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Ann Till1

#11376, b. about 1810, d. 1870
Last Edited=28 Jan 2017
     Ann Till was born about 1810 in Colton, Staffordshire, England.1 She married David Bentley, son of ... Bentley and Mary ..., in 1846 in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England.1,2 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Horse Fair, Rugeley, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of David Bentley.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Kingstone, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of David Bentley.4 Ann died in 1870 in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England.1,5

Children of Ann Till and David Bentley

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1846/Q2 Lichfield Volume 17 Page 93.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2015 Folio 5 Page 22.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1956 Folio 75 Page 5.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Lichfield Volume 6b Page 291.

Joseph Bergin

#11377
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 18 - George Greathead
     Joseph Bergin married Mary Constance Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Margaret Connolly, in 1928 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q3 Manchester N Volume 8d Page 1619.

Walter Wood

#11378
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Walter Wood married Edith Greathead, daughter of Anthoney Greathead and Margaret Pinkney, in 1912 in All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, The banns were read on 7, 14 and 21 April. Walter was a bachelor of the parish of Holy Trinity, Meanwood and Edith of Romany, Northallerton.1,2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1324.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921 - West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; Yorkshire Parish Records; New Reference Number: RDP74/21.
  3. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C46NO/3/333.

John Brechan Thompson Routledge

#11379, b. 1872, d. 1908
Last Edited=6 Aug 2016
     John Brechan Thompson Routledge was born in 1872 in Carlton, Yorkshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Thomas Routledge and Elizabeth Briggs.4,2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 30 Village, Carlton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Routledge.5 He married Sarah Greathead, daughter of Anthoney Greathead and Margaret Pinkney, on 13 April 1898 in All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, after the banns were read on 27 March, 3 and 10 April. The ceremony was witnessed by Thomas and Edith Greathead, her brother, sister and John Gill. John is described as a coachman and his father Thomas a farmer. John gave his address as Kirkheaton and Sarah as Romanby, Northallerton.6,7,8 John was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 5 Doncaster Road, Darfield, Yorkshire, England, John was a coachman living with his wife and two young daughters.9 John died in 1908 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.10

Children of John Brechan Thompson Routledge and Sarah Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q1 Stokesley Volume 9d Page 487.
  4. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4865 Folio 82 Page 6.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1898/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1165.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C46NO/3/31.
  8. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4319 Folio 19 Page 28.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q2 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 454 age 36.

Edward Thompson

#11380, b. 1858, d. 1923
Last Edited=9 Feb 2017
Edward Thompson
     Edward Thompson was born in 1858 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of William Thompson and Ann Downes.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Naggs Head, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Thompson.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Trout Street, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Thompson Edward was a clerk.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 58 Forshaw Street, Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of William Thompson Edward was an engine smith at the works.5 He married Hannah Greathead, daughter of Anthoney Greathead and Margaret Pinkney, on 6 October 1881 in All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read on 11, 18 and 25 September.6,7,8 Edward was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in 19 Lord Street, Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England, Edward was an engine smith.9 Edward was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 60 Stratford Street, Hunslet, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, Edward was a blacksmith.10 Edward was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 47 Spencer Place, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, Edward was a foreman living with his wife and two of his daughters in their eight roomed home.11 His wife Hannah died on 1919 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England.12 Edward died in 1923 in Bramley, Leeds, Yorkshire, England.13

Children of Edward Thompson and Hannah Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q Northallerton Volume 9d Page 452.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3662 Folio 102 Page 18.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4864 Folio 71 Page 20.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4285 Folio 11 Page 18.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1119.
  7. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - C46NO/2/274.
  8. [S47012] Find my past Yorkshire Banns.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3482 Folio 86 Page 30.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4196 Folio 131 Page 28.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 26971 RG78 Piece 1547 Registration District 500 Sub District 2 Enumeration District 28 Schedule Number 24.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q3 Leeds Volume 9b Page 314 age 58.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q2 Bramley Volume 9b Page 360 age 66.

Hilda Mary Greathead1

#11381, b. 8 May 1895, d. 1952
Last Edited=12 Feb 2017
Relationships
5th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Hilda Mary Greathead was born on 8 May 1895 in Cleator, Lancashire, England.2 She was the daughter of Edward Greathead and Annie Green. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 15 Avenue Place, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Greathead.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Peart Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Greathead.4 She married Herbert Walmsley in 1917 in St Margaret, Burnley, Lancashire, England.5,6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Hilda was listed as living at 62 Spencer Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England with her husband Herbert. Herbert and Hilda were both cotton weavers.7 Hilda died in 1952 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q2 Whitehaven Volume 10b Page 694.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4055 folio 102 page 32.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 24808 RG78 Piece 1421 Registration District 472 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 30 Schedule number 196.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q2 Burnley Volume 8e Page 279.
  6. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE138/3/155.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4304E/012.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1952/Q3 Burnley Volume 10b Page 543 age 57.

Hettie Greathead1

#11382, b. 23 May 1899, d. 11 September 1965
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
5th cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Hettie Greathead was born on 23 May 1899 in Starbeck, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Edward Greathead and Annie Green. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 15 Avenue Place, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Peart Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Greathead.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Hettie Greathead was listed as living at 27 Boundary Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England with her parents Hetty was a cotton weaver incapacitated.7 Hettie died on 11 September 1965 in 27 Boundary Street, Burnley, Lancaster, Lancashire, England, aged 66.8,9,10 Hettie did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 24 September 1965 in Lancaster to her brothers Walter, a retired electrician and Edgar a retired labourer. Her effects were valued at £936.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q3 Knaresborough Volume 9a Page 122.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4306E/005.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4055 folio 102 page 32.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 24808 RG78 Piece 1421 Registration District 472 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 30 Schedule number 196.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4306E/005/41.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1965/Q3 Lancaster Volume 10c Page 693.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - Ref LAN/59A/14 age 66.

Alice Dorothy Evans

#11383, b. July 1895, d. 9 January 1927
Last Edited=18 Apr 2016
     Alice Dorothy Evans was born in July 1895 in Lewes, Sussex, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Evans.3 She married Oswald Greathead, son of Edward Greathead and Annie Green, in 1920 in St Margaret, Burnley, Lancashire, England.4,5 Alice and her two small sons, George was only six months old left Southampton on 16 December 1923 aboard SS Minnedosa of the Canadian Pacific line. The Master was J Sibbons and the ship carried 212 passengers. They left the ship at the port of Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada. Osward, Alice's husband had preceded them in June that year.6 Alice died on 9 January 1927 in Lady Minto Hospital, Cochrane, Ontario, Canada, aged 31 from occlusions of barrata from construction bands due to a previous operation. Alice's death certificate states she had been in Canada for 4 1/2 years.7 Alice was buried on 11 January 1927 in Cochrane, Ontario, Canada.8

Children of Alice Dorothy Evans and Oswald Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q3 Lewes Volume 2b Page 173.
  3. [S47001] General Register Office, Information taken from Death certificate of daughter.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q1 Burnley Volume 8e Page 395.
  5. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE138/3/220.
  6. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - passenger lists.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Canadian death records MS935_346.
  8. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists.

George Harry Greathead

#11384, b. 13 March 1923
Last Edited=18 Apr 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
     George Harry Greathead was born on 13 March 1923 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,2 He was the son of Oswald Greathead and Alice Dorothy Evans. Alice and her two small sons, George was only six months old left Southampton on 16 December 1923 aboard SS Minnedosa of the Canadian Pacific line. The Master was J Sibbons and the ship carried 212 passengers. They left the ship at the port of Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada. Osward, Alice's husband had preceded them in June that year.3 Oswald Greathead sailed on board the ship Montrose arriving at Liverpool from St John, NB Canada with his sons Herbert, George and Kenneth, only 11 months old on 12 February 1927. He gave their address in UK as 5 Kellington Street, Burnley and his occupation as electrician.4 Herbert a scholar, George a scholar and Kenneth a child sailed from Liverpool on 16 November 1928 to Montreal aboard the ship Minnedosa. They sailed using their new surname of Evans. They were met at the dock by the Salvation Army in Halifax and put aboard a train to meet their father and his new wife.5,6 Herbert, George and Kenneth all left Canada and returned to England to fight in WW2 and reportedly to get away from their step mother.6 He married Kathleen ... the settled in Birmingham for the next few years.6 George, Kathleen, Maureen and Brian sailed from Liverpool on 27 April 1957 to Quebec aboard the ship New York. George was a tool setter, they gave their address as 1 Graham Road, Yardley. They settled in Oshawa in Ontario. His older brother Herbert and his family had returned to Canada two years previously.7

Children of George Harry Greathead and Kathleen ...

  • Maureen Evans7
  • Brian Evans7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q2 Burnley Volume 8c Page 356.
  2. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - NEL/50/79.
  3. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - passenger lists.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 836 tem 61.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past Passenger lists leaving UK 1890-1960.
  6. [S23276] Emails between Val Butcher née Evans and Jan Cooper from 31 July 2009.
  7. [S40000] Website find my past passengers leaving UK.

Herbert Edward Greathead1

#11385, b. 22 September 1920, d. 1999
Last Edited=18 Apr 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
     Herbert Edward Greathead was born on 22 September 1920 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Oswald Greathead and Alice Dorothy Evans. Alice and her two small sons, George was only six months old left Southampton on 16 December 1923 aboard SS Minnedosa of the Canadian Pacific line. The Master was J Sibbons and the ship carried 212 passengers. They left the ship at the port of Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada. Osward, Alice's husband had preceded them in June that year.5 Oswald Greathead sailed on board the ship Montrose arriving at Liverpool from St John, NB Canada with his sons Herbert, George and Kenneth, only 11 months old on 12 February 1927. He gave their address in UK as 5 Kellington Street, Burnley and his occupation as electrician.6 Herbert a scholar, George a scholar and Kenneth a child sailed from Liverpool on 16 November 1928 to Montreal aboard the ship Minnedosa. They sailed using their new surname of Evans. They were met at the dock by the Salvation Army in Halifax and put aboard a train to meet their father and his new wife.7,1 Herbert, George and Kenneth all left Canada and returned to England to fight in WW2 and reportedly to get away from their step mother.1 He married Lilian Mary Palmer in 1941 in Loughborough, Leicestershire, England.1,8 Herbert, his wife and two daughters sailed on 22 April from Southampton aboard the ship Scythia to Quebec. They gave their address as 10 Poplar Road, Loughborough, Valerie was listed as a scholar and Herbert an Inspector. Herbert's younger brother George and his wife Kathleen followed a couple of years later.3 After he emigrated back to Canada Herbert worked for Hydro Quebec, as an electrician who specilised in power stations.1 Herbert died in 1999 from stomach cancer.1

Children of Herbert Edward Greathead and Lilian Mary Palmer

  • Valerie Fay Evans1
  • Sallyann M Evans1
  • Bret Evans1

Sources of Information

  1. [S23276] Emails between Val Butcher née Evans and Jan Cooper from 31 July 2009.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Burnley Volume 8c Page 319.
  3. [S40000] Website find my past passengers leaving UK.
  4. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - BUE/68/48.
  5. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - passenger lists.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK Incoming Passenger lists BT26 Piece 836 tem 61.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past Passenger lists leaving UK 1890-1960.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Loughborough Volume 7a Page 436.

Herbert Walmsley

#11386, b. 9 July 1890
Last Edited=12 Feb 2017
     Herbert Walmsley was born on 9 July 1890 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1 He married Hilda Mary Greathead, daughter of Edward Greathead and Annie Green, in 1917 in St Margaret, Burnley, Lancashire, England.2,3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Herbert was listed as living at 62 Spencer Street, Burnley, Lancashire, England with his wife Hilda. Herbert and Hilda were both cotton weavers.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q3 Burnley Volume 8e Page 97.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1917/Q2 Burnley Volume 8e Page 279.
  3. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE138/3/155.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4304E/012.

Elizabeth Jane Ranson

#11387, b. about 1878, d. 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Elizabeth Jane Ranson was born about 1878 in Brancepath, Durham, England.1 She married James Greathead, son of John Greathead and Jane Ann Hogg, on 16 February 1901 in St James, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2,3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 23 Stanley Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of James Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 31 Florence Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of James Greathead.5 Elizabeth died in 1929 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.6 Elizabeth was buried on 5 March 1929 in Durham Road Cemetery, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.7

Children of Elizabeth Jane Ranson and James Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 96.
  3. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4624 Folio 95 Page 20.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29572 RG78 Piece 1717A Registration district 544 sub district 1 enumeration district 26 schedule number 172.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 149.
  7. [S40000] Website www.stocktonroots.co.uk.
  8. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Albert James Thompson1

#11388, b. 1883
Last Edited=28 Jul 2010
     Albert James Thompson was born in 1883 in Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England.1,2 He was the son of John Thompson and Mary Ann Bentley.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Warns Nest, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson Albert was a scholar.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Coley Lane, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson Albert was a house painter.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1883/Q2 Stafford Volume 6b Page 25.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2141 Folio 20 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2573 Folio 20 Page 6.

Margaret Elizabeth T Dobson1

#11389, b. about 1878, d. 1904
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Margaret Elizabeth T Dobson was born about 1878 in Tan Hill, Yorkshire, England.2 She married John Joseph Greathead, son of John Greathead and Sarah Ann W Stonebanks, in 1900 in Durham, England.1,3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 1 Newcombs Yard, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter in law of John Greathead.2 Margaret died in 1904 in Auckland, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4681 Folio 161 Page 28.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 674.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q1 Auckland Volume 10a Page 169 age 26.

Mary Suckling

#11390, b. about 1849, d. 1903
Last Edited=23 Dec 2016
     Mary Suckling was born about 1849 in Lumley, Chester le Street, Durham, England.1 She married John Greathead, son of Robert Greathead and Elizabeth Blades, on 19 October 1896 in St Anne's, Auckland, Durham, England, Mary was John's second wife.2 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 1 Newcombs Yard, Willington, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greathead.3 Mary died in 1903 in Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Auckland Volume 10a Page 270.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4681 Folio 161 Page 28.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q4 Durham Volume 10a Page 264.

Francis Joseph Thompson1

#11391, b. 24 December 1884, d. 13 February 1972
Last Edited=29 Nov 2010
     Francis Joseph Thompson was born on 24 December 1884 in Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Thompson and Mary Ann Bentley.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Warns Nest, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Coley Lane, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson Francis was a house painter.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Coley Lane, Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson Francis was a newsagent.6 He married Ethel Annie Warner in 1913 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England.7 His wife Ethel died on 16 February 1968 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, aged 74.8 Francis died on 13 February 1972 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, aged 87.3,9 He was buried in St Michael and All Angels, Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England, with his wife.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q1 Stafford Volume 6b Page 25.
  3. [S4791] Emails between Jean Emily Makin née Geathead and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2003.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2141 Folio 20 Pages 5 and 6.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2573 Folio 20 Page 6.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 16337 RG78 Piece 1013 Registration District 357 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 4 Schedule Number 169.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q2 Stafford Volume 6b Page 37.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1968/Q1 Stafford Volume 9b Page 522 age 75.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1972/Q1 Stafford Volume 9b Page 1217 age 76.

Jessie Margaret Thompson1

#11392, b. 1887, d. 1940
Last Edited=31 Jul 2011
     Jessie Margaret Thompson was born in 1887 in Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Thompson and Mary Ann Bentley.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Warns Nest, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Thompson.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Coley Lane, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Thompson.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Coley Lane, Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Thompson.5 She married Henry Deakin in 1913 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, the family lived at Knowle Farm, Hixon.6 Jessie died in 1940 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England, in a car accident.7,8

Children of Jessie Margaret Thompson and Henry Deakin

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q4 Stafford Volume 6b Page 25.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2141 Folio 20 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2573 Folio 20 Page 6.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 16337 RG78 Piece 1013 Registration District 357 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 4 Schedule Number 169.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q2 Stafford Volume 6b Page 11.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q1 Stafford Volume 6b Page 34 age 52.
  8. [S19579] Pamela Jean Heyman, Water under the Bridge (Part one: The Early Years),.

Archibald Harrington Thompson1

#11393, b. 1889, d. 20 June 1910
Last Edited=23 Nov 2010
     Archibald Harrington Thompson was born in 1889 in Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England.1,2 He was the son of John Thompson and Mary Ann Bentley.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Warns Nest, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Coley Lane, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson.4 Archibald died on 20 June 1910 in Stafford, Staffordshire, England.5,6 John Thompson, his wife Mary Ann and their children, Lucy Helen, Archibald Harrington and Robert Harry were all buried in the same grave number 438 in St Michael and All Angels, Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England, The stone reads Peace Perfect Peace.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q1 Stafford Volume 6b Page 22.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2141 Folio 20 Pages 5 and 6.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2573 Folio 20 Page 6.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1910/Q2 Stafford Volume 6b Page 13 age 21.
  6. [S4791] Emails between Jean Emily Makin née Geathead and Jan Cooper from 13 March 2003.

Edna Greathead

#11394, b. 1915, d. 1916
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Edna Greathead was born in 1915 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Daniel Saunders Greathead and Alice Williams. Edna died in 1916 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 Edna was buried in May 1916 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q1 Aston Volume 6d Page 1147.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1916/Q2 Aston Volume 6d Page 585.
  3. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Margaret Paterson1

#11395, b. 29 January 1910
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 34 - Richard Tunley
     Margaret Paterson was born on 29 January 1910.1 She married John Leslie Tunley, son of William Baker Tunley and Florence Mary Carter, in September 1937.2,1

Children of Margaret Paterson and John Leslie Tunley

Sources of Information

  1. [S10551] Emails between Gordon Tunley and Jan Cooper from 27 December 2004.
  2. [S9369] Emails between Malcolm Tunley and Jan Cooper from 7 December 2003.

Gladys Edith Price1

#11396, b. 22 October 1915, d. 21 March 1971
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 9 - William Greathead
     Gladys Edith Price was born on 22 October 1915 in Carlton, Victoria, Australia.1 She was the daughter of Walter Price and Gladys Pearl Busch.2 She married John Davenport Greathead, son of Arthur Milner Greathead and Esther Davenport Blair, on 15 June 1945 in Northcote, Victoria, Australia, John was a bootmaker.1,3 Gladys died on 21 March 1971 in Williamstown, Victoria, Australia, aged 55.1,2,4

Children of Gladys Edith Price and John Davenport Greathead

  • Dennis Greathead
  • Rhonda Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11398] Emails between Derek Woodney and Jan Cooper from 9 April 2004.
  2. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria.
  3. [S18466] Emails between Scott and Linda Le Guier and Jan Cooper from 9 June 2006.
  4. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 6529.

Ethel Jane Greathead1

#11400, b. 14 July 1891, d. 1976
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
Ethel Jane Smih née Greathead
     Ethel Jane Greathead was born on 14 July 1891 in Camden Town, London, England.2,3,4 She was the daughter of Charles Thomas Greathead and Letitia Caroline Greenwood.5 She was baptised on 23 August 1897 in St Thomas, Finsbury Park, London, England, She was baptised along with her siblings Norah, Charles and Maud. Their home address was 143 St Thomas Road, Finsbury Park and her father was listed as a decorator.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 12 Hermitage Road, Stoke Newington, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Letitia Caroline Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 50 Sydney Road, Hornsey, Edmonton, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Letitia Caroline Greathead Ethel was a milliner.7 She married Reginald Burnaby Smith, son of Francis Thomas Smith, on 14 August 1914 in St Peter, Harringay, London, England, after the banns had een read. The ceremony was witnessed by Charles Thomas Greathead and Stanley Francis Smith. Reginald was a compositor living in 97 Lausanne Road. Ethel lived at 50 Sydney Road.8,4,9 Ethel died in 1976 in Surrey, England.10

Children of Ethel Jane Greathead and Reginald Burnaby Smith

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q3 Pancras Volume 1b Page 99.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S20634] Letters between Marjorie Fry née Smith and Jan Cooper from 8 March 2008.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 204 folio 101 Page 82.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Thomas, Finsbury Park, Register of baptisms, P83/TMS2, Item 002.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 7198 RG78 Piece 353 Registration district 132 subdistrict 1 enumeration district 6 schedule number 104.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1914/Q3 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 1141.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Peter, Hornsey, Register of marriages, DRO/038/A/01, Item 008.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1976/Q1 Surrey Mid E Volume 17 Page 0244.
  11. [S18] E-mails between Terry Powell and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2003.
  12. [S20645] E-mails between Richard Shadrack and Jan Cooper from 11 February 2008 title.