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Susan Howard Bunn

#8501, b. 1845, d. 1881
Last Edited=11 Mar 2008
     Susan Howard Bunn was born in 1845 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1 She was the daughter of William Christmas Bunn and Sarah Fuller. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Row 123, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, she was listed as the daughter of Sarah Bunn.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 she was listed as the servant of William Jacobson the Bishop of Chester. Harriet and Susan were housemaids. Their father died in 1868 so I guess the girls went into service and their mother took in lodgers.3 Susan died in 1881 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1845/Q3 Yarmouth Volume XII Page 378.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 806 Folio 343 Page 23.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3721 Folio 86 Page 30.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Yarmouth Volume 4b Page 3 age 36.

Matthew Greathead1

#8502, b. 19 July 1834, d. 16 April 1864
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     Matthew Greathead was baptised on 19 July 1834 in Latimer, Buckinghamshire, England.2 He was the son of William Greathead and Sarah Farnsworth. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Market Place, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead.3,4 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Frenchgate, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead Matthew was a scholar.5 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Greta Bridge, Rokeby, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the lodger staying with Richard and Mary Dawson. His brother Alfred was also loding at the house. Both were painters.6 He was a journeyman painter in 1862. He married Margaret Copeland, daughter of ... Copeland, in 1861 in York, Yorkshire, England.7,8 Matthew died on 16 April 1864 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England, aged 29.9,1 Matthew was buried in Richmond Cemetery, Reeth, Yorkshire, England, in the South East Section plot 1123. His wife was buried with him later in 1906.10

Child of Matthew Greathead and Margaret Copeland

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1266/3 Folio 10 Page 13.
  4. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 P.O. Directory (1857, 1872) Richmond: Greathead, William, painter & gilder, Frenchgate together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2381 Folio 42 Page 12.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3720 Folio 22 Page 3.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1861/Q3 York Volume 9d Page 95.
  8. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - DM/13/177.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 405.
  10. [S40015] Cleveland Family History Society.

Margaret Baker1

#8503, b. 1848, d. 4 December 1901
Last Edited=28 Jan 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Margaret Baker was born in 1848 in Liverpool, Lancashire, England.2 She was the daughter of John Baker and Alice ...2 She married John Tunley, son of William Tunley and Jane Gabriel, on 25 December 1866 in St John's, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, by banns, the ceremony was witnessed by Willam Tunley and Ellen Tunley and performed by Rev G Hewitt. Margaret gave her address as Scotland Road, Liverpool and John his occupation a book keeper.1,3,4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 40 Sandstone Road, West Derby, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Baker.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 63 Aubrey Street, Everton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Tunley.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 74 Mere Lane, Everton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Tunley.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 74 Mere Lane, Everton, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Tunley.8 Margaret died on 4 December 1901 in West Derby, Lancashire, England, from Carcinoura of cascum and colon. Her son John was the informant.1,9

Children of Margaret Baker and John Tunley

Sources of Information

  1. [S41] E-mails between Barbara Tunley and Jan Cooper from 21 August 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Liverpool Volume 8b Page 108.
  4. [S40045] Newspapers Liverpool Mercury etc (Liverpool, England), Friday, December 28, 1866; Issue 5902 from Gales newspapers collection.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3848 Folio 116 Page 41.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 3666, Folio 66 Page 12 FHL Film 1341878.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2954 Folio 110 Page 51.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 344 Folio 60 Pages 4 and 5.
  9. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1901/Q4 W Derby Volume 8b Page 309.

Mary Dawson1

#8504
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary Dawson married Bartholomew Greathead, son of Paul Greathead and Ann ..., on 4 January 1773 in St Mary, Whitkirk, Yorkshire, England.2,3

Children of Mary Dawson and Bartholomew Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish register transcripts, 1701-1837 Church of England. Parish Church of Whitkirk (Yorkshire) Film 0098543.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812.

Job Nicholson1

#8505, b. 1847, d. 1906
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Job Nicholson was born in 1847 in Driffield, Yorkshire, England.2,3 He was the son of William Nicholson and Elizabeth Holiday.1 He married Martha Greathead, daughter of Robert Greathead and Ann Roach, in 1881 in Ripon, Yorkshire, England.4,5 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 13 Dobing Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, John was a gas labourer living with his wife, daughter and Thomas his nephew aged 20, also a gas labourer. Thomas is the son of Job's brother George.6 Job was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 7 Derby Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, Job was described as a labourer at the gas works.7 Job died in 1906 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.8

Child of Job Nicholson and Martha Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S151] E-mails between Pauline Leeming and Jan Cooper from 16 June 2006.
  2. [S151] E-mails between Pauline Leeming and Jan Cooper from 16 June 2006 JAS1847 Driffied 23 33.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1847/Q3 Driffield Volume xxiii page 33.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q2 Ripon Volume 9a Page 135.
  5. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - ROPIP/6/7.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4050 Folio 65 Page 26.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4624 Folio 97 Page 24.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Stockton Volume 10a Page 42.

Christopher Weighill

#8506, d. 1846
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Christopher Weighill married Alice Greathead, daughter of Paul Greathead and Ann Dent, on 8 June 1797 in Spennithorne, Yorkshire, England.1 Christopher died in 1846 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.2,3

Children of Christopher Weighill and Alice Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Patron ordinance submission sheets, 1969-1991 Film 1126117.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q1 Leyburn Volume 24 Page 293.

Mary Pinchbeck1

#8507, d. 1701
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Mary Pinchbeck was the daughter of John Pinchbeck.2 Mary came from Gautby, Lincolnshire.2 She married Edward Greathed, son of Edward Greathed, on 11 June 1691 in Boston, Lincolnshire, England.3,2 Mary died in 1701 in Lincolnshire, England.2 Mary was buried on 15 April 1701 in Horncastle, Lincolnshire, England.2,4

Children of Mary Pinchbeck and Edward Greathed

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  2. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1561-1921 Church of England. St. Botolph's Church (Boston, Lincolnshire) Film 0421930 and 0421931.
  4. [S316] Emails between Alan Miller and Jan Cooper from 4 December 2010.
  5. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Record books of the parish church of St. Mary, Horncastle Hudson, J. Clare Film 0450195.

John Greathead

#8508, b. 26 July 1859, d. 1944
Last Edited=6 Nov 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
     John Greathead was born on 26 July 1859 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Ralph Greathead and Amelia Hunter. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 4 Workhouse Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Ralph Greathead.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 21 Queen Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the step son of William Nicol John was a labourer in the shipyard.5 He married Dinah Montgomery Cummings in 1883 in Sunderland, Durham, England.6,1 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 6 Simpey Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, John was a labourer.7

His wife Dinah died on 1892 in Sunderland, Durham, England.8 He married Isabella Freeman, daughter of John Freeman, on 23 September 1893 in Register Office, Sunderland, Durham, England, The marriage was witnessed by W Tingle and Elizabeth Freeman, who signed with a X, as did the bride Isabella. John although only twenty three was a widower at the time of this marriage. John gave his address as Hanover Place Ayres Quay and occupation as labourer, while Isabella gave her address as 30 Hillman Terrace late Pater Avenue, Monkwearmouth.9 John was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, John was an angle smith striker.10 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 10 Hillfield Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, John was an anglesmith striker in shipbuilding living with his wife and children in their three roomed home.11 He was still an anglesmith striker as stated on his son, Ralphs marriage certificate in 1937.12 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register John was listed as living at 36 North Millburn Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with his wife Isabella. John was a retired shipyard labourer.13 John died in 1944 in Sunderland, Durham, England.14

Children of John Greathead and Dinah Montgomery Cummings

Children of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 67.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2722a/006.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3691 Volume 82 Page 17.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4986 Folio 92 Page 16 FHL film 1342199.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 277.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4130 folio 126 page 13.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 314.
  9. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1893/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 870.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30170 RG78 Piece 1740 Registration district 555 sub district 1 enumeration district 27 schedule number 364.
  12. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  13. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2722A/006/37.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 656.

Isabella Freeman1

#8509, b. 16 September 1870, d. 1945
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
     Isabella Freeman was born on 16 September 1870 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2,3 She was the daughter of John Freeman. She married John Greathead, son of Ralph Greathead and Amelia Hunter, on 23 September 1893 in Register Office, Sunderland, Durham, England, The marriage was witnessed by W Tingle and Elizabeth Freeman, who signed with a X, as did the bride Isabella. John although only twenty three was a widower at the time of this marriage. John gave his address as Hanover Place Ayres Quay and occupation as labourer, while Isabella gave her address as 30 Hillman Terrace late Pater Avenue, Monkwearmouth.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 10 Hillfield Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Isabella was listed as living at 36 North Millburn Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with her husband John. John was a retired shipyard labourer.7 Her husband John died on 1944 in Sunderland, Durham, England.8 Isabella died in 1945 in Sunderland, Durham, England.9

Children of Isabella Freeman and John Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2722a/006.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1893/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 870.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30170 RG78 Piece 1740 Registration district 555 sub district 1 enumeration district 27 schedule number 364.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2722A/006/37.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 656.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 529.

John Greathead1

#8510, b. 1900, d. 1901
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     John Greathead was born in 1900 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead.3 John died in 1901 in Sunderland, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 590.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 342D.

Amelia Jane Greathead1

#8511, b. 12 April 1897, d. January 1984
Last Edited=11 Feb 2017
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Amelia Jane Greathead was born on 12 April 1897 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 10 Hillfield Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead she was at school.6 She married Thomas C Laing in 1926 in Sunderland, Durham, England.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Amelia was listed as living at 70 Trimdon Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with her husband Thomas. Thomas was a shipwright living with his wife and son. Thomas was an ARP Air Raid Warden.8 Her husband Thomas died on 1947 in Sunderland, Durham, England.9 Amelia died in January 1984 in Sunderland, Durham, England, aged 86.10

Child of Amelia Jane Greathead and Thomas C Laing

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 605.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30170 RG78 Piece 1740 Registration district 555 sub district 1 enumeration district 27 schedule number 364.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 967.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2723A/009.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q1 Sunderland Volume 1a Page 1211 age 48.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - January 1984 Sunderland Volume 2 Page 1947 age 86.

Elizabeth Ann Greathead1

#8512, b. 25 August 1899, d. December 1976
Last Edited=11 Feb 2017
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Elizabeth Ann Greathead was born on 25 August 1899 in Sunderland, Durham, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 10 Hillfield Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead she was at school.6 She married Henry J Anderson in 1930 in Sunderland, Durham, England.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Elizabeth was listed as living at 17 Mainsforth Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, with her husband Henry. Henry was a plumbers labourer in the shipyard.8 Elizabeth died in December 1976 in Sunderland, Durham, England, aged 77.9

Children of Elizabeth Ann Greathead and Henry J Anderson

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 584.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30170 RG78 Piece 1740 Registration district 555 sub district 1 enumeration district 27 schedule number 364.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1270.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2712G/017.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 1976 Sunderland Volume 2 Page 1569 age 77.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1093.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1054.

Ralph Greathead1

#8513, b. 26 July 1895, d. 1969
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Ralph Greathead was born on 26 July 1895 in 31 Dove Street, Sunderland, Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 11 Hill Field, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 10 Hillfield Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Greathead Ralph was a butcher's errand boy.5 Ralph signed on for the duration of the war in May 1915. He gave his address as 10 Hillfield, Ayres Quay, Deptford, Sunderland. He gave his age as 19 years 10 months and his height was 5 feet 6 inches tall. His next of kin ws given as is father of the same address. He served with the 2nd line 3rd Northumberland R Foot and was awarded the British War and Victory medals.6 He married Mary A Potts by certificate, daughter of Robert Potts and Elizabeth Musgrave, on 13 January 1926 in Sunderland, Durham, England, The marriage was witnesssed by R H Kennedy and FI Urner. Ralph was a shipyard labourer and Mary lived at 17 Vinet Street, Sunderland.7 He married Barbara Emmerson, daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Margaret Goldsmith, on 20 November 1937 in The Register Office, Sunderland, Durham, England, The ceremony was witnessed by MJ and R Chambers. Ralph gave his address as 20 Rosanna Street and Barbara as 15 Cowper Street both in Sunderland.8 His wife Mary died on 1937 in Sunderland, Durham, England.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ralph was listed as living at 20 Rosanne Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with his wife Barbara. And three of their children. Ralph was a shipyard worker.10 Ralph and Barbara were living at 6 The Retreat in Sunderland when Ralph's daughter Marjorie announced her engagement to George Elliott.11 Ralph died in 1969 in Sunderland, Durham, England.12

Children of Ralph Greathead and Mary A Potts

Child of Ralph Greathead and Barbara Emmerson

  • Irene S Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1895/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 624.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4706 Folio 174.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30170 RG78 Piece 1740 Registration district 555 sub district 1 enumeration district 27 schedule number 364.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO 363 WW1 service records.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 939.
  8. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1937/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1226.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 448.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2721F/020/5.
  11. [S40045] Newspapers Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette of Wednesday 1 July 1953.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1969/Q1 Sunderland Volume 1a Page 1114.

Thomas C Laing1

#8514, b. 31 May 1898, d. 1947
Last Edited=11 Feb 2017
     Thomas C Laing was born on 31 May 1898.2 He married Amelia Jane Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman, in 1926 in Sunderland, Durham, England.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Thomas was listed as living at 70 Trimdon Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with his wife Amelia. Thomas was a shipwright living with his wife and son. Thomas was an ARP Air Raid Warden.4 Thomas died in 1947 in Sunderland, Durham, England.5

Child of Thomas C Laing and Amelia Jane Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 967.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2723A/009.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q1 Sunderland Volume 1a Page 1211 age 48.

Henry J Anderson

#8515, b. 3 October 1898
Last Edited=11 Feb 2017
     Henry J Anderson was born on 3 October 1898. He married Elizabeth Ann Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman, in 1930 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Henry was listed as living at 17 Mainsforth Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, with his wife Elizabeth. Henry was a plumbers labourer in the shipyard.2

Children of Henry J Anderson and Elizabeth Ann Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1270.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2712G/017.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1093.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q3 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1054.

Barbara Emmerson

#8516, b. 6 November 1901, d. 1976
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Barbara Emmerson was born on 6 November 1901 in 11 John Street West, Sunderland, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Emmerson and Margaret Goldsmith.2,3 She married Ralph Greathead, son of John Greathead and Isabella Freeman, on 20 November 1937 in The Register Office, Sunderland, Durham, England, The ceremony was witnessed by MJ and R Chambers. Ralph gave his address as 20 Rosanna Street and Barbara as 15 Cowper Street both in Sunderland.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Barbara was listed as living at 20 Rosanne Street, Sunderland, Durham, England, with her husband Ralph. And three of their children. Ralph was a shipyard worker.5 Ralph and Barbara were living at 6 The Retreat in Sunderland when Ralph's daughter Marjorie announced her engagement to George Elliott.6 Barbara died in 1976 in Sunderland, Durham, England.7

Child of Barbara Emmerson and Ralph Greathead

  • Irene S Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1901/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 676.
  2. [S12350] Emails between Martin Forbister and Jan Cooper from 18 December 2004.
  3. [S45001] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of daughter.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1937/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 1226.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2721F/020/5.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette of Wednesday 1 July 1953.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1976/Q1 Sunderland Volume 2 Page 2462.

Sidney George Greathead1

#8519, b. 20 December 1896, d. 1978
Last Edited=7 Nov 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Sidney George Greathead was born on 20 December 1896 in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Seth Greathead and Mary Elizabeth Thompson. He was baptised on 27 January 1897 in St James, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England, Sidney's father was a railway porter.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 235 Didcot Street, Bourne, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the son of Seth Greathead.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Stanley Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the son of Seth Greathead Sydney was a clothier apprentice in an outfitters shop.7 He married Eva Florence Preston in 1921 in Bourne, Lincolnshire, England.8 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Sidney was listed as living at Police Station, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, England, with his wife Eva. With their three children. Sidney was a Police Sergeant.4 Sidney was described as a publican in May 1950 on his son's marriage register.9 Sidney died in 1978 in Caistor, Lincolnshire, England.10 His body was cremated on 23 January 1978 in Scartho Road Crematorium, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.11

Children of Sidney George Greathead and Eva Florence Preston

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Spilsby Volume 7a Page 585.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6445a/021.
  5. [S40000] Website www.freereg.org.uk.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3025 Folio 23 Page 37.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 19456 RG78 Piece 1163 Registration district 412 Sub district 3 Enumeration district 1 Schedule number 17.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q3 Bourne Volume 7a Page 1016.
  9. [S40000] Website Free Reg.org.uk.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1978/Q1 Caistor Volume 7 Page 1547.
  11. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Eva Florence Preston

#8520, b. 15 July 1902, d. September 1979
Last Edited=7 Nov 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Eva Florence Preston was born on 15 July 1902 in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She married Sidney George Greathead, son of Seth Greathead and Mary Elizabeth Thompson, in 1921 in Bourne, Lincolnshire, England.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Eva was listed as living at Police Station, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, England, with her husband Sidney. With their three children. Sidney was a Police Sergeant.4 Eva died in September 1979 in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England, aged 77.5 Her body was cremated on 20 September 1979 in Scartho Road Crematorium, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.6

Children of Eva Florence Preston and Sidney George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q3 Grimsby Volume 7a Page 641.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q3 Bourne Volume 7a Page 1016.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6445a/021.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 1979 Gainsborough Volume 7 Page 1287.
  6. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Sydney Roy Greathead

#8521, b. 7 January 1925, d. July 1991
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Sydney Roy Greathead was born on 7 January 1925 in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England.1 He was the son of Sidney George Greathead and Eva Florence Preston. He married Betty Howsham, daughter of Tom Howsham and Kate Fields, on 27 May 1950 in All Saints, Tealby, Lincolnshire, England, The ceremony was witnesssed by K Howsham and E Greathead. Sidney was a clerk, his father Sidney was a publican and Betty's father a farmer.2,3 Sydney died in July 1991 in Caistor, Lincolnshire, England, aged 66.4 His body was cremated on 30 July 1991 in Scartho Road Crematorium, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England.5

Child of Sydney Roy Greathead and Betty Howsham

  • Stephen Paul Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q1 Gainsbro Volume 7a Page 1144.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q2 Caistor Volume 3b Page 405.
  3. [S40000] Website Free Reg.org.uk.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Caistor July 1991 7-1330-791.
  5. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.

Anthony Peter Greathead

#8522, b. 24 November 1928, d. 4 November 2004
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
Anthony Peter Greathead
     Anthony Peter Greathead was born on 24 November 1928 in Bracebridge Heath, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Sidney George Greathead and Eva Florence Preston. Anthony was a deck boy with brown eyes, black hair. fresh complexion and five foot seven inches tall.He was discharged on 11 May 1946 from the ship Vindicatrix.2 He married Nancie Hildreth in 1951 in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, England.3 He married Joyce Norah Wyatt in Nairobi, Kenya, Anthony was a policeman in Nairobi when he met Joyce who was doing her nursing training there having travelled from her homeland, Argentina.4 Anthony and Joyce travelled first class with their son Anthony on board the ship Uganda leaving London on 1 January 19060 bound for Beira, Mozanbique. They gave their address in the UK as White Lion Hotel, Barton-on-Humber, Lincolnshire.5 Anthony died on 4 November 2004 in 4 Rosamond Court, Rosamund Drive, Bradway, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, aged 75.6,7 The will of Anthony was proved on 15 December 2004 Leeds to his son Anthony and Rosalind Ann Watchorn.7

Children of Anthony Peter Greathead and Joyce Norah Wyatt

  • Anthony Kevin Greathead8
  • Nigel Greathead8
  • Michael P Greathead
  • Linda Greathead8

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q4 Lincoln Volume 7a Page 722.
  2. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) BT372-897-95.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1951/Q2 Scunthorpe Volume 3b Page 781.
  4. [S18933] Emails between Anthony Kevin Greathead and Jan Cooper from 1 January 2010.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past UK outgoing journeys.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 2004 Sheffield District 0481H Reg No H86A Ent No 158 Dor 1104.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S40000] Website http://www.lastingtribute.co.uk

Joan Mary Greathead

#8523, b. 27 April 1922, d. October 2002
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Joan Mary Greathead was born on 27 April 1922 in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Sidney George Greathead and Eva Florence Preston. She married John H Starbuck in 1941 in Caistor, Lincolnshire, England.3 Joan died in October 2002 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, aged 80.4

Children of Joan Mary Greathead and John H Starbuck

  • Joan A Starbuck
  • Patricia A Starbuck

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q2 Gainsbro Volume 7a Page 131.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q1 Caistor Volume 7a Page 1957.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 2002 Nottingham Reg C87A District 6891C Entry 142.