Welcome to the Worldwide Greathead family my One-Name Study - Person Page

Geoffrey Jones1

#9376, b. 29 May 1942
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
4th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
4th great-grandson of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Geoffrey Jones was born on 29 May 1942 in Brymbo, Denbighshire, Wales.1 He was the son of David William Jones and Linda Tunley. He married Sally Davies, daughter of Morgan Davies and Betty ..., on 7 August 1966 in Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales.1 He was a College lecturer.

Children of Geoffrey Jones and Sally Davies

  • Andrew Mark Tunley Jones
  • Sarah Lynne Jones

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.

Charles Waggott1

#9377
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Charles Waggott was a joiner in 1919.

Child of Charles Waggott

Sources of Information

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

Edwin Charles Greathead1,2

#9378, b. 1847, d. 21 June 1912
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
Great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Edwin Charles Greathead was born in 1847 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3 He was the son of George Greathead and Fanny Wilkinson. In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as the son of George Greathead Edward was a scholar.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Upper Tower Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of George Greathead Edwin was a lapidary.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 446 Park Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the brother of Thomas William Greathead Edwin was a goldsmith and jewelle.6 He married Mercy Sivil in 1875 in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, Edwin Samuel.7 Edwin was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 63 Bridge St West, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Edwin was a jeweller.8 His wife Mercy died on 18 May 1882 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.9,10 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Princess Alexandra Inn, 27 Kent Street North, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the brother in law of Hannah Sivil Edward was a jeweller.11 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 296 Burbury Street, Aston Manor, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the brother of Thomas William Greathead Edwin was a manufacturing jewellery.12
In the census of 2 April 1911 in 29 Trafalgar Road, Balsall Heath, Kings Norton, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the brother in law of Maria Greathead Edwin was listed as a former jeweller and gold locket maker.13 Edwin died on 21 June 1912 in 29 Trafalgar Road, Moseley, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.14,15 Edwin was buried in June 1912 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.16 Edwin did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 2 August 1912 in Birmingham to his nephew Frank Greathead an ironmonger. His effects were valued at £101 18s 8d.15

Sources of Information

  1. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1847/Q1 Birmingham Volume XVI Page 369?
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2058 folio 211 page 9 FHL film 0332119.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2158 Folio 94 Page 25.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3132 Folio 47 Page 31/2.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q1 W Bromwich Volume 6b Page 895.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2997 folio 61 page 18 FHL film 1341716.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q2 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 83.
  10. [S40000] Website Deceased on line.
  11. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2400 Folio 94 Page 10 schedule 55 Enumeration district 35.
  12. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2881 folio 162 page 29.
  13. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG 14 Piece 17904 RG 78 Piece 1092 Registration district 383 sub district 2 enumeration district 20 schedule number 434.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q2 Kings N Volume 6c Page 416.
  15. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  16. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

... Accou1

#9379, d. 1910
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     ... Accou married James Tunley, son of William Tunley and Ellen Conde, in Sierre Leone, South Africa, 1st wife of James - part French.1 James and his wife left Liverpool on 23 May 1903 onboard the ship Fantee bound for Sierre Leone.2 James and his wife left Liverpool on 20 October 1906 onboard the ship Aro bound for Sierre Leone.2 ... Died in 1910 Fever.3 ... Was buried in South Africa.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website find my past - passenger lists.
  3. [S45] Letters between Rennie Cooke and Jan Cooper from 10 November 2003.

Olga Tunley1

#9381
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-granddaughter of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Olga Tunley was the daughter of James Tunley and Claire Cluttone. She was Ballerina.

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.

Ann Tunley

#9383, b. 1898, d. 1899
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-granddaughter of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Ann Tunley was born in 1898.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Gabriel Tunley and Harriett Snape. Ann died in 1899.2,1

Sources of Information

  1. [S9382] Emails between Wyn Tunley and Jan Cooper from 13 December 2003.
  2. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.

Thomas William Tunley1

#9384, b. 3 June 1909, d. 1970
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-grandson of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Thomas William Tunley was born on 3 June 1909 in Western Rhyn, Oswestry, Shropshire, England.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Thomas Gabriel Tunley and Harriett Snape. In the census of 2 April 1911 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Gabriel Tunley.6 He married Elsie Kathleen Roberts in 1937 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.3,1,7 Thomas died in 1970 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.3,8

Children of Thomas William Tunley and Elsie Kathleen Roberts

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 1912.
  3. [S9382] Emails between Wyn Tunley and Jan Cooper from 13 December 2003.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Oswestry Volume 6a Page 623.
  5. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 findmypast test site.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q1 Birkenhead Volume 8a Page 1026.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1970/Q2 Birkenhead Volume 10a Page 123.

James Tunley1

#9387, b. 1911, d. 23 September 1943
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
2nd great-grandson of Richard Tunley
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     James Tunley was born in 1911 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Thomas Gabriel Tunley and Harriett Snape. In the census of 2 April 1911 in Oswestry, Shropshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Gabriel Tunley.5 He married Florence Winifred Lyons in 1934 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.6 He was a Sergeant (Flt Engineer) Regiment RAF Unit Text 49 Sqdn, Service no 633057. James was buried in 1943 in Durnbach War Cemetery, Bad Tolz, Bayern, Germany.2 James died on 23 September 1943 in Germany while flying.1,2

Child of James Tunley and Florence Winifred Lyons

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.
  2. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  3. [S9382] Emails between Wyn Tunley and Jan Cooper from 13 December 2003.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q1 Oswestry Volume 6a Page 616.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 findmypast test site.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q3 Birkenhead Volume 8a Page 1796.

Florence Winifred Lyons1,2

#9388, b. 21 April 1913, d. November 1994
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Florence Winifred Lyons was born on 21 April 1913.3 She married James Tunley, son of Thomas Gabriel Tunley and Harriett Snape, in 1934 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.4 Florence died in November 1994 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, aged 81.5,6

Child of Florence Winifred Lyons and James Tunley

Sources of Information

  1. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.
  2. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q3 Birkenhead Volume 8a Page 1796.
  5. [S9382] Emails between Wyn Tunley and Jan Cooper from 13 December 2003.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - November 1994 Birkenhead District 0371B Reg no B21B Ent No 142 DOR 1194.

Charles Edward Greathead1,2

#9392, b. May 1895, d. about 1912
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
Charles Greathead
     Charles Edward Greathead was born in May 1895 in Northbend, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA.1 He was the son of William Henry Greathead and Isabella Atkinson. He died about 1912 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, Charles was killed in hunting accident as a teenager.1 Charles was buried in Norwood Cemetery, Kimball, West Virginia, USA.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S356] E-mail and spreadsheet from Anne Wilkinson Guild member in Australia.

Mary Virginia Hall1,2

#9393, b. 15 February 1864, d. 1 April 1932
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
     Mary Virginia Hall was born on 15 February 1864 in West Virginia, USA.1,3,4 She was the daughter of Henry C Hall and Elizabeth ...2 She married William Henry Greathead, son of John George Greathead and Margaret Anne Moore, on 12 August 1904 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, who was his housekeeper.1,5,4,6 In the census of 5 January 1920 in South Side, McDowell Street, Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, she was listed as the wife of William Henry Greathead.7 In the census of 2 April 1930 in State Highway Route no 8, Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, she was listed as the wife of William Henry Greathead.8 Mary died on 1 April 1932 in Kimball, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, aged 68.1,2 Mary was buried on 3 April 1932 in Kimball, West Virginia, USA.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S40000] Website LDS - West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970 Film 1953683 Digital GS number 4256310 Image number 2256 Reference number 5215.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  5. [S40018] Ellis Island records website.
  6. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  7. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 1959 Page 2a District 54 Page 880.
  8. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626-2545 - 52 - 6a - 21.

Mary Greathead1

#9394, b. 1909, d. 2001
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mary Greathead was born in 1909 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Anthony Greathead and Elizabeth Grainger. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 12 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Colliery, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Anthony Greathead Anthony worked in the colliery as an underground horsekeeper living with his wife, daughter and Aunt Mary Milne in their three roomed home. They had lost two of their three children before 1911.3 Mary died in 2001.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S1698] Letters between Anthony Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q3 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 101.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 178.

Ann Greathead1

#9396, b. 1743/44, d. 11 July 1819
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
     Ann Greathead was born in 1743/44 in Bank House, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She married James Littlefair on 15 June 1777 in Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been reead on 25 May, 1 and 8 June. Both Ann and James signed with a cross. The ceremony was witnessed by Wm March and Joseph Whitton.1,2,3,4 Ann died on 11 July 1819.1 Ann was buried in St Andrew's Churchyard, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, James, Ann and John are all buried in the same plot.1

Children of Ann Greathead and James Littlefair

Sources of Information

  1. [S55] E-mails between Alan Littlefair and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northalleron Records Office.
  3. [S47012] Find my past Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.

James Littlefair1

#9397, b. 1750/51, d. 1830
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
     James Littlefair was born in 1750/51.1 He married Ann Greathead on 15 June 1777 in Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been reead on 25 May, 1 and 8 June. Both Ann and James signed with a cross. The ceremony was witnessed by Wm March and Joseph Whitton.1,2,3,4 James was buried in St Andrew's Churchyard, Grinton, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, James, Ann and John are all buried in the same plot.1 James died in 1830.1

Children of James Littlefair and Ann Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S55] E-mails between Alan Littlefair and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S17118] Emails between Jennifer Oswald-Sealy née Gray and Jan Cooper from 2 August 2006 Swaledale Parish Records - Northalleron Records Office.
  3. [S47012] Find my past Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850.
  4. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.

Dennis Pershing Stanley1,2

#9398, b. 1918, d. before 2005
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
     Dennis Pershing Stanley was born in 1918 in Vivian, West Virginia, USA.3 He married Mary Virginia Greathead, daughter of Thomason Greathead and Victoria Tori Day, on 3 November 1946 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, after a licence was issued on 28 October. Dennis was nicknamed Dick.2,4,3 Dennis died before 2005.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S40000] Website www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  4. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com

Thomas Conklin Greathead1

#9399, b. 11 November 1924, d. 16 February 2002
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
Relationships
7th cousin of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 5 times removed of George Greathead
8th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Thomas Conklin Greathead was born on 11 November 1924 in Big Four, West Virginia, USA.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Thomason Greathead and Victoria Tori Day. In the census of 1 April 1940 in Browns Creek, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, he was listed as the son of Thomason Greathead.6 He married Dovie Lilian Williams, daughter of Thomas L Williams and Lula M Witt, on 14 September 1946 in West Virginia, USA, after a licence issued in 11 September.1,7,8 His Social Security Number was 236-28-9574 in West Virginia, USA.2,9,3 He married Edith Saunders Edith was Thomas' second wife.1 His wife Dovie died on 24 March 1993 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, aged 72.1,10,11,5 Thomas died on 16 February 2002 in Big Four, McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, aged 77 he had served as a Corporal in the US Marine Corps during WW2.1,2,9,12,13 Thomas was buried in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princetown, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA.13

Children of Thomas Conklin Greathead and Dovie Lilian Williams

  • Beverly Greathead
  • Thomas C Greathead
  • Debra S Greathead4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.
  2. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  3. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - United States Public Records, 1970-2009.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  6. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-4422 Page 3a Enumeration District 24-41.
  7. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  8. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  10. [S40000] Website www.familytree legends.com.
  11. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 72 years 9 months 25 days.
  12. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 77 years 3 months 5 days.
  13. [S40000] Website http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov

Doris Irene Greathead1

#9400, b. 6 November 1926, d. 19 November 1998
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
Doris Irene Turner née Greathead
     Doris Irene Greathead was born on 6 November 1926 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA.1,2,3 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.4 She married Harold Turner on 9 August 1947 in McDowell, West Virginia, USA, after a licence was issued on 28 October 1946.1,5 Doris died on 19 November 1998 in 829 Albeniarie Street, Bluefield, West Virginia, USA, aged 72.1,6,2,3 Doris was buried in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Courthouse Road, Princetown, Mercer County, West Virginia, USA, Her obituary read: Doris G. Turner BLUEFIELD Doris G. Turner, 71, of 829 Albeniarle St., Bluefleld, and formerly of Welch, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 1998. Born Dec. 6, 1926, in Big Four (Kimball), she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Victoria Day Greathead. She had been a resident of Bluefield for six years. She was retired from the West Virginia Department of Employment Security, Unemployment Division. She had been a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sorority for 31 years and was currently an active member of the Xi Omicron Chapter. She was an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church and was a member of the Gideons Ladies Auxiliary and the Order of Eastern Star.
Her survivors include her husband, Harold Turner of Bluefield; daughter, Carol Collins and husband, "Connie', of Princeton; one son, Allen Turner and wife, Jo, of Edmond, Okla; one grandson, Chad Blackburn of Bluefield, and his fiancee, Kara McKinney of Bluewell; sisters, Opal Sawyers of Princeton and Mary Stanley of Big Four (Kimball); brothers, "Conk" Greathead of Big Four (Kimball), and Sam Greathead of Vivian; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday, Nov. 23, at 1 p.m. at Mercer Funeral Home Chapel of Bluefleld with the Dr. I. Mark Conner officiating. Buria1 will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Princeton.
Friends may call today at the funeral home from 6 to 9p.m.
The family suggests memorial donations, if desired, be made to the Trinity United Methodist Church, 401 College Ave., Bluefleld, WV 24701 in Doris's memory.
Pallbearers will be Ronnie Collins, Ed Goodson, Scott Goodson, Dale Stamper and Mark Saunders.6,2

Children of Doris Irene Greathead and Harold Turner

  • Harold Allen Turner
  • Carol Turner

Sources of Information

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