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William James Greathead1

#12151, b. 5 October 1923, d. 20 March 2016
Last Edited=4 May 2017
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
William James Greathead
     William James Greathead was born on 5 October 1923 in Paddington, New South Wales, Australia.1,2 He was the son of Robert Barnier Knight Greathead and Ruby Brien.1 William enlisted on 10 December 1941 into the Australian Army in Paddington, New South Wales. His service number was 24204 (NX77911) He faced a Court Martial on 7 September 1944 while in 3rd Australian Water Transport Group (small craft) Royal Australian Engineers, Australian Military Forces. He was discharged on 8 May 1946 as a Private in 13 Australian Small Ships Company. His father Robert was listed as his next of kin. Like so many brave young men of the time he gave a false year of birth in order to enlist early. He claimed to be two years older than he actually was.3 He married Judith Ann Kelly on 18 August 1951 in St Clements, Church of England, Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia.1,4 William died on 20 March 2016 in Australia aged 92 after a few years with emphascema and then a massive stroke. He spent his last couple of years in a nursing home. When family visited him, he was always jovial, accepting his condition, always stated he had had enough and was ready to “go”.1

Children of William James Greathead and Judith Ann Kelly

  • Mary Louise Greathead1
  • Kelvin Greathead1
  • Catherine Greathead1
  • Janne Greathead1
  • John Robert Greathead1
  • Joanne Greathead1

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au - like so many he gave false year of birth.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  4. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 22289/1951.

Catherine Jane Trudgen1,2

#12159, b. 1861, d. 4 January 1880
Last Edited=14 Jul 2017
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Catherine Jane Trudgen was born in 1861 in Newstead, Victoria, Australia.2 She was the daughter of Richard Trudgen and Catherine Pascoe.2,3 She married Robert J Greathead, son of Robert Greathead and Sarah Ann Bright, on 16 June 1879 in 33 Chetwynd Street, Hotham, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, at the residence of Robert's father.4,2,3,5,6,7 Catherine died on 4 January 1880 in 33 Chetwynd Street, Hotham, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, a few days after giving birth to her daughter Ada at her parents home from Acute Gastritis, Peritonitis and Mortification.2,8,6

Child of Catherine Jane Trudgen and Robert J Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  3. [S79] E-mails between Dianne Baker and Jan Cooper from 17 November 2004 and Digger Indexes of Victoria.
  4. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004 Register no 2270.
  5. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 2270.
  6. [S124] E-mails between Robyn Sanday and Jan Cooper from 27 September 2005.
  7. [S354] E-mail and spreadsheet from David Evans Guild member in Australia.
  8. [S40000] Website http://online.justice.vic.gov.au - Victoria BMD Ref no 1567.

John Henry Bright Greathead1

#12160, b. 1891, d. 1970
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     John Henry Bright Greathead was born in 1891 in Glebe, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley.1 He married Mary Flood Ryan, daughter of James Joseph Ryan and Katherine ..., in 1914 in Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia.2,5 His wife Mary died on 1940 in Waverley, New South Wales, Australia.6 He married Lamascotte Mary Woods Berkholz, daughter of Robert Augustus Berkholz and Phoebe Madeline ..., in 1948 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.7 John died in 1970 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 13200/1891.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 13210.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 8974/1914.
  6. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 23951/1940.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 8177/1948.
  8. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 16773/1970.

George James Greathead1

#12161, b. 1893, d. 27 June 1951
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     George James Greathead was born in 1893 in Glebe, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley.1 He married Ida Mary Rose Roberts in 1921 in Stockton, New South Wales, Australia.1,5 George and Ida appear on the Australian electoral rolls in 1930 living at 32 Seville Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales. George was listed as a public servant and Ida having home duties. They appeared on the 1936 listing at the same house with the same details.6 George died on 27 June 1951 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia, He was remembered by his brothers and sisters in the Sydney Morning Herald of Saturday 26 June 1954.7,8

Child of George James Greathead and Ida Mary Rose Roberts

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 13575/1893.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 13575.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 12136/1921.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australia electoral rolls.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 12165/1951.
  8. [S40045] Newspapers The Sydney Morning Herald - Saturday 26 June 1954.
  9. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au

Ida Mary Rose Roberts1

#12162, b. 1898
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Ida Mary Rose Roberts was born in 1898 in Newtown, New South Wales, Australia.1 She married George James Greathead, son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley, in 1921 in Stockton, New South Wales, Australia.1,2 George and Ida appear on the Australian electoral rolls in 1930 living at 32 Seville Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales. George was listed as a public servant and Ida having home duties. They appeared on the 1936 listing at the same house with the same details.3 She married Leslie Brett in 1947 in Chatswood, New South Wales, Australia.4

Child of Ida Mary Rose Roberts and George James Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 12136/1921.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australia electoral rolls.
  4. [S40000] Website www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 23529/1947.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au

Ashbury Charles Greathead1

#12163, b. 1898, d. 20 April 1967
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Ashbury Charles Greathead
     Ashbury Charles Greathead was born in 1898 in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley.1 Ashbury was like his brother William a presser and followed the Church of England religion. He enlisted into 2nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement, regimental number 2242 Australian unit on 26 May 1915 as Private 2242.

He was described a being 18 years 6 months old. He was five feet 5¾ inches. His chest measurement was 32-34 inches. His complexion was described as medium complexion, with grey eyes and black hair

The unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales on board HMAT Karoola on 16 June 1915. He was wounded several times, always return in to his unit who returned to Australia on 22 February 1917.

Ashbury was awarded the Star, The British War Medal and the Victory Medal.5,2,6 He married Olive Mary Brougham, daughter of William Brougham and Annie ..., in 1920 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,7 Ashbury and Olive appeared on the Australian electoral rolls for 1930 and 1936 at Louray, Church Street, Hunters Hill, Martin, New South Wales. Ashbury was a tailor and Olive listed as home duties. By 1936 the list stated Louray was 15 Church Street.8 Ashbury died on 20 April 1967 in Yarralla Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia, of war causes.9

Children of Ashbury Charles Greathead and Olive Mary Brougham

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number2750/1898.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 2750.
  5. [S40000] Website www.aif.adfa.edu.au.
  6. [S40000] Website National Archives of Australia.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 912/1920.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  9. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 17999/1967.
  10. [S40000] Website Genes reunited - Anthony Noble.
  11. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au

Olive Mary Brougham1

#12164, b. 1898, d. 15 June 1973
Last Edited=4 Jun 2018
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Olive Mary Brougham
     Olive Mary Brougham was born in 1898 in Albury, New South Wales, Australia.1 She was the daughter of William Brougham and Annie ...2 Olive was the first lady to perform a loop the loop in a seaplane in Australia. It happened in Manly, New South Wales. She is reported to have performed this exception feat without being tied in.3 She married Ashbury Charles Greathead, son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley, in 1920 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1,4,5 Ashbury and Olive appeared on the Australian electoral rolls for 1930 and 1936 at Louray, Church Street, Hunters Hill, Martin, New South Wales. Ashbury was a tailor and Olive listed as home duties. By 1936 the list stated Louray was 15 Church Street.6 Her husband Ashbury died on 20 April 1967 in Yarralla Hospital, Concord, New South Wales, Australia, of war causes.7 Olive requested her husband's Gallipoli medallion on 8 July 1968 following her husband's death. She was living at 15 Church Street, Hunters Hill, New South Wales.8 Olive died on 15 June 1973 in St Leonards, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Olive is described as late of Hunters Hill.9,10

Children of Olive Mary Brougham and Ashbury Charles Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Daughters death.
  3. [S26674] Emails between Tyson Greathead and Jan Cooper 2013.
  4. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  5. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 912/1920.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  7. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 17999/1967.
  8. [S40000] Website http://naa12.naa.gov.au
  9. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 50810/1973.
  10. [S40000] Website ww.ryerson.arkangles.com - Sydney Morning Herald 18 June 1973.
  11. [S40000] Website Genes reunited - Anthony Noble.

Ruth Annie Darwin Greathead1

#12165, b. 7 September 1902, d. 13 February 1998
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Ruth Annie Darwin Greathead
     Ruth Annie Darwin Greathead was born on 7 September 1902 in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley.1 Ruth appeared in the Australian electoral rolls in 1930 as living in 34 Seville Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales with her parents. She was described as a cashier.5 Ruth moved to 53 Austin Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales by 1936 with her parents.5 Ruth died on 13 February 1998 in Australia aged 95 Ruth is described as late of Lane Cove.1,2,6,7

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  3. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 29707/1903.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 29707.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  6. [S40000] Website www.rootsweb.com Australian death records.
  7. [S40000] Website www.ryerson.arkangles.com - Sydney Mornng Herald 17 February 1998.

Albert Cyril Greathead1

#12166, b. 7 July 1905, d. 23 June 1993
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
Albert Cyril Greathead
     Albert Cyril Greathead was born on 7 July 1905 in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley.1 He married Myra M Dyer in 1929 in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia.1,6 Albert and Myra appeared in the Australian electoral rolls in 1930 as living in 34 Seville Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales with Alberts parents and sister. Albert was described as a clerk and Myra as having home duties.7 Albert and Myra had moved to 53 Austin Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales by 1936 with Alberts parents and sister.7 Albert enlisted on 4 January 1941 in Sydney giving his wife Myra as his next of kin. He gave his date of birth as 7 July 1912! His Royal Australian Air Force service number was 403240. He was discharged as a leading aircraftman on 23 December 1941. His last posting before discharge was the embarkation depot at Bradfield Park.8,9 Albert was driving a car when he was in a collision with a utility at Northbourne Avenus and Cooyong Street, Braddon on 28 May 1954. Passengers in the utility were treated for minor injuries. Sydney lived in Arden Street, Coogee at the time.10 His wife Myra died on 10 March 1988 in Australia Myra is described as late of Coogee.1,11 Albert died on 23 June 1993 in Coogee, New South Wales, Australia, aged 87 Albert is described as late of Coogee.1,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004 or 1903.
  3. [S16197] Emails between Margaret Steedman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 July 2002.
  4. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 22591/1905.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian BMD - 22591.
  6. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 5184/1929.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  8. [S40000] Website http://naa.gov.au/the_collection/recordsearch.html
  9. [S40000] Website http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  10. [S40045] Newspapers The Canberra Times Saturday 29 May 1954.
  11. [S40000] Website www.rootsweb.com - Australian death records.

Myra M Dyer1

#12167, b. 1902, d. 10 March 1988
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 3 - George Greathead
     Myra M Dyer was born in 1902 in Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.1 She married Albert Cyril Greathead, son of Robert J Greathead and Ruth Darwin Rowley, in 1929 in Drummoyne, New South Wales, Australia.1,2 Albert and Myra appeared in the Australian electoral rolls in 1930 as living in 34 Seville Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales with Alberts parents and sister. Albert was described as a clerk and Myra as having home duties.3 Albert and Myra had moved to 53 Austin Street, Lane Cove, North Sydney, New South Wales by 1936 with Alberts parents and sister.3 Myra died on 10 March 1988 in Australia Myra is described as late of Coogee.1,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S11692] Emails between Lorraine Kenny née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 May 2004.
  2. [S40000] Website http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm - Registration number 5184/1929.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Australian electoral rolls.
  4. [S40000] Website www.rootsweb.com - Australian death records.

Stephanie Jones1

#12168
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
4th great-granddaughter of John Banthorpe
     Stephanie Jones was the daughter of John Bruce Jones and Dorothy ...1 She married ... Watt.1

Child of Stephanie Jones and ... Watt

Sources of Information

  1. [S1340] E-mails between Dorothy Layzell and Jan Cooper from 6 January 2004.

Isabel Watt1

#12170
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of John Banthorpe
     Isabel Watt was the daughter of ... Watt and Stephanie Jones.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S1340] E-mails between Dorothy Layzell and Jan Cooper from 6 January 2004.

Emma Butcher1

#12171, b. about 1843
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-aunt of Janet Susan Greathead
     Emma Butcher was born about 1843 in Framlingham, Suffolk, England.1 She was the daughter of John Butcher and Rebecca Crowfoot.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at New Street, Framlingham, Suffolk, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Butcher.2,3

Sources of Information

  1. [S1340] E-mails between Dorothy Layzell and Jan Cooper from 6 January 2004 1851 census.
  2. [S1340] E-mails between Dorothy Layzell and Jan Cooper from 6 January 2004.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1802 Folio 153 Framlingham.

Charlotte Greathead

#12172, b. 26 February 1762
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Charlotte Greathead was born on 26 February 1762 in Westminster, London, England.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Mary Rainsden. She was baptised on 8 March 1762 in St James, Westminster, London, England.2 She married Joseph Wilkin on 5 March 1785 in St Hilda, South Shields, Durham, England, James was a cabinet maker and signed the register.3

Children of Charlotte Greathead and Joseph Wilkin

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - FHL FILM 1042308.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - C135506.
  3. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.
  4. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Parish Register of All Saints, Newcastle.

Joseph Wilkin

#12173
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Joseph Wilkin married Charlotte Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Mary Rainsden, on 5 March 1785 in St Hilda, South Shields, Durham, England, James was a cabinet maker and signed the register.1

Children of Joseph Wilkin and Charlotte Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.
  2. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Parish Register of All Saints, Newcastle.

Ethel Greathead

#12174, b. 28 May 1881, d. 1 July 1953
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
Ethel Robert née Greathead
     Ethel Greathead was born on 28 May 1881 in 33 Radcliffe Street, Oldham, Lancashire, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Charles Greathead and Emma Ward.4 Her birth was registered at Register Office on 25 June 1881 by her father who gave his occupation as an iron moulder. He signed his name with an X.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 182 Shaw Road, Oldham, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Schofield.5 She married Evan Thomas Roberts, son of Edwin Roberts, on 16 February 1901 in Christ Church, Chadderton, Oldham, Lancashire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Samuel Taylor and Betsy Taylor. Evan lived at 12 Oak Street and was a turner. Ethel lived at 28 Devon Street.6,2,7,8 In the census of 31 March 1901 she was listed as the wife of Evan Thomas Roberts Ethel was a reeler in the mill.9 I have a wonderful picture of Ethel an her children Charles, Ivy, Walter and baby Hilda.2 Her husband Evan died on 16 February 1951 in Boundary Park Hospital, Oldham, Lancashire, England.10 Ethel died on 1 July 1953 in 25 Studley Street, Oldham, Lancashire, England, aged 72.2,11 Her death was registered on 3 July 1953 by her daughter Hilda Roberts who stated her mother was the widow of Evan Thomas Roberts a lathe turner engineer in the Register Office. The cause of her death was Carcinoma of the stomach.

Children of Ethel Greathead and Evan Thomas Roberts

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1881/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 640.
  2. [S12238] Emails between Ann Russell and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  3. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - OBT/136/49.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1881/Q2 Oldham Volume 8d Page 640.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 3309 Folio 55 Page 44.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1901/Q1 Oldham Volume 8d Page 661.
  7. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Oldham Record Office Ref CE 203/4/181.
  8. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE203/4/181.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3810 Folio 57 Page 58.
  10. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1951/Q1 Oldham Volume 10f page 200 age 75.
  11. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1953/Q3 Oldham Volume 10f page 83 age 72.

Evan Thomas Roberts1

#12175, b. about 1876, d. 16 February 1951
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Evan Thomas Roberts was born about 1876 in Holywell, Flintshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Edwin Roberts.2 He married Ethel Greathead, daughter of Charles Greathead and Emma Ward, on 16 February 1901 in Christ Church, Chadderton, Oldham, Lancashire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Samuel Taylor and Betsy Taylor. Evan lived at 12 Oak Street and was a turner. Ethel lived at 28 Devon Street.3,4,5,6 Evan was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 82 Devon Road, Oldham, Lancashire, England, Evan was an iron turner.7 He was a tool turner.2 Evan died on 16 February 1951 in Boundary Park Hospital, Oldham, Lancashire, England.8 His death was registered on 19 February 1951 by his son Charles Thomas who gave his address as 18 Flash Street, Newton Heath and his father's occupation as an iron turner in the Register Office. The cause of his death was Myocardial failure due to arteriosclerosis which was certified by John L Watson the coroner after a post mortem without inquest.

Children of Evan Thomas Roberts and Ethel Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1901/Q1 Oldham Volume 8d Page 661.
  2. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  3. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1901/Q1 Oldham Volume 8d Page 661.
  4. [S12238] Emails between Ann Russell and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  5. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003 Oldham Record Office Ref CE 203/4/181.
  6. [S40000] Website www.lancashirebmd.org.uk - CE203/4/181.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 3810 Folio 57 Page 58.
  8. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1951/Q1 Oldham Volume 10f page 200 age 75.