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Stanley G H Greathead

#8576, b. 1919, d. 1919
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Stanley G H Greathead was born in 1919 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 He was the son of Harry Holloway Greathead and Louisa Day. Stanley died in 1919 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q4 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1425.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q4 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 610.

Margaret Griffiths

#8577, b. 28 March 1884, d. 1950
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Margaret Greathead née Griffiths
     Margaret Griffiths was born on 28 March 1884.1,2 She married George Greathead, son of John Josiah Greathead and Ann Oliver, in 1910 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 54 Herbert Street, Treherbert, Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales, she was listed as the wife of George Greathead.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Margaret was listed as living at Lower Peaches, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England with her husband George. With their son Phineas. George was a general farm worker.5 George and Margaret together with their daughter Nellie and her son Richard moved to a new house in 1943 in 2 Woodview, Frampton Mansell, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.6 Margaret joined the Sapperton with Frampton Mansell Mothers Union on 13 September 1945.6 Margaret died in 1950 in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.7

Child of Margaret Griffiths

Children of Margaret Griffiths and George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5122b/018.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1910/Q3 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1196.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 32334 RG78 Piece 1853A Registration district 589 sub district 4 enumeration district 6 schedule number 212.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5122B/018/13.
  6. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q3 Cirencester Volume 7b Page 285.

Cecilia Caroline Greathead

#8578, b. 18 April 1919, d. 3 April 1979
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Cecilia Caroline Greathead was born on 18 April 1919 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Cecilia was listed as living at 43 Barnfield Wood Road, Beckenham, Kent, England she was living with Grace and William Newland and working as a servant.3 She married William Harold Davies on 16 September 1948 in St Luke, Frampton Mansell, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.4,5,6 Cecilia died on 3 April 1979 in Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, aged 59 She suffered from TB.7,8,9

Children of Cecilia Caroline Greathead and William Harold Davies

  • Robert Davies9
  • Patricia A Davies10
  • Valerie J Davies11

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 999.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1221D/003/2.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q3 Cirencester Volume 7b Page 952.
  5. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1948 Register 1 Entry 92.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1221d/002.
  7. [S5270] Letters between Florence G Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q2 Stroud Volume 22 Page 2054 age 60.
  9. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1950/Q1 Circester Volume 7b Page 566.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q1 Gloucester City Volume 7b Page 685.

George Henry Greathead

#8579, b. 1915, d. 1916
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George Henry Greathead was born in 1915 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 He was the son of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. George died in 1916 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q3 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1406.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q3 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 562.

George H Greathead

#8580, b. 1924, d. 23 April 1925
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George H Greathead was born in 1924 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 He was the son of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. George died on 23 April 1925 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.2,3 George was buried on 27 April 1925 at 3:30, it was a Monday afternoon in Treorchy Cemetery, Treorchy, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales, His parents lived at 11 Brynhyfry Place, Treherbert. The burial cost £1.39, being 5 shillings the ministers fee and 8shillings and nine pence to reopen grave N4 3 presumably the first George H had been buried there in 1916.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q3 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1269.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 644.
  3. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.

Megan Greathead

#8581, b. 27 January 1921, d. August 1992
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Megan Arnold née Greathead
     Megan Greathead was born on 27 January 1921 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Megan was listed as living at 28 Haresline Valley Road, Caterham, Surrey, England she is listed as a domestic servant and with Kathleen and Gordon Prescott.3 Megan was a sufferer of TB and had only one lung for over 50 years, she is remembered fondly as a forcefulhonest lady.4 She married George Henry W Arnold in 1962 in St Michael and All Angels, Bussage, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.5,6 Megan died in August 1992 in 8 Queenscourt, Brimscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, aged 71.7,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q1 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1496?
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1873C/006/15.
  4. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q3 Stroud Volume 7b Page 1525.
  6. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1962 Register 16/1 Entry 269.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - August 1992 Gloucester Volume 22 Page No 1814 Reg No 892.

... Miller1

#8582
Last Edited=12 Feb 2012
     ... Miller married Ann Greathead, daughter of William Greathead and Catherine Howard.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S8] Copy of will held by Jan, some kindly provided my contacts.

Phineas Lewis Greathead1

#8583, b. 29 March 1926, d. 17 December 1992
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Phineas Lewis Greathead was born on 29 March 1926 in Pontypridd, Glamorganshire, Wales.2,3 He was the son of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Phineas Lewis Greathead was listed as living at Lower Peaches, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England with his parents.4 He married Dorothy Mary Walker in 1956 in Register Office, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.5,6 Phineas died on 17 December 1992 in 8 Woodview, Frampton Mansell, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England, aged 66.7,8 Administration papers were issued with a will on 23 February 1993 in Llandaff. His effects were described as not exceeding £125,000.8

Children of Phineas Lewis Greathead and Dorothy Mary Walker

Sources of Information

  1. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q2 Pontypridd Volume 11a Page 1196.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5122b/018.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5122B/018/13.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q4 Stroud Volume 7b Page 1000.
  6. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1956 Register RR/19a Entry 192.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - Cirencester December 1992 22-1755-1292.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 9350700969T.

Dorothy Mary Walker

#8584, b. 2 September 1930, d. 23 May 2010
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Dorothy Mary Walker was born on 2 September 1930.1 She married Phineas Lewis Greathead, son of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths, in 1956 in Register Office, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.2,3 Dorothy died on 23 May 2010 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, aged 79 Dorothy's death seems to have been registered as Greathead even though she had married Desmond William Butler at Cirencester Register Office in 1975.4,5,6,7

Children of Dorothy Mary Walker and Phineas Lewis Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q4 Stroud Volume 7b Page 1000.
  3. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1956 Register RR/19a Entry 192.
  4. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 2010 Gloucester District 4881D REg !D 005 Ent 276 DOR 510.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1975/Q3 Cirencester Volume 22 Page 1934.
  7. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1975 Register 1C Entry 191.

Peter J Greathead

#8586, b. 1957, d. 1957
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Peter J Greathead was born in 1957 in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was the son of Phineas Lewis Greathead and Dorothy Mary Walker. Peter died in 1957 in Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q2 Cirencester Volume 7b Page 539.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1957/Q2 Cirencester Volume 7b Page 332.

Stephen P Greathead

#8587, b. 1958, d. 1958
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Stephen P Greathead was born in 1958 in Gloucestershire, England.1 He was the son of Phineas Lewis Greathead and Dorothy Mary Walker. Stephen died in 1958 in Gloucestershire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q3 Gloucester R Volume 7b Page 636.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1958/Q3 Gloucester C Volume 7b Page 350.

George Henry W Arnold

#8589, b. 25 June 1923, d. November 1992
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
George Henry W Arnold
     George Henry W Arnold was born on 25 June 1923.1 He married Megan Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Margaret Griffiths, in 1962 in St Michael and All Angels, Bussage, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.2,3 His wife Megan died on August 1992 in 8 Queenscourt, Brimscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, aged 71.4,5 George died in November 1992 in 8 Queenscourt, Brimscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England, aged 69.6,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q3 Stroud Volume 7b Page 1525.
  3. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1962 Register 16/1 Entry 269.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - August 1992 Gloucester Volume 22 Page No 1814 Reg No 892.
  5. [S3747] Emails between John Greathead and Jan Cooper from 30 June 2001.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 1992 Gloucester Volume 22 Page No 2043 Reg No 1192.

Frederick Mawson

#8593, b. 12 August 1903, d. September 1986
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Frederick Mawson was born on 12 August 1903 in Auckland, Durham, England.1,2 He married Martha Greathead, daughter of John George Greathead and Harriet Frances Spence, in 1941 in Durham, England.3 Frederick died in September 1986 in Darlington, Durham, England, aged 83.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q3 Auckland Volume 10a page 259.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q2 Durham W Volume 10a Page 568.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - September 1986 Darlington Volume 1 Page 832 Reg No 986.

Agnes Lilian Gittings1

#8594, b. 17 July 1879, d. 1951
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Agnes Lilian Gittings was born on 17 July 1879 in Cuse, Gloucestershire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Charles Gittings and Mary Cooke. She married Oswell Richard Howells on 29 January 1898 in St Luke, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Edlbin Tylet and Fanny Price. Oswell was a labourer like his father Richard. Agnes' father Charles was also a labourer. Oswell and Agnes gave their address as 90 Alma Place.4,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 28 Alma Place, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mary Gittings.6 Her husband Oswell died on 1905 in Pershore, Worcestershire, England.7 She married Samuel Henry Greathead, son of Samuel F Greathead and Elizabeth Hyde, on 1 February 1908 in St Luke the Less with St Stephen, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Henry Charles Charles Gittings and Alice Gittings. Samuel was a labourer and his father also called Samuel was a bellows maker. Agnes 's father Charles had been a labourer but had died. Bothe Samuel and Agnes gave their address as 28 Alma Place.8,1,9,10,5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 40 Alma Place, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Henry Greathead.11 Her husband Samuel died on 1932 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.12 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Agnes was listed as living at Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England and her son Samuel, daughter Gwendoline and future son in law James Campbell plus two others.13 Agnes died in 1951 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.14

Children of Agnes Lilian Gittings and Oswell Richard Howells

Children of Agnes Lilian Gittings and Samuel Henry Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S8592] Letters between Iris Campbell née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 September 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1898/Q1 Gloucester Volume 6a Page 363.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Gloucestershire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1938.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2429 Folio 154 Page 9.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q2 Pershore Volume 6c Page 181 age 33.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Gloucester Volume 6a Page 429.
  9. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1943 Register 30x No3 Entry 323.
  10. [S40000] Website Find my past - British Royal Air Force, Airmen's service records 1912-1939.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 15303 RG78 Piece 296 Registration district 325Sub district 3 Enumeration district 9 Schedule number 81.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q1 Gloucester Volume 6a Page 480.
  13. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006/30.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1951/Q4 Gloucester Volume 7b Page 396.

James Campbell1,2

#8595, b. 29 March 1915
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     James Campbell was born on 29 March 1915 in Belfast, Northern Ireland.3,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register James Campbell was listed as living at Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England with his future mother in law James was a petrol pipe fitter.5 He married Iris Nellie Greathead, daughter of Samuel Henry Greathead and Agnes Lilian Gittings, in 1940 in Methodist Church, Seymour Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.6,7

Children of James Campbell and Iris Nellie Greathead

  • Anthony J Campbell
  • Susan Campbell

Sources of Information

  1. [S11] Electoral listings from many sources.
  2. [S8592] Letters between Iris Campbell née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 September 2003.
  3. [S8595] Emails between Jim Campbell and Jan Cooper from 13 August 2005.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006/30.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q4 Gloucester C Volume 6a Page 1331.
  7. [S40000] Website http://ww3.gloucestershire.gov.uk/bmd - 1940 Register 390 No 2 Entry 16.

Gwendoline Jessie Greathead

#8596, b. 13 May 1925, d. 6 December 2006
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Gwendoline Jessie Greathead was born on 13 May 1925 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Henry Greathead and Agnes Lilian Gittings. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Gwendoline Jessie Greathead was listed as living at Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England with her parents Gwendoline was a clothing layer up.3 Gwendoline died on 6 December 2006 in Gloucester Royal Hospital, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, aged 81 formerly of Shakespear Avenue she died peacefully, after a short illness.4,5 Her body was cremated at 12:30 on 15 December 2006 in Gloucester Crematorium, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England, It was requested that flowers be sent to S.C. & B.S. Cocks, Funeral Directors, 59 Hucclecote Road, Gloucester GL3 3TL.4 Gwendoline was lovingly remembered as Gwen of Barnwood formerly Shakespear Avenue who died peacefully after a short illness in hospital. The newspaper article by her sister Iris on the anniversary of her birthday she would have been 82 on Sunday 13 May. She was a sadly missed aunt and great aunt.4,6

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Gloucester Volume 6a Page 539.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5043E/006/30.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lastingtribute.co.uk.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 2006 Gloucester District 4881F Reg No F1D Ent No 224 Dor 120.
  6. [S40000] Website www.thisisanannouncement.co.uk - Gloucestershire Media 6 December 2007.

Ernest George Greathead1

#8600, b. 27 July 1908, d. 28 October 1967
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Ernest George Greathead was born on 27 July 1908 in 3 Bk, 42 White Road, Bordesley, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead and Ada Carter. He was baptised on 19 August 1908 in Christ Church, Sparkbrook, Warwickshire, England, the family lived in 3 Bk, 42 White Road and his father was a castor.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in No 3 Court 8 White Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of Ernest Isaac Richard Greathead.5 He married Nellie Jessica Rust in 1936 in Bromsgrove, Warwickshire, England.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Ernest was listed as living at 19 Woodbine Croft, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with his wife Nellie. Ernest was a white metal caster of tin and lead ingots, his wife was a wire winding machinist.4 Ernest died on 28 October 1967 in 19 Woodbine Croft, Sheldon, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 59.7,8 His body was cremated in November 1967 in Yardley Crematorium, Yardley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.9 Ernest did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 12 February 1968 in Birmingham. His effects were valued at £4747.8

Children of Ernest George Greathead and Nellie Jessica Rust

Sources of Information

  1. [S4242] Letters between Bob and Sheila Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1908/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 261.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5573A/010.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18223 Piece 78 Piece 1100 Registration district 385 Sub district 2 Enumeration district 34 Schedule number 240.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q4 Bromsgrove Volume 6c Page 668.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1967/Q4 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 221.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  9. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.