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Samuel Stephenson Greatheed1

#12355, b. 22 February 1813, d. 19 January 1887
Last Edited=7 Nov 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Samuel Stephenson Greatheed was born on 22 February 1813 in Lympsham, Somerset, England.2 He was the son of Rev Samuel Greatheed and Jane Dorothea Stephenson.3
Samuel was admitted to Trinity College Cambridge and was awarded his BA in 1835 and his MA in 1838. He was ordained as a Deacon in Ely on 27 May 1838. He then became a Priest in London on 14 June 1840 and then as Church of England Rector at Drayton in Middlesex in 1840-41. No further appointments were recorded until he became the Rector at Corringham, Essex from 1862-1887.
He was one of the original editors of the Cambridge Mathematical Journal; composer of The Sequential Book of Church Music; Enoch's Prophecy (an oratario); The English Gradual, and other works of sacred music.2 He married Margaret Stephenson, daughter of Rev William Robert Stephenson, on 18 July 1838 in St Michael, Fobbing, Essex, England, after a licence was issued on 17 July 1838. The ceremony was witnessed by Elizabeth Stephenson and Rev W R Stephenson who was the Rector of Corringham and Margaret's father. Samuel was a Clerk Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.1,4,5,6 It would appear that Rev Samuel rented a house with garden and orchard in West Drayton from J H Jaquet for at least three years the rateable value was £25. When he died his widowtook over the property.7 Samuel was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in China Terrace, Lambeth, London, England, Samuel was a clergyman. His wife and young children were staying in Westminster with Will Stephenson aged 35 a stationer and Hester Stephenson age 40. These are probably her siblings or brother and sister in law.8 Rev Samuel Greatheed and his family occupied Switzerland Cottage, Drayton Green, West Drayton until the lease was transferred to Mrs Maria Jaquet a widow from West Drayton and Hamilton Jennings a surgeon also from West Drayton on 25 October 1845. The rent was declared to be £40 per year and the lease was to run for 21 years.

The house was described in the lease as having a Drawing room with register stove and blind roller, Dining room with register stove, two cupboards with mahogony tops and blind roller. Breakfast parlour with stove and roller, Store room with stove dreser with cupboards, two glass cupboards and roller. Kitchen withange, two dressers, ironing boar and hat pegs. Wash house with a grate, two coppers and pump and ironing board. Celler with bottle rack and large iron wine safe and bells and wires to two parlours and four bedrooms. Passage with blind roller and hat pegs. Water closet with pan and stoves to four bedrooms and rollers for blinds in five bedrooms. Locks and keys to all the doors.

The garden was described as having an orchard, coach house, stables and outhouses.9,7 Samuel was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, England, He is described as a clergyman without cure of Souls.10 Samuel was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, Samuel was a clergyman.11 Samuel was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, Samuel was a Rector of Corringham.12 Samuel was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in Corringham, Essex, England, Samuel was the Rector of Corringham.13 Samuel died on 19 January 1887 in Corringham Rectory, Corringham, Stanford le Hope, Essex, England, aged 73.2,14 Samuel was buried on 24 January 1887 in St Mary the Virgin, Corringham, Essex, England.15 The will of Samuel was proved on 15 February 1887 at the Principal Registry to his widow Margaret and his sons William and Francis. William was living at 174 Euston Road, Middlesex and Francis at Corryham. His personal estate was valued at £33,644 3s 7d and then resworn as £34,394 3s 7d.16

Children of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed and Margaret Stephenson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S40030] Ancestry - www.family search.org - Cambridge University Alumni 1261-1900, Venn, J. A., comp. Alumni Cantabrigienses. London: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954.
  3. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1838/Q3 Orsett Volume 12 Page 245.
  5. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Origins marriage licence allegations - Faculty Office 1701-1850.
  6. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - London Selected Rate Books, 1684-1907.
  8. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1057/2 Folio 6 Page 5.
  9. [S40043] Record OfficeCopy of Lease on house found at LMA ACC/0448/111.
  10. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 Ho107 Piece 1613 Folio 205 Page 30.
  11. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  12. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1655 Folio 7 Page 6.
  13. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1755 Folio 8 Page 9.
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Margaret Stephenson1

#12356, b. about 1812, d. 10 January 1900
Last Edited=6 Feb 2016
     Margaret Stephenson was born about 1812 in London, England.1 She was the daughter of Rev William Robert Stephenson.2 She married Samuel Stephenson Greatheed, son of Rev Samuel Greatheed and Jane Dorothea Stephenson, on 18 July 1838 in St Michael, Fobbing, Essex, England, after a licence was issued on 17 July 1838. The ceremony was witnessed by Elizabeth Stephenson and Rev W R Stephenson who was the Rector of Corringham and Margaret's father. Samuel was a Clerk Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.1,3,4,5 Margaret was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Parliament Street, Westminster, London, England, Margaret was with her two young children Stephenson and Dorothy. She appears to be staying with Will Stephenson aged 35 a stationer and Hester Stephenson age 40. These are probably her siblings or brother and sister in law. They are enumerated as Greathead. Her husband was living in China Terrace, Lambeth which may have been their normal home.6 Rev Samuel Greatheed and his family occupied Switzerland Cottage, Drayton Green, West Drayton until the lease was transferred to Mrs Maria Jaquet a widow from West Drayton and Hamilton Jennings a surgeon also from West Drayton on 25 October 1845. The rent was declared to be £40 per year and the lease was to run for 21 years.

The house was described in the lease as having a Drawing room with register stove and blind roller, Dining room with register stove, two cupboards with mahogony tops and blind roller. Breakfast parlour with stove and roller, Store room with stove dreser with cupboards, two glass cupboards and roller. Kitchen withange, two dressers, ironing boar and hat pegs. Wash house with a grate, two coppers and pump and ironing board. Celler with bottle rack and large iron wine safe and bells and wires to two parlours and four bedrooms. Passage with blind roller and hat pegs. Water closet with pan and stoves to four bedrooms and rollers for blinds in five bedrooms. Locks and keys to all the doors.

The garden was described as having an orchard, coach house, stables and outhouses.7,8 In the census of 30 March 1851 at High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.9 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.101 In the census of 2 April 1871 she was listed as the lodger and was the wife of the Rector of Corringham.11 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.12 Margaret's husband Samuel died on 19 January 1887. She received probate with her sons William and Francis.13 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the mother of John Greatheed Margaret was living by her own means.14 Margaret died on 10 January 1900 in Corringham Rectory, Corringham, Stanford le Hope, Essex, England.15,13 Margaret was buried on 13 January 1900 in St Mary the Virgin, Corringham, Essex, England.16 The will of Margaret was proved on 10 February 1900 in London to her sons William and Francis both listed as gentlemen and Christopher a retired deputy conservator in the Imperial service of India. Her effects were valued at £14 499 18s 9d. Her husband had died earlier in 1887.13

Children of Margaret Stephenson and Samuel Stephenson Greatheed

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1838/Q3 Orsett Volume 12 Page 245.
  4. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Origins marriage licence allegations - Faculty Office 1701-1850.
  5. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.
  6. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 H107 Piece 738/1 Folio 7 Pages 5 and 6.
  7. [S40043] Record OfficeCopy of Lease on house found at LMA ACC/0448/111.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - London Selected Rate Books, 1684-1907.
  9. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 Ho107 Piece 1613 Folio 205 Page 30.
  10. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  11. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 339 Folio 44 Page 32.
  12. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1755 Folio 8 Page 9.
  13. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  14. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1380 Folio 25 Page 1.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q1 Orsett Volume 4a Page 342a/3.
  16. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Heather Hicks.
  17. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
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Rev William Robert Stephenson1,2

#12357
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Rev William Robert Stephenson married Elizabeth ...3 He was a clergyman.3 He witnessed the marriage of Margaret Stephenson and Samuel Stephenson Greatheed on 18 July 1838 in St Michael, Fobbing, Essex, England.3,4,5,6

Child of Rev William Robert Stephenson and Elizabeth ...

Children of Rev William Robert Stephenson

Sources of Information

  1. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.
  2. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteDeaths, Marriages, News and Promotions (1838).
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1838/Q3 Orsett Volume 12 Page 245.
  5. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Origins marriage licence allegations - Faculty Office 1701-1850.
  6. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.

Elizabeth Stephenson1

#12358, b. about 1801
Last Edited=20 Dec 2004
     Elizabeth Stephenson was born about 1801 in Olney, Buckinghamshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Rev William Robert Stephenson.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.2 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1655 Folio 7 Page 6.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1755 Folio 8 Page 9.

Bert Simkin

#12359
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 27 - Joseph Greathead
     Bert Simkin married Constance Rosehannah Greathead, daughter of John Greathead and Anna Hanson, in 1940.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S89] E-mails between Thereza Newton and Jan Cooper from 8 December 2004.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q4 Birmingham Volume 6d Page 24.

Rev Samuel Greatheed1

#12360, b. 9 March 1759, d. 15 February 1823
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Rev Samuel Greatheed was baptised on 9 March 1759 in St Clement Danes, Strand, London, England.2 He was the son of Samuel Greatheed and Anna Rhodes.2 Samuel was in the Army during the American War.3 Samuel was Assistant Tutor in the Newport Pagnell Academy from 1786-89, then Supply in Woburn, Bedfordshire from 1789-91. He then became Pastor in Woburn 1791-97 and Rector in Bishops Hull, Somerset until his death.3 He married Ann Hamilton on 3 September 1788 in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, England.2,4 Rev Samuel Greathead, was resident in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire in 1804 when he proved and executor of the will of his brother John who was a seaman on board H.M.S. "Niger", but died Plymouth Hospital.5 His wife Ann died on 1807 in Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, England, she had received a considerable fortune following the death of her only brother Thomas Abbot Hamilton who had died intestate and Letters of Administration were granted to her.2,6,7,8 He married Jane Dorothea Stephenson on 22 August 1809 in Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, after a licence being issued.9 Samuel died on 15 February 1823 in Bishops Hull, Taunton, Somerset, England, aged 63.10,2,3 The will of Samuel was proved on 2 June 1823.11

Children of Rev Samuel Greatheed and Jane Dorothea Stephenson

Sources of Information

  1. [S40030] Ancestry - www.family search.org - Cambridge University Alumni 1261-1900, Venn, J. A., comp. Alumni Cantabrigienses. London: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954.
  2. [S21577] Letters between Joan Bygrave and Jan Cooper from 8 January 2006.
  3. [S40000] Website www.surman.english.qmul.ac.uk.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Buckinghamshire parish registers, marriages Phillimore, W. P. W. (William Phillimore Watts), 1853-1913 and Groom's Name: Samuel Greatheed, Bride's Name: Ann Hamilton,
    Marriage Date: 03 Sep 1788, Marriage Place: Newport Pagnell,Buckingham,England,
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01522-2, System Origin: England-ODM, Source Film Number: 496706, Collection: England Marriages, 1538–1973.
  5. [S40000] Website Find my past - Devon Wills Index, 1163-1999 Transcription.
  6. [S9051] Emails between Claud Worville Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2007.
  7. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteDeaths marriages news and promotoions - 1807.
  8. [S40000] Website http://apps.bedscc.gov.uk/bedsccis3/detail.aspx - Bedfordshire & Luton Archives.
  9. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Parish registers for Olney, 1665-1932 Church of England. Parish Church of Olney (Buckinghamshire).
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office PRO Prob: 11/1672.
  12. [S2] Jan's thoughts, guesses and supositions.

Abbott Hamilton Greatheed1

#12361, b. 19 March 1815, d. 26 April 1842
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Abbott Hamilton Greatheed was born on 19 March 1815 in Bishops Hull, Somerset, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of Rev Samuel Greatheed and Jane Dorothea Stephenson.1 He was baptised on 18 April 1815 in Independent, Bishops Hull, Taunton, Somerset, England, by Robert Winton.2,3,4 Abbott was admitted to Trinity College, Cambridge on 29 April 1833. He was the youngest son of Samuel [Merton College, Oxford], clerk, of Bishop's Hull, near Taunton, Somerset. He migrated to Christ's, on 13 January 1834 gaining his B.A. in 1837; he appears in the Middle Temple Admission Register on 17 July 1839; and his M.A. in 1841.1,5 He died on 26 April 1842 in 92 Piccadilly, London, England, aged 27 of fever.1 Abbott was buried on 29 April 1842 in Brompton Cemetery, The Royal Parks, Chapel Office, Brompton Cemetery, Fulham Road, Kensington, London, England, in the West Catacomb Vault no 75 space 11.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S40030] Ancestry - www.family search.org - Cambridge University Alumni 1261-1900, Venn, J. A., comp. Alumni Cantabrigienses. London: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Films 0825376 - Baptisms and burials, 1734-1837 Independent Church (Bishops-Hull).
  3. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteRG4 Piece 1542 Folio 9 - Register of Births and Baptisms at the Independent Dissenting Chapel in the parish of Bishops Hull, Somerset from 1804 to 1836.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970 - RG4 Piece 1542.
  5. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Bob Alexander Guild member 2819.
  6. [S40000] Website deceased on line.

John Greatheed1

#12362, b. 8 June 1842, d. 17 October 1923
Last Edited=27 Jan 2017
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     John Greatheed was born on 8 June 1842 in West Drayton, London, England.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed and Margaret Stephenson.1 Rev Samuel Greatheed and his family occupied Switzerland Cottage, Drayton Green, West Drayton until the lease was transferred to Mrs Maria Jaquet a widow from West Drayton and Hamilton Jennings a surgeon also from West Drayton on 25 October 1845. The rent was declared to be £40 per year and the lease was to run for 21 years.

The house was described in the lease as having a Drawing room with register stove and blind roller, Dining room with register stove, two cupboards with mahogony tops and blind roller. Breakfast parlour with stove and roller, Store room with stove dreser with cupboards, two glass cupboards and roller. Kitchen withange, two dressers, ironing boar and hat pegs. Wash house with a grate, two coppers and pump and ironing board. Celler with bottle rack and large iron wine safe and bells and wires to two parlours and four bedrooms. Passage with blind roller and hat pegs. Water closet with pan and stoves to four bedrooms and rollers for blinds in five bedrooms. Locks and keys to all the doors.

The garden was described as having an orchard, coach house, stables and outhouses.3,4 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Corringham, Essex, England, he was listed as the nephew of John H Stephenson John was staying with his Uncle and Aunt. Uncle John was the Rector of Corringham.5 John entered Tonbridge School in 1852 staying on to spend time, 1857-60 in the sixth form. He was Head Boy.6 John was admitted into Trinity College, Cambridge on 12 April 1860. He was the second son of the Rev. Samuel Stephenson He gained his B.A. in 1864; and his M.A. in 1882. He was ordained Deacon in Ripon in 1865; Priest in 1867; Church of Penistone, Yorkshire., 1865-9. Curate of the Church of the Advent, Boston, U.S.A., 1872-4. Curate of St Peter's, Mazagon, Bombay, India, 1875-81. C. of St Olave's, Spitalfields, London, 1881-3. C. of St Augustine's, Kilburn, 1883-4. Chaplain to the Little Sisters of St Peter's (Kilburn), at Littlehampton, Sussex, 1884-6. Succeeded his father as Rector of Corringham, Essex, 1887-1923.1,6
In the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed John was a Church Scholar.7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Mission House, St Clements, Cowley, Headington, Oxfordshire, England, he was listed as a novice John was a Mission Priest.8 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, John was the Rector of Corringham.9 He married Bertha Mildred Antoinette Gauntlett, daughter of Henry John Gauntlett and Henrietta Gipps Mount, in 1894 in Kensington, London, England.2,10 John was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, John was a Church of England clergyman. Staying with them was their sister in law Henrietta Gauntlett, cousin Lydia A Costard, nephews David D and John M A Gauntlett and niece Henrietta S J D Gauntlett.11 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, John was an Anglican Priest living with his wife, sister in law who was their housekeeper, nephew who was at school and niece and three servants in an eighteen roomed home.12 John died on 17 October 1923 in Corringham Rectory, Corringham, Stanford le Hope, Essex, England, aged 81.1,13,14 John was buried on 22 October 1923 in St Mary the Virgin, Corringham, Essex, England.15,16 The will of John was proved on 31 January 1924 in London to Bertha Mildred Antoinette Greatheed his widow. His effects were valued at £2223 4s 2d.14

Sources of Information

  1. [S40030] Ancestry - www.family search.org - Cambridge University Alumni 1261-1900, Venn, J. A., comp. Alumni Cantabrigienses. London: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S40043] Record OfficeCopy of Lease on house found at LMA ACC/0448/111.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - London Selected Rate Books, 1684-1907.
  5. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1773 Folio 270 Page 10.
  6. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteTonbridge School entrants.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1435 Folio 34 page 13.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1380 Folio 25 Page 1.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q2 Kensington Volume 1a Page 243.
  11. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1662 Folio 82 Page 12.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 9993 RG78 Piece 525 Registration district 192 Sub district 2 enumeration district 14 schedule number 16.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q4 Orsett Volume 4a Page 538.
  14. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  15. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Heather Hicks.
  16. [S263] Emails between Charles Sale and Jan Cooper from 29 April 2009.

Francis Greatheed1

#12363, b. 1850, d. 27 December 1904
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Francis Greatheed was born in 1850 in Norwood, London, England.1 He was baptised on 1 January 1850 in All Saints with St Margarets, Upper Norwood, London, England, his father was a clerk.2 He was the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed and Margaret Stephenson.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 39 King William Street, St Margaret in the Martyrs, London, England, Francis and William were listed as visitors of Alexander McCaul and his family.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed Francis was a scholar.4 Francis and his sister Dorothea together with a Miss Stephenson were the guests at the Kulm Hotel in St Moritz in Switzerland between October 1868 and March 1869.5 Francis's father Samuel died on 19 January 1887. He received probate with his mother Margaret and brother William.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, he was listed as the brother of John Greatheed Francis was living by his own means.7 Francis's mother died on 10 January 1900. He, together with his brothers William and Christopher received probate in London on 10 February 1900. Francis was listed as a gentleman.6 Francis was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in "Hollycroft", Wellington Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, England, Francis was living by his own means.8 Francis died on 27 December 1904 in "Hollycroft", Wellington Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, England.9,6 Francis did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 16 March 1905 in London to his brothers Christopher who was retired from the Indian forest service and William a retired solicitor. His effects were valued at £14462 14s 11d.6

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO 107 Piece 1531 Folio 29 Pages 11 and 12.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  5. [S273] E-mails between Diane Conrad and Jan Cooper from 6 July 2010.
  6. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1380 Folio 25 Page 1.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1041 Folio 107 Page 44.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q4 Christchurch Volume 2b Page 445.

Bertha Mildred Antoinette Gauntlett1

#12364, b. 1848, d. 11 July 1929
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Bertha Mildred Antoinette Gauntlett was born in 1848 in Kensington, London, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Henry John Gauntlett and Henrietta Gipps Mount.11 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 14 Russell Road, Kensington, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henrietta Gipps Gauntlett.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 29 Addison Gardens, Kensington, London, England, she was listed as the sister of Henry Chrysostom Deane Gauntlett.4 Henrietta did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 2 May 1892 to her daughter Bertha in London her efffects were valued at £170.5 She married John Greatheed, son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed and Margaret Stephenson, in 1894 in Kensington, London, England.1,6 In the census of 31 March 1901 at The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greatheed John was a Church of England clergyman. Staying with them was their sister in law Henrietta Gauntlett, cousin Lydia A Costard, nephews David D and John M A Gauntlett and niece Henrietta S J D Gauntlett.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the wife of John Greatheed.8 Her husband John died on 17 October 1923 in Corringham Rectory, Corringham, Stanford le Hope, Essex, England, aged 81.9,10,5 The will of John was proved by Bertha Mildred Antoinette Greatheed his widow on 31 January 1924 in London, his effects were valued at £2223 4s 2d.5 Bertha died on 11 July 1929 in 32 St Johns Road, Putney, London, England.5,11 The will of Bertha was proved on 19 September 1929 in London to Henrietta St John Gauntlett a spinster, her sister. Her effects were valued at £631 7s 10d.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1848/Q3 St Luke Volume 2 Page 255.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 27 Folio 141 Page 24.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 39 Folio 152 Pages 31 and 32.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q2 Kensington Volume 1a Page 243.
  7. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 1662 Folio 82 Page 12.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 9993 RG78 Piece 525 Registration district 192 Sub district 2 enumeration district 14 schedule number 16.
  9. [S40030] Ancestry - www.family search.org - Cambridge University Alumni 1261-1900, Venn, J. A., comp. Alumni Cantabrigienses. London: Cambridge University Press, 1922-1954.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q4 Orsett Volume 4a Page 538.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q3 Wandsworth Volume 1d Page 523.

Jane Dorothea Stephenson1

#12365, b. 1811
Last Edited=21 Dec 2004
     Jane Dorothea Stephenson was born in 1811 in London, England.1 She was the daughter of Rev William Robert Stephenson.1 In the census of 30 March 1851 at High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed Jane is living with her sister Margaret and her husband.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.3 In the census of 2 April 1871 in The Rectory, Corringham, Essex, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 Ho107 Piece 1613 Folio 205 Page 30.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1655 Folio 7 Page 6.

William Greatheed1

#12366, b. 1847, d. 20 May 1930
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     William Greatheed was born in 1847 in Norwood, London, England, although his birth was registered in Abergavenny.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed and Margaret Stephenson.1 He was baptised on 24 February 1848 in All Saints with St Margarets, Upper Norwood, London, England, His father was a clerk.31 In the census of 30 March 1851 at 39 King William Street, St Margaret in the Martyrs, London, England, Francis and William were listed as visitors of Alexander McCaul and his family.4 William entered Tonbridge School in 1858, leaving in 1864. He then went onto Blackheath Propriety School.5 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Eton House, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Stephenson Greatheed William was a scholar.6 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 58 Guilford Street, Bloomsbury, London, England, he was listed as the lodger along with his mother. He was an articled clerk at law.7 In 1872 William had an illigitimate son with a lady called Elizabeth Tennent. His son was born under the name of Walter George Gaston.8 He passed his Matric in London University and was admitted a Solicitor in 1873. After being a managing clerk for seven years, he gave up the Law, in order to study at Mason's Science College Bimingham. He wrote various articles in magazines and was a Naval Artillery Volunteer.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 33 St Julians Friars, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, he was listed as a boarder William was a solictor.9 William's father Samuel died on 19 January 1887. He received probate with his mother Margaret and brother Francis.10 William was listed as a photographic journalist 1888 - 1893 and civil engineer 1892 - 1909 at 67-69 Chancery Lane.11,12 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 69 and 67 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London, England, he was listed as a boarder William was a retired solicitor living by his own means.13 William's mother died on 10 January 1900. He, together with his brothers Francis and Christopher received probate in London on 10 February 1900. William was listed as a gentleman.10 William was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 65-66 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London, England, William was living by his own means.14 William and Christopher received administration on their brother Francis effects on 16 March 1905 in London. Christopher was retired from the Indian forest service and William was a retired solicitor.10 Dorothea's administration was issued to her brothers Christopher of the Indian Civil Service retired and William listed as a gentleman. Her effects were valued at £15.523 12s 11d and the resworn as £13,737 15s 2d.15 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 67 Chancery Lane, Holborn, London, England, William was a gentleman of private means who stated in early life for a few years he had been a solictor. He was living alone in a two roomed home.16 He died on 20 May 1930 in 4 Kings Road, St Pancras, London, England, His usual address was 67 Chancery Lane, Holborn, Middlesex.10,17,8 William was buried on 20 May 1930 in West Norwood Cemetery and Crematorium, West Norwood, London, England, plot 37025. The inscription on the gravestone read: In loving memory of William Greatheed son of the late Rev. Samuel Greatheed of Corringham Rectory, Stanford-le-Hope, who passed away 20th May 1930 aged 82 years. Until the day break and the shadows flee away. Thy will be done. Also Doris May beloved daughter of Walter and Mary Tennant, William's grandaughter.18 The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser of 19 January 1931, Page 6 reported his death and that The Treasury Solicitor was advertising for claimants to his estate. William was described as someone who rarely spoke to anyone and according to the caretaker of the flats where he lived he never had any friends or visitors. Apparently William was extremely particular about his food and would give instructions on how it should be cooked. He never spoke about his past life, although he once mentioned that in his early days he was articled to a firm of solicitors in Lincoln's Inn. Every morning he would leave his flat, returning in the evening, but no one knew where he went. He became seriously ill in early 1930 and was removed to hospital, where he died.19 William did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 28 May 1931 in London to H M Treasury Solicitor. His effects were valued at £9,559 3s 1d.10

Child of William Greatheed and Elizabeth Tennant

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1847/Q2 Abergavnney Volume XXVI Page 23.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO 107 Piece 1531 Folio 29 Pages 11 and 12.
  5. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteTonbridge School entrants.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 494 Folio 24 Page 41.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 339 Folio 44 Page 32.
  8. [S21577] Letters between Joan Bygrave and Jan Cooper from 8 January 2006.
  9. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2651 Folio 17 Page 27/8.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S40038] Guildhall Library London Directories, 1892 and 1909.
  12. [S40000] Website www.museumoflondon.org.uk/photolondon/pages/details.
  13. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 219 Folio 137 Page 14.
  14. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 246 Folio 145 Page 11.
  15. [S178] E-mails between Agnes McCaul and Jan Cooper from 12 December 2006.
  16. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 1201 RG78 Piece 41 Registration district 14 sub district 1 enumeration district 5 schedule number 76.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q2 Pancras Volume 1b Page 85.
  18. [S40000] Website Find a grave.
  19. [S40045] Newspapers The Singapore Free Press and Mercantile Advertiser 19 January 1931, Page 6.

Samuel Greatheed1,2

#12367, b. about 1791, d. 17 April 1847
Last Edited=19 Sep 2018
Relationship
2nd great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Samuel Greatheed was born about 1791 in Wiltshire, England, War Office Registers dated 1811 suggest Samuel was aged 20 in 1811.3 He was the son of Samuel Greatheed and Mary Wilson. He married Margaret Elizabeth Crooke, daughter of John Crooke, on 3 April 1824 in St Mary, Southampton, Hampshire, England.1,4 Samuel inherited Landford Lodge when his father died in 1829 but leased it out until he put the estate up for sale in 1846. The family sold it to Countess Nelson of Landford in 1848 after Samuel had died.5 Samuel was listed as the head of the family on the census of 6 June 1841 in Bourne, Christchurch, Dorset, England, Samuel was of independent means and living with his wife and two daughters Matilda and Adelaide.6 Samuel died on 17 April 1847 in Stoneham, Hampshire, England.7,8 Samuel was buried in St Andrew, Landford, Wiltshire, England.9 The will of Samuel was proved on 17 May 1847.10

Children of Samuel Greatheed and Margaret Elizabeth Crooke

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Great Britain, War Office Registers, 1772-1935.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01692-8, Source Film Number: 1041727, Reference Number: p127 rn 381, Collection: England Marriages, 1538–1973.
  5. [S532] E-mails between John Martin and Jan Cooper from 19 September 2018.
  6. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 398/29 Folio 9 Page 12.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1847/Q2 S Stoneham Volume 7 Page 161 - age 55.
  8. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  9. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Adelaide Olivia Greatheed1

#12368, b. 13 May 1828, d. 24 June 1913
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Adelaide Olivia Greatheed was baptised on 13 May 1828 in St Marys, Southampton, Hampshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Samuel Greatheed and Margaret Elizabeth Crooke.11 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Bourne, Christchurch, Dorset, England, she was listed as the daughter of Samuel Greatheed.3 In the census of 30 March 1851 atDinmoor Priory, Wellington, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the niece of James and Louisa Jane Parry, she was listed as a gentlewoman.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Elms, All St Church Road, Sidmouth, Devon, England, she was listed as the niece of Barnard Trollope, who was retired from the army. Also living at the house was her sister Matilda.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 70 Finchley Road, Marylebone, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Margaret Elizabeth Greatheed.6 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 27 Queens Road, Marylebone, London, England, she was listed as the sister of Matilda Margaret Greathead.7 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Penbridge Road, Kensington, London, England, she was listed as the sister of Matilda Margaret Greatheed.8 Adelaide was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 24 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill Gate, London, England, in a seven roomed home living with her servant Jane Piper.9 She died on 24 June 1913 in 24 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill Gate, London, England, aged 85 Adelaide remained an unmarried lady.10 The will of Adelaide was proved on 15 July 1913 in London by Dame Eva Benville. Her effects were valued at £448, which was later resworn as £703 4s 0d.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 398/29 Folio 9 Page 12.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 1977 Folio 445 Page 10.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1379 Folio 72 Page 2.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 187 Folio 31 Page 14.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 163 Folio 89 Page 22.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 21 Folio 79 Page 43.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 141 RG78 Piece 5 Registrations district 2 sub district 2 enumeration district 2 schedule number 150.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Matilda Margaret Greatheed1

#12369, b. 12 April 1826, d. 1 February 1909
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Matilda Margaret Greatheed was baptised on 12 April 1826 in St Marys, Southampton, Hampshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Samuel Greatheed and Margaret Elizabeth Crooke.11 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Bourne, Christchurch, Dorset, England, she was listed as the daughter of Samuel Greatheed.3 In the census of 7 April 1861 in The Elms, All St Church Road, Sidmouth, Devon, England, she was listed as the niece of Barnard Trollope, who was retired from the army. Also living at the house was her sister Adelaide.4 Matilda was recorded in the Lloyd's weekly newspaper of 1 July 1866 as a lady visitor for the last four years at Paddington workhouse. Visitors read to the poor. She gave evidence at an enquiry about the treatment of the poor and sick.5 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Bona Verto House, Brading, Christchurch, Dorset, England, she was listed as the cousin staying with George C Baillie and his family.6 Matilda was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 27 Queens Road, Marylebone, London, England.7 Matilda was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Penbridge Road, Kensington, London, England.8 Matilda died on 1 February 1909 in 24 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill Gate, London, England, aged 82 after an operation.9,10,11 The will of Matilda was proved on 12 March 1909 to Baron Rowland de Steinger and George Francis Beville a General in His Majesties Army. Her effects were valued at £1964 10s 6d.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Name: Matilda Margaret Greatheed, Gender: Female, Baptism/Christening Date: 12 Apr 1826, Baptism/Christening Place: St. Marys, Southampton, Hampshire, England, Father's Name: Samuel Greatheed, Mother's Name: Margaret Elizabeth Greatheed,
    Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C01413-0, System Origin: England-EASy
    Source Film Number: 1041725, Reference Number: item 1 p 277, Collection: England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 398/29 Folio 9 Page 12.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 1379 Folio 72 Page 2.
  5. [S40045] Newspapers Lloyd's weekly newspaper - 1 July 1866.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 1168 Folio 52 Page 9.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 163 Folio 89 Page 22.
  8. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 21 Folio 79 Page 43.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1909/Q1 Kensington Volume 1a Page 99.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S40000] Website ufdc.ufl.edu - Caribbeana.

Margaret Elizabeth Crooke1

#12370, b. about 1805, d. 1880
Last Edited=19 Sep 2018
     Margaret Elizabeth Crooke was born about 1805.1 She was the daughter of John Crooke. She married Samuel Greatheed, son of Samuel Greatheed and Mary Wilson, on 3 April 1824 in St Mary, Southampton, Hampshire, England.1,2 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Bourne, Christchurch, Dorset, England, she was listed as the wife of Samuel Greatheed.3 Margaret was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in 13 Langham Street, Marylebone, London, England, Margaret was listed as a Gentlewoman.4 She witnessed the probate of the estate of Barnard Foord-Bowes on 10 June 1870.5 Margaret was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in 70 Finchley Road, Marylebone, London, England.6 Margaret died in 1880 in Marylebone, London, England.7

Children of Margaret Elizabeth Crooke and Samuel Greatheed

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: M01692-8, Source Film Number: 1041727, Reference Number: p127 rn 381, Collection: England Marriages, 1538–1973.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 398/29 Folio 9 Page 12.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 68 Folio 123 Page 30.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 187 Folio 31 Page 14.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1880/Q4 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 411.

Hervey Greathed1

#12371, b. 17 July 1867, d. 25 September 1906
Last Edited=15 Jul 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Hervey Greathed was born on 17 July 1867 in Uphill, Somerset, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of William Wilberforce Harris Greathed CB and Alice Clive.1 He was baptised on 30 August 1867 in Uphill, Somerset, England, the family lived in Uphill House and his father was a Lieutenant Colonel in the Royal Engineers.5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire, England, he was listed as a boarder and a scholar.6 Hervey was at Eton from January 1881 to April 1884. He had two house masters, Charles Hugh Everard MA. Charles who was a master between 1872 - 93 and Rev John Bascombe Lock MA who was a master between 1872-84. Hervey joined the Army, became a Captain in the 8th Hussars and served in South Africa between 11 October 1899 and 31 May 1902 with the Durham Light Infantry.7 Hervey was admitted into the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in February 1886, he was eighteen years seven months old. His height was recorded as 5 feet 8.5 inches. He retired in February 1887 and joined the 8th Hussars Cavalry on 5 February that year.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Barracks, Thorpe, Norfolk, England, he was listed as a Lieutenant with the 8th Hussars.9 He married Mary Alice Sharp Rogerson in 1897 in Weardale, Durham, England.10,11 His wife Mary died on 8 April 1898 in Upton House, Waterford, County Waterford, Ireland, Her death notice appeared in The Newcastle Weekly Courant of Saturday 16 April 1898.12,11,13,14 Hervey received probate on his wife Mary's will on 14 July 1898 in London.12 He married Violet Constance Bertha Gilliat, daughter of John Saunders Gilliat, on 20 October 1903 in Christ Church, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by Alice Greathed, John S Gilliat and Cecilia V Giliat.15,2 Hervey died on 25 September 1906 in Walton, Wool, Wellesbourne, Warwickshire, England, aged 39 Sadly he did not live to see his daughter Dorothea who was born two months after his death.16,12,17,18,19 The will of Hervey was proved on 20 November 1906 to his widow Violet and brother Robert in London. His effects were valued at £2138 14s 3d. They were resworn at £4860 10s 10d and later resworn again as £3715 13s 9d.12,19 Hervey's Queen's South Africa 1899-1902 medal with six clasps was sold as lot 174 on 25 February 1998 for £400.20 There is a monument to Hervey in Hampreston Church.21

Child of Hervey Greathed and Violet Constance Bertha Gilliat

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1537722.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1867/Q3 Axbridge Volume 5c Page 604.
  4. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965 and Burkes 1952 Great Britain Oldfield.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1914.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1245 Folio 104 Page 10.
  7. [S40036] Eton College Library.
  8. [S40000] Website http://archive.sandhurstcollection.org.uk
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1522 Folio 107 Page 1.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q3 Weardale Volume 10a Page 423.
  11. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1952 Great Britain Oldfield.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S40045] Newspapers The Newcastle Weekly Courant - Saturday 16 April 1898.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - Waterford 1898/Q2 Volume 4 Page 571 Film 101600 Digital GS Nmber 4201704 Image number 00101 Age 30.
  15. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1903/Q4 Watford Volume 3a Page 1191.
  16. [S100] E-mails between Tim Sandberg and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  17. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965.
  18. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q3 Stratford Volume 9d Page 414 age 39.
  19. [S7] Ancestry.com - Scotland, National Probate Index (Calendar of Confirmations and Inventories), 1876-1936.
  20. [S40000] Website www.dnw.co.uk/medals/auctionarchive/searchcataloguearchive.
  21. [S316] Emails between Alan Miller and Jan Cooper from 4 December 2010.

Frances Mary Pull1

#12372, b. 1874
Last Edited=5 Aug 2013
     Frances Mary Pull was born in 1874 in Hobson, Durham, England, Being the first child of the marriage I am assuming she was born in Durham as this maybe where family lived to assist with the birth. All the other siblings were born in Norfolk, Frances is recorded as being born in Norfolk on census returns.1,2 She was the daughter of John Thomas Pull and Mary Ann Cory.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Dunkirk, Aylsham, Norfolk, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Thomas Pull Frances was a scholar.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Burgh Road, Alysham, Norfolk, England, she was listed as the servant of.4 She married Walter Richard Dawkins in 1902 in Flegg, Norfolk, England.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 1 The Buildings, Caister on Sea, Norfolk, England, she was listed as the wife of Walter Richard Dawkins.6

Children of Frances Mary Pull and Walter Richard Dawkins

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q1 Durham Volume 10a Page 391.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 1930 Folio 60 Page 21.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1514 Folio 17 Page 25.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1902/Q3 Flegg Volume 4b Page 49.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 11105 RG78 Piece 602 Registration District 220 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 1 Schedule Number 52.

Charles John Darling1,2

#12373, b. 6 December 1849, d. 29 May 1936
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
Baron Darling of Langham (Charles John)
     Charles John Darling was born on 6 December 1849 in Colchester, Essex, England.3,4 Charles was the son of Charles of Langham Hall Essex who died before September 1885.5 Charles was called to the Bar in 1874 and was made QC in 1885.6 He married Mary Caroline Greathed, daughter of William Wilberforce Harris Greathed CB and Alice Clive, 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.1,7,8,5 Lord Darling was appointed as a Judge of the King's Bench Division in 1897. he retired in 1923, but returned from time to time to assist in the work of the King's Bench. Lord Justice Darling was noted, not only for his whit, but for the rapidity with which he could grasp and master the most intricate of details in a case. He it was who tried Sir Roger Casement who was executed for treason in August 1916.
Charles John, first Baron Darling ws caled to the Bar in 1874, and in 1885 took silk. From1888 till 1895 he sat in Parliament as Conservative Member for DEptford. He published various works of charm in prose and verse. He was knighted i 1897, appointed a member of the Privy Council in 1917, and in 1924 he was created Baron Darling of Langham.8,3,6 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Friars, Friars Road, Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales, he was listed as the visitor of William Kennedy another Judge of the High Court of Justice. His wife was at home with their children in Lymington in Hampshire.9 In the census of 2 April 1911 in St Austins, Boldre, Lymington, Hampshire, England, he was listed as the father in law of Kepple Pulteney.10 His wife Mary died on 5 November 1913 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.11,8,12 Charles retired in 1923 and was reported as having a keen and humerous face looking incredibly young for his years. He was fond of hunting and painted very well, as a hobby. He spoke French perfectly. He was well known for his humour and once when a witness declared him to be wedded to the truth, he replied "Yes, but the question is, how long have you been a widower". Another witness said he had gone to the Elephant Hotel to telephone. "A trunk call, I suppose?" queried Lord Darling.6 He had published several books on light verse and at least one entertaining novel and he was a brilliant after dinner speaker.6 Lord Darling and his daughter Diana left Southampton on 21 August 1926 on board SS Ausonia bound for Quebec. They gave their address in England as 81 Albert Hall Mansions SW7.13 Charles died on 29 May 1936 in Lymington Cottage Hospital, Lymington, Hampshire, England, aged 86 Lord Darling's heir was his grandson Robert Charles Henry Darling who was born in 1919.14,3,6

Children of Charles John Darling and Mary Caroline Greathed

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S99] E-mails between Darryl Lundy and Jan Cooper from 20 February 2005.
  3. [S40045] Newspapers Irish Times 30 May 1936.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1850/Q1 Colchester Volume XII Page 63.
  5. [S40045] Newspapers Trewman's Exeter Flying Post or Plymouth and Cornish Advertiser - Wednesday 23 September 1885.
  6. [S40045] Newspapers The Singapore Free Press and Mercentile Advertiser 30 May 1936 page 9.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q3 Hereford Volume 6a Page 763.
  8. [S147] E-mails between Nick Deacon and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006 Burkes 1937 Great Britain page 965.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4957 Folio 140 Page 23.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 5792 RG78 Piece 264 Registration District 94 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 10 Schedule Number 85.
  11. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 St George H Sq Volume 1a Page 508 age 49.
  13. [S40000] Website Find my past - UK migration records - 1793 - 1960.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1936/Q2 New Forest Voume 2b Page 1015 age 86 - indexed as Darling of Langham Charles J (Lord).
  15. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p8373.htm#i83723

Lucia Frances Alice Darling1

#12374, b. 4 June 1886, d. 4 April 1962
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathed
Appears on charts:
Chart 20 - Edward Greathead
     Lucia Frances Alice Darling was born on 4 June 1886 in St George Hanover Square, London, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Charles John Darling and Mary Caroline Greathed.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Whitfield House, Treville, Herefordshire, England, she was listed as the grandaughter of Alice Greathead.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Lady Cross Lodge, Lymington, Hampshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mary Caroline Darling.5 She married Kepple Pulteney, son of John Granville Beaumont Pulteney and Isabella Stephenson, on 8 December 1906 in New Forest, Hampshire, England, Lucia was addresses the honourable Lucia Darling.6,7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in St Austins, Boldre, Lymington, Hampshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Kepple Pulteney.8 Her husband Kepple died on 8 December 1944 in New Forest, Hampshire, England, aged 75.6,9 Lucia died on 4 April 1962 in New Forest, Hampshire, England, aged 75.10,11,12

Children of Lucia Frances Alice Darling and Kepple Pulteney

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q2 St Geo H Sq Volume 1a Page 473.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - Burke’s Family Records.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 2065 Folio 90 Page 6.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 1035 Folio 44 Page 1.
  6. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com/p8373.htm#i83723
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q1 N Forest Volume 2b Page 1620.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 5792 RG78 Piece 264 Registration District 94 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 10 Schedule Number 85.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q4 New Forest Volume 2b Page 976 age 75.
  10. [S40000] Website http://thepeerage.com
  11. [S141] E-mails between Susan Watkins and Jan Cooper from 13 April 2006.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q2 N Forest Volume 6b Page 362 age 75.

John Greathed1

#12375, b. about 1819, d. 15 January 1882
Last Edited=4 Nov 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of Joseph Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 21 - Joseph Greathead
     John Greathed was born about 1819 in Stickney, Lincolnshire, England.1 He was the son of William Greathead and Ann Sherriff.2 He was baptised on 20 February 1819 in St Luke, Stickney, Lincolnshire, England, John's father was a carpenter.2,3 In the census of 6 June 1841 in Lammin's Lane, Stickney, Lincolnshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead.4 He married Mary Woodthorpe, daughter of William Woodthorpe and Mary ..., on 30 October 1842 in Spilsby Register Office, Spilsby, Lincolnshire, England, The ceremony was witnessed by F J Oldham and Caroline Woodthorpe - who signed with a X. John was described as a machine maker as was his father William. Mary's father was a blacksmith.5 John was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Bennington, Lincolnshire, England, John was a farmer.6 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 7 April 1861 in 69 St Step Gate, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, John was a house carpenter.7 John was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at Catherine Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, John was a waggon maker.8 His father William died on 30 May 1872 aged 79.9,10 He received probate on his fathers will which was proved at Lincoln on 12 August 1872.10 John was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in 34 St James Street, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, John was a wagon builder for the G. N. Railway.11 John died on 15 January 1882 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, John was registered under the surname of Greathed.12,10 John was buried on 20 January 1882 in Hyde Park Cemetery, Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.13 The will of John was proved on 15 February 1882 to his widow Mary and his son William Thomas Greathed who was a druggist and chemist in 15 St James Square, Bristol. John was a waggon builder. His personal effects were valued at £77 2s 0d.10

Children of John Greathed and Mary Woodthorpe

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1562-1838 Church of England. Parish Church of Stickney (Lincolnshire) Film 0508050.
  3. [S40000] Website FreeReg.org.uk.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 645/14 Folio 7 Page 5.
  5. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1842/Q4 Spilsby Volume 14 Page 923.
  6. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2098 Folio 463 Page 6.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3519 Folio 51 Page 18.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4720 Folio 41 Page 34.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q2 Boston Volume 7a Page 268.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4692 Folio 64 Page 2 Film FHL 1342135.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q1 Doncaster Volume 9c Page 398 age 62.
  13. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1845/Q1 Boston Volume XIV Page 271?
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1847/Q1 Boston Volume XIV Page 255.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q1 Boston Volume XIV Page 272.