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Lance John Baker1

#13351, d. 1995
Last Edited=22 Mar 2005
Relationship
5th great-grandson of George Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 3: George Greathead
     Lance John Baker was the son of John Reginald Baker and Dianne Mary Hicks.1 Lance died in 1995.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S13312] Emails between Marie Smith née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2005.

Edwina Dorothea Pritchard1

#13353, b. 15 June 1919, d. 24 February 2002
Last Edited=7 May 2014
Appears on charts:
Chart 3: George Greathead
     Edwina Dorothea Pritchard was born on 15 June 1919 in Wallaroo, South Australia, Australia.1 She married John O'Hagan Greathead, son of George Greathead and Ellen Mary McGladrigan, in 1946.1 Edwina died on 24 February 2002 in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, aged 82 her death notice appeared the following day in the local paper.1,2,3

Children of Edwina Dorothea Pritchard and John O'Hagan Greathead

  • Marie Louise Greathead1
  • Jennifer Ellen Greathead1
  • Susan Elizabeth Greathead1

Sources of Information

  1. [S13312] Emails between Marie Smith née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2005.
  2. [S40000] Website www.slsa.sa.gov.au/fh/savill/index.html - Savill Index of The Advertiser Funeral Notices
    1971 – 1990 and 1997 – 2013.
  3. [S40000] Website www.genealogysa.org.au.

Dianne Mary Hicks1

#13359
Last Edited=22 Mar 2005
Appears on charts:
Chart 3: George Greathead
     Dianne Mary Hicks was born in Adelaide, South Australia, Australia.1 She married John Reginald Baker, son of Reginald Herbert Baker and Eileen Atma Greathead.1

Children of Dianne Mary Hicks and John Reginald Baker

Sources of Information

  1. [S13312] Emails between Marie Smith née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2005.

Hugh Bertie Greatheed1

#13360, b. 10 June 1859, d. 1910
Last Edited=22 Jun 2013
Relationship
4th great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24: Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Hugh Bertie Greatheed was baptised on 10 June 1859 in Milford on Sea, Hampshire, England.2 He was born on 10 June 1859 in Lymington, Hampshire, England.1,3 He was the son of William Samuel Greatheed and Amelia Frances Baillie.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Everton Villa, Milford, Hampshire, England, he was listed as the son of William Samuel Greatheed.4 Hugh's mother died on 8 January 1892. He received administration on 15 February 1892. He was an engineer.5 Hugh travelled leaving London on 25 November on 25 November 1896 onboard SS Ionic bound for Cape, South Africa.6 Hugh died in 1910 in Alexandria, Egypt.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q2 Lymington Volume 2b Page 509.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Milford on Sea christenings 1813-1921.
  3. [S385] E-mails between Daphne and Jan Cooper from 4 April 2012.
  4. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 665 Folio 26 Page 8.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  6. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com.
  7. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteConsular deaths - 1906-1910 Volume 12 Page 723 age 52.

Thomas Restell

#13361, d. before 1864
Last Edited=22 Aug 2007
     Thomas died before 1864.

Child of Thomas Restell

Thomas Schofield1

#13362
Last Edited=21 Mar 2005
     Thomas Schofield married Jane Greathead, daughter of Edward Greathead and Thomasine Ridsdale, in 1859 in Easington, Durham, England.2 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son in law of Edward Greathead Thomas was a coal miner.3

Child of Thomas Schofield and Jane Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1859/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 409.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 60 Page 8 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.

Thomasine Schofield1

#13363, b. 1860
Last Edited=23 Dec 2013
Relationships
4th cousin 3 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1: My direct family - Edward Greathead
     Thomasine Schofield was born in 1860 in Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Schofield and Jane Greathead.1 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Scotton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the grand daughter of Edward Greathead.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 3100.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3676 Folio 60 Page 8 - kindly sent by Christine Tate.

James Christopher Thairlwall1

#13364, b. about 1801, d. 1852
Last Edited=3 Jun 2008
Appears on charts:
Chart 28: Francis Greathead
     James Christopher Thairlwall was born about 1801 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Sarah Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Ruth Whitelock, on 10 December 1840 in Marske, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, James was a grocer from Richmond.1,2,3 James was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Bargate, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, James was a wine and spirit merchant. The household consisted of James, his wife Sarah, his brother Richard who was also a wine and spirit merchant. Apprentices called John Metcalfe, Anthony Wharton and William Wales also lived inthe ouse together with a servant Esther Benslow.4 James died in 1852 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S40045] Newspapers The Northern Star and Leeds General Advertiser - 19 December 1840.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1840/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 24 Page 557.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2381 Folio 84 Page 8.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1852/Q3 Richmond Volume 9d Page 360.

Constance Trilby Gwenddene Booth1

#13365, b. 12 November 1895, d. 19 December 1945
Last Edited=27 Aug 2013
     Constance Trilby Gwenddene Booth was born on 12 November 1895 in Stratford, London, England.2,3,1 She was the daughter of Frederick Arthur Booth and Emily Rose Payn.4 In the census of 1 June 1911 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, she was listed as the servant to George and Margaret Coombes and she had domestic duties.5 She married Sidney Charles Oliver Greathead, son of Walter George Greathead and Amelia Eliza Booth, on 27 June 1914 in 319 Hunter Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, The congregational ceremony was witnessed by Miss Adelaine Atkins of 388 Harkmeer Street, Hamilton and Miss Darcey Lucy Dunk of 198 Dundern Street, Hamilton.6 Sidney and Constance changed their surname to Grey.1 Charles and Constance appear on the manifest as attempting to gain a visa to travel to Canada from US on 26 September 1933. Their application was rejected. Charles was a listed as a carpenter. They gave their sister in law Mrs E Cunningham (Florence wife of Edward) 3823 Valletbrink Road Los Angeles as their nearest ralative in US.7 Constance took naturalisation papers in 1940.8 Constance died on 19 December 1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA, aged 50.1

Children of Constance Trilby Gwenddene Booth and Sidney Charles Oliver Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S23012] Emails between Paula Jean Campbell and Jan Cooper from 29 June 2009.
  2. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1895/Q4 West Ham Volume 4a Page 39.
  4. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  5. [S41913] Canada Census 1911 - 1 June 1911Year: 1911;Census Place: Ward three, Hamilton West, Ontario. Page 3, Family No: 31.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Canadian marriage records.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - Border Crossings: From U.S. to Canada, 1908-1935.
  8. [S40000] Website www.footnote.com.

Joseph Greathead

#13366, b. 19 September 1825, d. 29 May 1869
Last Edited=28 Nov 2014
Relationship
Grandson of ... Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6: Father of Charles and John Greathead
     Joseph Greathead was born on 17 September 1825 in Pond Dale, Gilling, Yorkshire, England.1 He was baptised on 19 September 1825 in Saint Agatha, Gilling, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.2 He was the son of Charles Greathead and Elizabeth Dunn. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Hartforth, Pond Dale, Gilling, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Charles Greathead.3 Joseph was admitted into Christ's College, Cambridge on 3 July 1845. He was awarded his BA in 1849, MA in 1854 and lived at South of Seas House, Threadneedle Street, London.1 Joseph was the informant when his father Charles was admitted into Dinsdale Park, a lunatic asylum on 24 June 1865. Joseph was a solictor living in South Lea House, Threadneedle Street in London.4 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 4 Beverley Villas, Charlewood Road, Roehampton, London, England, he was listed as the lodger of Sophia Reeves who was a lodging house keeper. He was a solicitor.5 Joseph died on 29 May 1869 in Ravensworth, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, aged 43.6,7 Joseph was buried in St Peter and St Felix Church, Kirby Hill, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, Inscription on the gravestone read: Erected to the memory of Ellen dau of Charles & Elizabeth GREATHEAD who d. 19 Oct 1849 aged 22yrs. Reverse. In affectionate remembrance of Mary wife of John GREATHEAD of Ravensworth who d. 10 Mar 1863 aged 71yrs. Also in memory of Joseph GREATHEAD MA son of Charles & Elizabeth GREATHEAD who d. at Ravensworth 29 May 1869 aged 43yrs.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website http://venn.csi.cam.ac.uk/ACAD/search.html
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1640-1876 Church of England. Parish Church of Gilling (near Richmond, Yorkshire) Film number 0207530.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1246/1 Folio 9a Page 12.
  4. [S40002] The National Archives, Kew (TNA) QAL/3/50/39.
  5. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 374 Folio 72 Page 19.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1869/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 387.
  7. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Annie Rebecca Gilby

#13367, b. about 1886, d. about 1961
Last Edited=30 May 2012
Annie Rebecca Greathead - Guy - Grey née Gilby
     Annie Rebecca Gilby was born about 1886 in London, England.1 She was the daughter of Jesse Gilby and Annie Upston.2 Jesse and his wife Annie travelled with their children Anna R aged 19, Beatrice aged 9, Emma aged 10, Ernest G aged 3, Henry aged 18, James aged 5, Mabel E aged 15 and Mary A aged 16. Jesse and Henry were listed as labourers, Mabel and Mary were servants. They travelled aboard the ship Ionian leaving Liverpool on 20 May 1907 bound for Montreal in Canada.3 She married Percy Frederick Victor Greathead, son of Walter George Greathead and Amelia Eliza Booth, on 25 December 1907 in Wentworth, Ontario, Canada, The Church of England ceremony was witnessed by Jesse and Mabel Gilby after the banns had been read. Percy was described as a labourer.1 It would appear that Percy's sister in law Elsie, Albert's wife gave birth to a still born child that died unnamed in his house at 49 Burlington Street, Wentworth. Annie registered the baby boy's death.4 Annie died about 1961.5

Children of Annie Rebecca Gilby and Percy Frederick Victor Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate.
  2. [S46001] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of daughter.
  3. [S40000] Website Fnd my past pssenger lists leaving UK.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Canadian death records MS935_159.
  5. [S21918] Emails between Dan Grey and Jan Cooper from 17 January 2009.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com - Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1911 - MS929_223.

Eleanor Greathead

#13368, b. 21 May 1827, d. 19 October 1849
Last Edited=16 Jun 2013
Relationship
Granddaughter of ... Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6: Father of Charles and John Greathead
     Eleanor Greathead was baptised on 21 May 1827 in Saint Agatha, Gilling, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Charles Greathead and Elizabeth Dunn. In the census of 6 June 1841 in Hartforth, Pond Dale, Gilling, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Charles Greathead.2 Ellen died on 19 October 1849 in Scarborough, Yorkshire, England, aged 22.3 Ellen was buried in St Peter and St Felix Church, Kirby Hill, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1640-1876 Church of England. Parish Church of Gilling (near Richmond, Yorkshire) Film number 0207530.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1246/1 Folio 9a Page 12.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1849/Q4 Sarboro Volume 24 Page 378.
  4. [S40000] Website Find a grave.

Charles Greathead

#13369, b. 23 January 1829
Last Edited=31 Mar 2007
Relationship
Grandson of ... Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 6: Father of Charles and John Greathead
     Charles Greathead was baptised on 23 January 1829 in Saint Agatha, Gilling, Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Charles Greathead and Elizabeth Dunn.

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1640-1876 Church of England. Parish Church of Gilling (near Richmond, Yorkshire) Film number 0207530.

William John Ferris1

#13370, b. about 1879
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Relationship
4th great-grandson of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23: James Greethead
     William John Ferris was born about 1879 in St Pauls, Bristol, Somerset, England.1 He was the son of John Ferris and Sarah Jane Edwards.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 6 Richmond Terrace, St George, Bristol, Somerset, England, he was listed as the son of John Ferris.2,3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 33 Lincoln Street, Bristol, Somerset, England, he was listed as the son of John Ferris William was a shop boy.4,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2490 Folio 35 Page 28.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1984 Folio 14 Page 21.

Alice L R Ferris1

#13371, b. about 1881
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23: James Greethead
     Alice L R Ferris was born about 1881 in St George, Bristol, Somerset, England.1 She was the daughter of John Ferris and Sarah Jane Edwards.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 6 Richmond Terrace, St George, Bristol, Somerset, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Ferris.2,3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 33 Lincoln Street, Bristol, Somerset, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Ferris Alice was a scholar.4,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 2490 Folio 35 Page 28.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 1984 Folio 14 Page 21.

Florence A Ferris1

#13372, b. about 1885
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23: James Greethead
     Florence A Ferris was born about 1885 in Bristol, Somerset, England.1 She was the daughter of John Ferris and Sarah Jane Edwards.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 33 Lincoln Street, Bristol, Somerset, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Ferris Florence was a scholar.2,3

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 1984 Folio 14 Page 21.
  3. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.

Minnie Ferris1

#13373, b. about 1888
Last Edited=2 Jan 2012
Relationship
4th great-granddaughter of James Greethead
Appears on charts:
Chart 23: James Greethead
     Minnie Ferris was born about 1888 in Bristol, Somerset, England.1 She was the daughter of John Ferris and Sarah Jane Edwards.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 33 Lincoln Street, Bristol, Somerset, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Ferris.2,3

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 1984 Folio 14 Page 21.
  3. [S93] E-mails between Ruth Withers and Jan Cooper from 1 April 2004.

James Greathead

#13374, b. 20 December 1857
Last Edited=8 Feb 2009
     James Greathead was born on 20 December 1857 in 10 Bloomsbury Square, Bloomsbury, London, England, James was also registered as James Greathead Rofe.1 He was the son of James Greathead and Susannah Rofe. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 11 Park Crescent, Marylebone, London, England, he was listed as the visitor of Robert Nayler and family.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, he was listed as the boarder of Robert Woodhams James was listed as a scholar and orphan.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, he was listed as a visitor of Robert Woodhams James was out of employ.4 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, he was listed as a boarder of Robert Woodhams James was a domestic houseboy and is listed as an idiot from childhood.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1857/Q1 St Giles Volume 1B Page 352.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 70 Folio 50 Page 2.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 924 Folio 63 Page 13.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 0909 folio 93 page 9 FHL film 1341216.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 674 Folio 139 Page 14.

Robert Woodhams

#13375, b. about 1819, d. 1894
Last Edited=26 Sep 2008
     Robert Woodhams was born about 1819 in Brasted, Kent, England. He was the son of John Woodhams.1 He married Caroline Cook on 30 August 1839 in Westerham, Kent, England.2,3 Robert was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, Robert was an agricultural labourer, Robert and Caroline seem to be offering a home to London children. James Greathed aged 11 was listed as an orphan from Islington and George Nightingale aged three was listed as a bastard from Paddington.4 Robert was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 3 April 1881 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, Robert was a farm labourer, Robert and Caroline are still giving homes to James Greathead and George Nightingale. Albert aged six and John aged two Greathead both described as boarder, nurse child from London.5 Robert was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Lodge Lane, Westerham, Kent, England, Robert was an agricultural labourer, he and Caroline had three boarders.6 Robert died in 1894 in Dartford, Kent, England.7

Children of Robert Woodhams and Caroline Cook

Sources of Information

  1. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1716-1870 Church of England. Parish Church of Westerham (Kent) Film 1469619.
  2. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Bishop's transcripts, 1716-1870 Church of England. Parish Church of Westerham (Kent) Film 1469619.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1839/Q3 Sevenoaks Volume 5 Page 499.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 924 Folio 63 Page 13.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 0909 folio 93 page 9 FHL film 1341216.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 674 Folio 139 Page 14.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1894/Q1 Dartford Volume 2a Page 333 age 74.
  8. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.