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 - Ref LCC/EO/DIV05/SEN/AD/005.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 312 Folio 117 page 39.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 312 Folio 118 Page 39.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 874.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Saviour, Poplar, Register of marriages, P88/SAV, Item 007.
  14. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1041A/015.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q1 Southwark Volume 1d Page 21.
  16. [S40000] Website www2.kingston.gov.uk/GraveRecords/.
  17. [S40000] Website Billiongraves.

Mary Virginia Greathead1

#8310, b. 14 March 1922, d. 17 July 2005
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
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
Mary Virginia Stanley née Greathead
     Mary Virginia Greathead was born on 14 March 1922 in Big Four, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomason Greathead and Victoria Tori Day. In the census of 1 April 1940 in Browns Creek, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Thomason Greathead Mary was a store manager in a retail grocery store.3 She married Dennis Pershing Stanley on 3 November 1946 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, after a licence was issued on 28 October. Dennis was nicknamed Dick.4,5,6 Her husband Dennis died on before 2005.4 Mary died on 17 July 2005 in Glennwood Park Retirement Village, Princetown, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA, aged 83 after a long illness.4,2 Mary was buried in 2006 in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princetown, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA,

Her obituary read:" Mary V. Stanley, 83, of Glennwood Park Retirement Village, Princeton, formerly of Big Four, went to be with Lord early Sunday, July 17, 2005 at the retirement home after a long illness. Born March 14, 1922 in Big Four. She was the daughter of the late Thomas C. Greathead and Victoria Tori Day Greathead. She was affiliated with the Protestant Faith, she was a former McDowell County Deputy in the Accessor's office in Welch, and was a resident of Big Four most of her life. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis P. "Dink" Stanley; two sisters, Evaline Greathead and Doris Turner; three others, Thomas Conklin "Conk" Greathead, William Henry Greathead, and Sam Greathead. Survivors include one sister, Opal Sawyers of 109 Fairview Street, Princeton; two special nieces, Darlene Goodson and husband, Wayne of Princeton, Carol Collins and husband, Connie of Bluefield; three sisters-in-law, Mary Louise Stanley of Fairview, Tenn., Edith Greathead of Bluefield, Phillis Greathead of Abingdon, Va; several additional nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday, July 19, 2005 at 1 p.m. at the Roselawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, Princeton, with the Rev. Douglas Williams officiating. Burial will follow after service. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at the Mausoleum by 1 p.m. If desired Memorial contributions may be made to one's favourite charity. There will be no visitation nor funeral at the Funeral Home. Arrangements by Widener Funeral Home. Kimball/Northfork."4,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-4422 Page 3a Enumeration District 24-41.
  4. [S40000] Website www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  6. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  7. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Find a grave.

George William Greathead1

#8311, b. 8 May 1917, d. 19 January 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
George William Greathead
     George William Greathead was born on 8 May 1917 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England.2,1,3,4 He was the son of Charles William Greathead and Edith Staves. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register George William Greathead was listed as living at Moorfield, Lockington, Yorkshire, England, with his parents George was a shepherd and tractor driver assisting his father.5 He married Vera Isabel Norris on 2 August 1941 in Holderness, Yorkshire, England.6,1 His son Charles died on 1 April 1967 aged 19.1,7,8 His wife Vera died on 7 April 1987 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England, aged 69.9,10 George died on 19 January 2003 in Emmanuel Nursing Home, 17 Southfield, Hessle, Yorkshire, England, aged 85.1,11,12 He was buried in St Marys, South Dalton, Yorkshire, England, The beautiful church has a spire of over 200 feet. He is buried with his wife and their memorial stone reads " Vera Isabel Greathead died 7 April 1987 aged 69. George William Greathead died 19 January 2003 aged 85.10,13 The will of George was proved on 6 March 2003 to his daughter Judith Anne Kenington in Newcastle upon Tyne.12

Children of George William Greathead and Vera Isabel Norris

Sources of Information

  1. [S8313] Letters between Judith Kenington née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q2 Beverley Volume 9d Page 141.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - BEV/71/342.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/011.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/011/19.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Holderness Volume 9d Page 348.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1967/Q2 Buckrose Volume 2a Page 34.
  8. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - Beverley April 1987 7-3-487.
  10. [S151] E-mails between Pauline Leeming and Jan Cooper from 16 June 2006.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2003 EastYorks January District No 5411B Reg No ER1B Ent No 103 Dor 103.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

Vera Isabel Norris

#8312, b. 10 September 1917, d. 7 April 1987
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
     Vera Isabel Norris was born on 10 September 1917.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Vera was listed as living at Front Street, Lockington, Yorkshire, England, with John and Ann Norris.2 She married George William Greathead, son of Charles William Greathead and Edith Staves, on 2 August 1941 in Holderness, Yorkshire, England.3,4 Vera died on 7 April 1987 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England, aged 69.5,6 She was buried in St Marys, South Dalton, Yorkshire, England, The beautiful church has a spire of over 200 feet. He is buried with his wife and their memorial stone reads " Vera Isabel Greathead died 7 April 1987 aged 69. George William Greathead died 19 January 2003 aged 85.6,7

Children of Vera Isabel Norris and George William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/010.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/010/5.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Holderness Volume 9d Page 348.
  4. [S8313] Letters between Judith Kenington née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - Beverley April 1987 7-3-487.
  6. [S151] E-mails between Pauline Leeming and Jan Cooper from 16 June 2006.
  7. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

Charles William Greathead1,2

#8315, b. 29 March 1948, d. 1 April 1967
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
Charles William Greathead
     Charles William Greathead was born on 29 March 1948 in Holderness, Yorkshire, England.1,3 He was the son of George William Greathead and Vera Isabel Norris. He died on 1 April 1967 in Moorfield Farm, Lockington, Beverley, Yorkshire, England, aged 19 he died in a car accident.1,4,2 Charles did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 21 July 1967 in Kilburn, Yorkshire to his father George William Greathead. His effects were valued at £5511.5 Charles was buried in St Marys, South Dalton, Yorkshire, England, The beautiful church has a spire of over 200 feet. his parents were later buried with him.6,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S8313] Letters between Judith Kenington née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q2 Holderness Volume 2a Page 79.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1967/Q2 Buckrose Volume 2a Page 34.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  6. [S151] E-mails between Pauline Leeming and Jan Cooper from 16 June 2006.
  7. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

James Staves1

#8316
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     James Staves married Thurza ...

Children of James Staves and Thurza ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.

Thurza ...1

#8317
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Thurza ... married James Staves.

Children of Thurza ... and James Staves

Sources of Information

  1. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.

Charles James Greathead1

#8318, b. 27 December 1912, d. 1969
Last Edited=14 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
Charles James Greathead
     Charles James Greathead was born on 27 December 1912 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Charles William Greathead and Edith Staves. He was baptised on 16 February 1913 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England, his father was a tenant farmer.5 He married Doris Chambers in 1935 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Charles was listed as living at Highgate Farm, Beverley, Yorkshire, England, with his wife Doris. With their daughter Shirley. Charles was a farmer.7 Charles father died on 1 December 1942. He and his mother received Administration on his effects in York on 17 June 1943. Charles was a farmer.8 His Uncle George died on 17 March 1956 aged 82.9,8 The will of George Greathead was proved by Charles James Greathead his nephew on 7 May 1956 His effects were valued at £2943 18s 7d.8 Charles received Probate in York together with Barclays Bank Ltd on 7 May 1956.8 Charles died in 1969 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England.10

Children of Charles James Greathead and Doris Chambers

Sources of Information

  1. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q1 Beverley Volume 9d Page 187.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - BEV/68/192.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187f/006.
  5. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q1 Beverley Volume 9c Page 155.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187F/006/9.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q1 Holderness Volume 2a page 135.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - Beverley December 1969 7-23-1292.

Doris Margaret Greathead1

#8319, b. 31 July 1914, d. 21 February 1915
Last Edited=14 Oct 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
     Doris Margaret Greathead was born on 31 July 1914 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Charles William Greathead and Edith Staves. She was baptised on 6 September 1914 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England, her father was a tennant farmer.4 Doris died on 21 February 1915 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England.5,1 Doris was buried in February 1915 in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England, MI In loving memory of Edith Margaret 1 day and Doris Margaret aged 6 months, children of G.W. and E. Greathead of Cherry Burton Wold, Treasures in Heaven.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q3 Beverley Volume 9d Page 190.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - BEV/69/299.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire baptisms.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q1 Beverley Volume 9d Page 169.

Edith Staves1,2

#8323, b. 26 March 1880, d. 23 July 1945
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
Edith Greathead née Staves
     Edith Staves was born on 26 March 1880.3 She was the daughter of James Staves and Thurza ... She married Charles William Greathead, son of Charles Greathead and Ann Smith, on 28 March 1906 in All Saints, Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England, after the banns had been on 11 and 18 March, no record of third reading.4,2,5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Furrows Farm, Cherry Burton, Beverley, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Charles William Greathead.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Edith was listed as living at Moorfield, Lockington, Yorkshire, England, with her husband Charles. And their son George. Charles was a farmer.7 Her husband Charles died on 1 December 1942 in Moorfield Farm, Pocklington, Yorkshire, England, aged 62.8,2 She and her son Charles James received Administration on his effects in York on 17 June 1943. She was living at Moorfield Farm, Lockington, Yorkshire.9 She died on 23 July 1945 in Beverley Hospital, Holderness, Yorkshire, England, aged 65 Her usual address was Cream Cottage, Cherry Burton, near Beverley, Yorkshire.10,2 She was buried in Cherry Burton, Yorkshire, England, MI In loving memory of Charles Wm Greathead died 1st Dec 1942 aged 62 years. Also Edith his beloved wife died 23 July 1945 aged 64 years "At rest."2 The will of Edith was proved on 18 October 1945 to her daughter Lucy in Yorkshire. Her effects were valued at £889 16s 9d.9

Children of Edith Staves and Charles William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S8313] Letters between Judith Kenington née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/011.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q1 Sleaford Volume 7a Page 585.
  5. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 28562 RG78 Piece 1640 Registration district 520 sub district 2 enumeration district 19 schedule number 75.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187E/011/19.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q4 Holderness Volume 9d Page 73 or 75.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Holderness Volume 9d Page 72.

Doris Chambers

#8324, b. 6 April 1908, d. December 2002
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 8 - John Greathead
     Doris Chambers was born on 6 April 1908 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 She married Charles James Greathead, son of Charles William Greathead and Edith Staves, in 1935 in Beverley, Yorkshire, England.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Doris was listed as living at Highgate Farm, Beverley, Yorkshire, England, with her husband Charles. With their daughter Shirley. Charles was a farmer.5 In 2002 electoral lists Doris was listed as living at Minster Towers, Lord Roberts Road, Beverley, Yorkshire, England.6 Doris died in December 2002 in Yorkshire, England, aged 94.7,8

Children of Doris Chambers and Charles James Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 677.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187f/006.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q1 Beverley Volume 9c Page 155.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3187F/006/9.
  6. [S40000] Website Find my past - Electoral lists.
  7. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2002 E Yorks District no 6411C Reg No ERIC Ent No 054 Dor 202.