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John Henry Brisbane Greathead1

#11426, b. 19 December 1893, d. 11 October 1981
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     John Henry Brisbane Greathead was born on 19 December 1893 in Islington, London, England.2,1 He was the son of John James Greathead and Emily Eliza Root. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 27 Heath Street, Barking, Essex, England, he was listed as the son of John James Greathead John was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Devonport, Devon, England, he was listed as being in the Military. He was a boy 1 class on the ship Impregnable which was a boys training ship in Devenport dock.4 John signed up when eighteen years old in December 1911 for twelve years. His height was listed as five feet four and three tenths inches with a chest measurement of thirty six inches. His hair was brown, eyes blue and complexion fair. He was described as a painters labourer and had a small scar over his left eye and a tatoo of crossed hands and roses on his arm. He service number was J9043. He served on many ships including Impregnable, Leviathan, Victory, Hampshire, Emopa and Victory I.5 He married Alice Rosina Conroy in 1922 in Edmonton, London, England.6 His wife Alice died on 15 October 1973 in 9 Altington Avenue, Enfield, Middlesex, England, aged 91.7,8 John died on 11 October 1981 in Beaumont Hall, Marine Parade, Clacton on Sea, Essex, England, aged 87.9,10 The will of John was proved on 20 November 1981 in Ipswich. His effects were valued at £10201.10

Child of John Henry Brisbane Greathead and Alice Rosina Conroy

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q1 Islington Volume 1b Page 283.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1653 folio 106 page 9.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 13027 RG78 Piece 751 Registration District 278 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 19 (St Aubyn).
  5. [S40044] Register of Seamen's Services at The National ArchivesCatalogue reference ADM 188/665 Piece 9001-9500 Image 43/41.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q2 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 1561.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1973/Q4 Enfield Volume 5b Page 703.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 740106326J.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1981/Q4 Colchester Volume 9 Page 2356.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 811012175M.

Alice Rosina Conroy

#11427, b. 7 January 1882, d. 15 October 1973
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Alice Rosina Conroy was born on 7 January 1882.1 She married John Henry Brisbane Greathead, son of John James Greathead and Emily Eliza Root, in 1922 in Edmonton, London, England.2 Alice died on 15 October 1973 in 9 Altington Avenue, Enfield, Middlesex, England, aged 91.3,4 The will of Alice was proved on 26 February 1974 in London. Her effects were valued at £609.4

Child of Alice Rosina Conroy and John Henry Brisbane Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q2 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 1561.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1973/Q4 Enfield Volume 5b Page 703.
  4. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 740106326J.

Olive E Greathead

#11428, b. 14 January 1924, d. 21 September 2004
Last Edited=22 Mar 2016
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Olive E Greathead was born on 14 January 1924 in Edmonton, London, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Henry Brisbane Greathead and Alice Rosina Conroy. She married Harold H Kamholz in 1945 in Edmonton, London, England.3 Olive died on 21 September 2004 aged 80.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q1 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 896.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Edmonton Volume 3a Page 2964.

Lily Mary Greathead1

#11429, b. 1895
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Lily Mary Greathead was born in 1895 in Islington, London, England.2,1 She was the daughter of John James Greathead and Emily Eliza Root. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 27 Heath Street, Barking, Essex, England, she was listed as the daughter of John James Greathead
Lily was a scholar.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 22 Beechfield Road, Hermitage Road, Finsbury Park, Middlesex, England, she was listed as the servant of David Charles Evans, his wife Emily Jane and their family in a five roomed home.4 She married Morris Esterman in 1920 in Hackney, London, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q3 Islington Volume 1b Page 247.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1653 folio 106 page 9.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 1278 RG78 Piece 355 egistration district 132 sub district 3 enumeration district 1 schedule number 118.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Hackney Volume 1b Page 1321.

Morris Esterman

#11430, b. 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Morris Esterman was born in 1896 in St George in the East, London, England.1 He married Lily Mary Greathead, daughter of John James Greathead and Emily Eliza Root, in 1920 in Hackney, London, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q3 St Geo East Volume 1c Page 353.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q3 Hackney Volume 1b Page 1321.

Percy Frederick Greathead1

#11431, b. 30 April 1899, d. 28 May 1933
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Percy Frederick Greathead was born on 30 April 1899 in Islington, London, England.2,3,4 He was the son of John James Greathead and Emily Eliza Root. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 27 Heath Street, Barking, Essex, England, he was listed as the son of John James Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 78 Beaconsfield Road, Tottenham, London, England, he was listed as the son of John James Greathead.6 Percy died instantly on 28 May 1933 in John du Bois Hil, Ardleigh, Essex, England, aged 34 in an accident, he lived in Harts Lane, Ardleigh and employed by Mr Dobson at Old Barn Fruit Farm. Percy was walking from Colchester to his home after seeing his father off by train, when he was inviolved in a collision with Ronald Frost agde 25 who was riding a motor cycle from the Colchester direction. The two men were found lying on the road. Robert was taken to hospital suffering from severe head injuries, Percy was dead.

An inquest took place the following Wednesday when it was suggested Robert die not see Percy who was wearing dark clothes. The jury returned a verdict that Percy's death was accidental.7,8,9 Percy was buried on 3 June 1933 in St Nicholas, Ardleigh, Essex, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1899/Q2 Islington Volume 1b Page 317.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - WO363 WW1 Service records.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1653 folio 106 page 9.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 7338 RG 78 Piece number 356 Registration district 132 Sub district 4 Enumeration district 28 schedule number 55.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1933/Q2 Tendring Volume 4a Page 761.
  8. [S40000] Website FreeReg bmd.
  9. [S40045] Newspapers Essex Newsman 03 June 1933 - FMP.

Alice Clive Greathed

#11432, b. 14 October 1870, d. 17 March 1936
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Alice Clive Greathed was born on 14 October 1870 in Nynee Tal North, West Bengal, Western Provinces, India, Alice was a British Subject and the twin of Robert Napier Greathed.1,2 She was the daughter of William Wilberforce Harris Greathed CB and Alice Clive. She was baptised on 1 December 1870 in Nynee Tal North, West Bengal, Western Provinces, India, with her twin brother.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Ladycross Lodge, Denny Lodge, Lyndhurst, Hampshire, England, she was listed as the daughter and scholar. Her German Governess Alwine H Struwe and seven servants were at home on the night of the census.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Marston House, Marston St Lawrence, Northamptonshire, England, she was listed as a visitor.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Downton Castle, Downton, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the visitor of Arthur R B Knight, his wife Eliza and their family. Alice was living on her own means.6 Alice was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Knockacur, Doneraile, County Cork, Ireland, Alice was a lady of private means and Anglican faith living with two servants a cook Mary Kavernagh and a parlour miad Mary Buckley. The house had 19 rooms and was made of brick or stone wth a tile or slate roof with five windows in the front. It had six stables and one harness room. She rented the house from Lord Castletown.7 She died on 17 March 1936 in Treago Mill, Crantock, Newquay, Cornwall, England, aged 65 Alice did not marry.8,9 The will of Alice was proved on 24 June 1936 in London to Gerald Frederick Nalder a solicitor. Her effects were valued at £7,583 15s 8d, it was resworn as £7527 5s 2d.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - indexing project (batch) number: C75022-2, system origin:      India-EASy, source film number: 499040 reference number: v 134 p 52.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Film 0499040 Parish register transcripts from the Presidency of Bengal, 1713-1948 India. Office of the Registrar General.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1202 Folio 97 Page 2 Film 1341294.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1186 Folio 36 Page 16.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2502 folio 36 page 11.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Cork/Doneraile/Knockacur/428837/.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q1 St Columb Volume 5c Page 110.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn1

#11433, b. 27 September 1836, d. 22 October 1908
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn was born on 27 September 1836 in Sorrento, Italy, She was a British subject.2,3 She was the daughter of George Robert Osborn and Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn Charlotte was a scholar at home.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.5 She married Edward Harris Greathed, son of Edward Harris and Mary Elizabeth Glyn, on 4 August 1869 in Parish Church, Campton, nr Shefford, Bedfordshire, England, The ceremony was performed by Rev George M Osborn, brother of the bride assisted by Rev W Best Rector of of the Parish, and Rev Montagu Osborn Rector of Kibworth, Leicestershire and uncle of the bride. The bride was given away by her father. The bridesmaids were the Misses May, Emily, Harriet, Edith Osborn and Miss Adela Bertie, Miss Helena Greathed and Miss Maud Pechell. Mr Uvedale Okeden, 10th Hussars, acted as best man. There is an amazingly full write up of the wedding in the Bedford Times and Bedford Independant of Tuesday 10 August 1869. It tells of the ceremony, the reception, who was there, what they wore and how the surroundings were decorated. This was Edward's third marriage.6,1,7,8 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the wife of Edward Harris Greathed.9 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the wife of Edward Harris Greathed.10 Her husband Edward died on 19 November 1881 in Uddens, Wimborne, Dorset, England, aged 69.11,12,8,13 She received probate at the Principal Registry with the Right Hon George Grenfell Baron Wolverton of Irwerne Minster Shaftesbury and Henry John Robert Osborn of Highlands Shefford, Biggleswade, Bedford.12 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.14 Charlotte was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 4 West Eaton Street, Westminster, London, England, Charlotte was a widow living on her own means.15 She died on 22 October 1908 in 5 West Halkin Street, Middlesex, England, aged 72 Her usual address was 81 Queens Gate, Middlesex.16,17,12 Charlotte was buried on 27 October 1908 in All Saints, Hampreston, Dorset, England.18,3 The will of Charlotte was proved on 20 November 1908 in London to Montagu Lewis Perkin a solictor. Her effects were valued at £3,964 11s 5d.12

Children of Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn and Edward Harris Greathed

Sources of Information

  1. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1753 Folio 720 Page 30.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1869/Q3 Biggleswade Volume 3b Page 549.
  7. [S122] E-mails between Roger W Ward and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2005 The Bedford Times and Bedford Independant Tuesday 10 August 1869 page 5.
  8. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965.
  9. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1983 Folio 42 Page 25.
  10. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2092 Folio 30 Page 17 Film 1341505.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q4 Wimborne Volume 5a Page 165.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S40045] Newspapers The Leeds Mercury - Saturday 26 November 1881.
  14. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.
  15. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 85 Folio 77 Page 5.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q4 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a page 278.
  17. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9484.htm#i94833
  18. [S7] Ancestry.com - Dorset Parish records.

Thomas Bentley Thompson1

#11434, b. 1894
Last Edited=13 Jul 2011
     Thomas Bentley Thompson was born in 1894 in Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England.1,2 He was the son of John Thompson and Mary Ann Bentley.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Coley Lane, Colwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Coley Lane, Little Haywood, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thompson Thomas wasa house painter apprentice.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q1 Stafford Volume 6b Page 20.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2573 Folio 20 Page 6.
  4. [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.

Dorothy Louisa Greathed

#11435, b. 1876, d. 16 April 1951
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Dorothy Louisa Greathed was born in 1876 in Colchester, Essex, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed and Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed Dorothy was a scholar.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 91 Ebury Street, St George Hanover Square, London, England, she was listed as a visitor of John Green together with her sister, both of independent means.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 4 West Eaton Street, Westminster, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn.5 She married Eric Thomas Hanbury-Tracy on 6 November 1902 in Holy Trinity, Chelsea, London, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Algernon Osborn, Wyndam R Dunstan, Charlotte F Greathed and Helena Hanbury Tracy. Eric was a Captain in the Coldstream Guards and gave his address as 116 Queens Gate. Dorothy gave 103 Cadogan Gardens as her address.6,7,8 Dorothy died on 16 April 1951 in Blandford, Dorset, England.9,10

Child of Dorothy Louisa Greathed and Eric Thomas Hanbury-Tracy

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q1 Colchester Volume 4a Page 360.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2092 Folio 30 Page 17 Film 1341505.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 72 folio 111 page 3.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 85 Folio 77 Page 5.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q4 Chelsea Volume 1a Page 857.
  7. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Holy Trinity, Chelsea, Register of marriages, P74/TRI, Item 019.
  9. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9485.htm#i94844
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1951/Q2 Blandford Volume 6a Page 430 - indexed as Dorothy L H Tracy.
  11. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.

Charlotte Elizabeth Greathed1

#11436, b. 3 May 1872, d. 1952
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Charlotte Elizabeth Greathed was born on 3 May 1872 in Colchester, Essex, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed and Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed Charlotte was a scholar.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 91 Ebury Street, St George Hanover Square, London, England, she was listed as a visitor of John Green together with her sister, both of independent means.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 4 West Eaton Street, Westminster, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn.6 She married Charles Bayley Oldfield, son of George Briscoe Oldfield and Edith Radcliffe, on 19 July 1905 in Trinity Church, Chelsea, London, England, after the banns were read. The ceremony was witnessed by FB and GB Oldfield, Charlotte Greathed, Richard G Glynn and Algernon K B Osborne. Charles was a JP and Captain in 6th Middlesex Regiment and was living in the Sedgehill Rectory in Shaftesbury. Charlotte lived at at 103 Cadogan Gardens.7,8,9,10,11 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register she was listed as living at Bedborough Green, Wimbourne, Dorset, England with her sister Georgina.12 Charlotte died in 1952 in Blandford, Dorset, England.13

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q2 Colchester Volume 4a Page 310.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6967h/002.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2092 Folio 30 Page 17 Film 1341505.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 72 folio 111 page 3.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 85 Folio 77 Page 5.
  7. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  8. [S40000] Website Brian Townsley - http://homepages.tesco.net/%7Etownsleyb/TownsFH/html2/…
  9. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Holy Trinity, Chelsea, Register of marriages, P74/TRI, Item 020.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q3 Chelsea Volume 1a Page 908.
  12. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6967H/002/7.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1952/Q1 Blandford Volume 6a Page 506 age 79.

Georgina Laura Greathed

#11437, b. 14 July 1874, d. 11 April 1954
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Georgina Laura Greathed was born on 14 July 1874 in Berechurch Hall, Berechurch, Colchester, Essex, England, Her birth was announced in the Daily News of Saturday 18 July 1874.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed and Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the daughter of Edward Harris Greathed Georgina was a scholar.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the grandaughter of George Robert Osborn.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 4 West Eaton Street, Westminster, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charlotte Frederica Caroline Osborn.7 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register she was listed as living at Bedborough Green, Wimbourne, Dorset, England with her sister Charlotte.8 Georgina died on 11 April 1954 in Scole Lodge Nursing Home, Scole, Norfolk, England, aged 79 Her usual address was Scole Lodge, Scole, Norfolk.9,10 The will of Georgina was proved on 31 July 1955 to Westminster Bank Ltd. Her effects were valued at £7,332 1s 6d.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q3 Colchester Volume 4a Page 325.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40000] Website Brian Townsley - http://homepages.tesco.net/%7Etownsleyb/TownsFH/html2/…
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6967h/002.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2092 Folio 30 Page 17 Film 1341505.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 85 Folio 77 Page 5.
  8. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/6967H/002/7.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1954/Q2 Depwade Volume 4b Page 342.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

George Robert Osborn1,2

#11438, b. 29 October 1813, d. 11 January 1892
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     George Robert Osborn was born on 29 October 1813 in St Martins, London, England.3,4 He married Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr, daughter of Mark Robert Kerr and Charlotte McDonmell, on 22 August 1835 George was addressed as Sir George.1,2 George was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, George was described as a Baronet and landed proprietor.5 George was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, George is described as a Private Gentleman and was living with his wife and children. Several visitors are listed on the census Emily Richardson is described as of independant fortune.6 His wife Charlotte died on 17 January 1866 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England.7 He married Mary Elizabeth Anne Sitwell, daughter of Sir George Reresby Sitwell and Countess of Antrim Charlotte McDonnell, on 20 March 1871 in Christ Church, Folkestone, Kent, England, Mary was the second daughter of Sir George Sitwell, 2nd Baronet and Sarah, daughter of Crauford Tait, from Harviestone, County. Clackmannan. The wedding reception following the ceremony was held at Chicksands Priory.7,8,9 George was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, George was a Baronet landowner.10 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 15 Brunswick Square, Hove, Sussex, England.11 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England.12 George died on 11 January 1892 in Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, England, aged 78.13,3,14

Children of George Robert Osborn and Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  3. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9479.htm#i94788
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1753 Folio 720 Page 30.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  7. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005 Cokayne's Complete Baronetage.
  8. [S122] E-mails between Roger W Ward and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2005.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q1 Eltham Volume 2a Page 997.
  10. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1551 Folio 34 Page 25.
  11. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1095 Folio 73 Page 21.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.
  13. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q1 Biggleswade Volume 3b Page 294 age 78.
  15. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9484.htm#i94833
  16. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9482.htm#i94812
  17. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9482.htm#i94820

Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr1

#11439, b. about 1823, d. 17 January 1866
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr was born about 1823 in Marylebone, London, England.2 She was the daughter of Mark Robert Kerr and Charlotte McDonmell.1 She married George Robert Osborn on 22 August 1835 George was addressed as Sir George.3,1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of George Robert Osborn.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of George Robert Osborn.5 Charlotte died on 17 January 1866 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England.6

Children of Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr and George Robert Osborn

Sources of Information

  1. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1753 Folio 720 Page 30.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  6. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005 Cokayne's Complete Baronetage.
  7. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9484.htm#i94833
  8. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9482.htm#i94812
  9. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9482.htm#i94820

Mary Louisa Osborn1

#11440, b. 11 January 1847, d. 31 March 1919
Last Edited=30 Oct 2012
     Mary Louisa Osborn was born on 11 January 1847 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of George Robert Osborn and Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn Mark was a scholar at home.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.5 Mary, Emily, Harriet and Edith were bridesmaids at their sister Charlotte's wedding to Edward Greathed on 4 August 1869.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as a visitor of Edward Harris Greathed.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.8 Mary died on 31 March 1919 in Bedfordshire, England, aged 72.3,9,10 Mary was buried in All Saints Churchyard, Campton, Bedfordshire, England.10

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. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9484.htm#i94835
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1753 Folio 720 Page 30.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  6. [S122] E-mails between Roger W Ward and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2005.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2092 Folio 30 Page 17 Film 1341505.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q2 Bedford Volume 3b Page 311.
  10. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Gravestone at Campton Church.

Edith Caroline Agnes Osborn1

#11441, b. 6 October 1854, d. 20 May 1914
Last Edited=10 Mar 2005
     Edith Caroline Agnes Osborn was born on 6 October 1854 in Dover, Kent, England.2,3 She was the daughter of George Robert Osborn and Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.4 Mary, Emily, Harriet and Edith were bridesmaids at their sister Charlotte's wedding to Edward Greathed on 4 August 1869.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 15 Brunswick Square, Hove, Sussex, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.8 Edith died on 20 May 1914 aged 59.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p9484.htm#i94838
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  5. [S122] E-mails between Roger W Ward and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2005.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1551 Folio 34 Page 25.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1095 Folio 73 Page 21.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.

Emily Fanny Dorothy Osborn1

#11442, b. 9 January 1851, d. 12 July 1925
Last Edited=13 Apr 2006
     Emily Fanny Dorothy Osborn was born on 9 January 1851 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England.2 She was the daughter of George Robert Osborn and Charlotte Elizabeth Kerr. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.4 Mary, Emily, Harriet and Edith were bridesmaids at their sister Charlotte's wedding to Edward Greathed on 4 August 1869.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Uddens House, Chalbury, Dorset, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Edward Harris Greathed.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 15 Brunswick Square, Hove, Sussex, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Chicksands Priory, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Robert Osborn.8 She married Hon Mark Henry Horace McDonnell, son of Captain, 5th Earl of Antrim Mark McDonnell and Jane Emma Hannah Macan, on 19 August 1892.2 Emily died on 12 July 1925 aged 74.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891.
  2. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p864.htm#i8636
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1753 Folio 720 Page 30.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 997 Folio 30 Page 24.
  5. [S122] E-mails between Roger W Ward and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2005.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1983 Folio 42 Page 25.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1095 Folio 73 Page 21.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1257 Folio 32 Page 17.

Mary Caroline Greathed

#11443, b. 1864, d. 5 November 1913
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Mary Caroline Greathed was born in 1864 in East Molesey, Hampton Court, Surrey, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William Wilberforce Harris Greathed CB and Alice Clive. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Whitfield, Treville, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the grandaughter of Rev Archer Clive.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 110 High Street, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire, England, she was listed as a boarder Mary was boarding at this address with her mother and was enumerated as a scholar.4 She married Charles John Darling on 16 September 1885 in St Devereux, Hereford, Herefordshire, England, Charles held the title 1st Baron. They were married by the Hon the Very Rev Dean of Hereford assisted by Rev T Eyton Rector of the Parish.1,5,6,7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Whitfield House, Treville, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Alice Greathead.8 Mary was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Lady Cross Lodge, Lymington, Hampshire, England, Mary is listed as wife but her husband was not at home on the census night. He was in Newport, Monmouthshire in Wales visiting another Judge of the High Court of Justice William Kennedy. She is living with her three children, little Diane is only 4 months old. She has a Governess, domestic nurse and three other domestic servants living in the house, a cook, ladies maid, housemaid and kitchenmaid.9 Mary died on 5 November 1913 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.10,6,11 Mary did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 24 November 1913 to her husband in London. Her estate was valued at £3262 14s 9d and then resworn as £6229 19s 1d.12

Children of Mary Caroline Greathed and Charles John Darling

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q3 Kingston Volume 2a Page 235.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 2702 folio 108 page 6.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1458 Folio 66 Page 10 Film 1341353.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q3 Hereford Volume 6a Page 763.
  6. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965.
  7. [S40045] Newspapers Trewman's Exeter Flying Post or Plymouth and Cornish Advertiser - Wednesday 23 September 1885.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2065 Folio 90 Page 6.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 1035 Folio 44 Page 1.
  10. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 St George H Sq Volume 1a Page 508 age 49.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p8373.htm#i83723

Caroline Wigley

#11444, b. 1801, d. 14 July 1873
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Caroline Wigley was born in 1801 in Brompton, London, England.1 Caroline married Rev Archer Clive. Accidents in 1860 and 1863 left Caroline permanently confined to a wheelchair. She suffered a stroke in 1865.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Whitfield, Treville, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Rev Archer Clive.2 Caroline died on 14 July 1873 from injuries received two days before when her dress caught fire in her library at Whitfield. She had been a fine novelist and poet.1 Her wealth at death was under £300, Probate was resworn on 15 June 1874.1

Child of Caroline Wigley and Rev Archer Clive

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website www.oxforddnb.com.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 2702 folio 108 page 6.

Mary Crowther1

#11445, b. about 1812, d. 10 June 1845
Last Edited=22 Feb 2016
     Mary Crowther was born about 1812.2 She married Thomas Eli Greathead, son of Bartholomew Greathead and Mary Wright, on 13 December 1831 in St Mary, Manchester, Lancashire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Charles Edwin Frost and Thomas Clark - clerk. Thomas was a cordwainer.3,4,5,6 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Edge End, Little Marsden, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Eli Greathead.7 She died on 10 June 1845 in Chorlton upon Medlock, Manchester, Lancashire, England.8,9 Mary was buried on 13 June 1845 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.9

Children of Mary Crowther and Thomas Eli Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45002] General Register Office, Information taken from Birth certificate of son.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish register transcript, St. Mary's Church, Manchester, Lancashire, England Church of England. St. Mary's Church (Manchester, Lancashire) Film 0924243 - Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire Parish Registers 1603 - 1910.
  4. [S40000] Website Lancashire on line - Marriages.
  5. [S40000] Website www.lan-opc.org.uk.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930.
  7. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 509/3 Folio 32 Page 19.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1845/Q2 Chorlton Volume 20 Page 187.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - Manchester Non Conformist Deaths and Burials 1758-1987.

Thomas Greathead1

#11446, b. about 1805, d. 1873
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
Grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Thomas Greathead was born about 1805 in Tanworth, Warwickshire, England.2 He was the son of William Greathead and Anne Chinn. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Tanworth, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as a baker living with Edward Bater age 52 who was also a baker. My guess is that Thomas was apprenticed to Edward.3 He married Dinah Maria Summers, daughter of Robert Summers, on 27 January 1845 in St Mary Magdelen, Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Robert Summers and Rhoda Booth. Thomas was described as a labourer.4,5 In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as the brother of John Greathead Thomas was a baker.2 Thomas was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in 36 Bath Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Thomas was an errandsman or messenger.6 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at 48 Bank Road, Edgebaston, Warwickshire, England, Thomas was a gentleman's servant.7 His wife Dinah died on 1871 in Kingsnorth, Kent, England.8 Thomas died in 1873 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.9 Thomas was buried in October 1873 in Key Hill Cemetery, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.10

Children of Thomas Greathead and Dinah Maria Summers

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2051 folio 104 page 28 FHL film 0087306.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1134/9 Folio 15 Page 22.
  4. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1845/Q1 Solihull Volume 16 Page 439.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Warwickshire Marriages and Banns, 1754-1910.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2137 Folio 29 Page 18.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3083 Folio 65 Page 11.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q4 Kings N Volume 6c Page 271.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d page 35.
  10. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.
  11. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Dinah Maria Summers

#11447, b. about 1817, d. 1871
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
     Dinah Maria Summers was born about 1817 in Tanworth, Warwickshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Summers.2 She married Thomas Greathead, son of William Greathead and Anne Chinn, on 27 January 1845 in St Mary Magdelen, Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Robert Summers and Rhoda Booth. Thomas was described as a labourer.3,4 In the census of 30 March 1851 she was listed as the wife of the brother of John Greathead Dinah was a dress maker.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 36 Bath Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 48 Bank Road, Edgebaston, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead Dinah was a dressmaker.6 Dinah was buried in November 1871 in Key Hill Cemetery, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.7 Dinah died in 1871 in Kingsnorth, Kent, England.8

Children of Dinah Maria Summers and Thomas Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2051 folio 104 page 28 FHL film 0087306.
  2. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  3. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1845/Q1 Solihull Volume 16 Page 439.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Warwickshire Marriages and Banns, 1754-1910.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2137 Folio 29 Page 18.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 3083 Folio 65 Page 11.
  7. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q4 Kings N Volume 6c Page 271.
  9. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

Dinah Maria Greathead1

#11448, b. 1850, d. 1864
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Dinah Maria Greathead was born in 1850 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2,3 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Dinah Maria Summers. In the census of 30 March 1851 she was listed as the daughter of the brother of John Greathead.2 She was baptised on 18 July 1852 in St Thomas, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, the family lived in Essington Street, her father was a labourer.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 36 Bath Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Greathead.5 Dinah died in 1864 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6 Dinah was buried in January 1964 in Key Hill Cemetery, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2051 folio 104 page 28 FHL film 0087306.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1850/Q3 Birmingham Volume XVI Page 353.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2137 Folio 29 Page 18.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1864/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 30 age 13.
  7. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.

Harriett Rebecca Greathead

#11449, b. about 1846, d. 12 March 1942
Last Edited=22 Nov 2017
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 27 - Joseph Greathead
     Harriett Rebecca Greathead was born about 1846 in Yardley, Warwickshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Mary Evans. In the census of 30 March 1851 at Clump Cottages, Warwick Road, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead and living with her parents and brother William.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Back of North Road, Yardley, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Greathead Harriett was a scholar.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in The Cottage, Convalescent Home, Enville, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as a domestic servant and nurse to the Cocks family.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Cottage, Convalescent Home, Enville, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the servant and nurse to the Cocks family.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Manor House, Calcut Street, Cricklade, Wiltshire, England, she was listed as a servant, she was a domestic nurse to Thomas Miller and his family.5 She died on 12 March 1942 in Oakfield Nursing Home, Blenheim Road, Moseley, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, Harriett's usual address was 329 Reddings Lane, Hall Green, Birmingham 11. She did not marry.6,7 Harriett was buried in March 1942 in Yardley Cemetery, Yardley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.8 The will of Harriett was proved on 18 June 1942 in Birmingham to William Sydney Greathead her nephew, a gun viewer. Her effects were valued at £869 11s 10d.7 Harriett seems to have had different ages recorded on the census sheets to the civil registration records that are available. The age given on her death record is 99 which ties in with the only census available to me where her parents have given her age.9

Sources of Information

  1. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2071 Folio 63 Page 17 FHL Film 0087335.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2215 Folio 27 Page 23.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2790 folio 99 page 1 FHL film 1341668.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2224 Folio 84 Page 17.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1912 folio 60 page 14.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 618.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  8. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.
  9. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

George Greathead

#11450, b. about 1806, d. 1871
Last Edited=21 Nov 2017
Relationship
Grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     George Greathead was born about 1806 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 He was the son of John Greathead and Elizabeth Brisband. He was baptised on 3 November 1806 in St Philip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.2 He married Fanny Wilkinson on 16 December 1827 in St Philip, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Sarah and John Greathead who both signed with their mark.3,4 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 June 1841 in Water Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, George lived with his wife and children and is listed as a gun maker.5 He witnessed the marriage of John Greathead and Sarah Ann Morris on 24 September 1849 in St Martin, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.6,7 George was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at 123 Upper Tower Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, George was a gun finnisher.8 George was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Upper Tower Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, George was a gun finnisher and lived with his wife and children.9 His wife Fanny died on 1865 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.10 George died in 1871 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.11 George was buried in January 1871 in Witton Cemetery, Moor Lane, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.12

Children of George Greathead and Fanny Wilkinson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers and parish register transcripts, 1715-1965 Church of England. St. Philip's Cathedral (Birmingham) Film 0813713.
  3. [S8354] Letters between Jean Hill née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2012.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  5. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1144/6 Folio 6 Pages 4 and 5.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1849/Q3 Birmingham Volume XVl Page 388.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - All Birmingham, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937.
  8. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2058 folio 211 page 9 FHL film 0332119.
  9. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 2158 Folio 94 Page 25.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 124.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q1 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 162.
  12. [S40000] Website Birmingham burials.