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Samuel Lamb1

#126, b. 14 March 1824, d. 1887
Last Edited=8 Feb 2016
Relationship
3rd great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
     Samuel Lamb was baptised on 14 March 1824 in All Saints, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of Nicholas Lamb and Elizabeth Spurr. Samuel was listed on the census of 7 June 1841 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, as a butcher living with George Patterson a 60 year old butcherand William Hudson a 14 year old butcher.4 He married Eleanor Newcomb in 1845 in Auckland, Durham, England.5,6 Samuel was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 at Thickley Place, East Tickley, Durham, England, Samuel was an engine driver living with his wife and children. Little Mary was only 11 months old.7 His wife Eleanor died on 1860 in Auckland, Durham, England.5,8 Samuel was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Main Street, East Thickley, Durham, England, Samuel was a railway engine driver living with his four children and a servant Jane Dove who later became Samuel's second wife.9 He married Jane Dove in 1862 in Auckland, Durham, England.5,10 Samuel was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in Dixon Carr, Hammersley, Durham, England, Samuel was a butcher and farmer living with his wife, an apprentice called John Hunt aged 18 and a general servant.11 He died when he fell out of a cart in 1887 in Bishop Auckland, Durham, England.3

Children of Samuel Lamb and Eleanor Newcomb

Sources of Information

  1. [S270] Letters between Dorothy Lamb née Hull and Jan Cooper from 13 March 1998.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - DU/R Stranton registers 1580-1837 page 85.
  3. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  4. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 315/20 Folio 24 Page 6.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1845/Q4 Auckland Volume 24 Page 17.
  7. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2385 Folio 566 Page 28.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q4 Auckland Volume 10a Page 81.
  9. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3708 Folio 113 Page 40.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1862/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 239.
  11. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4941 Folio 10 Page 13.

Henry Lawrence Lamb

#127, b. 3 February 1883, d. 26 May 1942
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
Henry Lawrence Lamb
     Henry Lawrence Lamb was born on 3 February 1883 in 101 Thornton Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Henry Lamb and Georgina Hart Hutchinson. He was baptised on 28 February 1883 in St James, Hartlepool, Durham, England. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 101 Thornton Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Lamb Henry was a scholar.3 When Ellen was born in 1891 she completed the family.4 He was a civil engineer and a wonderful botonist and historian. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 101 Thornton Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Lamb Henry was a civil engineer.5 The family lived at 101 Thornton Street and later 46 Clifton Avenue. Henry married Ella Smyth in 1913 in Lewisham, London, England.6,7,8 Harry spent his later years at The Rigg with his brother Norman and sister Ellen.9 Henry died on 26 May 1942 in The Rigg, Arkengarthdale, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, aged 59 from Coma and malignant dis of jaw and cheek. His sister Ellen registered his death.10,11

Child of Henry Lawrence Lamb and Ella Smyth

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1883/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 160.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 43 Page 28.
  4. [S1] Jan's knowledge.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 28 Page 7.
  6. [S74] E-mails between Peter Hogg and Jan Cooper from 1 July 1997 No family!!!
  7. [S333] Letters between John Lamb and John Cooper from 4 December 1997.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q4 Lewisham Volume 1d Page 2089.
  9. [S435] E-mails between Peter Hugh Birks and Jan Cooper from 6 February 2003.
  10. [S380] E-mails between George Lamb and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  11. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1942/Q2 Richmond Volume 9d Page 831.

John Verrill

#128
Last Edited=12 Oct 2004
     John Verrill married Lavinia ...

Child of John Verrill and Lavinia ...

Thomas Greathead

#130, b. 14 April 1853, d. 9 May 1871
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Thomas Greathead was born on 14 April 1853 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1 He was the son of William Greathead and Sarah Brown. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead Thomas was a scholar.2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Leeds Infirmary, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as a patient Thomas worked as a Telegraph clerk.3 He died on 9 May 1871 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 18 his occupation was given as a Post Office Clerk.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1853/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 57.
  2. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4568 Folio 137 Page 6.
  4. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1871/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 108.

Peter Greathead

#131, b. 9 September 1855, d. 1924
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Peter Greathead was born on 9 September 1855 in Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of William Greathead and Sarah Brown. He was baptised on 11 August 1858 in Wesley Methodist Baptist Church, Durham, England, Peter was baptised with his brother William by J Roper.5,6 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead Peter was a scholar.7 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead Peter was a standing engine stocker.8 He married Eliza Maughan, daughter of George Maughan and Mary Smith, on 9 July 1878 in St Hilda's, Hartlepool, Durham, England, they were married after banns had been read by Edwin R Ormsby. The ceremony was witnessed by George Maughan, Eliza's father who signed with a X and Robert Faint. Peter was aged 23 and Eliza was aged 20.9,10 Peter was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in 12 Fossett Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Peter was a cartwrights living with his wife and young son.11 Peter was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Fawcett Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, and was employed as a waggon wright.12 Peter was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 at 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Peter was a journeyman waggon wright.13 Peter's mother died 14 November 1901. He received probate on 10 July 1901 together with his brothers William who was a bricklayer, and George who was a gas and water rate collector. Peter was listed as a joiner and cartwright.14 Peter was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Peter was a cartwright for the North Eastern Railway living with his wife and children in a four roomed house.15 In the Northern Daily Mail, West Hartlepool newspaper of 26 June 1916 an article which said: today, at the West Hartlepool police court, Peter Greathead aged 61 and a cartwright, was summoned by his wife Eliza Greathead who alleged persistent cruelty and he said she was drinking too much............ordered to pay ten shillings a week. She was given a separation order after 41 years of marriage.16 Peter died in 1924 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.17

Children of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1855/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 83.
  2. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  3. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003 Wesley Methodist baptist church register 1855 - 1869.
  6. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD LDS - FHL Film 1546294 Vital Records Index.
  7. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703.
  8. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4919 Folio 21 Page 31.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 131.
  10. [S6] Society of Genealogists - St Hildas register 1875 - 1885.
  11. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4910 folio 85 page 3 FHL film 1342181.
  12. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 33 Page 8.
  13. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 137 Page 18.
  14. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  15. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29620 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 20 schedule number 67.
  16. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003 Northern Daily Mail, West Hartlepool newspaper 26 June 1916.
  17. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 146.
  18. [S3] GRO Indexes -.

Eliza Maughan

#132, b. 1855, d. 1932
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Eliza Maughan was born in 1855 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of George Maughan and Mary Smith. In the census of 7 April 1861 in 30 Albert Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Maughan.3,4 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 26 Albert Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of George Maughan.5 She married Peter Greathead, son of William Greathead and Sarah Brown, on 9 July 1878 in St Hilda's, Hartlepool, Durham, England, they were married after banns had been read by Edwin R Ormsby. The ceremony was witnessed by George Maughan, Eliza's father who signed with a X and Robert Faint. Peter was aged 23 and Eliza was aged 20.6,7 It is assumed that Eliza could not write her name as she signed her mark X on certificates. In the census of 3 April 1881 in 12 Fossett Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Greathead.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Fawcett Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Greathead.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Greathead.10 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Peter Greathead.11 In the Northern Daily Mail, West Hartlepool newspaper of 26 June 1916 an article which said: today, at the West Hartlepool police court, Peter Greathead aged 61 and a cartwright, was summoned by his wife Eliza Greathead who alleged persistent cruelty and he said she was drinking too much............ordered to pay ten shillings a week. She was given a separation order after 41 years of marriage.12 Her husband Peter died on 1924 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.13 Eliza died in 1932 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.14

Children of Eliza Maughan and Peter Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1855/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10c Page 379.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703 Folio 87 Page 16 - Information from Sue.
  4. [S106] E-mails between Sue and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2005.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4918 Folio 97 Page 35.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 131.
  7. [S6] Society of Genealogists - St Hildas register 1875 - 1885.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4910 folio 85 page 3 FHL film 1342181.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 33 Page 8.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 137 Page 18.
  11. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29620 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 20 schedule number 67.
  12. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003 Northern Daily Mail, West Hartlepool newspaper 26 June 1916.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1924/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 146.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1932/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 119.
  15. [S3] GRO Indexes -.

George Maughan

#133, b. about 1833, d. 1891
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     George Maughan was born about 1833 in South Shields, Durham, England.1 He married Mary Smith in 1853 in Sunderland, Durham, England.1,2 George was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in 30 Albert Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, George was an engineman.3,4 George was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in 26 Albert Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, George was an engine driver.5 He married Mary ...1 George was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Throston Street Back, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, George was a shipyard labourer.6 George died in 1891 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1,7

Children of George Maughan and Mary Smith

Child of George Maughan and Mary ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1853/Q2 Sunderland Volume 10a Page 427.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703 Folio 87 Page 16 - Information from Sue.
  4. [S106] E-mails between Sue and Jan Cooper from 16 March 2005.
  5. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4918 Folio 97 Page 35.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4061 Folio 135 Page 9.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Stockton Volume 10a Page 67 age 60.

Sarah Jane Maughan

#134, b. 2 March 1878
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Sarah Jane Maughan was born on 2 March 1878 in 26 Albert Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, There were no details of father on birth certificate.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan. She was baptised on 28 March 1878 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.4,5 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the grandaughter of William Greathead.6 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Fawcett Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead Sarah was a scholar.7 She married George Hawley, son of William Hawley and Elizabeth Grindler, on 16 January 1897 in Parish Church, Wingate, Durham, England, after the banns had been read. The ceremony was witnessed by Elizabeth and Nathaniel Farnsworth and Robert Simpson. George gave his occupation as a miner and his father was a hawker. Sarah gave her father as Peter Greathead a cartwright. They both gave their addresses as Wingate.8 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Wingate, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of George Hawley.9 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 294 Brewery Square, Wingate, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of George Hawley.10 Her husband George died on 1941 in Durham, England.11

Children of Sarah Jane Maughan and George Hawley

Sources of Information

  1. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1546294.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1878/Q1or Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 139.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1546294 VRI states mother Eliza Maffin assume this is mistake.
  6. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4909 folio 75 page 31 FHL film 1342181.
  7. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 33 Page 8.
  8. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1897/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 587.
  9. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4687 Folio 31 Page 53.
  10. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30013 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 21 Schedule Number 252.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q1 Durham Eastern Volume 10a Page 970 age 77.

Thomas Greathead

#135, b. 28 June 1884, d. 1 August 1949
Last Edited=6 Nov 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Thomas Greathead was born on 28 June 1884 in 12 Fawcett Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Fawcett Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Peter Greathead Thomas was a scholar.3 Thomas was at West Hartlepool Church Square on 1 September 1897 the family lived in 12 Fawcett Road.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Peter Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 12 Fawcett Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as a boarder of William and Kate Armstrong and their family who lived in a two roomed tenement. William was a ship yard labourer and Thomas a dock labourer.6 He witnessed the marriage of Rosalinda Coull and George William Rayner on 16 May 1921 in St James Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.7,8 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Thomas was listed as living at 20 Exeter Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, with his brother Edward Thomas was working as a foreman stevedore.9 He died on 1 August 1949 in General Hospital, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 65 from Auricular Fibrilation, Chronic Bronchitis and neoplasm of stomach (malignant). His sister Eliza Smith recorded his death.10

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1884/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 150.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 33 Page 8.
  4. [S40000] Website Find my past - National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 137 Page 18.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29615 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 sub district 1 enumeration district 15 schedule number 63.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 238.
  8. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 (John Walker - by Bert) Register of Marriages 1580-1837 page 34.
  9. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2733F/009/12.
  10. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1949/Q3 West Hartlepool Volume 1A Page 831.

Mary Greathead

#136, b. 18 November 1890, d. 29 December 1896
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Mary Greathead was born on 18 November 1890 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan. She was baptised on 11 December 1890 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.4,5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 18 Fawcett Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead.6 Mary died on 29 December 1896 in 12 Fawcett Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 6 The Northern Daily Mail of West Hartlepool dated 4 January 1897 reported "Information has been conveyed to the West Hartlepool police of the death of May Greyhead (6), of 12 Fawcett Street. between two and three o'clock on Tuesday the child was left in the house by the mother for a few minutes. On the return of the mother she found the poor child burnt about the throat and face. Death has resulted from the injuries." This must be little Mary. The following day the paper reported "Mr Coroner Dodds held an inquest at the police station, West Hartlepool, touching on the death of Mary Greathead (6) reported in yesterday's 'mail'. The jury returned a verdict of 'death from burns accidently received'.7,4,8

Sources of Information

  1. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1890/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 163.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD LDS - FHL Film 1546294.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4064 Folio 33 Page 8.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 69.
  8. [S40045] Newspapers Northern Daily Mail, West Hartlepool - 4 and 5 January 1897.

Eliza Greathead

#137, b. 3 June 1893
Last Edited=11 Feb 2017
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Eliza Greathead was born on 3 June 1893 in 12 Fawcett Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan. She was baptised on 27 July 1893 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead.6 Eliza was admitted on 1 July 1904 into West Hartlepool school for girls and left on 7 June 1907 as being too old. The family lived in 13 Gainford Road.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead Eliza was a shop servant in Robertsons fish shop.8 She married Bertie Smith, son of William Smith, on 17 July 1913 in Register Office, Hartlepool, Durham, England, the ceremony was witnessed by his brother John and sister in law Eleamia. Bertie lived at 36 Reed St, West Hartlepool and was a snipper at the metal expansion works.9 She was a fish sales assistant. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Eliza was listed as living at 36 Hilda Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, with her husband Bertie. Bertie was a de tinning process labourer.10 Her brother Edward Greathead died on 31 October 1966 aged 67 She registered the death and lived at 10 Rokeby Street, West Hartlepool.11

Children of Eliza Greathead and Bertie Smith

Sources of Information

  1. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1893/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 134.
  3. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD FHL Film 1546294.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 137 Page 18.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29620 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 20 schedule number 67.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1913/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 294.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2736E/015.
  11. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1966/Q4 W Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 1034.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1926/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 191.

Nora Greathead

#138, b. 10 March 1896, d. 1969
Last Edited=21 Feb 2017
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Nora Greathead was born on 10 March 1896 in 12 Fawcett Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 She was the daughter of Peter Greathead and Eliza Maughan. She was baptised on 2 April 1896 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead.6 Nora attended West Hartlepool Church Square for girls from 2 July 1906 until 18 March 1910 when she left through age. The family were living in 13 Gainford Street.7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 13 Gainsford Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Peter Greathead Nora was a domestic general servant.8 She was Domestic servant on 15 September 1918. She married Joseph William Needham, son of Thomas Needham, on 4 August 1919 in St Oswald's, Hartlepool, Durham, England, The ceremony was witnessed by Thomas Greathead, Robert Wilson and Lydia Sandham. Joseph was a joiner.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Nora was listed as living at 2 Mitchell Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Nora's husband Joseph was with their son Thomas in 17 Albert Street.10 Her husband Joseph died on 1949 in West Hartlepool, Durham, England.11 Nora died in 1969 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.12

Child of Nora Greathead

Children of Nora Greathead and Joseph William Needham

Sources of Information

  1. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1896/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 121.
  3. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD LDS - FHL Film 1546294 Vital Records Index.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4640 Folio 137 Page 18.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29620 RG78 Piece 1718A Registration district 545 Sub district 1 enumeration district 20 schedule number 67.
  9. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1919/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 356.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2732H/024.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1949/Q2 West Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 994 age 72.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1969/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 2403.
  13. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1922/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 289.

William Greathead

#139, b. 19 July 1858, d. 1911
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 2 times removed of George Greathead
5th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was born on 19 July 1858 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3,4 He was the son of William Greathead and Sarah Brown. He was baptised on 11 August 1858 in Wesleyan Methodist, Cambridge Place, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, Christened with brother Peter.5 In the census of 7 April 1861 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead William was a scholar.6 In the census of 2 April 1871 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead William was a scholar.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in 16 Anthony Street, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead William was a mason.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 249 Chapel Square, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England, he was listed as a boarder of George Hawley his future brother in law. William was a bricklayer.9 He married Catherine Hawley, daughter of William Hawley and Elizabeth Grindler, on 13 June 1891 in St John's, Brandon and Byshottles, Durham, England, after the banns had been read, Catherine was aged 20 and William aged 32 by W M Wyhesian the ceremony was witnessed by Robert Christopher and Mary Ellen Christopher.10 William was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Gray Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, William was a bricklayer.4
William's mother died 14 November 1901. He received probate on 10 July 1901 together with his brothers Peter who was a joiner and cartwright, and George who was a gas and water rate collector. William was listed as a bricklayer.11 William was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 19 West Row, Hesleden, Durham, England, William was a bricklayer living with his wife and seven of their children in their four roomed home.12 William died in 1911 in Easington, Durham, England.13

Children of William Greathead and Catherine Hawley

Sources of Information

  1. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  2. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1858/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 71.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 4687 Folio 57 Page 8.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD LDS - FHL Film 1546294 Vital Index.
  6. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3703.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4919 Folio 21 Page 31.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4909 folio 75 page 31 FHL film 1342181.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4111 Folio 40 Page 31.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Durham Volume 10a Page 618.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  12. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29999 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 75.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 246.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1879/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 443.

William Greathead

#140, b. about 1790, d. 5 September 1863
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
3rd great-grandfather of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin of George Greathead
3rd great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     William Greathead was born about 1790 in Heighington, Darlington, Durham, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Paul Greathead and Ann Whitfield. He was baptised on 14 November 1790 in St Mary, Whorlton, Durham, England.4,5,6 He married Jane Cockfield on 27 April 1812 in St Mary, Staindrop, Teesdale, Durham, England, after the banns had been read in both the church where they married and St Mary Whorlton where William worshipped last read on 19 April. Staindrop is eight miles East from Heighington, four miles north of Whorlton.7,8,9,10,6 William was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 6 June 1841 in North Side, Bishop Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, he was a tailor living with his children. His wife was staying with their daughter Ann and her two children Ann and John. Little Ann may have been ill as she died later that year.11,12 His wife Jane died on 1842 in Darlington, Durham, England.13,14 In the census of 30 March 1851 at Houghton Bank, Heighington, Darlington, Durham, England, he was listed as a lodger with Thakery and Mary Gotesburg and their family. Thakery was a farmer of 17 acres.15,12 In the census of 7 April 1861 in Hope House, Heighington, Darlington, Durham, England, he was listed as the boarder of Elizabeth Sanderson, who was described as a widow and occupier of land. The enumeration sheet lists him as unmarried but since he did not fill in the sheet maybe....16 He sadly died on 5 September 1863 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, following an accident. The Stockton and Hartlepool Mercury on Wednesday 9 September 1863 reported the fatal omnibus accident: At twenty minutes to eight o'clock on Saturday night last, an old man, named William Greathead, was crossing Stockton High Street, between the town hall and the Shambles, when he was accidentally run over by an omnibus belonging to Mr J P Skeene. He was taken up and conveyed to his residence where he had prompt medical attendance, but he had received injuries of such a severe nature, that he died the following day. The deceased was 73 years of age. An inquest was held on the body on Monday evening, at the town hall, before Mr John Settle, the Coroner. From the evidence, it appeared, that there was no blame attributable to the driver of the omnibus. no bones had been broken, but it appeared that the vehicle had passed over the lower part of his body and injured the kidney. The deceased was laid on his face when picked up, after the omnibus had gone over him. The jury returned a verdict of "accidental death". The deceased was by trade a tailor.17,18,19 William was buried on 8 September 1863 in St Thomas, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.1

Children of William Greathead and Jane Cockfield

Sources of Information

  1. [S40013] Family History Resource File - National Burial Index - CD.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851.
  4. [S10] Family Record Family Search - The registers of Whorlton, in the county of Durham : baptisms 1626-1812, marriages 1737-1812, burials 1669-1812 Church of England. Chapelry of Whorlton (Durhamshire) Film 0962965.
  5. [S40000] Website FreeReg.org.uk.
  6. [S47007] Water under the Bridge by P J Heyman.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com.
  8. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, marriages.
  9. [S40000] Website Free Reg.org.uk.
  10. [S40029] The Genealogist websiteBanns of Whorlton 1626-1812 Ebook.
  11. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 317/28 Folio 8 Page 9.
  12. [S40000] Website www.durhamrecordsonline.com.
  13. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  14. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1842/Q2 Darlington Volume 24 Page 35.
  15. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2382 Folio 600 Page 3.
  16. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3684 Folio 45 Page 25.
  17. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1863/Q3 Stockton Volume 10a Page 52.
  18. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  19. [S40045] Newspapers The Leeds Mercury - 8 September 1863.

Catherine Hawley

#141, b. 14 December 1870, d. 25 November 1940
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Catherine Hawley was born on 14 December 1870 in Wingate, Easington, Durham, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of William Hawley and Elizabeth Grindler. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Wingate, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Hawley.4 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Chapel Street, Wingate, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William Hawley Catherine was a scholar.5 In the census of 5 April 1891 in 249 Chapel Square, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England, she was listed as the sister of George Hawley.6 She married William Greathead, son of William Greathead and Sarah Brown, on 13 June 1891 in St John's, Brandon and Byshottles, Durham, England, after the banns had been read, Catherine was aged 20 and William aged 32 by W M Wyhesian the ceremony was witnessed by Robert Christopher and Mary Ellen Christopher.7 In the census of 31 March 1901 she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.8 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 19 West Row, Hesleden, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of William Greathead.9 Her husband William died on 1911 in Easington, Durham, England.10 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Catherine was listed as living at 11 Gray Street, Easington, Durham, England, and her children George, Edward, Alfred and Mildred.3 Catherine died on 25 November 1940 in 11 Gray Street, Hesleden, Durham, England, aged 69.11,12 Catherine did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 4 April 1941 in Llandudno to Edward Greathead her son a miner. Her effects were valued as £352 7s 4d.12

Children of Catherine Hawley and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1871/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 455.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2859i/012.
  4. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4976 Folio 101 Page 57.
  5. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4970 Folio 43 Page 43.
  6. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4111 Folio 40 Page 31.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1891/Q2 Durham Volume 10a Page 618.
  8. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 4687 Folio 57 Page 8.
  9. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29999 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 75.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 246.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1940/Q4 Durham E Volume 10a Page 841.
  12. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1879/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 443.

William Greathead1

#142, b. 27 September 1891, d. 1973
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
1st cousin 2 times removed of Janet Susan Greathead
3rd cousin 3 times removed of George Greathead
6th great-grandson of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
William Greathead
     William Greathead was born on 27 September 1891 in Front Street, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England.2,3,4 He was the son of William Greathead and Catherine Hawley. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 20 Gray Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 19 West Row, Hesleden, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of William Greathead William was a miner putter boy.6 William served in the Merchant Navy in WW1.7 He was a coalminer coalcutter who worked below ground between 1923 and 1926 and then rose to being a surface worker in 1952. He married Evelyn Milburn, daughter of William James Milburn and Mary Oughton, on 29 September 1923 in Primitive Methodist Chapel, Garforth, Yorkshire, England, They were married by Primitive Methodists certificate William aged 32 Evelyn Milburn aged 29 witnessed by George Milburn and Irene Milburn by Thomas W Bates. Evelyn lived at 9 Hildethorpe Terrace, Garforth.8,9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register William was listed as living at 14 Sycamore Road, Sedgefield, Durham, England, with his wife Evelyn. And two of their children. William was a Coal Cutter working below ground.4 His brother Edward died on 17 September 1942 aged 42.10 William and George received Probate on their brother's estate on 9 August 1944 in Llandudno.10 William died in 1973 in Durham, England.11

Children of William Greathead and Evelyn Milburn

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes -.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1891/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 433.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  4. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2870F/016.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG 13 Piece 4687 Folio 57 Page 8.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29999 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 7 Schedule Number 75.
  7. [S40000] Website Find my past - Merchant Navy Seamen 1835-1941 - BT350.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q3 Leeds Volume 9c Page 2007.
  9. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - AP174/17.
  10. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1973/Q1 Durham CSE Volume 1a Page 1019.

Evelyn Milburn

#143, b. 3 September 1894, d. 18 March 1976
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Evelyn Milburn was born on 3 September 1894 in Tudhoe, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of William James Milburn and Mary Oughton. In the census of 2 April 1911 in 117 Front Street, Tudhoe Colliery, Spennymoor, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of William James Milburn.3 She married William Greathead, son of William Greathead and Catherine Hawley, on 29 September 1923 in Primitive Methodist Chapel, Garforth, Yorkshire, England, They were married by Primitive Methodists certificate William aged 32 Evelyn Milburn aged 29 witnessed by George Milburn and Irene Milburn by Thomas W Bates. Evelyn lived at 9 Hildethorpe Terrace, Garforth.4,5 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Evelyn was listed as living at 14 Sycamore Road, Sedgefield, Durham, England, with her husband William. And two of their children. William was a Coal Cutter working below ground.2 Evelyn died on 18 March 1976 in Westfields Nursing Home, 39 West Cliff, Whitstable, Kent, England, aged 81.6,7 Evelyn did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 7 June 1976 in Brighton. Her effects were valued at £2,187.7

Children of Evelyn Milburn and William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my past RG101/2870F/016.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29948 RG78 Piece 1732 Registration District 551 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 26 Schedule Number 113.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q3 Leeds Volume 9c Page 2007.
  5. [S40000] Website www.yorkshirebmd.org.uk - AP174/17.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1976/Q1 Canterbury Volume 16 Page 0528.
  7. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 760602928T.

William Duncan Greathead

#144, b. 4 January 1929, d. 14 October 1977
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
2nd 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
     William Duncan Greathead was born on 4 January 1929 in Front Street, Sedgefield, Durham, England.1 He was the son of William Greathead and Evelyn Milburn. He married Constance Ford, daughter of Alexander Ford, on 26 January 1952 in Parish Church of Stockton, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, the marriage took place after the banns had been read, William was aged 22 and Constance was aged 19. The ceremony was performed by Leslie Austin and was witnessed by Gordon Albert Tempest and Marie Eleanor Middleton Durham. William gave his address as 14 Sycamore Road, Tidburn and was a storekeeper. Constance gave hers as 33 Willington Street.2 William died on 14 October 1977 in 13 Stanhope Road, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, aged 48.3,4,5 William did not leave a will. Administration papers were issued on 28 November 1977 in Newcastle upon Tyne. His effects were valued at £2,112.5

Children of William Duncan Greathead and Constance Ford

  • Carl David Greathead
  • Bruce William Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1929/Q1 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 280.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q1 Durham SE Volume 1a Page 1884.
  3. [S46002] General Register Office, Information taken from Marriage certificate of son.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1977/Q4 C Cleveland Volume 3 Page 1968.
  5. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 772403276G.