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Mary Greethead

#12951, b. 29 June 1735
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Mary Greethead was baptised on 29 June 1735 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1 She was the daughter of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis.

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.

Elenor Greethead

#12952, b. 30 January 1736
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Elenor Greethead was baptised on 30 January 1736 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis.

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1665-1906 Church of England. St. Mary's Church (Redcliffe, Bristol) Film 1595678.

Sarah Greethead

#12953, b. 30 January 1742/43
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Sarah Greethead was baptised on 30 January 1742/43 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1 She was the daughter of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis.

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.

James Greethead

#12954, b. 4 May 1740
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Grandson of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     James Greethead was baptised on 4 May 1740 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1 He was the son of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis.

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.

Mary Greethead

#12955, b. 6 January 1744
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Mary Greethead was baptised on 6 January 1744 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis.

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1665-1906 Church of England. St. Mary's Church (Redcliffe, Bristol) Film 1595678.

Rachel Greethead

#12956, b. 22 May 1748
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Rachel Greethead was baptised on 22 May 1748 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Josiah Greethead and Sarah Linnis. Rachel was buried on 9 May 1749 in St Marys, Redcliffe, Bristol, Somerset, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1665-1906 Church of England. St. Mary's Church (Redcliffe, Bristol) Film 1595678.
  3. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004 Age appears to be written in PR's as 110 but probably should read 1 year.

Charles H Middleton

#12957, b. about 1878
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Charles H Middleton was born about 1878 in Westminster, London, England.1 He was the son of William Henry Middleton and Esther Mary ... In the census of 3 April 1881 in 29 Park Road, Gillingham, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton.2,3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Keyrick Road, Battersea, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton Charles was a cycle maker.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 891 Folio 63 Page 9.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 434 Folio 17 Page 28.

John E Middleton1

#12958, b. about 1881
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     John E Middleton was born about 1881 in New Brompton, Kent, England.1 He was the son of William Henry Middleton and Esther Mary ...1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 29 Park Road, Gillingham, Kent, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton.2,3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Keyrick Road, Battersea, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton John was a scholar.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 23 Livingston Road, Battersea, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton John was a wood sawyer.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 891 Folio 63 Page 9.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 434 Folio 17 Page 28.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 453 Folio 169 Page 48.

Arthur Middleton1

#12959, b. about 1884
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Arthur Middleton was born about 1884 in Lambeth, London, England.1 He was the son of William Henry Middleton and Esther Mary ...1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Keyrick Road, Battersea, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton Arthur was a scholar.2 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 23 Livingston Road, Battersea, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Henry Middleton Arthur was a joinery box hand.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 434 Folio 17 Page 28.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 453 Folio 169 Page 48.

Florence Middleton1

#12960, b. about 1887
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Florence Middleton was born about 1887 in Battersea, London, England.1 She was the daughter of William Henry Middleton and Esther Mary ...1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 48 Keyrick Road, Battersea, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Henry Middleton.2 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 23 Livingston Road, Battersea, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Henry Middleton Arthur was a joinery box hand.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 434 Folio 17 Page 28.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 453 Folio 169 Page 48.

William Middleton1

#12961, b. about 1827
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     William Middleton was born about 1827 in Hertfordshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth R ...1 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 at 173 Kent Street, Lambeth, London, England, The enumeration sheet states Williams address also known as 2 Etham Place. He was a wholesale coloured paper manufacturer.2

Children of William Middleton and Elizabeth R ...

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 610 Folio 50 Page 1.

Elizabeth R ...1

#12962, b. about 1834
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Elizabeth R ... was born about 1834 in Lyndhurst, Kent, England.1 She married William Middleton.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 173 Kent Street, Lambeth, London, England, she was listed as the wife of William Middleton.2

Children of Elizabeth R ... and William Middleton

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 610 Folio 50 Page 1.

Frank Middleton1

#12963, b. about 1859
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Frank Middleton was born about 1859 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England.1 He was the son of William Middleton and Elizabeth R ...1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 173 Kent Street, Lambeth, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Middleton Frank was a scholar.2

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 610 Folio 50 Page 1.

May Middleton1

#12964, b. about 1862
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     May Middleton was born about 1862 in Lambeth, London, England.1 She was the daughter of William Middleton and Elizabeth R ...1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 173 Kent Street, Lambeth, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Middleton May was a scholar.2

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 610 Folio 50 Page 1.

Frederick Middleton1

#12965, b. about 1869
Last Edited=10 Feb 2005
     Frederick Middleton was born about 1869 in Lambeth, London, England.1 He was the son of William Middleton and Elizabeth R ...1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 173 Kent Street, Lambeth, London, England, he was listed as the son of William Middleton.2

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 610 Folio 50 Page 1.

Thomas Greathead1

#12966, b. 28 April 1856, d. 1856
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Thomas Greathead was born on 28 April 1856 in Crook, Durham, England, Thomas was the twin of Francis.2 He was the son of George Greathead and Jane Dobson.1 Thomas died in 1856 in Crook, Durham, England.3 Thomas was buried in St Thomas, Stanley near Crook, Durham, England, under a headstone with his mother and brothers Thomas aged 17, Francis aged 4, Henry aged 4 and his twin Francis who also died at birth.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 152.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1856/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 152.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 74.
  4. [S212] E-mails between Adam and Jan Cooper from 3 January 2008.

Margaret Nelson1

#12967, b. about 1836
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Margaret Nelson was born about 1836 in Darlington, Durham, England.2 She married George Greathead, son of Francis Greathead and Jane Jackson, in 1886 in Holy Trinity, North Ormesby, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Nelson Street, Crook, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of George Greathead.3 Her husband George died on 21 October 1896 in Crook, Durham, England, aged 72.4,5 Margaret and William Simpson received probate on 23 December 1896 in Durham on her Margaret's husbands will.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q4 Middlesboro Volume 9d Page 915.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4076 Folio 24 Page 5.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q4 Auckland Volume 10a Page 112.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Jane Harwood1

#12968, b. about 1868, d. 4 October 1957
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
     Jane Harwood was born about 1868 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1 She married Thomas William Greathead, son of Thomas William Greathead and Maria Underhill, in 1895 in West Bromwich Register Office, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England.1,2,3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 195 Burbury Street, Aston Manor, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas William Greathead.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 115 Stamford Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas William Greathead.5 Thomas and Jane travelled with their son Thomas on SS Montclare leaving Liverpool on 27 September 1923. They left the Canadian Pacific ship at Montreal, Canada. Captain Webster was the Master of the ship which was carrying 1811 passengers. Thomas was listed as an engineer and his son Thomas a fitter.1,6 Thomas and Jane are listed as arriving in Detroit, Michigan in October 1923 on Canadian Pacific Railroad. Thomas gave his mother Maria as next of kin, she was living at 29 Trafalgar Road, Birmingham. Jane gave her sister Betsey Smallwood of Parts Road, Birmingham. Thomas was described as an engraver.7 Thomas and Jane were listed again as travelling on the Canadian Pacific Railroad arriving in Detroit in November 1923. They gave their address as St Thomas.7 In the census of 2 April 1930 in 12700 Coronade Avenue, Queens, New York, New Jersey, USA, she was listed as the wife of Thomas William Greathead.8 Jane and Thomas are listed on the manifest dated 4 July 1933 as arriving then in Buffalo, New York. They gave their previous address as 12700 Coronada Avenue, Cleveland.7 Jane died on 4 October 1957 in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, USA.9 Jane was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Charleston, Oakland, Michigan, USA, Thomas and Jane are buried under the same gravestone.10

Children of Jane Harwood and Thomas William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q1 West Bromwich Volume 6b Page 901.
  3. [S40000] Website www.westmidlandsbmd.org.uk - WBRO/26/103.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2881 Folio 136 Page 30.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17245 RG78 Piece 1059 Registration District 371 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 40 Schedule Number 255.
  6. [S40000] Website ww.findmypast.com - passenger lists.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Border Crossing from Canada to US 1895-1956.
  8. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 1777 Page 14A Enumeration District 466 Image 373.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com - All Ohio Obituary Index, 1830s-2009, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Results.
  10. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Thomas Frank Greathead1

#12969, b. 1898, d. 1972
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Thomas Frank Greathead was born in 1898 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas William Greathead and Jane Harwood.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 195 Burbury Street, Aston Manor, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas William Greathead.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 115 Stamford Road, Handsworth, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas William Greathead Thomas was a jewellery engraver living with his wife and two children, living in a six roomed home. On the return it states that they had three children, one of which had died.4 Thomas is listed on the manifest in November 1923 arriving in Detroit, Michigan. He gave his grandmothers address in England as 29 Trafalgar Road, Birmingham as his next of kin. His occupation was a fitter.5 He married Elsie Cayley, daughter of Thomas Cayley and Sarah Ann Edwards, on 15 September 1924 in St Thomas, Elgin, Ontario, Canada, the ceremony was witnessed by Joseph Harold Greathead and Thomas F Clark. Thomas was a brass finisher.1,6 In the census of 2 April 1930 in 12700 Coronade Avenue, Queens, New York, New Jersey, USA, he was listed as the son of Thomas William Greathead Thomas was a labourer in manufacturing.7 Thomas was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 1 April 1940 in 600 Grand Street, Vermilion, Erie, Ohio, USA, Thomas was a machinist brass worker living with his wife Elsie a waitress living with their daughter.8 Thomas died in 1972 in Hollywood, Broward, Florida, USA.9 Thomas was buried in Fred Hunter's Hollywood Memorial Gardens, Hollywood, Broward, Florida, USA.10

Child of Thomas Frank Greathead and Elsie Cayley

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1898/Q3 Aston Volume 6d Page 424.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2881 Folio 136 Page 30.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 17245 RG78 Piece 1059 Registration District 371 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 40 Schedule Number 255.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - Border Crossing from Canada to US 1895-1956.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Canadian marriages.
  7. [S41930] US Census 1930 (T626) - 2 April 1930 T626 Roll 1777 Page 14A Enumeration District 466 Image 373.
  8. [S41940] US Census 1940 (T627) - 1 April 1940 T627-3064 Page 11b Enumeration District 22-37.
  9. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  10. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Stanley Charles Norman Greathead1

#12970, b. 1920, d. 28 August 1968
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Robert Featherstone Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 11 - Robert Featherstone Greathead
     Stanley Charles Norman Greathead was born in 1920 in West Ham, London, England.2 He was the son of Charles Albert Alexander Greathead and Caroline Matilda Jordon.3 Stanley did not have too happy a childhood he was initially brought up by a nanny in India and later went to boarding school in England.1 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Stanley Charles Norman Greathead was listed as living at 24 The Meadway, Chigwell, Essex, England with his parents.4 Stanley sailed on the Lurline from Bombay, India arriving in San Francisco in December 1943.5 He married Nathalie Grace M Fairbank in 1944 in Woolwich, London, England.6 Stanley came to New Zealand through the Army where he was commissioned in the UK and worked in WW2 in Europe and then into the Asian theatre as a training instructor to the allies as a jungle warfare expert. He subsequently came to NZ and joined the NZ Army finally serving in Korea.1 He married Elizabeth Lynne Jaggard in 1955 Elizabeth was in the Army.7 Stanley left a will in 1957 leaving everything to his wife Lynne who was also his Executrix. He was working as a draughtsman and living in 40 Roseberry Avenue, Birkenhead and later moved to Glen Eden.8,9 Stanley died on 28 August 1968 in 137 Prospect Road, Glen Eden, Avondale, New Zealand, from cerebral haemorrhage.7,10 His body was cremated he had been an industrial engineer. His ashes were scattered 31 August 1968 on 30 August 1968 in New Zealand.8,11,12

Child of Stanley Charles Norman Greathead and Nathalie Grace M Fairbank

Children of Stanley Charles Norman Greathead and Elizabeth Lynne Jaggard

  • Bruce Charles Greathead
  • Kim Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S13839] Emails between Bruce Charles Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 November 2007.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1920/Q2 West Ham Volume 4a Page 107.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/1060K/015/35.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - San Francisco Passenger Lists Record Microfilm M1410 Roll 377 Page 6.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q3 Woolwich Volume 1d Page 1533.
  7. [S9724] Emails between Erina Cresswell and Jan Cooper from 30 April 2002.
  8. [S252] Emails between Bernadette Siebert and Jan Cooper from 9 January 2009.
  9. [S8] Copy of will held by Jan, some kindly provided my contacts.
  10. [S347] E-mails between Anne Brady and Jan Cooper from 28 March 2011 1968 Avondale Ref 3493 age 48.
  11. [S40000] Website www.waitakere.govt.nz.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com - New Zealand, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Essex S W Volume 4a Page 395.

Nathalie Grace M Fairbank1

#12971, b. 1919, d. December 1999
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Nathalie Grace M Fairbank was born in 1919.2 She married Stanley Charles Norman Greathead, son of Charles Albert Alexander Greathead and Caroline Matilda Jordon, in 1944 in Woolwich, London, England.1 She married Edmund C Holliday in 1960 in Chelmsford, Essex, England.3 Nathalie died in December 1999 in Chelmsford, Essex, England.4

Child of Nathalie Grace M Fairbank and Stanley Charles Norman Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1944/Q3 Woolwich Volume 1d Page 1533.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q3 Chelmsford Volume 4a Page 1336.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 1999 Colchester Reg D85C District 4691D Entry 239 age 80.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Essex S W Volume 4a Page 395.

Julia Florence Knight

#12972, b. 13 June 1884, d. 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Julia Florence Knight was born on 13 June 1884 in Barton Regis, Somerset, England.1,2 She married Percival Gladstone Greethead, son of Francis Robert Edward Greethead and Rosina Marion Joll, on 6 June 1908 in Lewins Mead Meeting House, Lewins Mead, Bristol, Somerset, England, after the issue of an English Presbyterian certificate. The ceremony was witnessed by Edith F Oxley and F.R.E. Greethead. Julia gave her address as 8 Highbury Road, Horfield and Percival as 468 Gloucester Road also in Horfield. Percival was a Commercial clerk.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 75 Monk Road, Bishopston, Bristol, Somerset, England, she was listed as the wife of Percival Gladstone Greethead.4 Percival and Julia had lived together at 18 Selworthy Road, Upper Knowle in Bristol and 28 Brynland Avenue, Bishopston also in Bristol during their marriage.5 She and Percival Gladstone Greethead were divorced on 11 January 1928 when the decree absolute was awarded Julia had initiated the divorce on 16 November 1925 after Percival committed adultary on or about April 1924 at Brunswick Hotel, Shanklin on the Isle of Wight and again in November 1925 in the Shaftesbury Hotel in Weston super Mare. The divorce papers suggested he had frequently commited adultery with a woman unknown to Julia. The hearing was heard on 16 March 1926 and Percival had to pay all the costs, which amounted to Julia's of £4 costs and her expenses of £12 and his expenses of £6. Julia gained custody of their child. At this time Julia gave her address as 29 Upper Avenue in Bristol and Percival gave his address as 51 Princes Road, Edgebaston. He was a Commercial traveller.6,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Julia was listed as living at 36 Caledonia Place, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England she was living alone and working as an exterior saleswoman. The Register gives an incorrect year of birth.7 Julia died in 1980 in Bristol, Somerset, England.8

Child of Julia Florence Knight and Percival Gladstone Greethead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q3 Barton R Volume 6a Page 71.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1908/Q2 Bristol Volume 6a Page 329.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 15082 RG78 Piece 908 Registration District 319 Sub district 8 Enumeration District 24 Schedule number 208.
  5. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) Divorce Court Files - J 77/2390/709.
  6. [S13091] Emails between Brenda Brailsford and Jan Cooper from 1 March 2005.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/4977B/011/1.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q4 Bristol Volume 22 Page 0494.

Clive Greathead1

#12973, b. 1946, d. April 2007
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of Robert Featherstone Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 11 - Robert Featherstone Greathead
Clive Greathead
     Clive Greathead was born in 1946 in Essex, England.1 He was the son of Stanley Charles Norman Greathead and Nathalie Grace M Fairbank.1 Clive died in April 2007 in South Africa from renal failure.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Essex S W Volume 4a Page 395.
  2. [S13839] Emails between Bruce Charles Greathead and Jan Cooper from 26 November 2007.

Percival Gladstone Greethead

#12974, b. 29 December 1883, d. 24 July 1956
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
4th great-grandson of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23 - James Greethead
     Percival Gladstone Greethead was born on 29 December 1883 in Barton, Somerset, England.1,2 He was the son of Francis Robert Edward Greethead and Rosina Marion Joll.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 11 Belgrave Terrace, Bristol, Somerset, England, he was listed as the son of Francis Robert Edward Greethead Percival was a scholar.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 468 Gloster Road, Bristol, Somerset, England, he was listed as the son of Francis Robert Edward Greethead Percival was a seed merchant clerk.5 He married Julia Florence Knight on 6 June 1908 in Lewins Mead Meeting House, Lewins Mead, Bristol, Somerset, England, after the issue of an English Presbyterian certificate. The ceremony was witnessed by Edith F Oxley and F.R.E. Greethead. Julia gave her address as 8 Highbury Road, Horfield and Percival as 468 Gloucester Road also in Horfield. Percival was a Commercial clerk.6 Percival was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 75 Monk Road, Bishopston, Bristol, Somerset, England, Percy was a Commercial traveller living with his wife and young son in their six roomed home.7 Percival and Julia had lived together at 18 Selworthy Road, Upper Knowle in Bristol and 28 Brynland Avenue, Bishopston also in Bristol during their marriage.8 He and Julia Florence Greethead were divorced on 11 January 1928 when the decree absolute was awarded Julia had initiated the divorce on 16 November 1925 after Percival committed adultary on or about April 1924 at Brunswick Hotel, Shanklin on the Isle of Wight and again in November 1925 in the Shaftesbury Hotel in Weston super Mare. The divorce papers suggested he had frequently commited adultery with a woman unknown to Julia. The hearing was heard on 16 March 1926 and Percival had to pay all the costs, which amounted to Julia's of £4 costs and her expenses of £12 and his expenses of £6. Julia gained custody of their child. At this time Julia gave her address as 29 Upper Avenue in Bristol and Percival gave his address as 51 Princes Road, Edgebaston. He was a Commercial traveller.3,8 He married Florence Birtwistle in 1928 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.3,9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Percival was listed as living at 70 Harcourt Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England with his wife Florence. Percival was a seed trade Manager.10 Percival died on 24 July 1956 in 5 Branksome Road, Redland, Bristol, Somerset, England, aged 72.11,12 The will of Percival was proved on 5 October 1956 to Westminster Bank Ltd in Bristol. His effects were valued at £8306 14s 10d.12

Child of Percival Gladstone Greethead and Julia Florence Knight

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q1 Barton R Volume 6a Page 70.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5026I/005/42.
  3. [S13091] Emails between Brenda Brailsford and Jan Cooper from 1 March 2005.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1962 Folio 15 Page 22.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2399 Folio 115 Page 15.
  6. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1908/Q2 Bristol Volume 6a Page 329.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 15082 RG78 Piece 908 Registration District 319 Sub district 8 Enumeration District 24 Schedule number 208.
  8. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) Divorce Court Files - J 77/2390/709.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1928/Q1 Birmingham S Volume 6d Page 295.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/5026I/005.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1956/Q3 Bristol Volume 7b Page 34.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.

Francis Greathead1

#12975, b. about 1883
Last Edited=8 Apr 2005
     Francis Greathead was born about 1883 in Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Depot of Kings Shropshire Light Infantry, St Chad, St George, Leominster, Herefordshire, England, he was listed as a Private in the Shropshire Light Infantry (Militia). I cannot find his birth or any other records for Francis so did he give his real name and/or real his age when he signed up.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 2540 Folio 152 Page 11.