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Harrold Sands Greathead1

#10401, b. about 1903
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Harrold Sands Greathead was born about 1903 in Denver, Colorado, USA.2 He was the son of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox. In the census of 20 April 1910 in Denver, Colorado, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Ro;; 117 Page 122D Enumeration District 172 Part 1 Line 53.

Leonard Wilcox Greathead1

#10402, b. 21 October 1899, d. August 1981
Last Edited=26 Mar 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Leonard Wilcox Greathead was born on 21 October 1899 in Denver, Colorado, USA.1,2,3 He was the son of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox. In the census of 20 April 1910 in Denver, Colorado, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead.4 Leonard received his draft papers on 12 September 1918 in Denver, Colerado. He stated his eyes were brown and his hair also brown. He was a machinist for the Flint Electric Company in Denver and gave his step mother Jennie as his next of kin.5 He married Mabel Perkiss on 15 November 1919 in Jefferson, Colorado, USA.6 Leonard was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 January 1920 in South Bannock, Denver, Colorado, USA, leonard was a machinist in the factory.7 Leonard and Mabel were divorced before 1930.8 In the census of 2 April 1930 in Havington Avenue, Oakland, Alameda, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead Leonard was a jewellery manufacturer.9 He married Ethel Wheeler.8 Leonard was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in Rt 3 Los Gatos Guadalupe Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, Leonard a machinist for Laco Mining Co was living with his wife, son, mother in law Gertrude Wheeler and a lodger.10 His Social Security Number was 573-16-2338 in 1951 in California, USA.11 Leonard died in August 1981 in Bettendorf, Scott, Iowa, USA, aged 81.11,12

Child of Leonard Wilcox Greathead and Mabel Perkiss

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - WW1 draft registration cards 1917-1918.
  3. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Ro;; 117 Page 122D Enumeration District 172 Part 1 Line 53.
  5. [S40000] Website www.ancestry.com - World War 1 Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918.
  6. [S40000] Website Fiind my past - United States Marriages.
  7. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 158 Page 2A ED 36 Image 625.
  8. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  9. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 108 Page 21A Enumeration District 182 Image 42.
  10. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 6b Enumeration District 43-127.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  12. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 81 years 9 months.

Mabel Perkiss1,2

#10403, b. about 1902
Last Edited=21 Dec 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Mabel Perkiss was born about 1902 in California, USA.3 She married Leonard Wilcox Greathead, son of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox, on 15 November 1919 in Jefferson, Colorado, USA.4 In the census of 5 January 1920 in South Bannock, Denver, Colorado, USA, she was listed as the wife of Leonard Wilcox Greathead.5 Mabel and Leonard were divorced before 1930.3

Child of Mabel Perkiss and Leonard Wilcox Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S10406] E-mails between Colleen Greathead Voet and Jan Cooper from 21 December 2017.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website Fiind my past - United States Marriages.
  5. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 158 Page 2A ED 36 Image 625.

Leonard Wilcox Greathead1

#10404, b. September 1920, d. 2015
Last Edited=21 Dec 2017
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Leonard Wilcox Greathead was born in September 1920.1,2 He was the son of Leonard Wilcox Greathead and Mabel Perkiss. In the census of 1 April 1940 in Rt 3 Los Gatos Guadalupe Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Leonard Wilcox Greathead.3 He married Marie Josephine Marks on 17 August 1946.1 Leonard died in 2015 in California, USA.4

Children of Leonard Wilcox Greathead and Marie Josephine Marks

  • Colleen Marie Greathead
  • Sheila Mae Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website www.zabasearch.com.
  3. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 6b Enumeration District 43-127.
  4. [S10406] E-mails between Colleen Greathead Voet and Jan Cooper from 21 December 2017.

Rachel Greathead1

#10408, b. 1901, d. 1 August 1917
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Rachel Greathead was born in 1901 in Denver, Colorado, USA.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox. In the census of 20 April 1910 in Denver, Colorado, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Frederick Charles Greathead.2 Rachel died on 1 August 1917 in Colorado, USA.3 Rachel was buried in Littleton Cemetery, Littleton, Arapahoe County, Colorado, USA.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Ro;; 117 Page 122D Enumeration District 172 Part 1 Line 53.
  3. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Kenneth Sands Greathead1

#10409, b. 3 February 1908, d. 21 October 1992
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Kenneth Sands Greathead was born on 3 February 1908 in Sonoma, California, USA.1,2,3,4,5 He was the son of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox. In the census of 20 April 1910 in Denver, Colorado, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead.6 In the census of 5 January 1920 in Santa Margarita, San Luis, Obispo, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead.7 In the census of 2 April 1930 in Havington Avenue, Oakland, Alameda, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Frederick Charles Greathead.8 He married Florence E Luck, daughter of ... Luck and ... Zimdars, in 1931.1 Kenneth was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in 2080 Harrington Avenue, Oakland, Almeda, California, USA, Kenneth wasa book keeper for a restaurant living with his wife a doctors assistant and their two children.9 His Social Security Number was 565-07-7606 in 1951 in Sonoma, California, USA.2,10,4 His wife Florence died on 26 December 1965 in Alameda, California, USA, aged 56.2,11,4,12 He married Vivian I Roberts on 17 September 1966 in Alameda City, California, USA, Vivian was also registered under the name of Vivian I Thompson, this may have been her maiden name or a previous married name.13 His wife Vivian died on 12 July 1978 in Sonoma, California, USA, aged 75.14 He married Viola Constance Zopf, daughter of Ted Aronson and Mabel Torgerson, on 2 June 1979 in Contra Costa, California, USA, Viola also registered under the name of Viola C Zopf this may have been her maiden name of a previous married name.13 Kenneth died on 21 October 1992 in Sonoma, California, USA, aged 84.2,3,10,4,15

Children of Kenneth Sands Greathead and Florence E Luck

  • Ronald Frederick Greathead
  • Donna Louise Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40008] Www.rootsweb.com.
  3. [S15147] Emails between Ellen Woods and Jan Cooper from 23 October 2005.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  5. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Ro;; 117 Page 122D Enumeration District 172 Part 1 Line 53.
  7. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 144 Page 17A Enumeration District 55 Image 1099.
  8. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 108 Page 21A Enumeration District 182 Image 42.
  9. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T627-437 Page 4b Enumeration District 61-225.
  10. [S40000] Website www.familytree legends.com.
  11. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  12. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - California marriage index 1960-1985.
  14. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com - California deaths 1940-1947.
  15. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 84 years 8 months 18 days.

Florence E Luck1,2

#10410, b. 26 June 1909, d. 26 December 1965
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Florence E Luck was born on 26 June 1909 in North Dakota, USA.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of ... Luck and ... Zimdars. She married Kenneth Sands Greathead, son of Frederick Charles Greathead and Nellie Wilcox, in 1931.1 Florence was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in 2080 Harrington Avenue, Oakland, Almeda, California, USA, Kenneth wasa book keeper for a restaurant living with his wife a doctors assistant and their two children.6 Her Social Security Number was 553-28-4905 in 1952 in California, USA.4 Florence died on 26 December 1965 in Alameda, California, USA, aged 56.2,3,4,5

Children of Florence E Luck and Kenneth Sands Greathead

  • Ronald Frederick Greathead
  • Donna Louise Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40008] Www.rootsweb.com.
  3. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  5. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  6. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T627-437 Page 4b Enumeration District 61-225.

Sarah Estelle Hammond1,2

#10413, b. 22 April 1855, d. 8 May 1954
Last Edited=26 Mar 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Sarah Estelle Hammond was born on 22 April 1855 in Ingham, Michigan, USA, Both Sarah's parents had been born in New York.3,4,5 She was the daughter of William Hammond and Sarah Lovina Turner.6 She married William Sands Greathead, son of William Greathead and Rachel Sands, on 14 June 1877 in Santa Clara, California, USA.1,3,7 In the census of 10 June 1880 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, she was listed as the wife of William Sands Greathead Sarah kept house.8 Her husband William died on 25 February 1889 in 777 South Second Street, Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 38 The local newspaper wrote abou his death: "The announcement of the death of William Sands Greathead, while not unexpected, will shock a wide circle of friends. He died of bronchial asthma early yesterday morning at his home, 777 South Second street. He came to San Jose thirteen years ago, and for many years was manager for J.W. Cook in the dry goods business, from which position he was about four years ago compelled to retire, by reason of failing health. With a hope of regaining his health, he purchased a fruit farm, but he steadily declined, and all that mortal help could do to keep away the grim messenger was done but without avail. During his sickness he suffered intensely, and though he knew that his days were few never a word of complaint came from his lips and he passed off peacefully. Eleven years ago he married Miss Estelle Hammond and one child was the fruit of their union. He was a devout member of the Methodist Church. He was a member of Enterprise Lodge, No. 17, A.O.U.W. He was 38 years of age and a native of England. His funeral will take place to-morrow (sic) at 10 a.m."1,9,10,5 In the census of 1 June 1900 in Santa Clara, California, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Sarah Lovina Hammond Estelle was a stenographer.11 In the census of 20 April 1910 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, she was listed as the daughter of an unknown person Sarah worked as a normal school Registrar.12 Sarah was listed as the head of the household of on the census of 5 January 1920 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, she was the state roster.13 In the census of 2 April 1930 in Pearl Avenue, San Jose, California, USA, she was listed as the mother of Arthur William Greathead.14 In the census of 1 April 1940 in 9 Bramham Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, she was listed as the mother of Arthur William Greathead.15 Sarah died on 8 May 1954 in Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 99.4 Under this gravestone in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA is buried Rachel (Sands) Greathead, William Greathead, Sarah (Hammond) Greathead, Arthur Greathead and Mary (Ish) Greathead.16,5,17

Child of Sarah Estelle Hammond and William Sands Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  5. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  6. [S40008] Www.rootsweb.com.
  7. [S40000] Website Fiind my past - United States Marriages.
  8. [S41880] US Census 1880 - 10 June 1880 FHLF 1254081 NA Film no T9-0081 Page no 94B age 2 months.
  9. [S15147] Emails between Ellen Woods and Jan Cooper from 23 October 2005.
  10. [S40045] Newspapers The Evening News - 26 February 1889.
  11. [S41900] US Census 1900 (T623) - 1 June 1900 San Jose Ward 2, Santa Clara, California T623 Roll 111 Page 2A Enumeration District 68.
  12. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Roll 106 Page 211B Enumeration District 101 Part 1 Line 38.
  13. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 148 Page 11B Enumeration District 174 Image 122.
  14. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 218 Page 6A Enumeration District 101 Image 533.
  15. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 8a Enumeration District 43-123.
  16. [S7] Ancestry.com - Photographs on public sites.
  17. [S40000] Website Billion Graves.

Arthur William Greathead1

#10414, b. 26 March 1880, d. 12 January 1976
Last Edited=27 Sep 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Arthur William Greathead was born on 26 March 1880 in San Francisco, California, USA.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of William Sands Greathead and Sarah Estelle Hammond. In the census of 10 June 1880 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the son of William Sands Greathead.7 In the census of 1 June 1900 in Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the grandson of Sarah Lovina Hammond.8 In the census of 20 April 1910 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the grandson of an unknown person Arthur was a Post Office Clerk.9 The betrothal of Arthur and Margaret of Winters, California was announced in the San Jose Mercury Herald of 14 May 1916. The notice stated the wedding would take place in the early part of June at Margaret's home.10 He married Mary Margaret Ish, daughter of Arthur Ish and Margaret Wolfskill, on 14 June 1916 in California, USA, at the home of the Bride's grandmother Mrs Wolf. Her parents had been married there 37 years previously.11,10 Arthur was described as an orchardist on his WW1 registration card dated 12 Setember 1918. He was white , tall in height, medium in build, blue eyes, ight brown hair and had lost the fingers on his right hand. He gave his wife as his next of kin and she lived at Pearl Avenue, San Jose.12 Arthur was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 January 1920 in Robertsville, Santa Clara, California, USA, Arthur was working as an Orchardist farmer.13 Arthur was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 2 April 1930 in Pearl Avenue, San Jose, California, USA, Arthur was a foreman on a fruit farm.14 Arthur was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in 9 Bramham Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA.15 His Social Security Number was 555-56-8755 in 1954 in California, USA.2,4,6 Arthur died on 12 January 1976 in Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 95.2,4,16 Under this gravestone in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA is buried Rachel (Sands) Greathead, William Greathead, Sarah (Hammond) Greathead, Arthur Greathead and Mary (Ish) Greathead.17,18,19

Children of Arthur William Greathead and Mary Margaret Ish

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40008] Www.rootsweb.com.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.ohgen.net/ - San Francisco newspapers ...1880B-1145.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  7. [S41880] US Census 1880 - 10 June 1880 FHLF 1254081 NA Film no T9-0081 Page no 94B age 2 months.
  8. [S41900] US Census 1900 (T623) - 1 June 1900 San Jose Ward 2, Santa Clara, California T623 Roll 111 Page 2A Enumeration District 68.
  9. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Roll 106 Page 211B Enumeration District 101 Part 1 Line 38.
  10. [S40045] Newspapers San Jose Mercury Herald - 14 May 1916.
  11. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - WW1 registration card.
  13. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 147 Page 6B Image 154 Enumeration District 749.
  14. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 218 Page 6A Enumeration District 101 Image 533.
  15. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 8a Enumeration District 43-123.
  16. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index 95 years, 9 months.
  17. [S7] Ancestry.com - Photographs on public sites.
  18. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  19. [S40000] Website Billion Graves.

Mary Margaret Ish1,2,3

#10415, b. 3 May 1891, d. 11 January 1977
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Mary Margaret Ish was born on 3 May 1891 in California, USA.2,4,5 She was the daughter of Arthur Ish and Margaret Wolfskill.6 The betrothal of Arthur and Margaret of Winters, California was announced in the San Jose Mercury Herald of 14 May 1916. The notice stated the wedding would take place in the early part of June at Margaret's home.7 She married Arthur William Greathead, son of William Sands Greathead and Sarah Estelle Hammond, on 14 June 1916 in California, USA, at the home of the Bride's grandmother Mrs Wolf. Her parents had been married there 37 years previously.4,7 In the census of 5 January 1920 in Robertsville, Santa Clara, California, USA, she was listed as the wife of Arthur William Greathead.8 In the census of 2 April 1930 in Pearl Avenue, San Jose, California, USA, she was listed as the wife of Arthur William Greathead.9 Arthur was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in 9 Bramham Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA.10 Her husband Arthur died on 12 January 1976 in Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 95.2,11,12 Mary died on 11 January 1977 in Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 85.2 Under this gravestone in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA is buried Rachel (Sands) Greathead, William Greathead, Sarah (Hammond) Greathead, Arthur Greathead and Mary (Ish) Greathead.13,14,15

Children of Mary Margaret Ish and Arthur William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40008] Www.rootsweb.com.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 possibly 1890.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  7. [S40045] Newspapers San Jose Mercury Herald - 14 May 1916.
  8. [S41920] US Census 1920 (T625) - 5 January 1920 T625 Roll 147 Page 6B Image 154 Enumeration District 749.
  9. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 218 Page 6A Enumeration District 101 Image 533.
  10. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 8a Enumeration District 43-123.
  11. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  12. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index 95 years, 9 months.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - Photographs on public sites.
  14. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  15. [S40000] Website Billion Graves.

William Sands Greathead1

#10416, b. 19 August 1921, d. 25 May 1998
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     William Sands Greathead was born on 19 August 1921 in Santa Clara, California, USA.1,2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Arthur William Greathead and Mary Margaret Ish. In the census of 2 April 1930 in Pearl Avenue, San Jose, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Arthur William Greathead.7 In the census of 1 April 1940 in 9 Bramham Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Arthur William Greathead.8 His Social Security Number was 556-38-2739 in 1951 in California, USA.3,4,5 He married Marie R Lea on 30 March 1958 in Santa Clara, California, USA.9,10 William died on 25 May 1998 in California, USA, aged 76.3,4,11,12,6 William was buried in Madronia Cemetery, Saratoga, Santa Clara, California, USA.13

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website www.familytreelegends.com.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  5. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  7. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 218 Page 6A Enumeration District 101 Image 533.
  8. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 8a Enumeration District 43-123.
  9. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - California Marriages 1949-1959.
  11. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 76 years 9 months 6 days.
  12. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  13. [S40000] Website www.interment.net.

Carroll Hammond Greathead1

#10417, b. 27 July 1923, d. 2 November 2003
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Carroll Hammond Greathead was born on 27 July 1923 in San Jose, California, USA.2,1,3 He was the son of Arthur William Greathead and Mary Margaret Ish. His Social Security Number was 556-38-2487.4 In the census of 2 April 1930 in Pearl Avenue, San Jose, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Arthur William Greathead.5 In the census of 1 April 1940 in 9 Bramham Road, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, he was listed as the son of Arthur William Greathead.6 He was in the US Navy during WW II, an orchardist for 54 years in Hollister and San Jose and a 50 year member of the Odd Fellows.2 He married Claudia J Maingueneau about 1958.2 Carroll died on 2 November 2003 in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, aged 80.2,7,8,3 He was buried on 8 November 2003 in Oak Hill Memorial Park, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA, by a private entombment, after a laying out previously at Oak Hill Furneral Home, 300 Curtner Avenue, San Jose, followed by a memorial service on Saturday 8 November at 2pm at First United Methodist Church, 24N Fifth Street in San Jose.

He was survived by his wife Claudia J Greathead; sister and brother in law Ruth and Don Gay; brother and sister in law Arthur and Janet Greathead; sister in law Marie Greathead; nieces and nephews Denis and Joann Greathead; Nancy Borino; David Brader; Sandra and Chuck Hilliam and David Woodring; and great-niece and great-nephews Jason Greathead and Joey and Solace Hilliam.

Contributions for his memory were suggested to be sent to the National Kidney Foundation, Northern California Office, 611 Mission Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, California 94105 or the Caroll H Greathead Memorial Fund, First Floor Methodist Church, 24 N Fifth Street, San Jose, California 95112.2 His obituary in San Jose Mecury News stated: Passed away in San Jose, CA on November 2, 2003. Married for 45 years to his beloved wife Claudia J. Greathead. Loving brother of Ruth and Don Gay, and Arthur and Janet Greathead. Dear brother-in-law of Marie Greathead and is preceded in death by his brother William "Sandy" Greathead. Cherished uncle of Denis and Joann Greathead, Nancy Borino and David Brader, Sandra and Chuck Hillam, and David Woodring; great-uncle of Jason Greathead, Joey and Solace Hillam. A native of San Jose, age 80 years. A U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II. He was an Orchardist for 54 years in Hollister and San Jose and a 50-year member of the Odd Fellows. A Memorial Service will be held, Saturday, November 8, 2:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 24 N. Fifth St. in San Jose. Friends may visit Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Oak Hill Funeral Home, 300 Curtner Ave., in San Jose. Private entombment at Oak Hill Memorial Park. Contributions are suggested in his memory to either the National Kidney Foundation, Northern California Office, 611 Mission Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA, 94105 or the Carroll H. Greathead Memorial Fund, First United Methodist Church, 24 N. Fifth St., San Jose, CA 95112.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40033] Www.hollisterfreekance.com.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. [S40000] Website www.familyrelatives.org - Social Security Index.
  5. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 218 Page 6A Enumeration District 101 Image 533.
  6. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-340 Page 8a Enumeration District 43-123.
  7. [S40047] US Social Security Death Index aged 80 years 3 months 6 days.
  8. [S40000] Website findagrave.com.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers San Jose Mercury News - 5 November 2003.

Betty Lou Brown1,2

#10422
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Betty Lou Brown married Robert Newton Greathead, son of Robert Newton Greathead and Edith Muldrum Rutherfoord, on 2 June 1962 in First Baptist Church, Romney, West Virginia, USA, after a licence dated 24 May 1962 was issued.1,2,3

Children of Betty Lou Brown and Robert Newton Greathead

  • Robert Newton Greathead
  • Jane Taylor Greathead
  • Christopher Andrew Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  3. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.

Anna Virginia Greathead1,2

#10425, b. 2 July 1889
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Francis Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 28 - Francis Greathead
     Anna Virginia Greathead was born on 2 July 1889 in 716 Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware, USA, here father was described as a Merchant.1,3,2 She was the daughter of Robert Newton Greathead and Mary R Robinson. In the census of 1 June 1900 in Staunton City, Virginia, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Robert Newton Greathead Anna was a pupil.4 In the census of 20 April 1910 in Virginia, USA, she was listed as the daughter of Robert Newton Greathead.5 She married Andrew Bengston.

Sources of Information

  1. [S4241] Emails between Jim Greathead and Jan Cooper from 12 May 2003.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Delaware Birth Records, 1800-1932.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41900] US Census 1900 (T623) - 1 June 1900 T623 Roll 1740 Page 11B Enumeration Diatrict 108.
  5. [S41910] US Census 1910 - 20 April 1910 T624 Roll 1650 Page 38A Enumeration District 119 Part 1 Line 15 and T624 Roll 1637 Page 121B Enumeration District 26 Part 2 Line 76.