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Richard Augustin Greatheed Wilson1

#10951, b. 1 October 1866
Last Edited=14 Sep 2012
     Richard Augustin Greatheed Wilson was born on 1 October 1866 in Bengal Presidency, Bengal, India.1 He was the son of Richard Raymond Greatheed Wilson and Lavinia Christiana ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S35] E-mails between Hilda Payne and Jan Cooper from 9 February 2004.

Jane Treweek1,2

#10956, b. 2 April 1809, d. 15 January 1863
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Jane Treweek was born on 2 April 1809 in Modbury, Devon, England.3,4 She was baptised on 2 April 1809 in Modbury, Devon, England.5 She was the daughter of James Treweek and Jenefer Tiddy.3 She married Samuel Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Susanna Milner, on 1 May 1827 in Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales.1,2,6 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Petters Street, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Greathead.7 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Market Place, Amlwch, Anglesey, Wales, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Greathead.8 Her husband Samuel died on 1859 in Gwynedd, Caernarvonshire, Wales, When his son James married Esther in1859 he was described as a bank manager.9,10,11,12 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Shere Green Baston, Bistre, Flintshire, Wales, she was listed as the mother of Samuel Treweek Greathead Jane was a bankers widow.13 Jane died on 15 January 1863 in Patrington, Yorkshire, England, aged 53 Jane died at the house of her son Samuel.10,14,15 She was buried in Patrington, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England, The memorial stone reads: In affectionate rememberence, Jane relict of the late Samuel Greathead Amlwch, Anglesea who died at Patrington on Jan 15th 1863 aged 54 years PR.1863 Jane Greathead, Patrington.10

Children of Jane Treweek and Samuel Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4176] Emails between Audrey Summerill and Jan Cooper from 30 September 2002 Sadly Audrey died in 2007.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S91] E-mails between Martin Raper and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 IGI.
  6. [S11922] Emails between Heather Barker née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 22 September 2004 PR Record Office Anglesey.
  7. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 Piece 1362/2 Folio 36 Page 21.
  8. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2521 Folios 406 and 7 Pages 6 and 7.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q1 Carnarevon Volume 11a Page ?
  10. [S8314] Letters between Marjory King née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 23 December 2003.
  11. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Marriages.
  12. [S40000] Website www.northwalesbmd.org.uk - CAED1/11/70.
  13. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 4275 Folio 53 Page 15.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1863/Q1 Pocklington Volume 9d Page 172.
  15. [S40045] Newspapers The Hull Packet and East Ridings Times - 23 January 1863 and North Wales Chronicle 31January 1863.

Fanny Dyas

#10959, b. 1863, d. 6 September 1936
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Fanny Dyas was born in 1863 in Elkington, Leicestershire, England, her father was Charles Dyas.1,2 Fanny married Frederick Greathead, son of Samuel Greathead and Ann Saint Paul, on 20 October 1887 in Alvingham, Lincolnshire, England, Fred was Fanny's first husband.3,2 In the census of 5 April 1891 in North Luffenham, Rutland, England, she was listed as the wife of Frederick Greathead.4 Her husband Frederick died on 1897 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.5 She married Robert Fovargue in 1899 in Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, Robert was Fanny's second husband.6,1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Gladstone Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Robert Fovargue.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Elstree Cottage, Love Lane, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Robert Fovargue.8 Fanny died on 6 September 1936 in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England.9,10

Children of Fanny Dyas and Frederick Greathead

Children of Fanny Dyas and Robert Fovargue

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S40000] Website http://mi.lincolnshiremarriages.org.uk/ - Louth.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q4 Louth Volume 7a Page 1085.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2551 Folio 9 Page 11 - Age on 1891 census is 27 which makes her yob 1864. Her death age is stated as 84 making yob 1873.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q4 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 198.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q2 Bourne Volume 7a Page 805.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3025 Folio 6 Page 6.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 19496 RG78 Piece 1168 Registraion district 413 sub district 4 enumeration district 6 schedule number 207.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q3 Spalding Volume 7a Page 345 age 73.
  10. [S40000] Website My Heritage - Arthur Stanley Pink.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q1 Bourn Volume 7a Page 385.

Charles Greathead1

#10960, b. 30 December 1888, d. 1966
Last Edited=21 Nov 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
Charles Greathead
     Charles Greathead was born on 30 December 1888 in North Luffenham, Rutland, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Frederick Greathead and Fanny Dyas. In the census of 5 April 1891 in North Luffenham, Rutland, England, he was listed as the son of Frederick Greathead.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Gladstone Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the step son of Robert Fovargue.6 Charles signed up on 30 December 1906 for twelve years in the Royal Navy. He was described as a telegraph labourer of five foot eight and three quarter inches high. He had dark brown hair, blueish grey eyes and a fresh complexion. He had a small mole on the inside of his left forearm and another on the back of his neck. His service number was 235349. He served on many ships; Boscombe III, Ganges II, Magnificent, London, Pembroke I(three separate trips), Trafalgar, Glory, Berwick, Actocon and Cynthia.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 Charles Greathead was listed as an able seaman with the Baptist faith on Her Majestys Ship Berwick which was a first class armoured cruiser in port at Gibraltar.8 He married Florence M Pailing in 1920 in Leicestershire, England.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Charles was listed as living at 164 Brunstone Avenue, Leicester, Leicestershire, England with his wife Florence. With their daughters Cynthia and Jean. Charles was a Police Constable.3 Charles died in 1966 in Leicestershire, England.10

Children of Charles Greathead and Florence M Pailing

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q1 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 349.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6025C/019.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2551 Folio 9 Page 11 - Age on 1891 census is 27 which makes her yob 1864. Her death age is stated as 84 making yob 1873.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3025 Folio 6 Page 6.
  7. [S40044] Register of Seamen's Services at The National ArchivesCatalogue reference 188/417 Piece 235001-235500 Image 346/308.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 34972 Registration District 640 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 30 Schedule Number 9999.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Bourne Volume 7a Page 1140.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1966/Q1 Leicester Volume 3a Page 919.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q4 Leicester Volume 7a Page 327.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q4 Leicester Volume 7a Page 286.

George Greathead

#10961, b. 1891, d. 1 May 1915
Last Edited=5 Mar 2018
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     George Greathead was born in 1891 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.1 He was the son of Frederick Greathead and Fanny Dyas. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Gladstone Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the step son of Robert Fovargue.2 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 42 Goldsmith Street, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, he was listed as boarding with William Van Morland and his wife and step children. George Kelley and his family were also boarding in the four roomed home. He was described as a grocer's assistant.3 George enlisted in Mansfield Nottinghamshire as Lance Corporal 14055 in the 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.4,5,6 George died on 1 May 1915 in France He was killed in action. His death is commemorated on the Mansfield Co-op Society War memorial and in the Mansfield Chronicle Advertiser.7,8,5,6 George was buried in Ypres Menin Gate, Memorial Leper, Panel 21, Popperinge, West Vlaanderen, Belgium, George was in the First Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment.7,9,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q3 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 353.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3025 Folio 6 Page 6.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 20346 RG78 Piece 1219 Registration district 428 subdistrict 5 enumeration district 14 schedule number 111.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - Soldier died in the Great War database.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Find a grave.
  6. [S40000] Website www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/rollofhonour/People/Details/4322.
  7. [S40021] Commonwealth Graves website.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - Soldiers died in the Great War database.
  9. [S40000] Website www.findagrave.com.

Harry Greathead

#10962, b. 1893, d. 1893
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     Harry Greathead was born in 1893 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.1 He was the son of Frederick Greathead and Fanny Dyas. Harry died in 1893 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 339.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 249.

Annie Ruby Greathead

#10963, b. 23 February 1897, d. 1979
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
Annie Ruby Greathead
     Annie Ruby Greathead was born on 23 February 1897 in Uppingham, Rutland, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Frederick Greathead and Fanny Dyas. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Gladstone Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the step daughter of Robert Fovargue.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Elstree Cottage, Love Lane, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, she was listed as the step daughter of Robert Fovargue.4 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Annie Ruby Greathead was listed as living at 14 Albion Street, Spalding, Lincolnshire, England with her step father.5 Annie died in 1979 in March, Leicestershire, England.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q1 Uppingham Volume 7a Page 396.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6365j/014.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3025 Folio 6 Page 6.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 19496 RG78 Piece 1168 Registraion district 413 sub district 4 enumeration district 6 schedule number 207.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6365J/014/39.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1979/Q4 March Volume 9 Page 1059.

Thomas Briggs1

#10964, b. about 1857
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
     Thomas Briggs was born about 1857 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Briggs.3 He married Martha Boswell, daughter of William Boswell, on 6 April 1889 in St Michael Church, Lavender Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Thomas Lewis and Lily Taylor. Thomas was a hawker and his father also named Thomas was deceased but had worked as a hatter. Martha was a widow, her father William Boswell was deceased and had worked as a hammer driver. Both gave their address as 2 New Street.4,5,6,7,8,9 Thomas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 53 Stott Street, Downstrop Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Thomas was a pedler hawk.10 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 16 Eagle Street, South Manchester, Lancashire, England, Thomas Briggs was a hawker.2 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 31 William Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, Thomas was a hawker living with his wife in their two roomed home. They state they had four children three of which have died by 1911.11

Children of Thomas Briggs and Martha Boswell

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3700 Folio 95 Page 21.
  3. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 1063.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Manchester Record Office Ref 69/3/308.
  6. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2357337, Digital Folder Number: 004497811, Image Number: 00162 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  7. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 69/3/308.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  9. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  10. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3191 Folio 131 Page 22/23.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23872 RG78 Piece 1380A Registration District 464 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 41.

Hannah Briggs1

#10965, b. 1889
Last Edited=21 Jul 2011
     Hannah Briggs was born in 1889 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Thomas Briggs and Martha Boswell. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 53 Stott Street, Downstrop Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Briggs.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 16 Eagle Street, South Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Briggs.5 She married William Henry Honey in 1906 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 52 Woburn Place, Mount Street, Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of William Henry Honey.7

Children of Hannah Briggs and William Henry Honey

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q4 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 919.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3191 Folio 131 Page 22/23.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3700 folio 95 page 21.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 1453.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23831 RG78 Piece 1379 Registration District 464 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 3 Schedule Number 145.

Thomas Briggs

#10966, b. 1891
Last Edited=21 Jul 2011
     Thomas Briggs was born in 1891 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Briggs and Martha Boswell. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 53 Stott Street, Downstrop Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Briggs.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 985.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3191 Folio 131 Page 22/23.

Lilian Greathead1

#10967, b. 1886, d. 1915
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Lilian Greathead was born in 1886 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of James Greathead and Martha Boswell. She was baptised on 4 December 1886 in St Chad, Rochdale, Lancashire, England, her father was a marble polisher living at 3 Hurdman Square.5,6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 53 Stott Street, Downstrop Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the step daughter of Thomas Briggs Lily was a scholar.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 16 Eagle Street, South Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the step daughter of Thomas Briggs Lilian was a shirt machinist.8

She married Samuel Whiting, son of Albert Whiting, on 27 April 1907 in St Philip, Chester Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by John Mellor and Martha Tucker. Samuel was a carter and gave his address as 27 Eagle Street and Lillian lived in the same street at number 34.9,10,11,12,13,14 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 47 Stott Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Whiting Samuel was a carter general carrier living with his wife Lily who was working as a sewing machinist in corsetry and their two children in their four roomed home.15 Lilian died in 1915 in Chorlton, Lancashire, England.16

Children of Lilian Greathead and Samuel Whiting

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q4 Rochdale Volume 8c Page 15.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CF/37/2.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1342500.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3191 Folio 131 Page 22/23.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3700 folio 95 page 21.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1907/Q2 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 1451.
  10. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Manchester Record Office Ref 71/4/471.
  11. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2357301, Digital Folder Number: 004497805, Image Number: 00582 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  12. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 71/4/471.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  14. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  15. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23872 RG78 Piece 1380A Registration District 464 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 232.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 908 age 29.

Annie Greathead1

#10968, b. 30 November 1881
Last Edited=24 Dec 2017
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 17 - Thomas Greathead
     Annie Greathead was born on 30 November 1881 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of James Greathead and Martha Boswell. She was baptised on 9 December 1881 in St Philip, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 53 Stott Street, Downstrop Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the stepdaughter of Thomas Briggs.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 16 Eagle Street, South Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the step daughter of Thomas Briggs Annie was a corset maker.7 She married Alfred Richard Atkinson, son of James Atkinson, on 28 September 1901 in St Mark, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by James Edwin Carlton and Florence Stewart. Alfred was a shoemaker and Annie a corset maker, they both gave 15 Welcomb Street as their address.8,9,10,11,12,13 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 7 Disley Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Alfred Richard Atkinson.14

Children of Annie Greathead and Alfred Richard Atkinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Chorlton Volume 8c Page 845.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915.
  5. [S40000] Website ukbmd lancashire - HUL/231/24.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3191 Folio 131 Page 22/23.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3700 folio 95 page 21.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q3 Chorlton Volume 8c Page1289.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film Number: 2357333, Digital Folder Number: 004497808, Image Number: 00010.
  10. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - 05/07/2009.
  11. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  13. [S47012] Find my past England, Greater Manchester marriages 1570-1936.
  14. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 23880 RG78 Piece 1380A Registration District 464 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 15 Schedule Number 267.

Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse1

#10969, b. about 1804, d. 1846
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse was born about 1804.1 He was the son of Job Whitehouse and Mary Blackburn. He was baptised on 1 April 1804 in Tipton, Staffordshire, England.1 He married Jane Cartwright Sanders, daughter of John Sanders and Ann Wright, on 25 December 1825 in Dudley, Staffordshire, England.1 Ambrose was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in St George Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Ambrose was a brass founder.1,2 Ambrose died in 1846 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,3

Children of Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse and Jane Cartwright Sanders

Sources of Information

  1. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1141/2 Folio 41 Page 19.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q3 Birmingham Volume 16 Page 225.

Jane Cartwright Sanders1

#10970, b. 1809, d. 1877
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Jane Cartwright Sanders was born in 1809 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Sanders and Ann Wright. She was baptised on 13 November 1809 in St Philip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 She married Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse, son of Job Whitehouse and Mary Blackburn, on 25 December 1825 in Dudley, Staffordshire, England.1 In the census of 6 June 1841 in St George Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse.1,2 Her husband Ambrose died on 1846 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,3 Jane was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 58 St George Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Jane was a seamstress, living with three of her children and having a lodger Alfred Wigley who she married nine years later.1,4 She married Alfred Wigley in 1860 in Aston, Warwickshire, England.5,6 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 58 St George Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Alfred Wigley.7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 58 St George Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Alfred Wigley.8 Her husband Alfred died on 1874 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.9 Jane died in 1877 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.10

Children of Jane Cartwright Sanders and Ambrose Blackham Whitehouse

Sources of Information

  1. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1141/2 Folio 41 Page 19.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q3 Birmingham Volume 16 Page 225.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2058 Folio 128 pages 38 and 39.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q1 Aston Volume 6d page 225.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2159 Folio 67 Page 12.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3121 Folio 139 Page 34.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 104 age 70.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1877/Q2 Birmingham volume 6d Page 124 age 68.

Alice Williams1,2

#10971, b. 14 February 1882, d. 27 November 1968
Last Edited=21 Nov 2016
Alice Greathead née Williams
     Alice Williams was born on 14 February 1882 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,4 She was the daughter of Edward Williams. She married Daniel Saunders Greathead, son of Edward Turley Greathead and Mary Jane Whitehouse, on 11 April 1903 in St Paul, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Walter Arrowsmith and Mary Helen Seeley. Daniel gave his address as 48 Clifford Street, Birmingham and Alice gave 51 Alma Street, Birmingham. Daniel was a jeweller.5,6,7 In 1905 when their son Arthur was born the familylived at Back 38 Clifford Street, Aston Manor. Arthur was working as a journeyman jeweller.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Daniel Saunders Greathead.9 There is a lovely picture of Alice and Daniel and three children. Arthur, Ivy and baby Walter, sadly baby Daniel had died in infancy. Presumably taken around 1912.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Alice was listed as living at 75 Lozells Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England with her husband Daniel. And their son Walter. Daniel was a journeyman jeweller.11 Her husband Daniel died on 1956 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.12 Alice and three of her children, Doris, Arthur and Ivy, were together for this photograph taken in December 1963.10 Alice died on 27 November 1968 in Summerfield Hospital, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, aged 86.13,14 The will of Alice was proved on 11 December 1968 to her son Walter who lived at 12 Meadowside Road, Four Oaks, Sutton Coldfield and was a post office employee. Her effects were valued at £513.6s 0d in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.14

Children of Alice Williams and Daniel Saunders Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  2. [S4765] Letters between Margaret Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 March 2003.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5504I/004.
  5. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1903/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 573.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO 363 WW1 service records.
  7. [S21492] E-mails between Trevor David Phillips and Jan Cooper from 13 July 2010.
  8. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18276 RG78 Piece 1102 Registration district 385 Sub district 4 Enumeration district 7 schedule number 150.
  10. [S4791] Emails between Jean Emily Makin née Geathead and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2003.
  11. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5504I/004/9.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q4 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 139.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q4 Birmingham Volume 9c Page 859.
  14. [S8] Copy of will held by Jan, some kindly provided my contacts.

Henry J Bailey1

#10972, b. 25 December 1869, d. 1952
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Henry J Bailey was born on 25 December 1869 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of William Bailey and Jane Willis.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Back 75 No 2 Mott Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Bailey.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 14 Court 9 House Mott Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Bailey Henry was a scholar.7 He married Amy Whitehouse Greathead, daughter of Edward Turley Greathead and Mary Jane Whitehouse, on 23 September 1889 in All Saints, Hockley, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by PeterTegid Jones and Alice Maud Tranter. Henry was a pearl button turner.8,3,9,10 Henry was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in 114 Hockley Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Henry was a pearl button maker living with his wife who is described as an odd shopkeeper and their son Harry.11 Henry sailed on board Majestic leaving Liverpool on 6 March 1901 arriving in Ellis Island on 13 March 1901. Amy, his wife and their children followed in August 1901.2,12 Henry died in 1952.3

Children of Henry J Bailey and Amy Whitehouse Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S40018] Ellis Island records website.
  3. [S29520] E-mails between Lisa A Brand and Jan Cooper from 20 March 2013.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 158.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3119 Folio 85 Page 38.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2991 Folio 150 Page 24.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q3 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 151.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/NXRM-JKZ
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  11. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2386 Folio 22 Page 5.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.

Joseph Stonehouse1

#10973, b. 5 September 1863, d. 1949
Last Edited=22 Feb 2017
     Joseph Stonehouse was born on 5 September 1863 in Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England.2 He was the son of William Stonehouse.3 He married Maud Mary Greathead, daughter of Edward Turley Greathead and Mary Jane Whitehouse, on 10 September 1892 in St Paul, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Edward T Greathead and Annie M Stonehouse. Joseph was a plumber living at 51 Alma Street, his father William was listed as a deceased wheelwright.4,2,5 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 51 Livermore Place, Aston, Warwickshire, England, Joseph was a house painter and Maude a grocers shopkeeper.6 Joseph was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 51 Alma Street, Aston, Warwickshire, England, Joseph was a house painter living with his wife who was listed as a shop keeper together with his four children in their three roomed home.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joseph was listed as living at 10 Duke Road, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England Joseph was a house painter.8 His wife Maud died on 1945 in 10 Duke Street, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England.2 Joseph died in 1949 in 10 Duke Street, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, England.1,2

Children of Joseph Stonehouse and Maud Mary Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S49] E-mails between Barbara Corcoran and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.
  2. [S19654] Emails between Sheryl White née Stonehouse and Jan Cooper from 2007.
  3. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1892/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 508.
  5. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Aston Marriage Challenge.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2883 Folio 122 Page 7.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 18285 RG78 Piece 1102 Registration District 385 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 16 Schedule Number 268.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5713E/016.

John Hubbard1

#10974, b. about 1747/48
Last Edited=11 Nov 2004
Appears on charts:
Chart 4 - William Greathead
     Tom has two boys Alexander and Edward. His wife Angela Cooper had a brother John b 1944 Her Dad Leonard b 1905 married Margaret Payne b1919. She had two siblings Irving and Gordon. Their parents were Gertrude Hubbard b 1881 and Alfred Payne b 1879. Gertrude had 2 siblings Florence b 1883 and George b 1881. Their parents Sarah Hubbard b 1855 and George Hubbard 1853. Sarahs parents were Thomas Hubbard b 1834 and Mary Garner. Thomas's parents were Joseph Hubbard b 1810 and Elizabeth Phipps b 1811. Joseph was one of 16 siblings. Their parents were John Hubbard b 1779 and Elizabeth Sadler. John's Dad was this John # 10974.1 John Hubbard was born about 1747/48.1 He married Mary Lamley, daughter of Thomas Lamley and Frances Greathead, on 23 November 1773 in Rearsby, Leicestershire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S47] E-mails between Tom Whittaker and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2004.

Francis Hollingshead1

#10975
Last Edited=12 Jul 2006
     Francis Hollingshead married Mary Elliot.

Child of Francis Hollingshead and Mary Elliot

Sources of Information

  1. [S71] E-mails between Caroline Cavanagh and Jan Cooper from 30 December 2001.