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Alfred James Greathead

#8676, b. 18 April 1894, d. 1976
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Alfred James Greathead was born on 18 April 1894 in St George in the East, London, England.1,2,3 He was the son of George Christopher Greathead and Louisa M Steel. He was baptised on 16 May 1894 in St John the Evangelist, Stepney, London, England, His home address was 28 Denmark Street.2 Alfred was admitted into Highway School from 18 April to 3 December 1898. His home address was listed as 15 Prospect Place in Tower Hamlets.4 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.5 He married Blanche Grace Roche in 1928 in Poplar, London, England.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Alfred was listed as living at 248 Woodward Road, Barking, London, England with his wife Blanche. With one other person. Is this one of their children Thelma or Blanche? Alfred was a Ships Tally Clerk - Portworker.3 He witnessed the marriage of Blanche Patricia Greathead and Herbert Charles Simone Bass on 27 March 1948 in St Margaret, Barking, Essex, England.7 Alfred died in 1976 in Havering, London, England.8

Children of Alfred James Greathead and Blanche Grace Roche

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q2 St Geo E Volume 1c Page 363.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint John The Evangelist, Stepney, Register of baptisms, P93/JNA1, Item 003.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1059A/010/33.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - London, England, School Admissions and Discharges, 1840-1911 - Ref LCC/EO/DIV05/HWY/AD/008.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 312 Folio 117 page 39.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 846.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q1 Ilford Volume 5a Page 718.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1976/Q4 Havering Volume 13 Page 0260.

Blanche Grace Roche

#8677, b. 27 May 1899, d. 1969
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Blanche Grace Roche was born on 27 May 1899.1 She married Alfred James Greathead, son of George Christopher Greathead and Louisa M Steel, in 1928 in Poplar, London, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Blanche was listed as living at 248 Woodward Road, Barking, London, England with her husband Alfred. With one other person. Is this one of their children Thelma or Blanche? Alfred was a Ships Tally Clerk - Portworker.1 Blanche died in 1969 in Havering, London, England.3

Children of Blanche Grace Roche and Alfred James Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1059A/010/33.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q2 Poplar Volume 1c Page 846.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1969/Q2 Havering Volume 5c Page 288.

Blanche Patricia Greathead

#8678, b. 1928
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Blanche Patricia Greathead was born in 1928 in Poplar, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Alfred James Greathead and Blanche Grace Roche. She married Herbert Charles Simone Bass on 27 March 1948 in St Margaret, Barking, Essex, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by A J Greathead and Ely Barker. Herbert was a clerk and gave his address as 76 Beechwood Road, Hornsey. His father called Herbert James was an engineer. Blanche gave her address as 248 Sheppey Road, Becontree. Her father Alfred James was a clerk.2

Children of Blanche Patricia Greathead and Herbert Charles Simone Bass

  • Margaret P Bass3
  • Paul A Bass4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q1 Poplar Volume 1c Page 619.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q1 Ilford Volume 5a Page 718.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q1 Barnet Volume 5a Page 986.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1955/Q1 Barnet Volume 5a Page 916.

Thelma Grace Greathead

#8679, b. 1934, d. 25 June 1992
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Thelma Grace Greathead was born in 1934 in Marylebone, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Alfred James Greathead and Blanche Grace Roche. She was a Clerical Assistant in the Admiralty on 5 February 1946. Thelma died on 25 June 1992 in 248 Sheppey Road, Dagenham, Essex, England.2,3 The will of Thelma was proved on 30 July 1992 in Ipswich. Her effects were described as not exceeding £125,000.3

Child of Thelma Grace Greathead

  • Louise Blanche Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q2 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 585.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - Havering June 1992 13-134-692 - GRO Index gives birth as 29 Jul 1920.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 9251535299F.

Herbert Charles Simone Bass

#8680, b. about 1916
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Herbert Charles Simone Bass was born about 1916.1 He married Blanche Patricia Greathead, daughter of Alfred James Greathead and Blanche Grace Roche, on 27 March 1948 in St Margaret, Barking, Essex, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by A J Greathead and Ely Barker. Herbert was a clerk and gave his address as 76 Beechwood Road, Hornsey. His father called Herbert James was an engineer. Blanche gave her address as 248 Sheppey Road, Becontree. Her father Alfred James was a clerk.2

Children of Herbert Charles Simone Bass and Blanche Patricia Greathead

  • Margaret P Bass3
  • Paul A Bass4

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q1 Ilford Volume 5a Page 718.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q1 Barnet Volume 5a Page 986.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1955/Q1 Barnet Volume 5a Page 916.

Ada Jane Greathead1

#8681, b. 1899, d. 1901
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-granddaughter of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Ada Jane Greathead was born in 1899 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Greathead and Elizabeth Mary Parker. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Albury Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Greathead.3 Ada died in 1901 in Sunderland, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q1 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 615.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4715 Folio 99 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 340.

Blanche Greathead1

#8682, b. 1900, d. 1901
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-granddaughter of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Blanche Greathead was born in 1900 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Greathead and Elizabeth Mary Parker. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Albury Terrace, Sunderland, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Greathead.3 Blanche 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 619.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4715 Folio 99 Page 7.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 368.

Aileen Ingledow

#8684
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Aileen Ingledow married Thomas Andrew Greathead, son of Richardson Greathead and Elizabeth Knox, in 1980 in Carlisle, Lancashire, England.1 Her husband Thomas died on 8 February 2012 in Carlisle, Lancashire, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q3 Carlisle Volume 1 Page 0247.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - All England and Wales, Death Index, 2007-2013.

John Thomas Jubb

#8685, b. about 1865, d. 1938
Last Edited=28 Feb 2017
     John Thomas Jubb was born about 1865. He married Rosa Ellen Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Sarah Baines, in 1899 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1 John was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 37 Horam Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, John was a wood carver and modeller.2 John died in 1938 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q1 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 671.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4338 Folio 109 Page 20.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q3 Sheffield Volume 9c Page 400.

... Greathead1

#8686, d. 13 August 1868
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     ... Greathead was born in British Guiana.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Sarah Miles.1 ... Died on 13 August 1868 in British Guiana.1 John wrote in a letter to the London Missionary Society in London from Georgetown on 24 August 1868, "Weather excessively hot – season of general sickness – many children have died – my younger/est (hard to read) little girl among them. The dear child suffered a great deal and died on Thursday 13 August. God has graciously sustained us in our new trial and mercifully spared to us the other three children all of whom have been very ill but now well again."1

Sources of Information

  1. [S16] E-mails between Tim Smellie and Jan Cooper from 27 Nov 2003.

William Edwin Dodgson

#8687, b. 19 April 1888, d. 1961
Last Edited=9 Feb 2017
     William Edwin Dodgson was born on 19 April 1888 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Gertrude Elizabeth Greathead, daughter of Thomas Francis Greathead and Sarah Elizabeth Easby, on 22 April 1914 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 22, 29 March and 5 April.2,3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register William was listed as living at 68 Breckon Hill Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England with his wife Gertrude. William was a hay and straw merchant.4 William died in 1961 in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.5

Child of William Edwin Dodgson and Gertrude Elizabeth Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q2 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 576.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q2 Middlesborough Volume 9d Page 1205.
  3. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3230C/004.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1961/Q1 Middlesborough Volume 1b Page 856.

Nora Elizabeth Hutchinson

#8688, b. 1895, d. 6 March 1947
Last Edited=9 Feb 2017
     Nora Elizabeth Hutchinson was born in 1895 in Stokesley, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She married Thomas Easby Greathead, son of Thomas Francis Greathead and Sarah Elizabeth Easby, on 14 February 1916 in Stokesley, Yorkshire, England, after the banns were read on 30 January, 6 and 13 February. Norah was of the Parish of Seamer.3,4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Nora was listed as living at 14 The Laurels, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England with her husband Thomas. And their son Desmond. Thomas was a head horseman and skilled farm worker.5 Nora died on 6 March 1947 in 14 The Laurels, North Ormesby, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.6,7 Nora did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 9 April 1947 to her husband Thomas a farmer in London. His effects were valued at £204 6s 0d.6

Child of Nora Elizabeth Hutchinson and Thomas Easby Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q2 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 646.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q1 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 1113.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3232E/016/23.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q1 Middlesborough Volume 1b Page 1001.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes -.

John William Gibbons

#8689, b. 1880
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John William Gibbons was born in 1880 in Castle Eden, Durham, England.1,2 He married Hannah Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Mary Ann Moses, in 1904 in Lanchester, Durham, England.3 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 8 East Street, Hamsteels, Durham, England, John was a coal miner hewer living with his wife and son in their two room home.4

Child of John William Gibbons and Hannah Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 400.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Lanchester Volume 10a Page 437.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29909 RG78 Piece 1731 Reg District 550 Sub Reg District 3 Enumeration District 10 Schedule Number 138.

Robert Smurthwaite

#8690, b. about 1885, d. 1963
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Robert Smurthwaite was born about 1885 in Howden le Wear, Durham, England.1 He married Ada Greathead, daughter of George Greathead and Mary Ann Moses, in 1907 in Auckland, Durham, England.2 Robert was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Gilroy Square, Crook, Durham, England, Robert was a coal miner hewer living with his wife and two children,in their two roomed home, little Robert is listed as 7 months old.3 His wife Ada died on 1911 in Auckland, Durham, England.4 He married Agnes Hannant in 1914 in Auckland, Durham, England.5 Robert died in 1963 in Durham, England.6

Children of Robert Smurthwaite and Ada Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1907/Q1 Auckland Volume 10a Page 315.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29760 RG78 Piece 1722 Registration District 547 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 10 Schedule Number 69.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 145 age 26.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q1 Auckland Volume 10a Page 392.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1963/Q2 Durham Western Volume 1a Page 680 age 78.

Kenneth Greathead

#8691, b. 1928, d. 1948
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
Kenneth Greathead
     Kenneth Greathead was born in 1928 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 He was the son of Alfred Greathead and May Napper. Kenneth died in 1948 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 Kenneth was buried in September 1948 in Brandwood End Cemetery, 152 Woodthorpe Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q3 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 24.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q4 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 556.
  3. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

John Temperley1

#8692, b. about 1802, d. 6 March 1876
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     John Temperley was born about 1802 in Durham, England.2 He married Mary Greathead, daughter of Robert Greathead and Esther Robson, on 27 December 1826 in St Oswald, Durham, England, John was described as a coal fitter on the River Wear in Sunderland and they went on to have eleven children.1,3,4 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Lambton Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, John was described as a ship owner living with his wife, three daughters and one son.5 His wife Mary died on 1851 in Stepney, London, England.2,6 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Tatham Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the brother of Thomas and Margaret Atkinson. He was newly widowed and listed as a ship owner, his daughters Mary, Emma and Eliza and son Henry were living in Mile End.7 He married Helen Maria Ridgway in 1856 in West Derby, Lancashire, England.8 A bond was taken on 15 July 1858, indemnity of payment of £8,000 passage money on ship 'United Service'. £16,000, sureties John and Henry and Henry William Carter, White Lion Court, Cornhill, Insurance Brokers.9 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in The Elms, Upton Lane, West Ham, London, England, John was a ship owner. His wife two daughter Emma and Eliza together with his niece Emily Ridgeway and three servants completed the household.10 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Braeside, Dulwich Wood Road, Camberwell, London, England, he was a ship owner. His grandaughter Mary T Darkey was staying with him, and his daughter Mary J Rouse was listed as a visitor and there were four servants. His wife was staying as a "visitor" Ben Rhydding which was devoted to the treatment of diseases by means of Hydropathy.11 John died on 6 March 1876 in Camberwell, London, England.12,13 The will dated 6 March 1876 of John Temperley, late of Braeside House, Dulwich, Wood Park was proved on 7 June 1878 following his death by his son Henry Greathead Temperley, Henry Wlliam Carter and Robert Starey. His personal estate being sworn under £100,000. His wife, described as Helen Maria Temperley was left his household furniture and effects and an immediate legacy of £200 abolutely, and for life his residance and £1,500 per annum. He also left houses to his late brother's wife and a niece. All three houses to go to his son on their deaths. He left £100 to the Merchant Seaman's Orphan Asylum and several other bequests with the residue to be divided between all his children. He had been a partner in the firm Temerleys, Carter and Dark. This was reported in The Times newspaper of 21 June 1878.12

Children of John Temperley and Mary Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S25426] E-mails between Sheila Donkin née Rayner and Jan Cooper from 15 August 2010.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S59] E-mails between Clifford Allison and Jan Cooper from 18 May 2004.
  4. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 310/2 Folio 14 Page 22.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1851/Q1 Stepney Volume 2 Page 390.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HI107 Piece 2396 Folio 282 Page 17.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q2 W Derby Volume 8b Page 707.
  9. [S40000] Website British Library - Z/O/1/12 No 1033.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG 9 Piece 1057 Folio 163 Page 4.
  11. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 721 Folio 17 Page 27.
  12. [S40045] Newspapers The Times - 21 June 1878.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q2 Camberwell Volume 1d Page 439 age 76.

John Woodward1

#8693, b. about 1807, d. before 1871
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     John Woodward was born about 1807 in Hudswell, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth ... John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Hipswell, Yorkshire, England, John was working as an agricultural labourer, he was living with his wife Elizabeth, two unmarried daughters and three grandchildren, Elizabeth aged six, Esther aged three and William aged two.2 John died before 1871.1

Children of John Woodward and Elizabeth ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3675 Folio 57 Page 9.

Henry Greathead Temperley1

#8694, b. 1833, d. 16 February 1880
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Henry Greathead Temperley was born in 1833 in Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of John Temperley and Mary Greathead. He was baptised on 18 December 1833 in Lambton Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, his father was a ship owner.3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Lambton Street, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Temperley.4 In the census of 30 May 1851 at 59 Tredagar Crescent, Mile End, London, England, he was listed as the brother of Mary J Temperley Henry was a ship brokers clerk.5 He married Elizabeth Currie in 1856 in West Derby, Lancashire, England.2,6 A bond was taken on 15 July 1858, indemnity of payment of £8,000 passage money on ship 'United Service'. £16,000, sureties John and Henry and Henry William Carter, White Lion Court, Cornhill, Insurance Brokers.7 Henry was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Leytonstone Road, Wanstead, Essex, England, Henry was a ship and insurance broker, living with his wife and two daughters . Little Ethel was 6 months old.8 The will dated 6 March 1876 of John Temperley, late of Braeside House, Dulwich, Wood Park was proved on 7 June 1878 following his death by his son Henry Greathead Temperley, Henry Wlliam Carter and Robert Starey. His personal estate being sworn under £100,000. His wife, described as Helen Maria Temperley was left his household furniture and effects and an immediate legacy of £200 abolutely, and for life his residance and £1,500 per annum. He also left houses to his late brother's wife and a niece. All three houses to go to his son on their deaths. He left £100 to the Merchant Seaman's Orphan Asylum and several other bequests with the residue to be divided between all his children. He had been a partner in the firm Temerleys, Carter and Dark. This was reported in The Times newspaper of 21 June 1878.9 Henry died on 16 February 1880 in 19 Highbury Hill, Islington, London, England.10,11

Children of Henry Greathead Temperley and Elizabeth Currie

Sources of Information

  1. [S25426] E-mails between Sheila Donkin née Rayner and Jan Cooper from 15 August 2010.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website Find my past - Northumberland and Durham Parish Records.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 310/2 Folio 14 Page 22.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1553 Folio 198 Page 18.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q3 W Derby Volume 8b Page 738.
  7. [S40000] Website British Library - Z/O/1/12 No 1033.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1635 Folio 109 Page 3.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers The Times - 21 June 1878.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q1 Islington Volume 1b Page 36 age 46.
  11. [S40045] Newspapers Manchester Times - 21 February 1880.

Clarence Royal Greathead

#8695, b. 5 June 1897, d. 16 June 1915
Last Edited=13 Feb 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Clarence Royal Greathead
     Clarence Royal Greathead was born on 5 June 1897 in 13 Bentick Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of George William Greathead and Ada Greig. He was baptised on 20 June 1897 in St Paul's, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 164 Sherriff Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of George William Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 108 Studley Road, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of George William Greathead Clarence was at school.5,6 Clarence had been educated at Henry Smith College and was an apprentice with Messrs Grabham and Co, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He enlisted after the outbreak of war in September 1914.6 Clarence was a Private in the 4th Battalion (Territorials). He enlisted in Hexham, Northumberland with the number of 1850 in the Machine Gun section. Clarence Royal Greathead died on 16 June 1915 in Flanders, Belgium, aged 18 at 5:30am while he was incharge of a machine gun.7,8,6 He was carefully buried in Wieltage, Belgium, with a cross bearing his inscription marking the place. He was described by his officer as a brave and fearless soldier and will be missed by his battalion. He was later buried at Ypres Menin Gate, Memorial Leper, Panel 8 and 12.7,6,9 Clarence's name appears on the many commemorative plaques to WW1. The Oblisque in Hartlepool in Victory Square which is on the South side of Victory Road and its junction with Avenue Road. His name is also recorded on the Henry Smith Comprehensive School memorial panel. The School is in King Oswy Drive. Also in St Paul's Church in Grange Road there is a very elaborate plaque carrying his name. Also on a roadside memorial stone in Cleadon erected in November 1920 in memory of men from Cleadon who died in WW1. Interestingly this stone also records those men of Cleadon who served in WW2 which is rather lovely. All Saints Church in Cleadon Lane in Cleadon has a wall plaque to those who fell in WW2 and includes Clarence's name

Clarence also appears on the 8th column of the WW1 Roll of Honour of the 4th Battalion of the Northumberland Fusiliers at the Hencotes TA Centre.10 On 15 December 2000 Clarence's 1914-15 Star medal was part of a lot sold in lot 456 for £100.11

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 127.
  2. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  3. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 St Paul's Church West Hartlepool Register of baptisms 1891-1901 page 73 entry 1223 by C S Richardson.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4639 Folio 59 Page 12.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29629 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 29 schedule number 221.
  6. [S40000] Website Find my past - The roll of honour.
  7. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  8. [S40000] Website Soldiers Died in the Great War database.
  9. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  10. [S40000] Website www.newmp.org.uk.
  11. [S40000] Website www.dnw.co.uk/medals/auctionarchive/searchcataloguearchive.

Ettie Greathead

#8696, b. 23 December 1894, d. April 1985
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Ettie Greathead was born on 23 December 1894 in 13 Bentick Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of George William Greathead and Ada Greig. She was baptised on 10 January 1895 in St Paul's, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, St Pauls Church West Hartlepool Register of Baptisms 1891-1901 page 43 entry 715 by B A Patten.2 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 164 Sherriff Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of George William Greathead.4 Ettie was admitted to West Hartlepool School for girls om 2. July 1906 and left being too old on 19 February in 1909. The family lived in Musgrave Road.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 108 Studley Road, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of George William Greathead Ettie was a shop assistant in a piano shop.6,7 She married William Burdon on 4 June 1919 in South Shields, Durham, England.8,9 Her husband William died on 1945 in West Hartlepool, Durham, England.10,11 Her father George died on 12 July 1945.12,10 Ettie received Administration on her mothers effects on 2 August 1945 in Durham.10 She married Walter Simpson in 1947 in West Hartlepool, Durham, England.13 Ettie died in April 1985 in Thanet, Kent, England, aged 90.14

Child of Ettie Greathead and William Burdon

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 120.
  2. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4639 Folio 59 Page 12.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past - National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29629 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 29 schedule number 221.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - The roll of honour.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 South Shields Volume 10b Page 1003.
  9. [S40000] Website http://www.southtyneside.info/communitysupport/register/…
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q1 West Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 215 age 57.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Durham S E Volume 10a Page 109.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1947/Q4 West Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 2521.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - April 1985 Thanet Volume 16 Page 1860 age 90.

William Burdon

#8697, b. about 1888, d. 1945
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     William Burdon was born about 1888.1 He married Ettie Greathead, daughter of George William Greathead and Ada Greig, on 4 June 1919 in South Shields, Durham, England.2,3 William died in 1945 in West Hartlepool, Durham, England.4,5

Child of William Burdon and Ettie Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 South Shields Volume 10b Page 1003.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.southtyneside.info/communitysupport/register/…
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q1 West Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 215 age 57.

Thomas Tunley1

#8698, b. about 1801
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Son of Thomas Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 35 - Thomas Tunley
     Thomas Tunley was born about 1801 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England, Possibly known as Tornley.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Tunley and Hannah Goodwin.4 He married Mary Hughes on 11 November 1818 The marriage entry states Thomas Tornley married Mary Hughes, both they and their two witnesses signed with a mark X.4 He was an agricultual labourer and groom in 1841. Thomas was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Sweeney, Shropshire, England.1 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Sweeney, Shropshire, England.1 Thomas was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Sweeney, Shropshire, England, John was an agricultural labourer.1,5

Children of Thomas Tunley and Mary Hughes

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.
  2. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003 census.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S16638] Emails between André Hodgkiss and Jan Cooper from 25 February 2006.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1877 Folio 31 Page 3.

Annie Slee1

#8699, b. 5 May 1925, d. March 2005
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Annie Slee was born on 5 May 1925 in Auckland, Durham, England, Annie's mother's maiden name was Pattison.2,3 She married George Greathead, son of William Edward Greathead and Cicely Attle, in 1944 in Durham, England.4 Her husband George died on May 1987 in Durham, England, aged 62.5 Annie died in March 2005 in Durham, England, aged 79.6

Child of Annie Slee and George Greathead

  • Frank Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a page 395.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q3 Durham W Volume 10a Page 427.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - Durham West May 1987 1 - 1388 - 587.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - March 2005 Durham West District no 4421C Reg no C8D Ent no 201 Dor 305.