Welcome to the Worldwide Greathead family my One-Name Study - Person Page

Florence Elizabeth Banthorp

#1526, b. 27 May 1889, d. 17 May 1890
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
Great-aunt of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-granddaughter of John Banthorpe
     Florence Elizabeth Banthorp was born on 27 May 1889 in 11 Hanover Place, 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Banthorp and Lizza Barton. Florence died on 17 May 1890 in Marylebone, London, England.2,3 Florence was buried in Finchley Cemetery, Finchley, London, England.2,4

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1889/Q3 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 586.
  2. [S11209] Emails between Brian Banthorp and Jan Cooper from 7 March 2004.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q2 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 412.
  4. [S10148] Emails between Pauline and Tony Weller and Jan Cooper from 25 March 2004.

Ernest Frederick Banthorp1,2

#1527, b. 21 November 1887, d. 2 June 1927
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationships
Great-uncle of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-grandson of John Banthorpe
Ernest Frederick Banthorp
     Ernest Frederick Banthorp was born on 21 November 1887 in 15 Park Street, Dorset Square, Marylebone, London, England.3,4 He was the son of Samuel Banthorp and Lizza Barton. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 11 Hanover Place, Marylebone, London, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Banthorp.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Banthorp.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England, he was listed as the son of Samuel Banthorp Ernest was a motor carman.7 He witnessed the marriage of William Henry Banthorp and Amelia Hannah Baker on 2 September 1911 in St John's, Kensal Green, London, England.1,8,9,10 He married Madge Herd in April 1915 in St Marylebone, London, England.8,11 Ernest joined the Army in June 1915, sailed for France 5 July 1915.12 Ernest died on 2 June 1927 in Wycombe, Berkshire, England, aged 39.8,9,13 Ernest was buried in New Willesden Cemetery, Number R112, Willesden, London, England.8

Children of Ernest Frederick Banthorp and Madge Herd

Sources of Information

  1. [S1340] E-mails between Dorothy Layzell and Jan Cooper from 6 January 2004.
  2. [S10170] Emails between Gillian Black and Jan Cooper from 13 January 2004.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1887/Q4 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 609.
  4. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 101 Folio 100 Page 3.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 116 Folio 102.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 576 RG78 Piece 20 Registration District 7 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 19 Schedule Number 176.
  8. [S11209] Emails between Brian Banthorp and Jan Cooper from 7 March 2004.
  9. [S10148] Emails between Pauline and Tony Weller and Jan Cooper from 25 March 2004.
  10. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1911/Q3 Paddington Volume 1a page 21.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1915/Q2 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 1671.
  12. [S10148] Emails between Pauline and Tony Weller and Jan Cooper from 25 March 2004 Nell's autograph album.
  13. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q2 Wycombe Volume 3a Page 890.

Ethel Annie Banthorp

#1528, b. 17 March 1891, d. 15 August 1912
Last Edited=17 Jan 2016
Relationships
Great-aunt of Janet Susan Greathead
Great-granddaughter of John Banthorpe
     Ethel Annie Banthorp was born on 17 March 1891 in 11 Hanover Place, 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of Samuel Banthorp and Lizza Barton. In the census of 5 April 1891 in 11 Hanover Place, Marylebone, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Samuel Banthorp.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Samuel Banthorp.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 30 Park Road, Marylebone, London, England, she was listed as the daughter of Samuel Banthorp Ethel was a student.6 Ethel died on 15 August 1912 in Hastings, Sussex, England, aged 21.7,8 Ethel was buried in Mill Hill Cemetery, Hendon Park, London, England, in Plot number 17297.7,1

Sources of Information

  1. [S11209] Emails between Brian Banthorp and Jan Cooper from 7 March 2004.
  2. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  3. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1891/Q2 Marylebone Volume 1a Page 600.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 101 Folio 100 Page 3.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 116 Folio 102.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 576 RG78 Piece 20 Registration District 7 Sub District 3 Enumeration District 19 Schedule Number 176.
  7. [S9509] Emails between Julie Weller and Jan Cooper from 19 January 2004.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q3 Hastings Volume 2b Page 45.

Eleamia Greathead

#1529, b. 22 April 1912, d. 10 May 2004
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-granddaughter of Edward Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 1 My Direct Family - Edward Greathead
     Eleamia Greathead was born on 22 April 1912 in 6 Bentley Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of John Greathead and Eleamia Sarah Tabley. She was baptised on 9 May 1912 in All Saints, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.2 She married Thomas William Lamplough, son of Thomas William Lamplough and Selina Welford, on 30 October 1937 in St Aidens Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, the ceremony was witnessed by George Lamplough and Hilda May Wren. Eleamia gave her address as 21 Rossall St, Hartlepool,
Thomas gave 11 Pattindale St, Hartlepool and was working as a cartman.3,4 She witnessed the probate of the estate of John Lamplough on 24 January 1963.5 Her husband Thomas died on 28 July 1993 in Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 82 The Hartlepool Mail stated that on July 28, peacefully at home in his sleep, Thomas William, aged 82 years, devoted husband of Elcamia, much loved and cherished father of Kevin, also devoted father in law of Joy and precious grandad of Tracy. Cortege to leave his son's residence, Commondale Drive, Seaton Carew, Friday, for service at the parish church of Holy Trinity, Seaton Carew, at 9-30am, prior to interment at Stranton Grange cemetery. friends and neighbours are kindly invited, please meet at the church. Resting at Mason and Martin funeral home, Park Road. - "a true gentleman".6,7,8 Eleamia died on 10 May 2004 in Warrior Park Nursing Home, Hartlepool, Durham, England, aged 92 The report in the Hartlepool Mail read: on Monday, peacefully at on Monday, peacefully at Warrior Park Nursing Home, in her 93rd year, Elcamia (Elca), devoted wife of the late Thomas William, treasured and much loved Mam of Kevin and Joy, devoted Grandma of Tracy and Andrew, much loved Great-Grandma of Charlotte Joy and Thomas William, also dearly loved sister of Walter (Edinburgh).

Funeral cortege to leave funeral home on Friday for service at St Aidan's and St Columbus Church, Oxford Street, at 9-30am prior to interment at Stranton Grange Cemetery. family and friends are welcome. please meet at the church.. So cruelly have you suffered, for years we were denied, the Mam we loved so dearly, was somewhere locked inside, your frail and failing body, alzheimers took its toll, but now with Dad in heaven, you'll be once again made whole. Good night, God bless.9,10,7 Eleamia was buried on 14 May 2004 in Stranton Grange Cemetery, Tanfield Road, Hartlepool, Durham, England.10

Child of Eleamia Greathead and Thomas William Lamplough

  • Kevin Lamplough

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1912/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 251.
  2. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 All Saints Church, Stranton register of baptisms 1910-1914 entry 860 page 51 By T Stanton.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 239.
  4. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com - England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - July 1993 N Cleveland District 3511B Reg K44 Ent 023 Dor 793.
  7. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  8. [S40045] Newspapers Hartlepool Mail 29 July 1993.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - May 2004 Hartlepool District 3511B Reg K65 Ent 290 Dor 504.
  10. [S40045] Newspapers Hartlepool Mail - 12 May 2004.

Jane Greathead

#1530, b. 7 September 1924, d. 1925
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Jane Greathead was born on 7 September 1924 in 32 Cuthbertson Street, Trimdon Foundry, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. Jane died in 1925 in Easington, Durham, England.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1924/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 919.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1925/Q1 Easington Volume 10a Page 521.

Thomas Greathead1

#1531, b. 6 May 1870, d. 12 February 1945
Last Edited=9 Feb 2016
Relationship
5th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Thomas came from the Bedale area of Yorkshire, his parents worked on farms. He was "sold" at age nine years to another farm in the Thirsk area. He became an expert on horses and moved to Durham.1

Thomas Greathead was born on 6 May 1870 in Yafforth, Yorkshire, England.2,3,4,5,6 He was the son of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley. In the census of 2 April 1871 in Ellerton on Swale, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mark Greathead.7 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Burrill Cum Cowling, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mark Greathead Thomas was a scholar.8 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Pott Hall, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as a farm servant of George Barker who was the head of household.9 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 43 Studley Road, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as a boarder with Robert pattison and family He worked as a Corporation labourer.10 He married Eliza Alton, daughter of ... Alton, on 3 January 1903 in St Aidens Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, after the banns had been read. The cermony was witnessed by Matthew Shepherd and Sussannah Shepherd. Thomas was a labourer, both Thomas and Ada stated they lived in Durham Street.11,12 Thomas was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England, Thomas was a colliery horsekeeper below ground living with his wife and family in their five roomed home.13 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Thomas was listed as living at 1 Tobin Street, Easington, Durham, England with his wife Eliza. Thomas was a retired underground horsekeeper.14 Thomas died on 12 February 1945 in 1 Tobin Street, Trimdon Station, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England, aged 74 from chronis brochitis, arteris sclerosis.15

Children of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton

Sources of Information

  1. [S1755] Letters between Thomas Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  2. [S1718] Emails between Dr David Greathead and Jan Cooper 2 October 1997 together with much information from David's wonderful book "A Passage to the Cape of Good Hope" David has since very sadly died.
  3. [S4500] Emails between Tony Goggins and Jan Cooper from 11 March 2003.
  4. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1870/Q2 Northallerton Volume 9d Page 500.
  5. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  6. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862a/006.
  7. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4876 Folio 30 Page 30.
  8. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4871 Folio 186 Page 2 FHL film 1342173.
  9. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4029 Page 7.
  10. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4642 Folio 181 Page 45.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 153.
  12. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 (John Walker - by Bert) Register of Marriages 1580-1837 page 37.
  13. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 180.
  14. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862A/006/36.
  15. [S47000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of death certificate 1945/Q1 Durham E Volume 10a Page 573.
  16. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 133.

Eliza Alton

#1532, b. 6 May 1882, d. 1962
Last Edited=9 Feb 2016
     Eliza Alton was born on 6 May 1882 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2,3 She was the daughter of ... Alton. She married Thomas Greathead, son of Mark Greathead and Elizabeth Lumley, on 3 January 1903 in St Aidens Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England, after the banns had been read. The cermony was witnessed by Matthew Shepherd and Sussannah Shepherd. Thomas was a labourer, both Thomas and Ada stated they lived in Durham Street.4,5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England, she was listed as the wife of Thomas Greathead.6 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Eliza was listed as living at 1 Tobin Street, Easington, Durham, England with her husband Thomas. Thomas was a retired underground horsekeeper.7 Eliza died in 1962 in Durham, England.8

Children of Eliza Alton and Thomas Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1798] Letters between Lynn Shearman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 May 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1882/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 170.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862a/006.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1903/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 153.
  5. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003 (John Walker - by Bert) Register of Marriages 1580-1837 page 37.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 180.
  7. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862A/006/36.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1962/Q1 Durham E Volume 1a page 461.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1906/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 133.

Alice Greathead

#1534, b. 21 September 1911, d. March 1995
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Alice Greathead was born on 21 September 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. She married John E Martin in 1934 in Easington, Durham, England, They had no children.2,3 Alice died in March 1995 in Durham, England, aged 83.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1911/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 888.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 874.
  3. [S28307] E-mails between Nicola Crutchley and Jan Cooper from 1 May 2012.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - March 1995 Durham East District No 4391 Reg No DE9C Ent no 133 Dor 395.

Eleanor May Greathead

#1535, b. 12 June 1920, d. October 2002
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Eleanor May Greathead was born on 12 June 1920 in 32 Cuthbertson Street, Trimdon Foundry, Wingate, Easington, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. She married Harry L Gibbs in 1945 in Durham, England.2 Eleanor died in October 2002 in Lincolnshire, England, aged 82.3

Children of Eleanor May Greathead and Harry L Gibbs

  • Margaret E Gibbs4
  • Elizabeth J Gibbs5

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1920/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 987.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q4 Durham E Volume 10a Page 1189.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 2002 Licoln District 6191A Reg No A66C Ent No 066 Dor 1002.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q4 Durham South Eastern Volume 1a Page 1095.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q1 Durham South Eastern Volume 1a Page 927.

Rose Hannah Greathead

#1536, b. 29 May 1918, d. October 1999
Last Edited=14 Feb 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Rose Hannah Greathead was born on 29 May 1918 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Rose was listed as living at 37 St Georges Road, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England She was working as a domestic servant for.2 She married Thomas Luke Scott in 1941.3 Rose died in October 1999 in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, aged 81.4

Children of Rose Hannah Greathead and Thomas Luke Scott

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1918/Q2 Easington Volume 10a Page 822.
  2. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3648B/003.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1941/Q3 Durham E Volume 10a Page 911.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 1999 Lichfield District No 732 Reg No 63C Ent 145 Dor 1099.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1946/Q2 Durham Eastern Volume 10a Page 809.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1953/Q2 Durham South Eastern Volume 1a Page 888.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1960/Q2 West Hartlepool Volume 1a Page 1594.

Thomas Greathead1

#1537, b. 17 January 1905, d. 16 March 1986
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Thomas Greathead was born on 17 January 1905 in 30 Cumberland Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.2,3 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. He was baptised on 2 February 1905 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.4,3,5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.6 He married Sarah E J Brown in 1930 in Easington, Durham, England, Thomas and Sarah had ten children, three of which died at birth.7,8 He was a coal miner in the Trimden area. His wife Sarah died on 1982 in Durham, England.9 Thomas died on 16 March 1986 in 32 Waveney Road, Peterlee, Durham, England, aged 81.10,11 The will of Thomas was proved on 1 May 1986 in Newcastle upon Tyne. His effects were described as not exceeding £40,000.11

Children of Thomas Greathead and Sarah E J Brown

Sources of Information

  1. [S1798] Letters between Lynn Shearman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 May 1997.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1905/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 171.
  3. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  4. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  5. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Records 1890-1905 FHL Film 1546294.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 180.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1930/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 870.
  8. [S1755] Letters between Thomas Greathead and Jan Cooper from 15 August 1996.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1982/Q4 N Cleveland Volume 3 Page 2686.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes - N Cleveland March 1986 3 - 3228 - 386.
  11. [S9] Wills Index in TNA and Probate Office 8652003108M.

George Greathead1

#1538, b. 30 April 1903, d. February 1990
Last Edited=6 Jun 2018
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     George Greathead was born on 30 April 1903 in 30 Cumberland Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.2,3,4,5 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. He was baptised on 21 May 1903 in Weslyan Methodists Church, Musgrave Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England.6,3,7 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.8 He married Maude Darby, daughter of Robert Darby and Mary Ann Aunger, on 28 December 1929 in St Paul's, Drag Hill, Langdale, Durham, England, Witnessed by Margaret Greathead and James Ringer. Maude lived at Trimden Foundry.9 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register George was listed as living at 16 Beech Grove, Easington, Durham, England with his wife Maude. And his brother William and a gentleman called Richard Turnbull. George was a coal mine filler working below ground.10 His wife Maude died on 1989 in Durham, England.11 George died in February 1990 in Durham, England, aged 86.12

Child of George Greathead and Maude Darby

  • Thomas George Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S1798] Letters between Lynn Shearman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 May 1997.
  2. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1903/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 182.
  3. [S15] E-mails between Grenville Davies and Jan Cooper from 7 February 2003.
  4. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD.
  5. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862b/007.
  6. [S6] Society of Genealogists.
  7. [S40010] Family History Resource File - Vital Records Index - British Isles/Australia CD Baptism records 1890-1905 FHL Film 1546294.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 180.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1929/Q4 Easington Volume 10a Page 866.
  10. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2862B/007/27.
  11. [S3] GRO Indexes - December 1989 Durham East 1-1338-1289.
  12. [S3] GRO Indexes - Durham East February 1990 1 - 1252 - 290.

Mary Sue Simmons1

#1539, b. 19 September 1896, d. 18 February 1954
Last Edited=25 Mar 2017
Mary Sue Greathead née Simmons
     Mary Sue Simmons was born on 19 September 1896.1 She was the daughter of Andy Simmons and Flora Lawson. She married Thomason Greathead, son of William Henry Greathead and Isabella Atkinson, on 17 November 1910 in McDowell County, West Virginia, USA, at her parents home after a licence had been issued.2,3 Mary and Thomason moved to Richmond Virginia. Mary died on 18 February 1954 in Richmond, Virginia, USA, aged 57.1 Mary was buried in 1954 in Maple Grove Cemetery, Cleves, Miami, Twp, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA, in Section 1, lot 111, grave 7.4

Child of Mary Sue Simmons and Thomason Greathead

Sources of Information

  1. [S9404] Emails between Roy and Nell Simmons and Jan Cooper from 13 September 2001.
  2. [S40000] Website http://sortedbyname.com
  3. [S7692] E-mails between Ann Shuttleworth and Jan Cooper from 11 November 2000.
  4. [S3940] Emails between Debbie Campbell and Jan Cooper from 3 August 2002.

Thomas Walter Greathead

#1540, b. 26 October 1917, d. 2006
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
     Thomas Walter Greathead was born on 26 October 1917 in 55 Northumberland Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1 He was the son of John Greathead and Eleamia Sarah Tabley. He was baptised on 26 November 1917 in All Saints, Stranton, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.2 He married Janet Reid in 1946 in George Square, Edinburgh, Midloathian, Scotland.3 His wife Janet died on 2003 in Edinburgh, Midloathian, Scotland.4 Thomas died in 2006 in Edinburgh, Midloathian, Scotland.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1917/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 216.
  2. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  3. [S40000] Website Scotlands People GRO 685/05 0051.
  4. [S40000] Website Scotlands People GRO 741/00 0027 age 87.
  5. [S40000] Website Scotlands People GRO 734/00 0111 aged 88.

Evelyn Greathead

#1541, b. 11 October 1913
Last Edited=29 Apr 2016
Relationships
2nd 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
     Evelyn Greathead was born on 11 October 1913 in 35 Beechwood Road, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.1 She was the daughter of William Greathead and Ada Lamplough. She married Joseph King, son of William King, on 3 August 1935 in Register Office, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Their marriage was witnessed by Evelyn’s sister Ada and future brother in law Robert Victor Legg.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Evelyn was listed as living at 45 Northumberland Street, West Hartlepool, Durham, England with her husband Joseph. Joseph was a blast furnace worker living with his wife, children and sister in law Ada Legg.3

Children of Evelyn Greathead and Joseph King

  • Sally King4
  • Ronald W King5

Sources of Information

  1. [S45000] General Records Office, I hold a copy of birth certificate 1913/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 266.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 416.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/2736C/009.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1937/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 229.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1938/Q3 West Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 224.

Mark Greathead1

#1544, b. 1908, d. 1934
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of Thomas Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 2 - Lifeboat and 1820 settlers Greathead families
     Mark Greathead was born in 1908 in Sedgefield, Durham, England.2 He was the son of Thomas Greathead and Eliza Alton. He was baptised in St Aidens Church, West Hartlepool, Durham, England.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 14 Rodwell Street, Trimdon Foundry, Easington, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Greathead.4 Mark died in 1934 in Easington, Durham, England.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S1798] Letters between Lynn Shearman née Greathead and Jan Cooper from 8 May 1997.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q3 Sedgefield Volume 10a Page 108.
  3. [S38] E-mails between Bert Wilson and Jan Cooper from 24 September 2003.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 30016 RG78 Piece 1734 Registration District 552 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 24 Schedule Number 180.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1934/Q3 Easington Volume 10a Page 552.

Sally Theaker

#1545
Last Edited=19 Oct 2004
     Sally Theaker married John Thomas Verrill, son of John Thomas Verrill and Mary Jane Verrill. John and Sally had no children, they brought up Sally's niece Miss Kathleen Turnbull who was a school teacher.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S20] Letters between Eileen Huby and Jan Cooper from 14 February 2001.

Hilda Verrill

#1546, b. 1896, d. 27 January 1973
Last Edited=19 Oct 2004
     Hilda Verrill was born in 1896. She was the daughter of John Thomas Verrill and Mary Jane Verrill. In the census of 31 March 1901 in High Street, Hinderwell, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Thomas Verrill.1 Hilda died on 27 January 1973.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - RG13 Piece 4563 Folio 31 Page 6.
  2. [S20] Letters between Eileen Huby and Jan Cooper from 14 February 2001.

Robert Patton

#1547, b. 1888, d. 7 February 1934
Last Edited=16 Jan 2005
     Robert Patton was born in 1888 in Runswick, Yorkshire, England. He died on 7 February 1934 at sea, he was crushed by falling between a lifeboat and boat.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S20] Letters between Eileen Huby and Jan Cooper from 14 February 2001.

Benjamin Hill

#1548, b. 23 December 1882
Last Edited=29 Jan 2017
     Benjamin Hill was born on 23 December 1882.1 He married Sarah Ann Verrill, daughter of John Thomas Verrill and Mary Jane Verrill, in 1911 in Whitby, Yorkshire, England.2 On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Benjamin was listed as living at 24 Bean Street, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England with his wife Sarah. Benjamin was a master shoe maker living with his wife and children.3

Children of Benjamin Hill and Sarah Ann Verrill

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q2 Whitby Volume 9d Page 961.
  3. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pastRG101/3141B/004.

Mary Verrill Hill

#1549, b. 27 November 1911
Last Edited=19 Oct 2004
     Mary Verrill Hill was born on 27 November 1911.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Hill and Sarah Ann Verrill.

Sources of Information

  1. [S20] Letters between Eileen Huby and Jan Cooper from 14 February 2001.

John Hill

#1550, b. 1913, d. 1917
Last Edited=19 Oct 2004
     John Hill was born in 1913. He was the son of Benjamin Hill and Sarah Ann Verrill. He died by drowning in the River Humber in 1917.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S20] Letters between Eileen Huby and Jan Cooper from 14 February 2001.