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Amy Johnson

#13901, b. 13 March 1904, d. March 1985
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Amy Johnson was born on 13 March 1904.1,2 She married Thomas Greathead, son of Thomas Greathead and Elizabeth Cardwell, in 1929 in Easington, Durham, England.3 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Amy was listed as living at The Dene Farm Cottages, Seaham, Durham, England with her husband Thomas. And their children Joan and Margaret.4 Her husband Thomas died on 16 May 1966 in Cole Hill, Farm Cottages, Sedgefield, Durham, England, aged 62 from Bronchus.5 Amy died in March 1985 in Durham, England.6

Children of Amy Johnson and Thomas Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2797c/022.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 2712.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2797C/022/18.
  5. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1966/Q2 Durham S E Volume 1a Page 630.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - March 1985 Durham E 1 - 1420 - 385.

Joan Greathead

#13902, b. 1931, d. 26 September 2010
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     Joan Greathead was born in 1931 in Easington, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Amy Johnson. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Joan Greathead was listed as living at The Dene Farm Cottages, Seaham, Durham, England with her parents.2 She married John Davies in 1955 in Durham, England.3 Her husband John died on 14 April 2004.4 Joan died on 26 September 2010 in Peterlee, Durham, England.5 Joan was buried on 6 October 2010 in Durham Crematorium, South Road, Durham, Durham, England.5

Child of Joan Greathead and John Davies

  • Paul Davies4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1931/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 771.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2797C/022/18.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1955/Q1 Durham E Volume 1a Page 955.
  4. [S15728] Emails between Andrew Pearson and Jan Cooper from 4 December 2005.
  5. [S40000] Website www.thisisanannouncement.co.uk - Hartlepool Mail 4 October 2010.

John Davies

#13903, d. 14 April 2004
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 14 - Thomas Greathead
     John Davies married Joan Greathead, daughter of Thomas Greathead and Amy Johnson, in 1955 in Durham, England.1 John died on 14 April 2004.2

Child of John Davies and Joan Greathead

  • Paul Davies2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1955/Q1 Durham E Volume 1a Page 955.
  2. [S15728] Emails between Andrew Pearson and Jan Cooper from 4 December 2005.

Myra Greathead

#13908, b. 1925, d. 1925
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Myra died in 1925 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.1 She was born in 1925 in Northallerton, Yorkshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Albert Greathead and Annie Lambert.

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 792.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 1142.

Dorothy Mallinson

#13912, b. 1915
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Dorothy Mallinson was born in 1915 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, her mothers maiden name was Holmes.1 She married Walter Greathead, son of George William Greathead and Thirza Maria Littley, on 9 January 1943 in St Margaret, Bradford, Yorkshire, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Leonard Green and Olve Hetherington. Walter was in the R.A.M.C. and Dorothy was a munition worker. Walter gave his address as 30 Bryson Street, Spennymoor and Dorothy as 95 Thornbury Drive, Bradford.2 Dorothy and Walter were divorced in 1947.3 She married Kenneth Birkett in 1948 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.4 Her husband Kenneth died on 1949 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.5 She married Maximilian D Law in 1959 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England.6

Child of Dorothy Mallinson and Walter Greathead

  • Jacqueline Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q4 Bradford Volume 9b Page 139.
  2. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1943/Q1 Bradford Volume 9b Page 115.
  3. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1948/Q3 Bradford Volume 2b Page 448.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 194/Q4 Bradford Volume 2b Page 182 age 30.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1959/Q2 Bradford Volume 2b Page 190.

John George Greathead

#13913, b. 3 September 1903, d. 25 November 1989
Last Edited=28 Aug 2018
Relationship
7th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     John George Greathead was born on 3 September 1903 in Rod House, Spen, Chopwell, Blaydon, Durham, England.1 He was the son of George William Greathead and Gertrude Alice Pull. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 94 Queen Street, Grange Villa, Chester le Street, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of George William Greathead.2 John signed on at Chatham for 12 years into the navy on 7 October 1925. He was 5 foot 4 inches tall, with a chest measurement of 37 inches. He had brown hair, brown eyes and a fresh complexion with a birthmark on his right buttock! He gave his occupation as a miner. He served on Pembrok II as a stocker until 6 April 1926 then he went to the Enterprise from 7 April 1926. He seems to have left the navy on 18 December 1928.3 He married Mary MacDonald in 1932 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.4 His wife Mary died on 1937 possibly giving birth to Kathleen.5 He married Emily A Skillern in 1941 in Dartford, Kent, England.6 John died on 25 November 1989 in Bradley Court, 6 Graystone Road, Whitstable, Kent, England, aged 86.7,8 The will of John was proved on 11 May 1990 in London. His effects were described as not exceeding £100,000.8

Children of John George Greathead and Mary MacDonald

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1903/Q3 Gateshead Volume 10a Page 1140.
  2. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 Rg14 Piece 30103 RG78 Piece 1738 Registration district 554 sub district 1 enumeration district 19 schedule number 195.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK, Royal Navy Registers of Seamen's Services, 1848-1939.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q4 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 1168.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q4 Gateshead Volume 10a Page 923.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q2 Dartford Volume 2a Page 2934.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1989 November Canterbury 16 - 454 - 1189.
  8. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 9051111540Y.

Mary MacDonald

#13914, b. 1907, d. 1937
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary MacDonald was born in 1907.1 She married John George Greathead, son of George William Greathead and Gertrude Alice Pull, in 1932 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.2 Mary died in 1937 possibly giving birth to Kathleen.3

Children of Mary MacDonald and John George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q4 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 1168.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q4 Gateshead Volume 10a Page 923.

Rachel Rutherford

#13916
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Rachel Rutherford married Joseph H Shular.

Child of Rachel Rutherford and Joseph H Shular

Kathleen Greathead

#13917, b. 1937, d. 1937
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
8th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Kathleen died in 1937 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.1 She was born in 1937 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.2 She was the daughter of John George Greathead and Mary MacDonald.

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q4 Newcastle T Volume 10b Page 237.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q4 Newcastle T Volume 10b Page 213.

Ronald Greathead

#13923, b. 1911, d. 1911
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
6th cousin 1 time removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 4 times removed of George Greathead
7th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Ronald Greathead was born in 1911 in Auckland, Durham, England.1 He was the son of Robert Greathead and Sarah Dowson. Ronald died in 1911 in Auckland, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q3 Auckland Volume 10a page 494.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q3 Auckland Volume 10a Page 304.

Theodora Carine Greathead

#13924, b. 6 December 1918, d. 1980
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-granddaughter of William Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 26 - William Greathead
     Theodora Carine Greathead was born on 6 December 1918 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Thomas Greathead and Catherine Marguerite Moyle. She married John A James in 1939 in Hove, Sussex, England.3 She married John A E Newell in 1973 in Chichester, Sussex, England.4 Theodora died in 1980 in Colchester, Essex, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1919/Q1 Aston Volume 6d Page 785.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1939/Q2 Hove Volume 2b Page 803.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1973/Q1 Chichester Volume 5h Page 970.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1980/Q4 Colchester Volume 9 Page 2045 age 62.