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George Albert Smith1

#15401, b. 14 November 1907
Last Edited=4 Nov 2005
     George Albert Smith was born on 14 November 1907 in Hackney, London, England.1 He was the son of Walter Ernest Smith and Florrie Chapman.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S14719] Research into "in laws" family.

Elizabeth Florrie Smith1

#15402, b. 5 November 1919
Last Edited=15 Jul 2017
     Elizabeth Florrie Smith was born on 5 November 1919 in West Ham, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Walter Ernest Smith and Florrie Chapman.1 She married Thomas Walter Harry Turmaine, son of Harry Turmaine and Laura Stevens, on 7 October 1945 in Hornchurch, Essex, England.1 Betty and Tom had no children.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S14719] Research into "in laws" family.

Henry Thomas Stevens1

#15403
Last Edited=5 Nov 2005
     Henry Thomas Stevens married Catherine Shortland.1

Child of Henry Thomas Stevens and Catherine Shortland

Sources of Information

  1. [S14719] Research into "in laws" family.

Catherine Shortland1

#15404
Last Edited=5 Nov 2005
     Catherine Shortland married Henry Thomas Stevens.1

Child of Catherine Shortland and Henry Thomas Stevens

Sources of Information

  1. [S14719] Research into "in laws" family.

James Wickham1

#15405
Last Edited=5 Nov 2005
     James Wickham married Eliza Turmaine, daughter of John Turmaine and Suzannah Clifton, in 1864 in Elham, Kent, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S14719] Research into "in laws" family.

Frances Greathead1

#15406, b. 28 February 1747, d. 1748
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Frances Greathead was born on 28 February 1747 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 She was the daughter of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 She was baptised on 9 March 1747 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1,2 Frances died in 1748 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 Frances was buried on 18 July 1748 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Burials in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

Richard Wilson Greatheed1

#15407, b. 14 March 1749, d. October 1832
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Richard Wilson Greatheed was born on 14 March 1749 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was the son of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 He was baptised on 28 March 1749 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 Richard was elected as a Fellow to the Royal Society in1793.2 Richard died in October 1832 in Nottingham Street, St Marylebone, London, England, aged 83.3,4 Richard was buried on 24 October 1832 in St Marylebone, London, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S22477] Emails between Raymond Hide and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2009.
  3. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office PROB 11 - 1806 - Tenterden Quire Numbers 601 - 650.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Marylebone, Register of burials, P89/MRY1, Item 335.

Anne Greathead1

#15408, b. 30 November 1750
Last Edited=6 Sep 2017
     Anne Greathead was born on 30 November 1750 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 She was the daughter of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 She was baptised on 11 December 1750 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 She married Bertie Greatheed, son of Samuel Greatheed and Lady Mary Bertie, on 31 July 1780 Bertie married his first cousin Anne of Caribbean extraction. He was detained in 1803 in Paris. He secretly married a German girl from the lower classes.2 The Greatheed family were in Paris in 1802-1803, during the Peace of Amiens; Bertie Greatheed, received permission from Napoleon to draw many of the art treasures which had been brought to the Louvre. The Greatheeds journeyed to Italy in 1804, where Bertie Greatheed died. His drawings were returned to his father by Napoleon on learning of the son's death.3,4

Child of Anne Greathead and Bertie Greatheed

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S1442] E-mails between Michael Heber-Percy and Jan Cooper from 3 November 2014.
  3. [S40000] Website www.webtext.library.yale.edu/xml2html/beinecke.great.con.html#a2.
  4. [S40045] Newspapers The Straits Times 1 March 1954 Page 12.

John Douglas Greathead1

#15409, b. 27 February 1752, d. 1758
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     John Douglas Greathead was born on 27 February 1752 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was the son of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 He was baptised on 7 March 1752 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 John died in 1758 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 John was buried on 4 August 1758 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

Mary Bertie Greathead1

#15410, b. 22 October 1753
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Mary Bertie Greathead was born on 22 October 1753 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 She was the daughter of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 She was baptised on 30 October 1753 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

Mary Crooke1,2

#15411, b. 31 December 1726, d. 6 October 1792
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
     Mary Crooke was baptised on 31 December 1726.2 She was the daughter of Samuel Crooke.2 She married Christopher Greathead, son of John Greatheed and Frances ....1 Her husband Caister died on 1780 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies, Caister was the Commander in Chief and President.1 Mary died on 6 October 1792 in Croydon, Surrey, England, aged 65.2,3 Mary was buried in St Andrew, Landford, Wiltshire, England.4 The will of Mary was proved on 29 January 1793 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury. She left property in St Vincent, West Indies.5,6

Children of Mary Crooke and Christopher Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  3. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00075409/00006
  4. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  5. [S9051] Emails between Claud Worville Greathead and Jan Cooper from 2 April 2007 Page 2 of his family story book.
  6. [S8] Copy of will held by Jan, some kindly provided my contacts.

Mary Greathead1

#15412, b. 21 May 1748
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Mary Greathead was born on 21 May 1748 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 She was the daughter of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke.1 She was baptised on 25 September 1748 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Burials in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

Frances Greathead1

#15413, b. 25 May 1749
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Frances Greathead was born on 25 May 1749 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1,2 She was the daughter of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke.1 She was baptised on 16 December 1749 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1,2

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00075409/00006 - Caribbeana Vol 5.

John Greathead1

#15414, b. 1 January 1750
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     John Greathead was born on 1 January 1750 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was baptised on 2 January 1750 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was the son of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke.1 John entered Eton College on 10 September 1764.2 He was admitted as a student by the Inner Temple on 20 January 1768.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S40036] Eton College Library.

Samuel Greatheed1

#15415, b. 2 July 1752, d. 10 July 1829
Last Edited=20 Jun 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Samuel Greatheed was born on 2 July 1752 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was the son of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke.1 He was baptised on 3 May 1753 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He married Mary Wilson on 6 November 1790 in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, England, after a licence was issued on 30 October 1790.2,3,4 His wife Mary died on March 1796 in Landford Lodge, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England.2,5,6 Samuel took out a licence on 31 July 1797.7 He married Sophia White on 2 August 1797 in St Marylebone, Westminster, London, England, after a licence had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed Bob White and Alice Butler.2,8 Samuel died on 10 July 1829 in Landford Lodge, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, aged 77.9,10,11,12 Samuel was buried on 17 July 1829 in St Andrew, Landford, Wiltshire, England.13,6 The will of Samuel was proved on 17 August 1829.9

Children of Samuel Greatheed and Mary Wilson

Children of Samuel Greatheed and Sophia White

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.
  2. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Groom's Name: Samuel Greatheed, Bride's Name: Mary Wilson, Marriage Date: 06 Nov 1790, Marriage Place: Great Missenden, Buckingham, England, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02348-2, System Origin: England-ODM, Source Film Number: 919241,
    Collection: England Marriages, 1538–1973.
  4. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Faculty Office marriage licence allegations 1701-1850 Brides index.
  5. [S40000] Website http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00075409/00001 - Caribbeana.
  6. [S223] Emails between Kirsty Gray and Jan Cooper from 14 April 2008.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921.
  8. [S7] Ancestry.com - Historical London Parishes - London Metropolitan Archives, Saint Marylebone, Register of marriages, P89/MRY1, Item 177.
  9. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office.
  10. [S76] E-mails between Don Coutts and Jan Cooper from 8 September 2006.
  11. [S40050] The Original Records website and Originaldatabases websiteDeaths marriages news and promotoions - 1829.
  12. [S40000] Website ufdc.ufl.edu - Caribbeana.
  13. [S40000] Website www.findmypast.com - parish record collection, burials.

Peregrine Francis Greatheed1

#15416, b. 29 November 1748, d. 1 January 1766
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Peregrine Francis Greatheed was born on 29 November 1748.2 He was the son of Samuel Greatheed and Lady Mary Bertie.1 He was baptised on 19 December 1748 in St James, St. Mary, Warwickshire, England.1,3 Peregrine was admitted to Eton on 22 April 1761 and left in 1765.4,1 Peregrine died on 1 January 1766 aged 17 from consumption.1,5 He it is believed was buried in St Mary's, Warwick, Warwickshire, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S40036] Eton College Library.
  2. [S1442] E-mails between Michael Heber-Percy and Jan Cooper from 3 November 2014.
  3. [S10] Family Record Family Search - Name: Peregrine Francis Greatheed, Gender: Male, Baptism/Christening Date: 19 Dec 1748, Baptism/Christening Place: St. Mary, St. James Chapel, Warwick, England
    Father's Name: Samuel Greatheed, Mother's Name: Lady Mary, Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03747-6, System Origin: England-EASy, Source Film Number: 291622
    Reference Number: Pg. 14, Collection: England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
  4. [S8618] Emails between Peter Greathead and Jan Cooper from 21 May 1996.
  5. [S306] Information gleaned from book Guys Cliffe - Back to its roots by Bob Dixon, Recollections of a Country Mansion by Terry Roberts or from Friends of Guys Cliffe Chairman.

Jane Greathead1

#15417, b. 8 June 1755, d. 1757
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-granddaughter of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     Jane Greathead was born on 8 June 1755 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.2 She was the daughter of Marmaduke Greathead and Ann Wilson.1 She was baptised on 3 July 1755 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.2 Jane died in 1757 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.2 Jane was buried on 23 May 1757 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  2. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

William S Greathead1

#15418, b. 18 May 1755, d. 1781
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
Great-grandson of ... Greatheed
Appears on charts:
Chart 24 - Brothers John and Samuel Greatheed
     William S Greathead was born on 18 May 1755 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 He was the son of Christopher Greathead and Mary Crooke.1 He was baptised on 18 April 1756 in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 William died in 1781 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1 William was buried on 25 June 1781 in Basseterre, St Kitts, West Indies.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S6] Society of Genealogists - Baptisms in St George and St Peter, Basseterre, St Kitts 1747-1820.

John Wilkin1

#15419, b. 26 December 1799
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
3rd great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     John Wilkin was born on 26 December 1799 in Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England, John was the third son of Joseph and Charlotte.1 He was the son of Joseph Wilkin and Charlotte Greathead.1 He was baptised on 13 April 1800 in All Saints, Newcastle upon Tyne, Durham, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S1] Jan's knowledge,Parish Register of All Saints, Newcastle.

Simeon Linyard1

#15424, b. 1851, d. 9 August 1851
Last Edited=11 Nov 2005
     Simeon Linyard was born in 1851.1 He was the son of Simeon Linyard and Martha Greathead.2 He died on 9 August 1851 in 3 Court Exeter Row, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, from diarrohea which he had suffered from for five days. He was only eleven weeks old.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S127] E-mails between Michael Linyard and Jan Cooper from 7 November 2005.
  2. [S1] Jan's knowledge.
  3. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1851/Q3 Birmingham Volume XVI Page 284 - kindly sent by Michael Linyard.